Terms of Use for Glisser

Participate Technologies CC is the appointed territory partner to Glisser with its head office 325/6 Metal Box Factory, 30 Great Guildford Street, London, SE1 0HS.

We offer local support and assistance to our shared clients.

As you might be reading these in a live event, we’ve summarised the key points of our Terms & Conditions for a quick read. To dive into the full T&Cs, see below.


Glisser takes a ‘unique identifier’ (usually an email address, but our clients decide) to allocate your interactions to you in our database and make the product function correctly.

This data is stored on our Microsoft Azure Cloud in Amsterdam, Europe, and we handle it according to or Privacy Policy.

This data is passed to our client that has purchased our solution (usually the event organiser) who will have their own privacy policy for their event.

You are responsible for the content you create, so please do not break any rules.

Your use of the product is free, and we hope you love it!

Terms of Use


Thanks for selecting the Glisser mobile software solution. This allows you to view and interact with presentations using our mobile application (“Mobile Application”) on your smartphone, tablet or laptop. In these Terms we refer to this as our “Solution”. We hope you’ll enjoy using it.

By using the Solution you are deemed to agree to these Terms and our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. We recommend that you read these Terms and our Privacy Policy and make sure you’re happy with them. It’s a good idea to keep copies of these documents, just in case you need to refer to them in the future. If you don’t accept these Terms or the Privacy Policy, that’s fine, but you won’t be able to use our Solution.

We reserve the right to change or update these Terms from time to time. You are responsible for informing yourself of any updates to these Terms. These Terms were last updated on May 25th 2018.

The Solution is available only for people aged 18 or older. If you are below the age of 18, please read these Terms with your parent or guardian to make sure that you and your parent or guardian understand and agree to these Terms.


In these Audience Terms the following definitions shall apply:

“Audience Member” means a person who uses the Solution for the purposes of viewing and interacting with Content and Presentations

“Audience Member Data” means those contact details provided by Audience Members when they sign up to access the Solution.

“Content” means Presentation slides, posts, messages, text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, or other materials uploaded to, posted on, transmitted through, or linked from the Solution.

“Event” means a specific date-defined Presentation event in which the Solution is being used by one or more Customer(s).

“Glisser”, “us”, “we” and “our” means Glisser Limited, a company registered in England and Wales (with company number 08870844) with registered office address at 86-90 Paul Street, London, England, EC2A 4NE. Our VAT number is GB 192 4303 18.

“Interaction Data” means all data determined by the applicable Customer and collected by us from Audience Members’ interaction with Presentations at Events including, but not limited to, survey and poll responses, questions and feedback.

“Mobile Application” refers to the part of the Solution used by Audience Members to access and interact with Content and Presentations, generating Interaction Data.

“Presentation” means a combination of PowerPoint and/or PDF files, which are converted and modified to include interactive features, and then subsequently accessed via the Solution.

“Presenter” means a person who uses the Solution to upload and convert Content in order to add interactive features and share that Content with Audience Members via a Presentation.


3.1 The Solution allows Presenters and Audience Members to interact with Presentations, providing a more interesting, engaging and memorable experience for Audience Members and providing valuable feedback and data for Presenters and Event Planners.

3.2 Use of the Solution is provided on a temporary basis and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Solution without notice. In particular, your use of the Solution may be restricted at any time to allow for repairs, maintenance and improvement or for other reasons. We will endeavour to restore availability as soon as we reasonably can.


4.1 You may use the Solution for the purposes of viewing and interacting with Presentations.

4.2 You agree to use the Solution only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of or restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the Solution.

4.3 You agree not to:

(a) share your log-in details or password with any other party;

(b) copy, distribute, sell, resell, give away, or provide access to the Solution to third parties; or

(c) copy, modify, adapt, decompile, disassemble, reverse-engineer, recreate or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in the Solution.

4.4 You are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email or otherwise make available via the Solution. You agree not to upload, post, email, or otherwise make available any Content that:

(a) is false or misleading;

(b) infringes any intellectual property rights (including, without limitation, copyrights, trademarks, patents and trade secrets) of, or a duty of confidentiality to, any other person;

(c) advertises products or services the sale or supply of which is prohibited or restricted by applicable law;

(d) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; or

(e) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, vulgar, indecent, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, invasive of another’s privacy or rights of publicity, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise offensive or objectionable.

