Terms & Conditions

Global Management Challenge is the world’s largest strategy and management competition based on a simulation that mirrors a typical manufacturing company. More than 500,000 university students and young professionals have participated in the competition throughout the world over the last 30 years.

General

This website and the information contained in this website are made available by Beaufort Associates FZ-LLC (“Beaufort”). Beaufort is a management consulting firm based in Dubai Internet City and registered with Dubai Technology and Media Free Zone Authority under license number 19153, first issued 6 September 2000. Beaufort operates from Office 212, Building 1, Dubai Internet City, Dubai, UAE.

Beaufort has entered into agreement with SDG – Simuladores e Modelos de Gestão, S.A. of Portugal to launch Global Management Challenge in the UAE. Global Management Challenge is a Strategy and Management Competition that was developed by SDG, who hold the exclusive worldwide rights for Global Management Challenge. Global Management Challenge in the UAE (“UAE Global Management Challenge” or the “Competition”) is organized by Beaufort under agreement with SDG.

The purpose of this site is to provide information about UAE Global Management Challenge and to facilitate the holding of the Competition.

The information provided on this website is obtained or compiled from SDG and/or its affiliates and partners and from sources we believe to be reliable. We reserve the right to change, modify, substitute or remove without notice any information on the website and/or these terms and conditions at any time by publishing the modified terms and conditions on the website. Any such modifications shall take effect immediately after posting on the website.

Disclaimer

Beaufort does not warrant the information or services provided herein or the use of this website by any user, third party, existing, previous or prospective client, counterparty, affiliate or any member of the public (“third parties”) either expressly or impliedly, for any particular purpose and expressly disclaims any implied warranties, including but not limited to, warranties of title, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

Beaufort cannot and does not guarantee the accuracy, validity, timeliness or completeness of any information or data made available for any particular purpose. Beaufort will not be responsible for any loss or damage that could result from interception by third parties of any information or services made available via this website.

Neither Beaufort, nor any of its affiliates, partners, directors, officers or employees, sub-contractors nor any third party vendor (collectively “Beaufort and/or its affiliates”), will be liable or have any responsibility of any kind for any loss or damage that may be incurred in the event of any failure or interruption of this website or resulting from the act or omission of any other party involved in making this website, the data contained herein or the products or services offered on this website, or from any other cause relating to access, inability to access, or the use of the website or these materials, whether or not the circumstances giving rise to such cause may have been within the control of Beaufort or of any vendor providing software or services.

In no event will Beaufort and/or its affiliates be liable to third parties, whether in contract or tort, for any direct, special, indirect, consequential or incidental damages or any other damages of any kind even if Beaufort and/or its affiliates have been advised of the possibility thereof. This limitation on liability includes, but is not limited to, the transmission of any viruses which may infect third parties’ equipment, failure of mechanical or electronic equipment or communication lines, telephone or other interconnect problems, unauthorized access, theft, operator errors, strikes or other labor problems or any force majeure. Beaufort cannot and does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to the website.

None of the information contained in this website constitutes a recommendation, solicitation or offer by Beaufort and/or its affiliates to make or divest any investment or to buy or sell any securities, futures, options or other financial instruments of any person or provide any investment advice or service.

Proprietary Rights

All right, title and interest in this website and any content contained herein is the exclusive property of Beaufort. Unless otherwise specified, the main purpose of this website is to provide information about UAE Global Management Challenge to third parties and to facilitate the holding of the Competition. Third parties may print, copy and download any information or portion of this website for this purpose only. The copyright in the material contained in the website, together with the website design, text and graphics, and their selection and arrangement, and all software compilations, underlying source code and software belongs to Beaufort or our third party licensors. All rights are reserved. None of this material may be reproduced or redistributed without Beaufort’s written permission. Third parties may, however, download or print a single copy for their own non-commercial off-line viewing.

Third parties may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, frame, create derivative works from, transfer, or otherwise use in any other way for commercial or public purposes in whole or in part any information, software, products or services obtained from this website, except for the purposes expressly provided herein, without Beaufort’s prior written approval. If third parties copy or download any information or software from this website, they agree that they will not remove or obscure any copyright or other notices or legends contained in any such information.

As a partner of SDG, Beaufort is authorized to use in this website, Global Management Challenge and Global Management Challenge logo, Global Management Challenge related information, downloads and links from Global Management Challenge and/or its partner websites.

Third parties are prohibited from using any marks for any purpose including, but not limited to use as metatags on other pages or sites on the world wide web without the written permission of Beaufort or such third party, which may own the marks.

Use of Links

This website contains links to third party websites. These links are provided only as a convenience. We assume no responsibility for the contents of any other websites to which this website has links.

Except as otherwise stated, the inclusion of any link is not and does not imply an affiliation, sponsorship, endorsement, approval, investigation, verification or monitoring by Beaufort of any information contained in any third party website. In no event shall Beaufort be responsible for the information contained on that site or third parties’ use of or inability to use such site. Third parties should also be aware that the terms and conditions of such websites and the websites’ privacy policy may be different from those applicable to the use of this website.

Exclusion of Liability

We use reasonable endeavors to ensure that the data on the website is accurate and to correct any errors or omissions as soon as practicable after being notified of them. We do not monitor, verify or endorse information submitted by third parties for posting on the website and third parties should be aware that such information may be inaccurate, incomplete or out of date. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we disclaim all warranties, terms and representations (whether express or implied) as to the accuracy of any information contained on the website. We do not guarantee that the website will be fault free and do not accept liability for any errors or omissions.

Due to the nature of electronic transmission of data over the internet, and the number of users by whom data is posted on to the website, any liability we may have for any losses or claims arising from an inability to access the website, or from any use of the website or reliance on the data transmitted using the website, is excluded to the fullest extent permissible by law.

In no event shall we be liable for (a) any indirect or consequential loss; or (b) any loss of profit, data, revenue, business opportunity, anticipated savings, goodwill or reputation whether in contract, tort or otherwise arising out of or in connection with the use of the website save where such liability cannot be excluded by law.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with UAE laws and any disputes shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the UAE courts.