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What is ViewPoint?

ViewPoint is the place where Business Assurance customers worldwide, members of this international community, can discuss, learn, do networking, interact with experts and share trends, data, best practices, etc. related to the TIC (testing, inspection, certification) market.

How can I become a member of ViewPoint?

Only DNV GL – Business Assurance customers can become ViewPoint's members. There are two ways: being a DNV GL - Business Assurance customer you will be invited from time to time to take part in some surveys around topics related to the TIC (testing, inspection, certification) market: your participation in the survey will be enough for you to become an active member of our community. Alternatively any DNV GL – Business Assurance customer can apply through "Join us".

Is registration/membership free?

Registration on ViewPoint, as well as being a member of ViewPoint, is entirely free and you will never be asked for any payment.

Why should I join ViewPoint?

Members of ViewPoint will have full access to data and reports resulting from the survey activities, benefit from networking opportunities, be invited to attend - free of charge - webinars, online forums or even workshops/events and benefit from other exclusive opportunities.

How often will I be invited to take part in on-line surveys?

During a calendar year there will be an average of 4 surveys (quarterly). In between, members of ViewPoint might participate in web-forum discussions or answer Quick Polls. Everything will be on a voluntary basis and without any obligation.

Will you try to sell me something?

No, the information you share with us is purely for market research purposes. Under no circumstances will we attempt to promote a service through a survey or any other initiative that takes place in ViewPoint.

I've forgotten my username and password: what do I do?

Just click on 'Forgot Password' below the 'Sign In' area and enter your email address. You will then receive an email to reset your password.

How do I change my Password and my Email address?

To change your password and email address, you should login, then click on 'My Profile' in your private area. Enter your new password and then confirm it. For your email address, enter your new address and click on 'Update'.

How can I change my personal information?

To change your personal information you must login and go to your private area. You will then have access to all your data, which you can modify at any time. Remember to click 'Update' after modifying your details.

How do I leave ViewPoint?

You can terminate your membership at any time by unsubscribing from the Community; this can be done by email. The termination will take effect up to 10 business days after the receipt of your notice. Please note that we do not generally send unsubscription confirmations unless you request it explicitly in your email.

What will you do with the information I share with you?

We collect a minimum set of personal data and typically those that enables us to contact you to take part in surveys. Other information available in 'My Profile' is collected because it helps us analyse our survey data by, for example, Country, company business, or company size (number of employees). When this is done, the results will be shown only in aggregated form and it will not be possible for any individual respondent to be identified from the results.

Who reads the findings?

The results from the surveys will be used internally, will be shared with ViewPoint's members in preview and will be used for marketing communication activities.

Will I get spam as a result of being a ViewPoint's member?

No. The Community has been created purely for market research and networking purposes and your personal data will not be shared with or sold to third parties.

How can I contact the ViewPoint's team?

This can be done through the 'Contact us' feature available in all the pages in the website.

Can I invite a friend or a colleague to join ViewPoint?

Since ViewPoint is a community available only to DNV GL – Business Assurance customers, you can invite a colleague to join ViewPoint.