collect any personal data from you when you use my website, and that I
therefore do not use any personal data from you related to your use of my website.
If you send me emails, I will collect and securely record the data you share in your email, but will only use it for professional exchanges and networking.
- What data do I collect?
- How do I collect your data?
- How will I use your data?
- How do I store your data?
- What are your data protection rights?
- Privacy policies of other websites
- Relevant contacts
What data do I collect?
I do not collect any data from you when you visit my website. In particular, I do not collect the following data: personal identification information (name, email address, phone number, etc.).
How do I collect your data?
I do not collect any data from you through my website. On the website itself, I do not collect data and process data, as there is no online registration or order for my services, no voluntary survey or feedback, and no browser cookies when you view or use my website.
If you were to send me an email to the contact address mentioned on the website, you would directly provide me any data and meta-data that would be in your email, which includes personal identification information, such as your name, email address, and any other information you choose to share in your email. This information will be stored on my email server, in the form of your initial email and any subsequent email exchange we may have. If I record your contact information in my contact list (such as your name, email address, phone number, organisation, and job title), or in my online calendar and tasks, this will also be stored on my email server.
How will I use your data?
Since I do not record have any data about you from my website, there are no applicable uses.
As for data I collect if you send me an email, I collect such data so that I can:
Hold email exchanges with you on specific topics.
Be connected with you for professional networking, which entails occasionally emailing you about professional issues of interest or connecting with you on websites such as LinkedIn or academia.edu.
How do I store your data?
Since I do not record have any data about you from my website, there is nothing to store.
As for data I collect if you send me an email, I securely store your data via my email provider, France-based professional service Gandi. I have set up security precautions to keep this data safe, including strong passwords and two-factor authentication.
This data is also stored locally on my computer and on my smartphone. I have set up security precautions to keep this data safe, including strong passwords and strong encryption.
Lastly, I reguarly back up my data, including data I collect if you send me an email. My back-ups are stored locally on hard drives, with strong encryption and passwords, and on a dedicated cloud server, with strong encryption, passwords and two-factor authentication.
My two-factor authentication system is itself protected by password.
I will keep data collected from emails you send
me without time limitation unless you ask me to delete your personal
identification data. If you ask me to delete such data, I will promptly delete your
contact record from the contact list on my email server, so that it is not
available to me any more going forward. Please note that I will be unable to
delete past records and back-ups that hold your personal identification data.
However, I will make sure to delete your personal identification data from my server-based
contact list at the time, so that your data will not be on my email server any
I will not send you information about my services. I might send you an email if I think I have information or ideas that may be of interest to you alone or to us both, as part of my professional networking and collaborations. You may always opt out of this, and you have the right at any time to stop me from contacting you for such purposes. If you no longer wish to be contacted for such purposes, please send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What are your data protection rights?
I would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights, as set out in the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Every user is entitled to the following:
- The right to access – You have the right to request me for copies of your personal data. If this is quick for me to do, I will do so for free. If this turns out to take me more than one (1) hour because I hope a large amount of personal data about you, I may charge you a small fee for this service.
- The right to rectification – You have the right to request that I correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request me to complete the information you believe is incomplete.
- The right to erasure – You have the right to request that I erase your personal data, under certain conditions.
- The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that I restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
- The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to my processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
- The right to data portability – You have the right to request that I transfer the data that I have collected to another organisation, or directly to you, under certain conditions.
If you make a request, I have one month to
respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please
contact me at my email: email@example.com.
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- What types of cookies do I use?
There are a number of different types of cookies, and my website uses none of them:
- Functionality – cookies that are used so that websites recognise you on a website and remember your previously selected preferences. These could include what language you prefer and location you are in. A mix of first-party and third-party cookies are typically used. Again, my website does not use any kind of cookies.
- Advertising – cookies that are used to collect information about your visit to a website, the content you viewed, the links you followed and information about your browser, device, and your IP address. Organisations sometimes share some limited aspects of this data, or all of it, with third parties for advertising purposes, or they may share online data collected through cookies with their advertising partners. This means that when you visit another website, you may be shown advertising based on your browsing patterns on a previous website. Again, my website does not use any kind of cookies.
- How to manage cookies
Privacy policies of other websites
a) How to contact me
b) How to contact the French Information Commissioner's Office
Should you wish to report a complaint or if you feel that I have not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner, you may contact the French Information Commissioner’s Office, which is called “Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés” (CNIL; English language here).
The phone standard is open all working days from 9.30 am to 5 pm Paris time. Call: +33 (0)1 53 73 22 22.
3 Place de Fontenoy
75334 Paris cedex 07