The data controller is The Danish Research Foundation (“us”, “we”, or “our”), CVR no. 16205036, Herlev Hovedgade 207, 2730 Herlev, Denmark.
Protection of your privacy is important to us. This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our website and the choices you have associated with that data.
The Danish Research Foundation protects your data and privacy by taking all relevant measures in accordance with applicable legislation, especially the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (“GDPR”) and the Danish Data Protection Act.
Information collection and use
When you sign up for our newsletter, we ask you to provide us with certain personal information that can be used to contact you. This information includes:
First name and last name
Business information: website, what kind of organization you represent
Purpose of processing: We use the personal information only to send you, our newsletter. Only the team of The Danish Research Foundation has access to this information, and we will not disclose your information to others without your explicit consent except as explicitly set out below:
We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By subscribing to our newsletter, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp’s privacy practices here.
When the data is no longer necessary for the purpose for which it was collected it will be deleted. You have the right to unsubscribe from the newsletter and request that we delete your data at all times.
When you register for our events, we ask you to provide us with certain personal information that can be used to contact you. This information includes:
- Email address
- First name and last name
- Phone number
- Business information: company name, idea, website
Purpose of processing: We use the information provided to contact you regarding the event you signed up for and possibly follow-up events.
You can at all times request to view and delete the data we store about you. When the data is no longer necessary for the purpose for which it was collected it will be deleted.
Some of our events are executed with partners. If this is the case, we state the partners in the event description. For events held with partners, we might share the sign-up information with the partners involved.
We also collect information how the website is accessed and used (“Usage Data”). We use a third-party provider, Google Analytics, to collect this data.
This Usage Data includes information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g., IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data. We do not send personally identifiable data to Google.
Purpose of processing: We use the usage date to identify what content is most interesting to our website visitors, where they are based and how long they spend on each page. We do this to continuously improve our website and services.
Links to Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or services.
Embedded content from other websites
Our website may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. This is for example the case if we embed maps from Google Maps or videos from YouTube.
The Danish Research Foundation
Right to lodge a complaint
If you think that your data protection rights have been breached, you can lodge a complaint with the national Data Protection Authority (DPA):
Datatilsynet, Borgergade 28, 5, 1300 Copenhagen K
Tel. +45 33 1932 00