COMMITMENT TO USER PRIVACY
Platinum Edge Group is committed to protecting your privacy. You can visit most pages on our site without giving us any information about yourself. But sometimes we do need information to provide services that you request. This document is designed to give a clear explanation of PEG‘s data processing practices. Please see below for further information.

If you have any questions or concerns relating to PEG‘s site or would like to find out more about how we collect, store or use your personal data, please contact our Data Protection Officer.

DATA PROTECTION OFFICERS’ DETAILS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
Thomas Barnes
Bratri Capku 26, 10200 – Prague, Czech Republic
Email. dpo@platinumedgegrp.com
Tel. 00420 728 862 625 / +44 2031296910

ABOUT US
Platinum Edge Group (PEG) leverages a global research base of best practices to produce an unrivalled portfolio of industry leading, annual conferences worldwide, data products and online communities, along with a full complement of content marketing services, and intimate networking events – all aimed at educating, supporting, and connecting the leadership of the world’s core industries. PEG has offices in Prague and London.

THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT & THE PRIMARY PURPOSE FOR COLLECTION
The personal information you provide is being collected for legitimate business purposes, which includes processing registrations or enquiries, keeping you informed about new events, products or offers and providing the best possible service to you. Whenever we process data for these purposes we will ensure that we always keep your Personal Data rights in high regard and take account of these rights.

The provision of this information is voluntary. However, if you do not provide the information requested, we may be unable to process your registration or enquiry. All information provided by you will be held in the strictest confidence.

We will only collect the personal information that is necessary for the purposes mentioned above. It includes the following
(however is not limited to):

Full Name & Job Title
Company Name & Address
Phone & Fax Number
Email Address
Interest Areas & Preferences

PEG is the sole owner of the information collected on this site.

USE OF COOKIES & LOG FILES
When you visit our site, a cookie (a very small text file) is placed on your device. If you accept it, it is used to provide you with a personalised experience and to assist in the collection of the site visitation statistics. You may refuse the cookie, if you wish. To do so, you will need to check your browser settings.

PEG collects certain information about your computer hardware and software, this includes
(however is not limited to):

IP Address
Browser Type
Operating System
Access Times
Referring Website Addresses

This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of PEG’s websites. Cookies are also used in connection with the membership of our site. If you choose to not have your browser accept cookies, you will be able to view the majority of our site, however you will not you be able to register as a site member.

INFORMATION SHARING: WHO WE INTEND TO SHARE INFORMATION WITH AND WHY
We do not rent or sell our customer e-mail lists. We may share your personal information with professional organisations (our event sponsors/exhibitors) to promote similar products and services related to your area of interest. If you do not consent to share your personal information with third party organisations please email database@platinumedgegrp.com

No list supplied by PEG may be used by anyone other than for the confidential use of the original mailer. All lists are seeded with decoy names to protect against abuse; violators will be prosecuted.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
PEG contains some links to other sites. Please be aware that PEG is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. This privacy statement applies solely to the information collected by PEG.

SURVEYS & PROMOTIONS
From time to time PEG may run surveys and promotions and may request information from users as part of these. Participation in these is entirely voluntary.

SECURITY
PEG takes precautions to protect your information. When users submit sensitive information (such as a credit card number) over the internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. Access to all of our users’ information is restricted in our offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personally identifiable information. The servers that we store personally identifiable information on are kept in a secure environment.

CORRECTING, UPDATING OR REMOVING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
PEG will make every attempt to keep your personal data accurate, complete and up to date. If your personal information is incorrect, changes or if you no longer wish to receive information from Platinum Edge Group, we will endeavour to correct, update or remove your information as swiftly as possible. This can be done by e-mailing database@platinumedgegrp.com.

DIRECT MARKETING
If you no longer wish to receive newsletters or promotional materials, you may opt-out of receiving these communications. You can do it by following the unsubscribe link placed in the footer of the promotional email or, if by post, by returning the letter to us with “unsubscribe” marked upon it. Or you can simply contact database@platinumedgegrp.com and ask to be unsubscribed.

NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES
PEG reserves the right to amend the privacy notice. In such case the ‘last updated’ date will be amended accordingly and you will be informed via statement prominently displayed on the website.

GDPR COMPLIANCE
PEG respects your right to privacy. We ensure all data is managed lawfully, fairly and transparently. We use third parties to also acquire data, we hold those parties to the same high standard. You have a right to be forgotten and can email us at database@platinumedgegrp.com to request your personal data or any information related to privacy.

DATA STORAGE AND RETENTION
The personal data we hold is stored on PEG servers and on the servers of cloud based database management services located in United States and Ireland. PEG retains data for the duration of the customer’s or member’s business relationship with the Platinum Edge Group. For more information on where and how long your personal data is stored, and for more information on your rights of erasure, please contact the PEG’s data protection officer at dpo@platinumegdgegrp.com

TRANSFER
The internet is a global environment. The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, international destinations, including destinations outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). It may also be processed by international staff or data processors outside this area, who may be engaged in, among other things, the fulfilment of your order, the processing of your payment details and the provision of support services

PEG will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Notice.

If you do not consent to this transfer, storing or processing of your personal information please email

indicating your wishes.

CONTACT US
URGENT PROBLEMS?
Any Urgent Problems and/or Complaints – Please email us directly at info@platinumedgegrp.com

Site problems
If you are experiencing any technical difficulties with our website, please email us at info@platinumedgegrp.com with a description of the problem/error and we’ll try to help.

Send us your Feedback on the site
Your feedback is important to us and we are always keen to know how we could make our online services better for you and other visitors to the site. So if you’ve got a suggestion, please email info@platinumedgegrp.com or info@digital-transformation-europe.com