Privacy Policy

Who we are

The International Society for Developmental Psychobiology (ISDP), the “Organization”. Our website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

When visitors submit a contact form we use the information provided to respond to the request for information, once the response has been made the contact form request is deleted.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We do not track your IP addresses, but we do track visits and hits in order to evaluate the website and improve the visitor experience.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with 3rd party companies, except through an agreement we have with our “Data Controller”, the conference and association management software providers, X-CD Technologies Inc. (the “Data Processor”) for the purpose of:

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

Only the ISDP has access to your information and we promise not to share your information with any third party supplier.

ISDP utilizes X-CD Technologies for member, meeting registration and abstract management. To learn how X-CD is complying with GDPR requirements, please click here.