SmartSights Privacy Statement
SmartSights Privacy Statement
SmartSights (“SmartSights”, “we” or “us”) is committed to maintaining the accuracy, confidentiality and security of your personal information. This Privacy Statement outlines how we handle information that can be used to directly or indirectly identify an individual (“Personal Data”) in accordance with applicable legislation. SmartSights’ general commitments to privacy are that: We will only collect, keep, use, and share data for the legitimate purposes that are explained below, or if we are
legally obligated to do so. We will retain your data only as long as is required, and during that period, we will take appropriate measures to secure it, and will provide you with the means to keep it up to date. We will be as clear as possible with you regarding what data we collect and how it will be processed.
A. General Information
When does this Privacy Statement apply?
This Privacy Statement applies to Personal Data that you provide to us or which is derived from the Personal Data as outlined below.
Who is the Data Controller?
For residents of the European Economic Area (“EEA”), SmartSights, 2024 E. St. Elmo Rd., Austin, TX 78744, USA (“SmartSights”) is the data controller for purposes under the General Data Protection Requirements (“GDPR”) and similar data protection legislation. Where a registration form is presented on this website, the data controller may vary depending on the purpose of the data collection.
What does SmartSights do with your Personal Data?
SmartSights will process your Personal Data based on one or more of the following grounds: as required by applicable data protection law (see Section B below).
to fulfil a contract or potential contract with you (see Section C below).
where you have granted consent to us to process your Personal Data (see Section D below).
where SmartSights has a legitimate interest (see Section E below).
How long does SmartSights retain my Personal Data?
Where SmartSights is processing and using your Personal Data as permitted by law, we will store your Personal Data for as long as required under the applicable law. Where we are processing your data to perform a contract with you we will store your Personal Data only for as long as is required to fulfil the contract. Where we are processing your data under your consent we will store your Personal Data as long as is required to fulfil the purpose, or until you withdraw your consent.
However, in all instances where SmartSights is required by mandatory law to retain your Personal Data longer or where your Personal Data is required for SmartSights to assert or defend against legal claims, we will retain your Personal Data until the end of the relevant retention period or until the claims in question have been settled.
Where will my Personal Data be processed?
As part of a global group of companies, SmartSights has affiliates and third-party service providers located around the world. Accordingly, whenever SmartSights is processing your Personal Data for the purposes of this Privacy Statement, SmartSights may transfer your Personal Data outside of your country. For EEA residents please note that SmartSights uses servers based in the USA to process your Personal Data; however, your rights are protected by USA data protection legislation which the European Union has judged to be adequate. SmartSights uses web analytics services provided by Google, Inc. and the processing of such analytics may occur in the United States. Google complies with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and the Swiss – U.S. Privacy Shield Framework regarding the collection, use and retention of personal information from European Union countries and Switzerland.
What are my rights as a “data subject”?
You can request from SmartSights at any time information about which Personal Data we process about you and request the correction or deletion of such Personal Data. We can delete your Personal Data only if there is no statutory obligation or prevailing right of SmartSights to retain it. Please note that if you request that SmartSights delete your Personal Data, you will not be able to continue to use any SmartSights services that require our use of your Personal Data.
If SmartSights uses your Personal Data based on your consent or to perform a contract with you, you may further request from us a copy of the Personal Data that you have provided to us. In this case please contact SmartSights at [email protected] and specify the information or processing activities to which your request relates, the format in which you would like this information, and whether you want the Personal Data to be sent to you or another recipient. SmartSights will consider your request and provide the information in accordance with privacy legislation. You can request that we stop any further processing of your Personal Data in any of the following events: you state that the Personal Data that SmartSights has about you is incorrect. We will restrict processing only for as long as we need to check the accuracy of the relevant Personal Data. there is no legal basis for SmartSights to be processing your Personal Data.
SmartSights no longer require your Personal Data but you claim that you require us to retain such data in order to claim or exercise legal rights or to defend against third-party claims. we are processing your Personal Data on the grounds of legitimate interest and you object to our processing. We will restrict processing only for as long as it is required to review whether SmartSights has a prevailing interest or legal obligation in processing your Personal Data.
Special Categories of Personal Data
In connection with the registration for and provision of access to an event or seminar, SmartSights may ask for information about your health for the purpose of identifying and being considerate of individuals who have disabilities or special dietary requirements. Any use of such information is based on the consent you grant. Kindly note that if you do not provide such information about disabilities or special dietary requirements, SmartSights may not be able to take any respective precautions.
Right to lodge a complaint
If you believe that SmartSights is not processing your Personal Data in accordance with the requirements set out here or applicable EEA data protection laws, you can at any time lodge a complaint with the data protection authority of the EEA country in which you live, or with the data protection authority of the country in which SmartSights is located.
Use of this website by children
This website is not intended for anyone under the age of 16 years. If you are younger than 16 you may not register or use this website.
Links to other websites
This website may contain links to websites outside of the SmartSights group of companies. SmartSights is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of websites outside of the SmartSights group or companies.
Updates to this Privacy Statement
SmartSights reserves the right to make changes to this Privacy Statement.
If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Statement or require further information please contact us at [email protected]
B. Where SmartSights uses your Personal Data based on the Law
SmartSights adheres to applicable data protection legislation. We may be required to process your Personal Data and retain such data to meet our obligations under relevant data protection legislation.
C. Where SmartSights uses your Personal Data based on a contract
If you order goods or services from SmartSights, we will use the Personal Data that you enter into the order or registration form only to process your order or to provide the requested goods or services. This may include taking the necessary steps prior to entering the contract, responding to related inquiries, providing you with shipping and billing information, and processing customer feedback and support. The Personal Data that you enter is usually your company name, company email address, company postal address, job title and role.
We may communicate with you to fulfil our contractual requirements, including confirming the opening of your company account, sending notices of payments, sending you information about changes to our products and services, and sending other non-marketing-related communications that are relevant to our business relationship with you. Generally, users cannot opt out of these communications which are not marketing-related types of communication but merely required to fulfil the business relationship. If you participate in tutorials or training provided by SmartSights we may also track your learning progress in order to make this information available to you and assist us in improving our products and services.
In the event you provide Personal Data to SmartSights in conjunction with a request for customer support on our products or services, we will use that Personal Data solely to resolve technical issues associated with our products and services and will retain such Personal Data only so long as is required to resolve the issue and maintain our support logs.
D. Where SmartSights uses your Personal Data based on your consent
Subject to your consent, SmartSights may use your name, email and postal addresses, telephone number, job title, and basic information about your employer, as well as information on prior marketing-related interactions with SmartSights (e.g. participation in webinars, seminars, events, newsletters and web services) for marketing-related types of communication.
You may at any time withdraw your consent for the processing of your Personal Data by unsubscribing at www.win911.com. Please note that if you withdraw your consent, SmartSights will no longer process the Personal Data subject to that consent, unless legally required to do so. If SmartSights is required to retain your Personal Data for legal reasons, your Personal Data will be restricted from further processing and only retained for the term required by law. If your use of an SmartSights service requires your prior consent, SmartSights will no longer be able to provide the relevant service.
E. Where SmartSights uses your Personal Data based on Legitimate Interest
In some cases, SmartSights may process or use your Personal Data on the grounds of having a legitimate interest to process, such as inviting you to participate in questionnaires and surveys. You can object if you do not agree with our processing of your Personal Data for these purposes unless we can determine and can demonstrate a compelling legitimate interest to continue processing your Personal Data.