Terms & Conditions


Welcome to the Weizmann UK website (the “Website”). These Terms and Conditions govern your use of the Website and your relationship with Weizmann UK (“we”, “our” or “us”). Please read them carefully as they affect your rights and liabilities under the law. If you continue to browse and use this Website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by these Terms and Conditions, which together with our privacy policy govern Weizmann UK’s relationship with you in relation to this Website.This Website is owned and operated by Weizmann UK, a registered charity (no. 232666) and a company registered in England and Wales (no. 483123), whose registered address is Weizmann UK, 9 Hampstead Gate, 1a Frognal, London, NW3 6AL. Weizmann UK is regulated by The Charity Commission. If you have any questions, please contact us via email.


Weizmann UK may modify these Terms and Conditions from time to time for legal or regulatory reasons or to allow for the proper operation of the Website. Any changes will be notified to you via a suitable announcement on the Weizmann UK Site. The changes will apply to the use of the Website after we have given notice. If you do not wish to accept the new Terms and Conditions you should not continue to use the Website. If you continue to use the Website after the date on which the change comes into effect, your use of the Website indicates your agreement to be bound by the new Terms and Conditions.


Most elements of weizmannprod.azurewebsites.net may be viewed by any visitor to the Website, however access to some services may require you to register as a member. If you register, you must ensure that the details provided by you on registration or at any time are correct or complete. You must inform us immediately of any changes to the information that you provided when registering by updating your personal details in order that we can communicate with you effectively.


If you register for certain services on the Website, you may be asked to create a password. In order to prevent fraud, you must keep this password confidential and must not disclose or share it with anyone. You will be deemed responsible for all activities that occur under your password and if you know or suspect that someone else knows your password, you should notify us via email immediately. If Weizmann UK has reason to believe that there is likely to be a breach of security or misuse of the Website, we may require you to change your password or we may suspend your account.


5.1 The Website provides an events booking service which enables you to book and (where there is a payment) pay for some of our events tickets online. Your order is an offer to receive or purchase tickets from us. The tickets may be made available to you in email format or via post and, if payment is required, only once your payment has been authorised. There will be no contract of any kind between you and us unless and until you make authorised payment for the tickets, where required, or until you receive the ticket(s) from us. At any point up until then, we may decline to supply the tickets to you without giving any reason.

5.2 Where a payment is due, it is calculated and payable in advance as set out in the promotional material or on the Website. VAT is not included in the cost nor is it payable on our events tickets. Weizmann UK shall be under no obligation to provide you with tickets until the appropriate payment has been made, where applicable.

5.3 Although your credit/debit card details will be encrypted to minimise the possibility of unauthorised access or disclosure, the security of information and payments transmitted via the internet cannot be guaranteed.  Any loss incurred by any user who transmits information by means of email or other internet links shall be borne solely and exclusively by such user and in no event shall any loss in whole or part be borne by Weizmann UK or its agents.  Authority for payment must be given at the time of ordering your ticket.

5.4 For security purposes, you may not re-sell or transfer the tickets. If you lose your ticket or it is stolen, entry to the event will be at our discretion.

5.5 Due to the nature of the events, if a guest speaker is unable to attend an event (for example, as a result of illness) or the event must otherwise be altered as a result of circumstances beyond Weizmann UK’s control, Weizmann UK will not provide you with a refund of the price paid for your ticket.

5.6 You consent to the filming, photography or otherwise recording of your attendance at the event and to our use of such material in future publicity.


6.1 Once you have received or purchased the ticket(s), you will not be able to return them or claim any refund. Your purchase (where applicable) will be treated as a contribution to the cost of the event.

6.2 We will only offer you a refund if an event is cancelled and is not rescheduled within a reasonable time or you are unable to attend the rescheduled event. Any refunds payable will be paid to the person who purchased the ticket.


