Terms & Conditions

To enter the video competition participants are invited to produce a video on their solution/plan for increasing awareness on the issue of the water crisis in Pakistan. The following are some guidelines when submitting:

  • The video must not exceed 5 minutes in length.
  • Participants are free to choose presentation styles and equipment as they see fit.
  • Upload or Submit a link of your documentary video during the registration.
  • The maximum file size is 1GB.
  • In English or Urdu only. (Please include subtitles)
  • Submitted videos shall be original and must not have been circulated earlier

Deadline: 1st March 2019


The review panel for the competition will comprise of a team of research scientists and experts from Pakistan. The review panel will select up to 5 finalists from all submissions received by the end of the submission deadline. The winner(s) will receive a Cash Prizes & Awards

Submitted videos will be assessed based on the following criteria, all of equal importance:

  • Accessibility for non-experts (could a non-expert understand it?)
  • Conceptualisation of the problem (how structured is it?)
  • Presentation style (how captivating is it?)
  • Originality (how creative is it?)

The production quality (image quality, quality of the support material or equipment etc.) will not be included in the selection criteria, as long as the resolution, light and sound quality allow the review panel to see and hear the performance clearly. Videos shot with smartphones, webcams and any video recording devices will all be accepted.

Intellectual property rights and disqualification:

By participation in this competition all participants declare that they hold the intellectual property rights to the research presented, or are explicitly allowed to present such research. Participants are responsible for ensuring their submissions and must not infringe copyrights. By participation in this competition all participants allow the organisers to publish the videos they have submitted at the day of the conference. Abusive and derogatory entries will be disqualified.

Terms & Conditions

Your videos may include, but are not limited to the following topics:

  • Current challenges and setbacks faced by policy makers/government
  • Problems with water distribution and the water mafia
  • Servicing and providing water in rural areas of Pakistan
  • Increasing water availability- using new technologies, desalination, etc
  • Water recycling and waste-water treatment
  • Cooperation of various sectors with the water sector
  • Innovation in agricultural methods
  • Water economics

Share Your Ideas !

The CodeBlue team would like to hear your ideas and solutions to solving the water crisis in Pakistan.
Create a short video and participate in our video contest for a chance to win Cash Prize & Award For Registrations, click on the link below.


Event Location

Habib University
Tariq Rafi Lecture Hall
Block 18, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Off Shahrah-e-Faisal Rd, Faisal Cantonment, Karachi, Sindh.

Contact Us

Email: codeblueconf@gmail.com
Contact: +92-3343352166