Privacy Policy

Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference respects the privacy of its attendees and website visitors and adheres to best practices, applicable U.S. federal laws, and acknowledges the European Union General Data Protection Regulation implementation.

The Fair Trade Campaigns website collects data to better serve members and other users of our website(s). Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference provides commercially reasonable security measures in order to protect against unauthorized access that leads to alteration, possible disclosure, and/or data destruction. No data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed 100 percent secure. Accordingly, Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference cannot and will not guarantee the security of any information on the site.

Information Collected by the Conference

The Conference captures individual information, including contact information and demographics for the purpose of event attendance, subscriptions, and other services. Individual information may be disclosed if required by law or if there is a good-faith belief in conforming to legal requirements, protecting property rights, or protecting personal safety.  Non-personal data may be collected when you interact with the website, such as browsing history. The Conference website uses cookies, tags, beacons, and other tools. If the user selects to opt-in, information submitted online may be used for other marketing purposes, such as email and mail notifications of upcoming events that may match the interests provided. This information is submitted voluntarily.

Points of Consent

The Conference requests opt-out consent for the following:

  • Newsletters
  • Marketing Emails
  • Marketing Mailings
  • Event Registration Lists

Disclosures to Third Parties

Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference does not sell or rent your personal information to anyone except when:

  • We have your opt-in consent to share the information;
  • We need to share your information to provide the product or service you requested; or
  • We need to send the information to companies working on behalf of WEF to provide a product or service.

Credit Card Account Information

The Conference website does not capture credit card account information online from purchases. Credit card payments are processed directly through a certified processor.

IP Addresses and Cookies

The website uses IP addresses for analytical purposes. The IP addresses are used to identify geo-location. This information is used for marketing research by the conference and online advertisers. Users can opt out of geo-location identification on their browser settings.

Cookies are used to track site login information, order information and other personalization.

The website also uses cookies to track anonymous data for the purposes of traffic analysis and advertising. Third party vendors, such as Google, display WEF advertising on their sites by using cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to Users may opt out of Google’s use of cookies at any time by visiting the Google Advertising Opt-out page.

Links to Non-Conference Sites

Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference is not responsible for content and privacy concerns on non-conference sites.

How to Manage Cookies

As we explain in our Cookie Policy, cookies help you to get the most out of our websites. If you do disable our cookies, you may find that certain sections of our website do not work. For example, you may have difficulties logging in or viewing articles.

How to Enable and Disable Cookies Using Your Browser

Most browsers allow you to manage cookie settings. These settings can usually be found in the ‘Settings’, ‘Options’ or ‘Preferences’ menu of your browser. The links below are provided to help you find the settings for some common browsers.

For all other browsers, please look for a “help” function in your browser or contact the browser provider.