1. General Information
Our Data Protection Policy applies to any processing of personal data with regard to the PLS-SEM Academy, which we call School in the following, in particular the visit of the website https://www.pls-sem-academy.com/. Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person, such as a name, the date of birth, an e-mail address or an IP-address. Processing means any operation or set of operations which is performed on personal data or on sets of personal data such as collection, recording, storage or any other use.
2. Data Processor
The party responsible for processing data (controller) on this website is:
represented by the managing partners Prof. Dr. Christian M. Ringle and Mr. Sven Wende
P.O. Box 1123
Tel.: +49 176 52074990
Internet address: www.smartpls.com
For any data protection issues please contact us under above contact mentioning the reference “data protection”.
3. Collection, processing, use and storage of personal data
Further, Teachable is compliant with the European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). There details of Teachable’s EU GDPR compliance are explained on this webpage: https://support.teachable.com/hc/en-us/articles/360000954272
4. Personal identification information
We may collect personal identification information from Students in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Students enroll in the School or a Course within the School, subscribe to a newsletter, and in connection with other activities, services, features, or resources we make available in our School. Students may visit the School anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Students only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Students can refuse to supply personal identification information but doing so may prevent them from engaging in certain School related activities.
5. How we use collected information
The School may collect and use Students’ personal identification information for the following purposes:
- To improve customer service
Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
- To personalize user experience
We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Students as a group use the services and resources provided in our School.
- To send periodic emails
We may use Student email addresses to send Students information and updates pertaining to their order. Student email addresses may also be used to respond to Student inquiries, questions, or other requests.
6. Sharing your personal information
We do not sell, trade, or rent Student personal identification information to others.
7. Third party websites
Student may find advertising or other content in our School that link to the websites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these websites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our School. In addition, these websites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These websites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Student, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.
9. Your acceptance of these terms