Terms & Conditions

This website helloscience.io (“the Website” or “HelloScience”) is owned and managed by Novozymes A/S. By using the Website, you accept that your use will be subject to the terms and conditions below. 

Creating an Account

To participate you need to use social logon using your real name and identity. You need to minimum 18 years old and of age. HelloScience reserves the right to block any user where we have reasons to believe that a false identity has been used. 


You agree not to post material that violates the rights of others, including but not limited to confidentiality obligations, copyright and industrial property rights. You agree to keep a respectful tone, and not to submit irrelevant or hostile content or comments. HelloScience reserves the right to refuse access, and HelloScience may block existing access without notice if your behaviour on HelloScience is objectionable.


HelloScience believes that solutions to complex problems require input from diverse groups, and that very valuable knowledge can be exchanged in an open and collaborative spirit without the need for confidentiality restrictions. If you are mainly interested in traditional bilateral development under confidentiality, you must contact Novozymes directly. 

Ideas That Fall Outside a Challenge

HelloScience will try to publish challenges which are suited for open innovation projects. If you post ideas that fall outside the challenges, HelloScience reserves the right to remove your posts to another part of the Website or to save it for a later challenge. 


The information on the Website are provided “as is” without warranties of any kind. HelloSciece does not guarantee the correctness, accuracy, reliability or completeness of the information, and does not assume any liability under tort or contract law or any other legal theory for losses or failures of any kind related to the use of the information. HelloScience is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to or from the Website. The information on the Website does not constitute specific advice or recommendations. 

Law and Venue

The Website and any use thereof are governed exclusively by Danish law without regard to rules on choice of law. Any disputes arising out of or in connection with the Website shall be referred to the jurisdiction of the Danish ordinary courts.