Last update: 02.12.2013

Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in our company and products.

Please read the declaration below carefully before you enter any personal data in our website. This website is published by Artifiction AG, Neureuter Strasse 37b, 76185 Karlsruhe, Germany (hereinafter referred to as "Artifiction"). Artifiction and its associated companies respect the confidentiality of personal information belonging to our customers, product suppliers and service providers.

Data privacy

The storage of your access data and the learning success and learning status you have attained and the bookmarks and notes you have made are necessary when participating in web-based training seminars. This data may be used to grant you a certificate in order to document the successful completion of the training course.

Data privacy policy

Artifiction respects your privacy

Protection of your privacy in the processing of personal data and the security of all business data are of prime concern to us and we take this into consideration in our business processes. We process personal data which are collected during your visit to our website and handle them with confidentiality and only in compliance with statutory regulations. Data protection and information security are part of our corporate policy.

Collecting and processing personal data

When you visit our website, we save the name of your Internet service producer, the website from which you visit us, the website pages which you visit on our website and the date and duration of your visit. Artifiction uses cookies and active components (e.g. JavaScript) to track the visitor's preferences in order to optimise the design of our website. You can refuse to accept cookies in your Browser settings. Please note that, in this case, some functions on the website pages may no longer be executable.

Further personal data are only saved if you provide them voluntarily, e.g. as part of registration, a survey or to implement a contract.

Deployment of Google Analytics and Google Remarketing

This website utilizes the Google-Service Analytics and Google Remarketing; services provided by Google Inc ("Google"). Google utilizes the so-called "Cookies", text files which can be stored on the computer and which enable you to have an analysis of your usage of the website. The information generated by the Cookies on your usage of the website are normally transmitted to a server belonging to Google in USA and stored there. On activation of the IP-Anonymization on this website, your IP address will be at first abbreviated by Google, however within the member countries of the European Union or other contractual partners of the agreement within the European Economic Community. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address will be transmitted to the Google server in USA and abbreviated there.

On instructions from the owners of this website, Google will use this information to assess the usage of the website, to compile reports on the webpage activities and to provide additional services which are connected with the webpage usage and internet usage to the website owner. The IP Address which is transferred by Google from your browser within the scope of the mentioned services will not be merged with any other data of Google.

Google Remarketing uses cookies to address visitors via remarketing campaigns in online advertising in Google advertising network on a later occasion. For the placing of remarketing advertisements third-party suppliers as Google use cookies based on the visit of this website.

You can prevent the storage of the cookies with the help of the settings provided in your browser software; however, we would like to bring to your attention that in such a case you will not be able to use all the functions of this website in their entire scope. Furthermore you can prevent Google from acquiring the data generated by the cookies (incl. your IP address) and in relation to the usage of your website and also prevent the further processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the Browser –Plugin provided in the link below:

http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
Source: Google Analytical Conditions
Additional information in : http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html

Use and disclosure of personal data and appropriation

Artifiction only uses your personal data to the necessary extent for the purposes of technical administration of the website, for customer administration, for product surveys and for marketing. We shall not disclose your data to third parties outside our group of companies without your consent.

Artifiction also co-operates with external companies which provide services that are in direct connection with your purchase order or which performs services for you. We employ the services of other companies for the following purposes:

  • To process your credit cards and giropay payments.
  • Cash collection and dunning

External companies shall only have access to your personal data to the extent that this appears necessary to fulfil our contractual obligations.

Security

Artifiction implements security precautions to protect the data we manage from manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorised persons or unauthorised disclosure. Our security precautions are continuously improved in line with technology development.

Choice

We would also like to use your data to inform you about our products and services and conduct surveys on this subject. Of course, participation in such actions is voluntary. Should you not be in agreement with this, you can inform us at any time so that we can block your data accordingly. For more details, please refer to the information on our website.

Changes to this data protection declaration

Please note that there are continuous modifications to data protection regulations and handling procedures, e.g. at Artifiction. For this reason, it is advisable and necessary to stay informed about changes to statutory regulations and the policy of companies, e.g. Artifiction. Without prejudice to your rights pursuant to the respective statutory data protection regulations, Artifiction reserves the right to modify this data protection declaration at any time. We shall inform you of any such changes by updating the "Last changed" date at the start of this data protection declaration.

Contact

Please contact our data protection officer if you have any suggestions or complaints related to the processing of your personal data.

Note
Artifiction website pages may contain links to websites of other providers which are not covered by this data protection declaration. We urgently advise you to read the data protection provisions on the websites to which you are linked.

Should incorrect data be stored despite our efforts to ensure data correctness, we shall correct such data at your request.

Artifiction AG
Neureuter Straße 37 b
76185 Karlsruhe

Fon: +49 (0)721 4903-200
Fax: +49 (0)721 4903-111
support@artifiction.de