Privacy Policy


Privacy Statement

Protecting and respecting your privacy

Exposition Chicago is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Your trust is one of our most important assets. This privacy policy explains how we may collect information from you via our website and how that information may be used subsequently.

By browsing and using our website you agree to this policy governing your use of the website. If you do not accept this policy, you must not use our website.

This policy applies only to this website and not to other websites to which we provide links. We also enter into agreements with commercial partners whose websites may be co-branded or framed by us and which you may visit directly through our website. These websites are not subject to our privacy policy. You are advised to read the privacy policy of such other websites.

We may change our privacy policy from time to time without notification and you should regularly review this policy when you visit our site.

Collection of information

In order to provide the services you want, and to allow you to experience a more personalised service when you revisit us, we need to know your interests. We find these out by asking you, by reading your comments and by looking at which are the most popular areas of our sites.

Collection of personal information

We will only collect personal information from you (such as name, address, telephone number, email address etc) which you have provided voluntarily to us either by completing registration or enquiry forms or sending emails to us. Please do not submit your personal data to us if you do not wish us to collect it.

Collection of other information

We may collect information about you automatically when you visit this site. The collection of information may involve the use of cookies and web beacons. A web beacon is a small graphic image placed on a web page that is designed to allow us to monitor visitors to our site. A cookie is small text file that is placed on your computer's hard drive by your web browser when you first visit our site.

The information collected by cookies and web beacons is not personally identifiable, it includes general information about your computer settings, your connection to the internet e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, your browsing patterns and timings of browsing on our website and your geographical location.

Use of your information

You agree that we may obtain, hold, correlate, merge and use your information (including personal information) for the purpose of providing you with our services and ancillary services and for our internal business purposes. These include (without limitation):

  1. Personalising your visits to the site and developing the design and style of the site to improve our services to you
  2. To inform you about the latest changes to our website, or products, services or promotional offers that you might find interesting
  3. Communication (and personalising such communication) with you from group companies and from other reputable and trustworthy third parties (if you have agreed to such)
  4. Informing you if you have been successful in any of the competitions or promotions
  5. Compiling customer reviews
  6. For market research purposes
  7. To prevent you from posting illegal, offensive or objectionable comments on our sites
  8. To enable third parties to carry out statistical analyses', technical, logistical or other functions on our behalf including determining behavioural preferences to manage online advertising
  9. For strategic development
  10. For any purpose required by law or regulation
  11. For accounting purposes

Sharing Information

We may disclose your information to any company within our group of companies by means of a centralized database to which all dmg world media companies have access or by means of a direct transfer of data from one office to another.

We may provide third parties, at our discretion, with certain aggregate statistical data about your use of our websites, which data may include demographic data such as age range and/or geographic location of groups of user. It will not include information that could personally identify you.

Monitoring emails

We may monitor and keep records of email communications which you send to us and other communications with you in accordance with this policy and our other business interests.

Safeguards and Security

No data transmission over the internet can be entirely secure, and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information and/or use of our sites. However we use our reasonable endeavours to protect the security of your personal information from unauthorised access or use.

Art Expositions LLC, 372 W. Ontario Suite 502, Chicago, IL 60654