The Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers is committed to safeguarding and protecting any information that you provide us when you use this website. This Privacy Statement describes the ways we collect information from and about you, and what we do with the information, so that you may decide whether or not to provide information to us. The Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from the 24th of March 2021.
The Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers has events at which alcohol is served. The event is intended for the enjoyment and exploration of the Whisky and Food experience. Our in-person events combine Whisky selections with 3-4 courses of food over a period of 3-4 hours. YOU are responsible for your conduct at these events. The trained staff and/or the members of Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers committee can assist you in arranging a taxi, rideshare or other service to get you home safely.
By purchasing your ticket(s) to the event, you hold harmless the Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers, and its volunteer committee members, against any and all claims arising out of the participation in, attendance of, or conveyance home from the event.
What we collect
We collect the following information:
We DO NOT collect:
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to communicate with the associates of The Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers, in particular for the following reasons:
The Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers will take reasonable precautions to protect personal information in its possession. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. The Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers will do its best to ensure the security of your information on our systems, but no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Therefore, the Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question. While the links provided may be of interest, the Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers does not endorse or certify any product or service listed there.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
You may at any time, contact the Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers Committee via the contact page of this website and request modification, correction of your personal information and/or request your personal information to be removed from our records.
You will have an opportunity to "unsubscribe" whenever we send an email to you.
If you DO NOT wish your picture to potentially be displayed on our website, please advise any one of the Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers committee members or email them at email@example.com. If you have an existing picture on the website and would like it removed, please contact any organizer of Academy of Single Malt Whisky Explorers events and we will make every reasonable effort to remove it as quickly as possible.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information or pictures, to third parties, unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.