Data protection

We welcome your interest in our website. The protection of your privacy is of the utmost important to us. Please find below a detailed account of how we handle your data.

Deletion, processing and use of your data

You can visit our website without the submission of any personal data.

Personal data will only be collected when freely provided to us by you e.g. e-mail requests from you. Without your separate consent, the personal data you provide is exclusively used for answering your inquiries, for initiating and processing contracts (e.g. when sending applications) and for technical administration.

After the processing of your inquiry or the fulfilment of the contract, your personal data will be deleted with adherence to the legal retention periods.

YouTube plugins and cookies

This website uses YouTube to display and play embedded videos.

We use the extended data protection mode (accessing videos not via, but via, which, according to the provider, does not start storing user information until the video is played. Regardless of whether or not the embedded videos are played, a connection to the Google “DoubleClick” network is established each time this website is accessed. This means that IP addresses are transmitted to YouTube among other data and which can trigger further data processing operations beyond our control.

The moment the embedded video starts playing, YouTube uses cookies to collect information about user behavior. According to information from YouTube, these are used, among other things, to record video statistics, improve user-friendliness and prevent abusive practices. The information collected don't contain any personally identifiable data, unless you are currently logged into a Google service. The cookies can be prevented by using appropriate browser settings and extensions.

For further information please refer to: Google / YouTube: Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland - Data protection declaration / Opt-Out / Privacy Shield

Recipient of personal data

Your data will not be passed on to third parties, unless this is necessary for the initiation or fulfilment of a contract. There will be no transfer of your data to third countries.

Further web offers

The collection and further use of data within the scope of registering for events via the online forms provided on the subpages are subject to the respective data protection notices.

Information about user rights

You have the right to ask for your personal data, to have it corrected if necessary, to request its processing to be restricted or for it to be deleted. The data will then be deleted. You can also revoke the permission to use your personal data at any time. This does not affect the legality of the processing up to the time of revocation.

If you have any questions or complaints about this website or if you have questions concerning the collection, processing or use of your personal data, to request information, correction, blocking or deletion of data, as well as to revoke permissions, please contact management using the contact details given above or contact our data protection officer at

You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the responsible data protection supervisory authority. The responsible authority is the Berlin Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information.