In the following we would like to inform you about the processing of personal data.
Collection, processing and use of personal data
In general, you can use our website without disclosing your identity. Should we request personal data (such as name, address or e-mail address) on our website, e.g. within the scope of contact forms or during registration, this is done on a voluntary basis. We use this information for our own business purposes (such as providing the requested materials/information).
If you have any questions, we offer you to contact us using the form provided on our website. The data marked as mandatory information is required in order to be able to assign and properly respond to the enquiry. Further information can be provided voluntarily. The data will be processed for the purpose of contacting us in accordance with Art. 6, para. 1 sentence 1 lit. (a) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on the basis of your voluntary consent.
The personal data collected for the use of the contact or registration form will be deleted after the completion of your enquiry or after the mandatory storage periods defined in tax and commercial legislation have expired. The user has the right to oppose the use of his personal data at any time without stating any reasons. To do so, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Each time our website is being accessed, logs are created and processed for statistical purposes. This applies to the following data whereby the identity of the individual user remains anonymous:
- Referrer (page from which you have reached this website)
- Search terms (using search engines for referrers)
- The IP address is evaluated to determine the country of origin and the provider • Browser, operating system, installed plug-ins and screen resolution
- Time spent on the page
The aforementioned data is collected based on our legitimate interests in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 Sent. 1 lit. (f) of the GDPR and is processed by us for the following purposes:
- Ensuring a smooth connection to the website,
- Ensuring comfortable use of our website,
- Evaluation of system security and stability, as well as for other administrative purposes.
We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively if we become aware of any concrete indications of an illegal use. The data will be deleted immediately if it is no longer required, but at the latest after six months.
Your personal data will not be transferred to third parties for commercial or non-commercial purposes without your explicit consent. We will only pass your personal data to third parties if this is legally permissible and/ or required by law (e.g. Article 6 Para. 1 of the GDPR). In some cases, we use service providers for the statutory data order processing. Our website is hosted by ScaleUp Technologies GmbH & Co. KG, Süderstr. 198, 20537 Hamburg and maintained by Glatt Corporate Communications. We retain full responsibility for data processing. Furthermore, we sometimes use plug-ins from other providers on our website, see below for more details.
We are part of the Glatt Group, a global group of companies with databases in different countries. Please note that we may transfer your personal data for the above-mentioned purposes to affiliated companies within our network including to the strategic alliance Excellence United. The data transfer takes place on the basis of a legitimate interest in order to be able to offer you a comprehensive range of our services. These may also include companies outside the EU/EEA. We ensure an adequate level of data protection by concluding standard contractual clauses. You can request these at any time free of charge at: email@example.com.
Liability for own content
The content of this website has been provided with appropriate care. However, we cannot guarantee or warrant for correctness, completeness and topicality of the contents. As a service provider for tele- and media services we are responsible for our own content on these pages in accordance with general laws.
Liability for links (content of external providers)
Our website contains external links to websites operated by third parties over whose contents we have no influence. The provider or owner is always responsible for the contents of these linked pages.
Data protection rights
We hereby inform you that you have the right to review, rectify or delete your personal data in accordance with Art. 15 et seq. of the GDPR and under the conditions defined therein. Furthermore, you have the right to retract or to object the processing as well as the transfer of your data. You also have the right to file a complaint according to Art. 77 of the GDPR with a data protection regulatory authority, if you believe that the processing of your personal data violated this regulation. If the processing is based on Article 6 Para. 1 (a) of the GDPR or Article 9 Para. 2 (a) of the GDPR you also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until withdrawal.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. “(“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your shortened IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if this is required by law or if third par- ties process this data on behalf of Google. Under no circumstances will Google associate your IP address with other Google data.
You can object to the use of your data by Google Analytics by installing an add-on in your browser. To do so, you can follow the link below, which will take you to the Google page: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en [external page].
