Privacy Policy - SIGN Istanbul

SIGN Istanbul


The Company takes its responsibilities with regard to the management of the requirements of the Personal Data Protection Law (PDP Law) very seriously. This policy sets out how the Company manages those responsibilities. Our Company is fully committed to protecting the rights and privacy of individuals with regard to data obtained or to be obtained due to its activity. In this regard, the Company has prepared this policy for the purpose of determining the principles and measures to be applied and taken regarding the processing, protection, storage, deletion and notification of data owners, and carries out its activities related to personal data within the scope of either the PDP Policy or Law No. 6698 on the Protection of Personal Data.


Personal data refers to all information relating to an identified or identifiable living person.


The Company processes personal data for the following purposes;

Personal data processing refers to any operation performed upon personal data, including collection, recording, storage, retention, alteration, re-organization, disclosure, transferring, taking over, making retrievable, classifying, or preventing the use thereof, fully or partially through automatic means, or provided that the process is a part of any data registry system, through non-automatic means.

Our Company processes personal data for its own activity as a rule. In this regard, the Company may transfer data owners’ personal data and personal data of a special nature to third parties (Group Companies, business partners, shareholders, subsidiaries, insurance companies, suppliers, public institutions and/or organizations and third parties for the same purposes) by taking necessary security precautions in accordance with the personal data processing purposes in compliance with laws.

In case it is stipulated in the relevant legislation, the Company retains personal data for the period specified in this legislation. If a specific retention period is not regulated by the legislation, personal data is processed as long as required in accordance with our Company’s practices and commercial practices, depending on the activity being performed during the period in which the data is being processed. In the case that a data owner requests the deletion or anonymisation of their personal data, such a request will be fulfilled by our Company at the end of the period specified by the legal regulations; however and in the meantime, personal data will not be processed or shared with third parties, except due to obligations arising from national and international law, regulations and conventions.

In addition, personal data may be shared with our shareholders to help determine the strategies regarding our Company's activities and performing inspection activities.

The Company may transfer personal data abroad, provided that sufficient protection is provided and that the relevant data controllers in Turkey and abroad can guarantee sufficient protection in writing; and that the Board has authorized such transfer, where sufficient protection is not provided.


The data owner has the right to be informed regarding the collection of personal data. This policy is prepared to inform the data owner.

In addition, the data owner has the right to

The data owner may submit requests to the following mailing address, telephone number or e-mail address, along with official proof of their identity;

Title : İFO İstanbul Fuar Hizmetleri A.Ş.
Address : Esentepe Mah. Büyükdere Cad. No: 124, Özsezen İş Merkezi B Blok Kat: 6 Şişli / İstanbul
E-mail :
Tel : +90 (212) 275 75 79

Such requests are fulfilled by the Company within a maximum of 30 (thirty) days and the necessary information is released to the data subject at no cost. However, if the operation does incur a cost, a fee may be charged according to the tariff determined by the Board.