STC Publishing is committed to protecting the privacy of its customers and visitors to its websites, and views the protection of personal data as being of fundamental importance to the operation of its business. Personal information about customers and website visitors is held securely and is treated with the utmost care. STC Publishing complies with the requirements of the Personal Data Protection Act and other privacy legislation. The party responsible for data processing is STC Publishing. In accordance with the requirements of the Personal Data Protection Act, the supervisory authority - the Dutch Data Protection Authority in the Hague - is notified of all processing of personal data.
Processing personal data
Data is captured by STC Publishing in the course of providing our services. Your personal details are stored when you take out a subscription to a publication or a newsletter, when you attend a conference or training course, order a publication, use our (interactive) services or, if you have an internet customer account, register an interest in one of our services, or contact STC Publishing for some other reason. The personal information we hold includes information such as contact details, information about payments, invoices, ordered products, job details and/or where you have registered an interest in a product or service. STC Publishing uses this information to fulfil and process agreements with you, to provide other services, for its internal business processes, and to inform customers of (new) products and services provided by STC Publishing, by other companies in the group or by carefully selected third parties. If you do not wish to receive this information, you can unsubscribe at any time.
Your e-mail address
If you have specified your e-mail address (e.g. to subscribe to a newsletter), this may be used to inform you as a customer of other relevant products and services provided by STC Publishing that may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive this information, you can unsubscribe at any time. You may also have given your consent for relevant information about products, offers and campaigns from and by STC Publishing or other companies to be sent to your e-mail address from time to time. These companies are carefully selected by STC Publishing.
STC Publishing takes your preferences into account as much as possible in the provision of services and information. If you no longer want to receive information about (new) products and services (by post, e-mail, etc.), you can unsubscribe by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or in writing to STC Publishing (please find the address on the contact page).
Viewing and correcting your personal information
You are entitled to view the personal information STC Publishing holds on you at any time. If any information is incorrect, you can ask for it to be changed. To view or correct your personal details, please contact us at STC Publishing, email@example.com, with details of your request. Please contact us at the above address for any queries you may have about how STC Publishing handles your personal information.
Browsing history and IP address
General information on visits to STC Publishing websites is captured and stored without visitors being identified. The purpose of this is to improve the quality of the website and users' browsing experience. This information can also be used to put targeted information on the site. This allows STC Publishing to tailor its services to you. STC Publishing also uses your computer's IP address for this purpose. The IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you browse the internet. This information can also be used to see how the website is being used and for analysis and reporting purposes. In principle, IP addresses are not linked to information that would identify you, unless you have given your explicit permission for this.
STC Publishing and other websites
STC Publishing websites contain some links to other websites. STC Publishing cannot accept any liability for the handling of your information by these parties. For further information, please read the privacy statement (if available) of the website you are visiting.