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Privacy policy

May 2020

4TU Centre for Resilience Engineering (4TU RE) makes every effort to protect your privacy. In this privacy statement we will explain how we handle your personal data. We process personal data in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

This statement applies to 4TU RE website and the 4TU RE aanmelder websites which we use for event registration.

Collecting personal data
4TU RE makes use of software to analyse the number of visitors to its web pages and their click behaviour. This is based on your IP address (Internet Protocol address). The aim of this is to optimise, as far as possible, the information available and the way in which it is presented. The software does not analyse your identity and is used solely for the purpose outlined above.

4TU RE processes the following personal data:

The most important processes for which 4TU RE uses personal data are: 

4TU RE handles the personal data of the visitors to its website with care. Personal data will only be collected and stored if this is necessary in order to provide services, conduct transactions, distribute information or grant access. The information that we collect is always intended for a specific purpose; in other words we do not collect more information than is necessary for that purpose. We may also collect your details if you leave them on our website, in order to keep you informed of our activities and events.This information is stored securely.

Issuing to third parties
The information that 4TU RE collects about you cannot be accessed by everyone. Only employees and persons working for 4TU have access to information and then only if they need it in order to do their job.

Third parties may provide certain services, on behalf of 4TU RE, in executing an agreement. 4TU RE makes agreements with these data processors in order to guarantee confidential and careful handling of personal data. 4TU RE will only provide your personal data to third parties if this is necessary for the execution of an agreement and/ or to comply with a legal obligation. Your personal data will not be sold to third parties.

The categories of third parties with which 4TU RE shares data are:

Social media
Social media buttons are included in our websites. Please note that the administrators of these services collect your personal data.

Storing your information
4TU RE retains your personal data in accordance with the GDPR. The data is retained in accordance with the statutory retention period and for no longer than is strictly necessary in order to achieve the purposes for which the data was collected.

Protection of your personal details
4TU RE attaches great importance to protecting your privacy and takes appropriate measures in order to do so. We take organizational and technical measures to ensure that it is safe for you to visit our website. We use the available resources to minimize the risk of unauthorized persons gaining access to your personal details or unlawful use or disclosure of your details.

Of course you have the right to consult, correct or delete your personal data. You can submit a request by sending us an email. 4TU RE will respond to your request as soon as possible, but in any case within four weeks. 

If you are not satisfied with the way we handle your personal data, please contact 4TU RE via