USG may collect personal identification information such as name, email address, institutional address, telephone number, etc., from authors / delegates / customers / users when they visit / register with the our website, and in connection with other publishing or event related activities and services. The users’ response to particular queries is strictly voluntary and can always refuse to supply personal identification information.
USG may collect non-personal information about users whenever they interact with any of our websites. Non-personal identification information may include the domain information such as browser name, the type of computer and technical information about users’ means of connection to our site, such as the operating system as part of its analysis of the use of the site. The above collected information enable us to become more familiar with which customers visit our site, how often they visit, and what parts of the site they visit most often so as to improve its Web-based offerings. The information is collected automatically and requires no action on the users’ part.
USG treat users’ information as private and confidential, and do not sell, trade, or rent this to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding readers and users with our partners, affiliates and advertisers for the some legitimate and business analysis according to the law.
USG collects and uses’ personal information to improve the website offerings based on the information and feedback, to send users information they agreed to receive about topics which are of interest to them, and to send periodic emails regarding publications and other related events.
USG adopts appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of the users’ personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our site.
This document was last updated on August 6, 2014