UK Industry Events Ltd takes the protection of its exhibitors (customers) and visitors’ privacy, and their personal data, very seriously.
Personal information about exhibitors’ and visitors is therefore held securely and is treated with the utmost care. UK Industry Events Ltd complies with the requirements of the applicable regulations on personal data protection and other privacy legislation.
In accordance with the applicable regulations on personal data protection, UK Industry Events Ltd notifies, when necessary, the local regulatory agency about its processing of personal data.
Processing of personal data
In the course of providing our services relating to the organisation of trade shows, UK Industry Events Ltd captures and processes the data of exhibitors and potential exhibitors, as well as the data of visitors and potential visitors.
These data, such as contact details, function details, payment details, invoice details, products and services ordered, and/or possible interest, must be processed for the fulfilment of our agreements, for the provision of trade show and other services and, where applicable, for invoicing purposes.
The data are used to inform potential exhibitors and visitors about UK Industry Events Ltd trade shows and services, and/or the products and services of carefully selected third parties. They may also be used for publishing a trade show catalogue.
We also process data relating to visits to our shows. This allows us to adapt our shows, as much as possible and to the extent possible, to the preferences and wishes of our visitors and to further inform our visitors who wish to receive additional information.
If you have specified your e-mail address, e.g. by registering for one of our shows or by requesting additional information through our website, this address may be used to inform you, as a customer, about any relevant and similar products and services from UK Industry Events Ltd which may be of interest to you. If you no longer wish to receive this information, you can unsubscribe at any time.
E-mail addresses are only disclosed to third parties with the e-mail address owner’s consent. Some UK Industry Events Ltd trade shows are organised in close cooperation with carefully selected partners, in which case data can be disclosed to these partners, enabling them to contact data subjects regarding their products and services.
Once registered/when attending an event owned/managed by UK Industry Events Ltd:
Please note, you will be issued with a bar coded name badge on entry to the event. Exhibitors and other associates may have bar code readers. By allowing your badge to be recorded you are deemed to have consented to passing over your registration details. Allowing your badge to be scanned is akin to handing over a business card.
Unsubscribing from UK Industry Events Ltd
If you do not wish to receive any information on UK Industry Events Ltd trade shows, or other products or services from UK Industry Events Ltd, its partners or selected third parties, please send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you wish to unsubscribe from the UK Industry Events Ltd e-mailing list, please use the unsubscribe option that is included in every e-mail sent by UK Industry Events Ltd for commercial purposes or send an e-mail to email@example.com stating the kind of information or the e-mail address from which you wish to unsubscribe.
Viewing and correcting your personal information
You are entitled to view the personal information that UK Industry Events Ltd holds on you at any time. If any information is incorrect, you can ask for it to be corrected. To view or correct your personal details, please send an email with details of your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Browsing history and IP address
General information on visits to the UK Industry Events Ltd websites is captured and stored without visitors being identified. The purpose of this is to improve the quality of our websites and users’ browsing experience. This information can also be used to put targeted information on the site, enabling UK Industry Events Ltd to improve and tailor its services to you. For this purpose, UK Industry Events Ltd also uses your computer’s IP address. The IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you browse the internet. This information can also be used to see how the website is being used and for analysis and reporting purposes. In principle, IP addresses are not linked to information that would identify you, unless you have given your explicit permission for this.
The website tells the web browser you are using (e.g. Internet Explorer) to store these cookies on your computer. There are two types of cookies. Temporary or session cookies contain no personal data, are intended only to make it easier for you to use the UK Industry Events Ltd website, and are deleted from your computer when you close your web browser. Persistent or special cookies/applets are stored on your computer and enable our website to identify you each time you return to the UK Industry Events Ltd website. With this information, we can present the site in a way that is customised to your needs, making it easier and more pleasant to use.
As the protection of the privacy and personal data of its customers and visitors is very important to UK Industry Events Ltd, UK Industry Events Ltd does everything possible to safeguard your data from misuse. Only authorised personnel have access to your data.
Links to websites
The UK Industry Events Ltd website contains links to the websites of *third party companies and organisations. UK Industry Events Ltd cannot be held responsible for the way these companies handle personal data and privacy protection, so you are advised to read the policy statements of these non- UK Industry Events Ltd sites with regard to their use, processing and protection of personal data. The conditions offered by these sites may not be the same as those offered by UK Industry Events Ltd.
*Please note that by ticking on a partner link for more information, you are confirming that your contact details can be passed to this company/organisation.
Selling of the business/exhibition
In the event that the business/exhibition is sold or integrated with another business, your details will be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective purchaser’s adviser and will be passed to the new owners of the business.