Privacy & Conditions of Use

Your privacy is important. Innovation Science’s policy regarding the collection, use and retention of information collected through your use of this web site is outlined in the section entitled “personal information” below.

Your use of this web site indicates an acceptance of the conditions of use below.

Personal Information

You can visit Innovation Science web pages without disclosing any personally identifiable information. However, if you choose to use any of the limited access features of this web site, certain personally identifiable information may need to be disclosed to us by you. Limited access features require the entry of a personally identifiable user name and password.

You may also choose to give us personal information to enable us to correspond with you, process an order, consider you for employment, or to otherwise supply you with goods or services. If you provide personal information about someone else, we will assume that you have their permission to do so. If you ask us not to use the personal information you provide beyond the purposes necessary to fulfil your immediate request(s), we will respect your wishes.

The information you provide may be stored by us in electronic and/or hard-copy form, and subsequently used by Innovation Science and, if necessary, its affiliates. Our best efforts will be used to ensure the protection of this information from unauthorised access and disclosure. If there is a legitimate need for personal information to be disclosed to a third-party, Innovation Science shall seek appropriate protection of the information by the third-party.

Certain non-identifiable information may also be collected as a consequence of visiting our web sites. This information is used to help us improve our web pages and web based services. Information collected in this manner includes the domains from which people visit and which web pages they view. This information is aggregated for periodic analysis to identify trends and generate statistics.

“Cookies” may be used to assist us in providing you with access to limited access areas, and to assist us to gather non-identifiable information. A cookie is a piece of data that a web site can send to your browser. You may set your browser to turn off cookies. However, if you do this, some web pages may not work properly and limited access areas may not be accessible.

Innovation Science web pages may contain links to other web sites. Innovation Science is not responsible for the content or privacy policies of those web sites.

If you wish to obtain a copy of particular information you provided to Innovation Science, or if you become aware that the information is incorrect and you would like us to correct it, please contact us at privacy @ iscience.com.au [no junk mail please].

Conditions of Use

These conditions of use represent a legal agreement between you and Innovation Science Pty Ltd. By accessing, browsing and/or using this web site, you acknowledge you have read and understood these conditions of use, and agree to be bound by their terms. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use this web site.

Information provided by this web site may be changed or updated without notice. Innovation Science Pty Ltd endeavours to provide accurate information via its web site(s), but assumes no responsibility for any inaccuracies that may exist. Use of information on this web site is at the sole risk of the recipient. Access to information on this web site does not grant any licenses to copyrights, patents or other intellectual property rights.

If you download or otherwise obtain a product, service or document from this web site that is not accompanied by a license or warranty agreement, that product, service or document is provided “as-is” with no warranties whatsoever, express or implied. Your use of any such product, service or document is at your own risk. If such a limitation of liability is not legal in your country, then you are not permitted to download and/or use the product, service or document.

Referencing

Subject to the conditions of use (above), trademarks (see below) and other limitations that may be expressed on individual pages, text and images downloaded from this web site may be incorporated within academic papers and/or editorials provided the source of the information is adequately referenced in accordance with best academic principles.

If information on a web page represents an extract from a published document (and indicated as such), the published document name, author, publisher (i.e. Innovation Science Pty Ltd) and date must accompany the reference. Full documents downloaded from the web site must also be correctly referenced. For example:

Haddy, M., Data Requirements for a Standards Based Openness Assessment of Distributed Systems, PI-OS2A-02/1.3, Innovation Science Pty Ltd, Mitcham SA Australia, November 2002.

All other information must be referenced using the web page address, publisher (Innovation Science Pty Ltd) and the date on which the page was downloaded. For example:

Privacy & Conditions of Use, http://www.iscience.com.au/content.asp?main=privacy, Innovation Science Pty Ltd, Australia, 13 February 2013.

Trademarks

“Innovation Science”, the “IS” logo, “Engineered to Evolve”, “Local Presto”, the “LP” logo, “Retrace”, “Horizon Warrior” and “Expressj” are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Innovation Science Pty Ltd in Australia and other countries. All Innovation Science product names mentioned on this website are also considered trademarks of Innovation Science Pty Ltd.

Java is a trademark or registered trademark of Oracle in the United States, other countries, or both.

Microsoft and Excel are trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

Any other company, product and service names may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.