Trilliott collects information in two ways: (1) directly (for example, when you provide information to sign up for a newsletter or register to comment on a forum site); and (2) indirectly (for example, through Trilliott Services technology).
We may collect and process the following:
Information that you provide by completing forms on Trilliott Services. This may include, but is not limited to, registering to use Trilliott Services, subscribing to services, newsletters, and alerts, registering for an event, or requesting further information. Pages that collect this type of information may provide information on why your data is needed and how it will be used. You may always choose whether you want to provide this information.
Information that is contributed and shared via online forums and/or communities.
Contact forms or other material you may complete to communicate with us, and which we may keep as a record of that correspondence.
Surveys that we use for research purposes, although participation would be voluntary.
Postings, comments or other content that you upload or post to Trilliott Services.
Information about your computer, including (where available) your IP address, operating system, and browser type, for site system administration to filter traffic, to look up user domains, and to report on statistics.
Details of your visits to Trilliott Services and resources you access (including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs, and other communication data).
Trilliott will use personal data to provide you with the information you request, and for other purposes which we would describe to you at the point where it is collected or which will be obvious to you. For example: to communicate with users, to customize and fulfill your requests for white papers, articles, newsletters or other content, for surveys or research questionnaires, to personalize your experience, and to contact you for marketing purposes when you have agreed to this activity and to improve Trilliott Services by analyzing how users navigate Trilliott Services.
Trilliott tracks and assesses your IP and browser information to determine what is most effective about Trilliott Services, to help identify ways to improve Trilliott Services, and to determine how we can tailor Trilliott Services to make them more effective.
Sensitive Personal Data
Some jurisdictions have restrictions on stored personal data such as social security number, home phone number, address, zip code and IP address. None of these pieces of personal data is required to use Trilliott Services, nor are any of them collected by Trilliott Services web, mobile, or desktop interfaces, or any automated routines. Trilliott does not collect or store any personal mobile data, such as personal camera or personal location data.
Processing in the European Economic Area (EEA)
For Users located in Trilliott European Data Region, all processing of Personal Data is performed in accordance with privacy rights and regulations following the EU Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 October 1995 (the Directive), and the implementations of the Directive in local legislation. From May 25th, 2018, the Directive and local legislation based on the Directive will be replaced by the Regulations (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of Personal Data and on the free movement of such data, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and Trilliott processing will take place in accordance with the GDPR.
Data Privacy Notice
The Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are now in force and give individuals in the UK and the European Union enhanced rights over the use of their data. Under the GDPR, we can only hold and process your personal data on one or more of the grounds authorized by the GDPR. In this notice, we advise you of the basis on which we hold and process your personal data and of your rights under the GDPR
Use of your personal data
When you sign up to (for) Trilliott Services, we will store your data in our database to enable us to provide those services and to improve those services by making them more relevant.
We will only send you information if you have given us your consent.
We do not share user data with third parties except as described in this notice.
We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our e-newsletter.
Your rights under the GDPR include the following:
The right at any time to withdraw your consent to the processing of your personal data.
The right to be informed of what personal data of yours we hold, how we obtained it and how long we intend to keep it (also known as a subject access request).
The right to have your personal data rectified in the event that it is inaccurate or incomplete.
The right to request the erasure of your personal data (also called the “right to be forgotten”).
The right to object at any time to the processing of your personal data, in particular where the processing is carried out for direct marketing purposes.
The right to restrict the processing of your personal data where your right to object to processing is disputed.
The right to data portability (i.e. transfer of your personal data to another organization) except where your data is processed based on legitimate interests.
Processing in the United States of America (US)
For Users located in Trilliott US Data Region, Trilliott processes data solely in data centers located in the US. Trilliott has adopted reasonable physical, technical and organizational safeguards which substantially mirror the EU safeguards against accidental, unauthorized or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, disclosure, access, use or processing of the User’s data in Trilliott’s possession. Trilliott will promptly notify the User in the event of any known unauthorized access to, or use of, the User’s data.
Processing in Canada
For Users in the Trilliott Canada Data Region, Trilliott has adopted reasonable physical, technical and organizational safeguards which substantially mirror the EU safeguards against accidental, unauthorized or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, disclosure, access, use or processing of the Users data in Trilliott’s possession. Trilliott will promptly notify the User in the event of any known unauthorized access to, or use of, the User’s data.
Processing in Germany
For Users in the Trilliott Germany Data Region, Trilliott has adopted reasonable physical, technical and organizational safeguards following the German laws on data privacy including DSAnpUG-EU and the BDSG laws with safeguards against accidental, unauthorized or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, disclosure, access, use or processing of the Users data in Trilliott’s possession. Trilliott will promptly notify the User in the event of any known unauthorized access to, or use of, the User’s data.
Processing in other regions
For Users in the Trilliott Asian Pacific Data Region, Trilliott has adopted reasonable physical, technical and organizational safeguards which substantially mirror the EU safeguards against accidental, unauthorized or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, disclosure, access, use or processing of the User's data in Trilliott’s possession. Trilliott will promptly notify the User in the event of any known unauthorized access to, or use of, the User’s data.
Trilliott may disclose personal information to third-party service providers performing services on our behalf, including hosting our websites, hosting online forums, or providing other technical support services. We may also use third-party service providers to automatically process data and deliver our marketing information to you. When you register for Trilliott Services we may share your personal information as it becomes necessary for one or more of the third parties to provide service and support to you. Such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information for any other purpose. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, personal information may be disclosed as necessary or appropriate to protect the security of Trilliott Services; to respond to legitimate requests by law enforcement officials or as otherwise required by law; or in connection with a merger or acquisition of the Trilliott business. In any of these situations, the recipient of the personal information may be located in the United States or another jurisdiction that may not provide a level of protection equivalent to the laws in your home jurisdiction. Except as stated, Trilliott does not rent, sell, or otherwise share personally identifiable information.
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a site. Cookies are then sent back to the originating site on each subsequent visit, or to another site that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at allaboutcookies.org. Cookies do a lot of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They can also help to ensure that the advertisements you see online are more relevant to you and your interests. By continuing to use Trilliott Services, you agree to the placement of cookies on your device. If you choose not to accept cookies, we cannot guarantee that your experience will be as fulfilling as it would otherwise be. If you want to remove existing cookies from your device you can do this using your browser options. If you want to block future cookies being placed on your device you can change your browser settings to do this. When you review your browser settings or options, you can identify the Trilliott cookies by the fact they include “Trilliott” in the name.
Respondents should be aware that in responding to surveys or survey invitations, they could be disclosing information that could make them personally identifiable to Trilliott Users. The security and privacy protection implemented on Trilliott’s platform does not cover this type of transfer or disclosure of personal information. Respondents responding to surveys or survey invitations should be aware that they alone are responsible for the content of their responses. For more detailed information concerning the protection of privacy when responding to surveys or survey invitations, Respondents may contact the entity conducting the survey. It is the User’s responsibility to ensure that the collection and processing of data are done in accordance with applicable law. Trilliott will not process Personal Data of Respondents for other purposes or by other means than instructed by its Users.
If you wish to inquire about your Personal Data that may have been collected in a survey, we recommend that you contact the entity that created or sent you the survey.
Trilliott takes appropriate steps to maintain the security of personal data collected from Trilliott Services. You should understand that the open nature of the Internet is such that information and personal data may flow over networks connecting you to our systems without security measures and may be accessed and used by people other than those for whom the data is intended. Trilliott Services may, from time to time, contain links to and from the sites of our business partners, affiliates, advertisers, and other third-parties. If you follow a link to any of these sites, please note that these sites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies or sites. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these sites. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, Trilliott uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Retention and deletion
Trilliott will not retain data longer than is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected or as required by applicable laws or regulations. When a users’ account is terminated or expired, all Personal Data collected through the platform will be deleted, as required by applicable law.
If you no longer wish to receive e-mail or postal notifications from Trilliott, please let us know by sending an e-mail to us at and specifying that you do not want to receive these notifications. Please provide us with your exact name and address as well as a description of the publication or mail piece you received.
Modifications to Policy