Research And Privacy Policies

Research Policy

DT Associates Research And Consulting Services Ltd., trading as DT Associates, is an independent research and consulting company that collects data, writes up research, and publishes reports for leaders in the digital and commercial teams of companies in the life science industry. Our research policy sets out some or all of our ways we execute market research in order to achieve research integrity. Research integrity is one of our core values. We maintain and protect integrity through:

– Ensuring that participation in a research activity is based on voluntary informed consent

– Making the subject and purpose of data collection clear to each participant

– Making clear how data is used to each participant

– Acknowledging the privacy of all participants. See our privacy policy for more information

– Respecting the confidentiality of data

– Ensuring that all data is held and transferred securely throughout the entire research process

– Applying structured research methodologies to ensure data quality

– Informing readers of reports about the data collection and analysis methodologies to support their assessment of the validity of the sample and any conclusions made

– Including sufficient information in data presentations to allow for accurate and reasonable interpretation of the data

DT Consulting publishes fair and accurate research based on carefully collected and selected data. On many occasions we publish opinions about technologies and companies, which we clearly and visually distinguish from facts. In the event of factual mistakes, DT Associates has put in place easy ways to open up hearing. Based on any hearing we can and will correct errors promptly.

CREATED: DECEMBER 2013. LAST UPDATED: MAY 14, 2014

Company no: 8625150 

Privacy Policy

General

DT Consulting Research and Consulting Services Ltd. (“DT Associates”, “us” or “we”), takes your privacy very seriously. This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) sets out how we collect and use the personal information that you provide online while on our website, as well as when you participate in any Research, Event, or Program run by DT Associates. By submitting personally-identifiable information, you consent to DT Associates’ use of such personally-identifiable information as described herein.

Information Collection And Use

DT Associates may collect certain personally-identifiable information when someone:

– Takes part of a research study

– Contacts us to obtain more information about our company, products and services

– Uses www.dt-associates.com

When you register on our site to purchase a product, or to register for an event or participate with a program, we ask you for personal information. We use this information to provide you with the best advice and highest-quality service as well as with offers that we think are relevant to you. We may also use this information to contact you regarding a Web site problem or other customer service-related issues.

Orders and registrations

When you place an order or register to obtain one of our products, we may request additional information such as credit card number and expiration date. This information is used for confirmation and billing purposes and is executed by a third-party processing company. The contact information you provide is used to service the order. Also, when you register for an event, we may request additional information about your hotel, meal and other travel preferences. This information is used only for the specific event.

DT Associates uses third-party service providers such as credit card processing companies, shipping companies, mailing houses and event coordinators together with other service providers as required to satisfy client requests.

Research

If you participate in one of our surveys, all of our research results are reported as totals or in aggregated form, and no information about you as an individual respondent is made public. Please see our Research Policy for more information.

General Enquiries

When you send us a general enquiry, we may ask you personally-identifiable information in the form of name, email, job title and company name. This information is used to better address your enquiry. We may keep any of your personally-identifiable information on file for relevant promotional messages or for invitations to a research project.

DT Associates does not market to children and does not knowingly collect personally-identifiable information from children on our Sites or through our Research, Events or any other Program.

We may use cookies or other technology to obtain certain types of information when you use our Site. “Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Our Site may use cookies and other technology to store pertinent user information during a session to speed navigation and keep track of items and to collect anonymous traffic data that we may use to enhance our Site and for marketing and promotional purposes. The “help” portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive new cookies, and how to disable cookies altogether.

Information Collected by Third Parties. Third parties, such as vendors, advertising entities, and business partners, may use cookies and other technologies (such as Web beacons) to collect information about your online activities. The purposes for collecting this information includes: to measure usage of our Sites; to analyze, modify, and personalize advertising content on our Sites; and to provide ads about goods and services we hope will be of interest to you. We do not have access to or control over cookies or other features these third parties may use, and the information practices of these third parties are not covered by this Privacy Policy. Some of these third parties may be third-party network advertisers that offer you the option of not having this information collected.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

DT Associates does not sell, share or rent personally-identifiable information about you collected on our Sites outside DT Associates, the company. For Research purposes we occasionally offer our research participants reward vouchers from merchants such as Amazon, which requires us to submit your email address in order to send the voucher to you directly.

Unsubscribe

You can unsubscribe from mailing lists or any registrations on the Site. To do so, please either follow instructions on the page of the Site on which you have provided such information, subscribed or registered or contact us using the contact details provided at the bottom of this Privacy Policy.

You can opt out from our research invitations by following the Unsubscribe option presented at the bottom of the email that contains the research invitation.

Links to Other Sites

Our Site may contain links to other Web sites. Please be aware that DT Associates is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our sites and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally-identifiable information.

Policy Changes

Changes to this Policy may be posted from time to time. We reserve the right to make changes to this Policy from time to time. We will alert you to any such changes by updating this Policy. All versions will reflect a posting date.

Consent

Please make sure you read this Policy before you submit any personal information. By using this Site, or by participating with any research, event or program, you consent to the collection and use of your personally-identifiable information as outlined in this Policy. If you do not agree with the content of this Policy, you should refrain from using our website and/or participating with any Research, Event or other Program run by DT Associates.

Contact

You can always contact DT Consulting at +44 207 1939 014 or enquiry@dt-associates.com should you have any questions or concerns.

CREATED: DECEMBER 2013. LAST UPDATED: MAY 22, 2018

Company no: 8625150