I agree to participate in the research project Eliciting, formalising, and debiasing mental models through an online tool for serious discussions (UTS HREC ETH19-4224) being conducted by Prof Alexey Voinov (firstname.lastname@example.org), Madiha Anjum (email@example.com) or Flavio Pillegi (firstname.lastname@example.org) of the University of Technology, Sydney.
I have read the Participant Information Sheet or someone has read it to me in a language that I understand.
I understand the purposes, procedures and risks of the research as described in the Participant Information Sheet.
I have had an opportunity to ask questions and I am satisfied with the answers I have received.
I freely agree to participate in this research project as described and understand that I am free to withdraw at any time without affecting my relationship with the researchers or the University of Technology Sydney.
I understand that I will be giving consent by pressing accept button on the discussion forum. I agree to be:
- Name and email recorded
- Comments recorded
- Responses to comments Recorded
- Discussions initiated by me recorded
I agree to keep confidential all information including all conversations and discussions, materials and methods provided to me by the UTS research team.
I agree that the research data gathered from this project may be published in a form that:
- Identifies me
- Does not identify me in any way
- May be used for future research purposes
I am aware that I can contact Alexey Voinov or Madiha Anjum if I have any concerns about the research.
This study has been approved by the University of Technology Sydney Human Research Ethics Committee [UTS HREC]. If you have any concerns or complaints about any aspect of the conduct of this research, please contact the Ethics Secretariat on ph.: +61 2 9514 2478 or email: Research.Ethics@uts.edu.au], and quote the UTS HREC reference number. Any matter raised will be treated confidentially, investigated and you will be informed of the outcome.