Privacy policy

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for Dutch Marine Energy Centre. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you.

We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization. If you have consented to receive content (newsletters and/or automatic information services) from us, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about upcoming events, new publications or content, or changes to this privacy policy.

Mailchimp

If you sign up for our newsletter, which is administered through Mailchimp, or if you register for our site, we will store some of your information, including your email address, IP address and certain information about the links you click within the emails we send you, on a Mailchimp server. Neither we nor Mailchimp will ever sell your email address or share it with any other party, unless we are legally compelled to do so. If you contact Mailchimp directly regarding your subscription to our newsletter, Mailchimp may contact you directly; otherwise, Mailchimp will never contact you. Only authorized Mailchimp employees have access to our subscriber list. You are always free to unsubscribe from our newsletter.

Cookies

We make use of both functional and analytical cookies on our website. We use cookies to gather data about the traffic to our website, as well as the usage of the website and the conversion into subscription to newsletters etc. Data analysis is done via Google Analytics. We do not share data with third parties. If you would like to know more, please feel free to contact us.

Your Access to and Control over Information

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do that at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in each Update - or by contacting us:

  1. See what data we have about you, if any.
  2. Change/correct any data we have about you.
  3. Have us delete any data we have about you.
  4. Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Security

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

Wherever we collect information, that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of our web page.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to information. The computers/servers in which we store personal identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via the contact form on the contact us page. Thank you.

Last edited: 20.05.2018