The content of this Website is protected by copyright, trade marks, database right and other intellectual property rights. This Website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance, graphics, information, photographs, logos and names. You may retrieve and display the content of the Website on a computer screen, store such content in electronic form on disk (but not any server or other storage device connected to a network) or print one copy of such content for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided you keep intact all and any copyright and proprietary notices. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy or distribute or use for commercial purposes any of the materials or content on the Website without written permission from Weizmann UK. All trademarks reproduced in this Website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the Website.


8.1 You may not use the Website for any of the following purposes:

8.1.1 creating a link to the Website from another website or document without Weizmann UK’s prior written consent;

8.1.2 disseminating any unlawful, harassing, libellous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, or otherwise objectionable material or otherwise breaching any laws;

8.1.3 transmitting material that encourages conduct that constitutes a criminal offence, results in civil liability or otherwise breaches any applicable laws, regulations or code of practice;

8.1.4 interfering with any other person’s use or enjoyment of the Website; or

8.1.5 making, transmitting or storing electronic copies of materials protected by copyright without the permission of the owner.

8.2 You will be responsible for our losses and costs resulting from your breach of this condition 8.


Although every effort is made to keep the Website up and running smoothly, we cannot guarantee that the service will be fault-free. Weizmann UK accepts no responsibility for and will not be liable for the Website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.


We may suspend or cancel your registration immediately at our reasonable discretion or if you breach any of your obligations under these Terms and Conditions. You can cancel your registration at any time by informing us in writing at post@weizmann.org.uk If you do so, you must stop using the Website. The suspension or cancellation of your registration and your right to use the Website shall not affect either party’s statutory rights or liabilities.


11.1 The information contained in this Website is intended for information purposes only. The information is provided by Weizmann UK and whilst we endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the Website or the information, services, or related graphics contained on the Website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

11.2 From time to time this Website may also include links to other websites or resources which are beyond our control. These links are provided for your convenience only. We cannot make any warranties or guarantees in relation to such content.

11.3 If we are in breach of these Terms & Conditions, we will only be responsible for any losses that you suffer as a result to the extent that they are a foreseeable consequence to both of us at the time you make the relevant order. Our liability shall not in any event include business losses such as lost data, lost profits or business interruption.


Weizmann UK takes no responsibility for the content of external Internet sites.  Other websites that we link to are owned by third parties and Weizmann UK has no control over them.  We accept no liability for any statements, information, material, products and services that are published on or are accessible through any websites owned or operated by third parties.


Whilst Weizmann UK makes all reasonable attempts to exclude viruses from the website it cannot ensure such exclusion and no liability is accepted for damage caused through the downloading of viruses.  Therefore, the user is recommended to take all appropriate safeguards before downloading information from the website.


Part of the Website may contain advertising and sponsorship. Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on the Website complies with relevant laws and codes. We will not be responsible to you for any error or inaccuracy in advertising and sponsorship material.


We make no promise that materials on the Website are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United Kingdom, and accessing the Website from territories where its contents are illegal or unlawful is prohibited. If you choose to access the Website from locations outside the United Kingdom, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.


16.1 Your use of this Website and any dispute arising out of such use of the Website is subject to the laws of England and Wales.

16.2 You may not transfer any of your rights under these Terms and Conditions to any other person. We may transfer our rights under these Terms and Conditions to another business where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected.

16.3 If you breach these Terms and Conditions and Weizmann UK chooses to ignore this, Weizmann UK will still be entitled to use its rights and remedies at a later date or in any other situation where you breach the Terms and Conditions.

16.4 Weizmann UK shall not be responsible for any breach of these Terms and Conditions caused by circumstances beyond its reasonable control.


17.1 Weizmann UK strives to ensure that the information provided on the website is accurate at the time of publication, timely, unbiased and useful.

17.2 The information contained on the Website is intended to provide general information and should not be considered medical guidance or professional or other advice.  Weizmann UK is not responsible for errors or omissions in any information provided or any actions resulting from the use of such information.

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