Data Protection


Disclaimer
EML European Media Laboratory GmbH has issued the following privacy statement to demonstrate our firm commitment to secure and trustworthy Internet communication and the individual's right to privacy.
 
Google fonts and scripts
We use Google fonts and scripts to ensure high display quality and user-friendliness of our website. These fonts and scripts are taken from Google pages. In order to load them the website will connect with the database of Google Inc. and transfer personal data such as your IP address and the webpages you are visiting. For further information on Google data privacy, please check https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq?csw=1#Privacy and http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.


Google Maps

To display our addresses, we use Google Maps. IIn order to load them the website will connect with the database of Google Inc. and transfer personal data such as your IP address and the webpages you are visiting. For further information on Google data privacy, please check https://www.google.com/intl/de_de/help/terms_maps.html and http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

Consent
By using this web site, you agree to the collection and use of the information as described here. If we decide to make changes to this privacy policy, we will post the changes on this page so that you will always know what information we collect, and how we use it.

Use and Purpose of Collected Personal Data
On our web site, we only store personal information relating to you with your permission. You may choose to reveal information to us if, for example, you register for an event or subscribe to some of our web services.

Information is used solely for the purposes described below.

We bind our employees to strictly observe you privacy and confidentiality rights.

Details

1. What Information Do We Collect and Why?

IP Addresses
We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems, to administer our Web site, and to gather demographic information. When you visit our site, we recognize only your domain name and not your e-mail address. We will see your e-mail address only if you give it to us by filling out a form or by sending us an e-mail message.

Cookies
We use cookies to deliver personalized content, to save you having to re-enter your password repeatedly, and to tailor our information offerings to how you and others use the site.

User Registration
If you choose to register, we can send you requested information on our activities and events.

E-mail Addresses
If you choose to give us your e-mail address, we will communicate with you via e-mail. We do not share your e-mail address with others outside the EML European Media Laboratory GmbH. You can choose not to receive any more e-mail at any time.

Depending on how your e-mail application is set up, information about you may be transmitted automatically when you send e-mail to EML European Media Laboratory GmbH.

2. Links to Other Sites
Our website contains links to external websites over whose contents we have no control. Due care has been exercised in selecting the links. At the time of the creation of the links, the corresponding links were free of illegal content. If we obtain knowledge of legal violations, such links will be immediately removed. The use of external websites and the downloading of data are at your own risk. The EML European Media Laboratory GmbH does not assume any liability for any damage, in particular to data files, hardware and/or software of the user arising as a result of such an action.


3. Choice/Opt-Out
You can opt out of receiving e-mail communications from us whenever you like. You only need to e-mail us to have your name and details removed from EML European Media Laboratory GmbH´s e-mail list or registration database.
 
4. Monitoring access to the website
We try to optimize the organization and usability of this website using tools provided by Piwik (www.piwik.org). These tool creates pseudonymous usage profiles. Cookies may be used for this. Cookies are small text files that are saved locally on the visitor's computer in a folder containing temporary Internet files. Cookies make it possible for the site to recognize your Internet browser again. The data collected will not be used to personally identify visitors to the website without their specific, explicit consent, and in no case will this data be combined with the personal data of the pseudonymous user.

5. Inquiries

If you have any questions about this privacy statement – if, for example, you wish to inspect or update the information we hold about you – feel free to contact:

EML European Media Laboratory GmbH
Scientific and Managing Director: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Reuter
Mathematikon
Berliner Str. 45
69120 Heidelberg
Tel: +49 (0)6221 - 533 - 201
Fax: +49 (0)6221 - 533 - 282
E-Mail: Office-Team
E-Mail: Webmaster
USt-Id-Nr.: DE187252261
Registergericht: HRB 335719, Amtsgericht Mannheim
Responsible for the contents according to § 55 para. 2 RStV: Dr. Peter Saueressig