Pri­vacy Policy

Ef­fect­ive date: July 24, 2018

sci­en­dea Wach­stums­ber­a­tung (“us”, “we”, or “our”) op­er­ates the web­site (the “Ser­vice”).

This page in­forms you of our policies re­gard­ing the col­lec­tion, use, and dis­clos­ure of per­son­al data when you use our Ser­vice and the choices you have as­so­ci­ated with that data. This Pri­vacy Policy for sci­en­dea Wach­stums­ber­a­tung is powered by

We use your data to provide and im­prove the Ser­vice. By us­ing the Ser­vice, you agree to the col­lec­tion and use of in­form­a­tion in ac­cord­ance with this policy. Un­less oth­er­wise defined in this Pri­vacy Policy, terms used in this Pri­vacy Policy have the same mean­ings as in our Terms and Con­di­tions, ac­cess­ible from

In­form­a­tion Col­lec­tion And Use

We col­lect sev­er­al dif­fer­ent types of in­form­a­tion for vari­ous pur­poses to provide and im­prove our Ser­vice to you.

Types of Data Col­lec­ted

Per­son­al Data

While us­ing our Ser­vice, we may ask you to provide us with cer­tain per­son­ally iden­ti­fi­able in­form­a­tion that can be used to con­tact or identi­fy you (“Per­son­al Data”). Per­son­ally iden­ti­fi­able in­form­a­tion may in­clude, but is not lim­ited to:

  • Email ad­dress
  • First name and last name
  • Phone num­ber
  • Ad­dress, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
  • Cook­ies and Us­age Data

Us­age Data

We may also col­lect in­form­a­tion how the Ser­vice is ac­cessed and used (“Us­age Data”). This Us­age Data may in­clude in­form­a­tion such as your com­puter­’s In­ter­net Pro­tocol ad­dress (e.g. IP ad­dress), browser type, browser ver­sion, the pages of our Ser­vice that you vis­it, the time and date of your vis­it, the time spent on those pages, unique device iden­ti­fi­ers and oth­er dia­gnost­ic data.

Track­ing & Cook­ies Data

We use cook­ies and sim­il­ar track­ing tech­no­lo­gies to track the activ­ity on our Ser­vice and hold cer­tain in­form­a­tion.

Cook­ies are files with small amount of data which may in­clude an an­onym­ous unique iden­ti­fi­er. Cook­ies are sent to your browser from a web­site and stored on your device. Track­ing tech­no­lo­gies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to col­lect and track in­form­a­tion and to im­prove and ana­lyze our Ser­vice.

You can in­struct your browser to re­fuse all cook­ies or to in­dic­ate when a cook­ie is be­ing sent. How­ever, if you do not ac­cept cook­ies, you may not be able to use some por­tions of our Ser­vice.

Ex­amples of Cook­ies we use:

  • Ses­sion Cook­ies. We use Ses­sion Cook­ies to op­er­ate our Ser­vice.
  • Pref­er­ence Cook­ies. We use Pref­er­ence Cook­ies to re­mem­ber your pref­er­ences and vari­ous set­tings.
  • Se­cur­ity Cook­ies. We use Se­cur­ity Cook­ies for se­cur­ity pur­poses.

Use of Data

sci­en­dea Wach­stums­ber­a­tung uses the col­lec­ted data for vari­ous pur­poses:

  • To provide and main­tain the Ser­vice
  • To no­ti­fy you about changes to our Ser­vice
  • To al­low you to par­ti­cip­ate in in­ter­act­ive fea­tures of our Ser­vice when you choose to do so
  • To provide cus­tom­er care and sup­port
  • To provide ana­lys­is or valu­able in­form­a­tion so that we can im­prove the Ser­vice
  • To mon­it­or the us­age of the Ser­vice
  • To de­tect, pre­vent and ad­dress tech­nic­al is­sues

Trans­fer Of Data

Your in­form­a­tion, in­clud­ing Per­son­al Data, may be trans­ferred to — and main­tained on — com­puters loc­ated out­side of your state, province, coun­try or oth­er gov­ern­ment­al jur­is­dic­tion where the data pro­tec­tion laws may dif­fer than those from your jur­is­dic­tion.

If you are loc­ated out­side Ger­many and choose to provide in­form­a­tion to us, please note that we trans­fer the data, in­clud­ing Per­son­al Data, to Ger­many and pro­cess it there.

