In order to safeguard and respect the privacy of the Users for the portal http://akademia.unimerchants.com, all personal data entered in the Portal or processed with relation to its operation are subject to protection pursuant to the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) dated 27th April 2016. The collection of personal data is regarded as a separated database which is stored of the Portal’s server within a special safety zone with limited accessing. The access to personal data is granted exclusively to: the Portal’s Owner and the Administrator.
Following the operations of the Portal http://akademia.unimerchants.com, its Owner and Administrator collect and store the Users’ personal data in the form of a Portal Users’ database. Individual data of the Users are entered into the database during registration by means of the registration form placed in the Portal.
All the aforementioned personal data sent to the Portal http://akademia.unimerchants.com are regarded by the Owner and the Administrator as submitted voluntarily. Neither the Owner nor the Administrator shall be held liable for any damage sustained due to having been provided false or incomplete data by any of the Users.
The manner in which the data obtained from the Portal Users are utilised
By granting the consent for their personal data to be processed, a User agrees for the information provided, including their email address, to be collected and stored by the Portal Owner and Administrator for marketing and commercial purposes, market researching , running research on the Users’ behaviours and preferences. The outcomes of such ones shall serve for improving the quality of the services provided by the Portal http://akademia.unimerchants.com. The data entered during the registration shall be disclosed to the Event’s Sponsors and Partners.
The Owner and the Administrator collect the information on the usage of various subpages in the Portal http://akademia.unimerchants.com by the Users based on the analysis of access logs and IP addresses; The Portal http://akademia.unimerchants.com processes the aforementioned information for technical and statistical purposes.
In order to adjust the contents of the Portal to the needs of the Users, the so called Cookie files are used. Cookies are text information saved by the server http://akademia.unimerchants.com on a User’s computer which can be read by the Portal server any time a User gets connected from a given computer. Information contained by the Cookie files is to be used by the Owner and the Administrator to monitor the Users’ traffic in the Portal. A User is entitled to deactivate the option to accept the Cookie files in their browser at any time. This will not bring about any difficulties in using the Portal whatsoever.