Data privacy statement
Thursday, 24 May 2018
The Boehringer Ingelheim Foundation takes the protection of your personal data seriously. This privacy statement describes what personal data are collected by this website www.boehringer-ingelheim-stiftung.de and how these data are processed. The nature, extent, and purpose of the collection and processing of personal data depend on the actions of the user during the visit of this website. In any event, collection and processing of personal data will only take place conformable to the applicable law (i.e. the General Data Protection Regulation, "GDPR").
Owner of the website
Scope of application
This data privacy statement is only applicable for the website www.boehringer-ingelheim-stiftung.de of the Boehringer Ingelheim Stiftung and the foundation’s own contents offered thereupon. Other websites that may be linked to from this one, have their own conditions of use.
Cookies and log files
This website uses only technically necessary cookies and these will be deleted at the end of your session. Such cookies are needed to, for example, re-establish a user’s session at login if their previous session was cancelled due to user inactivity. Such cookies are not used to analyse use of this website. When using the website, certain data, including data sent by the browser (e.g. IP address, cookies, previous website, time and date, displayed contents) is temporarily stored. We use this data to enable you to use our website
The collection and storage of these data is necessary for the proper operation of our website. Therefore, there is no opt-out option.
The legal basis is Article 6 GDPR.
Tracking and analysis
We do not use tracking or analysis tools that collect further data.
Data collection during applications
When applying for funding by the Boehringer Ingelheim Foundation, you will be asked to provide personal data including full name, email address, postal address, and other information to process your application. Further information on the use, storage and processing of such data is given in the data privacy statements of the respective programmes.
Data transfer to third parties
Where necessary, we engage service providers to process your personal data for the purposes described in this data protection information and the data protection information given for the separate programmes. These service providers process the data only on our behalf, in accordance with our instructions and under our control in accordance with this data privacy declaration.
Our website uses the so-called https-protocol for encryption (recognizable at the https preceding the web address). This prevents unauthorized third parties from accessing or manipulating your data during transmission. If accessing our website through the non-secure http protocol, you will automatically be transferred to an encrypted connection.
You can request information which personal data we store. If you have provided personal data based on an application, consent, or contact, you have the right to receive this data in a common and machine-readable format. In justified cases, you may also request the deletion, correction, or limitation of the processing of your data.
Where you provided consent for the use of your personal data, you can withdraw your consent at any time with future effect.
If you have any questions about our use of personal data, this data protection declaration or would like to exercise your rights, you can contact us at any time:
Boehringer Ingelheim Stiftung
Tel: +49 6131 275080
In case of questions or concerns you can also contact the competent data protection authority for us (Landesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz und die Informationsfreiheit Rheinland-Pfalz, Postfach 30 40, 55020 Mainz or Hintere Bleiche 34, 55116 Mainz, Germany) or where you live.