1. GENERAL RULES AND DEFINITIONS
hereafter referred to as the "Site", as well as newsletters, marketing
and other communications services (collectively, the "Services") offered
by the EPFL Extension School ("EXTS", "us" or "we").
By choosing to use the Services, you agree to abide by and to accept
without express notification to you. It is your responsibility to review
We may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Services at any time.
We may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your
access to parts or all of the Services without notice or liability.
2. USE OF THE SERVICES
The contents of the Services are intended for your personal, non-commercial
use. The use of the Services is entirely under the responsibility of the
We will not be liable for any direct or indirect damages which could
result from using or being unable to use the Services.
You may not access or use, or attempt to access or use, the Services to
take any action that could harm us or a third party. You may not access
parts of the Services to which you are not authorized and may not do
anything that could disable or damage the functioning or appearance of
the Services. You are liable for damages of any kind which you cause
through your use of the Services.
The Services may contain links to other web sites or services. Links
are provided for your information only. We have no control over any
third-party websites and are not responsible for the availability or
content of these third-party services.
All materials published on the Services (including, but not limited to
design, layout, appearance, logos, images, illustrations, audio clips
and video clips, also known as the "Content") are protected by copyright
and are owned by the EPFL Extension School or the entity credited in
the Content. You agree to abide by all copyright notices, information,
or restrictions contained in any Content accessed through the Services.
Any reproduction, modification, adaptation, translation, transformation,
dissemination, integration into another site or service, or other form
of re-use of any kind is forbidden without the explicit, written pre-approval
by the EPFL Extension School. We reserve the right to pursue legal action
concerning any unauthorized use of any elements of the Services.
We will use our best efforts to ensure the information provided by the
Services is accurate. However, we cannot guarantee that the information
is accurate or completely up to date, and we accept no liability for any
losses or damages that may arise from relying on this information. The
information may change at any time without notice.
4. PERSONAL INFORMATION
In order to receive newsletters, e-mails, program materials or other
communications from the EPFL Extension School, you will need to provide
your personal information to us. For example, to subscribe to any of
our newsletters, you will need to provide us with your e-mail address.
By providing us with your personal information as part of your request
to receive communications from the EPFL Extension School, you explicitly
consent to our use of that information as well as to the transfer of
that personal information to third party services which we may use to
provide the Services to you.
We keep all your personal information confidential and take reasonable
measures to prevent the unauthorized access to, disclosure of, or use
of your personal information. We also limit access to your personal
information to our employees, affiliates and contractors who need to
know such information to provide you with the requested Services, to
ensure the quality and proper functioning of our services, to protect
abuse, or where required by law.
The EPFL Extension School takes appropriate measures to ensure that your
personal information provided in conjunction with the Services is protected
from unauthorized use. These efforts cannot, however, guarantee that your
personal information will be protected against all unauthorized access.
We specifically decline all responsibility for protecting or guaranteeing
the confidentiality of your personal information during its electronic
You may view the personal information you have provided to the EPFL
Extension School in order to amend it or delete it if the information
is incorrect, incomplete or no longer pertinent. If you would like to
request details of your personal information, please send a signed,
dated letter, with a copy of a valid photo ID with signature, to the
EPFL Extension School, EPFL Innovation Park, Building E, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland.
You are not required to provide personal information through the Services
in order to receive communications from us; you may contact the EPFL Extension
School at the postal address above. You may opt out of receiving electronic communications at any time
using the unsubscribe link included in all automated e-mails sent to you.
activities for the purposes of statistics, security, system monitoring
and performance, management, content personalization, marketing and compliance
with legal obligations.
Cookies are pieces of data which are stored in your browser when you visit
a web site or interact with certain types of electronic communications.
These pieces of data can be set and received by service providers. They
allow these providers to better understand user activity.
Data including your IP address is collected by us and by third parties
providing infrastructure and other services to the EPFL Extension School.
These third parties may be located outside of Switzerland.
the settings in your browser. However, if you choose to do so, certain
parts of the Services may no longer function.
6. APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
by and construed in accordance with Swiss law.
The sole place of jurisdiction for all disputes arising out of or in
Last updated: 6 November 2017