Privacy Policy

TWIN SEEDS is committed to protecting your privacy in accordance with our obligations as defined in the General Data Protection Regulation. The current data protection law is found in the Dutch Data Protection Act 

This privacy policy explains what information TWIN SEEDS collects about you and how it will be used. 

TWIN SEEDS promises to respect any personal data you share with us, or that we get from other organisations, and to keep it safe. We aim to be clear when we collect your data and not do anything you wouldn’t reasonably expect. 

Who we are 

TWIN SEEDS is a research project funded within the Horizon Europe program led by Politecnico di Milano (Grant agreement ID: 101056793) 

Our website address is: 


Data protection is a particularly high priority for the management of a European project. The webpages of the TWIN SEEDS project can be used without having to specify any personal data. However, should a data subject wish to use services through our website, the processing of personal data may be required. 

The purpose of this data protection statement is to inform you about our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you navigate our website and the choices you have associated with that data. We use your data to provide and improve the serveice. By using this website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. 

The TWIN SEEDS project is co-funded by the European Commission, therefore the EU data processing law applies. The policy on “protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the Community institutions” is based on EU regulation as described 

The data you provide will be used in compliance with the data protection principles described in Regulation (EC) 2016/679, namely the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 

Embedded content from other websites 

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. 

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website. 

Links to other websites 

Our website contains links to other websites run by other organisations. This privacy policy applies only to our website. We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other sites even if you access them using links from our website. 

In addition, if you linked to our website from a third party site, we cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of the owners and operators of that third party site and recommend that you check the policy of that third party site. 

Who we share your data with 

We always ensure that we have the necessary controls in place to protect the personal data you provide us with. 

If requested we may need to supply your information to the police, regulatory bodies or legal advisors. 

We will not share your data with any other third parties unless you have given your explicit consent for us to do so. 

How long we retain your data 

We will retain personal information about you for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes outlined in this Privacy Notice and within the scope of the TWIN SEEDS project for no longer than two years after project end (September 2025), unless a longer retention period is required by law and/or regulations. The User can always request that the Data Controller suspend or remove the data. 

What rights you have over your data 

Under the General Data Protection Regulation you have the right to request a copy of the personal information we hold about you. You also have the right to request that we erase any personal information we hold, where we have no compelling reason to continue processing this data. 

If you wish to request this information please contact We will require you to provide two forms of identification. Once we have received your information request and your identification we will respond within one month. 

Changes To This Privacy Policy 

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. 

We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Service, prior to the change becoming effective and update the “effective date” at the top of this Privacy Policy. 

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

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