Privacy Policy

We are committed to ensuring user privacy. This privacy policy ("Policy") describes our practices regarding the collection, use, sharing and treatment of information that directly or indirectly identifies an individual ("personal data").

Personal data is collected when the user spontaneously provides his/her information in the channels intended for this purpose, which may occur due to commercial interest, participation in an event, access to content or application in a job opportunity.

When browsing our website we use resources that are not capable of identifying the user ("anonymised data"), unless the user, on his initiative, provides his personal data. These are resources that we use:

i. Cookies: are small files sent to the user's computer or mobile device, are text files downloaded on the device, when the user visits a website. We use cookies on our website to obtain information about the user's browser activities. These records are used for the purpose of improving the browsing experience and generating statistical information. The user can modify the configuration of cookies by adjusting the settings of the browser. The deactivation of cookies will affect the functionality of this and other sites that the user visits, this action may result in the deactivation of important features and functionality, so we do not recommend the deactivation of cookies.

ii. Log files: technology that automatically records information from the user's browser. Logs may include the following information: Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, query/exit pages and URLs, landing pages, pages viewed, among other information.

iii. Web beacons: technique used in web pages and e-mails to track online usage patterns. They can also be used to track which emails have been opened by recipients.

iv. Third-party tools: third-party analysis tools are used, as well as Google Analytics. These tools collect information sent by the user's browser. The tool also receives the information collected, which will be governed by its own privacy policy.

All information freely provided by the user, including the contact form, is treated with strict standards of confidentiality.

To protect the user's data, resources are used so that the traffic of the information occurs in a safe way, using an SSL (Secure Socket Layer) certificate encryption process.

By providing your data spontaneously, the user declares to know and accept the terms of this Policy.

The personal data collected is used exclusively in accordance with the specific purpose of the collection. They may meet one or more of the following purposes:

i. Commercial transactions.

ii. Disclosure of events and their information.

iii. Sending messages with newsletters, advertising campaigns and promotional actions. In this circumstance, the user may cancel the receipt of promotional e-mails (opt out), following the instructions contained in the communication received.

iv. Lead management.

v. Carry out targeted advertising.

vi. Statistical information.

vii. Selection process in job opportunities.

viii. Any other objective specified at the time of collection.

We will keep data and information stored in our systems for the period necessary or relevant to meet the objectives described in this Policy, or, where applicable, to comply with the law, or for the period necessary to maintain our legitimate interests.

In order to fulfill the objectives indicated in this Policy, it may be necessary to share data with third parties, located in the national territory and/or outside it, for the reasons:

i. Third party service providers: we may share your personal data with third party service providers that provide marketing, marketing services, recruitment, private security, data analysis, information technology and related infrastructure, email delivery, and other similar services.

ii. Commercial partner: User data may be shared during advertising campaigns, marketing promotional actions or events, when carried out in conjunction with co-organizing partners, individuals or companies, in which case the user will be informed at the time of collection. We are not responsible for the practices of our partners and we suggest that the user consult their privacy policies.

iii. Business operation: User data sharing may occur in the event of corporate operation such as a merger, sale of our assets or as part of the prior diligence for these operations.

By accepting this Policy the user is specifically authorizing us to handle and share his/her personal data in the cases listed above.

Our channels are not directed to users under the age of eighteen and we do not knowingly collect data from these individuals.

This Policy may be changed at any time and without prior notice.

This document is governed by and shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Federative Republic of Brazil. The District Court of Curitiba/ PR is hereby elected as competent to settle any controversies related to this Policy, with express waiver of any other, however privileged it may be.

For further information, clarifications or requests related to this Policy, please contact [email protected].

Last modified date: 01/09/2020