USE OF INFORMATION
You have no expectation of privacy for information that you post to Global Innovation Exchange. You share information with the community of users when you use the Global Innovation Exchange website and when you take any action on the Global Innovation Exchange website or choose to upload or add documents, personal information, comments, or other content to The Global Innovation Exchange website. Other Global Innovation Exchange website users also share information about you, which includes uploading content or interacting with you.
Information processed by Global Innovation Exchange
Website visits generate certain information that is automatically stored in log files, including Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp and clickstream data. Global Innovation Exchange may also store information collected through cookies, log files and other technologies to create a “profile” of your preferences. We use this information, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users’ movements around the site, and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.
GIE may collect and process information which is automatically and passively collected, whilst you navigate through and interact with the content on the site, together with information on your device or computer (such as cookies).
The sole purpose of passively collecting your information is to improve your experience when using a Global Innovation Exchange Enabled Site.
On a Global Innovation Exchange Enabled Site, the information collected and processed includes:
The following information may be collected related to your device and browser:
- device's IP address (captured and stored in an anonymized format);
- device screen resolution;
- device type (unique device identifiers), operating system, and browser type;
- geographic location (country only);
- preferred language used to display the Global Innovation Exchange Enabled Site.
- Mouse events (movements, location and clicks)
For a sampling of visitors, Our servers automatically record information which is collected from Customer Websites and Our Site. This data includes:
- referring URL and domain;
- pages visited;
- geographic location (country only);
- preferred language used to display the webpage;
- date and time when website pages were accessed.
Cookies are small data files transferred onto computers or devices by websites for record-keeping purposes and to enhance functionality on the Global Innovation Exchange Enabled Site.
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When someone visits Global Innovation Exchange, we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not personally identify anyone.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Cookies set by visiting the site
Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor interacts with a Survey invitation modal popup. It is used to ensure that the same invite does not re-appear if it has already been shown.
Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor completes a poll using the Feedback Poll widget. It is used to ensure that the same poll does not re-appear if it has already been filled in.
Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor minimizes a Feedback Poll widget. It is used to ensure that the widget stays minimizes when the visitor navigates through your site.
Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor submits their information in the Recruit User Testers widget. It is used to ensure that the same form does not re-appear if it has already been filled in.
Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor minimizes a Recruit User Testers widget. It is used to ensure that the widget stays minimizes when the visitor navigates through your site.
Hotjar cookie. This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels.
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Global Innovation Exchange operates secure data networks protected by firewall and password protection systems that are at least industry standard. Global Innovation Exchange’s security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary. Only authorized individuals have access to the information provided by Global Innovation Exchange users. The security of your sensitive personal information is important to us. Although Global Innovation Exchange strives to provide a high standard of security and privacy, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure or effective, and Global Innovation Exchange does not guarantee or warrant to the security and privacy of any data, information or content.
OPT-OUT POLICY AND REMOVAL OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
The Global Innovation Exchange gives users practical options to remove themselves from The Global Innovation Exchange mailing lists and from participation in certain interactive areas of The Global Innovation Exchange’s websites. Personally identifiable information (“PII”) that we collect may be used to answer visitors’ questions, provide services, newsletters, and other information that visitors request or register for through The Global Innovation Exchange website, or for internal business purposes. You may correct, update, or deactivate your personally identifiable information by contacting us by e-mail at the contact information listed below. Please note that if you exercise choice in this manner, you will continue to receive communications concerning your account and products and services you requested, and in response to any requests for information by you. Your choice does not apply to any other Global Innovation Exchange communications, products or services to which you may subscribe or purchase. Please also note that this opt-out process may take some time to complete, consistent with applicable law.
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
Consistent with the Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), we will never knowingly request personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. Please do not use this Site if you are under the age of 13.
Global Innovation Exchange reserves the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when it believes that disclosure is necessary to protect The Global Innovation Exchange’s rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order or legal process.
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