Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement for Open.Catalyst Website

The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for the Open.Catalyst website.

Information gathering

The website may collect your IP address, pages visited, as well as information about your browser type and operating system.

Use of information

Website administrators may use the information collected to tailor site content to user needs, generate aggregate statistical reports, and diagnose problems. At no time do we disclose site usage by individual IP addresses.

Person information

All information about our staff has been posted with their consent. There may be extenuating circumstances where staff members are not listed here at their request.


This site has security measures in place to help prevent unauthorized access to and misuse of the personally identifiable information under our control.


If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your interactions with this site, contact

This website may contain links to other independently run websites within the Harvard network and to some sites outside the “” domain. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

Changes to this Statement

Any material changes to this statement will be posted prominently on the first page of our website for a reasonable time before such changes go into effect.

Effective Date

The effective date of this statement: December 1, 2019