Market Analysis Framework (MAF+) Terms and Conditions

The purpose of the Market Analysis Framework (MAF+) website is to act as a platform for supporting climate-related innovations analyse their market and develop their businesses, in affiliation with the BRIGAID Project. BRIGAID is an Innovation Action funded by the European Union under Horizon 2020 programme, under grant agreement No 700699. This website has been developed for educational and social purposes and not for profit.

Information on the website

The information on this website is provided without obligation. Nevertheless, no rights may be derived from the information included on this website. BRIGAID cannot be held liable for the accuracy, completeness, topicality or quality of the information published on its website.

Use of the website

BRIGAID accepts no liability or responsibility for any damage or loss resulting from the use of the Market Analysis Framework website.

External hyperlinks

The Market Analysis Framework website may contain a number of external hyperlinks, intended as an additional service for visitors to the website. BRIGAID does not accept liability or responsibility for the content of these external links and excludes all liability for any damage incurred by users of the Market Analysis Framework website as a result of visiting another website via an external hyperlink.

Links to the Market Analysis Framework website

External links to pages on the Market Analysis Framework website are permitted providing that they do not damage the good name of BRIGAID, the Market Analysis Framework website, or the BRIGAID research partners. There must be no suggestion that BRIGAID project has authorised the use of a link if such is not the case. The link to the English version of the website is:

Privacy policy

The Market Analysis Framework website uses software to analyse the number of visitors to its web pages and their behaviour. This is based on your IP address (Internet Protocol address). The aim of this is to optimize, as far as possible, the information available and the way in which it is presented. The software does not analyse your identity and is used solely for the purpose outlined above. BRIGAID handles the data of the visitors to its website with care. This information is stored securely. In this, BRIGAID complies with the requirements of the German Federal Data Protection Act.


On the MAF+ website, BRIGAID uses what are known as cookies, small files that are stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone. Cookies are used to identify you when you revisit the website and to enable access to specific parts of the Market Analysis Framework website. Almost all internet browsers, such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, Firefox and Safari, offer users the option of accepting or refusing cookies.

Recording and securing data

BRIGAID uses security procedures to prevent unauthorised access to the confidential information on the website such as data concerning user numbers and user behaviour.

Intellectual property

BRIGAID makes every reasonable effort to enter into a written agreement with the legitimate owner of digital text and images on their use. However, this may be impossible in some cases, because one or more of the legitimate owners of the intellectual property or their heirs cannot be traced. If, in your opinion, any text or digital objects published by BRIGAID on one of the BRIGAID communication channels represent an infringement of your rights, you can contact info[at] Your e-mail should contain the title of the relevant item, the communication channel and the materials involved. In such cases, BRIGAID will amend or remove the materials, if no other agreement can be reached. A note to this effect will be included in the materials concerned. This website has been developed for educational and social purposes and not for profit. For this reason, no payment will be made for materials submitted for publication or references on the website. BRIGAID accepts no liability for the inappropriate use of this website or any damage that may arise as a result of its use.


The texts and images on the Market Analysis Framework website may not be copied or changed or used in any other way, without written permission in advance. The intellectual property rights on the Market Analysis Framework website (including texts, design, photographs, videos and logos) rest solely with BRIGAID with the sole exception of the information provided by external users on the published innovations. The intellectual property rights of the information of the innovations provided for publication rest on the owner of each innovation, which must be previously registered into either the linked BRIGAID Climate Innovation Window website or the Market Analysis Framework website. In the case of registration taking place through the Climate Innovation Window, their terms and conditions apply.


Any information that the user (i.e. innovator) inputs into the Market Analysis Framework website will be kept confidential and will only be visible to: the innovator, BRIGAID supporting partners with the right to view that innovator’s data, and the administrators of the website. BRIGAID supporting partner accounts are BRIGAID-affiliated partners who will use the Market Analysis Framework website to provide feedback to the innovator. They can only see the data of innovations for which the administrators have given the supporting partner explicit right to see. This information will be kept confidential and will not be shared externally, except with the express permission of the user. The information received will be used by the supporting partner exclusively for the purposes of providing support to the user. The supporting partners and administrators will not disclose and will keep confidential the information received, except to their employees, representatives or agents who need to have access to that information for the purpose of providing support to the user. The user has access to his or her innovation data on the Market Analysis Framework website and can manage who has access, as well as delete any data that they have entered into the Market Analysis Framework website.

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Contact information

Telephone: +49 (30) 86880-0
Telefax: +49 (30) 86880-100
E-Mail: Contact form

Trade registry

Entry in trade registry.
Registry office: Amtsgericht Charlottenburg
Registry number: HRB 57947

Sale Tax ID

Sales tax identification number according to §27 a Umsatzsteuergesetz: DE 811963464