Material contained on this site is owned by The Australian National University (ANU) representing National Computational Infrastructure (NCI).

When you look at the Australian National University web site our server makes a record of your visit and logs the following information:

  • your browser’s internet address;
  • the date and time of your visit to the site;
  • the pages you accessed and documents downloaded;
  • the previous site visited;
  • the type of browser you are using; and
  • the username entered if accessing a restricted site.

The ANU uses this information for statistical purposes and for system administration tasks to maintain this service. We do not attempt to identify individuals as part of our regular business practices however in the unlikely event of an investigation, the ANU, a law enforcement agency or other government agency may exercise its legal authority to inspect our server’s logs.

If at any stage you provide us with your email address either as part of a message or by completing a web form, we will only use your email address for the purposes for which it was provided. We will not subscribe your email address to any mailing list without your consent.

External sites that are linked to or from the ANU site are generally not under our control or responsibility and you are advised to review their privacy statement.

The ANU is deemed an ‘agency’ within the meaning of the Privacy Act 1988 (Commonwealth) and as such complies with the obligations of the Privacy Act within that meaning. You can find more information about ANU Privacy here and read the Privacy Policy here

Event registration - Privacy Collection Notice:

The information that you submit on event registration forms will be collected by NCI Australia, Australian National University (ANU).

NCI will often work with a co-host or sponsor for an event. A copy of your registration details will be provided to them for event planning and/or marketing. For specific details of co-hosts/sponsors, please refer to the event details.

The information is being collected, with your consent, in order to complete your registration for the event.

The information will be used by authorised staff for the purpose for which it was collected, and any other purpose which you have expressly consented to.

You can withdraw your registration any time by contacting

If you do not provide all the information that is requested on an event registration form, it may not be possible for us to ensure appropriate arrangements for the event.

The ANU is committed to protecting personal information provided by you in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and the information will be protected against unauthorised access and use. All information collected by the University is governed by the ANU Privacy Policy.

For further information about how the University deals with personal information, please refer to the ANU Privacy Policy or contact the ANU Privacy Officer at You may access or request correction of any personal information you have provided to ANU by contacting