Website Terms & Conditions of Use

Acceptance of website Terms & Conditions of Use
By using this website you agree to abide by these Terms & Conditions. They may be amended or modified from time to time by posting the amended Terms & Conditions to this website.

If any of these Terms & Conditions is found to be invalid or unenforceable, that invalidity or unenforceability will not affect the remainder of the Terms & Conditions, which will continue in full force and effect.

Payment Terms
ADMA Payment Terms are 7 days from date of invoice or prior to the start of an event or course, whichever occurs first.

Cancellation/Refund Policy
Click here to find out more on ADMA's cancellation and refund policy. 

This website is operated by the Australian Computer Society (ACS) trading as the Association for Data-driven Marketing & Advertising (ADMA): ABN 53 156 305 487.  In the context of these Terms & Conditions, a reference to ADMA is also a reference to its various brands, including IAPA, D+T Collective and DGA.

Intended audience
All information provided on this website has been prepared in accordance with Australian law, and is intended for use by residents of Australia.  Persons residing outside of Australia use this website at their own risk, and should take into consideration the legislative requirements of their country of residence when accessing this website.  Should you choose to purchase products or services from ADMA, enter our competition or interact with us in any way you should satisfy yourself that doing so will not constitute a contravention of the laws of your country of residence.

Restrictions on use
All information provided on this website is general information only, and should not be relied upon in lieu of professional advice.  Any use of the material on this website by another person or organisation is at the user's own risk.

Intellectual property
All ADMA logos, brands and program names are used under licence by ADMA, or are owned by ADMA, unless otherwise stated.

All content on this website including logos, brand names, text, photographs, information, statistics, images and other material is protected by copyright, trademark and intellectual property laws in Australia.

ADMA’s logos must not be reproduced or used in any way unless ADMA provides its prior approval in writing.

Reproduction of any part of this website without the express permission of ADMA is illegal unless otherwise indicated.  Where reproduction is permitted, only one copy of the material may be made, and that copy may only be used for personal or non-commercial purposes.  Where reproduction is permitted you must not amend or edit the material in any way, and ADMA asserts its right to be recognised as the author.

Indemnity, disclaimer and limitation of liability
Whilst due care has been taken in the preparation of the content of this website we make no representations regarding the accuracy, currency or reliability of the information provided unless otherwise indicated, and note there may be errors, omissions and typographical errors contained in the material provided.

This website and the material it contains are provided on an as-is basis, and to the fullest extent permitted by law we disclaim all warranties.  In addition we do not warrant that this website is error free or that the website and/or the servers it is hosted on are free of viruses, Trojans or other malicious software.

ADMA and its employees, directors, officers, committee members, honoraries, research fellows, servants, agents, volunteers, contractors, subcontractors and collaborators will not be liable for any loss or damage other than that which cannot be excluded by law arising as a result of use of this website or reliance on any information provided on this website.

You agree to indemnify ADMA including its employees, directors, officers, committee members, honoraries, research fellows, servants, agents, volunteers, contractors, subcontractors and collaborators from any loss or damage which it may suffer as a result of your use of this website.

ADMA programs and merchandising
ADMA provides various services (Services) to its members and runs education and various  programs, events and functions (Programs).  Should you choose to participate in or attend any of these Programs you do so at your own risk. 

ADMA Services and Programs may have their own specific terms and conditions, which are separate and in addition to these website Terms & Conditions.  Where an inconsistency exists between the Service or Program Terms & Conditions and these website Terms & Conditions, the Service or Program Terms & Conditions will prevail.

ADMA may from time to time make available for purchase on its website/s certain ADMA merchandise.  Under the Australian Consumer Law (Schedule 2 to the Competition and Consumer Act 2010) a number of Consumer Guarantees may attach to goods purchased through ADMA’s websites from 1 January 2011 onwards.  Should you have any queries or concerns regarding goods purchased through our websites please contact our us by emailing [email protected], calling 02 9277 5400 or writing to Level 27, One International Tower, Barangaroo, Sydney NSW 2000.

Unless otherwise provided for, we expressly limit our liability for breach of a consumer guarantee to the provision of a full refund of the purchase price, or the repair or replacement of the goods or supply of equivalent goods at our sole discretion.
Unless otherwise stated, all prices listed on this website include GST where it is applicable.

Hyperlinks, advertising, sponsors & third-party content
This website may contain the content of third parties (Third Party Content).  This content may include, but is not limited to hyperlinks to external (third party) websites, paid advertisements and mention of partners and sponsors.  None of these things is to be taken as an endorsement, recommendation or approval of the third party, advertiser or sponsor or their products or services.  ADMA accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, currency or suitability or otherwise regarding Third Party Content.  Any use or reliance on such content is at your own risk and ADMA does not accept liability for any loss, damage, costs or expenses arising as a result of the use or reliance.

Where hyperlinks to third party websites are provided, ADMA makes no claims regarding the suitability or otherwise of the third party’s products or services to your needs, nor does it warrant the third party website is free of viruses, Trojans or other malicious software.

Should you have any queries, concerns or complaints regarding a third party’s website please refer your query, concern or complaint to the third party. ADMA logos must not be reproduced or used in any way unless ADMA provides its prior approval in writing.

Should you wish to provide a link to this website from another site you may do so provided you adhere to the following terms and conditions:

Terms & Conditions for providing a link to this website from another site:
Permission is granted to link to this website subject to the following terms and conditions:

  • No responsibility or liability lies with ADMA (or any employee, agent or servant) for any errors or omissions resulting from use of this website.
  • Under no circumstances should your site use the link to ADMA website to provide specific product or service endorsement or promotion. Nor should the link be placed to imply product or service endorsement or be associated with commercial interests.
  • ADMA reserves the right to withdraw permission to link to this website at any time and the above named organisation agrees to remove any link to this website on receiving such notice from ADMA.
  • No information, in whole or in part, is to be copied from the website without ADMA’s prior consent in writing.

ADMA Global Forum Smart Badge
You will be provided with a Smart Badge (“Badge”) to be used by you at the Event. While onsite at the event it is a requirement to wear the Badge to identify you as an authorised attendee. The Badge contains no personal information other than that printed on it. It contains technology allowing you to use it as a digital business card and electronic key to content. The organiser may require you to use it to gain access to sessions and areas of the event. Exhibitors, Sponsors, the event organiser and other authorised companies at the event may provide you with a way for you to use it to provide them with your details. You do so at your own risk and the organiser makes no representations or warranties about how those third parties may retain, use or disseminate your information. If your Badge is misplaced or lost, you will advise the information counter so it may be deactivated. After the Event it is safe to dispose of your Badge as you wish as it will no longer work.

Privacy & Security
ADMA respects your privacy. ADMA's Privacy Policy details how ADMA secures and deals with your personal information, including visits to this website.

Contact details
Should you have any queries or concerns regarding ADMA’s website Terms & Conditions please email [email protected] , call 02 9277 5400 or write to Level 27, One International Tower, Barangaroo, Sydney NSW 2000.

Last updated 12 December 2019