Participants Terms and Conditions
1.Participation Fees, Payment Due Date, Changes to the Participation Fees
The Participant owes the Organizer payment of the participation fee. The participation fees named in the confirmation email encompass the delivery of event services as confirmed by the Organizer. There are no refunds for services only partially used. The participation fee is due upon receipt of the confirmation email. Participation is free for persons who have a promotional code. A promotional code can only be used once.
2.Non-attendance and Cancellations
In the event that the Participant wishes to cancel its ticket no refund will be given. Participants unable to attend, may nominate a Substitute at no extra cost, provided that they notify the Organizer of the change at least 5 working days prior to the event. If the Participant fail to notify the Organizer of the change the latter will charge an additional ticket for the Substitute. In the event of non-attendance the Participant will be liable for the full cost of the ticket.
3.Photography & filming
The Organiser reserves the right to take pictures and film in the conference areas. Participant’s image may appear without compensation in publications, on the web or in other printed or electronic materials related to the role and function of the Global Conference and of the Organiser. Participants who do not wish for their image to be used in this manner must notify us prior to the event.
By submitting registration details, Participants agree to allow the Organiser to contact Participants as required for the organisation and administration of the event. The contact details of registered Participants will be placed on the attendee list. This list will be provided to sponsoring companies and may be provided to all Participants for them to see who is at the event for the purpose of networking and meetings.
The Organiser reserves all rights to event documents (regardless in which form), translations, copies and reprints, excerpts as well. The event documents may not be reproduced, processed, copied, distributed or made public, even just excerpts, without prior written permission from the Organiser.
6.Jurisdiction and Attorney Fees
It is the Participant’s responsibility to comply with the local authority’s regulations.
This Agreement shall be governed and construed by the laws of Belgium. Should any legal action be commenced to resolve any dispute under the Agreement: (i) Participant hereby consents to venue and jurisdiction in the state court located in Brussels (location of premises), and agrees that no such action may be brought in a forum not located in Brussels; and (ii) the prevailing party shall be entitled to an award of litigation expenses (including, but not limited to, deposition costs and expert witness fees and expenses), interest, and reasonable attorney fees, in addition to any other remedy obtained.
Neither Organiser nor its agents or representatives will be responsible for any injury, loss, or damage that may occur to Participants or Participants’ property from any cause whatsoever. Under no circumstances shall Organiser or its agents or representatives be liable for (i) any special, indirect, incidental, or consequential loss or damage whatsoever, or (ii) any loss of profit, loss of use, loss of opportunity or any cost or damage resulting from any such loss. Organiser shall not be liable for failure to perform its obligations under the Agreement as a result of strikes, riots, acts of God, or any other cause beyond its control.
The conference is managed by EASE (“Organiser”) whose main office is at Avenue Adolphe Lacomblé 59/8, 1030 Brussels, Belgium. All matters not expressly covered in the Agreement are subject to the reasonable decision of the Organiser, which decision shall be final.