TERMS & CONDITIONS
Agora London Limited is an appointed representative of Thornbridge Investment Management LLP which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority
1. WEBSITE USE
1.1 Agora London Limited (Company Number 10396364) (AGORA) with a registered office at 708 Fulham Road, SW6 5SB grants you a non-exclusive, limited and revocable licence to use and access this website (www.agora-london.com) (Website) subject to these terms and conditions (Terms). In these Terms, “us”, “we” and “our” refer to AGORA and references to “you” and “your” is to you, the user of the Website.
1.2 By using the Website you agree to be bound by these Terms – if you do not agree with these Terms you must immediately stop using the Website. You agree that we may change, update or otherwise amend the Website and these Terms at our absolute discretion.
2. WEBSITE CONDITIONS OF USE
2.1 It is a condition of use that:
(a) you are over the age of 18;
(b) you have the authority to bind any business on behalf of your use of our Website, or purchase Services;
(c) you have authority to use the payment method used to complete any order;
(d) you only use the Website for lawful purposes;
(e) you do not engage in any defamatory, improper, indecent or offensive behaviour;
(f) you are not breaking any local, state, national or international law in your relevant jurisdiction by accessing this Website;
(g) you will treat the Website and its users with respect and will not partake in any conduct that could be considered bullying, harassment or insulting (as determined by us);
(h) you must provide us with accurate personal and contact information. You will only represent yourself and will not create false aliases or impersonate any other person (with or without their consent) while using the Website; and
(f) you do not breach any of the Terms.
3. TERMS OF SERVICE
The Website provides a platform for founders of companies (Founders) to (i) book tickets (Event Tickets) for specially curated events (Events); (ii) connect and develop business relationships and explore business opportunities; (iii) gain access to information from mentors and advisors relating to the running of their businesses and wellbeing; and (iv) certain related services as detailed on the Website (Services).
3.2 Member Registration & Status
(a) You will be able to browse the Website as a user, but in order to gain access to the Services you must: (i) register as a member (Member) by creating an account (Account) and (ii) pay a membership fee (Membership Fee).
(b) When creating your Account and Profile, you must provide us with your name, date of birth (this will not be included in your Profile), details of your business, email address and any other information as may be required on the Website.
(c) You may also be able to create your Account and/or Profile by providing access via a third party account (such as Facebook or Linkedin) in which case you consent to our access to the third party account and your access to the Website remains subject to compliance with the terms and conditions of the third party account and applicable privacy settings.
(d) You must provide us with accurate personal and contact information. You will only represent yourself and will not create false aliases or impersonate any other person (with or without their consent) while using the Website.
(e) Your Account and Profile become active when you follow the email link to activate them. In the case of registration by third party account, your Account and Profile is automatically activated without receiving any email confirmation.
(f) By continuing to use this Website you represent and warrant that:
i. all information you submit is accurate and truthful;
ii. you have permission (if required) to submit payment information; and
iii. you will keep this information accurate and up-to-date.
(g) We may reject, accept, suspend or terminate your Account in our absolute discretion (with or without giving reasons).
(h) It is recommended that you do not share your Account details, particularly your username and password. We accept no liability for any losses or damages incurred as a result of your Account details being shared by you. If you use a shared computer, it is recommended that you do not save your Account details in your internet browser.
3.3 Payments & Prices
(a) All Membership Fees, any Ticket pricing or prices for any other Services are indicated on our Website at checkout and include all applicable taxes, including VAT, which may be payable in respect of the Services(s). We reserve the right to change prices and alter or remove any special offers from time to time and as necessary.
(b) All payments must be made at the time of ordering. Payment for all Services(s) must be by direct debit, credit or debit card, or such other payment service gateway (such as Stripe) specified on the Website. Please note, it is possible that your card issuer may charge you an online handling fee or processing fee. We are not responsible for this and this shall be added to any payments.
(c) For payment by card, all credit and debit cardholders may be subject to authorisation and authentication. If the issuer of your payment card or our service provider refuses to, or does not for any reason authorise or validate the payment, we will not be liable in these circumstances for any delay or non-delivery in respect of the Service(s) which you have ordered as a result.
3.4 Cancellations & Refunds
(a) You may cancel your Account (without reason) by contacting us by email on email@example.com. You must provide us with at least 60 days notice. We will provide a full refund only if you cancel your Account within 14 days from the first payment date of the Membership Fee.
(b) After the 3 month trial has ended, your account will automatically be upgraded to full membership, paying £250 per year.
(c) Event Tickets are non-refundable. However, if you cannot make an Event you may transfer your ticket to another Member by contacting us by email on firstname.lastname@example.org.
(d) We reserve the right to cancel, postpone or abandon any Event because of circumstances beyond our control and without any refund whatsoever.
(e) This refunds policy does not affect your rights at law, including under the Consumer Protection Act 1987, which cannot be excluded or limited.
(f) Any refunds will be made through the payment method used by you when paying the Membership Fee. We will not make refunds to a third party.
4. MEDICAL & WeLLBEING
The Website offers well being, health, diet, nutrition and exercise related information, but is designed for educational and informational purposes only and is not intend to replace discussions with a doctor or other healthcare professionals. We do not make any claims to the effectiveness of these methods, products and services. If you have any concerns about any aspect of your health you should contact your doctor or an appropriate healthcare professional.
