Green.TV Privacy and cookies policy
1.1 We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors, users, attendees at any of our events and [others].
1.2 This policy applies where we are acting as a data controller with respect to the personal data of such persons; in other words, where we determine the purposes and means of the processing of that personal data.
1.4 In this policy, “we”, “us” and “our” refer to Green.TV Media Limited. For more information about us, see Section 16.
2. The personal data that we collect
2.1 In this Section 2 we have set out the general categories of personal data that we process and, in the case of personal data that we did not obtain directly from you, information about the source and specific categories of that data.
2.2 We may process data enabling us to get in touch with you (“contact data“). The contact data may include your name, email address, telephone number, postal address and/or social media account identifiers. The source of the contact data is you either directly or through third parties we use in connection with our events, such as Eventbrite or Linkedin.
2.3 Where you sign up to any events through our website or through other third-party platforms such as Linked-in, Hopin and Zoom, we will collect personal data about you (“sign-up data”). The sign-up data may include your name, email address, job title and company.
2.4 We may process information contained in any enquiry you submit to us regarding our services or any of the events we are involved in (“enquiry data“).
2.5 We may process information contained in or relating to any communication that you send to us or that we send to you (“communication data“). The communication data may include the communication content and metadata associated with the communication, as well as data we collect about your interaction with any marketing emails we may send you. Our website will generate the metadata associated with communications made using the website contact forms.
2.6 We may process data about your use of our website and services (“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.
2.7 We may process [identify general category of data]. This data may include [list specific items of data]. The source of this data is [identify source].
2.7 Please do not supply any other person’s personal data to us, unless we prompt you to do so.
3. Purposes of processing and legal bases
3.1 In this Section 3, we have set out the purposes for which we may process personal data and the legal bases of the processing.
3.2 Operations – We may process your personal data for the purposes of operating our website, running our events and putting website users and event registrants in contact with relevant partners (for example, event sponsors). The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the proper administration of our website, services and business.
3.3 Relationships and communications – We may process contact data, enquiry data, account data, sign-up data and/or communication data for the purposes of managing our relationships, communicating with you (excluding communicating for the purposes of direct marketing) by email, SMS, post, fax and/or telephone, providing support services and complaint handling. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely communications with our website users, event sign-up’s (attendees or no-shows) the maintenance of relationships, and the proper administration of our website, events, services and business.
3.4 Direct marketing – We may process sign-up, contact data and/or enquiry data for the purposes of creating, targeting and sending direct marketing communications by email[, SMS, post and/or fax and making contact by telephone] for marketing-related purposes (including our events or other green/sustainable projects or activities we may be involved in from time to time. The legal basis for this processing is [consent] OR [our legitimate interests, namely promoting our business and communicating marketing messages and offers to our website visitors and event sign-up’s. We also include cookie-like files in our emails – please see below under “About Cookies” for further details.
3.5 Research and analysis – We may process enquiry data, usage data and/or communication data for the purposes of researching and analysing the use of our website and services (including the events we run), as well as researching and analysing other interactions with our business. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely monitoring, supporting, improving and securing our website, services and business generally.
3.6 Record keeping – We may process your personal data for the purposes of creating and maintaining our databases, back-up copies of our databases and our business records generally. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely ensuring that we have access to all the information we need to properly and efficiently run our business in accordance with this policy.
3.7 Security – We may process your personal data for the purposes of security and the prevention of fraud and other criminal activity. The legal basis of this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the protection of our website, services and business, and the protection of others.
3.8 Insurance and risk management – We may process your personal data where necessary for the purposes of obtaining or maintaining insurance coverage, managing risks and/or obtaining professional advice. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the proper protection of our business against risks.
3.9 Legal claims – We may process your personal data where necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the protection and assertion of our legal rights, your legal rights and the legal rights of others.
3.10 Legal compliance and vital interests – We may also process your personal data where such processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.
4. Providing your personal data to others
4.1 We may disclose your personal data to any member of our group of companies (this means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and all its subsidiaries) insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes, and on the legal bases, set out in this policy. Information about our group of companies can be found at [URL].
4.2 We may disclose your personal data to our insurers and/or professional advisers insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes of obtaining or maintaining insurance coverage, managing risks, obtaining professional advice.
