Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our website? does not directly collect nor store any personal information; however, users of the site may elect to provide information to third-party service providers that makes use of for additional services; these third-party services currently include:  – this provider provides mailing list registration services, management and newsletter distribution, so that users of this site may opt to sign up / discontinue newsletter subscriptions; and, – this service provides registration services, so that users may register to attend events sponsored by – is a member of the Amazon Associates program, and certain resources are linked from this site to

Signing up for or otherwise using these optional services have terms of use and privacy policies that are not under the control of; if you elect to make use of these services, your use of those services are governed by their respective privacy policies and terms of services.

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When do we collect information?

Information is collected from you when you subscribe to a newsletter or register (via to attend an event.    Note that does not directly collect nor store any information you may provide, but may make use of that information in the following way:

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you  sign up for our newsletter, or register for events in the following ways:

  • To send periodic emails regarding events and resources we think you may find useful
  • To notify registered attendees of events of any pertinent information, such as cancellations, time changes, etc.

How do we protect your information? does not directly accept, nor store personal information on its website; all personal information is stored and protected by the service providers as detailed above.

Do we use “cookies”?

We do not use cookies for tracking purposes

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

Third-Party Disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.

Third-party links

We may include links to third-party services and resources on this website; be aware that these third-party sites will have their own privacy policies and terms of service.

California Online Privacy Protection Act

CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require commercial websites and online services to post a privacy policy. The law’s reach stretches well beyond California to require any person or company in the United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting Personally Identifiable Information from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy policy on its website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared. – See more at:

According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:

Users can visit our site anonymously.

Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it on our home page or as a minimum, on the first significant page after entering our website.

Our Privacy Policy link includes the word ‘Privacy’ and can easily be found on the page specified above.

You will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes:

  • On our Privacy Policy Page

Can change your personal information:

  • By logging in to your account with the associated service provider

How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?

Our website does not honor Do Not Track signals at this time.

Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?


COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)

When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.

We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.

Fair Information Practices

The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.

In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:

We will notify you via email

  • Within 7 business days after we’re notified by the appropriate service provider

We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.


The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.

We collect your email address in order to:

  • Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.

To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:

  • Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
  • Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
  • Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
  • Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
  • Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
  • Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at (need a support email address)

  • Follow the instructions at the bottom of each email and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below.

43454 Crossroads Drive, Ashburn, VA 20147

Last Edited on March 3rd, 2017