Support Trinidad in the Microsoft Imagine Cup
- Good day all,
As some of you may know, my team will be representing Trinidad and
Tobago, and the rest of the Caribbean in the Microsoft Imagine Cup
competition (more details at www.imaginecup.com ).
There is currently a "People's Choice Award" round, which requires
voting to decide the winner.
Our team has moved from #1 in the world, to #9, and back up to #5. This
goes to show that we have the support of the entire Caribbean!
What I am asking is if you all can help spread the word and get people
to vote for this Technological Advancement in Education.
I have attached a flier which you can post in your
libraries, labs and staff rooms to encourage students and teachers to
Additionally I will be providing the instructions for the voting
There is a 1 minute video and a description of our solution (the video
requires Silverlight to be installed, so it may not show up on SEMP
Additionally i have uploaded a bookmark to our project page (which can
be placed in your student and teacher shares for easy access).
Steps for voting:
- Log on to our project page using the book mark ( http://imaginecup.com/worldwide-finals/peoples-choice-award/view-and-vote.aspx?r=6261
-Go to www.imaginecup.com/pca and select Trinidad and
Tobago from the "Country/Region" drop down. Then select Team Codec's
- Wait for the area under the video to complete loading, and type the
words seen in the top box, into the bottom box. (There is a space
between the words.)
- Then click the "Like!" button
- you will be redirected to a page asking you to authenticate or log in
with either a hotmail, yahoo, gmail, facebook or twitter account.
- Once you log in with the account of your choice, you will be
redirected to the project page, which will now say that you vote has
-That's it! You may vote again using a different authentication account.
You must however close the browser and re-open it to vote again from
the same computer.
Thank you for any help, and feel free to ask questions :)
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