Privacy Statement

At TNO Vector, your personal data is collected and processed. TNO is responsible for this. Find out here what TNO does with the information you actively provide to TNO through the website, how we safeguard it, and how you can exercise your GDPR rights.

What is personal data?

Personal data is information that can be traced back to you as a person. Examples of personal data are your name, home address and email address. You will find more information about personal data and privacy legislation on the website of the Dutch Data Protection Authority (Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens).

Which data is collected and for what purpose?

Below, you can see which data is collected directly through the website. The website also uses cookies and statistics. You can learn more about this in the cookie statement.

Data Processing Type of Data Legal Basis
Contact Form Name and email address Your consent
Newsletter Name and email address Your consent

How long does TNO Vector keep your personal data?

After you have filled out the contact form, your data will be removed from the website database after two months. A retention period of 10 years applies to the correspondence that follows the completion of the contact form.

If you have subscribed to the newsletter, your data will be stored as long as the newsletter is being sent out. If you no longer wish to receive the newsletter, you can easily unsubscribe by clicking the link at the bottom of the newsletter. Your data will be promptly deleted in that case.

How does TNO Vector secure your personal data?

TNO considers it very important that the personal data you provide is treated and secured with the greatest possible care. In order to optimally protect your personal data against loss, theft, unauthorized access or incorrect use, TNO takes appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal data.

These measures include measures to ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of personal data through physical, technical (access) controls. When using personal data in research TNO makes sure the research data is pseudonymized whenever possible.

Does TNO give personal data to other organisations?

The data you have provided in the contact form and when subscribing to the newsletter will remain with TNO and will not be shared with others.

More Information

You can find more information about data protection in TNO's general privacy statement, including details on how to exercise your rights and the contact information of the Data Protection Officer.


This privacy statement may be changed at any time by TNO without prior announcement. Changes come into effect as soon as they are published on this website.