If you register an account, fill out an accreditation or registration form, fill out an application form, participate in a survey, submit proposals or similar documents, or use any of the functionalities of NAPERS, we use this data as part of the service you requested, e.g. to process your application, accreditation, newsletter request, or similar.
Email addresses you provide will also be used to send you periodic emails (such as newsletters) with information regarding the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings.
Furthermore, we collect statistical and cookie information to personalize your experience (e.g. allow easy log-in functionality), to improve our website (e.g. by analyzing browsers used), or to improve our content (e.g. by analyzing which content is most attractive).
Cookies are small files that are transferred by a website to your computer, smartphone or other device through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
If you do not want us to use your data for statistical purposes, you may deactivate cookies in your browser. However, this may result in our website not functioning properly, or certain services being unavailable.
On our website we use the Usercentrics Consent Management Platform (“Usercentrics”) to inform you about the technologies we use on our website and to obtain your consent to the processing of
your personal data by these technologies as well as to manage and document this consent. This is necessary in accordance with Art. 6 Paragraph 1 Clause 1 lit. c GDPR to fulfill our legal obligation in
accordance with Art. 7 Paragraph 1 GDPR to be able to prove your consent to the processing of your personal data, to which we are subject. The Usercentrics consent management service is an offer
from Usercentrics GmbH, Rosental 4, 80331 Munich, which processes your data on our behalf. When you visit our website, the Usersentrics web server saves a so-called server log file, which also contains your anonymised IP address, the date and time of your visit, device and browser information
and information on your consent behavior. Your data will be deleted after three years, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data in accordance with Art. 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence
1, we reserve the right to use data beyond this, which is permitted by law and which we will inform you about in this declaration.
We also use Google Analytics and Google Universal Analytics for statistical analyses of our website usage. This includes cross-platform usage with smartphones, notebooks, tablets, or other devices.
Google (Universal) Analytics is a service by Google Inc., Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, respectively Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Republik Irland („Google“).
Information about your usage of our website is typically transferred to Google servers in Ireland or the USA, where it is processed and stored. IP addresses, however, are shortened and thereby anonymized before being transferred, rendering the data anonymous and non-personal. Only in some exceptional cases may full IP addresses be transferred.
Google will use this data to analyse our website and generate reports about various activities, and also to provide additional services in relation to our website.
We also provide links to various services and websites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Flickr and Youtube. These links do not automatically lead to collection or transfer of data. However, if you activate these services or follow these links, legal regulations of the respective service apply.
Lindau Science Trail App
The Lindau Science Trail app, available on iOS and Android platforms, stores GPS data locally on the user’s device during app usage. Device IDs may be shared with the platform provider to enable users to rate and review the app and to assess app usage duration. The app does not store or share further personal information or Advertising IDs, Android IDs, IMEI, BSSID. The Lindau Science Trail app does not include advertising.