Connexa Network AG (“Connexa” or “we”) is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Privacy Statement applies to the Connexa System (“Connexa” or “the System”) and governs data collection and usage by Connexa. By using the System, you agree to Connexa processing your personal data as set out below. If you do not agree to have your information used in any of the ways described in this Privacy Statement, you must discontinue use of the System. Connexa is a web and mobile platform for connecting online communities. In this respect, Connexa and it’s partners may exchange information, including your Personal Data (as defined below).
Latest update: 2 February 2017
User’s Personal Information
In accordance with Article 1, §1 of the Belgian Law of 8 December 1992 on protection of privacy in relation to processing of data of a personal nature (hereinafter the “Law”), we consider information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, first and last name date of birth, credit card information, home or other physical address, email address, phone number or other contact information to be “Personal Data”. You may be asked to provide Personal Data when you use the System. The Personal Data that we collect may include information such as: name, contact information (including telephone number and email address), web site usage preferences, and feedback regarding the System. In addition, when you use the System our servers keep an activity log unique to you that collects certain administrative and traffic information including: source IP address, time of access, date of access, web page(s) visited, language use, software crash reports and type of browser used which are essential for the provision of and the quality of the Connexa System. We do not collect Personal Data about you on the System without your knowledge. Connexa also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your city, country, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
Use of your Personal Data
Connexa collects the Personal Data that you submit for the purpose of providing you with information about Connexa, membership administration and management of the services that we offer, surveys and online polls, applications for events organized and advertised by Connexa, and for statistical purposes in order to improve our services.
By accepting this Privacy Statement, you consent that Connexa will collect and process your Personal Data as described above and further explained below.
Other users of the System will not be able to access your Personal Data without your consent. Personal Data collected on the Connexa System may be stored and processed in any country in which we or our affiliates, suppliers, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and may be transferred outside of your country. By accepting this Privacy Statement, you consent that Connexa may transfer your Personal Data to third countries which may not have been assessed as having adequate privacy laws.
Your data is however only processed within the Connexa network and will not be shared with third parties without your explicit consent, unless required by law. We take steps to ensure that our affiliates, agents, subsidiaries and suppliers comply with our standards of privacy regardless of their location.
Connexa does not sell, rent or lease its members’ lists to third parties. Connexa may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In such cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) will not be transferred to the concerned third party. In addition, Connexa may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide user support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your Personal Data except to provide these services to Connexa, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. In the case you do not wish to receive any email or postal mail from Connexa containing direct marketing messages, you can communicate this to Connexa using the contact section.
Connexa does not collect, process, use or disclose sensitive Personal Data, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent. If you choose to use the membership dues or donation modules of Campus Fribourg, Connexa may process your payment using an external third party electronic payment processors and/or financial institutions (“Electronic Service Provider”).
By accepting this Privacy Statement, you consent to Personal Data necessary for the processing of transactions being shared with Electronic Service Providers, including where necessary the transfer of information outside of your country. We take steps to ensure that our arrangements with Electronic Service Providers protect your privacy. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Connexa to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Connexa will disclose your Personal Data to third parties, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Connexa or the Connexa System; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Connexa; and, (c)act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Connexa, or the public.
You can access, change or complete the Personal Data that Connexa holds about you by following the update procedure included in the System. You may request the deletion of your Personal Data from the Connexa System, by contacting the system administrators at Connexa. Deletion of your Personal Data from the Connexa System will result in the deletion of your account. We may, however, still retain your Personal Data in our files to resolve disputes, to enforce our user agreement, and to comply with any and all technical and legal requirements and constraints related to the security, integrity and operation of the Connexa System. You are responsible for ensuring that any information you provide relates to you and is accurate, complete and remains up to date.
Whenever you voluntarily post Personal Data in public areas of the Connexa System, you should be aware that this information can be accessed by other users of the Connexa System and can in turn be used by others to send you unsolicited communications, advertisements or for other purposes. Users should exercise caution in deciding what information they disclose on the Connexa System. We do not control the actions of third parties in public areas of the System. As a result, if you disclose information in a public area, you do so at your own risk. Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose Personal Data through the Connexa System public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. We have provided functionalities within the system where any individual can mark information as private, in which case it is not disclosed to others. Connexa encourages you to review the privacy statements of third party websites you choose to link to from the Connexa System so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. We cannot ensure the protection of any information or images that you provide to a third-party online site that links to or from the Connexa System since these third-party online sites are owned and operated independently of us. Connexa is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Connexa System.
We understand the importance of information security and the techniques needed to secure information. Connexa will take reasonable steps to protect your Personal Data safe. We employ a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Data from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. We employ firewalls and store all of our files and information on secure terminals. The security of your Personal Data depends on your protection of your account password. Please do not disclose your account password to unauthorized people. Although we will use reasonable efforts to safeguard the privacy of your Personal Data, transmissions on the internet cannot be made absolutely secure. Accordingly, we assume no responsibility or liability for disclosure of any of your Personal Data due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third-party access or other causes beyond our reasonable control.
Updates to this Statement
Connexa is responsible for the lawful and secure processing of your Personal data (“Data Controller”). With regards to any questions regarding your Personal Data, you can contact Connexa from the contact section of the Connexa System. Connexa welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Connexa has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Connexa at the address above. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem. For further information, questions or remarks about copyright and data collection, please use our electronic contact form.