The Society for Photographic Education ("SPE") respects each individual's right to personal privacy.Â We will collect and use information through our website only in the ways disclosed in this statement. This statement applies solely to information collected at SPE's website.
SPE collects information through our website at several points and only when you specifically and knowingly provide such information voluntarily. We collect the following information about primary visitors: including, but not limited to, name, street address, telephone, facsimile or cell numbers, email address, gender, ethnicity, age, level of education, profession, job title and credit card information.
We may also collect names, street addresses, telephone, cell or facsimile numbers, and email addresses which our users provide about other people in connection with content suggestions and submissions, purchase of an item from SPE, either in person, by facsimile or other paper-based order, or when a resume or other employment-related information is submitted.
We collect this information through the following interactions, whether in person, by telephone, facsimile, letter, or on this website: when you register as a SPE member; during the SPE member registration renewal process; when you register for a conference; when you purchase an item; when you participate in SPE survey; when you submit content submissions and suggestions; and when you submit a resume or other employment-related information or data.
We collect the following general data that is not personally identifiable information automatically by standard operations of our Internet servers: these may include, but are not limited to, user IP addresses, browser types, domain names and other non-personal statistical data.
The SPE website does employ cookies. A cookie is a small text file that our web server places on a user's computer hard drive to be a unique identifier. If you do not want information collected from you through our website's cookies, consult your browser procedures for the function that allows you to deny or accept the cookie feature. Cookies enable SPE to track usage patterns and deliver customized content or advertising to its member-users. It also provides accessibility to certain features on our website. Our cookies do not have an expiration date. Our cookies collect non-personally identifiable information, including, but not limited to, IP addresses, domain names, browser types and other statistical data.
SPE welcomes links to this website but only in pre-defined areas of this website. You may establish a hypertext link to this website, provided that the link does not state or imply any sponsorship or endorsement of your site by SPE. You may not use on your site any trademarks, service marks or copyrighted materials appearing on the SPE website, including, without limitation, any logos or characters, without the express written consent of the owner of the mark or right. You may not frame or otherwise incorporate into another website any of the content or other materials on the SPE website without the prior written consent of SPE.
The SPE website offers galleries, forums, calendars and other public-related information and data. Please be advised that information posted in these venues becomes public knowledge.
SPE maintains the accuracy of its information through timely record keeping and frequent updates of its membership database. Users may access, update or delete their own personal information on this website through their membership account. Please be advised that due to frequent back-ups of informational and database system, elimination of all information may not be possible. To convey any inaccuracies of personal information or other website-related information and content, contact email@example.com.
We are committed to protecting the privacy and rights of children online. Our website is not designed or directed to children under the age of 13. We have made it our policy to not collect any individually identifiable information from users whom we know are under the age of 13. The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA") imposes certain requirements upon websites and online services. To learn more about COPPA, visit the Federal Trade Commission COPPA website.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding this website, please contact SPE by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (216) 622-2733.
Society for Photographic Education
2530 Superior Avenue E, #407
Cleveland, OH 44114
Telephone: (216) 622-2733
Fax: (216) 622-2712
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