5. CONTENT & BLOG
5.1 You are responsible for all content and information published on or sent via the Website by you and warrant that information is accurate, honest and does not breach anyone’s rights to privacy, confidentiality and/or intellectual property. You acknowledge that such content will be made publicly available and that we are not responsible for editing or monitoring such content. We reserve the right to delete any such content and information in our absolute discretion.
5.2 All content published by us and/or any user on the Website (including any blog section, public comments, feedback or ratings) is for informational purposes only. We make no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any content included on the Website.
5.3 We will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of the content on the blog section of the Website.
6. WEBSITE AVAILABILITY
6.1 You acknowledge that we are not required to keep the Website available for your use. We make no guarantees, implied or express, as to the on-going availability of the Website.
6.2 We accept no responsibility for the unavailability of this Website, or any offer of goods or services found on the Website, and you agree that we are not liable for any loss or damage that you or any other person incurs by not being able to access the Website.
7. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
7.1 All content on the Website is our copyright and property. Without our express written permission of, you shall not copy the Website for your own commercial purposes, including:
(a) replicate all or part of the Website in anyway;
(b) incorporate all or part of the Website in any other webpage, website, Website, application or other digital or non-digital format;
(c) use any “deep-link”, “robot”, “spider”, “page-scrape” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Website, nor in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of same, nor obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Website; and
(d) incorporate all or part of the Website in any other webpage, website, platform, application or other digital or non-digital format.
7.2 We have moral and registered rights in our trademarks and you shall not copy, alter, use or otherwise deal in the marks without our prior written consent.
7.3 All content remains our intellectual property, including (without limitation) any source code, usage data, ideas, enhancements, feature requests, suggestions or other information provided by you or any other user.
8. THIRD PARTY WEBSITES & ADVERTISING
8.1 The Website may contain information and advertising from third-party businesses, people and websites (Third Parties). You consent to receiving this information as part of your use of the Website.
8.2 We are not responsible for any information transmitted by Third Parties or liable for any reliance you make upon the information or statements conveyed by Third Parties (or in relation to your dealings with Third Parties), nor are we responsible for the accuracy of any advertisements.
9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY & INDEMNITY
9.1 You agree that you use the Website at your own risk.
9.2 You acknowledge that in using the Website and the Services you do not rely on any statement, representation, assurance or warranty (whether made innocently or negligently) that is not set out in these Terms.
9.3 You agree to indemnify us for any loss, damage, cost or expense that we may suffer or incur as a result of or in connection with your use of or conduct in connection with the Website, including any breach by you of these Terms.
9.4 In no circumstances will we be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential or indirect damages, loss or corruption of data, loss of profits, goodwill, bargain or opportunity, loss of anticipated savings or any other similar or analogous loss resulting from your access to, or use of, or inability to use the Website or any content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, negligence, in equity or any other legal theory, and whether or not we knew or should have known of the possibility of such damage, to business interruption of any type, whether in tort, contract or otherwise
9.5 Certain rights and remedies may be available under the Sale of Goods Act 1979 or the Consumer Protection Act 1987, the Consumer Contracts Act 2013 and the Consumer Rights Act 2015 or similar legislation in other jurisdictions and may not be permitted to be excluded, restricted or modified. Apart from those that cannot be excluded, we and our related entities exclude all conditions and warranties that may be implied by law. To the extent permitted by law, our liability for breach of any implied warranty or condition that cannot be excluded is restricted, at our option to the re-supply of Services or payment of the cost of re-supply of the Services limited to the value of the Premium Services.
11.1 We may end the agreement formed by the Terms immediately by giving you written notice. It is not essential to provide reasons for the termination. Where these Terms have been terminated you must immediately cease using the Website.
11.2 You may terminate your use of the Website at any time. Subject to clause 4.4 of these Terms, no refund will be provided for any Premium Services.
11.3 Your use of the Website may be cancelled at any time, for any reason, on a temporary or permanent basis. You must immediately cease using the Website should you receive a notice cancelling your licence to use the Website.
11.4 The termination of these Terms does not affect the parties’ rights in respect of periods before the termination of these Terms.
12.1 You can contact our customer service team by email (email@example.com) or via the Website.
12.2 You can direct notices, enquiries, complaints and so forth to us using any other details published on the Website. We will notify you of a change of details from time-to-time by publishing new details on the Website.
12.3 We will send you notices and other correspondence to the email address that you submit to the Website, or that you notify us of from time-to-time. It is your responsibility to update your contact details as they change.
12.4 A consent, notice or communication under this agreement is effective if it is sent as an electronic communication (having the meaning given to that term in Electronic Communications Act 2000 and the Electronic Signatures Regulations 2002) unless required to be physically delivered under law.
13.1 We may assign or otherwise create any interest in their rights under these Terms by giving you written notice.
13.2 Any provision of these Terms, which is invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, is, as to that jurisdiction, ineffective to the extent of the invalidity or unenforceability without affecting the remaining provisions of these Terms or affecting the validity or enforceability of that provision in any other jurisdiction.
The parties will negotiate in good faith to replace any such provision with a provision which is valid and enforceable and consistent with the intention of these Terms, so far as is reasonably practicable.
13.4 These Terms form part of an ecommerce transaction and the parties agree that these Terms shall be accepted electronically and the agreement to these Terms is formed and validly entered into electronically.
13.4 These Terms and any non-contractual obligations arising therefrom are governed by the laws of England and Wales and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in England.