Data privacy statement
Thank you for your interest in the website of consistec Engineering & Consulting GmbH. We attach great importance to data protection and therefore inform you in the following about how we handle your personal data on this website.
We take the protection of your private data very seriously and collect, process, use and treat your personal data confidentially and only in accordance with the content of this data protection declaration and the applicable German data protection laws, in particular the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG).
This data protection declaration regulates which personal data we collect, process and use about you. We therefore ask you to read the following statements carefully.
We, consistec Engineerung & Consulting GmbH, Europaallee 5, 66113 Saarbrücken, Germany, are the operator of this website and the responsible body within the meaning of the Federal Data Protection Act ("BDSG").
1. Collection of personal data
1.2 You can visit our website anonymously without telling us who you are. Personal data also includes information about your use of our website. Every time a user accesses a page of our offer, your browser automatically transmits data to our web server and stores it in a log file. This involves the following data:
- Browser type and version
- Operating system in use
- Host name of the accessing computer and its IP address. This is partially anonymized before storage.
- The address of the page you last visited from which you reached the current page ("Referer URL")
- Date and time of the server request
1.2 If you contact us via a contact form, we collect the following personal data: Title (*), first name (*), surname (*), company (*), e-mail address (*). The fields marked with (*) are mandatory fields.
1.3 If you would like a free ticket for an event such as the it-sa, we collect the following personal data from you: Salutation (*), first name (*), last name (*), company (*), e-mail address (*), desired meeting date, date, ticket request. The fields marked with (*) are mandatory fields.
2. Purposes of data collection
We use your personal data to give you the opportunity to contact us or to process the information you have requested and to provide services.
2.1 When you contact us, we use your personal information to provide you with information and services you request, to respond to your inquiry, to confirm your attendance at a particular event or appointment, or to process your order. Here we need your e-mail address for delivery and the form of address, your first name and surname for personal contact and your company.
2.2 If you would like to receive an admission ticket for special events, trade fairs or similar, we will use your data to send it to you and/or to arrange a personal meeting at the relevant event. Here we need your e-mail address for the delivery of the ticket codes as well as the salutation, your first name and surname for the personal address and your company.
2.3 If you register for our training courses or events for a fee, we use your data to fulfil our obligations arising from a contract concluded between you and us (execution of a legal obligation). Here we need your e-mail address for the delivery of the confirmation as well as the salutation, your first name and surname for a personal address.
2.4 Webinars are interactive online seminars in which we inform interested parties about our products. Should you have asked a question during the webinar, your contact data, such as first name, last name, e-mail address, will be stored for the purpose of further processing your request after the webinar has ended.
2.5 We use log files and cookies to ensure that our website is presented to you in the most effective and interesting way possible, to detect and correct errors on the website and to check the website load. As we are constantly striving to improve services for our customers, the above general data is evaluated anonymously for statistical purposes.
3. Storage duration
We store your personal data to fulfill your request, e.g. to answer your inquiries, to process your orders or to give you access to certain information or offers.
If you request information about products, services, whitepapers or similar from us, we will store your personal data for a maximum of 12 months, provided that no further communication takes place between us or no legal obligation exists.
If you have given us your consent, we will also use your data to inform you about products and services of consistec Engineering & Consulting GmbH or to conduct needs analyses.
4. No disclosure of your personal data
We do not pass on your personal data to third parties, unless this is necessary to fulfil the intended purpose or for the purpose of contract implementation or you have given your express consent. For example, it may be necessary for us to transfer your address and order data to a service provider or supplier when you request an offer or order products. Data may also be passed on if we are entitled or obliged to pass on data due to statutory provisions and/or official or court orders. This may, in particular, involve the provision of information for the purposes of criminal prosecution, averting danger or enforcing intellectual property rights.
In order to keep our website interesting, intuitive and user-friendly, to improve it and to accelerate enquiries, we use so-called "cookies". These are small text files which are temporarily stored on your data carrier and which save certain settings and data for exchange with our system via your browser. These are information points based on user activities, visit preferences and website settings. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain malicious software such as viruses.
A cookie contains the name of the domain from which the cookie data was sent, information about the age of the cookie and an alphanumeric identifier. This is not done by assigning it to you personally, but by assigning an identification number to the cookie ("cookie ID"). The cookie ID is not merged with your name, IP address or similar data that would enable the cookie to be assigned to you.In den Einstellungen Ihres Browsers erhalten Sie weitere Informationen über die eingesetzten Cookies. Wenn sie nicht möchten, dass Cookies auf Ihrem Computer gespeichert werden, können sie Ihren Browser so einstellen, dass eine Speicherung von Cookies nicht akzeptiert wird. Bitte beachten Sie, dass Sie unsere Webseite in diesem Fall ggfls. nur eingeschränkt oder gar nicht nutzen können.
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