Terms & Privacy Policy

GSR 2023 application (“Application”) owned by National Telecom Regulatory Authority (“NTRA”) and its subsidiary services and websites shall be available for your personal use. Your access and use of this application shall be subject to the following Terms and Conditions of Use and to the applicable laws in the Republic Arab of Egypt, especially Law No. 10 year 2003 (Telecommunication Law) and Law no. 175 year 2018 Egyptian Anti-Cyber and Information Technology Crimes Law. Furthermore, your access to this Application and its services shall be deemed an unconditional approval of these Terms and Conditions of Use, whether or not you are a registered user. This approval shall be effective upon your first use of Application. The rules for using GSR 2023 application apply to all visitors and users of the Application. The use of the Application may be stopped, prevented and/or terminated in the event a violation is committed by the user, or if there are reasons to believe that a user has violated the terms and conditions of use.

Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the procedures and rules in place to protect the Application, for example, but not limited to, the following actions:

  • Accessing data that is not intended to be provided to this user, or logging into a server or an account that the user is not authorized to access.
  • Attempting to conduct a test, survey or examination for the aim of exploiting vulnerabilities in NTRA’s system or network, or breaching the security of procedures or documenting them without official permission from NTRA.
  • Attempting to interfere with the service provided to any user, host or network, including, but not limited to, placing a virus on the Application, increasing the load on it or immersing it, spamming it, or flooding it with emails or disabling it.
  • Sending spam emails to the Application, including promotions, and/or advertisements for products or services; falsifying any Transmission Control Protocol/IP package address or any part of the address information in any email or sending newsgroup messages.
  • Using GSR 2023 Application in any way to send e-mail or any matters from the Application or on its behalf or by referring to it or by impersonating its name or description that includes an insult or offence against NTRA, GSR-2023 application or any person, or spreading false news or information and unlawfully attributing to NTRA.
  • Breaching the rules of use and violating the system or network shall expose the violator to civil and criminal liability. Investigations will be carried out in cases that may involve such violations and breaches, and the perpetrators will be prosecuted.
  • Any act that violates the Egyptian Anti-Cyber and information technology Crimes Law no. 175 year 2018 or any other related law in the Arab Republic of Egypt.

Using Links to GSR 2023 application owned by NTRA

Application links may not be created or displayed in a pop-up window or posted on any website, except for service-related links which may be posted on websites whose goals and general policies are consistent with the goals, policies and frameworks of NTRA e-services.

NTRA shall not in any way be deemed involved in or linked to any trade or service marks, logos or brands or any other means used or appear on some of Application services or any of their contents, unless they are approved by the Commission’s competent departments in NTRA.

NTRA shall reserve full rights to suspend and intercept any links from any unauthorized website or one containing inappropriate, obscene, offensive, indecent, pornographic, or unlawful topics, or any names, materials or information violating any laws or public or private rights.

NTRA disclaims any responsibility for the contents available on any other website accessed through its own Application or through its services.

Property Rights

This Application shall be technically supervised by NTRA Centralized Systems Department in the Arab Republic of Egypt. All contents of the application, namely services and information, shall be considered as NTRA’s property, and shall be fully protected according to the Arab Republic of Egypt’s copyright and trademark laws and intellectual property rights.

Unless otherwise specified, the Application’s services and materials may not be sold, licensed, rented, modified, copied, reproduced, reprinted, advertised, transferred, distributed, displayed in public, edited, or used to produce works for public or commercial purposes, without obtaining the prior approval of NTRA, except for scientific, research and awareness-raising purposes, wherein quoting the Application is permissible on condition that its name is provided as reference.

Termination of Use

NTRA has the right, at its absolute discretion, to terminate, restrict or suspend the user’s right to access and use the services offered by the Application without notice and for whatever reason, including violating the terms and conditions of use or any other behavior that NTRA may, at its discretion, deem illegal or harmful to others. In case of termination, the user shall not be authorized to access or/and Registration to the Application again.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

NATIONAL TELECOM REGULATORY AUTHORITY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SPECIAL OR EXCEPTIONAL, THAT MAY OCCUR FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THIS APPLICATION.

THE E-SERVICES PROVIDED BY GSR 2023 APPLICATION IS END TO END ENCRYPTED AND SHALL ONLY BE INTENDED TO FACILITATE ACCESS TO USER INFORMATION. THEREFORE, THE USER SHALL HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE BEING FULLY AWARE THAT ONLINE COMMUNICATIONS MAY BE SUBJECT TO INTERFERENCE OR INTERCEPTION BY THIRD PARTIES; THAT THE APPLICATION SHALL NOT REPLACE THE INFORMATION PROVIDED BY OFFICIAL AGENCIES; AND THAT THE REQUESTS AND ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES SHALL BE MADE DIRECTLY BEFORE THE CONCERNED AGENCIES. THEREFORE, ANY REFERENCE TO THIS APPLICATION SHALL BE MADE AT THE USER’S OWN LIABILITY. IN NO WAY SHALL NTRA ASSUME ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE WHATSOEVER THAT THE USER MAY SUFFER BECAUSE OF USING OR VISITING THE APPLICATION; DEPENDING ON ANY STATEMENT, OPINION OR ADVERTISEMENT ON THE APPLICATION; DELAYING THE OPERATION, LACK OF ACCESS OR BAD CONNECTION TO THE INTERNET; BREAKDOWN OF EQUIPMENT OR SOFTWARE; OR THE CONDUCT OR IDEAS OF ANY PERSON HAVING ACCESS TO THIS APPLICATION. THEREFORE, THE USER SHALL HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT HIS ONLY WAY TO AVOID ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS THAT MAY HAPPEN AS A RESULT OF HAVING ACCESS OR USE OF THIS APPLICATION IS TO STOP OR DISCONTINUE USING OR ACCESSING IT.

