General Terms & Conditions for Solution Partner

1. Booking

A valid booking by the solution partner requires the use of the registration form provided by project networks. Once the document is signed it represents an irrevocable acceptance of a contractual offer.

2. Admission to the Summit—Contract Acceptance

The contract between project networks and the solution partner is finalised and only valid with the written confirmation of the booking provided by project networks. Thereafter the solution partner has the approval to present their solutions and is entitled to the services and benefits offered by project networks. The contract is comprised of project networks’ terms and conditions and the booking/registration form.

3. Conditions of Payment—Settlement Date

Payment is due in advance. For this purpose, project networks issues an invoice together with or shortly after sending a confirmation of the registration. The amount due is to be credited to the stated bank account within the aforementioned time limit. Costs incurred through belated orders and/or additional expenses (additional services, damages etc.) will be charged in seperate invoices immediately or at the end of the event.

4. Liabilities

Due to reasons beyond our control, it may become necessary to change contents or time schedule or to substitute speakers. project networks is not liable for damages or costs incurred through technical malfunctions or force majeure. project networks is not be liable for any exchange, cancellation, alteration or delay in the performance of this agreement due to causes beyond its reasonable control, including but not limited to natural disasters, war, strikes or labor disputes, embargoes, government orders or any other force majeure event.

5. Cancellation

project networks reserves the right to cancel the contract due to late or delayed payment of the solution partner. If the solution partner desires the cancellation of the contract, project networks reserves the right to retain 50% of the invoiced fee plus VAT. project networks will retain 100% of the fee plus VAT if the solution partner cancels the contract sixteen weeks or less before the event date. In case of framework contracts respectively collective booking of more than one summit, the event date of the first summit equals the date for the calculation. project networks retains the right to change the event dates.

6. Terms, Provisions and General Information

6.1 Setting of Installations and Damages

Incurring damage to any part of the building including ceiling, walls, paintwork or wallpaper is prohibited. Any installations, fixtures and changes to existing facilities, furniture, equipment
and devices are need a written approval of project networks. The solution partner bears all expenses for custom changes of any kind and also for the cost of restoration to the previous condition.

6.2 Data Protection

The personal data of our business associates is recorded and processed in accordance with the purposes of the contractual relationship. Participants who do not agree with this regulation must inform project networks in writing. By signing the contract, the participant agrees to the possible audio-visual recording of the project networks event. All rights are reserved by project networks.

6.3 Place of Jurisdiction and Fulfilment

Place of jurisdiction and fulfilment is Berlin. If the solution partner is a general merchant or corporate body by public law or has their place of jurisdiction outside of Germany, then the place of jurisdiction for all legal disputes is the Regional Court of Berlin. 

7. Guarantee

project networks guarantees to deliver the services stated in the contract and will refund pro-rata if parts of the services cannot be rendered. In the event of project networks presenting the requested amout of suitable matches with delegates/speakers and the solution partner refusing these proven matches, project networks will be not obligated to refund parts/whole amount of the agreed package price.

8. Final Clause

Additional agreements besides this contract do not exist. Statements and amendments must be in writing in order to become effective. Should any of the clauses of these Terms and Conditions be wholly or partially invalid or void, the validity of the remaining clauses or parts thereof shall not be affected. The parties agree to replace the invalid term with a corresponding effective term which economically and legally approximates the intended provision as far as possible.