Terms & Conditions

All rights are reserved and the use of this website is subject to its Terms of Use. Please read these Terms and Conditions to ensure you comply with their provisions.

Diversified Business Communications UK Ltd (DBC UK) host a series of sites that are Internet-based information tools, which provides users with free access to on-line resources including editorial coverage, links to other websites and directories of products and services relating to a range of industries.

The access to and use of this website is subject to your agreement with these Terms and Conditions, which may be modified at any time without notice. The entire content of the website is the property of DBC UK and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. You acknowledge and agree that the Website and all its contents contain proprietary information that is protected by relevant intellectual property and other laws.

You acknowledge that accountex.co.uk, accountexsummitnorth.co.uk, accountingsinsightnews.co.uk, casualdining.co.uk, commercialkitchenshow.co.uk, lunchshow.co.uk, naturalproductsonline.co.uk, naturalproducts.co.uk, naturalproductsglobal.com, organicproducts.co.uk, naturalproductsscandinavia.com, nordicorganicfoodfair.com, goorganicfestival.co.uk, servicedeskshow.com, servicedesk360.com, oceanbusiness.com, marelec.co.uk and oceanbuzz.co.uk are registered marks of DBC UK and that you may not use them without written permission from DBC UK. All other marks that appear throughout the website belong to DBC UK or the respective owners of such marks, and are protected by international copyright and trademark laws. Any use of any of the marks appearing throughout the website without the express written consent of DBC UK or the owner of the mark, as appropriate, is strictly prohibited.

Except as expressly authorised by DBC UK, you agree not to modify, copy, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based, in whole or in part, on the Websites. You further acknowledge and agree that the information and contents supplied on the Website by sponsors, advertisers and any other authorised third parties are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. Contents may be displayed and printed for personal, informational and non-commercial use only. In this case, permission to use documents from our Websites is granted, provided all copyright and other proprietary rights notice appear. Any other copying, modification, redistribution, publication or retransmission is strictly prohibited without the express prior written consent of DBC UK.

These terms and conditions are governed by UK Law. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the UK Courts. If you have any questions, comments or concerns about our Terms and Conditions, please contact us at [email protected].


Admissions Policy

Attendees to the Ocean Business exhibition, workshops and conference should be involved in or have some connections or interest in the ocean technology industry and associated industries. All attendees must not allow their badges to be worn by anyone else.

All Attendees to Ocean Business are not permitted to distribute publicity material or solicit for business without the written consent of the Organisers. The Organisers reserve the right to exclude or remove anyone from Ocean Business and the venue, who does not comply with this policy or who they reasonably consider are likely to break these rules.


Confirmation of your registration for Ocean Business

Once you have completed the registration process, a confirmation email will be sent to you. Approximately 3 weeks prior to the event, you will receive a detailed email providing further information to assist you with your planning, participation and details of entry.


Offshore Survey Conference Registration Payment Terms

Conference Registration fees for Offshore Survey are in £GBP. If you have selected to pay by invoice, you can download your invoice from your registration confirmation page and the confirmation email. Invoices must be paid within 30 days of receipt either by bank transfer or credit card, unless the registration date is within 30 days where payment will be required immediately. If the invoice has not been settled by cleared funds prior to the date of the conference, we will require full payment onsite at the higher onsite registration rate.

If you have selected to pay by credit card online, you will automatically be sent an email confirmation where you will find a link to download a receipt for your registration. All payments made to Ocean Business will appear on your bill as Diversified Business Communications.


Cancellation of Attendance to the Conference

To qualify for a refund for your delegate registration fees, written cancellation must be received by Diversified Business Communications UK Ltd. Delegates cancelling by close of business on 1st February 2019 will receive a 50% refund. No refunds will be made after 1st February 2019 however the Delegate may substitute another person in their place at no cost provided that the Organiser is notified in writing in advance and that the new Delegate sign for acceptance of the Terms and Conditions.

In the unlikely event that Ocean Business is cancelled, Delegates shall be entitled to a full refund except in circumstances where it is beyond the Organisers control due in whole or part to the venue becoming unavailable, war, fire, national emergency, labour dispute, strike, lock-out, civil disturbance. Diversified Business Communications will not be held responsible for direct, indirect or consequential loss incurred by the Delegate.


Limitation of Liability

All attendees agree to make no claim for any reason whatsoever against the Organiser, its Employees, Contractors, Insurers, Committees, Agents, and Sponsoring Organisations (collectively known as the Organiser) for loss, theft, damage or destruction of goods, or for any injury, including death to himself, employees, agents or representatives; nor for any damage to its business for failure to hold the event as scheduled. The Organiser shall bear no responsibility for the safety of the attendees, or their personal property.

Diversified Business Communications UK Ltd reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at any event, without the expressed written permission of those included within the photograph/video. Diversified Business Communications UK Ltd may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced, used or contracted by Diversified Business Communications UK Ltd including but not limited to: brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc. By participating in a Diversified Business Communications UK Ltd event or by failing to notify Diversified Business Communications UK Ltd, in writing, your desire to not have your photograph used, you are agreeing to release, defend, hold harmless and indemnify Diversified Business Communications UK Ltd from any and all claims involving the use of your picture or likeness.