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Privacy Policy

If you register at the GPSC website you may be asked for personal information such as your name, email address, organization etc.

The information you are asked to provide is used for technical and user administration of the site only and is not shared with third parties. We do not retain, share, store or use identification information for any secondary purposes.

The GPSC tracks and analyzes information about the usage of the GPSC website. None of this information can be used to identify individual site visitors. All data collected is owned and used by the GPSC only. The purpose of this data collection is so that the GPSC can better understand the preferences of its visitors and improve its site and services. This information is never connected with any personal information you supply to us if you register on our website.

When you register at the GPSC website a cookie, a small bit of code, is stored on your computer's hard drive that enables you to manage your subscriptions and online profile. By setting this cookie, the GPSC will remember you the next time you visit and won't have to bother you by asking questions you have already answered.

The practices outlined in this Privacy Policy are specific to web site. The sites of other organizations to which this web site provides links may have different practices and you are encouraged to review the policies of those web sites when visiting them.

The GPSC reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy from time to time. If there are any changes to this privacy policy, we will post them on our home page.

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