Continuing and Professional Education

Privacy Statement

Site: Continuing and Professional Education
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Virginia Tech has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for this web site.

Information Automatically Logged

This site uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our site.

This site records the type of browser you are using in order to determine the best Internet technologies to use in the design of our pages.

This site uses page referrer data - information about the page that linked you to this page - to determine to what extent our page is referenced by other resources on the web.

This data may be used to preserve the integrity of our computing resources.

Personal Information

Personal information collected includes name, title, address, phone number, fax number, email, and other pertinent information for registering participants for conferences and training programs. Credit card information is processed through a secure, third-party vendor.

This information is used to enroll participants, process payments, keep attendance records, and generate participant lists.

Some of your personal information (name, title, address, phone number, fax number, and email address) may be shared with other conference participants.

Past participants who have registered online will be asked to confirm or update their personal information.

Links to Virginia Tech Sites

This site contains links to other Virginia Tech pages. The privacy practices of other pages may vary with the purposes of the page. Consult the privacy statement on each page.

Links to External Sites

This site contains links to other sites. Virginia Tech is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.


This site uses cookies for session management. See the Session Management section for more information about how cookies are used.

Session Management

This site uses cookies to maintain a continuous user session.

The hidden form elements contain a unique ID that identifies your browser session. This ID is in no way associated with your machine or you individually.

The session information used by this site is deleted when your browser is closed.


This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. Log file access is restricted to system administrators while stored on the server. Log files are rotated regularly and archived in a secure location.

User and password information is encrypted before it is transmitted across the network.

Users should also consult Virginia Tech's policy on Acceptable Use.

Virginia Tech complies with all statutory and legal requirements with respect to access to information.

Contact Information

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, you can contact Scott Farmer at

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