All personal data submitted by Applicant in connection with VDS Competition are processed by the Organizer (Asociación Valenciana Startups) in accordance with the policies and practices described herein and Startup Valencia Privacy Policy (as may be amended from time to time).

Organizer will use personal data submitted by Applicant to: (i) confirm submissions for VDS Competition and evaluate Projects with jury members and third parties involved in the process; (ii) communicate with Applicant relevant information about VDS Competition and (iii) schedule meetings or sessions, when applicable.

Organizer does not sell Applicant’s personal data to anyone, and except as described in Startup Valencia Privacy Policy and herein, Organizer does not share or disclose Applicant’s personal data to third parties for their independent purposes.

By submitting a Project to participate in VDS Competition, Applicant represents and warrants that: (i) Applicant has the authority to submit all details required in connection with the Competition, (ii) Applicant has communicated the rules described herein with Applicant’s team members and obtained the necessary authorizations to apply for VDS Competition;  (iii) all details submitted for the purposes of VDS Competition are accurate; (iv) Applicant will  inform the Organizer if there are any changes to any of the data submitted .

Applicant acknowledges that Organizer may publish a photograph of Applicant and certain information about Applicant on VDS2022 website and Startup Valencia and VDS media channels, if Applicant is selected to participate in VDS Competition. Such information might disclose Applicant’s: name, company, city of residence or other relevant information.

By participating in the VDS Competition, Applicant agrees to the use of Applicant’s personal data in the ways described herein, provided that in the event of any conflict between these VDS Competition Rules and Regulations and Startup Valencia Privacy Policy the terms and conditions of these VDS Competition Rules and Regulations shall prevail.

*Applicants from the platform will automatically be considered candidates for this competition.