Privacy Policy


PDP processes personal data in compliance with the European Data Protection Directive (95/46/EC). To ensure that the information we hold is accurate and up-to-date, please ensure that we are promptly informed of any relevant change to your contact details.

We will not, without your consent, supply your name and address to any third party except where (1) the transfer is to a secure data processor who carries out data processing operations on our behalf, (2) the transfer is to a successor in title to the business, or (3) we are required to do so by operation of law.

 

The types of data that we collect

If you are a subscriber to any PDP journal or a delegate on one of our training courses or conferences, we will collect from you only those data that are necessary for the administration of the event or subscription - you may submit, at your option, further information that will help us to contact you by alternative methods. You may from time to time receive information that informs you about products and services related to your field of interest. You can at any time let us know that you no longer wish to receive such information.

 

Information collected and stored automatically (in website logfile)

When visiting our web pages, tracking technologies may record information about your visit automatically. This information does not identify you personally. We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:

  • The Internet domain (for example, 'domain.com' or 'isp.com' if you use a private Internet access account) and IP address (an IP address is a number,  'xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx', that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the web) from which you access our website;
  • The type of browser software and operating system used to access our site;
  • The date and time you access our site;
  • The pages you enter, visit and exit our site from and
  • If you linked to the server's domain from another website, the address of that website.

We use this information to help us identify click stream patterns, to improve our website and to learn about the number of visitors to our website and the types of technology our visitors use. We only use this information to ensure that our web pages stay compatible with a cross selection of browsers and systems and thereby ensure that the pages appeals to a wider audience. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits.

 

Administrative Matters

All PDP employees understand the content of this privacy policy and are appropriately trained in data protection legal requirements. Appropriate disciplinary actions will be taken against any employee who violates this policy.

Should you wish to obtain a copy of the personal data that we hold on you, please send an email to the following address: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it As soon as we are satisfied as to your identity, we will send to you, within 40 days, a copy of all the personal data that we hold concerning you.

If you wish to contact someone regarding any questions, concerns, comments, or complaints regarding this privacy policy and/or personal data that are collected and/or used, please contact the following address: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

If you have any reason to believe that personal data we hold on you are inaccurate, or if you wish us to cease processing your data for any particular purpose or purposes, contact us at the following address: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Should you wish to let us know that you no longer wish to receive any marketing materials from us, please contact us or telephone +353 (0)1 657 1479.

If you have a complaint regarding any breach of this privacy policy, contact us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it When we receive the complaint, we will review the complaint and ensure that we are in compliance with our privacy policy, and all applicable laws. We will contact you within 40 days of receiving your complaint to inform you of the results of your complaint.

 

Alternative contact information

If you prefer, you may contact us at the following address or telephone number:

The Data Protection Officer, 14 Herbert Street, Dublin 2, Ireland +353 (0)1 657 1479