Viva Technology Paris 2021 - Video-On-Demand Standard terms and conditions of online sale for Business passes
The sale of Video-On-Demand Passes (“VOD Pass”) on this site is handled by Mediactive Events - Groupe Mediactive – 3-4-10, cité Paradis, 75010 Paris - Tel. + 33 (0)1 55 28 80 60 which was enlisted to do so by Les Echos Solution SAS, whose registered office is at 10 boulevard de Grenelle 75015 PARIS, and MSL France, whose registered office is at 30-34, rue du Chemin Vert – 75011 Paris, organizers of VIVA TECHNOLOGY 2021, hereinafter referred to as "the Organizer". Les Echos Solutions and MSL France are also the publisher of the website vivatechnology.com
The sale of VOD Passes is open to any individual of legal age and to any legal entity.
1.1. The purpose of these Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale is to set forth the terms and conditions applicable to the purchase of VOD Passes replaying the Viva Technology event which took place from Wednesday 16 June 2021 to Saturday 19 June 2021, hereafter “the Event”.
The VOD Passes give access to the replay of the Event on the online platform, available at app.vivatechnology.com, hereinafter referred to as "VivaTech Platform", available until November 30, 2021.
1.2. These Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale constitute the whole of the single agreement between the parties, and supersede any prior agreement(s) concerning the same subjects as those dealt with in this agreement.
2. Acceptance and modification of the Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale
2.1 Registration on the vivatechnology.com website and the acquisition of a VOD Pass implies the prior acceptance by the user participating in the Event of the version of the General Terms and Conditions of Sale in force and of the General Terms and Conditions of the Mediactive Payment Provider (https://www.groupe-mediactive.fr/) as well as the General Terms and Conditions of Use of the VivaTech Platform [https://vivatechnology.com/application-terms-conditions/]. This acceptance is full and unconditional and commits the user to the strict respect of the aforementioned documents. The user who acquires a VOD Pass for the Event is hereinafter referred to as "the Participant".
The General Terms and Conditions of Sale and any new version thereof are accessible at [https://vivatechnology.com/video-on-demand-passes-terms-and-conditions/]. The General Terms and Conditions of Sale are binding on the Participant, who acknowledges, by checking a box provided for this purpose, that he/she is aware of them and has accepted them before placing the order.
Clicking on the box provided for this purpose associated with the validation of the order implies the Participant's adherence to the General Terms and Conditions of Sale in force on the day of the order, which are kept and reproduced by the seller in accordance with French law.
2.2. The Organizer reserves the right to update and modify the General Sales Conditions at any time. In case of modification of the General Terms and Conditions of Sale, the applicable conditions are those in force at the date of the order, no recourse being possible for the Participants in this case.
3.Contenus des VOD Passes
VOD Passes are available a few days after the end of the Event and give access to the VivaTech platform until November 30, 2021. The VivaTech platform contains various features including networking, conference broadcasts, online exhibitor booths.
4. Access to the Platform
4.1 The acquisition of a VOD Pass is possible until October 30, 2021 and only gives access to the VivaTech Platform after the end of the Event.
4.2. After acquiring a VOD Pass, the Organizer will send an email link to the Participant so that he/she can create an account and access the VivaTech Platform.
Only one account may be created per Participant. The person whose personal information corresponds to that provided in the registration form is considered the Participant, to the exclusion of any other third party. It is understood that in the event that the account is opened by a legal entity, said account will be validly managed by any duly authorized person.
The Participant therefore undertakes to use the VivaTech Platform personally and to assume full responsibility for the use that will be made of his or her account. The Participant is further responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of his/her login and password and expressly acknowledges that any use of the VivaTech Platform from his/her account will be considered to have been made by him/her.
In the event that the Organizer becomes aware that an account has been used by someone other than the Participant, the Organizer will notify the Participant and will have the right to take all appropriate measures, including, at its own discretion, terminating the Participant's access to the VivaTech Platform.
5. Prices of Passes sold online
All orders for VOD Passes are payable in Euros only. The Organizer has entrusted Mediactive Events, a company belonging to the Mediactive group, with the task of securely processing the online payments offered on this site. Participants are invited to follow the transaction procedure proposed to them, it being specified that orders will be confirmed and will bind the Organizer as soon as the Participant receives an acknowledgement of receipt by e-mail confirming that the order has been validated.
The online purchase of VOD Passes is available only on this official website. No other website publisher is authorized to sell VOD Passes. The Organizer cannot be held responsible if Participants are unable to access Viva Technology due to the acquisition of VOD Passes by a non-partner online merchant.
The VOD Pass is sold at a price of €60 including tax (sixty euros including all taxes).
At any time, the Organizer may propose prices and/or promotional offers for a specific period. If applicable, the conditions and period of validity of these prizes and/or promotional offers will be specifically advertised on the official website of Viva Technology. The prices and/or promotional offers will not be applicable retroactively.
Upon request, the invoice corresponding to the purchase of a VOD Pass will be issued by Mediactive Group on behalf of Viva Technology / MSL France to the professional Participants. Participants can download their invoice from the link included in the confirmation email that will be sent to them at the end of the online purchase tunnel.
6. Right of withdrawal
6.1. No right of withdrawal for Professional Participants
The sale of VOD Passes to a professional Participant shall not give the latter any right of withdrawal from his or her remote purchase via the website opened by the Organizer. The right of withdrawal may not be exercised by a professional. The sale of the VOD Pass shall therefore be firm and final once the purchase has been validated by the Professional Participant and confirmed by the Organizer, and no refund or exchange shall be possible.
