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This Privacy Notice mainly covers the collection and processing of Personal Data of the TA3 website visitors, newsletter subscribers and those registering to events organised or co‑organised within the scope of the TA3 consortium, as well as people that the TA3 consortium engages with, in the framework of its mission and activities.
Information we collect and how we use it
- a) If you visit the www.ta3alliance.org website (hereinafter the “website”) or contact our staff members directly:
- We may collect your Personal Data when you contact us with individual questions via the form to be accessed on the website or by contacting our staff directly through the email addresses provided on the website.
- We may collect your Personal Data when you contact us for the registration of TA3 events, including multiplier events, thematic conferences, and other events related to the work of the project.
The TA3 consortium does NOT collect, process, store or use Personal Data from individuals aged less than 16 years.
- b) If you are an external stakeholder seeking information about TA3 consortium and our activities
- We may collect your name and contact information, including but not limited to name, company, job title, business address, email address and telephone number following the exchange of business cards or when you request orally or in writing to be added to our mailing list and/or newsletter.
- We may use your details to contact you about TA3 consortium activities, programmes and events and to organise such activities, programmes and events. Please note that if you do not provide the personal information we require, this may delay or prevent us from providing certain services to you. However, we will always ask your legal consent to proceed with the previously mentioned actions.
- We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. Learn more about Mailchimp’s privacy practices here.
How we disclose your information
- We may share your Personal Data within the TA3 consortium’s internal organisation where reasonably necessary or desirable for us in order to carry out the above-mentioned purposes.
- We may share your Personal Data with third-party service providers who provide services on our behalf. These third parties may have access to or process your Personal Data as part of providing services to us.
- We may preserve and disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with applicable laws, in response to a court order, judicial or other government subpoena, warrant or request, or to otherwise cooperate with law enforcement or other governmental agencies.
- We also reserve the right to preserve and disclose your Personal Data that we believe, in good faith, is appropriate or necessary to (i) take precautions against liability, (ii) protect ourselves or others from fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful uses or activity, (iii) investigate and defend ourselves against any third-party claims or allegations, (iv) protect the security or integrity of the Site and any facilities or equipment used to make the Site available, or (v) protect our property or other legal rights (including, but not limited to, enforcement of our agreements), or the rights, property, or safety of others.
- If you consent to our disclosure of information to a third party, such as business partners, or as otherwise authorised under applicable law.
Links to other websites
The site contains links to third-party websites which are not managed by the TA3 consortium. Any Personal Data you provide on third-party websites is subject to those third-parties’ privacy policies. We are not responsible for the practices and policies of such third-party websites.
How do we keep your data safe?
We take all measures necessary – organisational and technical – to make sure your data remains protected against data breaches (e.g. unauthorised access, alterations or disclosures; unlawful or accidental destruction or loss).
TA3 partners’ staff is aware of the importance of data protection and respects the privacy, confidentiality and security of your Personal Data.
What happens in the case of a data breach?
In the case of a data breach we will use all technical and organisational means available to contain and eliminate the breach. If we become aware that such breach might imply a high risk to the rights and freedoms of persons involved, we will communicate the Personal Data breach to the people concerned as soon as possible via email or any other means available.
How long do we retain your Personal Data?
The TA3 consortium keeps your data for as long as your relationship with the TA3 consortium or any of its partners persists (e.g. if you are a newsletter subscriber). In the case of attending to an event organised by TA3 your Personal Data will be deleted 12 months following the end of the event. This is without prejudice to specific limitation periods foreseen by law allowing to conserve Personal Data for longer periods of time.
If you would like to update the Personal Data provided when registering to the TA3 newsletter, please write an email to email@example.com. You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Subject to applicable law, you may have the right to request access to and receive information about the Personal Data we maintain about you, update and correct inaccuracies in your Personal Data, and have the Personal Data blocked or deleted, as appropriate. You also may have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data and withdraw your consent to our processing of your Personal Data at any time. The right to access Personal Information may be limited in some circumstances by local law requirements. Please note that you may not be able to benefit from all features of the Site if you request the deletion of your Personal Data, object or withdraw your consent to the processing your Personal Data.
If you would like to exercise your rights or withdraw your consent, please contact us by the means provided at the conclusion of this Policy.
This privacy notice was updated on 2 October 2020. We may make periodic changes to this privacy notice. This will be informed via our website and email, respectively. All changes will be effective from that date. However, in the event that any modifications to this privacy notice materially alter your rights or obligations hereunder, we will make reasonable efforts to notify you of the change and, where required by applicable law or as we otherwise deem appropriate, to obtain your consent.
How to contact us
The TA3 partners are collectively responsible for Personal Data collected on the website. If you would like to exercise your rights or if you have questions regarding the Personal Data we collect, you can send us an email at email@example.com
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