The privacy policy seeks to establish, with the utmost transparency, who is responsible for processing your data, which information is processed, for what purposes, on what legal grounds, with whom the data are shared, what the data storage periods are and the rights of the data subjects and the way in which they can exercise them.
Pursuant to the Personal Data Protection Act 15/1999 of 13 December, we hereby inform you as the user that the personal data you provide through the portal will be treated as confidential and will be added to a file owned by SECAT, Spanish Catalysis Society (Catalysis and Petrochemical Institute, CSIC, C/ Marie Curie, 2. Cantoblanco, 28049 – MADRID) and UPV-EHU, UNIVERSITY OF THE BASQUE COUNTRY – EUSKAL HERRIKO UNIBERTSITATEA (Barrio de Sarriena, S/N, 48949 Leioa) which have been duly registered with the Spanish Data Protection Agency ( Your personal data will only be used to send out the information that you may have requested and to circulate future commercial communication that may be of your interest and related to the congress.
Furthermore, we hereby inform you that you may exercise your rights of access, rectification, cancellation and objection pursuant to the Personal Data Protection Act 15/1999, of 13 December, by sending an email to the secretariat at
You as the user guarantee that the personal data provided are accurate and you are responsible for notifying us of any changes to them.
The necessary measures have been taken to avoid unauthorised access, processing, loss or alteration of the personal data, and taking into account the state of the art. However, users should be aware that online security measures are not fail-safe.
By completing the forms on the portal, you give your express consent for your personal data to be included in the aforementioned automated file belonging to the organisation.
You as the user undertake to use the contents appropriately and not to use them for illegal activities or contrary to acting in good faith and to the law. You likewise agree not to cause damage to the systems of the organisation, of its suppliers or third-parties, by introducing or disseminating in the network computer viruses or any other physical or logical systems likely to cause the aforementioned damage.

Cookies Policy
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On accessing the website, users are offered certain information on the use of those technologies through the device being used.
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These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be disabled in our systems. There are usually configured to respond to actions carried out by you to receive services, such as adjusting your privacy preferences, starting a session on the site or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert to the presence of these cookies, but some parts of the website will not function. These cookies do not save any personal information that can identify the user.