4.5 You understand that all Content posted on, transmitted through or linked from the Solution is the sole responsibility of the person who uploaded (or otherwise made available) that Content and Glisser does not control, and is not responsible for, Content provided by any other person.

4.6 You acknowledge that Glisser does not pre-screen or approve Content, but that Glisser has the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to refuse, delete, edit or move any Content that is available on the Solution for violating the letter or spirit of these Terms or for any other reason.


5.1 We don’t currently charge Audience Members to use our Mobile Application, although you will need to submit your email to us in order to use it. The way we store, transmit and use this email address is outlined in Section 7 below and covered in detail by our Privacy Policy.

5.2 You can only use the Solution for your own personal use. The Solution is provided at our discretion and we reserve the right to place limits on their use and/or introduce fees.


6.1 Glisser is the owner or licensee of all the intellectual property rights in and relating to the Solution, including the designs, text, database, graphics and layouts, and you agree not to reproduce, distribute, copy or publicly display any part of them, or to use automated means to download data from the Solution (including, without limitation, spiders, robots, crawlers or data mining tools other than standard internet search engines). We reserve the right to pursue any intellectual property infringement in the courts of the country in which we suffer damage.

6.2 If you perform any of the restricted acts mentioned above in breach of these Terms, your right to use the Solution will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return to us or destroy any copies of the materials that you have made.

6.3 The intellectual property rights in any uploaded Content are retained by the person uploading it, and uploading Content is done at your own risk.

  1. DATA

7.1 By using the Mobile Application you consent to our processing your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy and you warrant that all data provided by you is true and accurate, current and complete in all respects.

7.2 We collate information about site traffic, sales, Audience Member Data, Presentation Data and other commercial information which we may use for internal purposes and pass on to third parties, however this information does not include any information which can identify you personally. For more information please refer to our Privacy Policy.


Presentations may contain links to other websites which are independent of Glisser. Glisser has not reviewed such websites and does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of any such websites. Accordingly, Glisser makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or authenticity of the information contained on any other website, and if you follow a link to another website you do so at your own risk.


9.1 Your interactions with organisations and/or individuals found via the Solution are solely between you and such organisations and/or individuals. Glisser shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort arising from any such dealings.

9.2 In the event that you have a dispute with an organisation and/or individual found on or through the Solution, you hereby release Glisser, its officers, employees, agents and successors in rights from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known or unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and/or the Solution (save to the extent caused by Glisser’s own negligence or wilful default).


10.1 Any and all warranties relating to the Solution including, without limitation, any implied warranties as to fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement of proprietary rights are expressly excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

10.2 Glisser takes reasonable care to ensure that the Solution and its electronic communications are virus-free. However, Glisser disclaims any warranty that the Solution is free of viruses or other harmful components.


You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Glisser, its officers, employees, agents and service providers from any claim or demand, including reasonable legal fees and court costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post or make available through the Solution, your use of the Solution, your violation of these Terms, or your violation of any rights of any person or organisation.


12.1 You may terminate your use of the Solution at any time by discontinuing your access to the Solution.

12.2 We may cancel your subscription and/or delete, suspend or deactivate your account, block your email address or otherwise terminate or restrict your use of the Solution immediately without notice and remove and discard any of your Content if you commit a material breach of these Terms.

12.3 Neither Glisser nor its officers or employees shall be liable to you or any third party for any termination or restriction of your use of the Solution.


13.1 If any provision of these Terms is held to be illegal or unenforceable such provision shall be severed and the remainder of these Terms shall remain in full force and effect, unless the business purpose of the contract between us is substantially frustrated as a result.

These Terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Disputes arising in connection with these Terms shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

13.2 If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us.

Privacy Policy

Glisser Limited (“Glisser”, “us”, “we” and “our”) is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Accordingly, we have established the following Privacy Policy regarding the protection of personal information of visitors (“Visitors”) to our website www.glisser.com (the “Site” or the “website”), users (“Customers”) of our presentation software solution (the “Solution”), and audiences (“Audience Members”) using our mobile software application (the “Mobile Application”) in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 2018 (the “Act”) and GDPR legislation. This Privacy Policy (together with any relevant Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) and any other documents referred to in it) sets out the basis on which any “Personal Data” (as defined below) we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.

