Last Updated: May 2019
Information We Collect
Grenoble Partners might collect personal data across different areas on our Sites, such as when you apply for jobs, subscribe for our email newsletter, request copies of our publications, sign-up for our conferences and/or events, access our alumni portal, participate in our public forums or surveys, or seek additional information through our contact us links.
Collected personal data might include your name, contact details and email addresses, demographic information, title, occupation or background, industry, associated company or organization, region or country, topics of interest or any other information you choose to share with us.
Grenoble Partners has no responsibility for any action or policies of any third parties who may collect any personal information users may disclose on any public area on our Sites or social media pages.
Use of Information
Grenoble Partners uses your personal data to process and respond to your requests, send you customized marketing communications and newsletters, process your job applications and/or tailor your user experience on our Sites.
Grenoble Partners also uses aggregate information and analytics to analyze our Sites’ performance, functioning, reach and relevance to you and other users, and to enhance our understanding and generate insights on how we can improve our services, offerings, marketing materials and the like.
Sharing of Information
As third-party vendors may be located in different countries and subject to varying laws and regulations and levels or protection of personal information, we make every effort to make sure that information sharing has an adequate level of protection as required to protect information in that country.
Moreover, by continuing to access or use materials on our Sites from different countries that may or may not have same laws and regulations or same levels of information protection or in place, you also explicitly consent to international sharing and hosting of your personal information to those countries.
Retention of Information
Grenoble Partners will keep your personal data for as long as needed to respond to your request or for internal reporting and analyses. If you applied for a job at Grenoble Partners, we will keep your personal data for up to ten years.
If you wish to stop receiving further communications from us in any way, you have the ability to unsubscribe from our communications through a link provided to you in our e-mails. Your can also submit an unsubscribe request through any of our Sites contact us links.
Cookies and Similar Tracking Technologies
Grenoble Partners uses “First-Party Cookies” (that is owned by us) as well as “Third-Party Cookies” that third-parties, who we contracted to perform services on our behalf, may place on your devices to measure and improve effectiveness of their services to us.
In broad terms, we use different types of cookies for different purposes: “Persistent Cookies” to improve user experience and save user preferences throughout the visit, “Session Cookies” to track user usage and are deleted when user browser is closed, “Web Analytics Cookies” which include third party analytics cookies and are used evaluate how our Sites are being used, and “Web Beacons” to compile information about user usage and interaction with our Sites and/ or emails.
Any personal data that is collected through our cookies or other tracking technologies will not be kept for longer than is necessary to fulfil the above purposes and which will not exceed one year, at any poin in time.
Security of User Personal Data
Grenoble Partners has implemented adequate operational and technological security processes and systems to protect personal data from loss, misuse, alteration and/or destruction. Only authorized users have access to your personal data and access is at any point limited to use for Grenoble Partners’ need or purposes. Any internal or third-party user or service provider who have access to your personal data are bound to treat this information with extreme confidentiality.
While we take every effort to make sure we protect user personal data, to the best of our capacity, we cannot guarantee, however that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your personal data and we cannot be responsible for any action(s) or loss(es) resulting from a such a breach.
Links to Other Websites
Our Sites may include links to third-party websites which may not be owned or managed by us. Such links do not imply our endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation for use. Grenoble Partners cannot control or alter their privacy terms, content, or protection practices of user data. We therefore cannot be responsible or held liable for any loss or damage that may arise as a result of visiting these websites.
Compliance with the Laws
Grenoble Partners protects all user personal data and information within its legal capacity. We respect and comply with applicable privacy laws and regulations in use. If presented with a legal order, as applicable by laws in a country or jurisdiction, we may need to disclose user information and data to appropriate legal authorities as required.
Depending on the applicable law in your country and /or region, you have the right to request access to your personal information that we have collected and request to review, modify, correct, or delete it from our databases and third-party service providers. If you wish to make such a request, please use the contact us links on our Sites and submit your request along with all details and we will aim to respond within a reasonable period, while abiding with the applicable laws and regulations.
We reserve the right to charge an appropriate fee for managing your request, if allowed by applicable law, and/or deny your request if we have valid reasons and the legal capacity to do so.
At any time, you also always have the right to submit a complaint to the relevant supervising authority.
Our Sites are not designed or directed for children 13 years old or younger. We do not intentionally collect or maintain personal data about anyone below this age.