PTC Privacy Statement
Thank you for registering to our webinar “Approach to Pediatric Neuromuscular Diseases: From Early Diagnosis to Patient Referral” (the “Webinar”). This Webinar is sponsored and organized by PTC Therapeutics International Limited, located at 5th Floor, 3 Grand Canal Plaza, Grand Canal Street Upper, Dublin 4 D04 EE70, Ireland, Phone: +353 1 906 8700 (together with its affiliates, “we”, “us”, “PTC”). PTC is responsible, as the data controller, for the collection and use of your personal data as collected and/or provided by you via the zoom webinar platform. We are
committed to respecting and protecting your privacy.
This Webinar is designed to:
Provide a high-quality educational and interactive meeting for pediatricians, family medicine and primary care physicians
Highlight the clinical presentation of neuromuscular patients
Review how to approach a neuromuscular patient
Discuss the challenging of dealing with neuromuscular patient in Saudi Arabia
Understanding the importance of early diagnosis of neuromuscular patients
Discuss how to improve the outcome in neuromuscular patients.
It is addressed only to Healthcare Professionals residing in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and in particular to paediatricians, family medicine physicians and primary contact physicians.
This Privacy Statement applies to information collection in respect to your participation to the Webinar. Please read this Privacy Statement carefully in order to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
By registering to the Webinar, you explicitly consent to the use of your personal data by us as explained in this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree with the use of personal data after the Webinar and as set out in this Privacy Statement, please contact us: email@example.com.
Receipt of this Privacy Statement constitutes acceptance of it, unless PTC is informed by you.
Personal Data Collected:
To participate to this virtual Webinar, you need to fill in the online registration form and share with us some contact details for the purpose of identification and administration of your participation to the Webinar. We collect and use the following information, that we obtain from you in respect to your participation to the Webinar:
Personal Information that you voluntarily provide to us via the following ways:
Registration Form: When you are applying for this Webinar, your name and contact information will be collected and used in order to process and manage your registration, as well as to confirm your participation to the Webinar and respond to any requests from you. Such information may include your name, working address (center/hospital name), business email address, specialty, Saudi Council Registration number and country of residence. Providing your personal data is voluntary; you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, without giving any reasons.
For more information on how to exercise your privacy rights please see the respective section below “Your Privacy Rights”.
Quality and Safety (Adverse Event) Reporting: This Webinar does not promote PTC’s products.
It offers only informational material on the diagnose and management of neuromuscular disorders. If you wish to submit a quality complaint or an adverse event report for one of our products, you may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will collect and process your personal information (name, contact details, job title), with the scope to handle your complaint and/or adverse event report and to follow up with you regarding an unexpected event involving use of our product. We will also further store and process such reports in order to comply with applicable quality and safety reporting laws and regulations.
How We Use Personal Data:
PTC will only process your personal information for purposes permitted by applicable laws, which may vary depending on where you live and where PTC operates as well as on the actual processing activities. The purposes of the data processing activities may include:
(i) to contact you and respond to any inquiries related to your participation to the Webinar;
(ii) To perform the HCP verification process and confirm which verified HCPs can participate to the Webinar;
(iii) for business administration, including statistical analysis;
(iv) to assist you while you participate to the Webinar;
(v) to provide you with information regarding health topics or disease states;
(vi) for collaboration and research purposes in order to make more informed and objective decisions when identifying, engaging with healthcare professionals and key opinion leaders and managing the collaboration relationship with healthcare professionals; and
(vii) to comply with applicable laws, regulations or codes of practice.
Legal Basis of Processing:
PTC processes personal information based on one or more of the following legal grounds:
Where you have provided your consent. Please note that when requested, you are not obliged to provide your consent; your consent is provided on a purely voluntarily basis. If you choose to refuse to provide it, this will only mean that we will not be able to process information in order
to manage your participation to the Webinar and send you communications about the Webinar and related content;
Where it is necessary to comply with contractual obligations owed towards you;
Where the processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject;
Where the processing is necessary to protect the vital interests of an individual;
Where the processing is necessary in the public interest or for a public task; or
Where the processing is in PTC’s overriding legitimate interest; for example, PTC processes information for scientific and statistical research purposes, information about PTC visitors and supplier personnel, forscientific development, for the improvement of our products and services, to provide security measures to protect PTC’s employees, contractors, patients, information and other assets and to prevent crime (such as fraud, financial crime and theft of intellectual and
industry property and to ensure the integrity of our manufacturing and other operations).
