Web portal usage general terms and conditions
Engineering Ingegneria Informatica S.p.A., with a registered office in Rome, in Piazzale dell’Agricoltura no. 24, Tax Code and VAT number IT05724831002, (hereinafter also referred to as the “Company” or “Engineering) provides its Services to those who request, by registering, the access on the website called www.knowage-suite.com (also the ” Web portal”). These general conditions of use of the Web portal www.knowage-suite.com (hereinafter referred to as “Terms and Conditions of Usage”) constitute the set of rules and provisions governing access and usage of the Web portal. These Terms and Conditions of Usage are valid and effective towards any user, business or consumer who access and/or register on the Web Portal (collectively, “User” or “Users”).
2. Object of the Agreement
Through the Web Portal, The Company offers Users, free of charge, participation in webinars, seminars, conferences, training courses with technical-scientific content (hereinafter, individually “Event” and collectively “Events”).
In order to use the Web portal, the User must provide the requested personal data when registering to the Web portal. Registration is therefore essential and without it, the User will not be able to access the Event.
The User acknowledges that he is solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of his e-mail address and any access credentials. The User undertakes the obligation to immediately inform the Company of any loss or unauthorized use of its e-mail address and/or login credentials. The Company cannot be held responsible for any damages deriving from and/or connected to the failure to comply with this obligation.
The User declares to be aware that the Events organized by the Company (including any interaction, active or passive, of the User with the lecturers and/or other Users) will be subject to audio/video recording for the entire duration of the session. The User is also informed that, in order to participate in the Events, it is not mandatory to use the video recording systems installed on their personal devices (eg webcam) and that any activation and/or deactivation of the same is managed directly by the User.
In the event of a user’s violation of one or more terms of these Terms and Conditions of Usage, the Company has the right to prevent, at its sole discretion, the access to the Events and/or completion of any other action.
4. Personal data processing
The participation and registration to the Event results in the processing of the user’s personal data by the Company.
5. Intellectual Property
User is not granted any transfer of intellectual property rights on the contents hosted on the Web portal by the Company as a mere content intermediary, with the exception of public domain information or the contents for which the User has been authorized in writing by third parties. In particular, (by way of example) it is forbidden, in whole or in part, for the Users to use, reproduce, copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, download, license, insert into a database, use to create derivative works, transfer or sell anything that is the object of intellectual property owned by their respective owners.
Unless otherwise indicated, all information and materials accessible through the Web Portal, including but not limited to images, illustrations, graphics, photographs, videos, text, icons, designs and writings, and any other materials are copyrights, trademarks, distinctive signs or other intellectual property rights owned, controlled or authorized by their respective owners and are protected by copyright law.
It is forbidden to reproduce or transmit in any form or by any means, parts of texts or graphics from the Web portal without the written permission of its owner. Specifically, it is forbidden any electronic or mechanical reproduction or transmissions, such as photocopying, facsimile transmission, registration, re-adaptation or use of any storage and retrieval system of information.
Each published document may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information relevant to that single document.
Engineering is the owner of the Web Portal as well as of the Engineering trademarks.
6. Link to third party sites
The Web portal contains certain links to websites that allow the User to terminate his or her browsing on the Web portal and connect to other websites, pages and content of third parties.
Engineering hosts such links as a mere convenience for the respective third parties and this mere hosting does not, in any case, imply Company’s approval of the content to which the referred links lead.
The User is aware that the Company: does not control, examine, verify, approve or respond to any material, content, service provided for, and/or offered by third parties, including those of their suppliers and sub-suppliers on their respective websites and the websites connected to them; does not provide any guarantees and is not responsible for such materials, contents, services; the User is the only solely responsible for the materials, contents and services to which he accesses through third-party websites.
7. Duration – Unauthorized Use
The present Terms and conditions of Usage are valid and effective for an indefinite period of time.
The Company reserves the right to close the Web Portal, interrupt access and the usage of the Web portal and delete the data provided until the Portal is closed. The company may do so freely, without a need to provide any explanation, at any time and without any notice.
Without any prejudice to the right to terminate the present agreement in the cases prescribed by positive law or for the violation of these Terms and Conditions, the Company reserves the right to, at its sole discretion and without any notice, suspend or terminate, permanently or temporarily, access to and use of the Portal to the individual User, in the situation where the User: (a) does not provide or has not provided personal data that is up to date, complete, true, correct and legitimate; (b) engages in actions or behaviours that are illegal or, according to the opinion of Engineering, in a manner considered to be incompatible with the purpose of the Web portal and/or to the participation to the Events, (such as, but not limited to, transmission and / or exchange of computer viruses; sending or dissemination of advertising; chain mail or pyramid schemes; spamming or junk mailing; transmission and / or exchange and / or disclosure of illegal material or in any case of racist, libellous or defamatory, threatening, vulgar, obscene content); (c) violates or has violated these Terms and Conditions of Usage.
The Company will not be liable in any case to the User and third parties for the suspension/termination of the Web portal.
8. Limitation of Liability
The User acknowledges and agrees that the organization and availability of Events by Engineering (i) do not constitute any advice or recommendation nor are they intended to induce the User to perform or refrain from performing any action or behaviour, (ii) are made on an “as available” basis and with the express exclusion of all warranties, conditions and representations (including, by way of example, accuracy and completeness of the Events and any content, information and materials made available). Subject to the mandatory limits of the law, Engineering shall have no liability to the User in the event of a disservice, delay, malfunction, suspension and/or interruption of the usage of the Events as well as in relation to facts, conduct and circumstances not attributable to Engineering itself (such as infringement of intellectual property rights of third parties, the accuracy of the information, malfunctioning of the connection equipment used by the User or incorrect usage of the Web portal by the User) or, in general, the occurrence of force majeure or unforeseeable circumstances.
The User undertakes an obligation to indemnify the Company and does not hold it liable at any situation, at its first and simple request and without any exception, from all claims, requests, actions, costs, expenses (including legal ones) or charges that derive from the User’s failure to comply with the provisions of these Terms and Conditions of Usage, without prejudice to rights for other available remedies available to Engineering pursuant to these Terms and Conditions of Usage and/or the applicable legislation, including the ones with the regulatory nature.
9. Suspension and Interruption of Services
The Company reserves, without assuming any responsibility, the right to temporarily suspend the Services in case of congestion and/or overload of the system, as well as to guarantee ordinary and extraordinary maintenance. Where applicable and possible, The Company undertakes an obligation to inform the users about the planned temporary suspensions by means of a suitable notice on the Web portal.
10. Applicable law and competent court
These Terms and Conditions of Usage are governed and must be exclusively interpreted according to Italian law. All disputes arising from these Terms and Conditions of Usage, including those relating to its validity, interpretation, enforcement and resolution, or in any case connected to them, will be in the jurisdiction of the competent Court of Rome.
11. Updates of the General Conditions
The Company reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions of Usage at any time and to adapt them to supervening administrative, economic and/or technical-managerial needs and to the relevant changes in the applicable legislation, by notifying the User via Web portal publication.