Your Privacy Matters

At Interlinkup, our fundamental philosophy is “members first.” That value powers all of the decisions we make, including how we gather and respect your personal information. We’ve crafted the policy below to be as clear and straightforward as possible. Our aim is for you—our members—to always feel informed and empowered with respect to your privacy on Interlinkup.

Introduction

Interlinkup’s mission is to link up the world’s professionals in areas of economy and culture and invite them to events ,to allow them to show their potential and be more productive and successful. Our Members(registered users) share their professional identities, engage with their network, exchange knowledge and professional insights, post and view relevant content,in order to find business and career opportunities and receive the invitation for the events ,seminars and summits.
We believe that our services allow our Members to effectively be more connected to another members across the world to be more successful in area of economy and culture.
Maintaining your trust is our top priority , so we adhere to the following principles to protect your privacy:
  • We protect your personal information and will only provide it to third parties:
    1. with your consent.
    2. where it is necessary to carry out your instructions;
    3. as reasonably necessary in order to provide our features and functionality to you.
    4. when we reasonably believe it is required by law, subpoena or other legal process.
This Privacy Policy applies to interlinkup.com .We may modify this Privacy Policy from time to time, and if we make material changes to it, we will provide notice through our Service, or by other means so that you may review the changes before you continue to use our Services. If you object to any changes, you may close your account. Continuing to use our Services after we publish or communicate a notice about any changes to this Privacy Policy means that you are consenting to the changes.
By registering to use the Interlinkup Websites, you consent to the practices described in the following Privacy Policy.

1.What kinds of information do we collect?

1.1.Registration
To create an account on Interlinkup, you must provide us with at least your name, email address , and a password and agree to our User Agreement and this Privacy Policy, which governs how we treat your information. You may provide additional information during the registration flow (for example, your postal code, job title, and company) to help you build your profile and to provide you more customized services (for example: language-specific profile pages, updates, content and career opportunities). You understand that, by creating an account, we and others will be able to identify you by your Interlinkup profile. We may also ask for your credit card details if you purchase certain additional services.
1.2.Profile Information.
After successful registration with Interlinkup, the User may provide additional information about himself/herself (e.g., international experience, professional background, interests). Providing additional information beyond what is required at registration is entirely optional and on a voluntarily basis, but enables the User to better use the Services. Additionally, the User can upload, publish, send, or display comments, photos, profiles, messages, notes, text, information, music, and other content (“User Content”) on or through the Interlinkup Service or the Interlinkup Websites, or transmit to or share with other Users or third parties accessing the Interlinkup Websites. The User may also form relationships with other Users, perform searches and queries, and form groups. Interlinkup collects all the aforementioned information so that Interlinkup can provide the User with the -Services and offer personalised features. In most cases, Interlinkup retains the information so that, for instance, the User can return to view prior messages he/she has sent. When the User updates information.
1.3.Information about the User’s Contacts
If the User chooses to invite other people to Interlinkup to join his/her network, the names and email addresses of the invitees need to be entered on the Interlinkup Website. The names and email addresses of people that are invited will be used by Interlinkup only to send the User’s invitation email (including an optional personal message) and corresponding reminders. Interlinkup stores this information to send the invitation email, to register a contact connection if the User’s invitation is accepted, and to track the success of Interlinkup’ referral program.
The User may also choose to manually enter or upload data about his/her contacts into the private section of the Interlinkup Website. All information that the User enters or uploads about his/her contacts will be covered by the same terms of this Privacy Policy as those covering his/her own personally identifiable information.

2.Sharing Information With Third Parties

2.1.Information Sharing with Third Parties
We offer a “public profile” feature that allows you as a Member to publish portions of your professional profile to the public Internet. This public profile will be indexed and displayed through public search engines when someone searches for your name. You may choose the parts of your profile that search engines index or completely opt out of this feature in your Interlinkup account settings, or limit the publicly visible information in your SlideShare profile. However, third-party search engines may not automatically update their caches, which may contain old public profile information. Unless you delete them, your profiles on Interlinkup.com are always viewable on the respective Services.
The visibility of your professional profile to other Members depends on your degree of connection with the viewing Member, the subscriptions they may have, their usage of the Services, access channels and search types (e.g. by name or by keyword). For example, first degree connections can see your full profile and contact information. Others have more limited access, as detailed in our Help Center. Please note that recruiters and other such professional subscribers can see your full profile even if you did not approve their InMail.
We do not rent or sell personal information that you have not posted on our Services, except as described in this Privacy Policy. We will not disclose personal information that is not published to your profile or generated through engagement with our other services, such as Groups and Company Pages, except to carry out your instructions (for example, to process payment information) or unless we have your separate consent, unless we have a good faith belief that disclosure is permitted by law or is reasonably necessary to: (1) comply with a legal requirement or process, including, but not limited to, civil and criminal subpoenas, court orders or other compulsory disclosures; (2) enforce this Privacy Policy or our User Agreement; (3) respond to claims of a violation of the rights of third parties; (4) respond to Member service inquiries; or (5) protect the rights, property, or safety of Interlinkup, our Services, our Members, Visitors, or the public.
We support middleware providers that offer archiving solutions to firms subject to legal and regulatory archiving requirements, which, with your permission, facilitate the archiving of your communications and other activity by a third party for compliance purposes. Content distributed through our sharing features and third-party integrations may result in displaying some of your personal information outside of our Services. For example, when you post content to a Group that is open for public discussion, your content, including your name as the contributor, may be displayed in search engine results.
Also,we allow third parties to look-up profile information (subject to your privacy settings) using your email address or first and last name information through its profile Third parties (for example, your email provider) may give you the option to upload certain information in your contacts stored with us onto their own service. If you choose to share your contacts in this way, you will be granting your third party provider the right to store, access, disclose and use your these contacts in the ways described in such third party's terms and privacy policy.
2.2.Search
You can search for Members, employment opportunities, information about companies, and community content from Groups on our Services. For example, you can find Members with particular expertise or experience, or Members that you may know from your industry or profession. You can also find employment opportunities and information about companies. You can also find content from Groups. We use personal information from our Services, including Member profiles, Groups content, and Company Pages, to inform and refine our search service.
2.3.Groups
If you participate in Groups, share content on your network , or import other content, you should be aware that any information you choose to disclose using these services can be read, collected, and used by other Members in these forums, developers, and other third parties, including advertisers. We are not responsible for the information you choose to submit in these forums. Your Groups contributions are typically searchable on our Services and some content in Groups may be public and searchable on the Internet. You can remove your Groups posts at any time. However, others may have copied and used the information that you shared.

