Privacy Policy and Impressum

Europe-Taiwan Biotech Association

Last updated: July 22, 2018

Europe-Taiwan Biotech Association (ETBA) is a Swiss-based non-profit association and takes data privacy seriously. This privacy policy explains how we collect, share and use Personal Information, and how you can exercise your privacy rights. The term “personal data” refers to personally identifiable information about you, such as your name, birth date, e-mail address or mailing address, and any other information that is identified with you personally.


Chia-wei Lin

Birmensdorferstrasse 443

8055 Zurich Switzerland

1. Identity of the data controller

Europe-Taiwan Biotech Association (ETBA) is the data controller by the definition of Articles 4 of the General Data Protection Regulation(GDPR)(EU), with its headquarter of ETBA  in Zurich, Switzerland. Email:

2. Website and Data hosting

The site and its databases are hosted by websites ( and the security of the data is guaranteed by The privacy policy of is available at the following link:

3. How does ETBA collect your information

3.1 Information you provide to ETBA:

We collect personal data that you provide voluntarily when you engage with our service, for example, (a) communicating with us through e-mail, the contact form, Facebook or other communication channels; (b) registering as a member of ETBA; (c) updating your profile and other member account details; (d) signing up and/or ordering the ticket for an event; (e)completing any forms provided to you at our Events; (f) ‘following’, ‘liking’, post to or interacting with our social media accounts, including Facebook and LinkedIn.

3.2 Information we collect automatically:

When you use our services, we may automatically collect certain information that you provide. We do not use tracking technologies to collect any other information.

3.3 Information we collect from other sources:

We may obtain information about you from third-party sources, such as public databases, social media platforms and third-party data providers.

4. Type of collected Personal Data

When you use our service on the website or at the event we host or co-host, to appropriately provide the service, we may collect:

i.   Name

ii.  Contact, including Email and/or Phone

iii. Expertise

iv.  Language Ability

v.   Job title

vi.  Information related to the browser or device you use to access our website

5. Use of Personal Data

We may use the Personal Data we collect through our services or other sources for a range of reasons, including:

i.   Managing our membership database and community

ii.  Sending our newsletter

iii.  Communicating with you

iv.  Invoicing

6. Your right on your Personal Data

You may contact us directly at any time about accessing, correcting, updating or deleting your Personal Data by emailing to For ETBA member, you can access, correct, update and delete your Personal Data on

7. Cookies

We use cookies to help us provide comprehensive services. For instance, cookies help us process the items in your shopping cart.  The validity of the cookies is 30 days and after 30 days of you giving consent, you are required to consent the use of cookies in order to enjoy the full services. You may delete them in your browser at any time. Disabling cookies will restrict the functionality of the website.

8. Update

The Privacy Policy is subject to change. In the event of modification, we will post on our website and send mails notifying ETBA members. We encourage you to visit the website regularly.