Plannernet respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal data. This privacy notice will inform you as to how we look after your personal data when you visit our website (regardless of where you visit it from) and tell you about your privacy rights and how the law protects you.
This privacy notice is provided in a layered format so you can click through to the specific areas set out below.
Please also use the Glossary to understand the meaning of some of the terms used in this privacy notice.
Table of Contents
- IMPORTANT INFORMATION AND WHO WE ARE
- THE DATA WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU
- HOW IS YOUR PERSONAL DATA COLLECTED?
- HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
- DISCLOSURES OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA
- INTERNATIONAL TRANSFERS
- DATA SECURITY
- DATA REGULATION
- YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS
- GLOSSARY LAWFUL BASIS
1. IMPORTANT INFORMATION AND WHO WE ARE
PURPOSE OF THIS PRIVACY NOTICE
This privacy notice is intended to give you information on how Plannernet collects and processes your personal data, whether through your use of this website or other interactions with Plannernet, such as engaging in one of our events or meetings.
This website is not intended for children and we do not knowingly collect data relating to children online or offline.
It is important that you read this privacy notice together with any other privacy notice or fair processing notice we may provide on specific occasions when we are collecting or processing personal data about you so that you are fully aware of how and why we are using your data. This privacy notice supplements the other notices and is not intended to override them.
Plannernet, Inc. (“Plannernet”, “we”, “us” or “our” in this privacy notice) is the controller and responsible for your personal data collected on this Website.
When sourcing meeting, event, or other services for our clients (who are typically the entities initiating the meeting or event), we may serve as a processor for a client, who is the data controller. We may also serve as a controller with respect to the suppliers who provide services at a client meeting or event. Wherever possible, we endeavor to have your personal data transferred directly from our suppliers to our clients without our involvement, to minimize the number of entities handling your personal data.
We have appointed a data privacy manager who is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this privacy notice. If you have any questions about this privacy notice, including any requests to exercise your legal rights, please contact the data privacy manager using the details set out below.
Our full details are:
Full name of legal entity: Plannernet, Inc.
Name or title of data privacy manager: Nate Bennett
Email address: email@example.com
Postal address: P.O. Box 110004, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
If you are located in the European Union, you have the right to make a complaint at any time to your national data protection authority (“DPA”) We would, however, appreciate the chance to address your concerns before you approach your DPA, so please do not hesitate to contact us.
CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY NOTICE AND YOUR DUTY TO INFORM US OF CHANGES
This version was last updated on May 25, 2018. In the future, you may obtain historic versions of this notice by contacting us.
It is important that the personal data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal data changes during your relationship with us.
This website may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins, and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements. When you leave our website, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website you visit.
2. THE DATA WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU
Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (anonymous data).
We may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you which we have grouped together as follows:
- Identity Data includes first name, maiden name, last name, username or similar identifier, marital status, title, date of birth and gender.
- Contact Data includes the billing address, mailing address, email address and telephone numbers.
- Financial Data includes bank account and payment card details.
- Transaction Data includes details about payments to and from you and other details of services you have received from us.
- Technical Data includes internet protocol (IP) address, your login data, browser type and version, time zone setting and location, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform and other technology on the devices you use to access this website.
- Profile Data includes your username and password, services ordered or received by you, your interests, preferences, feedback and survey responses.
- Usage Data includes information about how you use our website and services]
- Marketing and Communications Data includes your preferences in receiving marketing from us and our third parties and your communication preferences.
We may also collect, use and share Aggregated Data such as statistical or demographic data for any purpose. Aggregated Data may be derived from your personal data but is not considered personal data in law as this data does not directly or indirectly reveal your identity. For example, we may aggregate your Usage Data to calculate the percentage of users accessing a specific website feature. However, if we combine or connect Aggregated Data with your personal data so that it can directly or indirectly identify you, we treat the combined data as personal data which will be used in accordance with this privacy notice.
We do not collect any Special Categories of Personal Data about you (this includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions, trade union membership, information about your health and genetic and biometric data). Nor do we collect any information about criminal convictions and offences.
IF YOU FAIL TO PROVIDE PERSONAL DATA
Where we need to collect personal data by law, or under the terms of a contract we have with you and you fail to provide that data when requested, we may not be able to perform the contract we have or are trying to enter into with you (for example, to provide you with services). In this case, we may have to cancel provision of a service to you but we will notify you if this is the case at the time.
3. HOW IS YOUR PERSONAL DATA COLLECTED?
We use different methods to collect data from and about you including through:
Direct interactions. You may give us your Identity Data, Contact Data, and Financial Data by filling in forms, registering for a meeting or event, or by corresponding with us by mail, phone, email or otherwise. This includes personal data you provide when you:
- contract with us as a client;
- join our supplier network;
- create an account on one of our portals;
- register for a meeting, event, or other services;
- bid or accept engagements as a vendor or supplier for a meeting or an event;
- schedule a meeting with a team member;
- submit engagement requests
- complete surveys or forms;
- request marketing to be sent to you;
- or give us some feedback.
Automated technologies or interactions. As you interact with our website, we may automatically collect Technical Data about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns. We collect this personal data by using cookies, server logs, and other similar technologies. Please see our Cookie Notice located at www.plannernet.com/privacy-cookies for further details.
Third parties or publicly available sources. We may receive personal data about you from various third parties and public sources as set out below:
- Technical Data from analytics providers (such as Google based outside the EU);
- Contact, Financial and Transaction Data from providers of technical, payment and meeting and event support services.
- Identity and Contact Data from clients, or other data brokers or aggregators.
- Identity and Contact Data from publicly available sources.
4. HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
We will only use your personal data when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we will use your personal data in the following circumstances:
- Where we need to perform the contract we are about to enter into or have entered into with you.
- Where it is necessary for our legitimate interests (or those of a third party) and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests.
- Where we need to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation.
Generally, we do not rely on consent as a legal basis for processing your personal data other than in relation to sending third-party direct marketing communications to you via email or text message. You have the right to withdraw consent to marketing at any time by contacting us.
PURPOSES FOR WHICH WE WILL USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
We have set out below, in a table format, a description of all the ways we plan to use your personal data, and which of the legal bases we rely on to do so. We have also identified what our legitimate interests are where appropriate.
Note that we may process your personal data for more than one lawful ground depending on the specific purpose for which we are using your data. Please contact us if you need details about the specific legal ground we are relying on to process your personal data where more