Last Updated: January 15, 2013
United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) respects your privacy, and is sensitive to concerns regarding the collection and use of personal data. Our goal is to provide you with information targeted to your industry, your role in your organization, and your specific preferences. In order to provide you with information that is relevant to your needs, and to fulfill specific requests on your part, we may occasionally request personal information from you. The information requested, and how it is used will vary across our website.
Collection and Use of Personal Information
USGIF will only collect contact and other personally identifying information, such as your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address (“Personal Information”), when voluntarily submitted by you, such as when you contact us or complete an online form or request. If you do not want us to collect any Personal Information, do not submit it to us.
Collection and Use of Non-Personal Information
Demographic and profile data (e.g. job title, corporate function) may be collected at our Site. In addition, when you access the Site, our Web server may automatically collect certain information that is not personally identifiable, such as your IP address, pages viewed, length of time spent on the Site and other transactions performed on the Site. We store and use the foregoing information, in the aggregate only, to diagnose problems with our server, to improve and track the success of the Site and to provide content of interest to you. We may share the foregoing information with advertisers or other third parties, including our business partners, suppliers, and vendors, on an aggregated basis without revealing any personally identifiable information.
External or Third Party websites
This Site has industry standard security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under USGIF’s control. All customer information collected by USGIF through the Site will be protected by an industry standard encryption scheme. All information, once received, is stored behind our corporate firewall. However, although USGIF has endeavored to create a secure and reliable Site, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted via the Internet cannot be guaranteed. Accordingly, you should consider carefully if you want to submit sensitive information via the Internet.
If, at any time, you wish to stop receiving e-mail information from USGIF, you may unsubscribe by replying to the e-mail with the words “unsubscribe” in the subject line. If you want to update or correct your Personal Information, you may phone our customer service representatives at the telephone number listed below with any requests or changes. In the event USGIF receives such a request or change, USGIF may require you to confirm or verify any change to your record. Also, please be aware that it may take a few days to process your request.
Access by Children
This Site is not intended for individuals under the age of thirteen (13) (“children”). Accordingly, USGIF will not knowingly collect or use information from children. Children should not submit any personal information without the permission of their parents or guardians.
United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation
2325 Dulles Corner Boulevard, Suite 450
Herndon, Virginia 20171
Tel: 888-MY-USGIF (698-7443)