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User Account Policy

Audiokinetic Inc. ("Audiokinetic") and the Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences ("CRAS", and together "we" or "us") have created this User Account Policy in order to provide you with the necessary information concerning the creation and use of an account with us for access to the Wwise Certification Website. By creating and using your account, you agree to be bound by this User Account Policy.

PLEASE REVIEW THIS USER ACCOUNT POLICY BEFORE CREATING AND USING YOUR ACCOUNT.  IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THIS USER ACCOUNT POLICY, YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO CREATE OR ACCESS A USER ACCOUNT.  THE USE OF YOUR ACCOUNT AND THE TERMS OF THIS USER ACCOUNT POLICY ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY AND TERMS OF USE, WHICH MAY ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.CRAS-WWISE.COM. PLEASE REVIEW THE PRIVACY POLICY AND THE TERMS OF USE FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS REGARDING YOUR ACCOUNT.

We may change this User Account Policy from time to time, at our sole discretion. Your continued use of your account following the posting of such changes will constitute your consent to all such changes. Please periodically revisit this User Account Policy to review the current version.

User Account

The creation of a user account on the Wwise Certification Website will allow you to access the Wwise documentation and participate in the Wwise Certification Course.  You will also be able to modify your profile settings and access messaging functions offered by the website.

A User Account must be opened using real names and other requested information.  Each User Account is tied to your email and your password, which may be changed without affecting your access. You may not allow any person to access your User Account using your address and password.  If you learn of any such unauthorized access, you must inform us immediately.  You will be responsible for any unauthorized access resulting from your disclosure of your password to another person.

Note that the account you create here is separate from any account you may have at audiokinetic.com.
 

Course Documentation

The Wwise Certification Course documentation (whether in written, graphic or video form) is supplied as a guide for the Wwise product and is made available free of charge to all users of the Wwise Certification Website. This documentation is the sole joint property of Audiokinetic and CRAS, and protected by Canadian copyright law and in other jurisdictions by virtue of international copyright treaties. 

This documentation may be duplicated, reproduced, stored or transmitted, exclusively for your non-commercial (including academic) purposes.  You may compile different extracts of the documentation to suit such internal purposes, but you may not alter the content of any portion of the documentation.  Any copy of the Wwise Certification Course documentation shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained therein.  The foregoing does not extend to the documentation regarding the Audiokinetic Wwise Technology, which is the sole property of Audiokinetic.  Please refer to the copyright notices included in same.

The content of the Wwise Certification Course documentation is furnished for information
purposes only, and its content is subject to change without notice. Reasonable care has been taken in preparing the information contained in this document, however, we disclaim all representations, warranties and conditions, whether express, implied or arising out of usage of trade or course of dealing, concerning the Wwise Certification Course documentation and assumes no responsibility or liability for any losses or damages of any kind arising out of the use of this guide or of any error or inaccuracy it may contain, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such loss or damage.
 

Certification

The Wwise Certification Website will soon allow you to take the Wwise - 101 End User Certification Test for specified fee.  Passing the test will provide you with a PDF certificate indicating you're Audiokinetic Wwise - 101 End User certified and the opportunity to list yourself on the official Certified User listing on the Wwise Certification Website.

Please refer to the terms and conditions applicable to such certification process once available on the Wwise Certification Website.

We shall incur no liability whatsoever resulting from your inability to successfully pass the Wwise Certification test.

Confidentiality

Except as explicitly indicated, you agree that all information accessible through your User Account is non-public information proprietary to Audiokinetic, CRAS and/or their licensees and partners.  You agree to maintain this information confidential and to use the Information only in connection with your use of the AUDIOKINETIC Wwise Technology in accordance with the terms of the Master License Agreement and the end user license agreement therefor.

Disclaimers

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL AUDIOKINETIC, CRAS OR THEIR SUPPLIERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, ECONOMIC OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF DATA OR LOSS OF USE DAMAGES OR LOST PROFITS (AND WHETHER SUCH LOSS OF PROFITS IS DIRECT OR INDIRECT)) ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE ACCOUNT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ITS OPERATION, OR THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE ACCOUNT, OR THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE ANY OTHER TECHNOLOGY LINKED TO THE ACCOUNT, OR ANY CONTENT CONTAINED IN ANY SUCH ACCOUNT, THIS USER ACCOUNT POLICY, THE TERMS OF USE, OR THE PRIVACY POLICY APPLICABLE TO THIS USER ACCOUNT POLICY) EVEN IF AUDIOKINETIC, CRAS OR THEIR SUPPLIERS OR LICENSORS HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR DIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, THE RESPECTIVE LIABILITY OF AUDIOKINETIC, CRAS AND THEIR SUPPLIERS AND LICENSORS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW OR THE AMOUNT OF ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100.00), WHICHEVER IS LOWER.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Audiokinetic, CRAS and their licensors, suppliers, officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively "Indemnified Parties") from and against any and all liability, loss, claim, damages, expense, or cost (including but not limited to attorneys' fees), incurred by or made against the Indemnified Parties in connection with any claim arising from or related to your use of your account, the placement, posting or transmission of any messages, information, software, content or other materials on or through your account by you or users of your account, or any breach or violation of this User Account Policy by you or users of your account. You agree to fully cooperate as reasonably required by an Indemnified Party(ies).

Last Updated November 27, 2014.