Mailing list privacy policy

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most important change in data privacy regulation in 20 years. S4D4C takes the protection of your personal information very seriously and adheres strictly to the rules set down by data protection legislation. The following statement provides an overview of how we ensure this protection and explains which types of data we collect for which purposes, how we handle your data and your rights. In accordance with European law, we hereby inform you about the processing of your personal data.

As the host of and of the websites, the Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI) – contact see below – is processing the personal data you are providing by registering to our Mailing List.

By continuing the registration, you consent to the processing of your data.

Your data is stored/ processed for the following purposes: your email address will be used to inform you of science diplomacy news and events.

You have the right to oppose the further processing of your data and to unsubscribe to our newsletter at anytime. To do so, please send us an email at

In case there is any need emerging to transfer your data, you will be informed beforehand.
Your personal data will be stored for a maximum period of 5 years starting with the date of your registration to the mailing list. After this time period your data will be automatically deleted. No automated decision making (including profiling) is performed.

You have the right to request from ZSI the access to and rectification or erasure of your personal data. You can also completely object to processing your personal data by ZSI. Furthermore, you have the right to obtain your personal data in a common format (“data portability”).In any of these cases, please visit our data protection portal or write your request to the email provided. Finally, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.

At any time you can also visit our data protection portal to obtain complete information about our processing activities involving your personal data. There you find further information on how to enforce your rights.

Contact details:

Zentrum für Soziale Innovation / Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI)

Linke Wienzeile 246

1150 Vienna, Austria

Fn: 401151d


ZSI Data protection portal: