In the absence of any registration on IMD Websites, we only collect basic anonymized information about your computer and connection, including the type of Internet browser you use, time spent on IMD Websites, the pages visited and the IP address of your internet service provider (ISP).We will only use the information described above to monitor and improve our Websites, ensure that we provide you with the proper information, and for security purposes.
Data SecurityIMD takes every precaution to protect our users' information. When users submit personal information via IMD Websites, their information is protected both online and offline. For example, when our registration form asks users to enter personal information, the information is protected during transmission by an industry-standard high level of encryption - 128-bit SSL. You can examine our security certificate and learn more about this security from our security provider.
IMD Web Community MembershipMembership in the IMD Web Community is automatically provided for participants in IMD programs. In addition, some of our Websites also enable you to register at your sole discretion, so as to access certain content or use the services provided on the platform concerned, notably for brochure downloads and the IMD Global Leader Index platform. In registering on any IMD platform or Website, you become an IMD Web Community Member. If you choose to register or provide personal information, then depending upon the Website, you may do so either:
- Your title, first and last name, email address and, in some cases, company name so that we can allow you to access specific content as well as IMD Web Community members-only areas of the Website
- In some cases, a unique login and password to help keep your information secure, which you can use to update your information at any time in the future.
The registration process may also enable you to provide additional personal information at your sole and entire discretion.
The provision of such information:
Personal information provided through IMD Websites, notably through brochure downloads and the IMD Global Leader Index platform, and as part of the application process for an IMD program or service will be shared in the following ways:
We do not sell, rent, lease or otherwise make available to third parties any personal information except with your prior consent.
We reserve the right to disclose information to local, regional, national or international authorities when required to do so in connection with legal or regulatory proceedings.
Access to program material onlineYou may be eligible to access online program materials and services provided as part of an IMD program via your registration in an IMD program. In this case, you may be provided with the option of completing an online profile. The personal information you provide in this profile will be available to your fellow program members as well as IMD Faculty and staff associated with the program. We encourage you to complete this profile information to facilitate contact between program participants.
Information we collect through your correspondence with us
If you contact IMD by mail, email or any official IMD communication channel, or expressly share information with us in relation to inquiries you may have, we will keep a record of the information you provide us solely for the purpose of responding to your inquiry.
IMD is governed with respect to privacy in accordance with Swiss law, including provisions and remedies contained therein. You may wish to refer to this page from time to time since this document is subject to change.
IMD Privacy Committee