Who we are

Our website address is: https://shoreproject.eu.


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

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.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

What rights you have over your data

If you have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where your data is sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

GDPR Compliance Statement on the Treatment of Personal Data

In compliance with Article 13 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation), the SHORE projects affirms that all data introduced and provided through this website will be treated by Euronovia as communication leader of SHORE.

Euronovia collects the identifying data of users and visitors of the website who wish to request contact information through the contact form (name, email organisation) and register to receive information through our newsletter (name, email address, organisation, field of expertise, country). All entities and individuals who will have access to these data for the above-mentioned purpose will comply with the obligation of confidentiality introduced by Article 5 LOPD. These personal data will only be treated, managed, and stored in accordance with the requirements of SHORE obligation to keep and preserve records for a period of five (5) years following the end of the Project’s implementation.

Euronovia ensures the confidentiality of the data provided and guarantees that in no case will be transferred to third parties, apart from project’s partners. The personal data you provide when completing the forms are incorporated into our database and are only used to process your requests and/or send you information about our services. Under no circumstances consent or participation forms for SHORE activities will authorise the use of or request data and personal information regarded as sensitive in accordance with Article 9 of the GDPR.

The respondents explicitly accept the above-mentioned process of data collection and processing within the domain of the purposes of the project. All respondents can exercise their right to consent withdrawal with no retroactive effects, unless data processing complies with any of the lawful grounds of processing included in Article 6 GDPR. The respondents can request at any time the exercise of the rights of access, rectification, erasure, restriction of processing, data portability, object and not to be subject to individual decision – making, according to Articles 15-22 GDPR.