Your con­sent to this Pri­vacy Policy fol­lowed by your sub­mis­sion of such in­form­a­tion rep­res­ents your agree­ment to that trans­fer.

sci­en­dea Wach­stums­ber­a­tung will take all steps reas­on­ably ne­ces­sary to en­sure that your data is treated se­curely and in ac­cord­ance with this Pri­vacy Policy and no trans­fer of your Per­son­al Data will take place to an or­gan­iz­a­tion or a coun­try un­less there are ad­equate con­trols in place in­clud­ing the se­cur­ity of your data and oth­er per­son­al in­form­a­tion.

Dis­clos­ure Of Data

Leg­al Re­quire­ments

sci­en­dea Wach­stums­ber­a­tung may dis­close your Per­son­al Data in the good faith be­lief that such ac­tion is ne­ces­sary to:

  • To com­ply with a leg­al ob­lig­a­tion
  • To pro­tect and de­fend the rights or prop­erty of sci­en­dea Wach­stums­ber­a­tung
  • To pre­vent or in­vest­ig­ate pos­sible wrong­do­ing in con­nec­tion with the Ser­vice
  • To pro­tect the per­son­al safety of users of the Ser­vice or the pub­lic
  • To pro­tect against leg­al li­ab­il­ity

Se­cur­ity Of Data

The se­cur­ity of your data is im­port­ant to us, but re­mem­ber that no meth­od of trans­mis­sion over the In­ter­net, or meth­od of elec­tron­ic stor­age is 100% se­cure. While we strive to use com­mer­cially ac­cept­able means to pro­tect your Per­son­al Data, we can­not guar­an­tee its ab­so­lute se­cur­ity.

Ser­vice Pro­viders

We may em­ploy third party com­pan­ies and in­di­vidu­als to fa­cil­it­ate our Ser­vice (“Ser­vice Pro­viders”), to provide the Ser­vice on our be­half, to per­form Ser­vice-re­lated ser­vices or to as­sist us in ana­lyz­ing how our Ser­vice is used.

These third parties have ac­cess to your Per­son­al Data only to per­form these tasks on our be­half and are ob­lig­ated not to dis­close or use it for any oth­er pur­pose.


We may use third-party Ser­vice Pro­viders to mon­it­or and ana­lyze the use of our Ser­vice.

  • Google Ana­lyt­ics

    Google Ana­lyt­ics is a web ana­lyt­ics ser­vice offered by Google that tracks and re­ports web­site traffic. Google uses the data col­lec­ted to track and mon­it­or the use of our Ser­vice. This data is shared with oth­er Google ser­vices. Google may use the col­lec­ted data to con­tex­tu­al­ize and per­son­al­ize the ads of its own ad­vert­ising net­work.

    You can opt-out of hav­ing made your activ­ity on the Ser­vice avail­able to Google Ana­lyt­ics by in­stalling the Google Ana­lyt­ics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on pre­vents the Google Ana­lyt­ics JavaS­cript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from shar­ing in­form­a­tion with Google Ana­lyt­ics about vis­its activ­ity.

    For more in­form­a­tion on the pri­vacy prac­tices of Google, please vis­it the Google Pri­vacy & Terms web page:

Links To Oth­er Sites

Our Ser­vice may con­tain links to oth­er sites that are not op­er­ated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be dir­ec­ted to that third party’s site. We strongly ad­vise you to re­view the Pri­vacy Policy of every site you vis­it.

We have no con­trol over and as­sume no re­spons­ib­il­ity for the con­tent, pri­vacy policies or prac­tices of any third party sites or ser­vices.

Chil­dren’s Pri­vacy

Our Ser­vice does not ad­dress any­one un­der the age of 18 (“Chil­dren”).

We do not know­ingly col­lect per­son­ally iden­ti­fi­able in­form­a­tion from any­one un­der the age of 18. If you are a par­ent or guard­i­an and you are aware that your Chil­dren has provided us with Per­son­al Data, please con­tact us. If we be­come aware that we have col­lec­ted Per­son­al Data from chil­dren without veri­fic­a­tion of par­ent­al con­sent, we take steps to re­move that in­form­a­tion from our serv­ers.

Changes To This Pri­vacy Policy

We may up­date our Pri­vacy Policy from time to time. We will no­ti­fy you of any changes by post­ing the new Pri­vacy Policy on this page.

We will let you know via email and/or a prom­in­ent no­tice on our Ser­vice, pri­or to the change be­com­ing ef­fect­ive and up­date the “ef­fect­ive date” at the top of this Pri­vacy Policy.

You are ad­vised to re­view this Pri­vacy Policy peri­od­ic­ally for any changes. Changes to this Pri­vacy Policy are ef­fect­ive when they are pos­ted on this page.

Con­tact Us

If you have any ques­tions about this Pri­vacy Policy, please con­tact us:

  • By email: r.hildebrandt@sciendea.dre
  • By phone num­ber: +49 89 20204623