The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. is a private non-profit located in East Hartford, CT.  Our website is designed to provide our clients with informative resources about our programs, services, and upcoming events.  In general, you can visit our website without disclosing any personal information about yourself.

Personal Information is data that can be used to identify or contact a single individual.

Collection of Personal Information:

On the occasions when we may collect personal information typically it is actively requested and prompted by actions of the visitor.  For example, signing up to receive email alerts or completing a registration for one of our programs.  Information collected may include, but is not limited to:          

            - Name

            - Address

            - Birthdate

            - Email

            - Phone

            - Contact preferences

            - Company name

            - Program specific qualification data 

Use of Personal Information:

Personal information collected is used in accordance with the purpose disclosed.  For example, personal information collected for program or event registration purposes will be used to administer the program or event.    This may include using the information for contact and notification purposes. 

Additionally, CCAT may use the personal information to intermittently notify customers of recent successes or upcoming events and programs.  Recipients may opt out from receiving information or request their information be removed from CCAT databases at any time.

CCAT restricts access to personal information to CCAT employees, contractors and agents who need to know that information in order to process it on our behalf. These individuals are bound by confidentiality obligations and may be subject to discipline, including termination and criminal prosecution, if they fail to meet these obligations.

Collection of Non-Personal Information:

CCAT does collect web statistics by monitoring site usage and activity.  Examples of non-personal information collected include; IP addresses, referrers and time on site. No personal information is obtained. 

Use of Non-Personal Information:

CCAT does collect non-personal information of site visitors for sit administration purposes and analysis of usage trends. 

Disclosure to Third Parties

There are limited circumstances when CCAT may make personal information available to third parties.  In the event of planned dissemination, those whose information is to be included will have the option to remove themselves from the list.  This may include:

            - Attendance lists for conferences and events

            - Program participant lists

Otherwise, CCAT does not disclose any information about an individual to a third party except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our visitors or the public. 

Children

CCAT does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13.  If CCAT learns that personal information has been collected from a child under the age of 13 we will take immediately steps to securely dispose of the information.

Security

Information collected is securely stored in accordance with standard industry practices and CCAT’s internal policies.

Contact

Please contact CCAT at 860-291-8832 with any questions or concerns regarding this policy or CCAT’s collection of information.