Tech Month Chicago Privacy Policy

Tech Month Chicago Privacy Policy

In order for you to use our website, subscribe to our electronic newsletter and other electronic mailings, participate in our programs and promotions and participate in games or other contests that we may sponsor, we collect personal information that you submit to us and non-personal information that is collected pursuant to the “cookies” definition described herein. That information may include, but not be limited to, your first and last name, postal address, telephone number, email address, date of birth and interests. We do not collect any personal information that you do not provide.

In compliance with federal guidelines, we do not knowingly collect any personal information from Users under the age of 13. Users under the age of 13 may not submit personal information the Website.

We do not share your information or activity with ad networks or other entities We will not share, gift, sell, rent or trade your personal information (e.g., your email address or month and year of birth). However, we may display Contributed Content or make other commercial uses of Contributed Content as described in the Terms of Service found [here].

We safeguard your personal information by implementing reasonable security procedures to protect your privacy, but shall not be liable for any failure to safeguard such information, whether inadvertent or otherwise.

If you would like to unsubscribe from our electronic newsletter and other electronic mailings, you may do so by sending an email to with the subject line: “Unsubscribe”

If you would like us to delete all of your personal information (except for information that we keep for record-keeping purposes) and/or remove your name and address from promotional lists (including any personal information gathered by our service providers) and place your name on our “do not contact” list, you should contact our Privacy Administrator at or Tech Month Chicago LLC, 1908 S. Halsted Street #1F, Chicago, IL  60608. Please note that any email requests to update your personal information may take up to 30 days and any post-mail requests may take up to six weeks.

“Cookies”: To help us serve you better, we collect information that does not identify you personally, but rather identifies your computer or browser. Cookies are pieces of information placed in the settings of your web browser by a website server to identify your computer when you return to a website. Whenever a site welcomes you and tailors data to your specifications, it is reading a cookie left in your browser and identifying information that you may have registered during previous visits, such as your viewing preferences.

We may use cookies to keep track of your status as a participant in our promotions. Cookies also help us estimate and report the size of our viewing community and traffic. You can set your browser not to accept cookies, but if you do, you may not be able to take advantage of certain features enjoyed by other visitors to our website.

We may also use IP addresses to analyze trends, help us administer the website, track the movement of visitors and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Aggregated Demographic Information: We may share aggregated demographic information with third parties, but this information is not linked to any personal information that can identify you or another individual person. Therefore, no personal information is disclosed in this manner.

Disclosure for Legal Purposes: The law requires that we may be required to share your personal information and non-personal information (see “Cookies” section above for examples of non-personal information) pursuant to judicial or governmental subpoenas, warrants or orders. If we are required to do so, we will, of course, obey the law. In addition, notwithstanding any term to the contrary in this Privacy Policy, we reserve the right to use, disclose and share your personal and non-personal information in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of this site’s Terms of Service or as otherwise required by law.

By submitting information to us, you consent to its collection and use by us in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at

Last Updated [Aug. 18, 2017]