Last Updated 28 March 2018
1 - INTRODUCTION
2 - INFORMATION COLLECTED
2.1 If a User accesses the Website without giving Matchi any personal information, Matchi may still gather certain non-personal information, including information regarding the User’s activities on the Website.
2.2 If the User registers with the Website or uses it, Matchi will collect and use the User’s personal information. This information includes, but is not limited to, the User’s name and contact details, other details provided during the use of the site and details of the User’s visits to the Website.
By registering and/or submitting personal information to Matchi, you are also agreeing to the use of this information in accordance with this Privacy Statement. Your personal information is not used for other purposes, unless we obtain your permission, or unless otherwise required or permitted by law or professional standards. For example, if you register on our web site and provide information about your preferences we will use this information to personalize your user experience. Where you register or login using a third party single user sign-in we may also recognize you as the same user across any different devices you use and personalize your user experience.
3 - PURPOSE FOR WHICH PERSONAL INFORMATION IS USED
3.1 The purposes for which Matchi uses personal information includes, but is not limited to:
3.1.1 to facilitate the submission of solution descriptions on the Website;
3.1.2 to publish solution descriptions on the Website;
3.1.3 to match-up solution descriptions and tech solution providers with sponsors and buyers;
3.1.4 to communicate with the User for Matchi’s internal purposes; and
3.1.5 in order for Matchi to conduct research.
4 - RELEASE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
4.1 Matchi may release the User’s personal information or disclose it to third parties in certain circumstances, including, but not limited to the follow:
4.1.1 if Matchi is required to do so by law or a court order;
4.1.2 in order for Matchi to enforce its rights;
4.1.3 in order for Matchi to fulfil its functions in terms of the purposes of the Website.
5 - MARKETING AND PROMOTIONAL MATERIAL
5.1 Matchi may from time to time send marketing and promotional material to the User. By registering on the Website, the User consents to Matchi sending such material to the User.
5.2 The User may unsubscribe from receiving further marketing and promotional material. If the User wishes to do so, the User can follow the “unsubscribe” link in the material or send an email to Matchi.
6 - TRANSFER OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Personal information collected by Matchi may be transferred to persons in other countries. Matchi will take reasonable steps to ensure that such persons have appropriate privacy measures in place.
7 - COOKIES
7.2 Users may disable or decline cookies. However, if the User does so, the User might not be able to use the Website properly and certain aspects of the Website might not function.
8 - SOCIAL MEDIA WIDGETS AND APPLICATIONS
Our website may include functionality to enable sharing via third party social media applications, such as the Facebook Like button and Twitter widget. These social media applications may collect and use information regarding your use of our web site. Any personal information that you provide via such social media applications may be collected and used by other members of that social media application and such interactions are governed by the privacy policies of the companies that provide the application. We do not have control over, or responsibility for, those companies or their use of your information.
In addition, Matchi web sites may host blogs, forums, and other applications or services (collectively "social media features"). The purpose of social media features is to facilitate the sharing of knowledge and content. Any personal information that you provide on any of our social media features may be shared with other users of that social media feature (unless otherwise stated at the point of collection), over whom we may have limited or no control.
9 - POLICY QUESTIONS AND ENFORCEMENT
Matchi is committed to protecting the online privacy of your personal information. If you have questions or comments about our administration of your personally identifiable information, please contact us at . You may also use this address to communicate any concerns you may have regarding compliance with our Privacy Statement.