Privacy

 

Privacy Statement

The use of our site is to a large degree possible without an indication of personal data. For the use of individual services of our site, derogations may arise for this, which are discussed separately below in this case. Your personal data (E.g. name, address, email, phone number, etc.) will be processed by us only in accordance with the provisions of the German data protection law. Data is then personally identifiable, if they can be assigned to clear a specific natural person. See the legal principles of data protection in the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG). The following regulations will inform you about nature, scope and purpose of data collection, as far as use and processing of personal data by the provider

 

ASAM e.V.
Altlaufstr. 40
85635 Hoehenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn
Germany

 

+49 8102 806163

Klaus.estenfeld(at)asam.net

 

We point out that the Internet-based data transmission shows security vulnerabilities, a complete protection against access by third parties is therefore impossible.

 

Cookies

We use cookies on our site to recognize multiple use of our site, by same user/Internet connection owner. Cookies are small text files, which pushes your Internet browser on your computer and stores. They are used to optimize our website and our services. It's mostly so-called "session cookies" that are deleted after your visit.


However, some of these cookies may leave information to automatically recognize you. This recognition is based on the IP address stored in the cookies. The information obtained this way are used to optimize our offers and to allow you easier access to our site.
You can prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting your browser; We point out however, that in this case, you may not be able to use all functions of our website to the full extent.

 

Server data

For technical reasons, the following information which your Internet browser sends to us respectively to our Web space provider will be collected (so-called server log files):

-Browser type and version. 
-Operating system used 
-Web page, from which you visit us (referrer URL
-Web page that you visit 
-Date and time of access 
-Your Internet Protocol (IP)-address. 


This anonymous data is stored separately from your personal data that you may have provided and are therefore no indicator of a particular person. They are evaluated for statistical reasons with the purposes to improve our website and our services.

 

Registration function

We offer you the possibility to register on our site. The data entered during this registration, which are shown in the input mask of the registration form Name, company, department, company address, e-mail address is levied for the use of our offer and stored. With your registration on our site we will also store your IP address and the date and time of your registration. This is used if a third party misuses your data and this data without your knowledge on our page registers, as protection from us. The data will not be transferred to third parties. A comparison of such collected data with data that may be collected by other components of our site is also not taking place.

 

Expert Directory

ASAM offers you the possibility to sign up for an expert directory. You will be asked to enter personal data such as you

Position in your company, experience with ASAM standards, Expert level in handling the ASAM standards, and you work experience, picture.

 

Entry of this data is completely voluntarily. Not entering any of that data does not impact the use of our website. You will be able to select whether you want to expose this information not at all, only to ASAM members or to all users of the website. In the latter case some entries may be required.

 

Newsletter

We offer you the opportunity to subscribe to our newsletter on our site. With this newsletter, we inform you about current ASAM activities and services on a regular basis. To receive our newsletter, you will need a valid E-mail address. The E-Mail address registered by you will be checked by us to make sure you are indeed the owner of the specified E-Mail address or whether you are authorized to receive the newsletter. By registering to our newsletter, we will store your IP address and the date and the time of your registration. This is used in the event that a third party abusing your email address without your knowledge subscribes to our newsletter as a hedge on our part. More data is not collected by us. The data so collected is used exclusively for the subscription of our newsletter. The data will not be transferred to third parties. There will be no comparison of such collected data with data that may be collected by other components of our site. You can at any time unsubscribe from this newsletter. See details on this confirmation email, as well as each individual newsletter.

 

Contact

We offer you the opportunity to contact us via email or via a contact form in connection to our site. In this case, the information provided by the user for the purpose of processing of his contacts are stored. The data will not be transferred to third parties. There will be no comparison of such collected data with data that may be collected by other components of our site.

 

Commenting opportunity

On some of our pages we offer you the possibility to leave comments. To take advantage of this opportunity we ask the user to register for the site. The regulation for “Registration Function” applies.

 

Leaving a comment also stores the IP address of the author/holder. Storage of this data is for our safety in case that a comment made by an author interferes with the rights of third party or have illegal content. Thus, we have a self-interest in storing the data of the author especially as we can be prosecuted under certain circumstances due to such infringement. The data will not be transferred to third parties. There will be no comparison of such collected data with data that may be collected by other components of our site. ASAM reserves the right to delete comments that are not appropriate or that do not support the cause of the site.

 

Subscription comments

We offer you the possibility to subscribe to subsequent comments on a post, to which you are going to write a comment. If you choose this option, you will receive a confirmation E-mail. This verifies whether you are indeed the owner of the specified E-Mail address. The decision for the subscription of such follow-up comments can be cancelled at any time. Details on this, refer to the confirmation email. The data will not be transferred to third parties. There will be no comparison of such collected data with data that may be collected by other components of our site.

 

Use of Google Analytics with Anonymizer function

We use Google Analytics on our website, a web analysis service by Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter "Google". Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and thereby enable analysis of how the website is used by you.

 

The information generated by these cookies, for example, time, place and frequency of your Webpage visit including your IP address, are transferred to Google in the USA and stored there.

 

On our website we use Google Analytics with an IP anonymization feature. In this case Google anonymizes your IP address by reducing it already within Member States of the European Union or in other Contracting States of the agreement on the European economic area.

 

Google will use this information to evaluate your use of our site, to compile reports on website activity for us and to provide further services related to website activity and Internet usage. Google will also transmit this information to third parties if prescribed by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google.

 

Google will, according to their own statement, under no circumstances connect your IP address with other data from google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting your browser software; We point out however, that in this case, you may not be able to use all functions of our website to the full degree.

