Last modified: August 8th, 2019.
iTEKT ("Company" or "We") respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.
This policy describes how we collect, use, disclose, and protect the personal information of our customers and website users ("you"), describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website itekt.com (our "Website"), and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.
We will only use your personal information in accordance with this policy unless otherwise required by applicable law. We take steps to ensure that the personal information that we collect about you is adequate, relevant, not excessive, and used for limited purposes.
Privacy laws in Canada generally define "personal information" as any information about an identifiable individual, which includes information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person.
This policy applies to information we collect, use, or disclose about our customers and Website users:
- On this Website.
- In email, text, and other electronic messages between you and this Website.
- When you interact with our advertising and applications on third-party websites and services if those applications or advertising include links to this policy.
2. Data we may collect and how we use it
There is mainly two types of data we may collect when you use the itekt.com website, Anonymous data automatically collected by third-party applications and Personal data that is explicitly provided by you when submitting it via a fill-in form.
2.1 Personal information
We mean by "Personal information" any information that identifies you personally, such as your name, email address, country or other personal information.
No personally identifiable information is collected about you unless you explicitly submit that information via a fill-in form on this website to subscribe to a service our website offers.
You have the option to provide it or not. However, some minimal contact information may be needed in order to subscribe to a service provided by the Company web property to communicate with you.
The Company never gives away information about their users. If you choose to provide Personal Information about yourself, the Company will use this information only to communicate directly with you. The Company will not sell, rent or otherwise disclose that information to third parties.
2.2 Anonymous information
We use analytics tools and other third party technologies, such as Google Analytics and DoubleClick Cookies, to collect non-personal information in the form of various usage and user metrics when you use our online sites and/or services.
2.2.1 Google analytics
You may opt out of Google Analytics at any time by visiting the Google Analytics opt-out page [ https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout ].
2.2.2 GA demographic and interest feature
We are committed to ensuring that our website contains content that is valuable and useful to our users who visit. To assist us in this, we have implemented the Google analytics demographics and interest reporting features on our website. These tools allow us to review anonymous data regarding the gender, age and interests of website visitors and adapt our website content to better reflect their needs. Although this information is collected through your Google ad settings, it is not provided to us in a personally-identifiable format. This means we cannot identify what information is about you, and we will not try to figure it out.
You may opt out of the DoubleClick cookie by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page [ http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/ ].
2.2.3 Third-party tools / Data linking
We will never (and will not allow any third party to) use the statistical analytics tools to track or to collect any Personally Identifiable Information (PII) about users of our site. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither we nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any Personally Identifiable Information from any source.
2.3 What is a cookie and why we use it ?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They can also help to ensure that advertisements you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
You may opt-out from cookies at any moment. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it.
However, some of the website functionalities could require cookies to work properly.
3. DATA RETENTION
Except as otherwise permitted or required by applicable law or regulation, we will only retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements. Under some circumstances we may anonymize your personal information so that it can no longer be associated with you.
5. CONTACT INFORMATION AND CHALLENGING COMPLIANCE
We have procedures in place to receive and respond to complaints or inquiries about our handling of personal information, our compliance with this policy, and with applicable privacy laws. To discuss our compliance with this policy please contact us by using the contact information listed above.