The IWNG website www.IWNG.nl (“Website”) has been designed for the purpose of providing information to its users (who are not a member of IWNG) and members (“Users”).
These Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) set forth the terms and conditions governing the access, use and/or registration to our Website by the Users. By accessing, using and/or registering to our Website, you, as a User, agree to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms, please do not use our Website.
Users will also be subject to such other guidelines, notices, rules and regulations from time to time by other means of communication (“Additional Terms”). If these Terms are inconsistent with the Additional Terms, the Additional Terms will take precedence.
1.1 Any person can apply via our Website as a member subject to your compliance with these Terms and approval from management of IWNG.
1.2 If you apply by yourself or when you are invited directly by IWNG for a membership, you must complete the entire registration process, by submitting a recent portrait photo of yourself and paying the required contribution, to register you as a member. A membership is entered for a full period of 1 year (12 months).
1.3 The payment of the annual contribution is exclusive of 21% VAT. is made by way of a bank transfer.
1.4 The new member will receive an email confirmation together an invoice.
1.5 If a member provides any incorrect or misleading information which resulted in additional costs to IWNG, the member must immediately reimburse IWNG the costs upon request. IWNG reserves the right to take such appropriate actions as it deems fit, permanently or for a specified period of time, including suspending the membership or the registration of the membership, until the reimbursement is received by IWNG.
1.6 The user accepts and agrees that it is impossible for IWNG to guarantee a 100% service with the current technology with regard to maintenance, safety aspects and external influences, such as disruptions in public networks, power failures, which can result in the temporary interruption of IWNG service.
2. Guarantees by Member
2.1 Member guarantees and declares that all data provided by her is accurate and complete in all respects. Member must report changes without delay so that the data is accurate and stay up to date.
2.2 Member cannot use pseudonyms or fake names or impersonate any other person.
2.3 Member also declares and guarantees that:
• she is 18 years and older at the time of registration
• she is using the website exclusively for our services
2.4 A person can only register once at IWNG, therefore she has only one (1) profile.
2.5 Member must conform to all Additional Terms when participating in any events.
2.6 Member is obliged to verify the data of the other members personally. By making a personal photo and/or the company logo and all input fields compulsory and available, IWNG tries to contribute to making its members recognizable. However, IWNG cannot guarantee the correctness and completeness of the information provided by its members.
3. Obligations of Members
3.1 Member is obliged to not give misleading, incorrect information in her profile and this applies to the provision of information to other members.
3.2 Personal photos of the member must be recent and must not be older than two (2) years. The photo must clearly represent the member.
3.3 Member agrees with IWNG and the other members that she:
• will strictly adhere to the statutory regulations and Additional Terms issued by IWNG.
• no abusive language addressed to IWNG and/or its members, partners, associates and affiliates.
• will not share pornographic content or any other content in violation of the law.
• will not carry out nor submit any form of advertising, promotion, offering or distribution of any product or service without IWNG’s approval. IWNG will coordinate content if IWNG would implement a forum or such on the Website, she agrees to follow the related Additional Terms.
• will not spam nor attempt to collect email addresses from other members without their consent.
• will not use content that is protected by law or regulations (including: copyright, trademark, patents or patent pending), without being entitled to it nor advertise, promote, offer or distribute services prohibited by law or regulation or are protected by law or regulation. She is refrained from promoting pyramid games or any other form of unfair competition, including aggressively commercial acquisition and including but not excluded to, among others chain letters, and/or similar concepts/techniques.
4. Member Materials
4.1 Member hereby grants IWNG, for the sole purposes of displaying your Member Materials (being all the information submitted to IWNG as member) to other members, an unrestricted, assignable, sublicensable, revocable, royalty-free, fully paid up license throughout the world to reproduce, distribute, publicly display, transmit, communicate to the public, publicly perform on a through-to-the-audience basis, create derivative works from, and otherwise use and exploit (collectively, “Use”) all Member Materials you upload to or through the Website through any media and formats now known or hereafter developed.
4.2 Member further grants IWNG a royalty-free license to Use her name, image, voice, and likeness (and that of any person identifiable you post to the Website) made available by you or on your behalf through the Website in conjunction with the rights you grant in Article 4.1.
5. Prohibited actions by Users
5.1 Users are prohibited to take any of the following actions:
• Any use of technology, software, scripts, robots, crawlers or spiders in relation to the use of the Website is not allowed. Any exhibition, copy or distribution of content (including these Terms and any policies), logo or images of IWNG via prints screen or other techniques are not allowed.
