IGI - Integrated Geospatial Innovations

Privacy Policy / Data Protection Declaration

Data protection
The protection of your privacy when processing personal data is taken seriously at IGI. We will treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the legit data protection regulations as well as this data privacy statement.
The usage of our website in general does not necessitate providing any personal data. If and when personal data (e.g. name, address or email address) are collected, this, if possible, will be done on a voluntary basis. These data will not be passed on to third parties without your explicit consent.
We would like to make you aware of the fact that data transmission on the Internet (e.g. in email communication) can have security gaps. A complete protection of data from access of third parties is not possible.

Cookies
Internet websites partly use so-called cookies. Cookies will not do harm to your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are used to make our services more user-friendly, effective and safe. Cookies are small text files that are filed on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. These will be automatically deleted after you finished visiting our website. Other cookies will remain saved to your device until you delete. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser when you next visit us.
You can change your browser settings so that you will be informed about the storage of cookies and you can allow cookies in individual cases only, in certain cases or not ever; you can also automatically delete them when closing the browser. When deactivating all cookies, the features of this website may be limited.

Server log files
The provider of these pages collects and saves information to so-called server log files that your browser automatically transfers to us. These are: Browser type and version, Operating system used, Referrer URL, Host name of the computer used and Time of server request. These data cannot be matched to persons. A consolidation of these data with other data sources is not performed. We reserve the right to examine these data subsequently in case there are specific indications that point to an illicit usage.

Purpose-oriented Use and Disclosure of Personal Data
Your personal data will be used only for the purpose for which you have given it to us. Compilation and / or transmission of personal data to institutions and authorities of the countries in question only takes place within the scope of their imperative legal provisions.

Links to Web Sites of other Suppliers
Our web site may contain links to web sites of other suppliers. At the time of link placement IGI ensured that the directly linked sites were free of any illegal content. IGI does not, however, have any influence whatsoever on the sites linked and cannot check these links on a continual basis. IGI therefore will not accept any liability for the contents of the sites linked which have been altered since link placement. Similarly, this data protection declaration does not refer to these links.

LinkedIn
Social media plug-ins of social network LinkedIn (provider LinkedIn Corporation, USA) are implemented into our pages. You will recognise the LinkedIn plug-ins by the LinkedIn logo on our website. You will find an overview of LinkedIn plug-ins via this link: https://brand.linkedin.com/visual-identity/logo.
When visiting our website, the plug-in will make a direct connection between your browser and the LinkedIn server. Thereby, LinkedIn will receive the information that you have visited out website using your IP address. When clicking the LinkedIn logo while being logged in to your LinkedIn account, you can link the contents of our website with your LinkedIn profile. As a consequence, LinkedIn can match your visit on our website to your user account. We advise you that, as a provider of the pages, we do not have notice of the content of data transmitted as well as their usage by LinkedIn. Further information may be found through LinkedIn’s data privacy statement: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy.

Twitter
Features of the service Twitter are implemented into our website. These features are provided by Twitter Inc., USA. Via using Twitter and the feature „re-tweet“, the websites you visited are connected to your Twitter account and made visible to other users. These data are also transferred to Twitter. We advise you that, as a provider of these pages, we do not have notice of the content of data transmitted as well as their usage by Twitter. Further information may be found through Twitter’s data privacy statement: http://twitter.com/privacy.
You can amend your privacy settings on Twitter through the following link: http://twitter.com/account/settings.

YouTube
Social media plug-ins of social network YouTube (provider Google Inc., USA) are implemented into our pages. You will recognise the YouTube plug-ins by the YouTube logo on our website. You will find an overview of YouTube plug-ins via this link: https://www.youtube.com/yt/brand/using-logo.html.
When visiting our website, the plug-in will make a direct connection between your browser and the YouTube server. Thereby, YouTube will receive the information that you have visited out website using your IP address. When clicking the YouTube logo while being logged in to your YouTube account, you can link the contents of our website with your YouTube profile. As a consequence, YouTube can match your visit on our website to your user account. We advise you that, as a provider of the pages, we do not have notice of the content of data transmitted as well as their usage by YouTube. Further information may be found through YouTube’s data privacy statement: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.

