Is BidTheatre a member of the IAB Transparency & Consent Framework?
Yes, BidTheatre is a member of the Global Vendor List with id 30.
What versions of the IAB TCF is supported by BidTheatre?
BidTheatre supports both v1.1 and v2.0 of the TCF.
Does BidTheatre support ingesting OpenRTB GDPR objects from bid requests?
Yes, since May 25th 2018.
How will BidTheatre handle bid requests after GDPR?
|Will do basic ad selection||Will use Personal Data & Possibly User Sync|
|IAB GDPR fields not present||Yes||Yes*|
|IAB GDPR fields present, user not in EEA||Yes||Yes|
|IAB GDPR fields present TCF v1, user in EEA|
|- Consent given for TCF v1 purpose 3||Yes||Yes|
|- Consent not given for TCF v1 purpose 3||Yes||No|
|IAB GDPR fields present TCF v2, user in EEA|
|- Consent given for TCF v2 purposes 2 and 4||Yes||Yes|
|- Consent not given for TCF v2 purposes 2 and 4||Yes||No|
* Note that this may be subject to change.
BidTheatre will also use personal data on inventory that indicates Legitimate Interest as legal basis.
TCF v1 Purpose 3 = Ad Selection, Delivery & Reporting
TCF v2 Purpose 2 = Select Basic Ads
TCF v2 Purpose 3 = Select Personalised Ads
Should SSP block bid requests without consent?
BidTheatre prefers to receive bid requests regardless of the SSP's status with consent support.
SSP Initiated User Syncing
BidTheatre will parse "gdpr" field on user sync calls. If gdpr=1, "gdpr_consent" parameter will be parsed for consent. Response will only be made if consent is given. Fields are returned back to SSP user sync if instructions how to receive them has been given to BidTheatre.
BidTheatre Initiated User Syncing
|IAB GDPR Fields||Will User Sync||Will send IAB GDPR fields|
|Impression||IAB GDPR fields present||Yes||Yes|
|Impression||IAB GDPR fields not present||Yes for now, may change||Yes|
|Segment||If account verified consent||Currently not sent*|
|Cookie Group||If account verified consent||Currently not sent*|
|Conversion Tracker||If account verified consent||Currently not sent*|
* Few advertisers currently have a Consent Management Provider (CMP) installed that can be used to generate a proper IAB Vendor Consent String. However, a call made by BidTheatre should be interpreted as if the BidTheatre seat has verified consent collection.