Privacy statement

Waag believes that the privacy of its website visitors is important. It deals carefully with your personal data and complies with the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of the European Union. Your personal data will only be processed for the purpose of the delivery of services by Waag to you or your institution. The personal data that you provide will not be retained for any longer than necessary.

Waag newsletters

Waag publishes several newsletters comprising of news regarding our activities and projects. Your e-mail address will only be added to the list of subscribers with your explicit consent. Each issue of our newsletter includes a link to cancel your subscription. The list of subscribers or your personal data will never be sold to third parties. Waag uses a third party solution to manage the mailing lists, called MailChimp.

Event registrations

For event registrations, Waag uses Eventbrite, or in some cases Typeform. At any moment you can request that your recorded personal data (email address, first name and last name) are removed, by using our contact form, unless there is a legal reason to keep your data, such as with financial transactions.

The use of cookies at

A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer’s hard disk when you visit a website. Dutch legislation requires that visitors must specifically approve the use of non-functional cookies (i.e. to “opt in”). This website does not place any non-functional or third party cookies. You can refuse to allow cookies by adjusting the relevant settings in your browser. To analyse the traffic to our website, we use the privacy-friendly open-source analytics platform Matomo, in which visitors' IP-adresses are not reducible. A first party cookie is used, which respects the 'Do Not Track' feature of your browser.

Social media sharing

This website uses the Shariff Social Media Buttons. Shariff enables website users to share their favorite content without compromising their privacy.

This privacy statement can be subject to future alterations. The latest version will always be published on our website.

This version: July 2018