International AIDS Society

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Material on IAS websites

The following information refers to the website, as well as the websites for the International AIDS Conferences (e.g.,,,, and the IAS Conferences on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (e.g.,,,,

The IAS maintains this server to enhance public access to information about its activities. All information and content on the site, such as texts, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, and software is protected by copyright. Permission is hereby granted for non-commercial use or reproduction of the information on this website, provided that the use of such information is accompanied by an acknowledgement that IAS is the source of the information and the author of the article.

The Member is only authorized to use the website and its contents for example, copying, printing and distribution of information for personal and non-commercial use; provided that the use of such information - or any portion thereof - is accompanied by an acknowledgement that IAS is the source of information, together with the name of the author.


The IAS logo is a registered trademark to which IAS has all exclusive rights.

Linking to the IAS website

Other websites wishing to link to the IAS site shall obtain permission from IAS. Requests for permission to link may be emailed to [email protected].


The International AIDS Society (IAS) maintains this website with the purpose of enhancing public access to information about its activities. It is the IAS' intention and goal to keep this information as timely and accurate as possible and errors that are brought to our attention will be corrected. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them.

However, the IAS cannot guarantee - and makes no warranties as to - the accuracy, integrity and timeliness of this information. The IAS assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of this website and further disclaims any liability of any nature for any loss whatsoever caused in connection with using the information on this website.

The IAS may change the information on this site at any time without prior notice. Hyperlinks to external sites or sources are provided for convenience only. The IAS assumes no responsibility for, nor approval of, information contained in those external sites.

It is our goal to minimize disruption caused by technical errors. However, we cannot guarantee that our service will not be interrupted or otherwise affected by technical problems. The IAS accepts no responsibility with regard to such problems incurred as a result of using this site or any linked external sites. This disclaimer is not intended to contravene any requirements laid down in applicable national law or to exclude liability for matters which may not be excluded under that law.

Privacy Policy

When you visit our website some personal information may be collected by the IAS. We will only use such information for the purposes of (i) administering certain programmes as identified to you at the time of collection, (ii) a form where the information is no longer identifiable with you, for statistical and marketing analyses and (iii) registration to on of the conference for which IAS is an organizer or co-organizer.

The IAS is committed to protecting your privacy and takes its responsibilities regarding the security of your information very seriously. The IAS requires certain information to allow your registration. The IAS collects the details provided by you, together with information it learns about you form your use of IAS service and your visits to IAS websites and other sites accessible from them. The IAS also collects information about the transactions you undertake including details of payment cards used. The IAS will also use your contact details to communicate with you.

The information that you provide to the IAS will be held in the IAS systems, which are located on our premises or those of an appointed third party. The IAS may also allow access to your information by other third parties who act for the IAS, namely for the purposes of registration, accommodation, travel and for abstract submission. Should the IAS consider possible to disclose some of your information to third parties beyond the scope of purposes stated above, you will be notified before giving such information to the IAS.

In using an IAS website, you consent to the collection and use of this information in the ways described above. Should you have any question in relations to this privacy policy, please contact us at [email protected] or submit your inquiry through our Contact Us page.

If the IAS decides to change its Privacy Policy, those changes will be mentioned on this page so that you are always aware of what information is collected, how the IAS uses it and in what circumstances such information may be disclosed.