1. Collection and use of data in the context of our contact and opinion pages | 2. Collection and use of data in the context of our online shop | 3. Other uses we make of your data | 4. Transfer of your information to third parties | 5. Cookies | 6. Publicly available information | 7. Period during which your personal data is stored and used | 8. Information about your personal details, updating and deletion | 9. Changes to these data protection guidelines
1. Collection and use of data in the context of our contact and opinion pages
website also functions as an information platform on which we are able
to present ourselves, hear your views about our exhibition, and answer
your questions. In order to personalise our contact with you, you can if
you wish give us your name, address and e-mail address. However, you
can of course also receive information without disclosing your personal
details. If you would like to tell us what you think about our
exhibition via our website, we will store the information and your
personal details in order to create visitor statistics and collect
Our web server continues to collect information which
is automatically sent by the web browser program used by you. This
the name of your internet service provider,
the address of the website from which you are visiting us,
the date and duration of your visit.
save this information and use it to create anonymous user statistics
which enable us to see how the websites are being used and to design
these to meet needs and target group requirements.
2. Collection and use of data in the context of our online shop
also aim to enable you to purchase products relating to our exhibition
in our online shop. We collect, process and use your personal details in
this context with the aim of ensuring a user-friendly, efficient and
3. Other uses we make of your data
save and use the data we collect about you to enable you to make the
greatest possible use of our website. Specifically this includes:
Developing and providing new offers on the website which are optimally tailored to our visitors.
Answering your questions about our work, the exhibition or our articles
and implementing information campaigns via our website as well as
providing information about changes or new features on our website, or
relating to the exhibition, to our visitors directly by email, telephone
or fax if they have explicitly agreed to receive information by such
4. Transfer of your information to third parties
are obliged by law to disclose your data to prosecuting authorities or
courts in the context of criminal proceedings. This ensures that the
potential misuse of data is detected in good time and damage to other
users cleared up or even prevented. Your personal details will not be
passed on to third parties in any other context.
use “session based cookies” to facilitate your use of our online shop
(and in particular of the shopping basket and the evaluation of order
data). “Session based cookies” are small information units which are
used for connection and control purposes and which are only stored in
your computer memory. This means that the cookies no longer exist on
your computer once you close down your browser. This means that we do
you visit or place orders on our website. Most web browsers accept
Cookies do not necessarily contain or disclose
personal information. However, if you enter personal information on
this website, this can be linked with the information stored in the
cookies. Operators of other websites are not however able to access
You can if you wish completely deactivate the use of
cookies in the settings of your web browser. However, it is possible
that certain areas of our website may no longer work properly if you set
your browser to reject cookies or similar mechanisms.
6. Publicly available information
bulletin boards or newsgroups are offered now or in the future, we will
store data published by you in this context. Information of this kind
will only be used in accordance with these data protection guidelines
however. Please note that we are not responsible for the use made by
third parties of information published in these areas.
7. Period during which your personal data is stored and used
will only store your data for as long as necessary in order to fulfil
the objectives outlined in these data protection guidelines.
8. Information about your personal details, updating and deletion
can contact us at any time if you wish to inspect, delete or update any
personal data which we have collected from you via our website. The
same applies if you have more questions about the data we have stored
about you or the use it is put to. If you wish your data to be deleted,
it will be removed from our systems immediately.
9. Changes to these data protection guidelines
to the contents of these data protection guidelines can be found on
this page. We will also store older versions of the data protection
guidelines, including their validity periods, to ensure that you are
informed at all times about the information we collect and how we use
We will also inform you in good time about any changes and enable you to renew your consent to the storage and use of your data.
information obtained from you will only be used for purposes other than
those described in the preceding if you are informed in advance and
with your explicit consent.
Last update: April 2004