Legal notice

The web site, with DNS address, is owned by Universitat Pompeu Fabra, with central and registered office at:

Plaça de la Mercè, 12 
08002 Barcelona 
Fiscal identification number: Q5850017D

All its contents, including texts, images, sound and any other material, are property of Universitat Pompeu Fabra or of the third parties that may have authorised its use by the University, which reserves all rights there to.

The administrative information published on this website does not replace the legal announcement of laws, general provisions and agreements requiring formal publication in the DOGC or other official gazettes, the print version of which is the only instrument attesting its authenticity and content.

All data supplied by the users of this website will be used exclusively for the purposes expressed in each case, and will be treated in accordance with the principles of data protection as enshrined in Organic Law 15/1999, of 13 December 1999, on protection of data of a personal nature.


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Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through websites. They are tools that play an essential role in providing many information society services. Among other things, they allow a website to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their device and, depending on the information obtained, they can be used to recognise the user and improve the service offered.

Types of cookies

Based on the entity that manages the domain from where cookies are sent and processes the data obtained, there are two types of cookies: first-party cookies and third-party cookies.

There is also a second classification according to the length of time they remain stored in the user’s browser. They can either be session cookies or persistent cookies.

Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies based on the purpose for which the data obtained is processed: technical cookies, personalisation cookies, analysis cookies, advertising cookies and behavioural advertising cookies.

Which cookies does Universitat Pompeu Fabra use?

Universitat Pompeu Fabra uses the necessary cookies to ensure that the user has a satisfactory experience when browsing our website, so that they can move freely, access areas safely, etc.

We use third-party cookies from Google Analytics in order to compile statistics on the traffic and volume of visits we receive to this website. The table below shows information about these cookies, such as their purpose and duration.

We also use cookies from Symposium that allow us to....

With whom do we share the data obtained through cookies?

We never share the data on our users from the comments or emails that we receive with anyone and nor are they used for marketing purposes.

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Data protection policy for registration with the platform

Who is the controller for your personal data?

The controller for your data is "Universitat Pompeu Fabra"

Contact information: Plaça de la Mercè, 10-12. 08002 Barcelona (Spain)

Contact Data Protection Officer:

Why do we process your data and what is the legal ground for that processing?

Purpose: sign up for the Eventum platform to send you information about academic, sporting and cultural events organized by UPF by sending emails or push notifications to your mobile phone. Legitimation: consent of the person concerned. It can be removed at any time.

How long will we retain your data?

Your data will be processed as long as the communication is valid. Once the processing is revoked or a right of deletion of the data is exercised, the processing of personal data will end. A copy of the data may be kept for a maximum of 2 years only for the fulfillment of the legally established obligations.

Recipients of your data.

Your personal data may be processed by Pompeu Fabra University, by Symposium (SYMPOSIUM BY EMAGISTER SL), a company providing the technology platform, and other companies providing auxiliary services to the information society: European companies, American companies that abide by the Privacy Shield personal data protection agreement or companies in countries that offer adequate guarantees, in accordance with Article 46 of the General Data Protection Regulation. Your data will not be disclosed to third parties without your consent, except within the terms of law.

How can you exercise your rights?

You can access your data, request its rectification or deletion, object to the treatment and request its limitation, by written communication addressed to the University Manager ( You can contact the University Data Protection Officer ( for questions related to your data.

Who protects your rights?

You have the right to file a complaint with the Catalan Data Protection Authority (

Which rules do we apply?

- Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data. - Organic Law 3/2018, of 5 December, on the Protection of Personal Data and the guarantee of digital rights.