Termos of Use

This website is owned by the consortium AMCC – Aveiro Media Competence Center, PCI · Creative Science Park Aveiro Region, Via do Conhecimento, Edifício Central, 3830-352 Ílhavo, hereinafter the “AMCC”, and its use is regulated by these Terms of Use.

Acceptance of Terms of Use

The Website user (“User”) acknowledges that by using this website, he/she accepts these Terms of Use. 

Changes to Terms of Use

The AMCC reserves the right to, at any time, without prior notice and with immediate effect, alter, add, update or partially or totally eliminate these Terms of Use.
The User should consult these Terms of Use periodically, to confirm whether any updates or changes have been made.
If you do not agree to any of the terms of use, you must not use the website. 

Access to the Website

You do not have to register to access the website. The AMCC has the exclusive right to suspend access to the website, in whole or in part, in particular (but not exclusively) during management, maintenance, repair, alteration or modernization operations. The AMCC may also choose to terminate the website or any of the services, either permanently or temporarily, partially or totally, without prior notice and at any time. 

Use of the Website

Use of the Website is subject to compliance with the following rules:

  • Do not use the Website to send or make available any content that may be illegal, false, misleading, threatening, malicious, abusive, defamatory, injurious, invasive of privacy, racially, ethically or morally objectionable, harmful or offensive to human dignity or harmful to minors, or that may negatively affect the image of the AMCC;
  • Do not use the website to send or make available information or content that belongs to third parties and that you do not have the right to use, such as that protected by third-party copyright or containing third-party personal data;
  • Do not use the website to make available or transmit any type of material that contains or may contain viruses, worms, defects, Trojan horses or other items including computer codes, files or programs that are likely to interrupt, destroy or limit the operation of any equipment or computer system (hardware or software) or communications equipment;
  • Do not use or exploit the website, including its contents, materials, features or resources (all content made available may be accessed for personal use only) for commercial purposes or others that are in any way subject to payment;
  • Do not remove any copyright, trademark or right of ownership notice;
  • Do not impersonate any person or entity, including but not limited to a person in charge of the Foundation; do not provide guidance to or welcome anyone as a host, or falsely attest to being affiliated or related to any person;
  • Do not make available or transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized content such as SPAM;
  • Do not collect, store, make available, transmit, use or reproduce information about other Users (including Usernames and/or e-mail addresses) for unauthorized purposes.

In general, the User must navigate the website in a responsible, prudent and careful manner, and should not disturb or degrade the continuity, integrity and quality of the features and functionality of the website. The User acknowledges that it uses the website at his/her own risk and is solely responsible for any damage caused to its system and/or computer equipment or for other damages or losses, including loss or damage to data, resulting from the use of materials, content or information obtained, in any way, through the website.
Users also acknowledge that if they provide information (identification and contact details), the AMCC will do everything in its power to ensure information security, but will not be responsible for the processing of such information by third parties, nor will is it possible to exclude the risks involved in open data browsing.  

Credits to Third Parties 

Some of the images on this website were obtained from the FreePik image bank (www.freepik.com)

My AMCC Account

Users may access the website as visitors.
Users can, for example, view general information on the activities of the AMCC and consult the agenda.
Users may choose to create a personal account (“AMCC Account”) to access certain features and elements of the website – in which case, it will be necessary to provide personal data, to be processed in accordance with the Privacy and Cookies Policy.
Users must keep the access data to their AMCC Account as confidential and must not disclose it to third parties or navigate under conditions that allow said third parties to decode or copy it. Should Users forget their access data to their AMCC Account, they must request the creation of a new password directly on the website.
The AMCC Account may be canceled by the AMCC, in the event of breach of the rules applicable to the use of the website (namely the Terms of Use and the Privacy and Cookies Policies).
The AMCC will send you an e-mail informing you that your account has been canceled, using the contact e-mail address indicated by you when creating the AMCC Account. The AMCC is not responsible, directly or indirectly, for any damages arising from the cancellation of your My Gulbenkian Account.
Users may request the cancellation of their AMCC Accounts at any time, by sending an email to this effect, addressed to [email protected].

Questions

Should you have any questions about these Terms of Use, please send us your query to [email protected] , use the contact details indicated in the “contacts” field on the main page of the website, or send a letter to the AMCC.

Applicable law
The website’s Terms of Use shall be governed by Portuguese law. 

Competent court

All issues and disputes that may arise regarding these Terms and Conditions shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Lisbon District Court, with express waiver of any other.