1. Personal Information
If you request to receive company or product information, or request information about specific Services, or provide comments about Services, you will be asked to provide contact information so that we can complete your request. We use this Site Information to fulfil your request. We may also use this Site Information to send you additional information about our Services or Projects on the Site that you may be interested in.
Some of the Services require that you become a registered user and create a user account. This will require that you provide certain personally identifiable information, that may include (but not be limited to) your (and if you are registering as a Host Organisation) your company’s name, e-mail address, as well as telephone and address information.
You allow us to use this personally identifiable Site Information to register you to use the Services, register for Host Organisations, and otherwise provide you with the Services; verify your authority to enter the Site and access the Projects and Services; notify you of updates; improve the content and general administration of the Site and the Services.
You also consent to our providing this personally identifiable information to a Host Organisation as part of the Projects Information when you register for a Project. Host Organisations will use this Project Information to provide the Project to you. Host Organisations may have other users for Project Information. It is your responsibility when you register for a Project to confirm what uses the Host Organisation will make of your personally identifiable Project Information. The Upstart Academy does not control these uses by Host Organisations.
2. Other Information
The Upstart Academy may also automatically collect and analyse Site Information about your general usage of the Site, Services, and Projects. We might track your usage patterns to see what features of the Site, Services and Projects you commonly use, site traffic volume, the frequency of visits, type and time of transactions, type of browser, browser language, IP address and operating system, and statistical information about how you use the Services and Programs. We only collect, track and analyse such Site Information in an aggregate manner that does not personally identify you. This aggregate data may be used to assist us in operating the Site and the Services and provided to other third parties to enable them to better understand the operation of the Services, and improve their Project offerings, but such information will be in aggregate form only and it will not contain personally identifiable data.
Host Organisations may collect non-personally identifiable Project Information in connection with your participation in Projects. This Project Information may include, but not be limited to, your interaction with the Host Organisation and other Users, comments you leave on Project forums, feedback or deliverables you submit to satisfy Project requirements, and so forth. As noted above, it is your responsibility to review the Host Organisation policy in connection with all Project Information and decide whether or not you want to provide such Project Information.
3. Disclosure of Information
4. Data Retention
We retain Site Information and the personal data we process on behalf of Users for as long as needed to provide the Services. We will retain and use this personal Site Information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements with Users, and/or the period required by laws in applicable jurisdictions. Please see the sections above for how Project Information may be used.
5. Updating, Correcting or Deleting Your Information
If you believe that the Upstart Academy has incorrect Site Information or Course Information that was provided as part of the Services, you may use the Services to correct, amend, or delete that information. You may also contact us by e-mailing our customer support at www.upstartacademy.co/contact. We can only alter Project Information that was initially provided to us; you need to contact the Host Organisations for other purposes.
From time to time, we may send you emails about Projects or new or modified Services that we believe might interest you. If you wish to opt-out of receiving these materials, you may follow the unsubscribe procedure provided in the email.
The security of your personal information is important to us. employs procedural and technological measures to protect your personally identifiable information. These measures are reasonably designed to help protect your personally identifiable information from loss, unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. We may use software, secure socket layer technology (SSL) encryption, password protection, firewalls, internal restrictions and other security measures to help prevent unauthorised access to your personally identifiable information. However, The Upstart Academy cannot guarantee that unauthorised third parties will never be able to defeat these measures or use your personally identifiable information for improper purposes. Therefore, you should be aware that when you voluntarily display or distribute personally identifiable information, that information could be collected and used by others. The Upstart Academy is not responsible for the unauthorised use by third parties of information you post or otherwise make available publicly.
7. Links to Other Websites
The Site, Services and in particular the Projects, may provide links to third party web sites or resources not associated with us and over which we do not have control (“External Web Sites”). Such links do not constitute an endorsement by the Upstart Academy of the External Web Sites, the content displayed therein, or the persons or entities associated therewith. You acknowledge that the Upstart Academy is only providing these links as a convenience, and cannot be responsible for the content of such External Web Sites.
8. Material Changes
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