We are committed to privacy and support current industry standards to preserve individual privacy rights on the Internet
We take security of personal data very seriously and have taken extensive technical and operational precautions to protect personal data from unauthorised access and misuse. Our security procedures are monitored regularly and updated in line with technological progress.
This notice sets out how we use (and protect) your personal information for the purposes of marketing and communications – including data which we gather from the use of our website and attendance at events organised by us or on our behalf.
Star Computers Limited is a limited company registered in England and Wales. Our operating address is 4th Floor, Imperial House, 40-42 Queens Road, Brighton BN1 3XB UK.
We are the Data Controller for personal information relating to people who have:
We do not trade personal information for commercial purposes. We will only disclose personal information if:
We do not intend to transfer any personal information used or stored for marketing processes outside of the EU.
We may collect and process the following data about you:
Information you give us
You may give us information about you by filling in forms we provide or by corresponding with us by phone, email or otherwise. This may include your
By subscribing to our mailing lists you will be automatically subscribed to receive email updates. You can withdraw your consent or change your email marketing preferences at any time, by clicking ‘unsubscribe’ or ‘manage preferences’ on any of our emails.
If you unsubscribe from our emails or withdraw your consent for us to contact you we will store your information for a period of two years to ensure that you no longer receive emails from us.
Information we collect about you from our website
We use the information provided by cookies to determine the number of people visiting our site. It also helps us to understand better how people find and use our website. With this information we can continually improve our website and service.
Our cookies (operated by Google Analytics) store the following data:
If you already have Google Analytics cookies, they will be updated with the latest information about your visit to our website. We cannot access these cookies and are not the data controller for information held by Google Analytics.
Your consent is generally required for cookies to be placed on your computer and for the use and storage of personal information relating to you provided by the cookies. You may withdraw your consent at any time by updating your cookie settings. Where consent is not needed for cookies to be placed on your computer (for example, where a cookie is needed for the operation of our website or for the provision of a service to you), the use and storage of any personal information provided by the cookies will be based on legitimate interests. The legitimate interests we are pursuing are the operation of our website and promotion of our business.
Information from event attendance
When you attend one of our events, we will need your:
We will collect this information when you enrol to attend an event. Our use and storage of personal information is based on consent. We use personal information solely for the purposes of administering the event. We will only share personal information with organisations where it is necessary to administer the event (for example hotels). We archive event attendance information and other personal information within six months of the event.
If you are a speaker at one of our events we will promote your participation via platforms such as Twitter, LinkedIn and by marketing emails. External platforms may continue to store and use personal information after the event has ended.
Information from other sources
We may also work closely with third parties and we may receive information about you from any of these sources.
We use information held about you in the following ways:
Information you give to us will be used to:
Information we receive from other sources we may combine with information you have given to us and we have collected about you. We may use this information for the purposes set out above.
If we process your personal data, you have a number of rights. You may request a copy of the personal data we hold about you (and request that that data be provided in a portable format) and you may object to our processing of it (including by way of direct marketing) or ask us to rectify it, restrict the way in which we process it or erase it from our records.
Where we use or store personal information relating to you, you have the following rights:
Please be aware that these rights are not always absolute and there may be some situations in which you cannot exercise them or they are not relevant.
If you have any cause for concern about our handling of personal information, please contact us using the details below.
If we are unable to resolve your concerns about our handling of personal information, you have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office.
Please read this notice carefully and contact us if you have any queries by contacting us:
Data Protection Officer
Star Computers Limited
4th Floor, Imperial House
40-42 Queens Road
Brighton BN1 3XB
This privacy notice may change from time to time so we recommend that you review it periodically. This version of the privacy notice was last updated on 22nd May 2018.