3.Your Choices & Obligations

Rights to Access, Correct, or Delete Your Information, and Closing Your Account
Access You have a right to (1) access, modify, correct, or delete your personal information controlled by Interlinkup regarding your profile, (2) change or remove your content,(3) close your account. You can request your personal information that is not viewable on your profile or readily accessible to you . We generally delete closed account information.
Please note: Information you have shared with others (for example, through Message, network updates, content sharing, or Groups) or that others have copied may also remain visible after you have closed your account or deleted the information from your own profile. Groups content associated with closed accounts will show an unknown user as the source. In addition, you may not be able to access, correct, or eliminate any information about you that other Members copied or exported out of our Services, because this information may not be in our control. Your public profile may be displayed in search engine results until the search engine refreshes its cache.

4.Miscellaneous

4.1.Under Age
persons must be of Minimum Age(18) to use Interlinkup.
4.2.Links
Interlinkup may contain links to other websites. Interlinkup is not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites. Interlinkup encourages the User to be aware when he/she leaves the Interlinkup Websites to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by Interlinkup.
4.3.Changes to this Privacy Policy
We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we make significant changes in the way we treat your personal information, or to the Privacy Policy, we will provide notice to you on the Services or by some other means, such as email. Please review the changes carefully. If you agree to the changes, simply continue to use our Services. If you object to any of the changes to our terms and you no longer wish to use our Services, you may close your account(s). Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Policy applies to all information that we have about you and your account. Using our Services after a notice of changes has been communicated to you or published on our Services shall constitute consent to the changed terms or practices.

User’s Consent

The User acknowledges the principles set forth in this privacy policy and also consents to the processing of his/her personal data as described below. The User shall be entitled to revoke his/her consent at any time and with effect for the future. For such revocation please contact Interlinkup by using the contact form available on each Interlinkup Website under “Contact” .
- Our Privacy Policy applies to any Member or Visitor. We collect information when you use our Services to offer you a personalized and relevant experience, including growing your network and enabling business opportunities.
- When you create an account with us, we collect information (including your name, email address, and password).
- We collect information when you fill out a profile. A complete Interlinup profile that includes professional details – like your job title, education, and skills – helps you get found by other people for opportunities.
- We are constantly innovating to improve our Services, which means we may create new ways to collect information on the Services.
- You agree that information you provide on your profile can be seen by others and used by us as described in this Privacy Policy and our User Agreement.
- We communicate with you using Interlikup messaging, email, and other ways available to us. We may send you messages relating to the availability of the Services, security, or other service-related issues. You can change your email settings at any time.
- With certain communications you send on our Services, the recipient can see your name, and some network information.
- We share your information across our different Services, among companies in the Interlinkup family.
- Any information you put on your profile and any content you post on Interlinkup may be seen by others.
- We don’t provide any of your non-public information (like your email address) to third parties without your consent, unless required by law.
- Other people may find your Interlinkup profile information through search engines (you can choose which parts of your public profile are accessible to public search engines in your settings)
- Our Services help you search for other professionals, groups, professional content, and jobs.
- You are responsible for any information you post on our Services, and this content will be accessible to others.
- We offer a premium service to recruiters and others, which can be used to search for, organize, and communicate with potential candidates or offer business opportunities. In some cases we allow the export of public profile information. You can control how your information is exported by changing which parts of your public profile are accessible to search engines.
- You can change your Interlinkup information at any time by editing your profile, deleting content that you have posted, or by closing your account.
- You have to meet Interlinup’s minimum age requirements to create an account.
- We will notify you when we change this Privacy Policy.

How To Contact Us

If you have questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please contact us online at:
http://www.interlinkup.com/help/privacy