Cookie policy

Introduction
Information about you is collected when you visit our website, which is used to customise and improve our content and to increase the value of the adverts displayed on the page. If you do not wish information about you to be collected, then please delete your cookies (please see instructions), and avoid further use of the website. Please find more information below on what is collected, its purpose and which third parties have access to them.

Cookies
The website uses “cookies”: text files that are stored on your computer, mobile or equivalent for the purpose of recognition, remembering settings, carrying out statistics and targeting advertisements. Cookies cannot contain malicious code such as viruses. It is possible to delete or block cookies (please see instructions here). If you delete or block cookies, adverts may become less relevant to you and occur more frequently. Furthermore, you may risk the website not functioning properly and find that there is content you cannot access. The website contains third-party cookies that to various extents can comprise frequent digital advertising third parties.

Personal data
General
Personal data is any kind of information that may be attributed to you to some extent. When using our website, we collect and process a variety of such information. This happens, for example, through ordinary access to content if you sign up for our newsletter, participate in competitions or surveys, register yourself as a user or subscriber or otherwise make use of services or purchases via the website.
We typically collect and process the following types of data: a unique ID and technical information about your computer, tablet or mobile phone, your IP address, geographical location and which pages you click on (interests). To the extent to which you explicitly consent to this and enter such information yourself regarding name, telephone number, email, address and payment information. This is typically associated with the creation of a login or purchase.

Security
We have taken technical and organisational measures against your information accidentally or illegally being deleted, published, lost, impaired, misused or becoming known by undesired parties or otherwise used in violation of the law.

Purpose
This information is used to identify you as a user and display advertisements that are most likely to be of relevance to you; to register your purchases and payments and to provide those services requested by you, such as forwarding a newsletter. Moreover, we use such information to optimize our services and content.
How long is information stored?
Information is kept for that period of time allowed by the law and we delete them when they are no longer necessary. This period depends upon the nature of the information and the reason for storing such information. Therefore, it is not possible to specify a general timeframe for when information will be deleted.

Disclosing information
Data regarding your use of the website, which adverts you receive and actually click on, geographical location, gender and age segment and so on are disclosed to third parties to the extent to which such information is known. You can see the relevant third parties in the section on “Cookies” above. Such information is used to target advertising. In addition, we employ a number of third parties to store and process data. These deal exclusively with information on our behalf and may not use such for their own purposes.
Disclosure of personal data such as name and e-mail, etc. occurs only with your consent. We only use data processers within the EU or in countries, which can adequate protect your information.

Objections and complaints
You are entitled to know what personal information we process about you. You are also entitled to object to the use of such information at any time. You may also revoke your consent to information about you being processed. If the information processed about you is incorrect, you are entitled to have it corrected or deleted. Please report such to komm@via.dk. If you would like to make a complaint regarding our handling of your personal data, you are also welcome to contact the Danish Data Protection Agency.

Publisher
en.via.dk is owned and published by:
VIA University College
Hedeager 2
DK - 8200 Aarhus N
T: +45 87 55 00 00
E: via@via.dk