It does not apply to information collected by:
"Personal data" is any data that (1) is recorded in any form, (2) is about or pertains to a specific individual and (3) can be linked to that individual. For example, and without limitation, your first and last names, address, email address, telephone number, and other contact information are "personal data." Personal data does not include website data, aggregated data, uploaded documents, or profile information about a commercial business or not-for-profit organization.
We collect personal data at different stages of your use of Tech.London.
The Covered Parties use your personal data to respond to requests that you make of us, and to contact you and to provide you with information that we believe may be of interest to you. We may also use your name and contact information to make queries to social networking and other sites, such as LinkedIn, for a variety of purposes, including, but not limited to, verifying your identity.
Under certain business or legal conditions, Gust may have to disclose your personal data to others as follows:
All users of Tech.London can access the personal data that Gust holds about them and can see it listed in their profiles, by logging into Gust.com with the login credentials provided when the data was submitted through either Tech.London or Gust.com. They can correct, amend, or delete this data at their convenience.
You can contact [email protected] to delete any personal data that is recorded in the profile that you create for yourself as an investor or for your company, or as an entrepreneur.
Data aggregation is a process in which information is gathered and expressed in a summary form for purposes such as statistical analysis, in order to obtain information about a particular group based on specific variables. Data used for aggregation purposes are collected in a form that removes all identifiers, and may be combined with other data for which all identifiers have also been removed. Aggregated data may be packaged and licensed to third parties such as governments, economic development agencies and financial institutions. Examples of aggregated data may include:
Website data is aggregated data about the overall traffic to, and usage of Tech.London. Examples include the number of visitors to the website and the number of content submissions. Gust may extract and use website data for internal purposes, in order to analyze the performance of Tech.London and applications. For example, we may use these data for traffic analysis and business decision making, in order to determine how we can improve our site or its functionalities. Gust may share this website data with partners, in order to analyze the performance of Tech.London and the content thereon.
The statistics generated in this manner contain no personal data and cannot be used to gather any information about individual visitors to the site.
Gust uses physical, technical, and administrative procedures in order to safeguard and protect personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. However, while we do our best to implement reasonable security measures, we do not guarantee that our safeguards will always work.
Gust uses industry-standard technological means to protect your personal data while in transit through the Internet. We use encryption and a comprehensive authentication protocol to provide reasonable security. However, please remember that no security system on the Internet is perfect.
Documents that are uploaded to Tech.London for sharing are stored at a third party data-storage service. All uploads and downloads are transmitted through the web between users and the data storage service using the same encryption techniques as those that are used with personal data. However, uploaded documents are neither stored redundantly, nor backed up. Therefore, we recommend that users keep back-up copies of their documents if they upload them to Tech.London.
The public information you provide in company or organization profiles, including contact information for the organization such as a mailing or email address, may also be shared with a limited number of partners/sponsors of Tech.London, including IBM. All partners will safeguard such information subject to the terms of their own Privacy Policies, and you may opt out of sharing any information with any such partners by emailing [email protected], or through other means provided on the Tech.London web site.
Tech.London may provide links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these sites. In order to safeguard your privacy, please review the privacy policies of any sites that you may visit before providing any personal data to these third party sites.
The Covered Parties exercise reasonable efforts to safeguard the security and confidentiality of your personal data; however, transmissions protected by industry standard technology and administered by humans cannot be guaranteed to be secure. The Covered Parties will not be liable for unauthorized disclosure of personal data that occurs through no fault of the Covered Parties including, but not limited to, errors in transmission, access to your account by anyone uses your user ID and password, your failure to comply with your security obligations, and the unauthorized acts of the Covered Parties’ employees.
Gust does not provide products or services for individuals under the age of 18. We do not intentionally collect nor maintain information from users actually known to be under the age of 18, and we will not use that information if we learn that it has been provided by someone under 18.
California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of Tech.London that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to [email protected] or write us at: Tech.London, c/o Gust, 158 West 29th Street, New York, NY 10001-5300 USA.
If arbitration is necessary, it will be conducted by telephone and email, and if it must be done in person, it will be conducted in New York, NY. The arbitration will be conducted by one arbitrator member of the American Arbitration Association, and under the rules of commercial arbitration of the American Arbitration Association. Both parties will bear equally the cost of arbitration (exclusive of legal fees and expenses). All decisions of the arbitrator(s) will be final and binding on both parties and enforceable in any court of competent jurisdiction.
Tech.London is operated by Gust. Our mailing address is 158 West 29th Street, New York, NY 10001-5300, USA.
Effective Date: June 15, 2015.