Last Updated: 14 May 2020
WHO WE ARE AND HOW TO CONTACT US
A joint venture of RMI and New Energy Nexus, Third Derivative (D3) is a vertically integrated engine for climate innovation. We combine a next-generation accelerator, committed venture capital, a curated ecosystem of global corporations, and unparalleled market, regulatory, and policy insights.
PERSONAL DATA WE COLLECT
We collect your personal information in order to provide and improve products and services related to applications to our program, networking, and marketing and communications. Here are the types of information we gather:
Information You Give Us: In the course of submitting newsletter subscribe and other web forms; creating an account (i.e., login and password) in features such as Third Derivative’s startup application portal; direct correspondence with Third Derivative team members; and/or other activities, you may provide to us and we may collect from you personal information potentially including: name, title, organization, email address, phone number, mailing address, social media handles, profile picture, etc.
Automatic Information: In the process of browsing the third-derivative.org website, opening and clicking links in emails from us, and other activities, we automatically receive and store information that helps us improve our content, products, and services, such as whether you’ve opened an email, which links you may have clicked in that email, and which pages of our website are most popular.
Information From Other Sources: We might receive information about you from other sources, similar in nature to the basic types of personal information outlined above in the Information You Give Us section.
WHO HAS ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION
We will never sell, lease, or otherwise share your personal information with unaffiliated, third-party individuals and organizations. Your personal information will only be used: a) across the Third Derivative team to deliver services and communications, b) with core partner organizations (e.g., Rocky Mountain Institute, New Energy Nexus), and c) with select third-party vendors (e.g., Google Analytics, HubSpot, Submittable) only as necessary to deliver Third Derivative services and communications and to perform the functions described above.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
Your information will be used to improve Third Derivative products, services, and communications, and to offer a more tailored and engaging experience with Third Derivative, potentially including, but not limited to:
- Delivery of our newsletter and other email announcements to which you directly subscribed
- Delivery of other marketing and communications
- Social media engagement
- Delivery of targeted Third Derivative content from other platforms (e.g., embedded YouTube videos)
- Invitations to participate in potential projects of interest
- Creating and maintaining an account (i.e., login and password) to access the startup application portal
OPTIONS FOR MANAGING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You can manage your email subscription preferences, unsubscribe, resubscribe, etc. at any time by following the links contained in any email communication from us. You can also contact us via the website to update your preferences or to be removed from our system.