This Policy does not apply to third-party websites or third-party services which may be accessed by clicking on links appearing on such websites, and Ivanhoe Cambridge is not responsible for such third-party websites or services. If you follow a link to a third-party website, that third party will have its own privacy policies which you should review before submitting any personal information.
 Ivanhoé Cambridge means all real estate subsidiaries owned directly or indirectly by la Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec that are gathered and operating under the Ivanhoé Cambridge banner.
2. DEFINITION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Personal information may include, for example, your name, contact information, home address, telephone number, email address, information relating to your inquiry with us, any complaints documented in a file or other personal or demographic information. It may also include other types of more technical information such as users’ IP addresses, usernames, browser history (pages accessed, date of access, location when accessed), but only when this information can identify you as an individual.
Personal data that is de-identified and/or aggregated and cannot be associated with an identifiable individual is not considered to be personal information. Ivanhoe Cambridge reserves the right to conduct statistical analyses through the use of personal information and/or data collected, including the data collected from individuals who enter our properties, through our websites, mobile apps and/or Wi-Fi on an anonymous and/or aggregated basis in order to understand users’ interests, improve our services and measure interest in and use of our websites and/or mobile apps. Ivanhoe Cambridge reserves the right to provide its analyses based on such anonymous and/or aggregated data to third parties.
3. WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AND HOW?
Information Collected from or about You.
In many cases, we collect personal information directly from you when you visit our premises, interact with us (inquiry), use our services, websites, mobile apps and/or Wi-Fi, register to receive our newsletter or enter a contest or promotion. We may also collect personal information when you rent our premises or when you submit a job application. You will therefore know when we collect this information. In some other cases, we may collect personal information from third parties (for example, from credit score companies or when conducting a background check) but at all times, with your prior consent and/or as authorized by law.
We may collect personal information from you in the following situations:
We may collect your name, contact information, email address and other similar type of information when you are interacting with us, for instance when you make an inquiry or contact IC in person or through our websites, when you register to receive our newsletter, when you enter a contest or promotion, when you use our websites or Wi-Fi (if you chose to provide your information) or when you download and/or use our mobile apps or any of our applications. When you use our chat services, we will also collect your messaging content. When you use our guest services desks, for example, to rent carts or equipment, book stylist services or purchase gift cards, payment information may also be collected, although your credit card will not be stored on our systems.
- Tenants, as Individuals.
We may collect the name, address, telephone numbers (office, home, cell), email addresses, credit report, information from government issued identification, banking information, insurance policy number and other information regarding insurance, photograph for access card purposes as well as details regarding the existence of a dispute between a consumer and a merchant.
- Suppliers and Other Business Partners, as Individuals.
We may collect the name, address, telephone numbers (office, cell), email addresses, IT systems activity logs and in certain circumstances, personal information collected in the context of a background check (such as employment records, credit records and criminal records).
- Employment Applications.
We may collect the information which you have included in your resume when you submit a job application or when you apply for a position with Ivanhoe Cambridge.
Information Collected Automatically.
In some cases, we may collect information automatically which may not necessarily identify you as an individual. This may include information collected via our video surveillance system on our properties, technical information collected when you visit our websites, or use our mobile apps, IT systems and/or Wi-Fi, geolocation (if you use our mobile apps, Wi-Fi and/or similar technologies, including anonymized data received from third parties in accordance with applicable laws), traffic information, demographic information (estimated gender, age, humour) and device count information collected via Anonymous Video Analytics or other similar technologies that you may encounter when you visit our properties, metadata (mobile phone number and date/time stamp) when you use our chat services, profile information if you use a social media account when interacting with IC and your vehicle information if you park on one of our properties.
We may collect the following type of information automatically:
- Video Surveillance.
- Browser, Device and Technical Information.
- Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics which allows IC to see information on users` online activities including, but not limited to, page views, source and time spent on our websites and/or mobile apps. This information is depersonalized and is displayed as numbers, meaning that it cannot be tracked back to a particular individual. You may opt-out of the use of Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics opt-out page.
