The Virtual Brain

Four institutions, one goal:

Practical brain simulation – here and now.

Responsible for this website

The Virtual Brain Foundation
75 Chemin des Garrigues
13400 Aubagne
France

Viktor Jirsa
email: vjirsa@thevirtualbrain.org
phone: +33 (491) 32 42 23

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Privacy policy (last update: November 1, 2016)

The Virtual Brain Foundation operates http://www.thevirtualbrain.org (the "Site"). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of this Site.

Information Collection And Use

While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name ("Personal Information"). You are not obliged to give us Personal Information to use this Site or the software offered here.

By voluntarily submitting your Personal Information through this Site, with explicitly stated consent, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Communications

We may use your Personal Information to contact you with email newsletters to inform you about activities around The Virtual Brain.

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of November 1, 2016 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the email address you have provided us, or by placing a prominent notice on our website.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at the addresses provided above.

Credits

  • Website design, front-end programming and copywriting by two tribes, Germany
  • Website back-end programming by Codemart, Romania
  • Website built with the Zwei framework
  • Section illustrations by Cristian Cismasiu, Romania
  • All photography by Michael Burgstahler (two tribes, Germany) unless otherwise noted
  • Portrait photo of Michael Burgstahler by Hans Rupert (noir, USA)
  • Portrait photo of Gustavo Deco by himself