Privacy Policy

This Privacy Statement provides an overview on which personal information will be collected from
you when visiting the website, how this information will be processed and used.

Your personal data are processed in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European
Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals regarding the
processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive
95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation).

1. Cookies

iCARE4CVD website uses cookies. Cookies are small files which that can be stored on a user’s
computer and allow to save information about users and their experience in the website.
We use two types of cookies:

  • Essential – cookies that are necessary for a website to function properly by enabling basic
    functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. These cookies
    cannot be turned off.
  • Performance – cookies which measure how often you visit our website and how you use it.
    We use this information to get a better sense of how you engage with our content.

We use Google Analytics Tracker to understand how you navigate between pages and whether you
have downloaded anything. No personal information is collected from Google Analytics. For further
information on the privacy policy concerning Google Analytics, please click here.

Please note that you can block or allow cookies. Our entire website would be still accessible if
cookies are blocked. To learn how to enable and disable cookies, please visit your browser’s website:

  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Safari
  • Opera

2. What (types of) personal data will be collected?

The information collected, including personal and non-personal data, are the following: email
address and name.

If you subscribe to our newsletter and provide us with your e-mail, it will be saved in a protected
database with the sole purpose of sending you newsletters about the project.

If you contact us with your e-mail and name, we will use the only data to reply to your email.

3. What is the legal basis for the processing?

Your personal data are processed in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European
Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the

processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive
95/46/EC (hereinafter GDPR).
The data subjects are invited to provide their personal information through an online form. The legal
basis for this processing operation is consent. You can withdraw your consent at any time by writing
an email to the following address: info@icare4cvd.eu

4. Who is responsible for the data processing?

The Data Processor for this processing operation is Catalyze Group.

5. Who are the recipients of the personal data?

If you subscribe to our newsletter, the personal information will be used on the MailChimp platform only for the purpose of sending newsletters.

If you contact info@icare4cvd.eu using the contact form on our website, your email will be saved on that specific email inbox, only accessible to the ICARE4CVD’s project coordinators (Hans-Peter Brunner-La Rocca – University of Maastricht, Dirk Müller-Wieland – Aachen University, Nicholas Ciccone – Novo Nordisk ) and project managers (Misha Schepers – University of Maastricht, Mafalda Ferreira and Jordan Hoes – Catalyze B.V.).

6. Social media interactions

iCARE4CVD website integrates social media interactions allowing to share the project’s website content on social media platforms and other related actions. By using these interactions, your personal data may be shared with a wide audience including, in some cases, those who are not logged on to the specific social media selected.

The applicable data protection provisions of the social media integrated in the iCARE4CVD website may be accessed under the following links:
– Twitter – https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=en;
– LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy;

7. For how long will the personal data be stored?

All data will be deleted 3 years after the ending of the project (April 2031).

8. How will the personal data be protected?

Information is stored on password-protected server. Only authorised people can access the
information.

9. Who can I contact when I have question or complaint?

You can reach us at: info@icare4cvd.eu or icare4cvd@catalyze-group.com .