- Google AdWords: We use Google AdWords remarketing to advertise Ivanhoe Cambridge across the Internet and to advertise on third party websites (including Google) to previous visitors to our websites. AdWords remarketing will display ads to you based on what parts of the Ivanhoe Cambridge websites you have viewed by placing a cookie on your web browser. It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven’t completed a task on our site or that we advertise on the Google search results page, or a site in the Google Display Network. This cookie does not in any way identify you or give access to your computer or mobile device. The cookie is only used to indicate to other websites that you have visited a particular page on our websites, so that they may show you ads relating to that page. If you do not wish to participate in our Google AdWords remarketing, you can opt out by visiting Google’s Ads Preferences Manager.
- Geolocation Information.
- Traffic, Demographic and Peripheral Count Information.
In some cases, we may use, and/or allow third parties to use, cameras and other technologies in our malls to conduct anonymous video analytics (“AVA”) and anonymous traffic analysis. This allows IC to estimate the number of individuals in our properties but does not allow IC to identify them. We do not take or store any photos or video records of our guests.
- SMS and Webchat.
When you use our chat services, we may collect metadata, such as your mobile phone number and date/time stamps, linked to your interactions. We may also gather certain information automatically from electronic communications with you and store it in log files. This information may include IP addresses as well as browser, internet service provider, referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp and click stream data.
- Social Media.
If you sign into one of our websites, mobile apps or Wi-Fi using a social media account such as Facebook or Twitter, we will collect information that you have added in your registration profile from those accounts, and which is made available to IC by default by Facebook or Twitter.For instance, when you log in to our Wi-Fi using your social media account, you authorize us to collect (or to receive) information about your profile, such as your name, age, gender and email address.We may also collect personal information about you from your use of social media networks you participate in (“Social Media Channels”), although at all times, in compliance with applicable privacy laws. You may also choose to participate in a third party app or feature (such as one of our Facebook or Twitter apps or a similar app or feature on a third party website) through which you allow IC to collect (or the third party to share) information about you, (including personal information) such as details of your friends/connections, “likes”, comments you have shared, groups and location. In addition, we may receive information about you (including your personal information) if other users of a third-party website give IC access to their profiles and you are one of their friends/connections or information about you is otherwise accessible through your friends’/connections’ web page, profile page, or similar page on a Social Media Channel or other third-party website or interactive service. We may supplement the information we collect about you directly with the information we receive from third parties in order to enhance our ability to serve you, to tailor our content to you and send you details of promotions and/or offers which we believe may be of interest to you, although at all times, in compliance with applicable privacy laws.
- Vehicle Information.
If you park on one of our properties, we may collect information about your vehicle for the purposes of managing our parking facilities, providing parking services to you, and enforcing our parking regulations.
4. WHY DO WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Ivanhoe Cambridge may use your personal information for the following purposes or otherwise, with your consent or as permitted or required by law:
General business-related purposes.
More specifically, we may collect personal information from guests, tenants, suppliers and other business partners, and applicants for the following purposes:
We collect personal information from tenants to evaluate their creditworthiness, evaluate and process applications for tenancy, prepare leases and to provide tenants with relevant information and services throughout the term of the lease (including specialized services and memberships, such as for parking and fitness facilities). We may also use tenants’ personal information for emergency, security or incident reporting involving video, swipe card and other surveillance methods, for insurance, security and risk management purposes, and generally speaking, to establish, manage or terminate our business relationship.
- Suppliers and other business partners.
We collect personal information from suppliers and other business partners to evaluate and select them, to initiate orders, process payments, maintain our business relationship, to establish and maintain responsible business relations with clients and partners, to provide ongoing service, to protect the security of our IT systems, such as by maintaining activity logs, and to manage risk.
We collect personal information from applicants for recruitment and other customary human resources purposes. For example, we may send you information about new job opportunities within Ivanhoe Cambridge as well as other career development resources.
Research and development purposes.
