Privacy Policy


Thinking Ahead is not responsible for lack of veracity, quality failures, inaccuracies, errors and inaccuracies that may occur in the contents of this website, although it makes every effort to correct them, when detected. Likewise, Thinking Ahead is not responsible for lack of veracity, quality failures, inaccuracies, errors and inaccuracies that may occur in the contents of other portals or websites, and over which it does not exercise any control, to which they refer. hypertext links, also called "hyperlinks" or "links" present on this website.

01. Introduction

 Thinking Ahead, in the scope of its activity, needs to collect personal data from its users, however, it respects the right to privacy and does not collect any personal information without the prior consent of its customers. On the other hand, the increasing interaction of users through our website also requires, in some cases, the collection of the user's personal information, or in other cases, to improve the navigation performance on our website, the collection of data from the user. your computer through small files commonly known as cookies.

 Thinking Ahead Privacy & Cookies Policy serves to clearly understand how we collect, use, share and protect our users' personal data when they use our services or visit our website. is an online store owned by Thinking Ahead, Unipessoal, Lda. As a user of the Tau Tau online store, Thinking Ahead would like to provide you with some important information regarding the processing of your data personal.

 Thinking Ahead does not sell personal data of its users.

02. Responsibility for the collection and processing of personal data

When accessing our website, Thinking Ahead, your data is collected so that you can use our website on the Internet or when you contact us.

If you consent to the sending of marketing communications,  Thinking Ahead may send you informational communications, newsletters, via SMS or email. At any time, you can cancel your subscription. They will only have access to your personal data, entities whose collaboration is essential to the provision of the service (s) you subscribe to, as subcontracted entities, as is the case with IT companies, media agencies and platforms for sending communications.

Your data will be collected and processed by Thinking Ahead, legal person number  PT 513474226, with headquarters at Rua Principal nº173, Cavadas, 3070-072 Mira. This is the entity responsible for the processing of personal data in the application of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (hereafter GDPR).

For questions related to the processing of your personal data, you can contact  Thinking Ahead through the following means:

    Registered letter: Rua Principal nº173, Cavadas, 3070-072 Mira


03. Processing and alteration

By making your personal data available to  Thinking Ahead, the user acknowledges and consents that it be processed in accordance with this Privacy Policy and with the rules and principles contained in the respective terms and conditions of the services used. To this extent, and with regard to the processing of personal data, the user must read this Privacy and Cookies Policy. We inform that, whenever necessary, we will change this Privacy and Cookies Policy without the need for any prior authorization.

04. What is personal data?

This is any information, of any nature and regardless of the respective support, relating to a natural person, directly or indirectly, identified or identifiable (data subject).

05. What personal data are collected and processed?

The personal data collected by Thinking Ahead are limited to those strictly necessary for the purpose of the treatment, namely, the name and e-mail, but other data necessary for the provision of our services may be collected.

06. When and for what purpose do we collect personal data?

The personal data we collect from our users is requested when sending a message or comment using the contact form on our website. The provision of incorrect or inaccurate data is the sole responsibility of the customer holding the data.

Marketing or Telemarketing,  Thinking Ahead  may process the personal data collected to send the respective owner information about exhibitions, services or events promoted by him. This processing of personal data will be carried out only with the express consent of the holder, when subscribing to our newsletter. If you consent, you will receive marketing communications via email, post, phone and / or SMS. We may share the personal data collected with third parties who manage social networks, such as Facebook, for the purpose of conducting marketing campaigns through social networks. Consent for the processing of personal data for the purpose of direct marketing may be revoked at any time by its owner. The personal data collected for this purpose will be kept for 2 years of inactivity.

The personal data collected will also be processed to answer questions, suggestions or complaints submitted by the respective holder to Thinking Ahead.

07. Sharing or transferring personal data

 Thinking Ahead  may use subcontractors for all or part of the purposes identified above, as well as for the maintenance, accommodation and management of its IT systems and equipment, under the terms permitted by the legislation that regulates the processing of personal data, these entities being obliged to keep confidentiality and to guarantee security in relation to the personal data to which, for the purpose, they have access, not having to use that data for any other purposes, or for their own benefit, nor to relate them with other data that they have. Personal data may also be made available to courts and other competent authorities, in strict compliance with the provisions of the law. Personal data collected by  Thinking Ahead  will only be processed within the European Union.

08. Period of retention of personal data

 Thinking Ahead keeps personal data for the duration identified above and only for the period of time necessary, or for the fulfillment of obligations to which it is legally subject. The most relevant retention periods that we set for the purposes of using your personal data are as follows: Marketing - 2 years (plus current year) since the last interaction.

09. Security and confidentiality of personal data

 Thinking Ahead  strives to implement all necessary precautions to preserve the confidentiality and security of the personal data collected and processed. For this purpose, several physical, logical and organizational technical security measures were adopted, especially with regard to information systems, in order to protect personal data against its dissemination, loss, misuse, alteration, treatment or non-access. authorized, as well as against any other form of unlawful treatment.

However, we do not control all the risks related to the use of the Internet, alerting right now to the existence of possible risks associated with its use and operation, and consequently, the sharing of personal data through this route.

Notwithstanding the security measures adopted by  Thinking Ahead, the user must follow the security practices recommended when using the Internet, namely with regard to the installation and updating of the necessary security applications, namely, antivirus.

10. Rights of the holder of personal data

According to the legislation in force, the holder of personal data has the right to access and rectify his data, as well as the right to request its elimination, oppose its treatment and obtain its limitation or portability insofar as this is applicable.

The exercise of any of the rights legally conferred by the respective owner must be done by registered letter (or email) signed by the owner and accompanied by a photocopy of an identity document with the signature of the owner who exercises his right .

The rights conferred can be exercised through direct contact with  Thinking Ahead by:

    Registered letter:  Thinking Ahead, with address Rua Principal nº173, Cavadas, 3070-072 Mira


The holder of the personal data must keep in mind that, in certain cases (for example, due to legal imperatives) your request may not be immediately satisfied. In any case, you will be informed of the measures taken in this direction. The holder of personal data may, at any time, withdraw his consent, when applicable, through the channels made available for this purpose by  Thinking Ahead. However, the withdrawal of consent does not compromise the lawfulness of the treatment carried out based on the consent previously given or the further processing of the same data, based on another legal basis, such as the fulfillment of the contract or the legal obligation to which  Thinking Ahead be subject.

11. Right to file a complaint

For any question about the collection and processing of data by  Thinking Ahead, the respective holder can contact by email: You can also file a complaint with the National Data Protection Commission (CNPD), R. de São Bento 148, 1200-031 Lisboa, about the way  Thinking Ahead collects and processes personal data.

12. Use of cookies

In order to provide a better user experience, Thinking Ahead uses cookies on this website, considering as such small text files with relevant information that the access device (computer, mobile phone / smartphone or tablet) loads, through the internet browser (browser), when a website is visited by the user.

The cookies used by  Thinking Ahead improve the performance and browsing experience of its users, increasing, on the one hand, the speed and efficiency of response and, on the other hand, eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information.

The placement of cookies not only helps the website to recognize the user's device the next time he visits it, but it will also be essential for the functioning of the same. The cookies used on the  Thinking Ahead website do not collect personal information that allows the user to be identified, but only store generic information, namely the form or location / country of access and the way the user uses the website, among others.

Cookies only retain information related to the user's preferences and the user can, at any time and through his internet browser (browser), decide to be notified about the receipt of cookies, as well as block the respective entry in his system. Each browser has its own configuration process for this configuration. This process can be found in the Help menu, which explains how to set preferences for cookies.

It is warned, however, that refusing to use cookies may result in the impossibility of accessing some areas of the  Thinking Ahead website.

13. Cookies used by  Thinking Ahead

 Thinking Ahead uses different types of cookies, as described below:

i. Essential cookies - some cookies are essential to access specific areas of the  Thinking Ahead online store, allowing navigation and use of its applications / features. Without these cookies, services that require it cannot be provided;

ii. Functionality cookies - Functionality cookies allow you to remember the user's preferences regarding navigation on the website, thus not needing to reconfigure and personalize it each time you visit it;

iii. Analytical cookies - These cookies are used to analyze how the user uses the website, allowing to highlight articles or services that may be of interest to you, and to monitor the website's performance, knowing which pages are most popular, which is the connection method between pages that is most effective or to determine why some pages are receiving error messages. These cookies are used only for the purpose of statistical creation and analysis, without ever collecting personal information. Thus,  Thinking Ahead, can provide a high quality experience by personalizing your offer and quickly identifying and correcting any problems that arise.

There are also two types of cookies regarding validity:

i. Permanent cookies - are cookies that are stored on access devices (computer, mobile phone, smartphone or tablet), at the level of the internet browser (browser), and are used whenever the user visits the  Thinking Ahead website again. In general, they are used to direct navigation according to the user's interests, allowing  Thinking Ahead to provide a more personalized service;

ii. Session cookies - are temporary cookies, which are generated and are available until the session ends. The next time the user accesses his internet browser (browser) the cookies will no longer be stored. The information obtained allows you to manage the sessions, identify problems and provide a better browsing experience.

 Thinking Ahead may also use cookies when opening newsletters / emails, for statistical purposes, and to let you know if they are open and to check clicks through links or advertisements within the newsletter. The user always has the possibility to disable the sending of newsletters / email through the specific option at the bottom of the newsletter.

We present on this page a summary table with the main cookies used on this website, as well as their purpose and respective management.