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App Terms and Conditions

 1. INTRODUCTION

Welcome to our application (the “App“). This App is published by or on behalf of IMEC International (“imec” or “We” or “Us“) a legal entity set up under Belgian law as a “stichting van openbaar nut”, registered in Belgium under the number of legal entities 0817 807 097), whose registered office at Kapeldreef 75, B-3001 Leuven, Belgium.

By downloading or otherwise accessing the App you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms“). If you have any queries about the App or these Terms, you can contact Us by any of the means set out in paragraph 11 of these Terms. If you do not agree with these Terms, you should stop using the App immediately.

2. GENERAL RULES RELATING TO CONDUCT

The App is currently made available free of charge for your own, personal use. The App must not be used for any commercial purpose whatsoever or for any illegal or unauthorised purpose. imec reserves the right to amend or withdraw the App, or charge you for the App or service in accordance with these terms and conditions, at any time and for any reason. When you use the App you must comply with all applicable Belgian laws and with any applicable international laws, including the local laws in your country of residence (together referred to as “Applicable Laws”).

You agree that when using the App you will comply with all Applicable Laws and these Terms. In particular, but without limitation, you agree not to:
(a) Use the App in any unlawful manner or in a manner which promotes or encourages illegal activity including (without limitation) copyright infringement; or
(b) Attempt to gain unauthorised access to the App or any networks, servers or computer systems connected to the App; or
(c) Modify, adapt, translate or reverse engineer any part of the App or re-format or frame any portion of the pages comprising the App, save to the extent expressly permitted by these Terms or by law.
You agree to indemnify imec and its group companies in full and on demand from and against any loss, damage, costs or expenses which they suffer or incur directly or indirectly as a result of your use of the App otherwise than in accordance with these Terms or Applicable Laws.

3. CONTENT

The copyright in all material contained on, in, or available through the App including all information, data, text, music, sound, photographs, graphics and video messages, the selection and arrangement thereof, and all source code, software compilations and other material (“Material“) is owned by or licensed to imec or its group companies. All rights are reserved. You can view, print or download extracts of the Material for your own personal use but you cannot otherwise copy, edit, vary, reproduce, publish, display, distribute, store, transmit, commercially exploit, disseminate in any form whatsoever or use the Material without imec’s express permission.

The trademarks, service marks, and logos (“Trade Marks“) contained on or in the App are owned by IMEC or its group companies or third party partners of imec. You cannot use, copy, edit, vary, reproduce, publish, display, distribute, store, transmit, commercially exploit or disseminate the Trade Marks without the prior written consent of imec or the relevant group company or the relevant third party partner of imec.

4. LINK TO THIRD PARTIES

The App may contain links to websites operated by third parties (“Third Party Websites“). imec may monetise some of these links through the use of third party affiliate programmes. Notwithstanding such affiliate programmes, imec does not have any influence or control over any such Third Party Websites and, unless otherwise stated, is not responsible for and does not endorse any Third Party Websites or their availability or contents.

5. PERSONAL DATA: IMEC PRIVACY POLICY

Imec and you are to comply with the provisions of the Belgian law of December 8, 1992 on Privacy Protection in relation to the Processing of Personal Data as modified by the law of December 11, 1998 implementing Directive 95/46/EC.
By using the App you acknowledge and agree that imec collect and use information about you. On registration you must provide imec with accurate, complete registration information and it is your responsibility to update and maintain changes to that information on the applicable imec.com registration or subscription pages. imec is entitled to rely on any information you provide to us.

Imec reserves the right to modify at any time the terms of its policy on the use of personal information, complying with the protection of privacy law and electronic documents. These amendments, additions and deletions will be immediately effective after notification. The use of our website or our services after such notification will mean that you agree to these amendments, additions or deletions.

In the framework of its activities, imec is likely to collect the following information: (i) personal information about you: surname and first name, gender, address, date of birth and email address ; (ii) technical information : IP address, nature of the browser, of the smarpthone, operating system, geographical situation, and any other information that can be used for assessment, analysis or marketing purposes. 

By using this website and imec’s services, you entitle imec to collect the abovementioned information data and you consent to the use of such information for the purposes contemplated and foreseen by imec’s professional activities. Your data will be kept on a confidential and secured basis.

6. DISCLAIMER / LIABILITY

USE OF THE APP IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE APP AND THE SOFTWARE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW: (A) IMEC DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY WHATSOEVER, WHETHER ARISING IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE IN RELATION TO THE APP; AND (B) ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS RELATING TO THE APP (WHETHER IMPLIED BY STATUE, COMMON LAW OR OTHERWISE), INCLUDING (WITHOUT LIMITATION) ANY WARRANTY, TERM OR CONDITION AS TO ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, FITNESS FOR PURPOSE OR ANY SPECIAL PURPOSE, AVAILABILITY, NON INFRINGEMENT, INFORMATION ACCURACY AND INTEROPERABILITY ARE, AS BETWEEN IMEC AND YOU, HEREBY EXCLUDED. IN PARTICULAR, BUT WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO THE FOREGOING, WE ACCEPT NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY TECHNICAL FAILURE OF THE INTERNET AND/OR THE APP; OR ANY DAMAGE OR INJURY TO USERS OR THEIR EQUIPMENT AS A RESULT OF OR RELATING TO THEIR USE OF THE APP. YOUR STATUTORY RIGHTS ARE NOT AFFECTED.

Imec will not be liable, in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), under statute or otherwise, as a result of or in connection with the App, for any: (i) economic loss (including, without limitation, loss of revenues, profits, contracts, business or anticipated savings); or (ii) loss of goodwill or reputation; or (iii) special or indirect or consequential loss.
Nothing in these Terms shall be construed as excluding or limiting the liability of imec or its group companies for death or personal injury caused by its negligence or for any other liability which cannot be excluded by the Belgian law.

7. SERVICE SUSPENSION

Imec reserves the right to suspend or cease providing any services relating to the apps published by it, with or without notice, and shall have no liability or responsibility to you in any manner whatsoever if it chooses to do so.

8. ADVERTISERS IN THE APP

We accept no responsibility for adverts contained within the App. If you agree to purchase goods and/or services from any third party who advertises in the App, you do so at your own risk. The advertiser, not imec, is responsible for such goods and/or services and if you have any queries or complaints in relation to them, your only recourse is against the advertiser.

9. TERMINATION

Imec may terminate the use of the App at any time. Upon any termination, (a) the rights and licenses granted to you herein shall terminate: (b) you must cease all use of the App.

10. GENERAL

These Terms (as amended from time to time) constitute the entire agreement between you and imec concerning your use of the App.

Imec reserves the right to update these Terms from time to time. If it does so, the updated version will be effective immediately, and the current Terms are available through a link in the App to this page. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms so that you are aware of any changes to them and you will be bound by the new policy upon your continued use of the App. No other variation to these Terms shall be effective unless in writing and signed by an authorised representative on behalf of imec.

These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Belgian law and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Brussels, Belgium.

If any provision(s) of these Terms is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, then such provision(s) shall be construed, as nearly as possible, to reflect the intentions of the parties (as reflected in the provision(s)) and all other provisions shall remain in full force and effect.

Imec’s failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by imec in writing.

11. CONTACT US

You can contact imec at Kapeldreef 75, B-3001 Leuven, Belgium telephone 0032 (0)16 28 12 11, email: info@imec.be