Numenta HTM Workshop Privacy Policy

Numenta, Inc., a California corporation ("Numenta"), is committed to protecting your privacy. The following Privacy Policy sets forth Numenta's information gathering, use and dissemination practices.

Numenta does not collect personal information about you (e.g., addresses, phone numbers, or e-mail addresses) except when you specifically provide such information on a voluntary basis, such as subscribing to our newsletter.

Numenta takes your privacy concerns very seriously. If you still have concerns about privacy issues after reading this Privacy Policy, please contact us at


If you have subscribed to our newsletter, we may use personally identifiable information about you to deliver information to you that is targeted to your interests. You can remove yourself from receiving such information at any time through our newsletter registration page on our Web site. If you have not been successfully unsubscribed, please notify us at so that we can manually remove you from our distribution list.

Numenta uses your Internet Protocol ("IP") address to help diagnose problems with our computer server, to administer our Web site, and to gather broad demographic data. Your IP address does not contain any personal information about you.

Please note that non-personal data and information may be automatically collected through the use of cookies generated by Numenta ("cookies") or by virtue of the standard operation of Numenta's computer servers. In general, cookies are text files a Web site uses to recognize repeat users and take minimal space on your computer. The way cookies function is by assigning a number to the user that has no meaning outside of the assigning Web site. Users should be aware that Numenta cannot control the use of cookies (or the resulting information) by Numenta's third-party partners or advertisers. By making the appropriate adjustment to your browser preferences, you can choose to accept or deny the use of cookies. However, please note that there may be features on this Web site which require the use of cookies in order to personalize the delivery of information to you.


Numenta's Web site uses certain security measures to protect the misuse, alteration, and loss of the information under our control. Numenta makes every effort to ensure the security of our network and systems; however, we cannot guarantee that our security measures will provide complete protection against third-party "hackers" from illegally obtaining this information. If, at any time you suspect that a problem may be present regarding the information you disclose to us, please contact us immediately, and we will do our best to resolve the problem.



Numenta does not rent, sell or distribute personal information about its users to any third parties at this time. In the event Numenta does engage in such commerce in the future, we will notify you, and you will have an opportunity to remove yourself from any such lists. Numenta may, however, share information regarding statistical analysis of user usage of the various parts of this Web site with current and prospective advertisers, and other interested third parties. But, this information is aggregated data only, and contains no personally identifiable information whatsoever.

Numenta will not monitor, edit, or disclose any personal information about you or your account without your prior consent unless Numenta has a good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (i) comply with legal process or other legal requirements of any governmental authority; (ii) protect and defend the rights or property of Numenta; or (iii) operate or conduct maintenance and repair of Numenta's services or equipment as authorized by law.

Please be aware that any information you voluntarily disclose in public forums, chat areas, on bulletin boards, or in classified areas within this Web site, may be collected and disseminated by third-parties, and may result in unsolicited messages and offers from third-parties. Please understand that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and any third-party conduct is out of the control of Numenta. Accordingly, please exercise caution when deciding whether to disclose any personal information.

Our Web site may contain links to other third party Web sites. Numenta is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such Web sites.


This Privacy Policy is effective as of October 23, 2007. This Privacy Policy is not intended to and does not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party. We reserve the right, at any time and without notice, to add to, change, update or modify this Privacy Policy, simply by posting such change, update or modification on the Web site. Any such change, update or modification will be effective immediately upon posting.