Data protection

1. Collection of personal data


If you register to the Swiss Indoors Newsletter, you will receive regular news from us to the e-mail address you provide. We use your data for advertising purposes with the aim of sending you information about Swiss Indoors news. Your e-mail address will remain stored until you unsubscribe from our newsletter. It is possible to unsubscribe at any time via the link provided for this purpose in the newsletter or by sending us a request via e-mail to or per post without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs in accordance with the basic rates. By unsubscribing, you object to the use of your e-mail address. Your e-mail address will then be deleted immediately.

Application forms and contact forms

After submitting the forms, we will use your data for application purposes and to contact you. The data you provide remains stored with us. It is possible to unsubscribe at any time by notifying us via e-mail to or per post, without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs in accordance with the basic rates. By logging off you object to the use of your data. Your data will then be deleted immediately.


2. Disclosure of your personal data

Your personal data will not be passed on outside the recipients listed in this data protection declaration, unless there is a legal obligation to do so.


3. Cookies and Web analysis

What are cookies

We use so-called "cookies" at various points on our website. Cookies are small text files that are stored by your web browser on your computer's hard drive. Cookies collect and store certain information that can be retrieved from web servers.

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service that uses Google Inc. Google Analytics so-called "cookies". These are text files which are stored on your computer and which allow the analysis of your use of the website. For example, information about the operating system, browser, your IP address, the websites you have previously accessed (referrer URL) and the date and time of your visit to our website is recorded. The information generated by this text file about the use of our website is transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of our website, to compile reports on website activity for website operators and to provide other services associated with website and internet use. If this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google, Google will also pass this information on to these third parties. This use is made anonymous or pseudonymised. You can find more information about this directly at Google:

Google useage of the DoubleClick DART cookie

Users may disable the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Advertising Network and Content Network Privacy Policy.

No direct personal data of the user is stored, only the IP address. This information is used to automatically recognize you the next time you visit our websites and to make navigation easier for you. Cookies allow us, for example, to adapt a website suiting your centers of interest or to save your password so that you do not have to re-enter it every time.

Of course, you can also view our websites without cookies. If you do not want us to recognize your computer, you can prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive by selecting "do not accept cookies" in your browser settings. Please refer to the instructions of your browser manufacturer to find out how this works in detail. If you do not accept cookies, however, this can lead to functional restrictions of our offers.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your web browser. To do this, you must switch off the storage of cookies in your Internet browser. For more information, please refer to your Internet browser's instructions for use.


4. Facebook Like-Button

Our website receive so-called Social Plug-ins of the social network Facebook, operated by Facebook Inc, 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. One of the Social Plug-ins is the Facebook "Like" button. The plug-ins are marked with a Facebook logo (thumbs up symbol) or the addition "Facebook Social Plug-in".

When you visit a page on our website that contains such a plug-in, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook's servers and transmits data to Facebook. This applies regardless of whether you are a member of Facebook, whether you are logged in as a member of Facebook during your visit to our site or whether you click on the plug-in (e.g.).

If you are a Facebook member and logged in to Facebook while visiting our website, Facebook assigns your visit to our website to your Facebook account, even if you do not activate the Social Plug-in (e.g. click). When you click on the Social Plug-in, this information is sent to Facebook and stored there. We cannot influence the type and extent of data transmitted to Facebook. We also do not know in detail which of your data is transmitted to Facebook and for what purpose Facebook uses this data. This includes your IP address and, according to Facebook's own information, information about the website visited, the date and time of the visit and other browser-related information. When a logged in Facebook member visits the website, their login ID is also collected and processed, which means that Facebook assigns the visit to the visitor's Facebook account. If you, as a Facebook member, want to prevent the data sent to Facebook when you visit our website with an integrated Social Plug-in from being linked to your Facebook account by Facebook, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our website. More information from Facebook can be found here:

For more information about Facebook's collection, storage and use of your personal data and the setting options available to you to protect your personal data, please see Facebook's privacy policy at:


5. Twitter Plug-in

Our pages include plug-ins from the social network Twitter Inc, 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. You can recognize the Twitter plug-ins (tweet button) by the Twitter logo on our site. An overview of the tweet button can be found here: . When you visit our pages, the plug-in establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Twitter server. Twitter receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click the Twitter "tweet button" while logged into your Twitter account, you can link the contents of our pages on your Twitter profile. This allows Twitter to associate the visit of our pages with your user account. We would like to point out that, as the provider of the pages, we are not aware of the content of the data transmitted or how it is used by Twitter. For more information, please see Twitter's privacy policy at:

If you do not wish Twitter to associate your visit to our pages with your Twitter account, please log out of your Twitter account.


6. Google+ Plug-in

Our pages use features of Google+. The provider is Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Collection and disclosure of information: Use the Google+ button to publish information worldwide. The Google+ button gives you and other users personalized content from Google and our partners. Google stores both the information that you have given +1 for a content and information about the page that you viewed when you clicked +1. Your +1 can appear in Google services, such as search results or your Google profile, or elsewhere on websites and ads, along with your profile name and photo.

Google records information about your +1 activity to improve Google services for you and others. To use the Google+ button, you need a public Google profile that is visible worldwide and must contain at least the name chosen for the profile. This name is used in all Google services. In some cases, this name may also replace another name you used when sharing content through your Google Account. The identity of your Google profile may be displayed to users who know your email address or have other identifying information about you.

Use of Information Collected: In addition to the uses described above, the information you provide will be used in accordance with the applicable Google Privacy Policy. Google may publish aggregated statistics about users' +1 activity or share them with users and partners, such as publishers, advertisers or related websites.


7. LinkedIn Plug-in

Our website uses features of the LinkedIn network. The provider is LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Every time you access one of our pages that contains functions of LinkedIn, a connection to LinkedIn's servers is established. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our website with your IP address. If you click on the "Recommend button" of LinkedIn and are logged into your LinkedIn account, LinkedIn is able to associate your visit to our website with you and your user account. We point out that we as provider of the pages have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and their use by LinkedIn.

For more information, please see LinkedIn's privacy policy at: