Processing personal data

Here you can read about how we process the personal data collected via our website.

Controller of personal data

EKN is the controller of personal data for the Contact: or Eva Kullberg Tideman:

What do we mean by personal data?

Personal data is any kind of information that can be linked directly or indirectly to a natural person. Examples of personal data are names, personal identity numbers, postal addresses and email addresses. The Personal Data Act (1998:204) contains rules for how personal data can be processed.

Personal Data Act (1998:204) in Swedish

The purpose of processing personal data

EKN processes personal data received via our websites when:

  • you apply for a guarantee in EKN Online
  • you subscribe to the EKN e-mail newsletter
  • you apply for a job via the website
  • you sign up for courses, conferences or other events arranged by the EKN
  • you order printed material

Personal data you provide to us is processed to handle your application, subscription, order, or reply to your e-mail.

The right to request information

Under Section 26 of the Personal Data Act, you have the right once every calendar year to request information on the personal data concerning you that has been processed at the EKN regardless of whether this data has been collected via the website or in some other manner. If you want this information you must submit a signed request to us. Under the Personal Data Act, the request must be on paper and cannot be sent via email.

Send your request to:
Controller of Personal Data 
Box 3064
103 61 Stockholm

The right to request rectification

Under Section 28 of the Personal Data Act, you have the right to request rectification if EKN has processed information about you in an improper manner.