The use of this website constitutes agreement with the following terms and conditions:

(a) The PHEMAC consortium maintains this website (the “Site”) as a courtesy to those who may choose to access the Site (“Users”).
The information presented herein is for informative purposes only. Unless otherwise indicated, all materials created by the PHEMAC network are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

(b) Net7 and Innolabs – as part of the PHEMAC consortium – administer this Site. All material on this Site appears subject to the present Terms and Conditions.


Materials provided on this Site are provided “as is”, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
The PHEMAC consortium specifically does not make any warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any such materials. The PHEMAC consortium periodically adds,
changes, improves or updates the materials on this Site without notice.
Under no circumstances shall the PHEMAC consortium be liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred or suffered that is claimed to have resulted from the use of this Site, including, without limitation, any fault, error, omission, interruption or delay with respect thereto. The use of this Site is at the User’s sole risk. Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, shall the PHEMAC project or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, even if the PHEMAC  project has been advised of the possibility of such damages. The User specifically acknowledges and agrees that the PHEMAC consortium is not liable for any conduct of any User.

This site may contain advice, opinions and statements of various information providers. The PHEMAC consortium does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion,
statement or other information provided by any information provider, any User of this Site or any other person or entity. Reliance upon any such advice, opinion, statement, or other information shall also be at the User’s own risk.
Neither the PHEMAC network nor its affiliates, nor any of their respective agents, employees, information providers or content providers, shall be liable to any User or anyone else for any inaccuracy, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, alteration of or use of any content herein, or for its
timeliness or completeness, nor shall they be liable for any failure of performance, computer virus or communication line failure, regardless of cause, or for any damages resulting therefrom.

As a condition of use of this Site, the User agrees to indemnify the PHEMAC consortium and its affiliates from and against any and all actions, claims, losses, damages, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of the User’s use of this Site, including, without limitation, any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by the User of these Terms and Conditions.

If the User is dissatisfied with any Material on this Site or with any of its Terms and Conditions of Use, the User’s sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.

This Site may contain links and references to third-party web sites. The linked sites are not under the control of the PHEMAC consortium, and the PHEMAC consortium is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. The PHEMAC consortium provides these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of a link or reference does not imply the endorsement of the linked site by the PHEMAC consortium.


The PHEMAC consortium reserves its exclusive right in its sole discretion to alter, limit or discontinue the Site or any materials in any respect. The PHEMAC consortium shall have no obligation to take the needs of any User into consideration in connection therewith.

The PHEMAC consortium reserves the right to deny in its sole discretion any user access to this Site or any portion thereof without notice.

No waiver by the PHEMAC  project of any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be binding except as set forth in writing and signed by its duly authorized representative.


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You have the right to request at any time information on your data stored, the origin and recipients of your data and the purpose for which your data is being stored. Information on the data stored is provided by the data protection officer of Net7.


You have the right to have incorrect personal data corrected.
If Net7 has doubts about the accuracy of such correction, it will be entitled to refrain from carrying out the correction until the facts of the matter have been cleared up.


You have the right to have personal data erased. Net7 will not erase the data if it is legally obliged to store the data.
If Net7 has doubts about the legitimacy of an erasure instruction, it will be entitled to refrain from carrying out the erasure until the facts of the matter have been cleared up.


You have the right to have the processing restricted in cases where you call into question the accuracy of the data (until the issue has been cleared up), the processing is unlawful, you still need the data for the assertion of legal claims (after the purpose for which the data was being processed has ceased to exist), or you opt out in accordance with Article 21 GDPR.
This will not apply if the PHEMAC consortium’s reasons for the processing are compelling and worthy of protection.


You have the right to receive in machine-readable format your data stored with us. As formats, we offer the txt format (UTF-8 or ANSI) and pdf.


(download the confidentiality policy in pdf version)

This policy is binding to each PHEMAC project partner who may gain access to confidential information.


A. During PHEMAC project implementation, it is likely that any of the PHEMAC partners will gain access to, or may become acquainted with, confidential information related to a Project belonging to a third party.

B. Confidential information that becomes known to any PHEMAC partner as per point a) above will likely also become known to other PHEMAC partners, but only within the context of the Project, and as required for its implementation

C. All PHEMAC partners acknowledge the right and desire of said third party to preserve the secrecy of such confidential information.

D. All obligations of any PHEMAC partner arising from the provisions of this policy or any confidentiality agreement signed with any third party within the context of PHEMAC shall equally apply to each PHEMAC partner, including obligations related to each partner’s employees, agents, and contractors.


A. For this policy “Project” shall mean and include any development and/or commercialization activities or efforts made in respect of a technology owned by a third party.

B. For the purpose of this policy “Confidential Information” shall mean and include any information, written or oral, whether or not designated as “confidential’’, which is connected with or relates to the Project, including, but not limited to, all inventions, improvements, methods, devices, software, know-how, discoveries, information related to concepts, ideas, financial, accounting, techniques, proposals, business partners, marketing strategies, market data, tests data, in-house methods, and/or other technology, whether patentable or copyrightable or not and the documentation thereof. Confidential Information shall not include information which is:

  • is already in the public domain or published information
  • is or becomes known to the public other than through a breach of this Policy.
  • is agreed between both parties signing this Policy in writing as not confidential and need not to be treated as confidential.
  • is already in the second party possession and is rightfully known by The Second Party (as evidenced by its written record) prior to the date of disclosure to it hereunder.
  • is independently developed by an officer or employee of the recipient Party who has no knowledge of such information; or,
  • is required to be disclosed because of an obligation brought about by a binding ruling of a competent authority such as a court of law.

C. The term “partner” shall mean the coordinator of the PHEMAC project or any partner participating in the PHEMAC project that forms a part of PHEMAC’s consortium as per the PHEMAC grant agreement or any subsequent amendments.


D. During the Project, each PHEMAC partner acknowledges that it may become acquainted with or have access to Confidential Information belonging to any third party, either directly from the third party or through interaction and/or cooperation with other PHEMAC partners and agrees to protect and maintain the secrecy of the Confidential Information and to prevent its unauthorized use, dissemination, or publication of confidential information.

E. Each PHEMAC partner agrees not to use the Confidential Information for any purpose other than for the benefit of the Project during its implementation as agreed upon with that third party.

F. No PHEMAC partner shall, for whatever reason, either for itself or for any third party, appropriate, copy, memorize or in any manner reproduce or reverse engineer any of the Confidential Information without the prior written consent of the proper authorization.

G. Each PHEMAC partner agrees that it will not disclose, or authorize any third party to disclose, confidential information to any person not bound by this Policy without the prior written consent of the proper authorization.

H. Each PHEMAC partner must ensure that its employees, agents, and contractors comply with the obligations of confidentiality imposed upon it by this Policy.

I. Each PHEMAC partner agrees to hold all confidential information disclosed hereunder confidential and shall expire 5 years from the date at which it became acquainted with or had access to the Confidential Information.

J. Each PHEMAC partner who signs, for being a partner of PHEMAC, a confidentiality or non-disclosure agreement with a third party within the context of PHEMAC, shall share the provisions of such agreement with all PHEMAC partners no later than two weeks from the signing date.

K. No amendment or modification of any provision of this Policy will be effective unless it is in writing and distributed officially to all PHEMAC partners by the project coordinator.


You have the right to revoke your consent at any time. Revocation will be effected in the same way as the consent or by sending an email to the data protection officer (see below), explaining which consent you are withdrawing. Any data processing undertaken prior to the revocation of consent will remain lawful.

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