The MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (MIT CTL) respects the privacy of people who visit our website, http://ctl.mit.edu. This privacy statement reflects our current information practices.
MIT CTL web site usage statistics provide information on how our content is used by viewers worldwide. This data will be used only in the aggregate for evaluation purposes. We do not collect personally identifiable information about any user unless the person voluntarily provides such information. For example, you might voluntarily provide email or other contact information when using a contact form on the MIT CTL website. Individual user data will never be made available to anyone nor will it be used for any commercial or philanthropic purpose without your consent.
We do collect certain anonymous (non-personally identifiable) information to help us evaluate and improve the MIT CTL website:
- We may use web analysis tools that are built into the MIT CTL website to measure and collect anonymous session information.
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that this website transfers to your computer's hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser when you make return trips to the site. This allows us to track your use of the site (anonymously) and to analyze patterns in site use, such as repeat visits, length of visits, and breadth of content used, for example. Cookies also allow us to conduct periodic, online, voluntary user surveys where we can gain more insight into the type of people who are actually using the site, how they are using the site, and what the educational impact of the site is on these users.
If you have questions or concerns about this policy or need to update your information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or write: Director, MIT CTL, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Bldg. E40, Cambridge, MA 02139.