Disclaimer

1. GENERAL

By accessing and using the website you express your explicit agreement with the following general terms and conditions (“General Terms of Use“). These General Terms of Use apply to this website as well as to all internet and other online and mobile initiatives of ESSMA VZW, a non-profit association under Belgian law, with registered office at Tiensesteenweg 168 H, box 602, 3800 Sint-Truiden, Belgium, registered in the Register of Legal Entities under enterprise number 0842.785.389 (RLE Antwerp, Hasselt section) and ESSMA Services NV, a limited liability company under Belgian law, with registered office at Tiensesteenweg 168 H, box 602, 3800 Sint-Truiden, Belgium, registered in the Register of Legal Entities under enterprise number 0664.650.334 (RLE Antwerp, Hasselt section) (hereinafter referred to as “we/us”). Upon your first visit to the website, you will also be asked to confirm that you have noted these Terms of Use and that you accept its content.

If a provision of these General Terms of Use is not applicable, invalid or contradicts with a provision of mandatory law, this non-applicability or invalidity will not affect the validity and applicability of the other provisions of these General Terms of Use.

You acknowledge that the Terms of Use and use of this website do not result in any legal partnership being created between you and us.

2. CHANGES

We reserve the right to modify these General Terms of Use and to alter or delete material from the website at any time and without explicit notification. Therefore, it is recommended to a user to read these General Terms of Use at each visit to the website. If any significant changes are made to the Terms of Use, you will be asked to confirm again that you have noted these Terms of Use and that you accept the content.

3. THE SCOPE OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE WEBSITE

This website is intended to provide general information about us and our activities, as well as general knowhow and content about stadium infrastructure. Furthermore, we offer a platform to stadium professionals where they can share, learn and discuss topics related to our areas of expertise: Stadium Development, Operations & Ticketing, Sustainability & Smart Stadiums, Safety & Security, Fan Entertainment & Hospitality and Pitch Management. Although we are making every effort to provide the information which we think is current and correct, we do not guarantee the adequacy, accuracy, completeness or actuality of that information, nor that the website is comprehensive or suitable for use for a particular purpose. Neither do we guarantee a continuous access to the website, nor the absence of malfunctions or the proper functioning of the website. Nothing in this website may be considered to be an offer to purchase or sell products or services, nor to conclude an agreement, unless otherwise stated. However, when services are offered explicitly for sale, you must be aware that the information, especially on products offered for sale, may be changed without prior notice.

The purchase of our services is subject to separate conditions. We cannot be held liable for the absence of specific information on the website, the content of this website, or the use of the website.

4. VIRUSES AND CRIMES

We undertake reasonable efforts to protect our website from viruses, hacking-attacks, or other computer crimes, but do not guarantee the absence of viruses, hacking attacks, or other computer crimes.

5. HYPERLINKS

Our website may contain hyperlinks to third party websites. These are displayed only to inform the user. We have no control over the content of these websites and cannot be held liable for the existence of these websites or for the information contained therein. In addition, the existence of these hyperlinks do not imply that we agree with the content of these websites, and the inclusion of these hyperlinks do not imply any cooperation between us and the operators of these websites.

6. EXONERATION CLAUSE

The information, products and services contained in this website may contain technical and substantive inaccuracies or typing errors. This information is periodically the subject of changes. We and/or our suppliers may make changes to this website at any time. Do not make any important decisions based on information received through this website. Please consult a qualified professional person to receive specific advice tailored to your situation. Except in the case of intent or fraud, and as far as possible within the scope of applicable law, we cannot in any event be held liable through unlawful act, contractual or product liability, for any direct, indirect or incidental damage (including however not limited to loss of profits, savings or professional opportunities, loss of data, business damage, company stagnation or personnel costs), even if it arises from a serious error or repeated error caused by i) the website, including its unavailability or the technical operation; ii) information or content of the website; (iii) viruses, hacking-attacks and other computer crimes; or iv) the content and use of websites to which the hyperlinks on the website refer, and that even if we or one of our suppliers was notified of the possibility of such damage. Any use of this website is therefore entirely at your own risk. If you do not agree to all or part of this website or you disagree with the General Terms of Use, your sole right of recourse is to no longer use this website.

7. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The website including texts, layouts, graphics, presentation, logos, software, and other components of this website is protected by our intellectual property rights, including but not limited to copyright, ancillary rights, database rights and trademarks. Reproduction, dissemination, sale, distribution, publication, adaptation, translations, editing and use for commercial purposes of all or part of this website is prohibited, except with our prior and written permission.