Protection against Viruses

NTRA shall exert every possible effort to check and test the contents of the Application. The user shall be required to run anti-virus programs to scan all materials downloaded from the application. NTRA shall not be responsible for any loss, interruption or damage of the user’s data and devices that could happen during his use of the Application or any materials downloaded therefrom.

Waiver of Claims

GSR 2023 App and the services, information, materials provided or accessed through it shall be provided to the user on “as is” or “as available” basis without any acknowledgements, promises or guarantees whatsoever. NTRA shall not guarantee or assume any liability for any failures, errors or violations that could arise from using this Application or its contents or any other website linked thereto, whether with or without its knowledge.

The user shall not have the right to own or guarantee the confidentiality of any communications or information that he may send via the services of this Application. Moreover, any use or interactive use that such services involve shall not guarantee any rights, licenses or privileges of any kind to the user.

Compensation

The user hereby undertakes that he shall not take any legal action against NTRA or any of its employees or staff in charge of managing, maintaining, updating, or providing Application services. He shall also hold NTRA harmless against any commitments, liabilities and compensations arising from the use of such services, whether the user breaches the terms and conditions of use or violates any of the laws in force in either Egypt or the place where he lives, or otherwise.

Amendment

NTRA has the right to make any modifications/amendments to the terms and conditions at any time it wants.

Any amendment to these terms and conditions shall be effective immediately upon its announcement, unless otherwise indicated. Your continued use of this Application shall be deemed a full acceptance of such an amendment.

Under no circumstances shall any of the Application’s contents be modified, the drawings and images on this Application shall be protected by copyright, and they may not be reproduced or exploited in any way whatsoever without obtaining the prior written approval of NTRA

External Links Disclaimer

Links to other Websites have been included on this Application, considering the needs of the user. NTRA is not responsible for any content on these Websites, nor for anyone’s use of them or their work in an appropriate way, or for any problems that may occur from their use.

The user is solely responsible for all their actions while using any of the Websites that they visit through those links on this Application.

Links on other Websites

In order to make information available to the public as broadly as possible, direct linking to all pages hosted on this Application is permitted. However, it is not permitted to upload any pages within separate frameworks on another Website.

Criteria for Comments of Google Store and App Store and E-Participation

Observe public morals, the Egyptian’s laws, and avoid using inappropriate phrases or indecent words when he comments on the application and rate the app on Google store or App Store

Focus on the application updates and keep comments relevant thereto

Avoid personal criticism that does not enrich the Application

Judicial Reference

The user shall be subject to the judicial laws in the Arab Republic of Egypt.

NTRA shall have the full right to sue anyone who violates Terms and Conditions and take all the necessary actions against him or her.

Appendix

Summary about the application

The Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR-23) 2023 will be held in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, from 5 to 8 June 2023 under the theme “Regulation for a sustainable digital future” and will include a series of thematic events

GSR mobile app is very useful for you to get reach to information about GSR, the conference agenda, Speakers, Location, Floor Plan and sponsors and a complete set of media gallery, News, Press Releases about the conference

In addition, you can reach our social media links, contacts and FAQs matching the ones that you may have

Collecting and Using Your Personal Data

Types of Data Collected

Personal Data

While using our application, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personal identifiable information may include:

  • Full name
  • Phone number
  • Email address
  • Attendee ID

Use of Your Personal Data

We may use your personal data for the following purposes

To contact You: To contact you by Email, telephone calls, SMS, or other equivalent forms of electronic communication, such as a mobile application’s push notifications regarding updates or informative communications related to the functionalities, products or contracted services, including the security updates, when necessary or reasonable for their implementation

We don’t share your personal information with any other parties

Retention of Your Personal Data

We will retain your personal data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this   privacy policy

Security of Your Personal Data

The security of your personal data is important to us. We strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal data

Children’s Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected personal data from anyone under the age of 13 without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers

If we need to rely on consent, as a legal basis for processing your information and your country requires consent from a parent, we may require your parent’s consent before we collect and use that information

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may update Our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new privacy policy on this page

We will let you know via Email and/or a prominent notice on our service, prior to the change becoming effective and update the “Last updated” date at the top of this Privacy Policy

You are advised to review this privacy policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this privacy policy are effective when they are posted on this page

Effective as of May 1, 2023

Updated May 1, 2023