• SPAM, or e-mail bombs or any other action by a user that has an impact on the performance of our Website is inadmissible.
5.2 All aforementioned matters will go under observation and legal measures are followed up.
6. Termination and Renewal of Membership
6.1 The membership is entered into for a period of 1 year (12 months). Member can cancel their membership by email or registered letter up to 5 (five) business days before the expiration date without any reason. Confirmation of the cancellation will be sent to member’s specified e-mail address.
6.2 IWNG can immediately terminate the contract unilaterally if:
• member does not comply with the applicable laws, these Terms and/or the Additional Terms, or is negative about IWNG to third parties or other members.
• the reputation of the service offered by IWNG is substantially compromised by member (if, for example, it appears that member has occurred differently, false name, company or position used in registration, or demonstrably not integer or is involved or appears to be involved in criminal activities, or has a criminal conviction)
6.3 If member violates any of the items, IWNG is also entitled to:
• warn member
• to put member (temporarily or permanently) on non-active
• remove member-posted content
7. No Refund of Membership
7.1 Members are not entitled to any refund when her membership is cancelled or terminated on any reason whatsoever.
7.2 A member may cancel her membership at any time.
8. Responsibility of Users
8.1 Our Website may contain images of and links that may take Users to third party websites. IWNG has not reviewed any of these third party websites, and IWNG does not control nor is responsible for these websites or their content or availability. IWNG therefore does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If Users decide to access any of the third party websites, you do so entirely at your own risk.IWNG is not Linked external channels to IWNG as linked websites are also independently responsible for content provided by third parties or members.
8.2 Users acknowledge and agree that it is impossible for IWNG to guarantee a 100% service with the current technology with regard to maintenance, safety aspects and external influences, such as disruptions in public networks, power failures, which can result in the temporary interruption of IWNG service. IWNG is not responsible to Users on any basis (whether in contract, statute, tort (such as negligence) or otherwise) for any loss, damage or omission in any way arising from such interruption.
8.3 User can report about any User who do not comply with the laws, these Terms and/or the Additional Terms by using our contact form.
9.1 All of the content available on the Website, notably photographs, written text, slogans, drawings, images, and animated sequences (with or without audio), as well as any and all intellectual creations integrated into the Website are owned by IWNG or third parties which have authorized IWNG to use them. Consequently, all reproduction and representation rights related to such content are strictly reserved, and any reproduction or representation thereof is subject to the prior written permission of IWNG.
9.2 Any reproduction, representation, use, adaptation or modification – by any process or media – of all or part of the website without the prior written permission of IWNG is strictly prohibited and would constitute an offense of copyright infringement.
10.1 User agrees to indemnify IWNG for all claims, actions, losses and liabilities, including legal costs that are the result of any act, omission or negligence by User and from which IWNG is held liable.
10.2 If it appears that the content provided by User violates any rights IWNG will remove information/content without any notice nor conflict.
11.1 The only intention IWNG is to foster personal connections and business networking between women- we organise workshops, events and other networking activities. In no way will IWNG participate in any communication between the members. In no way will IWNG be liable for the execution of agreements concluded between members. IWNG does not give guarantees or sureties to members for successfully approaching another members via IWNG.
11.2 IWNG cannot be held liable in any way for failing to comply with the obligations under these Terms. Should we be held liable by the Court, our liability shall not exceed the membership fee actually paid by you on that year which give rise to such damages.
12. Personal Data
13. General Terms
13.1 These Terms and the Additional Terms encompasses all that IWNG exclusively and contractually with its Users.
13.2 IWNG reserves the right to change and revise these Terms from time to time. It is the Users responsibility to check our Website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our Website following the posting of any changes to these Terms constitutes acceptance of those changes. IWNG will endeavour to notify its members once before the changes take place.
13.3 If for any reason whatsoever it appears that any provision of these Terms one of the aforementioned points is not legal or proves to be feasible, this means that all other provisions points mentioned above are legally valid theirs legal validity and thus remain executable. Parties already agree with replacing an invalid provision point for a valid provision point that is closest to the final intention of the intended position.
13.4 These Terms and Additional Terms are governed by the Dutch law. All disputes shall be settled exclusively by the competent Court in Rotterdam.Any legal proceedings can only be brought before the competent court in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. These terms and conditions and the underlying contractual value will be exclusively determined by Dutch laws and possibly under Dutch right.