Privacy Policy

EBAN and Lux Future Lab are committed to safeguarding the privacy of visitors to their site (the “Site”). This privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”) sets out the terms on which EBAN and Lux Future Lab process any personal data the Site owners collect from you or that you provide to the Site owners. By using the Site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate. This Privacy Policy may be amended from time to time, so please check it regularly. Any significant changes to this Privacy Policy will be clearly indicated on the Site’s home page.


1. The information collected by the site

You are not required to provide any personal information on the public areas of the Site. However, you may choose to do so by completing the application forms on various sections of the Site, e.g. when you apply for the EBAN Winter Summit Startup Competition via the Site. Your personal information will also be collected if you purchase tickets for the EBAN Winter Summit. All processing of personal and financial information collected when purchasing tickets are done securely through the and Paypal platforms.


2. How EBAN and Lux Future Lab use this information

EBAN and Lux Future Lab will only use the information you provide on the relevant sections of the Site or in the application form in order to (i) process the relevant form, (ii) provide you with access to content (either through the download of materials or by enabling you to access the section of the website dedicated to registered users and (iii) in order to provide you with relevant information and commercial materials. Please note that you have the option to opt out of receiving any further information and commercial materials by contacting

EBAN and Lux Future Lab will only disclose your information to third parties where you have given your consent or where they are required to do so by law or where it is necessary for the purpose of, or in connection with legal proceedings or in order to exercise or defend EBAN and Lux Future Lab’s legal rights and, as the case may be, those of their partners and members. Please contact in case of any questions.

3. Cookies

EBAN and Lux Future Lab are committed to delivering the best possible service to you and we wish to maintain the confidence that you place in us. We would like to provide you with clear information about how we use and store cookies from our websites on your computer. The word “computers”, when used in this policy, refers to computers, smartphones and all other devices used for accessing the internet.


What is a cookie?


Cookies are small text files that are placed and stored on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies are very useful and enable an internet site to recognise you, log when you visit a particular page, provide a secure connection to a website and enhance your user experience by: improving your browsing comfort, ; and/ or adapting the content of a page to your areas of interest.

The information stored by the cookies on your computer, during a limited period of validity, may relate to: the particular webpages you have visited on that computer; advertisements  you have clicked on; the type of browser you use; and the information you have provided to a website (the use of the cookie meaning that you avoid having to provide the information again).  This information is sometimes linked to your IP address.


Types of cookies installed by the Site


Cookies intended to collect website statistics: in order to customise our website  to the requirements of our visitors, we measure the number of visits, the number of pages viewed, the activity of the visitors on the site and how often visitors return. These cookies enable traffic analysis statistics to be compiled. From this analysis, the contents of the website can be developed and improved to enhance user experience.


Your choice with respect to cookies

Many of the cookies we use will improve your browsing experience of our websites, others are vital for you to access secure areas. As a default, most browsers are set to accept cookies. However, if you do not wish to consent to cookies being stored on your computer, you will be able to block all cookies by changing your browser settings. If you decide to block all of the cookies using your internet browser, you will only continue to be able to visit the public areas of our websites and will no longer have access to any secure areas. You may also experience interruption or delays to your browsing experience of public areas.


You will always be able to block all cookies in your browser settings. You may also, depending on the type of browser you have, configure your settings to block on certain types of cookie, or cookies from certain sources, or to notify you each time a new cookie is about to be stored on your computer, so you can then accept or reject it.

For details on what your browser offers and how to configure your browser according to your choices, please go to the “Help” menu or other dedicated section of your internet browser.  For example:

- Internet Explorer :
- Safari :
- Chrome :
- Firefox :
- Opera :


Right to access data and rights to oppose


In accordance with the laws of various countries which may be applicable to you, you have a right to request details of all personal data EBAN holds on you, including that collected by cookies. You also have the right to oppose the storage of cookies on your computer.


Please note: preventing the installation of cookies on your computer will not remove all advertisements from websites you visit. Your refusal to accept these cookies will only prevent the customisation of such advertisements to your areas of interest as deducted from your browsing history. 


More information


More information about cookies and how cookies can be controlled can be found at Youronlinechoices, published by Interactive Advertising Bureau France (IAB).


Please note : If your computer is used by more than one person or has multiple internet browsers, it is possible that some of your choices relating to cookies may not be permanent because you are either using a different browser or a third party has changed the settings of your browser.  We are unable to prevent these external factors and therefore cannot guarantee the permanence of the choices you make.

4. IP addresses

The Site does not collect any IP addresses from website visitors.


5. Security

EBAN and Lux Future Lab use up-to-date data storage and security techniques to protect your personal data from unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorized modification or unlawful destruction or accidental loss. All EBAN and Lux Future Lab employees and any third parties they engage to process your personal data are obliged to respect the confidentiality of your data.


6. Your rights

You have the right to access the personal data EBAN and Lux Future Lab hold about you, to have any inaccurate information about you corrected, as well as to ask for the deletion of all personal data related

to you. You also have the right to stop receiving marketing materials from EBAN and/or Lux Future Lab at any time.

7. Contact information

The processing of personal data in the framework of this Site is done under the authority of the European Trade Association for Business Angels, Seed Funds and Early Stage Market Players (“EBAN”), having its registered office at 1040 Brussels (Belgium), Rue de la Science 14B, and Lux Future Lab, having its registered office at 59 boulevard Royal L-2449 Luxembourg, being the data controllers. To contact EBAN, please email To contact Lux Future Lab, please email

If you currently receive marketing information from EBAN which you would prefer not to receive in the future, please email EBAN at

If you currently receive marketing information from Lux Future Lab which you would prefer not to receive in the future, please email Lux Future Lab at

All email messages sent to and from EBAN may be monitored to ensure compliance with internal policies and to protect EBAN’s interests.