In certain cases, we use the reCAPTCHA service of Google Ireland Limited; Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, (“Google”) on the basis of Art. 6 (1) f General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (legitimate interest) to ensure sufficient data security when submitting forms. This primarily serves to distinguish whether the input is made by a natural person or abusively by machine and automated processing. When you visit one of our websites in which reCAPTCHA is integrated, your personal data such as IP address, screen and window resolution, browser language setting, time zone, installed browser plug-ins and possibly other data required by Google for reCAPTCHA are collected and transmitted to Google. Google may transfer this information to third parties, e.g. US authorities, if this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. The data protection provisions of Google LLC apply here. Further information on the data protection policies of Google LLC can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de&gl=de [external link].
Our website uses plugins from Google’s YouTube site. This website is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our sites equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. The YouTube server will be informed which of our pages you have visited. If you are logged into your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to associate your surfing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account. Further information on the handling of user data can be found in YouTube’s data protection declaration at: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de&gl=de [external page].
This website uses functions of the LinkedIn network. The provider is LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Every time you visit one of our pages that contains functions of LinkedIn, a connection to LinkedIn’s servers is established. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our Internet pages with your IP address. If you click on the “Recommend button” of LinkedIn and are logged into your LinkedIn account, LinkedIn is able to associate your visit to our website with you and your user account. We point out that we as provider of the pages have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and their use by LinkedIn. Further information can be found in the LinkedIn data protection declaration at: https://de.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy? [external page].
Our pages include functions of Twitter. These functions are provided by Twitter Inc, 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” function, the websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and released to other users. Data is also transmitted to Twitter. We would like to point out that we, as the provider of the pages, are not aware of the content of the transmitted data or its use by Twitter. Further information on this can be found in the Twitter data protection declaration at https://twitter.com/de/privacy [external page]. You can change your Twitter privacy settings in your account settings at: https://twitter.com/settings/account [external site].
Our website uses functions of the XING network. The provider is XING AG, Dammtorstrasse 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Every time you access one of our pages that contains XING functions, a connection to XING servers is established. To our knowledge, personal data will not be stored. In particular, no IP addresses are stored nor is the usage behavior being evaluated. Further information on data protection and the XING Share button can be found in XING’s data protection statement at: https://privacy.xing.com/en/privacy-policy [external site]
Our website uses services of etracker GmbH, Hamburg, Germany (https://www.etracker.com/). Data is collected and stored for marketing and optimization purposes. etracker cookies do not contain any information that could identify a user. The data generated by etracker is processed and stored by etracker on our behalf exclusively in Germany and is therefore subject to strict German and European data protection laws and standards. etracker has been independently audited and certified in this regard and awarded the ePrivacyseal data protection seal. Data processing is carried out on the basis of the legal provisions of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f (legitimate interest) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Our concern in terms of the GDPR (legitimate interest) is the optimization of our online offer and our web presence. Since the privacy of our customers is important to us, the data that may allow a reference to an individual person, such as the IP address, login or device identifiers, are anonymized or pseudonymized as soon as possible. No other use is made of the data, nor is it merged with other data or passed on to third parties. You may object to the aforementioned data processing at any time. The objection has no adverse consequences. Further information on data protection at etracker can be found at https://www.etracker.com/en/data-privacy/.
We use MailChimp to send the TTC Technology Training Center newsletter to our subscribers. MailChimp is a service provided by The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 512 Means Street, Suite 404, Atlanta, GA 30318, USA. The data stored when you registered for the newsletter (email address, name, IP address, and time and date of registration) will be sent to a server operated by The Rocket Science Group in the United States in accordance with its EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. Further information about the data protection offered by Mail Chimp can be found here [https://www.intuit.com/privacy/statement/]. You may cancel your newsletter subscription at any time without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until withdrawal. For instructions to take this step, please check the confirmation email and every newsletter.
If you have any questions concerning the processing of your personal data, you can directly contact our data protection official who will be available in the event of requests or any complaints:
Contact of the data protection officer
UIMC Dr. Vossbein GmbH & Co. KG
External Data Protection Officer
phone: +49 (202) 946 7726 200