Subject to applicable laws and, when necessary, with your consent, we may collect and use anonymous or de-identified information to understand and assess the interests and changing needs of our guests with a view to improving our products and services and developing new ones, to measure and monitor traffic to our properties, to understand how our guests interact with our properties, and how many guests return and/or visit our other properties, to evaluate potential improvements or other modifications to the functionality of our websites, mobile apps, Wi-Fi and to our properties, as well as to improve the experience of guests at our properties.
We may collect anonymous and de-identified information for the following internal research and development purposes:
- If you visit our websites, use our mobile apps and/or Wi-Fi, we will use browser, device and technical information collected to measure and monitor traffic and improve the effectiveness of our websites, mobile apps and/or Wi-Fi or enhance the experience of our guests. For instance, the technologies used in our properties to conduct anonymous video analytics and anonymous traffic analysis allow us to consider certain demographic information about our guests (such as gender and age) and their location within our properties, on an anonymous basis, for the purpose of improving their mall experience. We may also track devices which have accessed and/or visited our properties or used our services, websites, mobile apps and/or Wi-Fi, on an anonymous basis, for similar purposes. We may use statistical data about traffic in our properties to help us manage our properties, including choosing the most appropriate tenants, and we may share this statistical information with our business partners, including our tenants.
- We may also use location information collected automatically from your Wi-Fi enabled device or similar technologies, including anonymized data received from third parties in accordance with applicable laws, to generate spatial analyses in an aggregated format, which allows us to understand how our guests interact with our properties, and how many guests return and/or visit our other properties. We use this information to manage our properties and support the operational and decision-making process.
Survey and marketing purposes.
5. ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS AND NOTIFICATIONS
You may receive the following types of electronic communications and notifications from Ivanhoe Cambridge:
- Electronic Notifications. You may receive electronic notifications for various purposes including to facilitate or confirm a transaction such as your subscription to our services, to provide you with information about your use of our services or your current subscription or accounts, to inform you of any incident regarding the security of your information or in order to give effect to a legal right or obligation.
- Commercial Electronic Messages. You may receive commercial electronic messages (CEMs) from Ivanhoe Cambridge if we have your consent to send you CEMs.
- Implied Consent: Ivanhoe Cambridge may infer your implied consent if: (i) we have an existing business relationship with you or had a business relationship with you which terminated less than two years ago (for instance, you purchased our services, entered into a lease with us, or registered to use our Wi-Fi, etc.); (ii) we have received an inquiry from you within the last 6 months; and/or (iii) you have provided your electronic address to Ivanhoe Cambridge and the CEM sent by Ivanhoe Cambridge complies with the Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation.
6. YOUR CONSENT
Exceptions to consent requirement. In certain circumstances, your personal information may be collected, used or disclosed without consent. These exceptional circumstances may include:
- where it is clearly in the interest of the individual and consent cannot be obtained in a timely way, such as in emergencies, where the life, health or safety of the individual is threatened, or where legal, medical or security reasons make it impossible or unrealistic to obtain consent.
- when information is being collected, used or shared for the detection, prevention of or remediation of the breach of an agreement, fraud or other illegal activity, and the collection of consent might defeat the purpose of collecting the information; and
- to comply with a subpoena, warrant or other court order, requests received from law enforcement authorities, or as may be otherwise required or authorized by law or any competent regulatory authority.
7. RIGHT TO WITHDRAW CONSENT
Consent may be withdrawn at any time; however, without such consent, Ivanhoe Cambridge may in some cases limit the services it can offer you and/or Ivanhoe Cambridge may be unable to enter into a business relationship, maintain such relationship and/or interact with you, but only to the extent that your personal information is necessary for those purposes. You may also withdraw your consent from the use or sharing of your personal information for marketing purposes or any collection of information from cookies.
You may withdraw your consent as follows:
- Mail or Telephone Solicitation and Quality control communications.
You may decide that you prefer Ivanhoe Cambridge not use your personal information to promote new and/or additional products and/or services which may be of interest to you, not share your information with our affiliates, subsidiaries and retailers from our properties and not contact you by mail or telephone for marketing purposes or by email or telephone for quality control purposes. If this is the case, you may advise us by emailing us at email@example.com.
- Commercial Electronic Messages.
