Effective Date: 7/10/2017
providers (individually and/or collectively, “National MBA Conference” or “we” or “us” or “our”) collect,
use, secure, store and share the personal information we obtain when you (“you” and/or “your”) access,
visiting or using any of National MBA Conference Websites. By accessing, visiting or using National
National MBA Conference Websites.
1. Information We Collect Automatically
We may automatically collect certain usage and analytic information (your “Usage Data”) to determine
how you use National MBA Conference Websites, to determine what sites and services are the most
popular, to deliver customized content and advertising to you and others, to enable us to improve and better design National MBA Conference Websites, to provide better technical support, and for various other reasons. This Usage Data may include, but may not be limited to, the pages you visit within National MBA Conference Websites, the actions you take within National MBA Conference Websites, the frequency and duration of your use of National MBA Conference Websites, your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your
browser type and operating system, your Internet service provider (ISP), and the web pages you visit before and after visiting National MBA Conference Websites.
2. Information You Provide to Us
National MBA Conference may request or may require certain specific information about you when you
sign up to use a feature or service, subscribe to a mailing list, complete a survey, or order products or other
information through National MBA Conference Websites. Such information may include, but may not be
limited to, your name, email address, username, age, gender, billing address, phone number, credit card
number, and other information of a personally-identifying and/or financial nature (collectively, your
“Personal Data”). National MBA Conference may collect and use your Personal Data to provide you with
services or products, to bill you for products or services, to properly credit and maintain your account, to
communicate with you, to inform you of additional products and services, to provide better customer
service to you, and to enrich your online experience. National MBA Conference may also offer you an
opportunity to be listed in a directory on one of National MBA Conference -branded services; such listings
are optional and you can edit or delete your listing information at your discretion.
GIFs, and web beacons, etc.) (collectively, "cookies") to personalize your experience on National MBA Conference Websites. Cookies are small files that are stored on your computer or mobile device which are uniquely assigned to individual users, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued such cookies. Some cookies are essential to your use and enjoyment of National MBA Conference Websites. Among the primary purposes of these essential cookies is to indicate to our web server that a particular user has returned to a specific page and to enable our web servers to “remember” such users from prior visits and any preferences such users may have previously established. Other cookies are used to help us conduct
research and analysis about your use of National MBA Conference Websites. National MBA Conference
may also use advertising cookies to deliver ads to you that you may be more interested in.
National MBA Conference cookies do not collect personally identifiable information and we do not
combine information collected through cookies with other Personal Data, so users remain anonymous.
National MBA Conference may provide space on National MBA Conference Websites to third-party
advertisers. Those authorized third-party advertisers may use targeting and advertising cookies to collect
information about your use of National MBA Conference Websites so that they may deliver ads to you that
may be more relevant to you. National MBA Conference does not control these third-parties cookies, so
please refer to the relevant third party's website for more information on how those third-party cookies are used.
You have the ability and the right to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept
cookies, but you may be able to modify your browser settings to decline cookies or you may purchase
third-party programs that provide such functionality. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able
to fully experience certain features on National MBA Conference Websites.
4. Storage and Security of Your Personal Information and Personal Data
The information we collect from you may be stored and processed on servers in the United States and/or
on servers in other countries around the world, and may be transferred between servers located in the
United States and abroad. If you are using National MBA Conference Websites from outside the United
States, you grant us your consent to transfer and/or store your information on servers located in the United States or in any other country in which our facilities may be located and to use and disclose your
We are committed to keeping the information we collect from you safe and secure, and we use
commercially reasonable safeguards (such as SSL encryption) to secure your information. However, we
cannot and do not guarantee the safety and security of the information we collect from you.
5. Information We Share with Third Parties
National MBA Conference does not sell, rent or lease our customer lists or any of your Personal Data to
any of your Personal Data to any un-affiliated third party without your permission.
National MBA Conference may provide Usage Data, Personal Data and other information to our affiliates,
partners and other third parties. However, such information will only be provided in the aggregate, and
never about individual users personally.
National MBA Conference may provide Usage Data, Personal Data and other information to trusted third-
party service providers and partners who provide services to us (e.g., credit card processing, data storage
and management, statistical analysis, etc.). All such third parties are prohibited from using such data and
information except to provide such services to National MBA Conference, and are required to maintain the
confidentiality of your information.
National MBA Conference may provide Usage Data and other information about you (absent any
personally-identifying information) to third-party advertisers to enable such third-party advertisers to
deliver advertisements that may be relevant to you. National MBA Conference will never reveal your
Personal Data to such third-party advertisers.
National MBA Conference may also disclose your User Data, Personal Data and other information to third
parties without notice to you if we determine that such disclosure is reasonably necessary (i) to comply
with the law or legal process; (ii) to protect your safety, our safety, or the safety of others; (iii) to protect
and defend the rights and property of National MBA Conference, our affiliates and subsidiaries; (iv) to
address fraud, technical or security issues; or (v) in connection with an actual or proposed corporate
transaction involving all or some of our business or assets (e.g., a merger, sale, acquisition, or bankruptcy,
6. Public Information
If you choose to post any information on or to National MBA Conference Websites that is meant to be
publically available (e.g., comments to columns, posts to message boards, etc.), you are authorizing us to
display and share such information to the general public, without any liability or notice to you.
7. Links to Third-Party Websites
If National MBA Conference Websites contain links to third-party websites, such links are provided to you
as a convenience only, and we are not responsible or liable for the content provided by any such third-party website, or for your use of any third-party website, or for the privacy policies of any such third-party
Conference Websites, and does not apply to any third-party websites.
8. Children’s Policy
National MBA Conference does not knowingly collect, retain or use information from children under the
age of thirteen (13), nor do we target National MBA Conference Websites to children under thirteen (13).
National MBA Conference believes that children should obtain their parent(s)’ or guardian(s)’ consent and
permission before giving out any personal or sensitive information whether over the Internet or otherwise.
National MBA Conference encourages parents and guardians to be engaged and proactive participants in
their children’s experience in cyberspace and otherwise.
If we learn that we have collected any personal information from a child under the age of thirteen (13), we
will promptly delete such information. If you believe that we have collected personal information from a
child under the age of thirteen (13), please notify us immediately at our address below.
9. Modifying and Deleting Your Personal Data
If you provide any Personal Data to us, you may modify or remove such Personal Data by logging into
your account. If you wish to modify or remove any of your Personal Data, and are unable to do so, please
your Personal Data may be inaccessible and/or permanently deleted, and we may not be able to restore your
Personal Data. However, you understand and agree that your Personal Data may remain in caches, servers
or back-up storage.
10. National MBA Conference Online Store
National MBA Conference online store (www.shop.thefader.com) is hosted on Cvent. Cvent provides us
with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
Your data is stored through Cvent’s data storage, databases and the general Cvent application. Cvent stores
your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Cvent stores your credit card data.
It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase
transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is
complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted.
All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security
Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.
PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its
National MBA Conference may, in its sole discretion and without liability to you, update, modify or
responsibility to visit this page (www.thefader.com/privacy-policy) periodically to learn of changes and
National MBA Conference believes, in its sole discretion, that such changes materially change these
policies, National MBA Conference will provide notice of such changes prior to their implementation; such
notice shall appear on National MBA Conference Website’s homepage
12. Communicating with National MBA Conference
encouraged to contact us by writing at:
National MBA Conference
Attn: Privacy / Legal Department
3379 Peachtree Rd. NE Suite 940 Atlanta, GA 30326