FlowCon Privacy- and Cookie Policy

FlowCon International ApS, Trafikcenter Allé 17, DK-4200 Slagelse, Denmark, Phone: +45 58 50 52 30, e-mail: [email protected] (‘FlowCon’) respects your data privacy. The below Privacy Policy describes how FlowCon will, as data controller, collect and process personal data about you in connection with our services and the use of FlowCon’s website or the FlowCon App.

We also use cookies to give you a better experience. We share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners in accordance with our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies.

FlowCon Privacy Policy

FlowCon International ApS, Trafikcenter Allé, DK-4200 Slagelse, Denmark (’FlowCon’) respects your data privacy. This Privacy Policy describes how FlowCon will, as data controller, collect and process personal data about you in connection with our services and the use of FlowCon’s website www.flowcon.com, FlowCon’s Whistleblower System, or the FlowCon App.

1. Processing of Personal Data
We process the personal data for the following purposes and on the listed legal bases:

  • Being able to reply when contacting FlowCon through www.flowcon.com or other Contact Point (e-mail, social media platforms, whistleblower system, etc.)
    If you contact us, we will register the personal data that you provide to us (e.g. name, company, title, e-mail address, request details, etc.). Our customer service team has access to this data so we can help you with your request in the best way possible (GDPR article 6(1)(f)).
  • Administration of User Profile
    If you chose to create a user profile on our platform or our tools, you must provide personal data (e.g. name, company, country, e-mail and applicable user group). Based on what you click when logged in, our website technology will get to know you better, and based on this, will present content to you that you are likely to be interested in. Your e-mail address may be used to send you newsletters, surveys, or other marketing material (GDPR article 6(1)(f)).
  • Marketing
    We use cookies to create more relevant marketing for you and to present relevant content to you on our website and on 3rd party websites (re-targeting). This is based on your cookie-consent, and the subsequent use of the cookie data for marketing is based on our legitimate interest to brand our products and our business (GDPR article 6(1)(f)).
  • Events and Workshops
    If you sign up for participation in events or workshops arranged by FlowCon, we will register the personal data that you provide to use (including name, e-mail address, event, event date, etc.) in order to manage the event as well as your participation, confirming your participation, contacting you in case of any changes or cancellation, etc. (GDPR article 6(1)(b)).

2. Disclosure and Transfer of Personal Data
We disclose your personal data as described above. In addition to this, we make personal data available to our business partners, including IT suppliers that stores and process personal data on our behalf. Such business partners and suppliers are subject to FlowCon’s instructions regarding the storing and processing of personal data.
Some data processors or sub-processors may be located outside EU. The transfer of personal data is based on the EU Commission’s Standard Contractual Clauses, where applicable.

3. Retention Period
We store your personal data for as long as necessary (up to two years) to fulfil the purposes above and to comply with legal obligations, including bookkeeping legislation in the countries where we operate.

4. Your Rights
You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data when we process personal data for our legitimate interests or when we use your personal data for direct marketing.
Subject to certain statutory exceptions, you have the right to request access to the personal data we hold and process regarding you.
Further, you have the right to request us to rectify any personal data on you that might be incorrect, as well as the right to request us to restrict the processing of your personal data. You may request to receive any personal data on you that you provided to us in a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable format, if our processing of such personal data is based on your consent or a contract that you concluded with us (data portability). Upon your request we will erase personal data on you, unless we have a legal basis for continuing the processing.
You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority, such as the Danish Data Protection Agency.

5. Objection
You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data on certain grounds, e.g. you can object to the processing of your personal data that is based on our legitimate interests (GDPR article 6(1)(f)) or if used for direct marketing purposes, including profiling.

6. Changes to this Privacy Policy
We reserve the right to update or change this Privacy Policy at any time. If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through e-mail or by placing a prominent notice on our website.

Version 2.3, February 2024

FlowCon Cookie Policy

Mainly, FlowCon uses cookies to ensure functionality of the site, to track traffic to the FlowCon website, to optimize content on the pages, and to present relevant content to you on our website and on 3rd party website.

1. What are cookies?
This website, like most websites, works best when allowed to use cookies. When you visit the site, we may send (and store) a cookie on your computer. A cookie is a small text file sent by a web server to a web browser. This cookie enables the website to web server to collect specific, but restricted, information from the web browser about you as a visitor.

2. Cookie consent
By clicking ‘use necessary cookies only’ or ‘allow selection’ or ‘allow all cookies’ in the cookie banner, you give FlowCon permission to use the selected cookies. You will be able to withdraw or change your cookie consent at any time.

3. How does FlowCon use cookies?
We may use cookies to help us remember you when you visit the site again and to note which page(s) you view and any specific preferences that you may have selected along the way – we may use this information to personalize the content that is shown to you or to prevent certain things from happening.

We use various cookies on this site. These range from long-term cookies (to remember you or your preferences), to short-term, or session based, cookies that ‘expire’ when you close your browser window.

We may use a number of social media tools, both 3rd party and custom built, to enhance visitor interaction (such as ‘Like’, ‘Share’ or ‘Tweet’) on our website. If you already use these platforms their cookies may be set through our website and may be linked to your account with the provider. Data may then be used by them to customize certain adverts or functionality on their site(s) based on your usage of their service from this site.

We may use other 3rd party cookies (set from other websites, e.g. Google) to compile and store anonymous statistics about browsing patterns or site behavior and build up a demographic profile. This data is collected along with other visitor data to form a collective analytics report. It’s important to note that this data is not personally identifiable and is only used for reporting / statistical purposes.

4. What if I don’t want cookies?
You are not obliged to accept cookies (except for Mandatory Cookies, which are necessary for the site to run) and most browsers allow you to decline the acceptance of cookies. If you want to change your cookie consent, please click here. Please note that if you disable any cookies, certain services or pages on this website may not be available to you or may not function as intended.

Version 2.1, February 2021