Facebook
Social media plug-ins of social network Facebook (provider Facebook Inc., USA) are implemented into our pages. You will recognise the Facebook plug-ins by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button (“Gefällt mir“) on our website. You will find an overview of Facebook plug-ins via this link: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When visiting our website, the plug-in will make a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Thereby, Facebook will receive the information that you have visited out website using your IP address. When clicking the Facebook “Like” button while being logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our website with your Facebook profile. As a consequence, Facebook can match your visit on our website to your user account. We advise you that, as a provider of the pages, we do not have notice of the content of data transmitted as well as their usage by Facebook. Further information may be found through Facebook’s data privacy statement: http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.
If you do not wish Facebook to match your visit on our website to your Facebook account, please log out of your Facebook account.

Contact form
If you would like to make an enquiry using our contact form, the details you enter as well as the specified contact details will be saved for procession your request and for dealing with follow-up questions. We will not pass these data on without your consent.

Newsletter data
If you would like to obtain the newsletter offered on our website, we need your email address as well as information that allow us to make sure you are the owner of this email address and agree to the receipt of the newsletter. No further data are collected. We will only use these data for sending the demanded information and do not pass them on to third parties.
You can take back the consent to saving the data, email address and their usage for sending the newsletter at any time, e.g. via the „unsubscribe“ link within the newsletter.

Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc., USA (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are saved to your computer and allow an analysis of your website usage. The information about your website usage (including your IP address) created from cookies will be transferred and saved to a Google server in the USA. Google will use these information to evaluate your website usage, to gather reports about the website activity for the corresponding operator and to perform further services related to website usage and Internet usage. Google will also transfer these data to third parties, if this is required by law or if third parties process these data by order of Google. Google will in no case connect your IP address to other Google data. You can prevent the installation of cookies via a corresponding setting in your browser software, however, in this case, you may not be able to use all features of this website to their full extent. When using this website, you agree to the processing of data collected about you from Google in the describes way and for the described reasons.

Google AdSense
This website uses Google AdSense, a web advertisement service of Google Inc., USA (“Google”). Google AdSense uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are saved to your computer and allow an analysis of your website usage. Google AdSense also uses so-called “web beacons” (small, invisible graphics) for data collection. Through the usage of web beacons, simple actions like a website’s user traffic can be recorded and collected. The information created by the cookies and/or web beacon about your usage of this website (including your IP address) will be transferred and saved to a Google server in the USA. Google will use this information in order to evaluate your website usage with regard to advertisements, to gather reports about the website activity for the corresponding operator and to perform further services related to website usage and Internet usage. Google will also transfer these data to third parties, if this is required by law or if third parties process these data by order of Google. Google will in no case connect your IP address to other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies on your hard drive and the display of web beacons by choosing the option “do not accept cookies” in your browser settings (Internet Explorer: “extras > Internet options > data privacy > settings”; Firefox: “extras > settings > data privacy > cookies”); however, if you do so, you may not be able to use all features of this website to their full extent. When using this website, you agree to the processing of data collected about you from Google in the describes way and for the described reasons.

Dissent junk mails
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of the contact data published as part of our duty to publish an imprint for the purpose of sending us any advertising or informational materials that we have not expressly requested. IGI mbH explicitly reserve the right to take legal action in case of an undemanded sending of advertising material, e.g. through junk mail.

Option
We would like to use your data so that we can inform you about our company and our products. This is, of course, conditional upon your approval. If, at a later point in time, you no longer agree with this, you can inform us any time by post and we will delete your data accordingly.

Right to Information
Upon request IGI will inform you as soon as possible in writing as to whether and which personal data concerning you are stored at our company. If, despite our efforts to record correct and up-to-date data, the wrong information is stored we will rectify this as requested.

Security
IGI protects your data by implementing technical and organizational safety measures in order to avoid accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, damage or to prevent access of unauthorized persons. Our safety measures, e.g. data encryption, are improved according to state-of-the-art technology on a regular basis.

Contact
If you have any queries concerning data protection at IGI, please contact us for any suggestions or complaints.

IGI mbH - Integrated Geospatial Innovations
Langenauer Str. 46
57223 Kreuztal
Germany

Phone: +49 2732 55250
Fax: +49 2732 552525
Email: info@igi-systems.com
Internet: www.igi-systems.com