"Legal Notice" of PlazaScience website

The website www.plazascience.org is owned by Foundation madri + d, whose main purpose is to contribute to the social use of science and technology, taking charge of an important part of technological innovation programs of Dirección General de Universidades e Investigación. Also, the network of public groups and private research and business associations, covering essential communication between knowledge-producing sector and the industrial sector in order to improve the competitiveness of the region through knowledge transfer .

The use and access to the content provided by this website implies knowledge and acceptance of these terms and conditions, which are in line with the rules of data protection, services of information society and other related regulations.


These general conditions regulate the access, navigation and use of this site, located at the following URL: www.plazascience.org. At the same time, these general conditions regulate the responsibilities arising from the use of content- text, graphics, drawings, designs, photographs, software, codes, videos, music, databases, images, information and any other creation protected by National laws and international treaties on intellectual property - and the specific conditions governing the various services that the website offers to the users through this website.

Also, some services of the site are based on inputs that users may make, they must accept that those are licensed under Creative Coomons 2.5., whose conditions may be viewed through the link insert at that effect in different sections of the web, more specifically in section photographic library.


The domain name plazascience.org and plazascience.com is owned by the Fundación madri + d, with CIF G-83351346, whose registered office is at Calle Velázquez, 76-ground floor-, 28001. Madrid (Spain)


It makes available to all users of this website, the possibility of sending their opinions electronically, news, tips and events, any other comments, through the various specific forms included in the "CONTACT" of this website. Moreover, we also offer a general email, through which you can contact: contacto@madrimasd.org.

Use of the Website and Services

Navigation and use of the Website and the services contained therein is completely free, carrying out on purpose and without any reservations the General Conditions, continuously updated under the link "Disclaimer".

It has been ordered, for certain services, the collection of personal data of users who access to that services and in such cases, the specific clauses that accompany the form and additionally the site Privacy Policy are applied.

Intellectual Property and Industrial Rights

Madri + d and Dirección General de Universidades e Investigación are holders of the license for use of the operating rights of intellectual property of the Website and Content available through it.

In no case, it is understood that the failure to allow users access to the Website implies a waiver, license or transfer all or part of such rights by Fundación madri + d.

It is specifically forbidden to remove, ignore or modify any identifying data of the rights of Fundación madri + d or its owners included in the content, as well as technical protection devices, digital fingerprints or any information mechanisms and / or identification incorporated into the content.

The domain, ownership of Fundación madri + d, can not be used in conjunction with other content, products or services that are not owned by madri + d, when they can cause confusion among end users or the discrediting of the entity .

Fundación madri+d reserves the right to use the domain name or plazascience.es plazascience.org and in the field in which madri + d does business and related fields. Similarly, Fundación madri + d reserves the right to prevent the use of domains derived therefrom by its deceptive similarity or confusion on the signs, names or commercial origin of the services.

Remarkably, several sections of the website include articles, reviews and other contributions, which in any case they are intellectual property inherent of its author, so it's possible to play such content, either partial or total, should be ensured that own rights and making explicit mention of the author, source and any other identifying information.

Likewise, services and sections have been created to allow users to insert content-text, images, videos, etc. - which are subject to the Creative Commons 2.5. Spain. However, all users must comply with this clause in order to avoid violating intellectual and industrial rights of third parties. Finding prohibited any action that does not meet the requirements referred to in the Creative Commons 2.5. Similarly, users to insert content with associated intellectual property rights and those whose ownership does not correspond to the user should make the author and book review. As for the pictures, like the videos, users will be the authors of the same or found authorized its reproduction and distribution. If they appeared images of others, it shall be counted in addition to their license, and in case of minors, the permission of their parents and / or guardians for exhibition. Madri + d and the Dirección General de Universidades e Investigación will not be responsible for the relevant authorizations or justifications necessary to require users to exploit such content.


Dirección General de Universidades e Investigación are responsible for the following actions:

Personal Data Protection

In accordance with the provisions of data protection, ensuring full alignment of the Website and all services provided through it to the Law 15/1999 of 13 December, on Data Protection Personal implementing regulations, RD 1720 and regional legislation Law 8/2001, as well as any international, state or regional regulatory , which governs the subject.

Madri + d and the Dirección General de Universidades e Investigación will guarantee all of the quality principles in the collection and processing of data. Furthermore, the purpose of this clause is to provide users of the privacy policy so that, at all times, to decide, freely, voluntarily and expressly, whether to provide personal data that may be requested for certain services, are incorporated through the website. Arrangements have been made for certain services the collection of personal data of users who access the same, continue to apply in such cases, the specific clauses that accompany the form and additionally the privacy policy website

The user, at any time, can access and learn through the link "Privacy Policy", present in all sections of this website where personal data is collected, which sets policy for the protection of data, especially , in relation to their use and treatment.

Duration and Modification

These general conditions have the effect lasting exposure. Thus, we recommend that, whenever users access the Web page, they must read them carefully.

In addition, we reserve the right to change unilaterally the terms at any time, in whole or in part. The amendment takes effect from its publication on the website, more specifically, from its insertion on the link "Disclaimer".


Madri + d may choose to terminate, suspend or terminate unilaterally access to the contents of the Website, regardless of the provisions in these terms and conditions governing the provision of various services. Such situations will not alter the effect of bans use of content exposed along these clauses.

Also all necessary measures will be undertaken so that, to the extent that possible, users will be warned of such circumstances, suspension, interruption or termination of access to content.

Null and void

In case of any conflict between the provisions of these general terms and conditions for each specific service, it shall prevail in the latter.

The failure to exercise or enforcement of any right or provision of these terms shall not constitute a waiver thereof, unless expressly stated in writing on your part.