Global IP is a conference app designed around the mission to create a better networking experiences, going beyond the traditional methods by allowing users to invite, share and host social events around main conferences from meet ups at pubs to icebreakers enjoy building a better relationship.
When this policy mentions “we” or “us,” it refers to the controller of your information under this policy. You alone control and are responsible for the posting of your content and other content you submit through the Services, as provided in the Terms of Service and Global IP Rules.
Irrespective of which country you live in, you authorize us to transfer, store, and use your information in the United Kingdom, United States, Ireland, and any other country where we operate. In some of these countries, the privacy and data protection laws and rules regarding when government authorities may access data may vary from those in the country where you live.
We collect and use your information below to provide, understand, and improve our Services.
Basic Account Information: If you choose to create a Global IP account, you must provide us with some personal information, such as your name, username, password, email address, or phone number. On Global IP, your name and username are listed publicly, including on your profile page and in search results, and you can use either your real name or a pseudonym. We never, list your email address nor provide anyway for users to see it. You shall not create multiple Global IP accounts. Some of our product features, such as viewing public Global IP user profile, viewing events, sites and store, do not require you to create an account.
Contact Information: You may use your contact information, such as your email address or phone number, to customize your account or enable certain account features, for example, for login verification or Global IP via SMS. If you provide us with your phone number, you agree to receive text messages to that number from us. We may use your contact information to send you information about our Services, to market to you, to help prevent spam, fraud, or abuse, and to help others find your account, including through third-party services and client applications. You may use your settings for email and mobile notifications to control notifications you receive from Global IP. You may also unsubscribe from a notification by following the instructions contained within the notification or the instructions on our website. Your Discoverability privacy settings control whether others can find you on Global IP by your username or phone number.
Additional Information: You may choose to provide us with additional information to help improve and personalize your experience across our Services. If you email us, we may keep your message, email address and contact information to respond to your request. If you connect your account on our Services to your account on another service in order to cross-post between our Services and that service, the other service may send us your registration or profile information on that service and other information that you authorize. This information enables cross-posting, helps us improve the Services, and is deleted from our Services within a few weeks of your disconnecting from our Services your account on the other service.
Messages and Non-Public Communications: We provide certain features that allow you to communicate more privately. For example, you can use the Message Center to have private conversations with other Global IP users. When you privately communicate with others through our Services, such as by sending and receiving Messages, we will store and process your communications, and information related to them. Please note that if you interact with public Global IP content shared with you via Message, for instance by watching a listing shared Message, those interactions may be public. While features like Messages are intended to be private, please remember that recipients may copy, store, and re-share the contents of your communications.
Location Information: We may receive information about your location. For example, you may choose to publish your location in your Listings and on your Global IP profile. You may also tell us your location when you set your location on Global IP.com. We may also determine location by using other data from your device, such as precise location information from GPS, information about wireless networks or cell towers near your mobile device, or your IP address. We may use and store information about your location to provide features of our Services, such as Checking In with your location, and to improve and customize the Services, for example, with more relevant content like local listings, stories, ads, and suggestions for services.
Location Information: Commerce Services: You may provide your payment information, including your credit or debit card number, card expiration date, CVV code, and billing address (collectively, “Payment Information”), along with your shipping address, to complete a commerce transaction through our Services. To facilitate future purchases, we store your Payment Information (excluding CVV code) and shipping address, which you can remove from your account at any time using your account settings. We consider your Payment Information and shipping address private and do not make such information public. To facilitate order fulfillment, we collect and store information created by your purchases made through our Services (“Transaction Data”). Transaction Data may include the merchant’s name and the date, time, and amount of the transaction.