We at Innovationstarter.ch (operated by Designatelier GmbH) take the protection of your personal data seriously. It is important to us that you know what data we collect and what data we use. The following measures ensure that the legal regulations on data protection are complied with.
This data protection declaration informs you about the type, scope and purpose of the processing of personal data within our online offer (www.Innovationstarter.ch) and the functions and content associated with it (hereinafter collectively referred to as "online offer" or "website"). On the Website, individuals and companies can present and manage ideas and projects.
1. data processing
We process personal data of all participants of the Innovationstarter.ch, namely all persons who register on Innovationstarter.ch. Furthermore we process the data of the visitors of the website www.innovationstarter.ch. Details on data, purposes, legal bases, possible transfers and recipients can be found in the following explanations.
1.2 Data that we process
In connection with the use of individual website and mobile website services, Innovationstarter.ch and / or our service providers (system, hosting, distribution partners) collect and process the following data:
Users can present ideas on the platform of the website www.innovationstarter.ch. These ideas can be supported in various ways by third parties. From these supporters, we process the data provided during registration, such as first name, last name, address, gender, e-mail address, as well as information about the corresponding means of payment.
1.3 Purpose of processing
Innovationstarter.ch processes personal data for the following purposes:
1.4 Online idea presentations
Ideas can be presented at www.innovationstarter.ch. These are ideas for innovation projects of companies. Submissions can only be made with an active login. When an idea is published on our website, details of the initiator, such as surname and first name, are also disclosed.
1.5 Recipients of data
1.6 Storage period
Cookies are small files that are stored on your device (PC, smartphone, etc.) when you access a website. They provide information about the use of websites or apps.
The visitor data collected in this way is pseudonymised and not stored together with other personal data.
1.7.1 Performance cookies
Performance cookies collect information about how, when and how often users move around our website. This helps us to better understand user behaviour and thereby improve the user experience.
You can object to this data processing by preventing the storage of cookies via a browser setting or via opt-out under the following link: Opt-out from Google Analytics.
1.7.2 Social-Media Cookie
We use plugins on our website from the AddThis service, which is operated by Oracle Corporation, 2300 Oracle Way, Austin, TX 78741, USA ("AddThis"). The service offers tools for linking or forwarding content. Using the AddThis buttons, you can share our content on various social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter or other channels. When you use an AddThis plugin, your internet browser establishes a direct connection with the servers of AddThis and the selected social network. If you share content from our website with social networks via the AddThis plugin, a connection can be established between your visit to the website and your user profile with the corresponding social network. The data generated in this process (such as Internet Protocol address, mobile advertising ID, mobile application ID, browser type, browser language, type of operating system and time of use at which users visit a website or use the toolbar) is transmitted to Oracle Corporation in the USA and processed there.
You can object to this data processing by preventing the storage of cookies via a browser setting or via opt-out under the following link: Opt-out from Addthis.
1.8 Social Plugins
Innovationstarter.ch uses social plugins ("plugins") from various social networks.
When you visit a website that contains plugins, the browser establishes a direct connection with the servers of the respective social network. The content of the plugins is transmitted directly to the browser by the respective social network and integrated into the website by the browser. By integrating the plugins, the social network receives the information that the device used by the user has accessed the website.
If you are logged into the respective social network, your visit to our website is assigned to your account on the respective social network. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking the Facebook "Like" button or posting a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted directly to the respective social network and stored there.
We do not receive any information about the content of the transmitted data or its use by the respective social network.
2 Data security
We take appropriate technical and organisational security measures to protect your personal data against manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorised persons. These measures are based on international standards and are regularly reviewed accordingly and adjusted if necessary.
3 Communication via e-mail
When communicating via e-mail, please note that this is generally not encrypted. Data can be intercepted and manipulated by third parties or lost. We do take appropriate technical and organisational security measures to prevent this within Designatelier GmbH. However, your end device (computer, smartphone, etc.) as well as your e-mail provider are outside the security area that we can control. It is your responsibility as a user of the Internet to inform yourself about the necessary security precautions and to take appropriate measures (e.g. up-to-date virus protection etc.). If you communicate with us via e-mail, you are aware of the risks associated with this means of communication.
E-mails that we send automatically during the registration process cannot be used to contact us. To contact us, you must use the address firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. data subject rights
As a person affected by the data processing described here, users can make use of the rights listed below.
Right to information: You have the right to obtain information about your personal data that has been processed. You can submit your request for information in writing and enclose a copy of your identity card or passport to the address listed under "Contact".
Right to data transfer: You may have the right to request that your personal data be transferred and/or released to another data controller in a commonly used electronic format.
Right to rectification: Designatelier GmbH endeavours to keep your data as up-to-date and correct as possible. Should we nevertheless have stored incorrect personal data about you, we will be happy to correct this at your request.
Right to deletion: You have the right to have your personal data deleted if it is not or is no longer necessary for the performance of our services, is not processed on a legal basis (e.g. obligation to retain data) or is processed without there being a legitimate interest on the part of Designatelier GmbH.
If you have any questions regarding data protection, you can contact us at the following address:
Subject: Data protection, Innovationstarter
CEO: Lukas Wullimann
6. changes to the data protection declaration