Privacy Policy

Policy Purpose

This policy discloses what information we gather about you when you visit the Linking Up website or provide personal information to us. It describes how we use that information and how you can control it.

Information we gather

Linking Up only collects data that is volunteered to us or provided by agreeing to receive news, completing surveys or registering to participate in our events.

Personal Information

We use the personal information that we receive voluntarily to send information about Linking Up, The Van Horne Institute, Supply Chain Management and happenings in the supply chain sector, within the guidelines required by Canada’s Anti Spam Legislation. We never sell or rent the contact information you provide.

Aggregated Tracking Data

We analyze visitors’ use of our site by tracking information such as number of visits, downloads, page views, search terms and click throughs. We might also share this anonymous traffic and demographic information in aggregate form with advertisers and other business partners. We do not share any information with advertisers that could identify an individual user.

Links to Other Websites

This site contains links to other sites. Linking Up and The Van Horne Institute are not responsible for the privacy practices, content or services provided by those websites.

Contests and Surveys

We may run contests or surveys on our site in which we ask users for contact information (such as their email address). We use the customer contact information from the entry form to send the user information about Linking Up, The Van Horne Institute and the supply chain sector. Users may opt out of receiving future communications by sending us an email with the subject “Unsubscribe” to or clicking “unsubscribe” in our newsletters and other communications.

Notification of Changes

If we change our privacy policy, we will post changes on this website. If we decide to use personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users via email. Users will be able to opt out of any new use of their personal information.

Choose to Unsubscribe

To opt out of receiving communications from Linking Up or The Van Horne Institute, either:
Send an email message to, stating your request. Reply to any unwanted communication that you receive, stating your request.

Reviewing Personal Data

You can review and validate the information that we have collected about you by sending a letter to our office: The Van Horne Institute, Attention: Privacy Administrator, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4, requesting a review of your personal data.

Contacting the Website

If you have any questions or comments about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, you can contact the Privacy Policy Administrator at