Data Privacy Statement
Thank you for your interest in WIN’s activities and your visit to our website. Your privacy is important to us and we want you to feel comfortable browsing through these pages. During your visit to our website, personal data is collected and processed only in accordance with the relevant legal provisions, as described in these paragraphs. Should you have questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Personal Data Collection and Processing
Personal data you choose to provide is collected by WIN in order to answer your requests and compile mailing lists for the newsletters we publish as part of our communication activities. Personal data is also collected to enable us to monitor site traffic using third-party services such as Google Analytics.
The data you provide when signing up for our newsletter and Code of Conduct is only used, as specified, to deliver the requested news or publish your adherence to the Code of Conduct. We do not disclose this data to third parties. You may withdraw your consent to the storage of your personal data and the usage of this data at any time by cancelling your subscription via the link at the bottom of every newsletter issue or by contacting us.
If your browser is not supported by this plugin (for example on mobile), you can click to store a cookie that will prevent Google Analytics actions on your browser when visiting our site.
Social Media Plugins
Our website uses social media plugins such as [e.g.: the Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn “Follow button”]. The social networks are often technically operated in the USA or in other countries outside Germany and the EU and some are offered via national companies in the EU. If you open a page of our website containing such a plugin, your web browser will create a direct connection to [Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook] servers when you are logged in. The respective social network receives at least the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged in [Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn] your visit is assigned to your respective social media account. If you interact with the plugins by clicking on the follow/share buttons, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to [Twitter/Facebook/LinkedIn] and saved and, if applicable, published.
If you do not wish [Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn] to collect data on you through our website, please deactivate the plugins in your web browser. If you wish to avoid a link to any existing social media account, simply log out of your social media accounts prior to visiting the website.
Access to the Data
Authorized personnel of WIN does have access to the data collected and does have sole authority to read and correct it in the event of input error.
Data is stored in protected databases, accessible only on a need-to-know basis.
Right to Information, Correction and Deletion
You have the right to inspect any stored personal data concerning yo. You also have the right to demand the correction or deletion of this data as long as no legal retention period applies. We do not store personal data for longer or other purposes than the ones you consented to.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us with questions or concerns. Do note that when you contact us we also access personal information you provide. This will be stored for the purpose of processing your request or for follow-up questions.
Means of Appeal
You may always find more information or lodge an appeal by contacting the Berliner Beauftragter für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit.