Get involved!

Are you interested in being part of the ALOHA Users Community?

The ALOHA consortium will keep you updated with:

Videos on how to use the ALOHA toolflow;

Videos about the ALOHA use cases: Speech recognition in Smart Industry and Voice control of e.Do robotic arm using ALOHA; Surveillance of Critical Infrastructures; Cost- and power-effective medical decision assistant;

Online Demonstrators, e.g. “Secure ML Demo - Deep Learning security” demonstrator;

Periodic summaries of new features included in the ALOHA toolflow;

Announcements on forthcoming events, conferences and workshops;

Extensive FAQ about the ALOHA toolflow.


If you are interested, please fill in the form below. The ALOHA consortium will use your data only for networking purposes and will not share your data with third parties.

By filling this form you agree with the ALOHA User Community Online Privacy Statement. Read more about your rights.



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ALOHA User Community Online Privacy Statement

Last update: September 20, 2018.

This Privacy Policy governs the privacy terms of the ALOHA User Community, joinable filling the form provided in the webpage

Your Privacy

Our User Community is committed to protect your privacy. Our Privacy Policy is a legal statement that explains how we may collect information from you, how we may share your information, and how you can limit our sharing of your information. You will see terms in our Privacy Policy that are capitalized. These terms have meanings as described in the Definitions section below.


  • Personal Data: Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data (or from those and other information either in our possession or likely to come into our possession).
  • Usage Data: Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
  • Cookies: Cookies are small pieces of data stored on a User's device.
  • Data Controller: Data Controller means a natural or legal person who (either alone or jointly or in common with other persons) determines the purposes for which and the manner in which any personal data are, or are to be, processed. For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, the ALOHA consortium is a Data Controller of your data.
  • Data Protection Officer: Data protection officer is the person in charge for the protection of the data you provided.
  • Data Processors (or Service Providers): Data Processor (or Service Provider) means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller. We may use the services of various Service Providers in order to process your data more effectively.
  • Data Subject: Data Subject is any living individual who is the subject of Personal Data.
  • User: The User is the individual using our Service. The User corresponds to the Data Subject, who is the subject of Personal Data.

Data Protection Officer.
The ALOHA consortium has appointed an internal data protection officer for you to contact if you have any questions or concerns about the ALOHA’s personal data policies or practices. The ALOHA’s data protection officer’s name and contact information are as follows.

ALOHA project scientific coordinator
EOLAB, University of Cagliari
Paolo meloni, paolo(dot)meloni(at)diee(dot)unica(dot)it)

Under the DPO authorization, other ALOHA staff members, especially task leaders or work package leaders, responsible for research tasks (including European Commission project officers of reviewers), may access to your data, only for networking purposes.

Information Collection And Use

We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.

Types of Data Collected

Personal Data
While joining our User Community, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to: Email address, Name, Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, Company, City, Cookies and Usage Data, Business interests related to the ALOHA consortium’s purposes.
We may use your Personal Data to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials, to announce events and with other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by contacting the ALOHA project scientific coordinator (EOLAB, University of Cagliari - Paolo meloni, paolo(dot)meloni(at)diee(dot)unica(dot)it)

Usage Data

Within the ALOHA user community we don’t collect information how the Service is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This data might be collected through our public website only for analytics purposes and in any case this data won’t be associated to the ALOHA Community users and to the Personal Data provided by the users in the ALOHA User community subscription form. This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

Tracking & Cookies Data

We may use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Website and hold certain information. Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Website. Examples of Cookies we may use: session cookies (we use these cookies to operate our Service) and preference cookies (we may use these cookies to remember your preferences and various settings).

Use of Data

We use the collected data for various purposes:

  • To provide and maintain our Website
  • To protect our Service against abuse (e.g., cyberattacks)
  • To notify you about changes to our Website
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Website when you choose to do so
  • To provide customer support
  • To improve the user experience, gather analysis or valuable information so that we can improve our Website
  • To detect, prevent and address technical issues
  • To report to the European Commission (H2020 Research and Innovation programme) the impact of the ALOHA research project.

Retention of Data

We will retain your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.
We will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Website, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.

Transfer Of Data

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.
Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

Subscription form

We may use third-party Service Providers to collect the ALOHA user community subscriptions. For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page:


We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Website.

  • Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page:

Disclosure Of Data

  • Business Transaction. your Personal Data won’t be transferred for business purposes.
  • Disclosure for Law Enforcement. Under certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).

Security Of Data

The security of your data is our priority. Our website is only served through secure encrypted connections (HTTPS), with strong ciphers, so your data is protected in transit.

Legal Basis for Processing Personal Data Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

If you are from the European Economic Area (EEA), ALOHA legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Data we collect and the specific context in which we collect it.
ALOHA may process your Personal Data because:

  • We need to contact you and announce customized information
  • You have given us permission to do so
  • The processing is in our legitimate interests and it's not overridden by your rights
  • To comply with the law

Your Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

If you are an European citizen, you have the following data protection rights:

  • The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you.
  • The right of rectification. You have the right to have your information rectified if that information is inaccurate or incomplete.
  • The right to object. You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data.
  • The right of restriction. You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information.
  • The right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with a copy of your Personal Data in a structured, machine-readable and commonly used format.
  • The right to withdraw consent. You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where ALOHA consortium relied on your consent to process your personal information.

You are able to exercise all these rights contacting the ALOHA project scientific coordinator: EOLAB, University of Cagliari - Paolo meloni, paolo(dot)meloni(at)diee(dot)unica(dot)it).
Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before allowing you to perform such requests. You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Data. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).

Service Providers

We employ trusted third party companies to host our Service ("Service Providers"). We make sure that such third parties allow us to guarantee you the above rights, as data processors. These third parties might potentially have access to your Personal Data, e.g., exploiting decryption keys that are managing for us, but they are obligated not to disclose or use it.
Under certain circumstances, such data processors may be required to disclose the data collected by this website, potentially including your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g., a court or a government agency). If this is the case, they will notify us, and in turn we will notify you about the event.

Links To Other Sites

The information provided to you through our ALOHA User community may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children's Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children"). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us.
If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.
We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Service, prior to the change becoming effective and update the "effective date" at the top of this Privacy Policy.
You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

We value your opinions. Should you have questions or comments related to this Privacy Statement, please email the ALOHA project scientific coordinator: EOLAB, University of Cagliari - Paolo meloni, paolo(dot)meloni(at)diee(dot)unica(dot)it).



Project Coordinator
Giuseppe Desoli - STMicroelectronics

Scientific Coordinator
Paolo Meloni - University of Cagliari, EOLAB

Dissemination Manager
Francesca Palumbo - University of Sassari, IDEA Lab