Last updated in April 2022.
Data privacy statement
The data controller in accordance with Article 4 Clause 7 of the GDPR is
SFB 1199: “Verräumlichungsprozesse unter Globalisierungsbedingungen”
Nikolaistraße 6-10, 5th Floor
What personal data we collect and why
Whenever you contact us via our contact form or email, we save the data provided by you (your email address, your indicated name and other personal information) to be able to reply to your messages.
Whenever you access our website, we only collect data provided by your browser for technical purposes. Technical data we collect includes the internet protocol (IP) address, browser type and version, time zone setting and location, access status/HTTP status code, browser plug-in types and versions, browser language, operating system and platform, device identifiers, geolocation information, and other technology on the devices you use to access our website.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is to recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
Data contained in messages you have submitted to us (via email or our contact form) will be deleted if storage is no longer required, and we restrict the processing of the data in case there are legal obligations to retain data.
What rights you have over your data
If you have left a comment on our website, you can request that we erase any personal data that is connected to your comment. You may also request that any form of data submitted to us via our contact form or email be deleted. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Who we share your data with
We do not sell, lease, rent or otherwise disclose your personal data to third parties unless otherwise stated below.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments will be checked through the automated spam detection services of Google reCAPTCHA and Antispam Bee. For more information, please read below.
Other functions of our website
Media: Visitors to our website are technically restricted from downloading and extracting any location data from images on our website.