The Pennsylvania Biotechnology Association (“PA Bio”) takes the privacy of our visitors very seriously, and maintaining your privacy is important to us. The following statement will help you understand how, and to what extent, PA Bio collects and uses the personal information you provide to us on our Web site. Please note that this policy applies only to our Web site and not to other organizations’ Web sites. Your browsing and interaction on any other Web site, including Web sites which have a link on the PA Bio Web site, is subject to that Web site’s own rules and policies. We suggest that you access these other Web sites’ policies regarding their own data collection practices.
What Information Do We Collect?
You can visit this site without providing any information about yourself or your organization. You may, however, provide us with the following types of information: (1) personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis (through the Web site’s “Join Us Now” web page), and (2) non-personal information acquired via log files (described below). When you provide such information to us you are agreeing to share that information with PA Bio, its agents, representatives, and affiliates.
Join Us Now
In connection with “Join Us Now” submissions, we ask for contact information such as an e-mail address and a name. This initial contact information may be used by PA Bio, its agents, representatives and affiliates to send you information regarding the Web site, our organization, and our services.
When you submit personal information to us during the “Join Us Now” process at the Web site, the e-mail communications may not be secure unless you are advised that security measures will be in place prior to you transmitting the information. For this reason, you should not send confidential or other sensitive personal information to PA Bio through an unsecured e-mail.
As is true of most Web sites, PA Bio gathers certain information automatically and stores it in log files. This information includes Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, and the pages you view on our Web site. We use this information to better understand how our Web site is used and how we can improve our site to provide visitors with an optimal experience and quick access to the information they seek. PA Bio does not link the information it collects to any of your personal information.
The personal information you provided to www.pabio.org is used to communicate to an individual who has requested information about PA Bio or to inform individuals about PA Bio events and services.
Except as required by law or judicial order, PA Bio does not share information collected about individual users with any third party.
By using the Web site, you consent to the collection and use of information by PA Bio as outlined in this Privacy Statement. If we decide to change our privacy policies and procedures, we will post those changes on this page so that you always have the opportunity to be aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we may disclose it.
If you would like to be removed from PA Bio’s mailing list, or if you have any questions about this Privacy Statement or our information collection and usage policies, please contact us at Pennsylvania Bio, 650 East Swedesford Road, Suite 190, Wayne, PA 19087.