PRIVACY POLICY

1. About SDM

Sports Development Marketing Sàrl, based in Lausanne, Switzerland, helps you to grow your business through events, conferences and seminars and other networking opportunities for individuals and organisations across the global sports industry operating worldwide.

For the purpose of this, by SDM we refer to all of its affiliates and subsidiaries (and their employees and subcontractors), in particular in United Kingdom, Poland and United States of America, which – while operating as separate businesses – are constituting an integral part of SDM’s global structure and of which the locations can be found here: http://sdmworld.com/contact-us/.

2. Protection of Your Personal Data

SDM will be the sole owner of the collected personal details provided by you.

SDM is committed to protect your privacy and your personal details. All personal information provided by you will be held strictly confidential.

Your personal details will be not be given or shared with third parties for marketing purposes.

Your personal details may be only disclosed for purposes and in situations specifically required by law.

SDM will ensure to prevent any unauthorised access or disclosure of your personal details by using its electronic and technological software and following data protection procedures.

Your personal details provided by you will be collected, stored, viewed and processed only for legitimate business purposes SDM. This will include various marketing- and sales-related actions, such as processing registrations, listings, enquiries, etc., as well as keeping you informed about our events, our business and news.

The entire process of personal data collection and processing will always be performed keeping in mind an improvement of our services and of our performance as a whole.

  • Your Personal Details

Our communication e-mails will be constructed in a manner and with technology that allows us to identify who opens them and/or clicks on the links included therein. This will allow us to evaluate the interactions with our clients and to constantly improve our communication by ensuring the content is valuable, interesting and important.

Only necessary personal information will be collected and it will include (not limited to) the following:

  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Organisation
  • Job title
  • E-mail address
  • Phone

3. Your Rights

As you are providing us with your personal details, you have the following rights regarding your personal details stored with us:

  • The right to be informed SDM collection your personal data.
  • The right to access your personal data.
  • The right to restrict or object of your data being collected/processed.
  • The right to change/modify your personal data.

All of the above rights can be performed by contacting us at: info@sdmworld.com

Finally, if you no longer wish to receive our communication you may unsubscribe. You can do it by following the un-subscribe link located at the bottom of the footer of such communication. You can also write us to info@sdmworld.com  and ask to be unsubscribed (the right to be forgotten). In such case, all of your data will be removed from our data base collection.

4. Our Communication

SDM will be sending standard communication newsletters and updates in relation to our: events, conventions, exhibitions, conferences, seminars and other undertakings. This will include sending you information about/with news, invitations, early offers, discounts, and other benefits, as well as e-mails related or following-up on the above. We believe they will all be highly informative and of your great interest. The information will be mainly promotional, marketing- or sales-related materials.

All of our communication will aim at providing you with interesting content and with information of high interest to you, keeping in mind the improvement of our services and our performance.

5. Global Environment

The personal data provided by you will be stored on SDM’s servers in the United Kingdom.

Due to the global character of the internet, the personal details that you provide with us may be transferred to and stored at, international destinations, including those outside of European Union. It may also be processed by an international staff or data processors outside this area, who may be engaged in the fulfilment of your order, processing of your payment and the provision of support services or any other similar action. Hence, third parties may be used to acquire such data. SDM will take all necessary steps to ensure that your personal details are treated by such third parties with the highest security and in compliance with the law and this Privacy Policy.

6. Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy for ISC Geneva 2018

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set

Account related cookies
If you create an account with us then we will use cookies for the management of the signup process and general administration. These cookies will usually be deleted when you log out however in some cases they may remain afterwards to remember your site preferences when logged out.

Email newsletters related cookies
This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.

Forms related cookies
When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

The Google AdSense service we use to serve advertising uses a DoubleClick cookie to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you.
For more information on Google AdSense see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; {List the social networks whose features you have integrated with your site?:12}, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.