This policy is effective as of March 22nd,2008.
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Collection of Personal Information
The Company requires users to register for access to, or participation in certain parts of the Site, or to subscribe to certain products of the Company such as email newsletters, online events etc. Company collects personal information such as your name, e-mail address, mailing address and phone number to send notifications related to the Company's services.
The company collects personally identifying information and data about individuals, their company, and the company's demographics ("personally identifying information and data") including (i) when you provide information to the company, such as when you register or sign up for any of our products such as publications, subscriptions, e-mails, contests, surveys, newsletters, memberships, RSS Feeds, web casts, podcasts, White Papers, online seminars, conferences and other communications with the company, (ii) when you register or sign up on the Company site or when you register for any other Company products individually or through "auto register," your information will be known to the Company and (iii) from time to time we may add other information that we collect from third party sources to enhance the information that you provided to the company.
Consent and Security
It is your choice whether or not you provide your registration information to the Company but registration information is required in order for the Company to provide you with services, namely, access to and/or participation in the Site.
Company may also collect certain profile information in connection with the use of and participation in the social networking features of the Site. This information includes, but is not limited to your company name, your title, your business interests and your geographic location, and is used for the purpose of assisting users in communicating with each other.
Cookies and Log Files
The Site may place a text file called a "cookie" in the browser files of your computer. Cookies can be used to provide you with tailored information from the Site. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. The Site also records information that your web browser sends whenever you visit any website, such as your Internet Protocol address.
The Site uses a variety of technical methods for tracking purposes, including web beacons. Web beacons are small pieces of data that are embedded in images on the pages of websites. We also use these technical methods to analyze the traffic patterns on the site, such as the frequency with which our users visit various parts of the Site. These technical methods may involve the transmission of information either directly to us or to another party authorized by us to collect information on our behalf. We may collect information from use of these technical methods in a form that is personally identifiable.