You can withdraw your consent for the marketing and commercial electronic communications that Ivanhoe Cambridge sends to you, at any time. To opt-out of marketing and commercial communications, simply click on the link entitled “unsubscribe” or “opt-out” which can be found at the bottom of any commercial electronic communication we send to you. Please note that even if you opt-out of marketing and commercial communications, we may still contact you when required by law.
- Option related to Cookies.
8. SHARING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Personal information about our users will not be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without your approval. However, Ivanhoe Cambridge may disclose personal information when authorized by law or share your personal information with its affiliates, subsidiaries and retailers (which may include our tenants) operating from its properties, for purposes related to service providers that are retained to perform work on our behalf, as well as in the context of a business transaction (for example in the context of a merger or sale of our business). If you submit an employment application, we may share your information with the retailer who is a tenant of our properties and to whom such application is being made.
Ivanhoe Cambridge may share personal information as follows:
- Affiliates and Business Partners.
- Third Party Service Providers.
We may hire service providers, which may be affiliates, to perform services on our behalf. This may include, without limitation, a person or an organization retained by Ivanhoe Cambridge to perform work on its behalf. We provide them with a limited amount of information which is necessary in order for them to provide the services required and ensure that they have entered into contractual arrangements that provide adequate protection of your personal information. They are prohibited from using the information for purposes other than to carry out the services they have been engaged to provide. These service providers are not permitted to disclose this information to others.
- As Permitted or Required by Law.
From time to time, Ivanhoe Cambridge may disclose your personal information if such disclosure is necessary for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims, as part of the administration of our loss prevention program, or as otherwise permitted by law, for instance if Ivanhoe Cambridge is compelled to disclose personal information in response to a law, regulation, court order, subpoena, valid summons, search warrant, government investigation, other legally valid request or investigation or if reasonably necessary to protect the rights, property and safety of others or ourselves. We may also disclose information to our accountants, auditors, agents and lawyers in connection with the enforcement or protection of our legal rights. We also reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that we, in good faith, believe to be unlawful or to law enforcement and emergency services providers, in an emergency or where required or permitted by law.
- Business Transactions.
We may disclose personal information to a third party in connection with a corporate merger, acquisition, consolidation, the sale of a portion of our business, business unit or property, or other fundamental corporate change, whatever form it may take. However, in the event the transaction is completed, your personal information will remain protected by applicable privacy laws. In the event the transaction is not completed, we will require the other party not to use or disclose your personal information in any manner whatsoever and to completely delete such information.
If you complete and submit an employment application (including an online application found on our websites), you hereby consent to the disclosure of your completed on-line employment application to: (a) Ivanhoe Cambridge personnel; and to (b) the retailer who is a tenant of our properties and to whom such application is being made.
10. RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
11. LOCATION, STORAGE AND CROSS-BORDER TRANSFER
Ivanhoe Cambridge recognizes the importance of safeguarding the privacy of children and encourages parents to regularly check and monitor their children’s use of online activities. Our services (including our websites, mobile apps and/or Wi-Fi) are not intended for children under the age of fourteen (14). If you are under the age of fourteen (14) please do not use our services (including our websites, mobile apps and/or Wi-Fi), and if you are over the age of fourteen (14) but under the age of majority in the province in which you reside, you should use our services (including our websites, mobile apps and/or Wi-Fi) only with the involvement and permission of a parent or legal guardian. No personal information is deliberately or knowingly collected from children under the age of fourteen (14) by Ivanhoe Cambridge without parental consent. If we are informed that we have collected personal information of a child under the age of fourteen (14) or the applicable legal age in the country of residence of the child, we will delete any personal information related to such child.
13. UPDATING AND ACCESSING YOUR INFORMATION
- Your right of access: you have the right to ask us if we are using or storing your personal information. You can also ask us for copies of such personal information.
- Your right to rectification: you have the right to ask us to rectify personal information you deem inaccurate and to complete information you deem incomplete.
To exercise your rights, please contact our privacy officer at the contact number or email address provided in the Contacting Ivanhoe Cambridge section below.