Terms & Conditions

When registering an account, it is necessary to accept the Terms & Conditions below.

These include:

  • All users must provide submissions that the user has created him/herself.
  • All users must provide personal information that is truthful and accurate.
  • Toyota Material Handling Europe reserves the right to exclude users at their sole discretion.
  • The winner is solely responsible for all applicable taxes related to the acceptance of the prize.

Intellectual Property Rights

The applicant warrants that the work submitted is his/her own creation and that the work does not include nor infringe any third-party intellectual property rights.

The applicant grants Toyota Material Handling Europe an exclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, unrestricted right to use the work free of charge for any purpose, such as (but not limited to) publish submitted work.

The applicant grants to Toyota Material Handling Europe an exclusive option to, by 31 July 2024, acquire the intellectual property rights to the work. If Toyota Material Handling Europe does not exercise the option, the intellectual property rights shall be vested in the applicant and the applicant shall be entitled to use his/her work as of 31 July 2024.

The applicant acknowledges that the know-how, which is already within Toyota Material Handling Europe when the work was submitted or, which at a later stage and independently from the work will be developed by Toyota Material Handling Europe or, which Toyota Material Handling Europe otherwise benefits from, can be used without restrictions and that such use will not infringe the applicant’s intellectual property rights.

Use of the Applicant’s Personal Data

Toyota Material Handling Europe will use the personal data you submit (name, contact details and the name of your university) in connection with the competition for the purpose of administering the competition, evaluating the work and for statistical purposes. Your name and the name of your university will also be used to check your status as a student. Names and university names of finalists will be communicated publicly in our different marketing channels.

If you have any questions with regard to the use of your personal data or want to amend your personal data, please contact Toyota Material Handling Europe Design Center at help@tldc.se.


The applicant hereby undertakes to keep secret and not to disclose to any third-party, and not to otherwise use the work submitted in this competition under these terms and conditions.

The applicant acknowledges that any disclosure to third parties of the confidential ideas included in the work may jeopardise the possibilities for registering the intellectual property rights to the work. In the event that the applicant has disclosed any such confidential ideas to third parties before submitting the competition entry, the applicant undertakes to inform Toyota Material Handling Europe immediately of the nature and extent of any such disclosure.

This non-disclosure undertaking shall remain valid until Toyota Material Handling Europe informs the applicant that Toyota Material Handling Europe will not exercise its option to acquire the intellectual property rights to the work according to section above.

No Reimbursement or Employment

Applicants are not entitled to any compensation or reimbursement for any costs. The applicant’s participation shall not constitute employment, assignment or offer of employment or assignment.