Privacy Policy

 
 

About us

Nordic Innovation House is a unique collaboration between the five Nordic countries Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden owned by Innovation Norway. We believe in Nordic technology and share the mission of building bridges between the Nordics and Silicon Valley.  We offer a strongly connected Nordic community that helps Nordic companies get going, facilitates their work life, gets them connected and offers programs that further scale and refine their business idea. 

Address

Silicon Valley: 470 Ramona Street, Palo Alto CA 94301

New York: 450 Lexington Ave., New York NY 10017

For further inquiries please contact post@nordicinnovationhouse.com

 

What is personal data

Personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, by reference to a name, address, telephone number, email address or other identifiers. For an overview over the categories of personal data processed by Innovation Norway and other important information regarding our processing of personal data, please read the information below.

 

Processing of personal data

Innovation Norway (owner of Nordic Innovation House) processes personal data for twelve different purposes. For each processing purpose, an operational controller has been appointed.

For an overview over:

  • processing purposes;
  • operational controllers;
  • data subjects;
  • personal data processed and legal basis;
  • disclosure of personal data; and
  • transfer of personal data to third countries;

you can download this document:

Processing of personal data (150918).xlsx (Excel document with certain explanatory comments)

 

Your rights

You have the right to:

  • receive information;
  • demand access;
  • demand rectification;
  • demand erasure;
  • demand restriction;
  • data portability;
  • complaint to a supervisory authority; and
  • object;

as set out in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) chapter III.

 

Social Media

Nordic Innovation House uses social media to provide information on our activities. If you follow us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIN and other social media, the relevant platform will be responsible for the processing of your personal data.

 

Cookies

Cookies are files which contain a small amount of information and are stored on your computer or other device. Cookies allow web sites to for example remember actions or preferences over time. Most browsers automatically accept cookies. You may manage cookies by changing your browser settings, but such changes may affect the available functions. 

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Other relevant legislation

Other relevant legislation

Innovation Norway is subject to the Norwegian Archives Act and the Freedom of Information Act. Thus, we are legally obligated to:

  • store documentation/information (including personal data) in compliance with the Archives Act for a longer period than is necessary for the purposes for which the personal data were processed; and
  • provide access to documentation/information (including personal data) in compliance with the Freedom of Information Act (i.e. a disclosure of personal data).

Other relevant legal basis for disclosure of personal data is set out in the item regarding Innovation Norway’s processing of personal data above.