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TIMGlobal Media Privacy Policy

We thank you for visiting our web sites.

Our website visitors' privacy and trust are important to us. We provide this notice in order to make sure that your expectations and our practices are aligned, and that you are aware of your choices with regard to our use and disclosure of the information you provide to this site.

This Privacy Policy is applicable to any personal information which is supplied by you, as our website's user, to us through this website. We collect, process and use your information to identify you, remember your preferences, and to help you complete tasks such as downloading data sheets or white papers, and placing information requests without having to re-enter information when browsing from one page to another or when visiting the site later.


Our websites are specifically intended for use by professionals in the industry.
Anyone can visit our web sites without disclosing their personal data. However we require you to register in order to benefit from our free-of-charge services, including, but not limited to:

     - Subscription to our publication(s), either in print or digital
     - Subscription to our e-newsletters
     - Download of data sheets and white papers
     - Information request on products and solutions listed on our web sites
     - Registration to webinars

The data collected when you register may include all or some of the following: your first name, last name, title, job function, company address, email address, professional phone number, type of industry, company size, and other demographics. Personal data is therefore collected with your knowledge.
Some data are collected automatically, as sent by your computer, such as browser type, IP address or type of device used (laptop, smart phone, etc).


Our websites may set cookies on your computer. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your computer by our web server and helps recall your use of this website. Cookies are uniquely generated and assigned to you. The primary purposes of cookies used by this website are to provide convenience, save you time and provide an enhanced experience. For example, we may use cookies to automate login, enable personalization or facilitate your movement through this website and measure site usage.
Should you not want to use the benefits offered by cookies, you can simply delete them and deactivate this function in your browser. This will however prevent you from accessing some of our website's services as described earlier. If you do not disable the setting of Cookies, you consent to your information being collected and used as set out in this Privacy Policy.


The information collected will be used by TIMGlobal Media for analytical purposes in view of improving our web sites and for providing anonymous general usage statistics.

Your registration and profile data will also be used by TIMGlobal Media to send you the publications and/or newsletters you have subscribed to. It also may be used by us to send you subscription emails to publications and/or newsletters you may not be aware of, as well as invitations to participate in surveys or to attend an event.

In case you request further information on a supplier's content, or download their information, your data will be passed on to that particular supplier to allow them to provide you with the information requested. You will always be made aware of this process.

TIMGlobal Media may also email you third party information, from time to time, only if you have given your permission to do so through a double opt-in registration process.


At any time, you can update your data and permissions, as well your subscriptions through our website's registration and subscription page.

In addition, at the bottom of every email that we send out to you there is an unsubscribe link allowing you to unsubscribe from that particular newsletter or digital publication.
Alternatively, you can contact us by email at, mentioning clearly your first name, name, email address and company name as given in our registration process, as well the modifications requested.


We use reasonable precautions to keep user information disclosed to us secure. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place commercially reasonable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect.
However, due to the design of the Internet and other factors outside of our control, we cannot guarantee that communications between you and our servers will be free from unauthorized access by third parties.
As our website user you are responsible for all actions you take when you visit one of our websites. Therefore, we do not recommend that you disclose your username or password to any third parties. If you choose to share your username and password with third parties, you are responsible for all actions taken with your TIMGlobal Media account(s)


TIMGlobal Media's websites may contain content, services, advertising and other materials that link to websites operated by third parties. We have no control over those other sites, and this Privacy Policy does not apply to them. We encourage you to refer to the privacy policies, if any, of those third party websites.


A complaint may be registered by completing the form at
We will acknowledge your complaint within 5 working days and respond in full within 20 working days.


We reserve the right to modify or add to this Privacy Policy from time to time without notice. Such modifications and additions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by any means, including without limitation by email to the e-mail address of record in your user profile or by posting the revised Privacy Policy on this website.

All TIMGlobal Media websites are owned and operated by: TIMGlobal Media BV, 140 Rue de Stalle, 1180 Uccle (Brussels), Belgium. Tel: +32 2 318 6737- email:

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