Terms of use


The information on this site is subject to a disclaimer, a copyright notice and to the provisions of the Art.13 of the Council Regulation (EC) No 72/2008 of 20 December 2007 setting up the ENIAC Joint Undertaking. The ENIAC Joint Undertaking is a public-private partnership bringing together the R&D actors in nanoelectronics with the European Commission and the Member States (www.eniac.eu; eniac@eniac.europa.eu).


The ENIAC Joint Undertaking tries to keep the information on this website timely and accurate. However, the ENIAC Joint Undertaking does not give any warranty or other assurance, and may not be held liable in any way, as to the content of the material appearing on the site, its accuracy, completeness, timelessness or appropriateness for any particular purpose.
The ENIAC Joint Undertaking also tries to minimise disruption caused by technical errors. However, the ENIAC Joint Undertaking does not give any warranty or other assurance, and may not be held liable in any way, as to the operation, quality or functionality of the site. Access to the site may be interrupted, restricted or delayed for any reason and without notice.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, the ENIAC Joint Undertaking disclaims all responsibility for any damages or losses arising from the use of, or inability to use, this site or any material appearing on it, or from any action or decision taken as a result of using this site or any such material.
Hypertext links from this website may lead to third party sites. The ENIAC Joint Undertaking is not responsible for and has no control over the content of such sites. Information on the ENIAC Joint Undertaking, or information available via hypertext link from the ENIAC Joint Undertaking, is made available without responsibility on the part of the ENIAC Joint Undertaking. The ENIAC Joint Undertaking disclaims all responsibility and liability (including for negligence) in relation to information on or accessible from this site. The ENIAC Joint Undertaking has no control over the information on these sites and therefore assumes no responsibility, including as to the data protection rules applied by those external sites. You are encouraged to review the applicable privacy policies of any such external sites.

Use of technical information

Some ENIAC Joint Undertaking web pages use session cookies to facilitate a visitorís activity within a single session, but these cookies are not written as files to your computerís hard drive.
The ENIAC Joint Undertaking website also uses cookies files which are transferred to your computer's hard disk by a website. Cookies can store information about your preferences and other information which you need when you visit a website. Cookies are used to monitor our website traffic, to ensure better service levels and in order to provide you with certain features such as the customised delivery of certain information. To prevent the use of cookies you should activate the facility which is available in most web browsers that enables a user to deny or accept cookies. Statistical and analytical information collected through the standard operation of our internet servers and logs provides us with general and not individually specific information. The ENIAC Joint Undertaking will make no attempt to identify individual users, or to associate any technical information collected with any individual user, shall process such data only for the purposes set out in this Disclaimer or in our Privacy Policy (see below), and shall not make such data available to third parties without your prior informed consent.

Copyright Notice

© ENIAC Joint Undertaking 2011
Unless otherwise stated, the copyright, database rights and other intellectual property rights in all material published or otherwise available on or through this site are owned by the ENIAC Joint Undertaking. You are permitted to print or download extracts from this material for your personal use, other than in the case of images, diagrams or other material from other copyright holders. This material is allowed to be used for public use, provided the source is acknowledged. None of this material may be used for any commercial purposes.

Personal data protection

The ENIAC Joint Undertaking is committed to respect users' privacy. You can browse though most parts of this website without giving any information about yourself (see also use of technical information above).
In some cases, however, personal information is required in order to provide the services you request.

The ENIAC Joint Undertaking Data Protection Policy

The ENIAC Joint Undertaking complies with the provisions of the Article 13 Confidentiality of the Council Regulation (EC) No 72/2008 of 20 December 2007 setting up the ENIAC Joint Undertaking. It is defined by the DECISION OF GOVERNING BOARD OF THE ENIAC JOINT UNDERTAKING ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE REGULATION (EC) 1049/2001 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL REGRADING PUBLIC ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS.

As the data controller, the ENIAC Joint Undertaking is legally responsible for ensuring that the personal data held in its database and displayed on its website is processed in accordance with the above regulation as well as with Regulation 1049/2001 and Regulation 45/2001.

For any request or further information please contact:
ENIAC Joint Undertaking
TO 56 05/05, B-1049 Brussels

The Data Controller is:
ENIAC Joint Undertaking
TO 56 05/05, B-1049 Brussels

Confidentiality and Security

Any information which is provided by you will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality. We take appropriate security measures to protect our systems against unauthorised access or against unauthorised alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These include internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures.

Recipients and purposes of the processing

We restrict direct access to personal data to the ENIAC Joint Undertaking, and where required by the rules and regulations to the European Commission. These individuals are bound by confidentiality obligations and may be subject to discipline, including termination and criminal prosecution, if they fail to meet these obligations. We process personal information only for the following purposes : to deliver our services, including allowing experts to assess the projects published on our website, making their opinion available, and letting our users access this information and the description of the projects; we also process the personal data collected in order to inform you about our activities and in order to monitor the use of our website and to improve our service offerings, which may include from time to time inviting you to participate in polls or to answer tests or enquiries. The data will, under no circumstances, be used for commercial purposes, including for direct marketing purposes. We review our data collection, storage and processing practices to ensure that we only collect, store and process the personal information needed to provide or improve our services or for the purposes set out above.

Right of access to and right to rectify data

You have a right to access your personal data and to have it corrected if necessary, or possibly deleted but only for reasonably justified reasons. Although we do not use your data for such purposes, you should know that you always have the right to refuse the processing of your personal data for direct marketing purposes. If at any time after giving us personal information you decide that you no longer wish us to hold or use this information, or in the case that the information becomes out of date, you are free to notify us, and we will remove or rectify the information within a reasonable time and in accordance with legislative requirements. We may decline to process requests that are unreasonably repetitive or systematic or that prevent us from delivering our services, our contractual obligations or our legal duties, or that impose on us unreasonable constraints, or if they put at risk the privacy of others, or for which access is not otherwise required.


The ENIAC Joint Undertaking reserves the right in its sole discretion to amend this Policy at any time, and you should regularly check this privacy policy for any amendments and always refer to the latest available version.