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Terms and Conditions

These Terms and Conditions apply to all bookings for Delegates to attend the One Young World Environment Summit at Biosphere 2, which is taking place in Tucson, Arizona between 19-21 May 2016 (the “Summit”), and form an integral part of the legally binding contract to purchase or donate the specified number of Delegate places for the Summit attached hereto.

  1. To be eligible to attend the Summit, Delegates must be 18 or over at the time of the Summit and will be asked to present proof of age.
  2. You must send to One Young World (“ONE YOUNG WORLD”) details of each of the Delegates who will be attending by means of a completed online booking form accessible at www.oneyoungworld.com/environment/registration.
  3. Please check the accuracy of the information you provide on your booking form carefully, including any dietary or special access requirements, as ONE YOUNG WORLD cannot be held responsible for errors. ONE YOUNG WORLD will make every reasonable effort to ensure delegate requirements are met, however, if ONE YOUNG WORLD are unable to accommodate a particular request, the delegate will be informed.
  4. Payment is at the point of registration, unless otherwise agreed in writing by ONE YOUNG WORLD.
  5. ONE YOUNG WORLD may cancel your booking at any time with immediate effect by giving you written notice if you do not pay when you are supposed to as set out in paragraph 4 above or if in ONE YOUNG WORLD’s reasonable opinion you are unable to or may be unable to comply with any requirements, including payments.
  6. The price per Delegate place is XXX plus VAT (where applicable). The price does not include any flights or other transportation to or from the Summit. The travel costs must be arranged independently by the Delegate sponsor or by the Delegate.
  7. The Delegate price includes accommodation on a shared or single basis for three nights, for the nights of 19th, 20th and 21st May 2016, with catering for breakfast and lunch 19th, 20th and 21st May and dinner on the 19th and 21st May, transport between the Summit accommodation and the Summit venue, access to the Summit, Summit hand-outs and any support materials.
  8. No refunds will be given for cancellations. A substitute Delegate may be sent in place of any Delegate who is unable to attend for any reason, and these details can be updated by sending them in writing to One Young World, Office 101-103, 1st Floor, 25 Nutford Place, London, W1H 5YQ or info@oneyoungworld.com
  9. The venue for the Summit and the accommodation venue are both subject to change without notice and are only confirmed when instructions (final Summit details and a venue location map) are sent out, usually around 4 weeks prior to the Summit. In the event of a change of venue from that originally advertised or confirmed in the instructions, ONE YOUNG WORLD will make reasonable endeavours to provide a suitable alternative venue within reasonable distance of the original advertised venues. ONE YOUNG WORLD will not provide refunds for cancellations relating to changes to a confirmed venue.
  10. In certain circumstances, it may be necessary for ONE YOUNG WORLD to make changes to the content or the timings of the events at the Summit. In the event of it being necessary for ONE YOUNG WORLD to postpone or change the dates of the Summit, other than the Delegate Fee, ONE YOUNG WORLD shall not be liable for expenditure, damage or loss incurred by you or by the Delegates for whom you are booking.
  11. In the unlikely event of the Summit being postponed or cancelled in its entirety by ONE YOUNG WORLD, for any reason other than a force majeure, a 75% refund will be made. For the purpose of this clause, “force majeure” means any circumstances not within the reasonable control of ONE YOUNG WORLD, including, without limitation:
    • (a) any strike, lockout or other industrial action or any shortage of or difficulty in obtaining labour or venues or accommodations;
    • (b) any destruction, temporary or permanent breakdown, malfunction or damage of or to any premises plant equipment (including computer systems) or material;
    • (c) any breach of contract, default or insolvency by or of any third party (including an agent or sub-contractor) or an employee or officer of that party or company;
    • (d) any action taken by a governmental or public authority of any kind including not granting a consent exemption approval or clearance;
    • (e) any civil commotion or disorder, riot, invasion, war, acts of terrorism, threat of or preparation for war; or
    • (f) any fire, explosion, storm, flood, earthquake, subsidence, epidemic, public health crisis, or other natural physical disaster.
  12. Delegates are responsible for ensuring that they have appropriate travel insurance in place and have received any required or recommended vaccinations in order to attend the Summit.
  13. ONE YOUNG WORLD cannot guarantee the safety and security of Delegates during attendance at the Summit. Delegates are responsible for ensuring their own safety and security during the Summit and in respect of any travel in connection with the Summit and whilst spending time in the host city. ONE YOUNG WORLD disclaims any liability for loss or damage to Delegates or their property, including bodily injury or death, unless solely attributable to the gross negligence of wilful misconduct of ONE YOUNG WORLD or one of its employees acting in their employment function.
  14. The views expressed by the speakers are their own and ONE YOUNG WORLD disclaims all liability for advice given or views expressed. Documentation distributed is intended for information only and should not be relied upon.
  15. ONE YOUNG WORLD’s maximum aggregate liability under or in connection with these Terms will not exceed the Fees payable to us in respect of the services giving rise to the liability.
  16. We will not be liable under these Terms for any loss of actual or anticipated income or profits, loss of contracts or for any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage of any kind howsoever arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, whether or not such loss or damage is foreseeable, foreseen or known.
  17. ONE YOUNG WORLD reserve the right to charge you for the cost of rectifying damage, caused by the deliberate, negligent or reckless act of the Delegate(s) to which your booking relates.
  18. Please note that for promotional purposes, the Summit or any part of it may be recorded by audio, visual or electronic means (“Footage”). You agree and you agree to procure Delegates’ agreement to permit ONE YOUNG WORLD to use and distribute such Footage, which may feature Delegates’ voices and images, in all or any media whether now known or developed in the future throughout the world in perpetuity for any purpose whatsoever.
  19. Obtaining any necessary visas and provision of their own personal documentation required by relevant immigration bodies is the sole responsibility of the Delegates.
  20. In the event of a visa application being denied because of late application, the Delegate fee is forfeited in full and there is no refund.
  21. Any failure or neglect by the ONE YOUNG WORLD to enforce at any time any provision of these Terms shall not be construed as nor deemed to be a waiver of any of the ONE YOUNG WORLD's rights under these Terms.
  22. Each of the paragraphs of these Terms operates separately. If any court or relevant authority decides that any of them are unlawful, the remaining paragraphs will remain in full force and effect.
  23. These Terms are governed by English law and in the event of any claim or dispute the English courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction.

One Young World UK Trading Limited is a company registered in England and Wales. Our company registration number is 08004146 and our registered office is at c/o Bates Wels Braithwaite, 10 Queen Street Place, London, EC4R 1BE2. Our registered VAT number is: GB 131 5866 17. One Young World Limited is a charity registered with the Charities Commission of England & Wales, under the registration number 1147298.

Conditions of web use

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The English Courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from or related to a visit to this website. English Law will apply to these terms and conditions.