Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how the IRIS project uses and protects any information that you give when you use this website.
The IRIS project is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. When we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. The IRIS project may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 01/10/2017.

 What we collect : 

If you use the contact form we collect your contact information including your name and email address.

 What we do with the information we gather : 

We require this information to be able to contact you back.

 Security :

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

 How we use cookies :

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Google Analytics :

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google”) Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that allows an analysis of the use of the site (including your IP-address). This is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to create reports about the website activities and to develop further service activities connected to the use of the internet. Google will transmit this information to third parties as long as this is legally permitted. Google will never share your IP-address with other Google data. You can prevent the installation of cookies by properly adjusting your browser software. However, this will prevent the use of many functions of this website. By using this website you agree with the way your personal data are being handled by Google in the aforementioned manner and you consent to the purpose as it is explained above.

Links to other websites :

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Get in touch

Any questions

Roel Massink

Project Coordinator IIRIS Smart Cities

Gemeente Utrecht
Ontwikkelorganisatie Ruimte
PO Box 16200, 3500 CE Utrecht
Stadsplateau 1, Utrecht, The Netherland

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