GEFAV - Presentation

GEFAV - Confidentiality Agreement & Terms of Use


Thank you for your interest in the GENEVA FACES AND VOICES DATABASE (GEFAV).

If you wish to download and use the database for your research, please read the agreement terms thereafter and fill out the form below to provide information about you.


By downloading the database, you (thereafter called "the collaborator") agree to the following:


1) That the GEFAV database remains the property of the University of Geneva and can be recalled at any time. Data from a specific participant can be recalled at any time on his/her request.

2) That the GEFAV database is for the collaborator's use only and is to be used only in the research project described below, except with the express permission of the Swiss Center for Affective Sciences at the University of Geneva. Especially, it is required that the collaborator does not provide the database to a third party, especially to profit-making companies or organizations. Furthermore, the collaborator is required not to make the GEFAV available on the internet.

3) That the communications of any kind presenting data obtained with the help of the GEFAV systematically cite the following article:

Ferdenzi C, Delplanque S, Mehu-Blantar I, Da Paz Cabral KM, Domingos Felicio M, Sander D. (in press). The GEneva Faces And Voices (GEFAV) database. Behavior Research Methods.

4) That the Swiss Center for Affective Sciences at the University of Geneva will be informed of any work performed using the GEFAV database that has been submitted for publication to an academic journal.

5) That this Confidentiality Agreement and Terms of Use is governed by the laws of Switzerland, excluding conflict of law rules, and that the competent jurisdiction is Geneva.

Privacy: The Swiss Center for Affective Sciences will not disclose your personal information to any third party unless required by the law.