General Terms and Conditions

General Terms and Conditions

All contractual relationships between event participants and Growtth® Consulting Europe GmbH shall be governed by the following General Terms and Conditions.

1.    Event venue:
The event venue is shown in the respective event programme and under: https://lean-and-green.de/en/.

2.    Organiser:
Growtth® Consulting Europe GmbH, Theresienstrasse 8, 82319 Starnberg

3.    Registration/terms of participation:
Registration for events must be made in writing and requires a legally valid signature. Registrations are processed in the order in which they are received. Confirmation shall be sent upon receipt of the registration, together with an invoice. Invoices must be settled before the start of the respective event. The registered party has no legal claim to attend an event. The organiser reserves the right to approve participation on a case-by-case basis.

4.    Participation/cancellation:
The full registration fee shall be charged in the case of cancellations received two weeks or less than two weeks before the event, or in the case of non-attendance. An administration fee shall be charged for cancellations received prior to this deadline. The participant has the right to name a substitute. Information concerning the terms of cancellation for specific events is given in the respective programme brochure and on the respective website. Cancellations shall be effected in writing and are not valid until confirmed in writing by the organiser. The organiser reserves the right to move the event to a different location, to defer it to a different time, or to modify or cancel it at short notice, such condition applying either to the entire event or to parts thereof. Except in the case of force majeure, if the event is cancelled entirely, previously paid registration fees shall be re-funded, or, alternatively a free ticket (voucher) shall be issued. Any further claims shall be excluded, unless these are based on intentional or grossly negligent behaviour on the part of the staff of Growtth® Consulting Europe GmbH or its vicarious agents.

5.    Travel and accommodation:
The participant shall be responsible for making and paying for all travel and accommodation arrangements / reservations himself/herself. If the participant reserves accommodation at one of the hotels stated in the event programme early enough, he/she might take advantage of any preferential prices being offered. Further details are given in the respective event programme.

6.    Limitation of liability:
With regard to events held in the rooms or on the premises of a third party, the organiser shall not be liable for accidents involving participants nor for the loss of or damage to the property of participants, unless such damage is based on intentional or grossly negligent behaviour on the part of the staff of Growtth® Consulting Europe GmbH or its vicarious agents

7.    Languages/translations:
Lectures shall normally be held in German. Some lectures may be held in English without an interpreter. Lectures held in other languages shall be translated into English and/or German. This rule also applies to the corresponding event documentation. Participants have no legal claim to interpretation/ translation services.

8.    Copyrights:
Lectures held at the events and all documentation pertaining thereto are protected by copyright and may not be duplicated, disseminated or used commercially in any form whatsoever, either in part or in full, without the express permission of the organiser and the respective lecturer. The permission of the organiser must be obtained for any intended video or audio recordings made during the event. Photographs are permitted to a reasonable extent for private use only, provided that the rights of third parties are respected. The organiser accepts no responsibility or liability for possible incorrect content used in the lectures or documentation.

9.    Exhibition/sponsoring activities:
Accompanying exhibitions/sponsoring activities are governed by respective eventspecific terms and conditions.

10.    Data protection:
Growtth® Consulting Europe GmbH and, if applicable, the coorganiser explicitly named in the respective event, process your data for the performance of a contract, for customer service, market research and, if you have given your consent or if we are legally entitled to do so, for advertising purposes. In addition, we inform you about our own and similar offers or services by e-mail, with or without your explicit consent. You can object to the use of your data for advertising purposes at any time by writing to Growtth® Consulting Europe GmbH, Theresienstrasse 8, 82319 Starnberg , Germany or by sending an e-mail (mention the e-mail address and name under which you are registered/logged in). Your data may also be passed on to service providers for the aforementioned purposes. Full details on data protection and information obligations can be found at https://lean-and-green.de/en/dataprotection-summit

11.    Declaration of Consent under Data Protection Law
As participant in an event I agree to the publication of my data (forename, family name, title and company) on the list of participants for the event for which I have registered. The list of participants is not publicly accessible and is only available to other event participants. During the event I agree, that Growtth Consulting Europe / Lean & Green will take pictures for marketing purposes. The consent granted can be withdrawn at any time with effect for the future by letter to Growtth® Consulting Europe GmbH, Theresienstrasse 8, 82319 Starnberg , Germany or by sending an e-mail.

12.    Place of performance/jurisdiction:
These terms and conditions and the entire contractual relationship shall be governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany; UN law on the sale of goods (CISG) shall not apply. As far as is legally permissible, the place of performance and court of jurisdiction shall be Munich. Any amendments or additions to this contract, including this clause on the written form, shall be made in writing. No verbal subsidiary agreements have been made.

13.    Platform for online dispute resolution:
The European Commission has set up a platform for resolving disputes online. This can be called up at: http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/Consumers can use this platform for settling disputes out of court. We are neither willing nor obliged to participate in dispute settlement proceedings before a consumer arbitration board, except in cases where there is a legal obligation to do so