For the purpose of the Act, Glisser is the data controller and our data controller registration number is ZA062440. For the purposes of GDPR legislation Glisser may also act as the data processor on behalf of its clients. If you have any questions, complaints or other enquiries about this Privacy Policy and our use of your Personal Data, we can be reached by email at privacy@glisser.com, or by mail at:

Glisser (office 325/6)

Metal Box Factory,

30 Great Guildford Street,



Glisser Inc,

157 Columbus Ave,

New York,

NY 10023

Glisser Inc,

1001 SE Water Ave,

Suite 247,

Portland, OR. 97214

We reserve the right to amend or modify this privacy statement at any time and in response to changes in applicable law. If we change our privacy policy we will post the changes on this page and may place notices on other pages of our website, so that you are aware of any amendments.


1.1 We need to collect certain personal details from Customers when you use the Solution available through our Site to facilitate the provision of this Solution and to maintain our quality standards. These details may include your name, email address, contact details, company name and other basic information (together, “Customer Personal Data”). You can amend or update the information you have entered into the Site at any time.

1.2 We need to collect a unique identifier from Audience Members when you use the Mobile Application in order to facilitate the provision of the Solution allowing you to participate in the Event and receive the Content. As standard we only collect an Audience Member’s email address (“Audience Personal Data”) unless an alternative unique identifier is selected by our Customer.

1.3 By registering your details on the Site you permit us to process your Customer Personal Data and contact you via email or telephone, for the purposes of monitoring the provision of the services through the Site, the Mobile Application and the Solution, in order to fulfil our contract to you as a Customer.

1.4 By registering your details on the Site as a free user you permit us to process your Customer Personal Data and contact you via email or telephone, for the purposes providing you with relevant information pertaining to our Site, the Mobile Application and the Solution, and ensuring you are happy with the level of service you are receiving, on the basis of legitimate interest as a Customer.

1.5 By registering your details on the Mobile Application, you consent to us, and the providers of any presentations you attend via the Solution, to process your Audience Personal Data in order for the Mobile Application and the Solution to function allowing you to participate in the Event and receive the Content, and participate in any interactivity, on the basis of legitimate interest as an Audience Member.

1.6 When registering your details on the Mobile Application you are able to provide clear consent to the processing and use of your Audience Personal Data for a specific purpose, as defined by us and/or our Customers at the point of providing that data. You have the option of not providing consent, in which case your personal details will only be held in order to provide product functionality according to our Terms & Conditions.

1.7 Provided that you consent to receiving such communications, we (where the Presenter is using our free Solution) or our Customers (the providers of any Presentations you have attended via the Solution) may send you promotional emails about our or their own or third parties’ product developments, new products or special offers, or other information which we or they think you may find interesting, or for market research purposes, as defined at the point of consent.

1.8 Visitors to our website have the opportunity to download content by providing basic information including an email address (“Visitor Personal Data”). By registering your details on the Site in order to download information as a Visitor you are able to provide clear consent to the processing and use of your Visitor Personal Data for a specific purpose, as defined by us at the point of providing that data.

1.9 We will not share, trade or sell your personal information to any company or parties not directly associated with its proper use within the Site or as described above, except when you give us explicit permission.

1.10 We collate information about site traffic, sales, Interaction Data and other commercial information which we may use for internal purposes but this information does not include any information which can identify you personally.

1.11 In certain circumstances we may have a legal obligation to disclose personal information, and we reserve the right to do so.

1.12 Under certain conditions the individual has the right to invoke binding arbitration,

1.13 Reasonable and appropriate measures are taken to protect personal data from loss, misuse and unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. Risks are analysed and controlled under the ISO27001 certification.


2.1 Customer Personal Data and Audience Personal Data will be held by Glisser using appropriate safeguards to maintain its privacy and security. However, it should be noted that data transfers take place over Wi-Fi or mobile networks over which we have no control. No Customer Personal Data and only very limited Audience Personal Data is transferred between devices via our mobile application. This is limited to the email address entered into the device of the Audience Member using the Mobile Application. Twitter data is shared according to Twitter’s security policies. Email address details are only stored on our password-protected website.

2.2 Personal information related payment is managed by a third-party supplier who is PCI compliant. For more information please see: https://www.chargebee.com/security/

2.3 Data is held within a Microsoft Azure secure data server in the Netherlands and is only accessible from inside this data centre. Backups are also held securely inside the EU. More information on the physical security at this data centre is available from Microsoft, our third-party provider: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/trustcenter/privacy/

2.4 Your information may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). Any Personal Data you provide may be used by a subsidiary or an affiliate entity within the Glisser corporate family, partner entities and vendors and service agencies that we may engage to assist us, who may operate outside the EEA. Glisser will not otherwise provide your Personal Data to a third party without obtaining your prior consent, except in case of providing it to (a) successors in title to our business; or (b) a third party pursuant to laws or regulations; or (c) in order to enforce or apply the Terms and Conditions; or (d) to protect the rights, property or safety of others; or (e) as outlined in this Privacy Policy.

