The ETAPAS project is committed to protecting your privacy and is developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Web Site of the ETAPAS project (Grant Agreement No 101004594) and governs data collection and usage. The Web Site falls under the responsibility of the ETAPAS Consortium and is concerned with the dissemination and exchange of information about the research conducted in the course of the project and the outcome of this work. By using the Web Site of the ETAPAS project, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
‘Session’ cookies remain in your browser during your browser session only, ie until you leave the website.
‘Persistent’ cookies remain in your browser after the session (unless deleted by you).
‘Performance’ cookies collect information about your use of the website, such as webpages visited and any error messages; they do not collect personally identifiable information, and the information collected is aggregated such that it is anonymous. Performance cookies are used to improve how a website works.
‘Functionality’ cookies allow the website to remember any choices you make about the website (such as changes to text size, customised pages) or enable services such as commenting on a blog.
By using this website, you agree that we can place these cookies on your computer/device for the stated purposes.
The ETAPAS project collects personally identifiable information to allow you joining the activities of the project, subject to your consent. You may share with us, on a voluntary basis, your name, surname, e-mail address and your organisational affiliation through the contact form of the ETAPAS website and/or by subscribing to our newsletter.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected. This information can include: browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by the ETAPAS project to provide aggregate statistics regarding the use of this Web Site, generated through the use of the Google Analytics.
The ETAPAS project encourages you to review the privacy statements of the Web Sites you choose to link to from this Web Site, so that you can understand how these Web Sites collect, use and share your information. The ETAPAS project is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web Sites outside of the www.etapasproject.eu domain.
The personal data collected will only be used:
We rely on the following as a legal basis for processing your information:
To the extent that we process any “special” or “sensitive” categories of personal data relating to you, we will do so because either: (i) you have given us your explicit consent to carry out such processing; (ii) the processing is necessary for the establishment, exercise, or defense of legal claims; or (iii) you have made the data manifestly public.
Access to your personal data is only granted through User ID/Password to a defined population of users, without prejudice to a possible transmission to the bodies in charge of a monitoring or inspection task in accordance with Union legislation. This data is held in the European Union and stored on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.
To ensure fair data processing, you can exercise a number of rights including:
If you are unsatisfied with the way in which we have handled your personal data or any privacy query or request that you have raised to us, you have a right to complain to a Supervisory Data Protection Authority.