NFBPWC Event Registration - Terms and Conditions


This document sets out the terms and conditions between the National Federation of Business and Professional Women’s Clubs (NFBPWC) and you when you register for any event or conference organized by NFBPWC. By registering for an event or conference organized by NFBPWC you are agreeing to comply with these terms and conditions. You should read this document carefully.


Acceptance of policies and registration conditions

The following NFBPWC Registration Terms & Conditions (the “Terms & Conditions”) apply to all NFBPWC events. By completing the registration form you are accepting the Terms & Conditions contained herein. Should you not wish to accept the Terms & Conditions you should not register.

Submission of a registration is regarded as affirmation of your acceptance of the Event Terms & Conditions.

How we will use your information

NFBPWC is committed to data privacy and protecting your personal information. Information on how NFBPWC collects, processes, and uses your data is included in the NFBPWC Privacy Policy which is hereby incorporated into these Terms & Conditions.  Additionally, by submitting your email address during the event registration process, you agree that NFBPWC and its event partners may send you event-related information.  A valid email address is required for all registrations.

NFBPWC uses the personal data you provide in this registration for administering your participation in this event.  This may include information about the event’s content, event logistics, payment, updates, and additional information related to the event.

Nondiscrimination policy

NFBPWC prohibits discrimination, harassment, and bullying against any person for any reason—for example, because of age, ancestry, color, disability or handicap, national origin, race, religion, gender, sexual or affectional orientation, gender identity, appearance, matriculation, political affiliation, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Event code of conduct

NFBPWC is committed to providing professional meetings, events, webinars, and projects organized by NFBPWC. We are dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone attending or participating.

We do not tolerate harassment of people in any form, and we empower all participants in our community to actively engage in creating a friendly and safe environment for all.

The NFBPWC Code of Conduct is based on our world being rich in diversity, and embracing our differences, including in ability, age, color, ethnicity, race, family or marital status, sex, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy and related medical conditions, language, national origin, political affiliation, religion, socioeconomic status, veteran status, health status, and other dimensions of diversity.

Liability waiver & release

In consideration of being allowed to register for, and participate in the event, you hereby warrant and represent that you are age 18 or above and freely waive, release from liability, assume all risks, and covenant not to sue NFBPWC or its members, board members, agents, or volunteers for any expense, loss, damage, personal injury, including loss of life, illness, including but not limited to COVID-19, disability, property damage, or property theft or actions of any kind that you may hereafter suffer or sustain before, during, or after the event, unless said expense, loss, damage, personal injury, including loss of life, illness, disability, property damage or property theft or actions of any kind is caused by the sole, gross negligence of NFBPWC.  This Liability Waiver and Release is specifically binding upon your heirs and assigns and is knowingly given. 

Service as an invited speaker

If you agree to speak at an NFBPWC sponsored event, we may share your contact and biographical information with event attendees. Sometimes we may also request a photograph. In other cases, we post on the respective event website information such as your name, employer, physical work address, work email address, as well as a link to your company website and/or professional LinkedIn page available to the public. This is so that visitors to the event website, including event attendees and speakers, can contact you with questions and requests for more information, and to provide feedback if needed. Additionally, speakers may be asked to complete a release agreement or copyright form prior to their presentation. 

Usage of photographic and video material taken at NFBPWC events

To comply with global data privacy laws, NFBPWC imposes certain restrictions on the use of multimedia at its events (e.g. photography, video, audio, online streaming, and all future mediums).  An attendee is permitted to use hand-held cameras and/or smart phones to take photographs and capture digital images for personal (including posting to personal social media accounts), non-commercial use, provided the photography is not disruptive. Photographs may not be published, sold, reproduced, transmitted, distributed or otherwise commercially exploited in any manner whatsoever.

NFBPWC may hire professional service providers (photo/video/streaming/audio) to document and display the event experience.  NFBPWC may also use social media (e.g. Twitter) to: (i) post real-time photos and videos to its social media feeds; and (ii) display select submissions from those feeds on monitors throughout the event venue.  Attendees are encouraged to capture their event experiences and post their own social content from the event (text, photos, audio, video, streaming), provided it does not infringe upon the rights of any attendee, third party, or NFBPWC.  Such infringement would include, but is not limited to, defamation or infringement of intellectual property rights.  In the event an attendee requires a release or permission to protect the rights of a third party, obtaining such a release or permission shall be the sole responsibility of the attendee.   

By attending the event, you acknowledge and agree as follows: (a) NFBPWC may edit and use footage it captures at the event for marketing and promotional activities and for any other lawful purpose in the ordinary course of its business; and (b) due to the prevalence of mobile recording devices in today’s world, NFBPWC disclaims all liability for the capture of your image in any multimedia format by other attendees at the event.

General

NFBPWC reserves the right to change, amend, add or remove any of the above Terms & Conditions in its sole discretion and without prior notice. If one or more of the conditions outlined in these Terms & Conditions should become invalid, the remaining conditions will continue to be valid and apply. These Terms & Conditions apply to all event participants (attendees, speakers, sponsors, exhibitors).

The views expressed by any event attendee, speaker, exhibitor, or sponsor are not necessarily those of NFBPWC.  All attendees, speakers, exhibitors, and sponsors are solely responsible for the content of all individual or corporation presentations, marketing collateral, and/or advertising.

 

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