Data Protection – How We Collect, Process and Use Your Personal Data
(1) The Organizer, tcworld GmbH, is the service provider for tekom Deutschland and tekom Europe.
With respect to the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we hereby notify you that your personal data are being collected, processed and used for purposes of contract fulfillment by tcworld GmbH together with the above-named organizations, pursuant to GDPR Article 6 (1) b.
Joint controller, as defined by GDPR Article 4 (7) in conjunction with GDPR Art. 26, is tcworld GmbH together with tekom Deutschland and tekom Europe. A joint controllership is where two or more controllers are jointly responsible for processing personal data because they can jointly (not necessarily to the same extent!) determine the purposes and means of the processing.
The address of the joint head office is:
+49 711 65704-0
Fax +49 711 65704-99
Our data protection officer can be contacted at datenschutz(at)tekom.de or at our postal address (Attn: Data Protection Officer).
(2) Your satisfaction is important to us. Therefore, we will give you the opportunity to take part in a satisfaction survey after the event. Furthermore, we assume that you are interested in attending the event again in the following year and will therefore inform you in good time. The legal basis for this is GDPR Article 6 (1) f and §7 (3) German Act Against Unfair Competition (UWG). You can inform us at any time that you no longer wish to be informed about this event.
(3) Only with your express confirmation during the registration process will you receive information by email, in writing or, in special cases, by phone about new publications, other events, and training programs of tekom/tekom Europe and tcworld GmbH, until such time as you revoke your consent, which you may do at any time. The legal basis for this is GDPR Art. 6 (1).
(4) If you no longer want this information, or if you want to revoke your consent, you can inform us in writing by mail to tcworld GmbH, Rotebühlstraße 64, 70178 Stuttgart, GERMANY, by fax at +49 711 65704-99, or by email (info(at)tekom.de). Furthermore, you can use the link to the subscription center to choose the information/newsletter you want to receive, or use the unsubscribe button.
(5) Your personal data will be stored in accordance with the statutory retention periods.
(6) tcworld GmbH will publish a participant list including the full name and company name of the participant. The list will be made available only to the conference participants through a hidden link on the conference website. If the participant objects, he or she must inform the event organizer and will then be excluded from the list.
(7) You have the following rights with respect to your personal data:
You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a data protection supervisory authority regarding our processing of your personal data.
(8) Further information on data protection with respect to use of the conference portal (e.g. cookies, social media plug-ins) can be found here.