1. SilkRoadEXPO is the sole owner of the information collected on the SilkRoadEXPO.com website and your privacy is very important to us. SilkRoadEXPO takes every precaution to protect our members’ information. When members submit sensitive information via SilkRoadEXPO.com, your information is protected both online and offline. We will not sell or share the information with any third parties in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. We will fully comply with all applicable data protection legislation from time to time in place. This Privacy Policy describes our policies and practices regarding collection and use of your personal information, and which rights you have regarding them.

    Categories of Personal Data

    The following categories of personal data are processed when using our services:

    • First name and last name
    • Email address
    • Phone number
    • Business name
    • Website URL
    • Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
    • Any personal data you post on our website
    • Data about how you use our website
    • Technical data such as your IP address, your login data, details about your browser, time zone settings and other technology on the devise you use to access our website
    • Your marketing and communication preferences
    • Any information that you directly provide to us whether through our contact form, over the phone, by email or otherwise
  2. Data Storage and Data Retention

    Your personal data is stored and processed for as long as it is necessary from the date of your registration, after that it will be deleted. Note that we might process your personal data for an extended period of time if it is necessary in order to comply with a legal obligation.

  3. How We Use Your Information

    We use your collected information to improve our marketing and promotional efforts and to customize our site’s content and services, as well as to facilitate proper operation of the SilkRoadEXPO.com website and business activities of its members. We may also use your collected information to service your account with SilkRoadEXPO, including but not limited to investigating problems, resolving disputes and enforcing agreements with us.

  4. Disclosure of Your information to Third Party

    We reserve the right to disclose your collected Information to relevant authorities where we have reason to believe that such disclosure is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against a member who may be infringing or threatening to infringe, or who may otherwise be causing interference with rights, interests or property of SilkRoadEXPO or its members, who could be harmed by such activities.

  5. Use of Cookies

    We may use “cookies” to store specific information about you and keep track of your preferences and profile information. It is not uncommon for websites to use cookies to enhance identification of their members and collect general usage and volume statistical information that does not include personal information.

  6. Third Party Cookies

    The use of cookies by our members, service providers or any other third parties is not covered by SilkRoadEXPO privacy policy. SilkRoadEXPO does not have access or control over those cookies. Some of the third parties, such as service providers, use session ID cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our Site.

  7. Data Breach

    We have taken strong measures to protect the security of your data and to ensure that your choices for its intended use are honored. We take strong precautions to protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.

    However, in the event of unforeseeable circumstances leading to data breach, you will be informed of such data breach within 72 hours of identifying the breach.

  8. Changes And Updates to The Privacy Policy

    As our services may change from time to time, this Privacy Policy is expected to change as well. We reserve the right to amend the Privacy Policy at any time, for any reason, without notice to you, other than the posting of the amended Privacy Policy on our website. We MAY e-mail periodic reminders of our notices and terms and conditions and will e-mail users of material changes hereto, but you should check our website frequently to see the current Privacy Policy that is in effect and any changes that may have been made to it.

  9. Links to other website

    SilkRoadEXPO.com contains links to the websites owned by our members and other third parties. Their privacy practices may differ from those of SilkRoadEXPO. If you submit personal information to any of their sites, your information is governed by their privacy policies. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy policy of the website you visit.

  10. Agreement

    By using the website, you accept the policies and restrictions set forth in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use the website. This Privacy Policy may be revised from time to time by updating this posting. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current Privacy Policy to which you are bound.

  11. Contact Details, Complaints and Questions

    If you have any questions regarding our Privacy Policy, you can contact us through our contact form or email us at support@silkroadexpo.com.