Personal Information Consent for Watson Academy

Educational Monitoring and IBM Open Badge

IBM Watson Academy processes personal information to operate, maintain and provide you with features and functions that enhance the learning experience. We may also use the information to diagnose and resolve technical problems, maintain security, personalize content, and remember information to help you efficiently use your account. IBM uses aggregated metrics such as number of students, unique visit to site and pattern of usage to improve content and usability.

In order to access this site you will be asked to provide us information about yourself such as:

***Please note, failing to provide your personal information (name and email address), you will not be able to move forward and use our services. ***

We may use your email address to send you:
If you don't want to receive these messages, you can opt out by sending an e-mail to with the subject line NO_MESSAGES

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Right to access to the stored data If you want to request access to your data and make sure that they are accurate and lawfully entered, please send an e-mail to with the subject line Request_Access to the stored data

Right to Data portability

You have the right to receive the personal data concerning you, which you have provided, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and you have the right to transmit those data to another service provider without hindrance.

Data Erasure (Right to be forgotten)

If you want to request erasure of personal data concerning you (i.e. there is no need for processing your personal data), please send an e-mail to with the subject line Request_Data Erasure

Data Rectification

If you want to request rectification in case there are inaccurate personal data (i.e. incomplete personal data). please send an e-mail to with the subject line Request_Data Rectification

Objection to the processing

On grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time the processing of personal data concerning you, including profiling you can object at any time by sending a mail to with the subject line Request_Objection to the processing

Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority

You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the EU Member State of your habitual residence, place of work or place of the alleged infringement if you considers that the processing of personal data relating to you infringes the EU GDPR Regulation.


Withdrawal of Consent

If you choose to withdraw your consent for this site we will remove all your information. Removal of your information includes removal of access to the site, your training records, scores, and transcripts will be deleted.

Once records are deleted it will not be possible to restore them or provide any training history.

For further details about IBM Watson Academy and Open Badges please read here

IBM Open Badge Consent and Educational Monitoring

Please type I AGREE to confirm your agreement of the processing purposes noted above, including the sharing of your name, email address, and badge information with Person VUE Acclaim for the purpose of badge administration.