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SOFTWARE LICENCE AGREEMENT (EXCLUDING BSD COMPONENTS)

1.This Agreement pertains to a worldwide, non-exclusive, temporary, fully paid-up, royalty free, non-transferable, non-sub- licensable licence (the “Licence”) to use the elastic fusion source code, including any modification, part or derivative (the “Software”).

Ownership and Licence. Your rights to use and download the Software onto your computer, and all other copies that You are authorised to make, are specified in this Agreement. However, we (or our licensors) retain all rights, including but not limited to all copyright and other intellectual property rights anywhere in the world, in the Software not expressly granted to You in this Agreement.

2. Permitted use of the Licence:

(a) You may download and install the Software onto one computer or server for use in accordance with Clause 2(b) of this Agreement provided that You ensure that the Software is not accessible by other users unless they have themselves accepted the terms of this licence agreement.

(b) You may use the Software solely for non-commercial, internal  or academic research purposes and only in accordance with the terms of this Agreement. You may not use the Software for commercial purposes, including but not limited to (1) integration of all or part of the source code or the Software into a product for sale or licence by or on behalf of You to third parties or (2) use of the Software or any derivative of it for research to develop software products for sale or licence to a third party or (3) use of the Software or any derivative of it for research to develop non-software products for sale or licence to a third party, or (4) use of the Software to provide any service to an external organisation for which payment is received.

Should You wish to use the Software for commercial purposes, You shall email researchcontracts.engineering@imperial.ac.uk .

(c) Right to Copy. You may copy the Software for back-up and archival purposes, provided that each copy is kept in your possession and provided You reproduce our copyright notice (set out in Schedule 1) on each copy.

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(f) Publications and presentations. You may make public, results or data obtained from, dependent on or arising from research carried out using the Software, provided that any such presentation or publication identifies the Software as the source of the results or the data, including the Copyright Notice given in each element of the Software, and stating that the Software has been made available for use by You under licence from Imperial College London and You provide a copy of any such publication to Imperial College London.

3. Prohibited Uses. You may not, without written permission from us at researchcontracts.engineering@imperial.ac.uk :

(a) Use, copy, modify, merge, or transfer copies of the Software or any documentation provided by us which relates to the Software except as provided in this Agreement;

(b) Use any back-up or archival copies of the Software (or allow anyone else to use such copies) for any purpose other than to replace the original copy in the event it is destroyed or becomes defective; or

(c) Disassemble, decompile or "unlock", reverse translate, or in any manner decode the Software for any reason.

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(c) Imperial College London disclaims all responsibility for the use which is made of the Software and any liability for the outcomes arising from using the Software.

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(a) You acknowledge that we are providing the Software to You under this licence agreement free of charge and on condition that the limitation of liability set out below shall apply. Accordingly, subject to Clause 5(b), we exclude all liability whether in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise, in respect of the Software and/or any related documentation provided to You by us including, but not limited to, liability for loss or corruption of data, loss of contracts, loss of income, loss of profits, loss of cover and any consequential or indirect loss or damage of any kind arising out of or in connection with this licence agreement, however caused. This exclusion shall apply even if we have been advised of the possibility of such loss or damage.

(b) You agree to indemnify Imperial College London and hold it harmless from and against any and all claims, damages and liabilities asserted by third parties (including claims for negligence) which arise directly or indirectly from the use of the Software or any derivative of it or the sale of any products based on the Software. You undertake to make no liability claim against any employee, student, agent or appointee of Imperial College London, in connection with this Licence or the Software.

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6. Confidentiality. You agree not to disclose any confidential information provided to You by us pursuant to this Agreement to any third party without our prior written consent. The obligations in this Clause 6 shall survive the termination of this Agreement for any reason.

7. Termination.

(a) We may terminate this licence agreement and your right to use the Software at any time with immediate effect upon written notice to You.

(b) This licence agreement and your right to use the Software automatically terminate if You:

(i) fail to comply with any provisions of this Agreement; or

(ii) destroy the copies of the Software in your possession, or voluntarily return the Software to us.

(c) Upon termination You will destroy all copies of the Software.

(d) Otherwise, the restrictions on your rights to use the Software will expire 10 (ten) years after first use of the Software under this licence agreement.

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(c) No change or modification of this Agreement will be valid unless it is in writing, and is signed by us.

(d) The unenforceability or invalidity of any part of this Agreement will not affect the enforceability or validity of the remaining parts.


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For BSD elements of the Software, the following terms shall apply:

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Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:

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SCHEDULE 1

The Software

SceneNet RGB-D software can be used to generate large scale photorealistic rendering of indoor scene trajectories.  It is based on the techniques described in the following publication:

  • John McCormac, Ankur Handa, Stefan Leutenegger, Andrew J DavisonSceneNet RGB-D: Can 5M Synthetic Images Beat Generic ImageNet Pre-training on Indoor Segmentation? International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2017

Acknowledgments

If you use the software, you should reference the following paper in any publication:

  • John McCormac, Ankur Handa, Stefan Leutenegger, Andrew J DavisonSceneNet RGB-D: Can 5M Synthetic Images Beat Generic ImageNet Pre-training on Indoor Segmentation? International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2017