The American Energy Society is committed to protecting your privacy.
As a CANSPAM and GDPR compliant association, we believe there is merit in connecting our content with your work as an energy professional. If however you are not interested at this time, please feel free to “unsubscribe” by contacting our Membership Department. Additionally, you can also contact us to be taken off of our outreach list.
See also our Social Contract.
Collection of information (we won’t!)
The American Energy Society (AES) web site does not collect personally identifying data, such as names, addresses, email addresses, and the like, except when voluntarily submitted by web site visitors. Information collected from visitors of the AES web site is used to make our web site more useful by helping us learn about the number of visitors to our site, the areas they access and the types of technology our visitors use. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits. We may compile and report aggregate statistics about our web visitors — such as numbers, traffic patterns, and related site information — but these statistics include no personally identifying information.
Disclosure of Information (we don’t!)
The American Energy Society (AES) will not disclose or share any personal information you provide to AES with any other third party without your permission, except if requested to do so in accordance with a court order, subpoena, or similar legal order, and in the event such disclosure is necessary to protect the rights, property, and safety of AES, its audience, and other third parties.
AES will not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others without your permission.
User data, such as IP addresses and page requests are collected, but used only internally in summary format. We do not collect individual biographical information from users without their consent.
Security (our priority!)
The American Energy Society (AES) web site has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information under our control. Attempts to gain access to restricted portions of this web site or to this web site’s technical infrastructure, for whatever purpose, are logged and may prompt commencement of an investigation by AES staff, or local, federal (U.S.) or international law-enforcement agencies. Various provisions exist to monitor activities which could be deemed suspicious in terms of network or site security. In cases where such provisions are activated, you should have no expectation of privacy.
Third Party Processing
Membership signup, event reservations, event tickets, report purchases, and data requests made through the American Energy Society (AES) web site may be processed by third parties contracted by AES who handle all related ordering, processing, and delivery of the products. The third parties’ practices in connection with the ordering, processing, and delivery of products are subject to their own privacy policies.
The American Energy Society (AES) requires new audiences to opt-in to receive publication subscriptions from AES. If you choose, you may opt-out from further email communication from AES. Also, you may request to have your contact information updated or amended. AES provides its audience the following option for opting out of future communications: by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
As contact lists may be created several weeks in advance, please allow sufficient time for your request to be processed.
Changes to Our Policy
If you have any questions about this privacy statement or the practices of this website, you may contact:
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