Privacy Policy

This privacy policy will explain how ESICM uses the personal data we collect from you when you use our website.

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What data do we collect?

ESICM collects the following data

How do we collect your data?

You directly provide to the ESICM with most of the data we collect (email and name). We collect data and process data when you:

How will we use your data?

ESICM collects your data so that we can

If you agree, ESICM Society will only share your data with DG-SANTE within the context of the tender SANTE/2020/B/04 - Provision of training on intensive care medicine skills for healthcare professionals not regularly working on intensive care units and only for reporting and statistical analysis purposes.

How do we store your data?

ESICM securely stores your data at European ground computer centers. ESICM will keep your Personal Identification Information for as long you have an account with us and Other Personal Information until the end of the SANTE/2020/B/04 tender (end of 2021). Once this period has expired, we will delete your data by removing the information from our databases (including backups) and archive files.


ESICM would like to send you information about news and announcements that we think you might be interested. If you have agreed to receive marketing, you may always opt out at a later date. You have the right at any time to stop ESICM from contacting you for marketing purposes.

What are your data protection rights?

ESICM would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access : You have the right to request ESICM copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.

The right to rectification : You have the right to request that ESICM correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request ESICM to complete the information you believe is incomplete.

The right to erasure : You have the right to request that ESICM erase your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing : You have the right to request that ESICM restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing : You have the right to object to ESICM's processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to data portability : You have the right to request that ESICM transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions. If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you.

If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at:



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What types of cookies do we use?

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Privacy policies of other websites

The ESICM website contains links to other websites. Our privacy policy applies only to our website, so if you click on a link to another website, you should read their privacy policy.

Changes to our privacy policy

ESICM keeps its privacy policy under regular review and places any updates on this web page. This privacy policy was last updated on 03 September 2020.

How to contact us

If you have any questions about ESICM's privacy policy, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please do not hesitate to contact us.


How to contact the appropriate authority

Should you wish to report a complaint or if you feel that ESICM has not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner, you may contact the Information Commissioner's Office.