ELIGIBILITY: Participation is open only to life science professionals 18 years and older in France who completed and submitted the survey. Eligible participants will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win one of 10 power banks (value approx.. 5€) Healthcare professionals and Government Officials may not participate in this promotion. The term Healthcare professionals includes individuals (e.g. without limitation clinical or non-clinical physicians, dentists, podiatrists, optometrists, chiropractors, osteopaths and physicians assistants, nurses, technicians, research coordinators, administrators and purchasing personnel, etc.) and entities (including hospitals, rehabilitation centres, nursing facilities, home health agencies, clinics and group purchasing organisations, managed care organisations, (private) physician group practices, medical directors for health insurance organisations, etc.) and their employees and representatives who are involved in the actual provision of health care services. Government Official shall mean: (i) Any officer or employee of a government or any department, agency or instrument of a government; (ii) Any person acting in an official capacity for or on behalf of a government or any department, agency, or instrument of a government; (iii) Any officer or employee of a company or business owned in whole or part by a government; (iv) Any officer or employee of a public international organisation such as the World Bank or United Nations, the European Union or the World Health Organization; (v) Any officer or employee of a political party or any person acting in an official capacity on behalf of a political party; and/or (vi) Any candidate for political office. Void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws, regulations, or agency/institutional policy. Determination of eligibility is at Sponsor's sole discretion.
DURATION: The survey will be available online and can be answered between Thursday 1 October 2015 and Friday 13 November, 2015 by 12.00 p.m. CET.
WINNERS: Ten winners (each a 'Winner') will be randomly selected on Monday 16 November from all eligible entries received and the winners will be notified during the week of 16 November 2015. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
Thermo Fisher Scientific will send the prizes to the addresses that the winners submitted through the survey.
PRIZE: Each Winner will receive a power bank for mobile phones or other electronic devices (retail value approximately € 5). No cash or other substitutions are permitted, except by the Sponsor, which reserves the right to substitute the prize with one of equal value. No refunds or credits are allowed. All taxes on the prize and reporting thereof are the sole responsibility of the Winner.
By entering the prize-draw each participant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects.
PUBLICITY: Subject to the Winner's consent, Sponsor will publish the name of the Winner. The Winner consents to the use by Sponsor of Winner's name and image in Sponsor's press releases, announcements, or other marketing literature.
MISCELLANEOUS: The promotion is sponsored by Thermo Fisher Scientific, Unit 3 Fountain Drive Inchinnan Business Park, Paisley, PA4 9RF, United Kingdom. To obtain the name of the Winners, send a request with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Verena Schirrmacher, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Frankfurter Strasse 129B, 64293 Darmstadt, Germany. Employees of Sponsor and its affiliates, as well as their immediate family members and household members, are not eligible. All entries and their content become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. This prize draw shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of the UK without reference to its choice-of-law doctrines.