The protection of your personal information is very important to us. Of course, we comply with the provisions of the EU GDPR. The following notes give you a simple overview of what happens to your personal information when you visit our website. Personal data is all data that personally identifies you.
Responsible for the processing is:
Borsteler Chaussee 55
According to article 37 DSGVO we have appointed a data protection officer. You can reach him by e-mail at
Purpose and legal basis
In order to ensure the operation of our website and to provide you with the best possible information, we use technical means to monitor the use of our website.
In no case we collect personal data, nor do we use the collected technical data for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you.
The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interest (Article 6 (1) lit. DSGVO) to operate our website professionally and safely.
In addition, there are situations in which you want to provide us with personal information, such as contact forms and registrations.
In this case, we will ask for your consent to processing (Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR).
What do we use your data for?
Part of the data is collected to ensure a flawless provision of the website. Other data can be used to optimize the structure of the website.
Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority
In the event of data protection infringements, each person concerned has the right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority.
Responsible supervisory authority in data protection questions is:
Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
The Hamburg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information
Klosterwall 6 (Block C), 20095 Hamburg
Right to data portability
You have the right to have data that we process on the basis of your consent or in fulfillment of a contract, in itself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format.
Information, Blocking, Deletion
You have the right to free information on your stored personal data, their origin, recipient and the purpose of the data processing and at any time the right to correct, block or delete this data. To exercise this right, please contact us informally.
Analysis tools and third-party tools
When you visit our website, your surfing behavior can be statistically evaluated. This happens mainly with cookies and with so-called analysis programs. The analysis of your surfing behavior is anonymous.
Revocation of your consent to data processing
Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke an existing consent at any time. An informal message by e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
2. Data collection on our website
The internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called „session cookies“. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.
You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and cookies only in individual cases allow, the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.
Server log files
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in so-called server log files. These are:
browser type and browser version,
Operating system used
Host name of the accessing computer
Time of the server request
This data is not merged with other data sources.
The legal basis for this processing is the legitimate interest (Article 6 (1) lit. DSGVO) to operate this website professionally and safely.
3. Plugins and Tools
If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your details from the inquiry form, including the contact details you provided there, will be stored in order to process the request and in case of follow-up questions. We will not share this information without your consent.
The processing of the data entered into the contact form is therefore exclusively based on your consent (Art. 6 (1) lit. a DSGVO). You can revoke this consent at any time. An informal message by e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing operations carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
The data entered by you in the contact form remain with us until you ask us for deletion, revoke your consent to the storage or the purpose for the data storage is omitted (eg after completion of your request). Mandatory statutory provisions – especially retention periods – remain unaffected.
We use the provider Vimeo for the integration of videos. Vimeo is operated by Vimeo, LLC, headquartered at 555 West 18th Street, NY, New York 10011.
On our website we use plugins of the provider Vimeo. If you call up the Internet pages of our Internet presence provided with this plugin, a connection is made to the Vimeo servers and the plugin is displayed. This will tell the Vimeo server which website you have visited. If you are logged in as a member of Vimeo, Vimeo assigns this information to your personal user account. When using the plugin such as clicking the start button of a video, this information is also assigned to your user account. You can prevent this association by logging out of your Vimeo user account before using our website and deleting the corresponding cookies from Vimeo.
For more information about data processing and privacy by Vimeo, please visit:
Our website uses plugins from the Google-powered YouTube page. Site operator is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.
When you visit one of our YouTube plug-in-enabled sites, you will be connected to the servers of YouTube. It tells the YouTube server which of our pages you’ve visited.
If you’re logged into your YouTube account, YouTube will allow you to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
The use of YouTube is in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO.