Privacy Policy

Welcome to GoSec. You’ve landed on our website because you are an existing customer, a partner or a sponsor, a prospect, or a speaker. 

This Privacy Notice will describe: 

  • What information we collect, and under what circumstances 
  • Why we need the information 
  • What we do with the information 
  • How long we keep the information for 
  • How you can execute your rights 
  • How you can issue a complaint 

Our Data Protection Officer is Mathieu Grignon. He is reachable by sending an email to [email protected] 

Our offices are in: 

  • San Diego: 13220 Evening Creek Drive, Suite 107, San Diego, CA 92128 
  • Quebec City: 2875 Bd Laurier suite 620, Québec, QC G1V 2M2 

When you arrive: 

Once you open a cookie banner will appear at the bottom giving you the choice to reject all, accept all or set your preferences. The cookie notice can be found here: 

We collect information when you contact us: 

The Contact Us form will ask for your: 

  • First name 
  • Last name 
  • Job title 
  • Business email 
  • Business phone 
  • The product you are interested in 
  • The type of request you have 
  • The name of your company 
  • The country your company is based in 

In addition, you can leave a free text message. Please avoid providing us with personal information in the free text field. 

We require this information to allow us to assign the request to the right person within GoSec, and adequately respond to your request. 

This information is not held within GoSec systems but is redirected to Marketo, our marketing system, which is hosted in the USA. GoSec data held there is retained for 3 years. From there the data is copied to our Salesforce system, which is also hosted in the USA. The data retention for requests depends on if the request results in a sale. A copy of the form’s content is also sent to the website administrator which is kept for 3 years. The retention period for emails is 3 years as well. 

When you click on the LinkedIn or X icon 

No data is collected. You will simply be redirected to one of the third-party platforms. 

When you click on the ‘Follow Us’ button for LinkedIn and X 

GoSec does not collect information from you. We only know the account you are following us from. Admins on LinkedIn or X are unable to see who viewed or landed on the page. 

You call our 24/7 Emergency number 

We do not collect personal identifiable information regulated by Law25. All information is business related. We do not record calls. 

When you join us at the GoSec (GoSecure’s annual conference) 

We use Stripe to collect and process your payment information when you buy a ticket. 

Your order and billing information is stored at GoSec. 

We share your first name, last name, email and job title with Swapcard our event platform. If you do want to opt out from sharing this information about you with Swapcard, please send us an email to [email protected]. 

We share your first name, last name, job title, company, ticket order ID and the ticket QR code with 

You visit us at our booth at a conference 

We might ask you for your email address and name. This information is transferred into our customer relationship management tool (Salesforce) and retained for 3 years. 

We use Google Analytics 

Google Analytics uses cookies to collect information about how visitors use our website. These cookies gather data in a way that does not directly identify any individual. We do not allow Google to use or share our analytics data with third parties. Moreover, we have put measures in place to prevent tracking users who have activated the “Do Not Track” option in their browsers. For those who wish to opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics, we also provide a link to the Google Analytics opt-out tool on our site.