Disclaimer

About this Website

This Disclaimer applies to websites owned and operated by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia Limited (IPA, our or us) under the domain names ipa.webra3.com and infrastructurepipeline.org.au (Website), and to the information, graphics, text, software, functionality and materials (Material) on the Website. This Disclaimer is not intended to form a contract between you and IPA.

Nothing in this Disclaimer is intended to exclude, restrict or modify rights which you may have under any law (including the Australian Consumer Law) (Your Consumer Rights). Your Consumer Rights include the right for services to be fit for their specified purpose and to be provided with care and skill. You can find out more about Your Consumer Rights from consumer organisations and bodies such as the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission and State/Territory fair trading authorities.

Copyright and trade marks

Copyright in the Material is owned by, or licensed to, us or third parties.

Except where necessary for viewing the Material on the Website or your browser, or as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) or other applicable laws or this Disclaimer, no Material on the Website may be reproduced, adapted, uploaded to a third party, decompiled, reverse engineered, linked to, framed, performed in public, distributed or transmitted in any form by any process without the prior written consent of us or our licensor(s) (as appropriate).

Trade marks used on the Website are owned by, or licensed to, us or third parties. You must not use any trade marks on the Website without the trade mark owner’s consent.

Material on the Website

Unless expressly stated otherwise, the Material does not:

  • purport to provide you with personal advice of any kind;
  • take account of your particular requirements; or
  • constitute an offer or inducement to enter into a legally binding contract.

We use reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date Material on the Website. However, there may be errors in the Material, and we change Material (including this Disclaimer) from time to time without notice. Subject to Your Consumer Rights, we make no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of the Material, whether the information is up to date as at the date of your enquiry or its suitability for your particular purpose or any purpose.

All Material, data or software distributed by, downloaded or accessed from or through the Website is for general reference and interest only unless clearly indicated otherwise. Before taking or refraining from any action in reliance on the Material or the Website, you should make and rely on your own enquiries in relation to, and in evaluation of, the Material including any information, predictions, opinions and statements contained in the Website. Any graphics, photos, or illustrations used in relation to products on the Website may not be fully representative of the products described and should be used as a guide only.

If you believe that information on the Website is inaccurate or inappropriate, please contact us.

Third Party Links and Tools

The Website may contain links to third party websites. Our inclusion of these links is not intended to indicate that we sponsor or endorse the operators of or material on linked websites.

Certain tools, devices, software programs or other features (Tools) available on or through the Website may be provided by third parties. These Tools are provided or made available as a convenience to you. These Tools are not operated by us and we are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content, availability, accuracy, adequacy, timeliness, validity, copyright compliance, legality, decency, quality, completeness or any other aspect of these Tools.

Availability of the Website

The Website is subject to interruption, breakdown, viruses, delays, interception, interference and other errors involving communications networks, computer systems, servers, providers, computer equipment and software.

We reserve the right, without notice and in our sole and absolute discretion, to discontinue, suspend or terminate any service offered by or through the Website as well as the Website at any time.

In relation to any device which you use to access the Website, we recommend that you obtain and maintain up-to-date virus, security and intrusion prevention and scanning software which is specifically designed for all devices you use to access the Website.

User Conduct

We do not authorise you to (either yourself or through any third party):

  • use any robot, spider, screen scraper, data aggregation tool or other automatic device or process to process, monitor, copy or extract any Material on the Website without our prior written permission;
  • use any device, software, process or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website;
  • take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure or bandwidth of the Website;
  • reverse engineer, reverse assemble, decompile, or otherwise attempt to discover source code or other arithmetical formula or processes in respect of the software underlying the infrastructure and processes associated with the Website; or
  • upload, email or transmit Material, or engage in conduct, which is illegal, harmful, threatening, abusive, offensive, deceptive, fraudulent or in breach of any person’s rights, including transmitting Material which contains viruses, worms, Trojan horses.

We may report potentially unlawful conduct to police and other relevant authorities.

We do not encourage you to send confidential information or protected Material to us through the Website. Any such Material will be treated as non-confidential, non-proprietary and unprotected information unless we otherwise agree.

Limitation of Liability

To the maximum extent permitted by law, we exclude completely all liability to any person for loss or damage of any kind (however caused, including by negligence) arising from or relating in any way to any Material on the website or the use of or access to the Website. Where any law implies a warranty into this Disclaimer which may not lawfully be excluded, then to the maximum extent permitted by law, our liability for breach of the warranty will, at our option, be limited to the supply of the services again or the payment of the cost of having them supplied again.

Terms and Conditions

Attendee Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend an event, a replacement delegate may be sent in your place at no extra charge. Notification must be made in writing and received prior to the event commencing. 

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia does not provide refunds for cancellations made less than 1 week prior to the event.

Should you wish to cancel your registration prior to the 1-week cancellation policy, we will refund your registration fee. Any cancellation must be made in writing and sent by email.

Change of Program Content

Whilst Infrastructure Partnerships Australia will endeavour to ensure that conference programs are correct at the time of the event, we may need to alter the program prior to or during the event and reserve the right to do so at any time without notice. We also reserve the right to postpone or cancel events should we consider it necessary or appropriate to do so (in which case, refunds will be provided). Infrastructure Partnerships Australia is not responsible for any loss or damage suffered by any party as a result of the program content and any changes thereto, substitution, alteration, postponement or cancellation of an event. 

Please note: not all speakers choose to provide presentation papers.

Payment

All payment is required either at the time of booking or within 7 days of an invoice being issued. If paying via EFT, a remittance advice is needed in order for the registration to be processed. If booking within 7 days of the event start date, payment is required at time of booking.

Last updated: 2 February 2017

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia Limited