We take the protection of your personal data serious and we will treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that entered into force on 25 May 2018.
Our Data Protection Policy, described here below, shall help you understand how we collect, use and protect the data provided by you.
Our website may as a rule be used without providing any personal data. If any personal data (e.g. name, email address) are collected on our pages, this will always occur, where possible, on a voluntary basis.
Our website uses functions of the web analysis „Google Analytics“ of Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA).
Cookies are used to analyze the usage of our website. The gathered information is transmitted to Google Inc. Your IP address will be immediately anonymized after recording. This enables only a rough localization. You can prevent the data generation, transmission and processing by Google Inc. by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.
Follow this link for further information regarding data processing of Google Inc.: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.
Third party cookies are set on your machine by external websites whose services are used on this site. Cookies of this type are the sharing buttons across the site allowing visitors to share content onto social networks. Cookies are currently set by LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. In order to implement these buttons, and connect them to the relevant social networks and external sites, there are scripts from domains outside of our website. You should be aware that these sites are likely to be collecting information about what you are doing all around the internet, including on this website. You should check the respective policies of each of these sites to see how exactly they use your information and to find out how to opt out, or delete, such information.
Incorporation of third party services and content
It may occur that within our website third party content, including for example YouTube videos, fonts of Google Fonts or maps of Google Maps are incorporated. In order to display this content, it is necessary for the provider to record the IP address of the user. We do not have any influence on whether third party providers store IP addresses, for example for statistical purposes.
All personal data provided by you via the contact form are processed for the purpose of processing your request.
The legal basis for processing of your personal data is your consent. You may withdraw your consent at anytime, please contact us by using the contact details indicated below.
Registration for an event
All personal data provided by you for the registration of one of our events will be processed for the purpose of handling your registration and participation to the event. In case of paid events, it might occur that we transmit your personal data to a payment provider for payment processing.
Legal basis is your consent given by using the online registration form created to register for the event or by providing us your registration information via other means (business card, email or in other form). You may withdraw your consent at anytime, please contact us by using the contact details indicated below.
Images of participants within events and list of participants
We process images for the purpose of reporting about our events. Images may be passed to media undertakings, social media platforms and similar services.
Furthermore, we might include your name, title and the name of your organization, your position in this organization and your email address in our list of participants. This list will be provided to the other participants of the same event to enhance interaction between the participants and to offer better opportunities for networking.
By participating in an event, you approve these data processings. Legal basis is your consent. You may withdraw your consent at anytime, please contact us by using the contact details indicated below.
If we receive your business card (at events, conferences, etc.) we will process your provided data for the purpose of informing you about our research activities and for invitations to events.
Personal data (name and email address) we receive from you will be processed for the purpose of informing you about our research, activities and events.
Legal basis is your consent given by using the online registration form or by providing us your registration information via other means (business card, email or in other form). You may withdraw your consent at anytime, please contact us by using the contact details indicated below.
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We store your data for the period necessary for the corresponding purposes of the above indicated data processings. Moreover, it might be necessary to regard further legal periods of storage and of limitation.
If necessary, we will provide your personal data to data processors. In the above-named data processings further recipients might be named.
GDPR gives you certain rights with regard to your personal data and your protection. The GDPR provides the following rights for individuals: the right to be informed, the right of access, the right to rectification, ther right to erasure, the right to restrict processing, the right to data portability, the right to object and specific rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling.
CONTACT DETAILS OF THE DATA CONTROLLER
For further questions regarding the use of your personal data within the i-DREAMS project, you can contact:
i-DREAMS project coordinator
Represented by the Transportation Research Institute (IMOB)
Wetenschapspark 5 bus 6
3590 Diepenbeek, Belgium
If you feel that we have incorrectly processed your data, you can file a complaint with the Data Protection Authority (“GBA”) as the supervisory authority.