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We and third-party providers collect several types of information from and about users of the AF&PA website. Information may include:
- Your IP address;
- Your device functionality (browser, operating system, hardware, network);
- The URL that referred you to us;
- The areas within our website you visit and your activities there;
- Your device location, time stamp and possibly user demographic data.
In addition, we may collect Personal Information that you voluntarily provide to us when you submit an event registration, request or inquiry or otherwise correspond with us, or link your social media account (e.g., Facebook) to our website. We may also collect your aggregate web server traffic information such as the number of visitors to our website, length of stay and sources of traffic in order to improve our website and our service to you, along with other usage data detailed below.
How We Use Personal Information?
We use the information obtained to monitor website traffic from outside our office and track what visitors like and dislike about the website. Generally, we use the information we collect about you to:
- Provide you with information or services you have requested (for instance, electronic newsletters)
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- For internal business purposes
- For the purposes disclosed at the time you provide your information
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