Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”)/ IMC

Thanks for choosing IMC. The https://icmci2024armenia.org/ website, content and services (together, or individually, the “Service”) may collect some Personal Data from its Users. All those subject to this Privacy Policy are referred to as “Users” for purposes of this Privacy Policy.

Owner and Data Controller

IMC ARMENIA (“we”, “us”, “our” or “IMC”), Yerevan, Republic of Armenia

Types of Data collected

Among the types of Personal Data that the Service collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: Cookies, Usage Data, unique device identifiers for advertising (Google Advertiser ID or IDFA, for example), first name, last name, company name, phone number, email address, location permission, Device & app history permission.

Location Information: The enabled location services are not obligated. The service can be used without switched on location.

Depending on the User’s specific device, this Service may request certain permissions that allow it to access the User’s device Data as described below.

By default, these permissions must be granted by the User before the respective information can be accessed. Once the permission has been given, it can be revoked by the User at any time. In order to revoke these permissions, Users may refer to the device settings or contact the IMC for support at the contact details provided in the present document.
The exact procedure for controlling permissions may be dependent on the User’s device and software.

Please note that the revoking of such permissions might impact the proper functioning of Service.

Device Information: We may collect information about Users computer or mobile device, including, for example, the hardware model, operating system and version, preferred language, and mobile network information.

Usage Information: In order to improve Service platform, we automatically receive information about User’s interactions, the actions within application.

User Feedback and Reporting an issue: User feedback and Reporting an issue systems are implemented to give opportunity to rate and improve the services. Therefore, in order to have this feedback and report we collect the data and analyze it correspondingly. We may collect information that you submit when you contact IMC customer support, provide ratings or compliments for other Users, or otherwise contact IMC.

Information from Cookies and Similar Technologies. We collect information through the use of “cookies” and similar technologies to understand how User navigate through the Service and to learn what content is popular, and to save User’s preferences for more comfortable use.

This Privacy Policy also applies to those who provide information to IMC in connection with an application to use our services, or whose information IMC otherwise receives in connection with its services.

Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or, in case of Usage Data, collected automatically when using Service.
Unless specified otherwise, all Data requested by Service is mandatory and failure to provide this Data may make it impossible for Service to provide its services. In cases where Service specifically states that some Data is not mandatory, Users are free not to communicate this Data.

Users who are uncertain about which Personal Data is mandatory are welcome to contact the IMC.
Any use of Cookies – or of other tracking tools – by Service or by the owners of third-party services used by Service serves the purpose of providing the service required by the User, in addition to any other purposes described in the present document and in the Cookie Policy, if available.

Users are responsible for any third-party Personal Data obtained, published or shared through Service and confirm that they have the third party’s consent to provide the Data to the IMC.

Mode and place of processing the Data

Methods of processing

The IMC takes appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorized destruction of the Data.

The Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the IMC, in some cases, the Data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of Service (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third-party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, as Data Processors by the IMC.

We may share collected information with service providers who need access to such information to carry out work on our behalf, with third parties in order to receive additional information about you, with third party or organization who provide the services or promotions which can be interested for user.

Retention time

Personal Data shall be processed and stored for as long as required by the purpose they have been collected for.

Therefore:

Personal Data collected for the purposes of the IMC’s legitimate interests shall be retained as long as needed to fulfill such purposes. Users may find specific information regarding the legitimate interests pursued by the IMC within the relevant sections of this document or by contacting the IMC.

The IMC may be allowed to retain Personal Data for a longer period whenever the User has given consent to such processing, as long as such consent is not withdrawn. Furthermore, the IMC may be obliged to retain Personal Data for a longer period whenever required to do so for the performance of a legal obligation or upon order of an authority.

Once the retention period expires, Personal Data shall be deleted. Therefore, the right to access, the right to erasure, the right to rectification and the right to data portability cannot be enforced after expiration of the retention period.

The purposes of processing

The Data concerning the User is collected to allow the IMC to provide its services, as well as for the following purposes: Analytics, Contacting the User, Access to third-party accounts, Interaction with external social networks and platforms, Advertising, Content commenting, Displaying content from external platforms, Device permissions for Personal Data access, Handling activity data, Handling payments, Hosting and backend infrastructure, Infrastructure monitoring, Managing contacts and sending messages, Location-based interactions, Platform services and hosting, Registration and authentication, Remarketing and behavioral targeting, RSS feed management, Social features, SPAM protection and User database management.

Governing Law

This Privacy Poilicy shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Republic of Armenia, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Our failure to enforce any right or provision of this Privacy Poilicy will not be considered a waiver of those rights. If any provision of this Privacy Poilicy is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, the remaining provisions of this Privacy Poilicy will remain in effect. This Privacy Poilicy constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Service, and supersede and replace any prior agreements we might have had between us regarding the Service.

Changes

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace this Privacy Poilicy at any time.

By continuing to access or use our Service after any revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the new terms (Privacy Poilicy), you are no longer authorized to use the Service.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Poilicy, please contact us.