CMAA respects the privacy of its members and other visitors to its website. To protect online privacy, CMAA has implemented the following policy.
What Information Does CMAA Collect?
Most data CMAA collects is used only to help better serve its members. It is CMAA’s general policy to collect and store only personal information that members and visitors knowingly provide. If CMAA’s privacy policies change, they will notify all users/members by email or a special announcement placed on the website.
From General Users. CMAA does not collect any personal information from users browsing its website. Only aggregate data — such as the number of hits per page — are collected. Aggregate data is only used for internal and marketing purposes and does not provide any personally identifying information.
From CMAA Members, Conference Registrants, and Other Customers. To gain access to members-only resources and personalization features on the website, members and other users are asked to register and provide some limited information. This information is submitted voluntarily. CMAA asks users to provide their name, member number (for members), organization name, business phone, and email. Similar information may be submitted to CMAA through membership applications, conference or seminar registration, publication orders, subscriptions, and contest registrations. CMAA only uses this information to enhance its products and distribution of those products to its members. This information is not sold.
CMAA makes member contact information available through the CMAA Membership Directory to other members using its website and to those who register for its conferences. These limited data include names, job titles, companies and your business address, but do not include phone numbers, FAX numbers, or email addresses. On occasion, CMAA may share your personal data with third parties in connection with services that these individuals or entities perform for or with CMAA. These third parties are restricted from using this data in any way other than to provide services for CMAA or for the collaboration in which they and CMAA are contractually engaged (for example, hosting an CMAA events or engaging in data processing on CMAA’s behalf). These third parties are carefully selected by CMAA and obligated to keep your data secure.
How Does CMAA Use Data Collected?
CMAA uses information voluntarily submitted by members and other customers in the following ways:
Member Services and Products. Generally, CMAA uses data collected to improve its own web content; to respond to visitors’ interests, needs and preferences; and to develop new products and services.
What Privacy Issues Arise With Links To Other Sites?
This website contains links to other websites. CMAA has no control over and is not responsible for the privacy policies or content of such sites.
What Means Of Redress Are Available?
If any user suspects CMAA has handled its personal information in a manner that does not comply with this privacy statement, please contact us by calling 703-356-2622.