Confluence Challenge | Terms of use


Terms of use

General terms of use

The present website including all its webpages (henceforward "the pages") belongs to the Company "Building Systems Innovation Center Private Company", registered in Greece with Tax ID 801705720 and established at 8 Iatrou Gogousi, 56429 Efkarpia - Thessaloniki (henceforward "the Company").

The Company has appointed "Ideas Forward Private Company", registered in Greece with Tax ID 801155845 and registered office address at 78 Georgiou Papandreou, 54655 Thessaloniki, to manage the website, on the Company's behalf.

The purpose of the website is to inform the public about the "Confluence Challenge" open innovation program organized by the Company.

The use of the website implies the unconditional acceptance of the following terms of use, which apply to all the content, pages, graphics, images, photographs, and files included on the website. Therefore, each visitor/user of the pages of this website must carefully read these terms before visiting or using its webpages. If he/she does not agree, then he/she should stop visiting the pages and not make use of their content.

The Company makes every possible effort to ensure the accuracy of the information available to the visitors of its website, However, it cannot guarantee that the pages, services, options, and the content will be provided uninterrupted and error-free, or that errors will be promptly corrected, and is also not responsible for any errors or omissions, or results that may occur from using them. Furthermore, the Company does not guarantee that this or any other website or the servers through which they are made available to visitors/users are provided without "viruses" or other harmful programs. However, through the use of the most modern and effective methods, the company makes every effort to ensure the safe use of this website.

Any hypertext links (hyperlinks) or informational banners of this website (which are exclusively provided to facilitate the contact of visitors/users of the Company’s pages with those responsible for providing additional information as the case may be) may lead users on websites of other servers, which the Company does not control. Consequently, the Company bears no responsibility for the content of the above websites and any possible damage resulting from their use. For any problem that occurs during the visit/use of these sites and pages, contact should be made directly with the respective websites and pages and their owners, who bear the relevant responsibility. The Company shall in no way be deemed to endorse or accept the content or services of the websites and pages to which the present website links to, or those of websites and pages that contain links to the present website, in any other way.

The Company bears no responsibility for any damage the visitor/user of the pages may bear from their use. The content of the pages is provided "as it is" without any express or implied warranty. All information is provided for general briefing only. If the visitor/user of the pages intends to make any kind of use of the information provided by the pages, he/she must first contact the Company, through the contact form provided on the website and the Company will take care of providing timely and accurate information at its discretion.

The website is intended to be operational 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Company reserves the right to decide the suspension or termination of access to part or all of the website, if circumstances beyond its control occur, which make the suspension or termination necessary, such as, indicatively, in the event malfunctions of information systems or telecommunications networks, technical problems or for reasons of routine or emergency maintenance or in other cases of significant extraordinary events.

The Company reserves the right to modify the form and content of the website, whenever it deems necessary, and without prior warning.

The visitor/user of the website must use the information and data provided to him/her in a legal manner and with good faith and morals. Otherwise, he/she undertakes the responsibility of restoring any damage that may occur to the Company because of its illegal or unfair use.

Users are also prohibited from introducing in any way malicious software or data to the website, which would alter or be likely to alter the appearance and completeness of the data and the organization of the website. In such a case, the Company reserves the right to take any appropriate legal measure to restore any damage it may suffer.


The Company maintains access to personal information, which is voluntarily submitted by the visitor/user, and reserves the right to process it exclusively for communication, statistical, financial, and improvement of the services provided by the website. The Company may transfer these details to its partners for communication in order to service offer requests. The removal of the protection of personal data can be carried out in cases where there is a relevant legal obligation and only to competent persons or authorities. The deletion of the visitor’s/user’s personal information is carried out at the relevant request of the interested party through the contact form provided on the website

In order to optimally navigate through the website, tracking techniques may be used. Concerning any information collected in this way, the right to access, delete and modify the personal data included, is reserved. The Company will never make the personal data of users available to third parties unless the user himself/herself expressly requests it.

Every time you visit the Company’s website a "cookie" type file is created. Cookies record information about your visit to our website (pages you visited, date and time of your visit, etc.) on your computer’s hard drive. This information can be used during your next visit to the website. The cookie remains on your computer temporarily. You can block cookies by modifying the security settings of your internet browser.

Copyrights and industrial property rights

The content of this website’s pages (indicatively mentioned, images, trademarks, graphics, photos, designs, texts, services provided, and, in general, all the files of this website), are copyrights, registered trademarks, and service marks of the Company and are protected according to the relevant provisions of the Greek law, the European law and international conventions.

Consequently, none of them may be sold, copied, modified, reproduced, republished, downloaded, transmitted, or distributed in any way, in whole or in part.

The visitor/user can save an individual copy of part of the content of this website on his/her personal computer, for personal and not public or commercial use and without deleting the indication of their origin from the Company, without affecting in any way the relevant copyrights and industrial property rights.

Other distinguishing features, products, or services mentioned on the online pages of this website and bearing the marks of the respective organizations, companies, partners, bodies, associations, or publications, are their own intellectual and industrial property and therefore these bodies have corresponding protection rights.

Applicable law and other terms

The above terms and conditions of use of the pages, as well as any modification, change, or alteration, are governed by Greek Law and the law of the European Union and the relevant international treaties.

Any provision of the above terms that becomes contrary to the above sources of law automatically ceases to be valid and is removed from this one without, in any case, affecting the validity of the other terms.

For any dispute that may arise from the use of this website, the Courts of Thessaloniki shall have exclusive jurisdiction.

Note: The Company, at its discretion, but also in accordance with the respective protections of the relevant applicable Greek and European legislation, as well as any changes in the terms and conditions of operation of the cooperating third parties, reserves the right to modify/revise these terms, in which case it will post on its Website the revised terms, which will apply immediately upon their posting on the Website and thereafter.