CATALUNYA LA PEDRERA FOUNDATION (henceforth the FOUNDATION), responsible for the website of Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (henceforth BIYSC), makes this document available to users, by which it intends to comply with the obligations set forth in the Law 34/2002 of July 11th, of Information Society and Electronic Commerce (LSSICE), BOE nº 166, as well as to inform all website users regarding the conditions of use.

Anyone that accesses this website assumes the role of user, committing themselves to the observance and strict compliance with the provisions set forth herein, as well as to any other legal provision that is not applicable.

The FOUNDATION reserves the right to modify any type of information that may appear on the website, without having to notify or inform users of these obligations, being understood as sufficient with the publication on the website of BIYSC.


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Registered in the Barcelona Foundation Registry of the Generalitat de Catalunya on January 23th 2013, with Registration Number: 2756.


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