In this statement we describe the practices we follow to respect the privacy of all visitors to our site. At Innovations, we have focused on implementing fair information practices that are designed to protect your privacy. We believe that everyone benefits from the free flow of information when that information is gathered and used responsibly. If you have questions or you do not feel that your concerns have been addressed in our privacy statement, please contact us.
Collection, use, disclosure, choice
In these cases, Innovations may contact registrants to invite them to special events, provide them with information about our services, publications and products or for other marketing purposes.
Information collected at registration is protected using industry-standard encryption technology as it is sent over the Internet. For example, you may choose to register for:
Sensitive personal data
- Email alerts:
Innovations may offer an email alert service to site visitors, in which we send subscribers email updates when new information is added to our site. If you decide to subscribe, we will collect basic contact information about you, such as your name and email address.
Innovations may conduct surveys via our site. Survey participants may be asked for personal information (name, contact information, etc.) in addition to opinions or feedback. The type of information collected in surveys will vary.
Innovations does not intentionally collect any sensitive information via our site unless legally required to do so. Sensitive personal information may include race or ethnicity, political opinions, religious beliefs, physical or mental health, criminal records and financial information.
Innovations works to protect the confidentiality and security of such information it obtains in the course of business. Access to such information is limited and policies and procedures are in place designed to safeguard the information from loss, misuse and improper disclosure. Innovations does not collect or compile personal data or information obtained by this site for dissemination or sale to outside parties for consumer marketing purposes or host mailings on behalf of third parties.
Data amendments and retention
Information collected from visitors to our site will only be kept in order to provide the required services. Should you require your information to be updated, amended or deleted from our records please contact us outlining your requirements.
Innovations also collects information by using technologies and methodologies that enable tracking, such as “cookies.” Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer when you visit our site and are stored on your computer by your web browser. These technologies allow us to recognize your computer so that we can display advertising that may be of interest to you. Cookies can only be read by the domain that placed them on your computer. You can change your browser settings to refuse to accept cookies. However, if you change your browser settings to refuse to accept cookies, we cannot tailor the site to meet your needs to the same degree.
Innovations occasionally advertises on third party websites. As part of our effort to track the success of our advertising campaigns, we may at times use a visitor identification technology such as "web beacons," or "action tags" which count visitors who have come to our site after being exposed to an Innovations banner ad on a third party site. We do not use this technology to access your personal information and it is only used to compile aggregated statistics about visitors who come to our site to gauge the effectiveness of our ads.
By navigating on our site, you agree that we can place cookie and web beacons on your computer or device. If you prefer not to receive cookies or web beacons, then you should consult your browsing settings.
Apps, QR Codes and other related technologies
When you scan a QR Code/ other related technologies, the third party that we engage to provide our QR Codes/ other related technologies may collect certain information from your mobile device (such as your mobile device identifier and IP address). This information will only be used on our behalf for the purpose of providing anonymised statistical reports to us about users of our website and services.
Social Media Platforms
You may wish to participate in the various blogs, forums, wikis and other social media platforms hosted by Innovations, which we make available to you. The main aim of these Social Media Platforms is to facilitate and allow you to share content. However, Innovations cannot be held responsible if you share personal information on social media platforms that is subsequently used, misused or otherwise appropriated by another user. Innovations may also provide links to other social media platforms maintained on separate servers by individuals or organizations over which Innovations has no control. Innovations makes no representations or warranties regarding the accuracy or any other aspect of the information located on such servers.
We understand the importance of protecting children’s information, especially in an online environment and we do not knowingly collect or maintain information about children.
Changes to this policy
This Policy describes what we currently envision, but is subject to change. You agree that this Policy amends and replaces any previous privacy policies. Check this page periodically if you would like to monitor changes.