Membership Terms & Conditions

Membership Agreement – International Behavioural Trials Network

Thank you for being part of our community.

Welcome & Assistance

This site is provided as a service for the members of the International Behavioural Trials Network (IBTN).  General questions about the membership directory should be directed to Technical questions should be directed to

General Purpose

By joining and using this community, you agree that you have read and will follow these rules and guidelines. You also agree to limit discussions and shared files and content to those best suited to this forum which is intended to help members find one another in an effort to solicit advice, share news and content, and stimulate civil and useful discussion pertaining to the field of behavioural trials. You may terminate your account at any time by logging in, navigating to your profile, and choosing to close your account.


This forum is not intended for commercial or any illegal use. The content posted in this forum is subject to libel, slander, and antitrust laws. Any defamatory, abusive, profane, threatening, offensive, or illegal content is strictly prohibited. Any content posted in this forum should be considered public in that other members may reproduce content posted.

The IBTN is not responsible for the opinions and information posted on this site by its members, nor for its accuracy or truthfulness. The IBTN does not actively monitor the site for inappropriate postings and does not on its own undertake editorial control of postings. However, in the event that any inappropriate posting is brought to our attention, we will take all appropriate action. We reserve the right to reject and remove any content at our discretion and to suspend or terminate membership in this community for anyone whose behaviour does not respect these rules or the intended purpose of this site.

Rights and Courtesy

Please do not post same or similar content repeatedly or contact members with unsolicited information not pertinent to this forum. Do not post any information or other material protected by Canadian copyright law without the permission of the copyright owner. By posting material, you warrant and represent that you own the copyright with respect to such material or have received permission from the copyright owner. By posting material, you grant IBTN members the right to display, copy, publish, distribute, transmit, print and use such material.


In no event shall the IBTN be liable for any damages (special, indirect, or consequential) arising out of or in connection with the use of this site, or the any information posted on this site.

Privacy Policy

Any personal information you provide to us including and similar to your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address will not be released, sold, or rented to any entities or individuals outside of our organization. Please note that member profile information is visible to IBTN personnel and can be made visible to other IBTN members from inside your profile preferences.

We may disclose the personal information we collect through this site, when we, in good faith, believe disclosure is appropriate to comply with the law (or a court order or subpoena); to prevent or investigate a possible crime, such as fraud or identity theft; to enforce this agreement or other agreements that govern your use of this Site; or to protect the rights, property or safety of our users, or others.

We are not responsible for the content of external internet sites such as Twitter and YouTube. You are advised to read the privacy policy of external sites before disclosing any personal information.

Site Cookies

A “cookie” is a small data text file that is placed in your browser and allows us to recognize you each time you visit this site (personalization, etc). Cookies themselves do not contain any personal information, and we do not use cookies to collect personal information.

Nature of the Web

While we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to us and you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords or other account information.

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