Privacy Policy

Glasshouse Privacy Policy

Glasshouse Entrepreneurs Ltd takes the privacy of its users seriously. We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our users while providing a personalised and valuable service. This privacy policy statement explains the data processing practices of Glasshouse Entrepreneurs Ltd.

If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard to these practices please contact our privacy officer by e-mail at privacy.officer@theglasshouse.net

Our site contains links to third party sites which are not subject to this privacy policy. We recommend that you read the privacy policy of any such sites that you visit.

Glasshouse Entrepreneurs Ltd is registered as a Data Controller with the office of Information Commissioner in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
Information collected.
We collect personally identifiable information about you through:
The use of enquiry and registration forms
Through your purchase of a ticket to attend an event or any other of our products and services
The provision of your details to us either online or offline

The elements of your data that we may collect include:
Name
Job title
Company Name
Company website address
Contact telephone number
Company, sector, turnover, age of company and number of employees
Your reasons for wanting to attend our event
Elevator Pitch for those companies participating in our investment panel
Payment details such as credit card information
Market research data through offline or online surveys.

We use your data for purposes which may include:
Processing registrations, enquiries and applications to attend our events
Conducting market research surveys
Providing you with information about products and services that we offer (providing you agree to receive such information)
Passing information to our investor panel (providing that you have specifically agreed to having this information being passed on).

We also use your information in aggregate form (so that no individual user is identified) to:
Build up marketing profiles
Aid strategic development
Manage our relationship with sponsors and advertisers
Audit usage of the site

Cookies.
We do not use cookies on our site.

Security Policy.
Glasshouse Entrepreneurs Ltd has appropriate measures in place to ensure that our users’ data is protected against unauthorised access or use, alteration, unlawful or accidental destruction and accidental loss. User data may be transferred outside the Glasshouse Entrepreneurs Ltd to data processors such as fulfilment houses but they will act only on our instructions to provide the services required.

Transfer of data.
The internet is a global environment. Using the internet to collect and process personal data frequently involves the transmission of data on an international basis. Therefore, by browsing the Glasshouse and Second Chance Tuesday sites and communicating electronically with us you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way. By agreeing to our transfer of your data to Glasshouse international offices you are deemed to provide your consent to any transfer of your data to organisations based outside the European economic area, Glasshouse will not transmit any such data other in accordance with the provisions of the Date protection act 1998.

User access and control of data.
If you wish to amend or remove any of the data which we hold about you, or update your marketing preferences, please contact help@theglasshouse.net or visit the ‘contact us’ section of our website.
In accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, you may request a copy of the personal information we hold about you by contacting the privacy officer by e-mail at privacy.officer@theglasshouse.net or writing to: Company Secretary, Glasshouse Entrepreneurs Ltd, 7-10 Adam Street, London, WC2A 6AA. We may charge the statutory allowable fee for provision of this information.

Children under 14.
We do not intentionally collect any information on children under 14 years of age. We will undertake to delete any details of such users where a parent or guardian has notified us that any such details have been obtained.

Changes to this policy.
This policy is effective 19th September 2006. From time to time we may make changes to this Privacy Policy statement to reflect any changes to our Privacy Practices in accordance with changes to legislation, best practice, website or service enhancements.