In this paragraph, we explain to you:
We may process about your use of our website www.bridginghorizons.com and your attendance at any of our Events (“usage data“). The usage data may include your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths, as well as information about the timing, frequency and pattern of your service use]. The source of the usage data is our analytics tracking system, and/or attendee list at any of our Events. This usage data may be processed for the purposes of analysing the use of the website and services. The legal basis for this processing is monitoring and improving our website and services, rating any or alt Speakers at any of our Events, rating any facility in we hold an Event, or determining the content at any of our Events
We may process information relating to transactions, including your attendance at any of our Events that you enter into with us and/or through our website (“transaction data“), The transaction data may include the accepted Attendee Agreement details, and the transaction details. The source of the transaction data is you. We are not responsible for any incorrect transaction data that you submit to us. The transaction data may be processed for the purpose of you attending one or more of our Events, and keeping proper records of those transactions. The legal basis for this processing is the Attendee Agreement, between you and us. Provided; however, if you are not the person contracting with us, the legal basis for this processing is the proper administration of our website and business.
We may process any of your personal data identified in this policy where necessary for [the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure. The legal basis for this processing is the protection and assertion of our legal rights, your legal rights and the legal rights of others.
We may process any of your personal data identified in this policy where necessary for the purposes of obtaining or maintaining insurance coverage, managing risks, or obtaining license professional advice from accountants, or attorneys. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the proper protection of our business against risks.
In addition to the specific purposes for which we may process your personal data set out in this Policy we may also process any of your personal data that you submit to us on this website, or in person at one or more of our Events where such processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject.
You are not to supply any other person’s personal data to us, unless that person is your spouse, and your spouse will also attend one or more of our Events.
We may disclose your personal data that you submit to us on our website, or in person at one or more of our Events to our insurers and/or licensed professional advisers (such as attorneys or accountants), insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes of [obtaining or maintaining insurance coverage, managing risks, obtaining professional advice, or the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure].
Your personal data held in our website database, and also will be stored on the servers of our hosting services provider www.godaddy.com
We may disclose your attendance at one or more of our Events, to the hotel, office, or conference center where the Event is located insofar as reasonably necessary for determining of the hotel, office or conference center can host the Event, appropriate beverage service for the Event, temperature control at the Event, security for the Event, insurance coverage for the Event.
Your personal data may be transferred to countries outside the European Economic Area (EEA), including but not limited to the United States. The hosting facilities for our website are situated in the United states of America. The European Commission has made an “adequacy decision with respect to the data protection laws of the United States. Transfers to and within the United States will be protected by appropriate safeguards, namely the use of standard data protection clauses.
You acknowledge that personal data that you submit for publication through our website or at our Events may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use (or misuse) of such personal data by others.
We will retain your personal data as follows:
These rights are subject to certain limitations and exceptions. If you are a national of one of the countries of the European Union, you can also learn more about the rights of data subjects by visiting
https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/quide-to-data-protection/quide-tothe-qeneral-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/individual-riqhts/. You may exercise any of your rights in relation to your personal data by written or email notice to us, using the contact details set out below.
A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal data that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:
But you should be aware that blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.
This website is owned and operated by JBJ Associates, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company. Our principal place of business is at 3817 Porter Street, N.W., #101, Washington, D.C. 20017
You can contact us:
Our data protection officer’s contact details are: Jason Kotar, Managing Member, 3817 Porter Street, N.W., Washington D.C. 20017.
If you are a national of any European Union country, then You can find out more about the information disclosure requirements of data protection law with the following resources.
The GDPR –https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TX/?uri=CELEX%3A32016R0679 European Data Protection Board (EDPB) guidance on transparency – https://ec.europa.eu/newsroom/article29/item-detail.cfm?item_id=622227