Thank you for visiting our website, which has been developed and now runs in the frame of the Horizon 2020 Innovation Action “Co-designing and piloting demand-driven mechanisms, skill-sets and measures for stimulating and facilitating open innovation across European innovation systems”, or “INVITE” for short.
INVITE is being implemented by a consortium led by Q-PLAN INTERNATIONAL, while the website of INVITE is being managed and hosted by the Information Technologies Institute of the Centre for Research & Technology - Hellas. More information about the consortium of INVITE can be found here.
Type of personal information that we collect
While using our website, you may share with us, on a voluntary basis, your e-mail address, name, country, region and gender through the contact page of the INVITE website and/or by subscribing to our newsletter.
Use of personal information that we collect
Sharing of personal information that we collect
The website of INVITE will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law.
Storage and deletion of personal information that we collect
Any personal information your provide us through the INVITE website “contact us” is only used for communication purposes and securely stored on the INVITE’s website email server, by the Information Technologies Institute of the Centre for Research & Technology – Hellas only for as long as necessary for us to comply with our contractual obligations to the funding authority of INVITE, namely the Research Executive Agency (REA) of the European Commission, and no longer than 5 years from INVITE’s completion.
You can unsubscribe from our contact list and/or request for your personal information to be deleted anytime by opting to unsubscribe in the e-mails and/or newsletters that you receive from us, or by directly contacting us (e-mail: info @ invite-project.eu).
Security of personal information that we collect
INVITE’s website takes information security seriously and uses reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect.
You have a number of rights, which you can exercise at any time. In particular, you have the:
- Right to be informed: You have the right to be informed about the collection and use of your personal information, including the purpose for which we are processing this information, the period that we will retain it and with whom we will share it.
- Right of access: You have the right to ask from us to confirm whether we are processing personal information concerning you. Where that is the case, you can access your personal information that we are processing and relevant supplementary information.
- Right to rectification: You have the right to request from us modifications to your personal information in case you believe that it is not up to date, complete or accurate.
- Right to erasure (“right to be forgotten”): You have the right to ask us to erase your personal information that we are processing.
- Right to restrict processing: You have the right to request from us to restrict the processing of your personal information, with a view to limiting the way that we use this information.
- Right to data portability: You have the right to ask for your personal information to be provided back to you or transferred to a third party.
- Right to object: You have the right to object to us processing your personal information at any time for reasons related to your particular situation.
- Right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated processing (including profiling), which produces legal effects concerning you or similarly significantly affects you.
To exercise your rights, please contact INVITE or send us a notice to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please keep in mind that you also have the right to lodge a complaint a supervisory authority (e.g. the Data Protection Authority within your region or country), should you wish so.
We do not knowingly collect, use, or disclose information from children under the age of 16. If we learn that we have collected the personal information of a child under 16 we will take steps to delete the information as soon as possible. Please immediately contact us if you become aware that a child under 16 has provided us with personal information.
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You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish. If you do this, however, you may need to manually adjust your preferences every time you visit a website. For more information on how to manage cookies, please visit: http://www.aboutcookies.org/
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