By using the Website you are bound by our Privacy Statement.
International Association for Sports Surface Science (ISSS) is committed to the protection of your personal information. Any personal information you provide to ISSS will be used for those purposes which the information was gathered for as stated and related purposes which can be reasonably expected.
You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.
We aim to collect personal information only if it is relevant and necessary to providing the service or product you have requested from ISSS.
In general you can assume that we collect and hold the following information:
Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyze how visitors use the site.
We also collect information primarily to maintain accurate member records.
We may also use the information:
Some data are collected when you provide it to us. This could, for example, be data you enter on a contact, signup form or your contact us by e-mail subscription.
Other data are collected automatically by our IT systems and third party providers when you visit the website. These data are primarily technical data such as the browser and operating system you are using or when you accessed the page. These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.
The following third parties may have access to personal information:
We will not otherwise disclose information about you unless the disclosure:
It is possible that the Website contains applications, content and services of third parties and/or links to websites of third parties (“Content of Third Parties”). The inclusion or present of Content of Third Parties on the Website does not imply that ISSS has approved and/or checked such Content. ISSS is not responsible for the content and manner of operation of Content of Third Parties or for any use thereof by the users of the Website. The applicable terms and conditions of third parties apply to the products and services offered by those third parties.
If you would like to receive our newsletter, we require a valid email address as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the specified email address and that you agree to receive this newsletter. No additional data is collected or is only collected on a voluntary basis. We only use this data to send the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.
The data provided when registering for the newsletter will be used to distribute the newsletter until you cancel your subscription when said data will be deleted. Data we have stored for other purposes (e.g. email addresses for the members area) remain unaffected.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies.” They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device’s memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site.
When visiting our website, statistical analyses may be made of your surfing behavior. This happens primarily using cookies and analytics. The analysis of your surfing behavior is usually anonymous, i.e. we will not be able to identify you from this data.
However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.
The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in “server log files”. These are:
* Your IP address will be collected, but immediately pseudonymized. As a result, only a rough localization is possible. The production of a personal reference is no longer possible.
For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.
For this purpose your browser has to establish a direct connection to Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.
If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.
We utilise Google Maps on our website. Google Maps
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection in your browser’s address line when it changes from “http://” to “https://” and the lock icon is displayed in your browser’s address bar.
ISSS does not accept any liability for damage resulting from an attributable failure in the performance of the agreement to provide services, including but not limited to damage resulting from or in connection with the use of the Website or the impossibility of using it and/or any associated services of ISSS or an unlawful act or otherwise, insofar as permitted under mandatory law. Insofar any liability rests with ISSS based on such provisions, the liability will at all times be limited per event (whereby a series of related events will be regarded as one single event) to the payments actually made by you to ISSS in the current calendar year (exclusive of GSt for the products and/or services from which the liability of ISSS ensued. ISSS will never be liable for any consequential damage including clear financial loss, loss of turnover and profit, loss of data and immaterial damage, resulting from or in connection with the services rendered by ISSS and/or your use of the Website. prerequisite for the right to damages is that you will at all times report the damage to ISSS as soon as possible after suffering it.
The party responsible for processing data on this website is: International Association for Sports Surface Science (ISSS)
CH 8253 Diessenhofen,
Phone: +49 174 303 6323 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org