4.3 We may disclose [specify personal data category or categories] to our suppliers or subcontractors identified at [URL] insofar as reasonably necessary for [specify purposes].
4.5 In addition to the specific disclosures of personal data set out in this Section 4, we may disclose your personal data where such disclosure is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person. We may also disclose your personal data where such disclosure is necessary for the establishment, exercise, or defence of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure.
5. International transfers of your personal data
5.1 In this Section 5, we provide information about the circumstances in which your personal data may be transferred to countries outside the United Kingdom and the European Economic Area (EEA).
5.2 The hosting facilities for our website are situated in [specify countries]. The competent data protection authorities have made an “adequacy decision” with respect to the data protection laws of each of these countries. Transfers to each of these countries will be protected by appropriate safeguards, namely [the use of standard data protection clauses adopted or approved by the competent data protection authorities, a copy of which you can obtain from [source]] OR [[specify appropriate safeguards and means to obtain a copy]].
5.3 [Specify category or categories of supplier or subcontractor] [is] OR [are] situated in [specify countries]. The competent data protection authorities have made an “adequacy decision” with respect to the data protection laws of each of these countries. Transfers to each of these countries will be protected by appropriate safeguards, namely [the use of standard data protection clauses adopted or approved by the competent data protection authorities, a copy of which can be obtained from [source]] OR [[specify appropriate safeguards and means to obtain a copy]].
5.4 You acknowledge that personal data that you submit for publication through our website or services may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use (or misuse) of such personal data by others.
6. Retaining and deleting personal data
6.1 This Section 6 sets out our data retention policies and procedures, which are designed to help ensure that we comply with our legal obligations in relation to the retention and deletion of personal data.
6.2 Personal data that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.
6.3 We will retain your personal data as follows:
(a) contact data will be retained for a minimum period of [period] following the date of the most recent contact between you and us, and for a maximum period of [period] following that date;
(b) sign-up data will be retained for a minimum period of [period] following the date of the most recent contact between you and us, and for a maximum period of [period] following that date;
(c) enquiry data will be retained for a minimum period of [period] following the date of the enquiry, and for a maximum period of [period] following that date;
(d) communication data will be retained for a minimum period of [period] following the date of the communication in question, and for a maximum period of [period] following that date;
(e) usage data will be retained for [period] following the date of collection; and
(f) [data category] will be retained for a minimum period of [period] following [date], and for a maximum period of [period] following [date].
6.4 In some cases it is not possible for us to specify in advance the periods for which your personal data will be retained. In such cases, we will determine the period of retention based on the following criteria:
(a) the period of retention of [personal data category] will be determined based on [specify criteria].
6.5 Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Section 6, we may retain your personal data where such retention is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.
8. Third party websites
8.1 Our website includes hyperlinks to, and details of, third party websites.
8.2 In general we have no control over, and are not responsible for, the privacy policies and practices of third parties.
9. Updating information
9.1 Please let us know if the personal information that we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.
10. Acting as a data processor
10.1 In respect of [specify data], we do not act as a data controller; instead, we act as a data processor.
10.2 Insofar as we act as a data processor rather than a data controller, this policy shall not apply. Our legal obligations as a data processor are instead set out in the contract between us and the relevant data controller.
11. About cookies
11.1 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. Email marketing messages may contain also contain files which are analogous to cookies, such as tracking beacons / tracked clickable links or similar server technologies in order to track subscriber activity within email marketing messages. Where used, such marketing messages may record a range of subscriber data relating to engagement, geographic, demographics and already stored subscriber data.
11.2 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.
11.3 Cookies may not 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.
12. Cookies that we use
13. Cookies used by our service providers
14. Managing cookies
14.1 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:
(a) https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647 (Chrome);
(d) https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer);
14.2 Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
14.3 If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.
15.1 We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.
15.2 You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.
15.3 We may notify you of significant changes to this policy by email.
16. Our details
16.1 This website is owned and operated by Green.TV Media Limited.
16.2 We are registered in England and Wales under registration number 06396275, and our registered office is at Ground Floor Salter Brothers Boat Yard, Folly Bridge, Oxford, OX1 4LB.
16.3 You can contact us:
(a) by post, to the postal address given above;
(b) using our website contact form;
(c) by telephone, on the contact number published on our website; or
(d) by email, using the email address published on our website.
17. Data protection officer
17.1 Our data protection officer’s contact details are: [contact details].