We may disclose your personal information to certain third parties listed below, including third parties who provide us with various businessservices. We will not sell or otherwise disclose your
Personal Information without your consent, except where such disclosure is reasonably necessary for normal business operations and such disclosure is in accordance with all applicable data protection and privacy laws.
PTC Affiliates PTC and its subsidiary companies may also have access to personal data, provided to us by you including through or in connection with this Webinar for the purposes set out in this Privacy Statement.
Third Parties/Service Providers We may also disclose your personal information to third-party service providers who provide services to PTC.
We utilize the data processor noted below, who acts on our behalf, and provides the required processes in respect of the Webinar:
Organizing Team of The Commercial Services .EST Prince Mansour St. Cross with custodian of the tow holy Mosques Rd. / 3020 Ad Dhahran Rr Al Khobar Ash Shamaliyah / Unit Number 40 Al Khobar 34429 – 6177 Floor 4 Office Number 21.
Event Troop, as a Professional event organizer, is an organization based in Saudi Arabia specializing in turnkey services from planning and organizing conferences, meetings, professional event and exhibitions and associations management. Event Troop will support the co-ordination of this Webinar by administering the zoom account set up, as well as providing technical and logistical
In certain circumstances we may be called upon to share your personal data as required or permitted by law to comply with a subpoena or similar legal process or government request, or when we believe in good faith that disclosure islegally required or otherwise necessary to protect our rights and property, or the rights, property or safety of others, including to advisers, law enforcement, judicial and regulatory authorities. We may also transfer your personal data to a third party that acquires all or part of our assets or shares, or that succeeds us in carrying on all or a part of our business, whether by merger, acquisition, reorganization or otherwise.
In cases where you wish to report any suspected adverse reactions, we may use the personal information you provide as necessary to submit complaint or adverse event reports to local and international health or pharmaceutical regulators, and as otherwise required by law.
As a global company, PTC operates in numerous countries including Europe, USA, Japan, Latin America and Canada. Personal information about you will be accessible to PTC’s headquarters in the United States and to PTC affiliates and selected vendors and partners globally. In case PTC processes personal information in countries that may not provide the same level of data protection as your residency country, PTC will implement reasonable and appropriate legal as well as technical and organizational security measures to ensure the security of the processing and in particular to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure including, but not limited to, maintaining binding contractual arrangements with all third parties processing personal information of individuals, for and on behalf of PTC, as well as executing, where necessary, adequate data transfer mechanisms, with the aim to achieve an adequate level of data protection of your personal information and to ensure the security of the processing.
Your Privacy Rights:
For any queries on the processing of your personal data, please send us your request in writing to the following address: PTC Therapeutics International Limited, located at 5th Floor, 3 Grand Canal Plaza, Grand Canal Street Upper, Dublin 4, Ireland or send us your request via email to
The security of your personal data is important to us. All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers and accessed and used subject to our security policies and standards. Wetake reasonable steps, consistent with generally accepted industry standards, including technical, administrative and physical safeguards to protect the personal data submitted to us from loss, misuses and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. However, no method of security or transmission over the Internet is entirely secure. You should always use caution when transmitting personal data over the Internet.
Access to your personal information is limited to a restricted number of PTC employees whose duties reasonably require such information and third parties with whom PTC contracts to carry out business activities on its behalf. Our employees have been trained on the importance of privacy and how to handle and manage personal information appropriately and securely.
We will retain your personal information for no longer than is necessary for the processing purpose(s) for which your information was collected and any other permitted associated purpose. Information may be retained for a longer duration where applicable laws or regulations require or allow PTC to do so. Your information that is no longer needed is either irreversibly anonymized (and the anonymized information may be retained for longer periods) or securely destroyed.
If you have any questions, comments or suggestions about this Privacy Statement or our privacy practices, please contact us: email@example.com