Blockchain4Cities is a research group building comprehensive research and review on distributed ledger technology applications in the urban environment. We publish this website to inform about the research, reviews and events we produce. Our goal is to keep this information timely and accurate. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. However, Blockchain4Cities, or none of its members, or collaborators, accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on this site

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  • not necessarily comprehensive, complete, accurate or up to date
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It is our goal to minimize disruption caused by technical errors. However some data or information on our site may have been created or structured in files or formats that are not error-free, and we cannot guarantee that our service will not be interrupted or otherwise affected by such problems. Neither Blockchain4Cities nor none of its members, accepts no responsibility with regard to such problems incurred as a result of using this site or any linked external sites.

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Blockchain4Cities is committed to user privacy. This general policy covers the Blockchain4Cities website (www.blockchain4cities.net).

The policy on “protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the Community institutions” is based on Regulation 45/2001 on processing of personal data by the EU institutions [PDF, 234 KB] of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2000.

Our website provides links to third-party sites. Since we do not control them, we encourage you to review their privacy policies.

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How do we treat emails you send us?

We have a contact email and a contact form which invites you to send your comments to a specific mailbox. When you send such a message, your personal data is collected only to the extent necessary to reply. Your email will be saved just the time necessary to handle your request.

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