Privacy Policy

1.Introduction and scope

Forum Multimedia Publishing is an open-access publisher. Your personal information is held by the publisher. Personal information is information that can or may identify you. This Privacy Statement is provided in connection with the processing of your personal information or data, including its collection, use, transfer, security protection, and eventual disposal by the publisher.

In this statement, the terms "Forum Multimedia Publishing", "we", "us", or "our" refer to the publisher.

2.Personal Information Collected

Personally identifiable information: Detailed information about authors and reviewers is collected to accurately identify them in the submission system and to communicate with editors and production staff. Personal information collected at the time of submission is also used to register authors and reviewers for accounts in the submission system. Visitors may choose not to provide personally identifiable information, but may not be able to use some or all of the features of the site.

3.Non-Personally Identifiable Information

This information is not used or intended to be used to identify an individual and is not linked or associated with personally identifiable information. All of this data is collected through the Forum Multimedia Publishing website and includes information such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, browser language, and the date and time of access.

4.Aggregated Data

Data about the collective behavior of visitors to our sites may be aggregated and displayed. However, personally identifiable information is never disclosed other than as described herein.

5.Information Security

We take appropriate administrative, technical, and physical security measures to protect your personal information from accidental loss and unauthorized access or use. These measures include firewalls, role-based data access, intrusion detection software and physical access controls at data centers. However, we cannot guarantee that your information will never be lost, misused, accessed without a authorizationor altered.

6.Publication Site Hosting

Our online submission and editing system collects the email addresses of authors and website users.

IP addresses are used to activate user accounts and for statistical purposes, such as gathering geographic data. They are not used to identify individuals.

At times, confidential information is shared with Forum Multimedia Publishing consultants for internal business reviews in strict confidence.

Any additional personal information collected during manuscript submission, article production, or on web pages providing alerts, announcements or other user services will be used solely for the intended purposes.

Forum Multimedia Publishing reserves the right to update this Privacy Policy as required. Updates will be shown by the "Last Updated" date located at the bottom of the page.By continuing to use this site after that date, you will be deemed to have accepted the terms of this site.

7.Your Right and Choices

You may contact us with questions or requests concerning our use of your information, for example to request access to the data that we hold about you, or request that it be corrected or erased.

8.Sharing Data Directly with Third Parties

You might end up providing personal information directly to third parties as a consequence of your interactions with our website and other services offered by us. For example, you may attend an event hosted by us where you communicate personal information directly with other attendees. We are not responsible for how such third parties use personal data provided by you.

Please be responsible with personal information of others when using our website and the services available on it. We are not responsible for your misuse of personal information or for the direct relationship between you and others when takes place outside of the website or our services.

9.Contact Us

For privacy requests and queries, contact us at: