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IRIS Software Group

Marketing Privacy Notice

We take security of personal data very seriously and have taken extensive technical and operational precautions to protect personal data from unauthorized access and misuse. Our security procedures are monitored regularly and updated in line with technological progress.

This notice sets out how we use (and protect) your personally identifiable information for the purposes of marketing and communications – including data which we gather from the use of our website and attendance at events organized by us or on our behalf.

Who we are

Star Professional Software Solutions Limited, a limited company registered in England and Wales, headquartered at Star Centre, Building 3 Hatters Lane, Croxley Park, Watford, WD18 8YG, UK and Star Americas Software Solutions LLC, incorporated in Delaware, headquartered at 44 Milton Avenue, Suite 212, Alpharetta, GA 30009, USA

In this privacy policy, ‘we’, ‘us’ and ‘our’ refer jointly to Star Professional Software Solutions Limited and Star Americas Software Solutions LLC. References to the website are to We are regulated under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and comply also with the Fair Information Practice Principles forming the backbone of privacy laws in the USA.

We are the Data Controller for personal information relating to people who have:

We do not trade personal information for commercial purposes. We will only disclose personal information if:

We do not intend to transfer any personal information used or stored for marketing processes outside of the source territory (whether the EU or the USA).

Personal information we process

We may collect and process the following data about you:

Information you give us

You may give us information about you by filling in forms we provide or by corresponding with us by phone, email or otherwise. This may include your

By subscribing to our mailing lists you will be automatically subscribed to receive email updates. You can withdraw your consent or change your email marketing preferences at any time, by clicking ‘unsubscribe’ or ‘manage preferences’ on any of our emails.

If you unsubscribe from our emails or withdraw your consent for us to contact you we will store your information for a period of two years to ensure that you no longer receive emails from us.

Information we collect about you from our website

Our website places cookies (text files) on your computer. The cookies contain an ID number which is used to uniquely identify your browser and track each site you visit that has Google Analytics enabled. By continuing to browse our websites you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

We use the information provided by cookies to determine the number of people visiting our site. It also helps us to understand better how people find and use our website. With this information we can continually improve our website and service.

Our cookies (operated by Google Analytics) store the following data:

If you already have Google Analytics cookies, they will be updated with the latest information about your visit to our website. We cannot access these cookies and are not the data controller for information held by Google Analytics.

Your consent is generally required for cookies to be placed on your computer and for the use and storage of personal information relating to you provided by the cookies. You may withdraw your consent at any time by updating your cookie settings. Where consent is not needed for cookies to be placed on your computer (for example, where a cookie is needed for the operation of our website or for the provision of a service to you), the use and storage of any personal information provided by the cookies will be based on legitimate interests. The legitimate interests we are pursuing are the operation of our website and promotion of our business.

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Information from event attendance

When you attend one of our events (which may include certain User Group sessions), we will need your:

We will collect this information when you enrol to attend an event. Our use and storage of personal information is based on consent. We use personal information solely for the purposes of administering the event. We will only share personal information with organizations where it is necessary to administer the event (for example hotels). We archive event attendance information and other personal information within six months of the event.

If you are a speaker at one of our events we may promote your participation via platforms such as Twitter, LinkedIn and by marketing emails. External platforms may continue to store and use personal information after the event has ended.

Information from other sources

We may also work closely with third parties and we may receive information about you from any of these sources.

How we use your information

We use information held about you in the following ways:

Information you give to us will be used to:

Information we collect about you will be used to:

Information we receive from other sources we may combine with information you have given to us and we have collected about you. We may use this information for the purposes set out above.

Your rights

If we process your personal data, you have a number of rights. You may request a copy of the personal data we hold about you (and request that that data be provided in a portable format) and you may object to our processing of it (including by way of direct marketing) or ask us to rectify it, restrict the way in which we process it or erase it from our records.

Where we use or store personal information relating to you, you have the following rights:

Please be aware that these rights are not always absolute and there may be some situations in which you cannot exercise them or they are not relevant.


If you have any cause for concern about our handling of personal information, please contact us using the details below.

Contact details

Please read this notice carefully and contact us if you have any queries by emailing us at:

Or by writing to

Head of Risk and Compliance
Star Professional Software Solutions Limited
Star Centre
Building 3 Hatters Lane
Croxley Park
Watford WD18 8YG
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 1923 246414

This privacy notice may change from time to time so we recommend that you review it periodically. This version of the privacy notice was last updated on 22nd May 2018.