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The information provided on this site is subject to a clause exempting responsibility, to a Copyright notice, and to the regulations applicable to personal data protection, including conditions of use.

Responsibility exemption clause

IK4 disclaims any responsibility with respect to the information found outisde this web site and not managed directly by our webmaster.

The function of the links appearing on this page is exclusively to provide information for the user about the existence of other sources of information on the subject on the Internet, where the user can find data in addition to the data offered on this web site. These links do not constitute a suggestion, an invitation or recommendation to visit those destinations, and therefore IK4 will not be held responsible for the consequences resulting from said hypertext links.

Under no circumstances will IK4 be responsible to third parties for any damage, be it direct or indirect, economic, loss of clientele or loss of profits, resulting from the use of www.ik4.es

Copyright notice

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Reproduction is authorized if the source is cited, unless indicated to the contrary. In those cases where prior authorization is needed for reproduction of the use of textual data or multimedia (sounds, images, programmes, etc.), said authorization will cancel the above-mentioned general authorization and will make clear mention of the possible restrictions of use.

Personal data protection

IK4 is committed to respect for the user's intimacy. Therefore, IK4 has adopted the legally required levels of personal data protection, based on Royal Decree 1720/2007 which passes the Regulation implementing Organic Law 15/1999 on the protection of data of a personal nature. Likewise it strives to use all the additional available technical protection means.

The web site ik4.es may use cookies, when users visit its pages, for the recognition of their browser, of the language chosen for browsing and of other elements which the user can configure. Users may configure their browsers in order to be informed of the reception of cookies and to prevent, where they so wish, their installation on their hard disk. Please consult the instructions and manuals of your browser to find more information on this subject.

As a general rule, in order to contact IK4, personal details will be requested through a form. In this respect, a designated representative will determine the ends and means of treatment of the personal data and will ensure the compliance of the service or content with the privacy policy, which will be specified:

Privacy declaration

With this privacy declaration, IK4 demonstrates its policy on the use of the information which you have provided:

  • What information is collected, to what end and through which technical media: IK4 collects personal information only insofar as it is needed to achieve a specific purpose. The information will not be reused for a purpose which is incompatible with the purpose described.
  • Who will your data be revealed to: IK4 will only reveal information to third parties if it is necessary for the fulfilment of the objective previously stated and only to the persons (or category of persons) mentioned.
  • How to access your data, check accuracy and, where necessary, correct it: As the subject of the information, you also have the right to refuse the handling of your personal data for legitimate motives, except when the data is collected in fulfilment of a legal obligation or is required to fulfil a contract to which you are a party or which must be used for a purpose for which you have given your express consent.
  • What information is collected, to what end and through which technical means: IK4 collects personal information exclusively insofar as it its necessary to achieve a specific purpose. The information will not be reused for a purpose which is incompatible with the purpose described.
  • Who will your data be revealed to: IK4 will only reveal information to third parties if it is necessary for the fulfilment of the objective previously stated and only to the persons (or category of persons) mentioned.
  • How to access your data, check their accuracy and, where necessary, correct them: As the subject of the information, you also have the right to refuse the handling of your personal data for legitimate motives, except when the data are collected in fulfilment of a legal obligation or are necessary to fulfil a contract to which you are a party or which must be used for a purpose for which you have given your express consent.
  • How long will your data be kept: IK4 only keeps the data for the time necessary to meet the objective of its collection or of its later processing.
  • What safety measures are taken to safeguard the information against a possible abuse or unauthorized access. IK4 has adopted the legally required safety levels for personal data protection, and has installed all the available technical means and measures to avoid the loss, misuse, alteration, unauthorized access and theft of the personal data provided to IK4. The company will inform you of these, on written request, signed by the applicant, and sent to IK4 Research Alliance , Avenida Otaola, 20, 20600 Eibar (Gipuzkoa) España.
  • The family of Internet sites in the ik4.es domain, offers links to third party sites. Given that there is no control over these links, we suggest you read with care their privacy policies.

Rights of access, cancellation, rectification and refusal

The rights of users are recognised and can be exercised with regard to access, cancellation, rectification and to refusal, and their right is also recognised to be informed of transfers realized, by contacting IK4. Writing to the following address: IK4 Research Alliance , Avenida Otaola, 20, 20600 Eibar (Gipuzkoa) España.

About the services and contents offered by the www.ik4.es web site

  1. Information services, which provide citizens, the communications media, businesses, administrations and others in positions of responsibility with easy and effective access to the information, thus increasing the transparency and understanding of the policies and activities of IK4.
  2. Interactive communication services, which allow greater contact with citizens, communications media, businesses, civil society and public actors and which thus enable consultations on IK4 initiatives and policies.

Conditions of use

The use of the IK4.es web site is governed by the regulations established in this legal notice. By using it, you accept the conditions of use.

IK4.es and all its material belongs to IK4 Research Alliance Association, registered at the 1º section of the Associations Registry Office, at the address Avenida Otaola, 20 in Eibar.

The ik4.es web site, or any part of the same, cannot be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold or exploited for any commercial or other purpose which is not expressly authorized by our company.

The modification of the materials or their use for any other purpose constitute a violation of Copyright and of other rights of the registered trademark.

On legal grounds, IK4 will and must disclose all information that is required of it to the competent authorities according to Spanish law where a pertinent court order is issued, which will only occur when a judge has a firm suspicion that the user has carried out illegal activity. Under these circumstances, and in pursuit of collaboration with the law, IK4 may register and later provide for the police, upon presentation of the legally required court order, information relating to the IP address which identifies the user?s connection, along with the exact time of the connection, names of the user and passwords, amongst other data. In any event, the IP addresses and the times of connection are only registered in those services where there is suspicion that a user may be making illegal use of those services.

  • AZTERLAN
  • CEIT
  • CIDETEC
  • GAIKER
  • Ideko
  • Ikerlan
  • Lortek
  • Tekniker
  • Vicomtech

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