This Policy was last updated in Feb, 2018
Collection and Retention of Information
In some areas of the Website, such as when you submit a registration form for a membership with NINO SYSTEMS, request information, or register for an event, NINO SYSTEMS may request that you provide personal information, including, as applicable, your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, credit card number, contact information, billing information and any other information from which your unique identity is discernible. In other areas of the Website, NINO SYSTEMS collects or may collect demographic information that is not unique to you such as your country of residence, age, level of education, gender, and other similar types of information. Sometimes NINO SYSTEMS collects or may collect a combination of these two types of information.
NINO SYSTEMS also gathers or may gather certain information about your use of the Website, such as what areas you visit and what services you access. In addition, there is information about your computer hardware and software that is or may be collected by NINO SYSTEMS. This information can include without limitation your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses.
In order to maintain your information in an efficient manner, NINO SYSTEMS retains the information it gathers about you to make your repeat visits to the Website more efficient, practical, and relevant.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
NINO SYSTEMS does not disclose to third parties your personal information, combined personal and demographic information or information about your use of the Website (such as the areas you visit or the services you access), except as set forth in the following subparagraphs.
• NINO SYSTEMS may disclose such information to companies and individuals NINO SYSTEMS works with in carrying out its functions, including companies and individuals authorized to perform functions on its behalf. Examples may include hosting its Web servers, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, assisting with recruitment, collaborating with education and research, and providing customer service. These companies and individuals will have access to your personal information as necessary to perform their functions.
• NINO SYSTEMS may disclose such information if legally required to do so, if requested to do so by a governmental entity or if it believes in good faith that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b) protect the rights or property of NINO SYSTEMS; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security; or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.
• NINO SYSTEMS may also share aggregated anonymous information about visitors to the Website with its partners and other third parties so that they may understand the kinds of visitors that visit the NINO SYSTEMS site and how those visitors use the site.
In the event that NINO SYSTEMS contracts with a third party to provide some part of the information or service that you have requested, NINO SYSTEMS may provide your information to such third party, or such third party may collect information from you on NINO SYSTEMS's behalf. NINO SYSTEMS uses reliable service providers who undertake to put in place appropriate security measures to ensure a reasonable level of protection. Such third parties will have access to personal information solely for the purposes of performing the services for which they have been engaged.
Updating Your Information
If you registered or created a profile on the Website, you may correct or update the information you provided to NINO SYSTEMS at any time by contacting the NINO SYSTEMS Digital team.
If you request to receive newsletters or other communications from NINO SYSTEMS, but subsequently change your mind, you may opt-out by clicking the "unsubscribe" link at the bottom of the e-news alert e-mails or by e-mailing the NINO SYSTEMS Digital team. If you previously opted not to receive such communications, you may later opt-in by re-subscribing to the e-news alert through the Register for News Updates registration form.
NINO SYSTEMS maintains appropriate technical, physical, and organizational measures to protect personal information against unauthorized access, unlawful processing, accidental loss or damage, and unauthorized destruction. However, NINO SYSTEMS cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.
Links to Other Sites
The Website is not intended for children under 16 years of age, and NINO SYSTEMS does not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16.