Privacy Statement

We take data protection very seriously. While collecting and using your data we strictly conform to the legal guidelines of the German Federal Data Protection Act and Tele-Data Protection Agreement.

In order to register for events in the website shop or for our newsletter and direct email contact we require your contact information.

We take precautions to guarantee the security of your data. We are careful to ensure that your data are protected and neither lost, tampered with, falsified, destroyed, nor exposed to unauthorized access or disclosure.

Types of the processed data:

– Contact information (i.e. Name, address, email, telephone number)
– Content information (i.e. text, photos, videos)
– Usage data (i.e. visited website, content of interest, access times)
– Metadata and communication data (i.e. device information, IP address)

PERSONAL DATA

The protection of your personal data is of the upmost important to us, which is why we never collect your personal data through our website without your consent. As a user you decide whether or not you wish to provide us with your data, for example in registering for event or by contacting us by email.

Note: At anytime you can rescind your consent of the use, processing, and transfer of your personal information by sending us a formless notice by mail to the address listed in our imprint or contact information. This is, however, not applicable to the data required for the processing of your membership or orders. Upon receiving your objection we will cease to use the specified data for any purposes other than the processing of your membership or orders.

DO WE USE COOKIES?

When you use our website, it is possible that information in the form of “cookies” is placed on your computer, which automatically recognize your next visit on our website. Cookies allow, for example, the password saving function so that you do not have to re-enter your information on your next visit or for a website to adapt to your interests. If you do not want cookies to be saved on your computer, change the settings of your internet browser to automatically delete cookies from your hard drive, block cookies, or warn you before cookies are saved.

USE OF GOOGLE ANALYTICS

This website uses google analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc.. Google Analytics uses “cookies”, or text files that are saved on your computer to enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated about your use of the website are typically transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the USA. In the case of the activation of IP-anonymization on this website, Google will shorten your IP address beforehand within the member states of the European Union (or other signatory states of the Agreement of the European Economic Area). Only in exceptional cases is it possible that your full IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and then shortened.

On behalf of the website operator Google uses this information to analyze your use of the website to create reports on website traffic and activities as well as to provide further services in connection with website usage and internet usage-based services. The IP address identified by Google Analytics through your browser will not be linked to any other collected data. You can prevent the placement of cookies by changing the settings of your browser, however we would like to inform you that this may inhibit the full use of every function on this website. Furthermore you can prevent the collection of the data about your use of the website created by cookies, which includes your IP address, and Google’s processing of that data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following the link [http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de].

I hereby consent to the collection, processing, and use of my data within the scope of the data privacy statement.