In line with new data protection regulations which came into effect on 25 May 2018, and other similar regulations, the following explains how we collect and hold your personal information:
What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you complete the necessary registration process requesting to receive information relating to the International Mining Hall of Fame events and to nominate inductees for the International Mining Hall of Fame.
When registering you may be asked to enter your name, position, business address and email details. Other information pertaining to your working environment may also be asked for.
We will also collect payment information that you provide to us when you purchase some of our products and services, including credit card data and banking details to enable us to fulfil your request.
What do we use your information for?
1. To collect information from you relating to the nomination of inductees into the International Mining Hall of Fame. Inductee’s basic information will be displayed on the website (ie photograph, name and biography), for which purpose permission has been granted.
2. To enable us to process your transactions.
3. To help us strive to improve our offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
4. To enable us to send periodic emails or e-blasts with updates relating to the event.
5. To display non-identifiable photographs of the event on our website and in our magazine.
Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the product or service requested by you.
How to unsubscribe
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include an unsubscribe option at the bottom of each email, or you may contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call our offices on +44 (0)1442 870 829 to unsubscribe or update your contact information at any time.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personal identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating this website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those third parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with law, enforce our sites policies, or protect ours or others rights, property or safety.
How long do we hold your information?
For any further information regarding GDPR click here: https://ec.europa.eu/info/law/law-topic/data-protection_en
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