 

Additionally, Google offers a deactivation option for the most common browsers, which gives you more control over what data Google is collecting and processing. If you activate this option, there will no information on your website visit will be transmitted to google. Activation however does not prevent that information will be transmitted to us or to other webanalysis services. You will find more information on the deactivation option provided by Google and the activation of this option at this link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

 

Use of Google maps

We use 'Google maps' on our website, a service by Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter "Google".

 

For each individual call to the component of "Google Maps", a cookie is set by Google to process user settings and user date during the display of the page on which the component of "Google Maps" is integrated. This cookie is usually not deleted by closing the browser, but expires after a certain time, if not deleted manually before by you.

 

If you do not agree with this processing of your data, there is the possibility to deactivate the service of "Google maps" and thereby prevent the transmission of your data to Google. To do this, you must disable the Java script function in your browser. However, we point out that in this case you may not be able to use 'Google maps' fully or not at all.

 

The use of 'Google Maps' and the information acquired by 'Google Maps' is carried out according to the Google terms of usage

http://www.Google.de/Intl/de/policies/terms/regional.html

as well as according to the additional terms and conditions for 'Google Maps'

https://www.Google.com/intl/de_DE/help/terms_maps.html.

 

Use of facebook components

On our website, we use components of the provider facebook.com. Facebook is a service by facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.
With each single retrieval of our website, which is equipped with such a component, this component causes the browser you are using to download an equivalent representation of the component of facebook. 

 

This operation is used to inform facebook about the specific page you are currently visiting on our website.
If you go to our page while being logged in at facebook, facebook detects via the information gathered by the component, which specific page you visit and maps this information to your personal account on facebook. If you click on the "Like" button or if you make according comments, this information is sent to your personal account on facebook and stored there. In addition, the information that you have visited our website, is passed on to facebook. This occurs regardless whether or not you click the component. If you want to prevent this transmission and storage of data about you and your behavior on our website through facebook, you must log out of facebook before you visit our site. The privacy policy of facebook, gives further information, particularly on the collection and use of data by facebook, to your relevant rights, as well as to the setting options for the protection of your privacy: https://de-de.Facebook.com/about/privacy/

 

External tools are also available on the market, that help you to block Facebook social plugins with Add-ons for all popular browsers http://webgraph.com/resources/facebookblocker/
You will find an overview on the Facebook plugins on https://developers.Facebook.com/docs/plugins/

 

Use of the XING referral components

We use components of the network XING.com on our website. These components are a service of XING AG, Dammtor Street 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany.
With each single retrieval of our website, which is equipped with such a component, this component causes the browser you are using to download a corresponding representation of the component by XING.

To our knowledge XING does not store personal data of the user of our webpages. XING also does not store IP addresses. Furthermore, the usage of our website is not analyzed via cookies in combination with the "XING share button". You will find more information in the privacy notices for the XING share button: https://www.xing.com/app/share?op=data_protection

 

Use of the LinkedIn referral components

We use components of the LinkedIn network on our page. LinkedIn is a service of LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, mountain view, CA 94043, USA. With each single visit of our website, which is equipped with such a component, this component causes the browser you are using to download a corresponding representation of the component of LinkedIn.

 

Through this process, LinkedIn is informed, which specific page of our Internet presence is currently visited. If you click on the LinkedIn "recommend button" while you are logged in to your LinkedIn account, you can link the contents of our pages to your LinkedIn profile. Therefore, LinkedIn is able to connect your visit of our website to your LinkedIn account.

 

We have no influence neither on the data, that LinkedIn is collecting, nor on the amount of data that is collected by LinkedIn. Also, we have no knowledge of the contents of the data submitted to LinkedIn. Details for data collection through LinkedIn, as well as your rights and options, refer to the data protection information from LinkedIn. You can find these instructions under http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

 

Use of MailChimp

Newsletter Consent

 

You will be asked to consent to the use of your personal data to receive our newsletter as follows: 

“I have read the privacy policy and I give my consent to data being processed by a service provider located in the United States”.

 

We use the newsletter to provide you with regular updates about ASAM. To receive our newsletter, you will need a valid email address. We will then check the email address entered to ensure that you are its owner or if its owner has agreed to receive our newsletter. By registering for the newsletter, we will save your IP address and date and time of registration. This will be used in case a third party misuses your email address to subscribe to our newsletter without your knowledge. 

 

We will not compare the data collected during newsletter registration with any other data that might be collected by other components of our site. 

 

Newsletter by MailChimp 

 

We use MailChimp to send our 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 and stored there in accordance with the EU-US Privacy Shield. 

 

Further information about the data protection offered by MailChimp can be found at: 

http://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/

 

Further information about the EU-US Privacy Shield can be found at:

Die Bundesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz und die Informationsfreiheit

http://ec.europa.eu/justice/data-protection/international-transfers/eu-us-privacy-shield/index_en.htm

 

You may cancel your newsletter subscription and revoke your consent to the storage of this data at any time with future effect. For instructions to take this step, please refer to the confirmation email and each newsletter.

 

This website uses the Google AdWords Remarketing Service

This website uses the Google AdWords remarketing service to advertise on third party websites (including Google). This includes the use of the analysis service "Conversion tracking" by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, mountain view, CA 94043 United States, hereinafter "Google" on our website. to previous visitors to our site. It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven’t completed a task on our site, for example using the contact form to make an inquiry. This could be in the form of an advertisement on the Google search results page, or a site in the Google Display Network. Third-party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to the Tower website. Of course, any data collected will be used in accordance with our own privacy policy and Google’s privacy policy.

 

You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.

 

Information/Cancellation/Deletion

Based on the Federal Data Protection Act, you may contact us at no cost if you have questions relating to the collection, processing or use of your personal information, if you wish to request the correction, blocking or deletion of the same, or if you wish to cancel explicitly granted consent. Please note that you have the right to have incorrect data corrected or to have personal data deleted, where such claim is not barred by any legal obligation to retain this data.