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American Innovation & Modernization Council
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Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 845-8200

We are committed to maintaining your confidence and trust with respect to the information we collect from you. This privacy policy applies to Https://aimcouncil.us(“American Innovation & Modernization Council”) sets forth what information we collect about you, how we use your information, and the choices you have about how we use your information.

American Innovation & Modernization Council is dedicated to safeguarding your privacy online. As a policy, we will not sell or otherwise misuse your personal information. Your personal information helps us customize American Innovation & Modernization Council to your interests and allows us to respond to your information request about American Innovation & Modernization Council or our advertisers or partners. Please read the following policy to understand how your personal information will be treated as you make full use of our many offerings.

What personal information does American Innovation & Modernization Council collect from me?

American Innovation & Modernization Council collects information in several ways from different parts of Https://aimcouncil.us.

Some personal information is gathered when you register for our monthly newsletter or for membership to American Innovation & Modernization Council. During registration, American Innovation & Modernization Council asks all users for your name, email, phone number, organization, city, state, and other important information.

In addition to registration we may ask you for personal information (such as the above) at other times, including (but not limited to) when you submit an article, white paper, or op-ed for posting on Https://aimcouncil.us; and when you use a web form to request information about American Innovation & Modernization Council or one of our advertisers. If you contact American Innovation & Modernization Council we may keep a record of that correspondence. American Innovation & Modernization Council also occasionally asks users to complete surveys that we use for research purposes. Wherever American Innovation & Modernization Council collects personal information we include a link to this Privacy Policy on that page.

What are cookies/tracking technologies and how does American Innovation & Modernization Council use them?

Technologies such as: cookies, beacons, tags and scripts are used by American Innovation & Modernization Council and our partners, affiliates, or analytics or service providers. These technologies are used in analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis.

We use cookies to:

      1. Estimate our audience size and geography. Each browser accessing American Innovation & Modernization Council is given a unique cookie which is then used to determine the frequency and pattern of your usage.
      2. Measure certain traffic patterns, which areas of Https://aimcouncil.us you have visited, and your visiting patterns in the aggregate. We use this research to understand how our users’ habits are similar or different from one another so that we can make improve American Innovation & Modernization Council meet our users’ needs.

You also have choices with respect to cookies. By modifying your browser preferences, you have the choice to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set, or to reject all cookies.

As is true of most web sites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. American Innovation & Modernization Council also collects IP addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. We do not link this automatically collected data to other information we collect about you.

Our tracking technology used to for client campaigns throughout the site does not collect any personal identifiable information that you provide as a part of your American Innovation & Modernization Council newsletter/alerts membership.  Your personal information stored in cookies is only used for the purposes listed above to help improve your user experience.

Who is collecting information?

When you are on a American Innovation & Modernization Council site and are asked for personal information, you are sharing that information with American Innovation & Modernization Council alone, unless it is specifically stated otherwise.  This information is not collected by a partner company for any purpose.  If data is being collected and/or maintained by any company other than American Innovation & Modernization Council, you will be notified prior to the time of the data collection or transfer. If you do not want your data to be shared, you can choose not to allow the transfer by not using that particular service.

Promotions that run on American Innovation & Modernization Council may be sponsored by companies other than American Innovation & Modernization Council or may be cosponsored by American Innovation & Modernization Council and another company. Some or all data collected during a promotion may be shared with the sponsor. If data will be shared, you will be notified prior to the time of data collection or transfer. You can decide not to participate in the promotion if you don’t want your data to be shared.

Please be aware that American Innovation & Modernization Council advertisers or web sites that have links on our site may collect personal information about you. The information practices of those web sites linked to American Innovation & Modernization Council are not covered by this privacy statement. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy policy of any Web site you visit.

With whom does American Innovation & Modernization Council share my information?

As a general rule, American Innovation & Modernization Council will not disclose any of your personal information except when we have your permission or under special circumstances, such as when we believe in good faith that the law requires it or under the circumstances described below. Please see the Terms of Service or Use Agreements for each of our products and services for more detailed information about how your personal information may be shared. The following describes some of the ways that your information may be disclosed.

Business Partners & Sponsors: American Innovation & Modernization Council may disclose your personal information to business partners or sponsors, but this is specifically described to you prior to data collection or prior to transferring the data. Details of shared use can be found in specific Terms of Service or Use Agreements, and promotions rules. Some or all data collected during a American Innovation & Modernization Council promotion may be shared with a sponsor. If your personal information will be shared, we will tell you before we collect or transfer the data.

Many promotions offer opportunities to request additional information from sponsors. By requesting more information, you give American Innovation & Modernization Council permission to transfer your personal information to the sponsor so they can fulfill your request. In many instances, only your email address will be shared. If more information will be shared with the sponsor, you will be notified prior to the transfer.

From time to time, you may be offered the opportunity to receive materials or special offers from third parties. If you opt-in to receive information from these third parties, American Innovation & Modernization Council will (with your permission) share your name and email address with them. If you wish to no longer receive materials from these third parties, please contact them directly.

Third Party Data & Data in the Aggregate: Under confidentiality agreements, American Innovation & Modernization Council may match user information with third party data. Also, American Innovation & Modernization Council discloses aggregated user statistics (for example, 75% of our users are male and are interested in IT Governance) in order to describe our services to prospective partners, advertisers, and other third parties, and for other lawful purposes.

Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties

Access to your personal information is restricted to our employees, agents, representatives and service providers and entities for whom we are acting as an agent, licensee or publisher, such as societies and our affiliated group companies, for the purposes set forth above. Service providers are only allowed to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.

With your consent, we also may share your personal information with our affiliated group companies and/or with non-affiliated third parties that wish to send you information about their products and services that may be of interest to you, and users who have consented to receive such information may receive communications from these third parties.
We will not otherwise disclose any personal information without your consent except under the following circumstances:

– In response to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our rights to defend against legal claims, protect your safety or the safety of others;

– If we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, safety of person or property, violation of our policies, or as otherwise required by law; and

– If American Innovation & Modernization Council, a related asset or line of business is acquired by, transferred to or merged with another company, in which case, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information.

What are my choices regarding collection, use, and distribution of my information?

American Innovation & Modernization Council may, from time to time, send you email regarding our products and services. In addition, if you indicated upon registration that you are interested in receiving offers or information from American Innovation & Modernization Council and our partners, we may occasionally send you email about products and services that we feel may be of interest to you. Only American Innovation & Modernization Council (or agents working on behalf of American Innovation & Modernization Council and under confidentiality agreements) will send you these emails and only if you indicated that you do not object to these offers. If you do not want to receive such mailings, simply email us at Assistance@aimcouncil.us.

American Innovation & Modernization Council does not sell or rent user information to anyone. We will only share PII with third parties in ways that are described in this privacy policy. We will notify you at the time of data collection or transfer if your data will be shared with a third party and you will always have the option of not permitting the transfer. If you do not wish to allow your data to be shared, you can choose not to use a particular service or not to participate in certain promotions or you contact us at Assistance@aimcouncil.us.

Data Retention

We retain the personal information we collect from you for as long as the information is relevant to our business purposes or until you request that we remove the data by contacting American Innovation & Modernization Council. below. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

Unsubscribing and opting out of personal information

Your email address will only be used for us to send you materials that you have subscribed to in the past.

If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter or other promotional communications, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the unsubscribe instructions included in each communication.

If you continue to have issues after using all the resources above, please give us a call at (202) 845-8200.

You will be notified when your personal information is collected by any third party that is not our agent/service provider, so you can make an informed choice as to whether or not to share your information with that party.

What security precautions are in place to protect the loss, misuse, or alteration of my information?

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, American Innovation & Modernization Council cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or from our online products or services, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems.

Social Media Widgets

Our Web site includes Social Media Features, such as the Facebook Like button and Widgets, such as the Share this button or interactive mini-programs that run on our site. These Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

Changes in this Privacy Statement

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the home page, and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently.  If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home page prior to the change becoming effective.

If you ever have questions regarding the American Innovation & Modernization Council privacy policy please email Assistance@aimcouncil.us.

This privacy policy was last updated on 05/05/2020