Privacy Policy

Last update: November 15

GALICIAN TECHNOLOGICAL INSTITUTE FOUNDATION (hereinafter, “ITG”), as the owner of the website (hereinafter, the “Site”) as stated in its Legal Notice, informs the users of the Site that it is responsible for the processing of personal data carried out through the Site.

For the purposes of applicable data protection legislation (including the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 or “GDPR”), ITG is the controller of your personal data.

Controller of your personal data.

Tax ID: G15305923
Address: Rúa Cantón Grande, 9 – 3rd floor, 15190 A Coruña
Phone: 981.173.206

Information collected during user navigation.

The personal data provided will change depending on the use made of the site and are obtained through two means:
Personal data provided by the User:
These are those collected in different sections of the website when the user fills out the contact forms available in the “Contact” tab of the site, with the following data: name, surname, email, and the personal data that the user may enter in the “message” section.
Automatically collected data:

This type of data consists of information collected through cookies or similar mechanisms stored on your device, always with your consent through the initial banner. See our Cookie Policy for more information.

This information will consist of:

Technical information: the IP address from which the connection is made, the type of device used, the type of browser and its version, the operating system, or the mobile network used, among others.

Information about your visit: URL, site usage data (duration of the visit, interaction with the site, and exit methods from the same) and possible errors detected during its use, such as not found pages or erroneous displays.

Information obtained through Cookies. For more information, see our Cookie Policy.

Purposes of data processing.

ITG will process the personal data of web users for the purpose of responding to and addressing inquiries or issues raised by the user through the contact form.

The legal basis for processing is, in any case, the user’s consent, which will be obtained before sending the corresponding contact form.

ITG’s legitimate interest in processing is to respond to inquiries sent by users through the forms and to manage the various requests or services available through the website.


ITG will not transfer your data to third parties, nor to countries outside the European Union, except in cases of legal obligation.

Retention time of your personal data.

ITG will keep personal data for the strictly necessary time to achieve the specific purpose or purposes, among those explained in section 3 of this Privacy Policy.

ITG will delete or anonymize your personal data once they are no longer necessary to achieve such purposes, except in cases of legal or regulatory obligation or when the data are necessary to exercise or defend current or potential legal claims, investigations, and similar processes.

Social networks

Social Cookies: These are those that social network service providers can install when the user selects to share certain content on the social network they operate. The conditions of these services can be consulted at the following addresses:

The information we collect through social networks sometimes includes personal information that is available online and to the public. We always ensure that all information we use is correctly attributed to its source or is anonymized.

It’s likely that these social networks have their own privacy policies, through which they will explain how they use and share your personal information. We recommend you carefully review the privacy policies before using these social networks to make sure you agree with the way your personal information is collected and shared.

You can consult the privacy policy of the different social media platforms where ITG shares its content at the following links:

LinkedIn Privacy Policy
Twitter Privacy Policy
YouTube Privacy Policy

User rights

Filling out and sending the various contact forms is voluntary. The personal data you provide is incorporated and will be processed in the files owned by ITG for the aforementioned purposes of attending to the different requests of the user.

Regarding the personal data you provide us, you can exercise at any time the rights of access, rectification, deletion, limitation of processing, opposition, and portability of your personal data.

You can exercise these rights by sending a written request to the Data Controller at the following postal address: Rúa Cantón Grande, 9 – 3º, 15190 A Coruña, or to the following email address: In both cases, you must identify yourself with your name and surname, as well as reference the right exercised, and include a copy of your DNI or national ID with the communication.

Here you can find the different models to exercise such rights. If you have given consent for a specific purpose, you have the right to withdraw consent at any time, without affecting the legality of the processing based on consent prior to its withdrawal.

Furthermore, if you believe there is a problem with the way we are handling your data, you can direct your complaints to the relevant data protection authority, with the Spanish Data Protection Agency being the indicated authority in the case of Spain.


This Privacy Policy may be updated, in which case we will try to notify users through a notice on the Site. At the top of the Privacy Policy, you can see the last update date.