Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY.

BY ACCESSING THIS SITE AND ANY PAGES THEREOF, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BELOW. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BELOW, DO NOT ACCESS THIS SITE, OR ANY PAGES THEREOF.

Welcome to InnovAsian® Space! This platform or system or services (hereinafter referred to as “Platform”) is the propriety of Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd.’s (and its related entities). The following terms and conditions of use, govern usage of the Platform, for paying and non-paying customers, including any additional terms that may apply depending on your particular use of the Platform.

1. General Conditions or Overview

Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. provides this space for hosting communities to accelerate innovation. We make no guarantee of the accuracy, correctness, or completeness of any information on these web pages, communities, databases, or results and are not responsible for any errors or omissions arising from the use of such information. As a User, you warrant and agree that no materials of any kind submitted through your account or otherwise posted or shared by you through the Platform will violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other personal or proprietary rights; or contain libelous, defamatory or otherwise unlawful material. You are responsible for all of your activity in connection with the Platform.

Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. cannot and shall not, monitor, censor or edit the contents of posts or messages sent using our Platform. You alone are responsible for the content of your postings and messages and the consequences of any such communication. Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. does not assume any responsibility or liability for messages or other content that is created by you. You may not send, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, obscene, or otherwise unlawful messages, material or information, including another person's proprietary information (including trademarks, trade secrets, or copyrighted information) without attribution to and/or expressed authorization from the rights holder.

You and your organization agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd., its affiliates, our respective directors, agents and employees or contract workers, as well as suppliers, from and against all claims, demands, damages, loses, liabilities or costs (including court costs and attorneys’ fees) arising out of or in connection with: (a) use of the Platform (including use of or reliance to any information or materials obtained through the use of the Platform), (b) use of the Platform by a third party), (c) breach of this agreement.

2. User Accounts and Account Ownership

Accounts may only be used by one person. A single login shared by multiple people is not permitted. Accounts may only be used by the department, group or team that has licensed the software (or been provided with the trial access by Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd.). You are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and password. Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to comply with this security obligation.

You may not use the Platform for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. You must not, in the use of the Platform, violate any laws in your jurisdiction — including but not limited to copyright law(s).

3. Warranty Disclaimer

The Platform provided is on an “as is” basis. Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. makes no warranty that the Platform (i) will not be uninterrupted (ii) is error-free, (iii) will completely fulfill your requirements and intended objectives, (iv) is completely free of viruses or other harmful components.

In no event shall Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. be liable for any direct or indirect damages or loss incurred from the information garnered or derived, and interactions that happen, that may be related to the Platform. Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. can make no guarantees, expressed or implied concerning the suitability, accuracy, viability, and likely results of the ideas and ratings or information found via this Platform.

4. Service Changes or Shortcomings

System fixes or customizations that may be uncovered or requested may not be undertaken by Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. It will be up to Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd.’s discretion and decision (unless an explicit mutual agreement between Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd has been committed) to make the changes requested by you, in a timely manner.

This Platform will also constantly be evolving, refined and improved based on the needs that Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. deem necessary. You acknowledge and agree that the form and nature of the Platform may change from time to time without notice. Changes to the form and nature of the Platform may include, without limitation, the alteration or removal of a functionality or aspect of the Platform. You agree that Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of any part of the Platform. You also agree that unless specifically bound by other agreements with your organization, Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. may create limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts of the Platform without notice or liability. (For example, if you are on a free trial, you will not enjoy all of the benefits provided to subscribers of paid subscription.)

5. Intellectual Property Rights

Using the Platform does not give you ownership of any intellectual property rights of Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. The Platform’s user interface design elements and underlying functionality and platform philosophy is proprietary, with some elements protected by intellectual property rights laws (trademark, pending patent, etc.) Therefore, by using this Platform, you agree not to copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, create derivative works, or show nor share with others, our content and design.

6. Your Content

You retain ownership of the intellectual property rights (if any had originally belonged to you) of the content you submit to the Platform. In order to maintain optimal performance of the Platform, you grant Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. permission that is royalty-free, transferable and irrevocable (for so long as we store your content) to reproduce, and display your content as reasonably necessary to enable processing, maintenance, storage, technical reproduction, back-up, distribution and related handling of your content, that does not infringe applicable copyright and other laws.

7. Communications

You agree to receive electronic communications (including emails or web notices) from Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. and agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. provides to you electronically will satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

8. Anti SPAM Policy

Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. expressly forbids SPAM (the term "SPAM" is understood to mean ‘the sending of unsolicited e-mail to parties unknown to the sender’). Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. has a zero tolerance SPAM policy. Any customer found to be using the Platform for SPAM will have their account subject to immediate termination. The Platform may only be used in connection with e-mail lists for which recipients have voluntarily registered. Using the Platform to send an email to an address you obtain without the consent of such addressee is a violation of the Platform’s terms of use. You may not import any e-mail addresses to your list that have not chosen to receive your mailings.

9. Prohibited Uses

Verbal, physical, written or other abuse (including threats of abuse or retribution) of anyone is expressly prohibited.

Illegal Activities - Any activity that violates local, state, federal or international law. Examples include: Posting or disseminating illegal material (such as child pornography or obscene material.)

Security - Attempting to gain unauthorized access to any network; attempting to disrupt network services or services of external networks using the Platform (including testing the limits of the Platform); attempting to gain unauthorized access such as gathering personal information and confidential ideas without consent. Examples include: DoS attacks, computer virus distribution or the transmission of any other software or application that contains features harmful to any network.

10. Termination

Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. may restrict, suspend, or terminate the services to you if you fail to comply with any of the terms of use or other mutually agreed upon items. Additionally, unless you are a paying user not in default of payment, we reserve the right to terminate and delete your account and content if no one in your organization has accessed the Platform for a period of 90 days or longer. Any such restriction, suspension, or termination shall be made by us in our sole discretion, and we will not be responsible to you or any third party for any damages that may result or arise. You may request for us to terminate and delete the storage of your content on the Platform at any time. However, do note that any fees borne or due by you may still apply depending on contractual terms. All provisions of these terms that by their nature shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, and limitations of liability.

Upon termination by either party, you and/or your organization are solely responsible for exporting your content from the Platform prior to termination date by possibly even manually printing or capturing your content. We may endeavor to help provide some of the core postings content in a .csv file format and/or .pdf, however please note that some data analytics and associated images may not be included, and that there may be a chargeable fee to this. (i) we have no obligation to retain any of your content and thus all of your content may be immediately deleted (ii) you will no longer access the Platform and you will lose the ability to reinstate original access to the content in the system (iiii) all outstanding fees by your organization will become immediately due.

Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. reserves the right to terminate and/or suspend your access to this Platform and/or your use of this Platform at any time, for any reason. In particular, and without limitation, Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. may terminate and/or suspend your access should you violate any of these terms and conditions, or violate the rights of Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd., of any other user, or of any third party.

11. Changes to the Terms & Terms Jurisdiction

Alpha Catalyst Consulting Sdn. Bhd. may amend these terms from time to time by posting an amended version in the Platform and on our website or providing you notification. Do contact us at info@alphacatalyst.com should there be any questions about this terms of use. Should any disputes arise that require escalation to legal routes, the terms are governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Alpha Catalyst Consulting subsidiary’s home country where the specific agreement is signed.

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