2.5 The transfer, storage or processing of Personal Data outside the EEA does not diminish your rights and we will take all reasonable steps necessary to ensure that any information that is transferred, stored or processed outside the EEA will be treated securely, in accordance with this Privacy Policy and with the same level of protection required by the Act.

2.6 The transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect Customer Personal Data and Audience Personal Data, and while we transferred all data over https we cannot guarantee the security of your data whilst it is being transmitted to or from our website; any transmission is at your own risk.


3.1 We will retain Customer Personal Data for two years after the Customer has ceased their use of the Solution and email contact with Glisser.

3.2 We will retain Audience Personal Data collected on behalf of Customers for six months after the associated Customer has ceased their use of the Solution and email contact with Glisser, unless otherwise requested by the Customer.

3.3 We will retain Audience Personal Data collected by use of the Glisser free Solution for two years after the point at which that Personal Data was collected via the Solution.

3.4 We will retain Visitor Personal Data for two years after the point at which it was submitted to our website or the last email contact with that individual.

3.5 The individual can choose (opt out) whether their personal information is (i) to be disclosed to a third party or (ii) to be used for a purpose that is materially different from the purpose(s) for which it was originally collected or subsequently authorised by the individuals.

3.6 Sensitive information (i.e., personal information specifying medical or health conditions, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership or information specifying the sex life of the individual) is not collected by the organisation.


4.1 You have the right to request copies of all Personal Data processed by us relating to you, and the right to erasure of any Personal Data (except that processes based upon legal obligation or public task). You have the right to withdraw consent for us to process your data based upon this consent. You can request erasure or withdraw consent at any time via the contact form on this website. We will not charge for initial requests, but may make a small charge to cover our administrative costs on repeat requests.

4.2 Glisser is required to disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements, and its liability in cases of onward transfers to third parties

4.3 Individuals have the right to contact Glisser via email, telephone, letter, in order to limit the use and disclosure of their personal data

4.4 For security reasons we may ask for proof of your identity before we disclose information about you, or to you, via email or over the telephone.


5.1 The website may from time to time provide links to other third party websites, whose privacy practices may differ from those of Glisser. This Privacy Policy does not apply to those websites. If you submit Personal Data to any of those websites, your information is governed by their privacy policies and we do not accept any responsibility or liability in respect of third party websites. Please ensure you check the legal and privacy policy sections of any third-party websites you may access through the website before submitting Personal Data to them.

5.2. To transfer personal information to a third party acting as a controller, Glisser complies with the Notice and Choice Principles.  Organizations must also enter into a contract with the third-party controller that provides that such data may only be processed for limited and specified purposes consistent with the consent provided by the individual and that the recipient will provide the same level of protection as the Principles and will notify the organization if it makes a determination that it can no longer meet this obligation.  The contract shall provide that when such a determination is made the third party controller ceases processing or takes other reasonable and appropriate steps to remediate.

5.3   To transfer personal data to a third party acting as an agent, Glisser must: (i) transfer such data only for limited and specified purposes; (ii) ascertain that the agent is obligated to provide at least the same level of privacy protection as is required by the Principles; (iii) take reasonable and appropriate steps to ensure that the agent effectively processes the personal information transferred in a manner consistent with the organization’s obligations under the Principles; (iv) require the agent to notify the Glisser if it makes a determination that it can no longer meet its obligation to provide the same level of protection as is required by the Principles; (v) upon notice, including under (iv), take reasonable and appropriate steps to stop and remediate unauthorized processing; and (vi) provide a summary or a representative copy of the relevant privacy provisions of its contract with that agent to the Department upon request.


6.1 Please note that this Privacy Policy may be revised at any time so users are encouraged to visit this page every time they visit the website. This Privacy Policy was last reviewed on May 10th 2018.


7.1 A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

7.2 The Site uses cookies to:

(a) distinguish you from other users of the website;

(b) remember searched locations for quick future reference by visitors; and

(c) save login information.

7.3 This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse the website and also allows us to improve the website. By using the website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

7.4 We may use the following cookies:

(a) Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of the website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the website.

