Privacy Policy

International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) is committed to protection of your personal information. This Privacy Policy explains our online information practices. This Privacy Policy will describe our practices regarding the collection and use of your personal information which we collect and use as part of our business activities.

 

This Privacy Policy describes who is responsible for the personal information that we collect about you, what personal information we collect, how we will use such personal information, who we may disclose it to and your rights and choices in relation to your personal information.

 

In this Privacy Policy, where we use the words “Personal Information”, we use these words to describe information that is about you and which identifies you. This Privacy Policy will describe the personal information that we collect in more detail below.

 

  1. Who is Responsible for the Personal Information that we collect?

 

For the purpose of data protection laws, International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) is the data controller in respect to the personal information that we collect and use as part of our business activities. As the data controller, we control, manage, and dictate the purpose for which your personal information is used and how we use your personal information for our business activity.

 

  1. What Personal Information do we collect?

 

Some of the information collected is required for business engagement purpose, and other information is voluntarily given by the individual. The type of personal information that International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) may collect include, but is not limited to the following:

 

Full name

Address

Phone and Fax Numbers

Email Addresses

Other Contact Information

Payment Information

Company, Firm, Organization, Agency, or other entity information

Photograph

Biographies

Preference Information, such as communications that you receive from us

Dietary Preferences and Requirements

Information that you provide to use for the purposes of attending meetings, events, webinars, and other programs

Any other information relating to you (or other individuals) which you may provide to us

If you provide personal information to us regarding or related to a third party, then you confirm that you have the consent of the third party to share such personal information and that you have made the information in this Privacy Policy available to the relevant third party.

 

We collect information when you provide it to us, such as when you email us information, connect with us on social media, use the “contact us” feature, use the subscription feature located on our website, or when you engage in any other communication, recorded or otherwise communicated.

 

International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) collects certain information automatically when you use the website, such as the IP addresses and domain names of visitors, browser type, history of pages viewed and other usage information about your use of the website. We collect this information for site administration purposes, such as to analyze this data for trends and statistics. We may share statistical or aggregated non-personal information about our users with advertisers, business partners, sponsors, or other third parties. This data is used to customize our website content and advertising to deliver a better experience to our users. Please see the section below on cookies for information.

 

  1. How do we Obtain your Personal Information

 

As noted above, we collect information from you in the course of your use of the International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) website, products, and services. For example, we collect information from you when you subscribe to our mailing list. We collect information from you when you contact or communicate with us (including through the website, by email, or otherwise). We collect your personal information while monitoring the International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) website, products, and services. We gather information about you when you provide it to us, or interact with us directly, for instance engaging with staff or registering for an event. We may also in certain cases collect or receive information about you from other sources, such as third party companies.

 

  1. How do we use the Personal Information that we Collect

 

International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) collects personal information for the following principal purposes. The list below will state the purpose and the reason for the purpose of collecting your personal information.

 

To provide the International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) website to you

To enroll you in our mailing list

To register individuals for events, online educational courses, webinars, conferences, summits, congresses, and other services

To provide you with information about our products and services

To communicate with you and to respond to your questions, inquiries, or concerns

To administer and improve the International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) website

To process your payment for International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) services, events, and products

To prevent and detect fraud

To protect and enforce our legal rights

We do this for our legitimate business purposes, and under certain circumstances, to perform a contract between you and us. We may request your consent in circumstances where a legal justification over and above legitimate interests is required by applicable law.

 

  1. Who do we share your Personal Information with?

 

International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) reserves the right to disclose and/or transfer personal information to a third party, if International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) has reason to believe that disclosing personal information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with our rights or property, other website users, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities. Additionally, International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) may disclose personal information in response to a subpoena, warrant, or other court order, or when we believe in good faith that a law, regulation, subpoena, warrant or other court order requires or authorizes us to do so, or it is required to respond to an emergency situation.

 

International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) reserves the right to disclose and/or transfer personal information to a third party in the event of a proposed actual purchase, sale (including liquidation, realization, foreclosure, or repossession), lease, merger, amalgamation or any other type of acquisition, disposal, transfer, conveyance or financing of all or any portion of International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC), or of any of the business of International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) affiliated entities, in order for you to continue to receive the same products and services from the third party.

 

We may share information with Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) affiliated entities, such as a parent company or subsidiary. See more information regarding such transfers under the section entitled “Transfer of Personal Information Across Borders”.

 

We may share your information with personal advisors, such as accountants and lawyers, who assist us in carrying out our business activities.

 

International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) may share personal information with third parties engaged to assist International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) in providing services to you or to carry out one or more of the purposes described above. These service providers are prohibited from using your personal information for any purpose other than to provide this assistance and are contractually required to protect personal information disclosed by International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) and to comply with the general privacy principles described in this Privacy Policy. For example, we share your information with service providers, contractors and sub-contractors to help us provide the website, products, events, and services. For example, we may use a service provider to process payment information or provide analytics. When we use service providers, we provide limited access to your information so that such service provider can perform the tasks on our behalf.

 

In addition to the uses and disclosure of personal information noted above, personal information of International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) registrants at our events may be shared when we have obtained your consent prior to such disclosure. When you have provided such consent, we share your limited information, including personal information, as described at the time of consent, to a sponsor of one of our events or media partners. You will also have the option to opt-out of sharing this information when you register for the programs. The information provided will contain the name, title, company, and mailing address of all attendees.

 

If you choose not to provide International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) with your personal information, you may still visit some of the International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) website; however, you may be unable to access certain options, offers, and services.

 

  1. Authoring Resources or Speaking at Programs

 

If you choose to author a written resource or speak at a program (both live and recorded for further broadcasting), you will be required to provide a biography of your professional experience. International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) owns and maintains the copyright of the written resource, recordings of the programs, and any subsequent written materials provided with the program, including the submitted biographies. International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) reserves the right to make any and all written resources and programs with associated written materials available to the public at large without permission of the authors or speakers.

 

9, How Long will we Keep your Personal Information

 

We will keep your personal information for no longer than necessary for the purposes for which the personal data are processed.

 

  1. Links to Other Websites

 

International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) may contain links to other sites such as our sponsors or media partners. These sites are not controlled by International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) and International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) is not responsible for any content contained on any such website. We are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by other sites, and the privacy practices employed by such sites may not be the same as International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC)’s policies and practices.

 

  1. Cookies

 

International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC)s uses cookies to manage our website and email programs. A cookie is a small file placed on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies are used to store information to manage your website experience such as your type of web browser. A cookie can also store preference information to customize your website experience.

 

Cookies help us understand how consumers use our websites and emails so we can design better services in the future. Web browsers can be adjusted to disable cookies; however, International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) may not be able to provide you with all the service or functionality you require on the International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) website if you choose to disable cookies.

 

  1. International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) Website and Communications Terms of Use

 

Please refer to International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC)’s Terms of Use on all issues related to accessing, posting, and sharing information through the International Ferro Alloys Conference (IFAC) website and communication services.

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