ICT For Life Sciences Forum

Privacy and Disclaimer


ICT Life Sciences Forum respects and is committed to protecting your privacy and has included this Privacy Policy to inform you of how your personal information is processed and used in relation to the ICT for Life Sciences Website.

The legal and ethical issues surrounding online privacy are complex and constantly evolving, and ICT for Life Sciences Forum endeavours to take reasonable efforts to maintain up-to-date and effective online privacy standards and practices.

When you visit the ICT for Life Sciences Forum website, we will not collect personally identifiable information about you, unless such information is provided voluntarily by you. The personally identifiable information collected by The ICT for Life Sciences Forum website is strictly confidential and we will not reveal, disclose, sell, distribute, share or otherwise disclose to any third parties any personal information that you may have provided unless permitted by law or we have your express written consent to do so.

You may request deletion of your user account by contacting us.

ICT for Life Sciences Forum will take the necessary measures to keep secure any personal information disclosed to us through access and use of the website.


Security is not guaranteed when using the internet for the purposes of sending personal information to ICT for Life Sciences Forum. Personal information that is disclosed voluntarily online – for example through e-mail, discussion lists, or elsewhere – can be collected and used by others. This means that the unsolicited messages from other parties may be received. Ultimately, you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your personal information.

These Conditions are governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of Victoria, Australia. Any disputes arising from these Conditions or in connection with the use of this website are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Victoria, Australia.

This website may be accessed throughout Australia and overseas. The ICT for Life Sciences Forum website makes no representation that the Content on this website complies with the laws of any country outside Australia. If you access this site from outside Australia, you are responsible for ensuring that your access to, downloading of, use of or reliance on the Content contained in this website is in compliance with all laws in the place in which you are located.


You should also be aware that non-personal information and data might be automatically collected through the use of “cookies”. Cookies are pieces of information that a website can use to recognise repeated usage, facilitate the users on getting access to and use of the website and allow a website to track usage behaviour and compile aggregate data that will allow content improvement and targeted advertising. The use of cookies is standard and you will find that most websites use them. Most Internet browsers are preset to accept cookies. If you prefer not to receive cookies, you can adjust your Internet browser to refuse cookies or to warn you when cookies are being used.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.


Our website may contain links to other websites of interest and to our sponsors. These linked websites are not under the control of the ICT for Life Sciences Forum website and we are not responsible for the contents of any linked websites or any hyperlink contained in any linked websites. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note, we cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information, which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.


The Content of the ICT for Life Sciences Forum website is intended only to provide a summary and general overview that is of relevance to the ICT and Life Science community and other interested parties. It is not intended to be comprehensive.

While the ICT for Life Sciences Forum makes every effort to present accurate, timely and reliable information in this website, the ICT for Life Sciences Forum does not endorse, approve or certify such information, nor does it guarantee its accuracy, completeness, efficacy or timeliness.

Ultimate responsibility for verifying information contained within this website rests with the reader. Readers are strongly advised to undertake their own independent research and obtain professional advice before relying upon any information whatsoever found at this website. The ICT for Life Sciences Forum shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon. All other standard disclaimers hold.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, the ICT for Life Sciences Forum takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.