Cookies and privacy policy

We collect information in two different ways. Either via cookies, or when you type in data on our website.

Privacy policy

Use of personal information
No personal information is given to a third party without your specific approval of this, and we never collect personal information that you have not shared with us during registration, purchase, or participation in a survey, etc. In these situations information about name, address, postal code, e-mail address, sex, age, interests, positions, and knowledge of certain subjects is stored.

Personal information is used to complete the purchase or service which the information is collected in connection with. The information is also used to gain more knowledge of you and other users of the website. This use may include, among other things, surveys and analyses regarding an improvement of our products, services, and technologies as well as viewings of content and advertisements customised to your interests.

Contact regarding personal information
If you want access to the information registered about you with The Danish Society of Engineers, IDA, please contact webteam@ida.dk. In case of incorrectly registered data, or if you have other objections you can contact us here as well. You can get access to what information is registered about you, and you can make objections to any registration in reference to the rules of the Danish Act on Processing of Personal Data.

Protection of personal data
According to the Danish Act on Processing of Personal Data your personal information must be kept safe and confidential. We keep your personal information on limited access computers in controlled surroundings, and our security measures are checked often to determine whether our user information is handled securely and according to your rights as user. However, we cannot guarantee 100% security at data transfers via the internet. This means that there is a risk that others unlawfully gain access to information when data is sent and stored electronically. Thus, you handover your personal information at your own risk.

Personal information is deleted or depersonalised continuously as the purpose its storage ends. Personal information is stored a maximum of 12 months after use. The fast development of the internet means that changes to the way we handle personal information may become necessary. Therefore, we reserve the right to update and change current guidelines for handling of personal data. If we do change guidelines we will of course change the date for “last updated” at the bottom of the page. In case of substantial changes we will notify you in a noticeable message on our website.

According to the Danish Act on Processing of Personal Data you have the right to know what personal information can be referred to you. In case the information or data handled about you is incorrect or misguiding, you have the right to have it rectified, deleted, or blocked. You can at any time object to the handling of personal information about you. Also, you can at any time retract your consent. Additionally, you can complain about the handling of information and data about you to the Danish Data Protection Agency, according to the Danish Act on Processing of Personal Data, paragraph 58, section 1.