Data Protection

The IHP GmbH Data Protection Policy at a Glance

The following data protection information gives you an overview of the collection and processing of your data when using the IHP GmbH websites. Please read the complete information in the detailed version of our Data Protection Declaration.

Complete Data Protection Declaration

What data do we collect from you?

  • Technical data: When you visit our website, we collect basic access data such as: your comput-er's do-main name or IP address, name and URL of the data accessed, date and time of your visit, etc.
  • As a rule, we do not use cookies. If it should be necessary for technical reasons to use cookies for a session, these are temporarily stored in your computer and stored by your browser until the end of the session.
  • Person-based user profiles are not generated by the IHP GmbH.
  • Data for the purposes of marketing and optimization are collected and stored from our web-site by means of the technologies from the etracker® GmbH . These data can be used to create user profiles under a pseudonym. The collection and storage of data can be revoked at any time with effect for the future.
  • We use social plug-ins from various social networks on our websites, for instance Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or XING. These plug-ins can be identified with their respective logos and con-tain comment fields or so-called “Like“ or “+1” buttons. When you click such a button, amongst other things, the following data may be sent to the web-page operator; IP address, browser information and operating system, screen resolution, installed plug ins such as Adobe Flash Player, origin of the visitor, etc. Please note that these pages are often run in countries outside of Germany and the EU and in some cases are offered by national companies in the EU.

How is the data collected?

We automatically collect the data that is generated when visiting our website. We only collect addi-tional data when it is entered on our website or – to the extent necessary – with the use of cookies.

What is the data needed for and how do we use your data?

  • Provision and technical administration of the website
  • To produce pseudonym user profiles that we use for advertising and market research, to the extent that you do not object to this use
  • To the extent that this is required and regulated by law, these data are also used for forward-ing/provision of information to government authorities
  • Should you register for an event on our website or enter your data into the press distribution list, we will only use the data you provide for these purposes.

Your rights to the data collected

You have the following rights:

  1. Right to transparent information
  2. Information for the collection of personal data
  3. Right to information
  4. Right to correction
  5. Right to deletion
  6. Right to restriction of the processing
  7. Right to be informed of the completion of the correction, deletion or restriction of processing
  8. Right to data portability
  9. Right of objection


With the use of our website you agree to the use of personal data as described. This data privacy statement is currently applicable and was published on 25 May 2018.

Should you have any concerns, please contact our Data Protection Officer at IHP GmbH, Mr. Lothar Hartmann, Im Technologiepark 25, 15236 Frankfurt, in writing, via e-mail: or by phone: +49 335 5625 – 211.

This abridged version of the data privacy notifications provides you with an overview of the collection and processing of your data. The complete information is provided in detail in the following extensive version of our Data Protection Declaration.

Complete Data Protection Declaration