(b) Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way the website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

(c) Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to the website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.

(d) Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to the website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make the website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them below:

Session cookie. This cookie allows users to stay logged into the website whilst using it. This cookie is essential for the website as it enables us to manage communication between our servers. The session cookie contains the API key and an expiry time stamp. When the user logs out the cookie is destroyed.

Google Analytics Tracking. This cookie allows us to estimate our audience size view and analyse site usage. This cookie does not store information that can be used to identify individual users.

Google Adwords Remarketing Cookie. This cookie resides on the user’s computer and allows Google Adwords to show ads promoting Glisser to previous site visitors.

7.5 By using this website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.

7.6 Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies and do not collect any additional personal data.

7.7 You have the option to set your browser to either accept cookies openly, to notify you before accepting cookies, or to refuse cookies altogether. If you refuse cookies please note that certain website functionality, such as remembering your preferences, will not be available and you may not be able to access all or parts of the website.

7.8 Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 1 hour.


8.1 If you send a message to Audiences via the website or Solution then in doing so you are providing them with the information in that message. Glisser will not have any responsibility for how these Audiences use this information.


9.1 We’re committed to the Principles all personal data received from the EU in reliance on the Privacy Shield.

9.2 Glisser complies with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information transferred from the European Union and Switzerland to the United States.  Glisser has certified to the Department of Commerce that it adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles.  If there is any conflict between the terms in this privacy policy and the Privacy Shield Principles, the Privacy Shield Principles shall govern.  To learn more about the Privacy Shield program, and to view our certification, please visit https://www.privacyshield.gov/

9.3  Glisser commits to cooperate with EU data protection authorities (DPAs) and the Swiss Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner (FDPIC) and comply with the advice given by such authorities with regard to human resources data transferred from the EU and Switzerland in the context of the employment relationship.

9.4 Glissers internal complaints mechanism listed below: enquiries@glisser.com

Glisser (office 325/6)

Metal Box Factory,

30 Great Guildford Street,



9.5 Glisser is your subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

9.6  Glisser is liable in cases of onward transfers to third parties (see 5.1 & 5.2).

  1. Privacy Policy FAQs

10.1 What is privacy all about?

Privacy (which is also known as Personal Information Management or PIM) is the discipline of handling personal information in a strictly controlled manner, to meet the following objectives:

To be transparent about any personal information that is collected and what it will be used for

To protect the information from accidental or malicious loss, damage, unlawful processing or disclosure

For legal compliance

10.2 Is my personal information secure with Glisser?

While the safety of your personal information can never be 100% guaranteed, we take privacy extremely seriously and adopt many measures to minimise the risks. Furthermore, we are ISO27001 certified, committing to Integrity, Availability and Confidentiality of our Information Security Management System.

10.3 What can I do to protect my personal information?

There are a number of measures that you can take to protect your personal information, including:

Use strong passwords for all your online accounts:

Do not use trivial passwords (such as single dictionary words)

Do not use the same password for multiple accounts

Do use very long passwords (at least 10 characters, but preferably much longer)

Do use passwords which contain a combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers and special characters e.g. $%^& etc.

Do keep passwords securely (never written down, or shared with anyone) and changed periodically

Don’t automatically trust every web site or email which asks you to provide your personal information. Take time to check that the request is valid, and that the personal information requested is absolutely necessary for the services that you are looking to use

10.4 What is personal data?

The definition of personal data varies by different laws and regulations established around the world. Generally, personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. It includes include your name, email address, telephone number, or mailing address, and other information that directly identifies who you are. It also includes information that may be used to uniquely identify you, or a device you use, such as a cookie, or unique identifier. Pursuant to some privacy regulations, the Internet Protocol (IP) address associated with a work computer may be considered personal data.

10.5 Will Glisser sell my information if I sign up?

At Glisser, our users are not our products. We will not sell, rent or lease your personal data we collect from you.

10.6 What are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device. Cookies allow a website to identify a user’s device whenever that user returns to the website and are commonly used to make websites work more efficiently and enrich the user experience, as well as to provide information about your use of the site.

10.7 How can I manage cookies?

Most current browsers allow you to manage cookies stored on our computer. You may choose to reject all cookies, but this may result in our website not being accessible or have degraded functionality.

Apple Safari

Google Chrome

Mozilla Firefox

Contact us on privacy@glisser.com for any questions or more information.