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Processing of personal data - research project participants

Read about the collecting, processing, storage and transfer of personal data of individually identifiable current, past and future Participants in research projects.

RISE Research Institutes of Sweden AB (RISE), as data controller, processes personal data regarding participants (“Participants”) in research project / collaboration project / research center / research studies (“Research Project”), due to the circumstance that the Participant or its employer or principal participates or has participated in a Research Project (or in an application of such project).

Personal data processed by RISE

The basic personal data of the Participant that RISE processes may include name, address, phone number, e-mail address, picture, personal security number (swe: personnummer), financial information (e.g. salary and bank account number), CV and level of education.

From which sources the personal data is collected

In addition to the personal data transferred to RISE from the Participant itself, RISE may collect personal data from the employer or principal of the Participant, from public records, from other project participants, or from other third parties cooperating with RISE within the framework of the overall mission of RISE.

Purpose and lawful basis


To whom the personal data is disclosed


Storage and disposal


Transfer to third countries


Legal rights as a visitor


The personal data processor for the processing is RISE Research Institutes of Sweden AB (company registration number 556464-6874), with mailing address: Box 857 501 15 Borås Sweden. 

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