Privacy policy

Duisburg Business & Innovation (DBI) is a reliable partner for companies in Duisburg. Therefore, we also place the highest demands on compliance with the protection of your personal data in accordance with the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG).

As the operator of this telemedia service, we collect and process personal data to the following extent:

1. calling up our website

When our website is accessed, the browser used usually transfers various access data to the server:

  • Browser type and version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL (the previously visited page)
  • Host name of the accessing computer and the IP address
  • Time of the server request

This data is collected automatically and stored in so-called log files for a period of six weeks. They are evaluated with Google Analytics in accordance with data protection regulations and are used exclusively to monitor the success of our offer. A conclusion on your identity is not possible(*). Another common tool for evaluating the use of our website are the so-called "cookies". They serve the continuous improvement of our pages and do not store any personal data.

2. collection and processing of your contact data

In the following cases

  • Registration for our newsletter / report
  • Registration for our events
  • Contacting us via the contact form

we collect and process those personal data that are necessary for the respective purpose. After the purpose ceases to apply, this data is deleted. In the case of our event notices, you have the option of having your data saved for future events. The deletion will then take place at your request!

3. linking to other offers

By visiting the offers linked by us on the Internet, your access data will also be visible to the operator of the respective site.

4. data transfer to third parties

DBI does not transfer your data to third parties, neither within nor outside the European Economic Area.

In cases where the transfer of your personal data is a mandatory requirement for the fulfilment of your request, we explicitly ask for your consent.

Do you have any questions?

If you have any questions about data protection, please contact our data protection officer Andree Schäfer on 0203 306 1080.

(*) Your identity can only be traced back to your provider by court order.