6.2. Right of withdrawal for consumer Participants
In accordance with Article L221-28 of the French Consumer Code, the right of withdrawal may not be exercised for contracts for the supply of digital content not provided on a physical medium, the performance of which has begun with the prior express agreement of the Participant and express waiver of his or her right of withdrawal.
The sale of the VOD Pass shall therefore be firm and definitive once the purchase has been validated by the consumer Participant by having checked the box expressly indicating the consumer Participant's wish to access the Platform upon confirmation by the Organizer and the waiver of the exercise of his right of withdrawal. No refund or exchange will be possible.
6.3. VOD Passes are personal and may not be sold or transferred by the Participant to third parties.
7. Force majeure
The Organizer shall not be liable for any breach of these Terms and Conditions, nor for any delay or failure to perform these Terms and Conditions where such breach or delay is due to unforeseeable acts and circumstances beyond its control in accordance with Article 1218 of the French Civil Code.
Consequently, any event or circumstance preventing access to the VivaTech Platform, such as a network provider failure or a malicious computer virus, will release the Organizer from its obligations. VOD Passes will not be refunded and no compensation will be paid by the Organizer.
8. Decent behavior & Anti-Harassment Policy
Viva Technology brings together the best innovation actors to ignite positive change in business and for society. The Event shall be safe, respectful and enjoyable for everyone.
Therefore, Participants are expected to comply with this policy, based on principles of inclusion, equality, diversity and respect. They shall conduct themselves in a professional and appropriate manner to ensure that prohibited conduct does not occur.
The Organizer prohibits bullying or harassment of any form, including, but not limited to:
- Verbal or written comments related to sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, race, age, religion;
- Creating or sharing obscene, threatening, abusive, violent, racist, insulting, slanderous, denigrating, misleading, discriminatory, harassing, pornographic content,
- Creating or sharing content that amounts to justification for crimes against humanity, content that is likely to incite to racial, religious or ethnical hatred, to violence or terrorism,
- Sending mass messages;
- Recurrent sending of unsolicited messages.
The Organizer prohibits actions or behavior that impact a Participant safety and wellbeing, including, but not limited to:
- Facilitating any violence or criminal behavior;
- Promoting any criminal or violent activity;
- Sexual exploitation of children or adults;
- Stalking or persistent following;
- Inappropriate language and/or physical contact and unwelcome sexual intention;
- Showcasing or promoting suicide and self-harm;
- Engaging in behavior or actions that are considered threatening.
The above-mentioned actions are strictly forbidden. If a Participant engages in the above-mentioned behavior, the Organizer may take any action he deems appropriate, including expelling the offender from the Event with no refund, temporarily or permanently suspending access to the VivaTech Platform, removing a post or a contribution on an account related to the Event, without prejudice to any legal claims that the Organizer may assert.
If a Participant experiences or witnesses any unprofessional or inappropriate behavior while attending the Event, they shall contact the Event staff and/or shall report it to the Organizer by emailing at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Organizer will take all concerns raised seriously and shall deal with the incidents in the strictest discretion.
11. Personal data
The Organizer collects and processes personal data relating to the Participants for the purposes of managing the relationship with these Participants.
The modalities for collecting and processing the Participants’ personal data are detailed in the Organizer Data Privacy page.
12. Intellectual Property
The systems, software, structures, infrastructures, databases and content of any kind (texts, images, visuals, music, videos, logos, brands, databases, etc.) used by the Organizer within the VivaTech Platform, as well as the Platform itself, are protected by all intellectual property rights and/or database producers' rights in force.
The Organizer is the owner of its Distinctive Signs (brand, logos, signs, drawings) and the Participant undertakes to respect the intellectual property rights of the Organizer. The present document does not imply any transfer of intellectual property rights.
Any disassembly, decompilation, decryption, extraction, reuse, copying and, more generally, any act of reproduction, representation, distribution and use of any of these elements, in whole or in part, without the prior written authorization of the Organizer is strictly prohibited and may be subject to legal proceedings.
11. Applicable law and attribution of jurisdiction
11.1. The present General Terms and Conditions of Sale are governed and interpreted in accordance with French law. In case of translation and contradiction with another language, only the French version shall prevail.
11.2 In the event of a dispute, the Participant must first contact the Organizer's customer service by e-mail email@example.com or by post at the following address Viva Technology - 30-34 rue du Chemin Vert - 75011 Paris, FRANCE.
In case of failure of the request for complaint to the customer service of the Organizer or in the absence of answer within two months, the Participant can submit the dispute relating to the present GTC to a mediator who will try, in all independence and impartiality, to bring the parties together in order to reach an amicable solution.
To submit his request for mediation, the consumer Participant has the right to use free of charge the mediation service offered by the SOCIETE MEDIATION PROFESSIONNELLE. This mediation service can be reached electronically at https://www.mediateur-consommation-smp.fr/ or by post at Médiation Service - 24, rue Albert de Mun - 33000 Bordeaux.
The parties to the contract are free to accept or refuse recourse to mediation and, in the event of recourse to mediation, to accept or refuse the solution proposed by the mediator.
In the absence of an amicable agreement, any dispute or difficulty arising from the interpretation or execution of the present contract shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts under the jurisdiction of the Court of Appeal of Paris.
Participants who wish to obtain additional information on VOD Passes may contact the Organizer by email or by post:
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Address : Viva Technology - 30-34 rue du Chemin Vert - 75011 Paris, FRANCE