Effective Date: September 1, 2017


This Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use, disclose and store information you provide to us. The Privacy Policy applies to the ConsenSys Academy website and any application, service or tool (collectively, the “ Services”) on or in which it is posted, linked or referenced

This policy covers:

  • Information that we receive from you when you interact with our website
  • How we use and process the information that we receive
  • If and why Personal Information may be disclosed to third parties
  • Your choices regarding the collection and processing of your Personal Information.

Please note that this Privacy Policy does not apply to information collected through third-party websites or services that you may access through the Services or that you submit to us through email, text message or other electronic message or offline.

User consent

By using the Services, you accept the terms of this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Service, and consent to our collection, use, disclosure and retention of your information as described in this Privacy Policy. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY PART OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY, THEN PLEASE DO NOT USE ANY OF THE SERVICES.

Effective date and changes to this policy

The Effective Date of this Privacy Policy is set forth at the top of this webpage. Whenever possible, we will provide you with advance written notice of our changes to this Privacy Policy. We will not make retroactive changes that reduce your privacy rights unless we are legally required to do so. Your continued use of the Services after the Effective Date constitutes your acceptance of the amended Privacy Policy. The amended Privacy Policy supersedes all previous versions.

Information we collect

The information we collect could include but is not limited to:

  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Contact Number
  • E-Mail
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter

How we use information we collect

We use information we collect from applications solely for processing applications and managing our Academy.

How information is stored and transmitted

Information we collect is transmitted via traditional internet protocols and stored securely in our own internal databases which deploy access controls.

By utilizing the Services and/or directly providing personal information to us, you hereby agree to and acknowledge your understanding of the terms of this Privacy Policy. You further consent to have your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States and/or in other jurisdictions, notwithstanding your country of residence.

How and when is Information Shared?

Information is only shared amongst members or contracted third party service providers acting on behalf of ConsenSys Academy.

When permitted or required by law, we may share information with additional third parties for purposes including response to legal process.

How information is retained and secured

We retain information as long as it is necessary and relevant for our operations. In addition, we retain information to comply with applicable law where required, prevent fraud, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigation, and other actions permitted by law.

We employ industry standard security measures designed to protect the security of all information submitted through the Services. However, the security of information transmitted through the internet can never be guaranteed. We are not responsible for any interception or interruption of any communications through the internet or for changes to or losses of data.

Your choices

If you do not wish for us to use your information as described in this document, your only option is to not provide such information or to request such information be deleted in a reasonable manner.

Some personal information is automatically collected via the use of data analytics tools and cookies. If you object to this collection, your only choice is to not use the Services.

Linked Services

The Services may contain provide access or interaction with third-party websites and services (“Third Party Services”) with which we have no affiliation. We do not endorse any Third Party Service or the quality or accuracy of information presented on it. If you decide to visit a Third Party Service, you are subject to its privacy policy and practices and not this Privacy Policy. We encourage you to carefully review the legal and privacy notices of all other digital services that you visit.