General Data Protection Regulation


The content of this webpage is subject to Austrian copyright law. It may only be reproduced, edited, distributed or used beyond the scope of the copyright with written permission from the corresponding author or creator. Furthermore, this website may only be copied or downloaded for non-commercial or personal use. If this website contains content that was not created by the operator, the copyrights relating to this content have been respected. Third-party content is identified accordingly. However, if you believe there may be an infringement of copyright, please inform us and we will delete such content immediately.

Data protection

Our website can generally be used without having to provide personal information. If personal data such as your name, address or e-mail address is collected on our webpages, you provide this information voluntarily, unless specified otherwise. We will not share this data with third parties without your express consent.

We point out that there may be security vulnerabilities when transferring data online or electronically (such as when communicating by e-mail). As a result, such data cannot be protected completely against being accessed by third parties.

Contact details published as part of providing the disclosure information may not be used by third parties to transmit advertising or other information that has not been requested. The operators of the webpage expressly reserve the right to take legal action if unsolicited promotional information is sent (e.g. in the form of 'spam').​​


Our webpage uses cookies. Cookies do not damage your device or contain viruses. They merely serve to make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored locally on your device and web browser.

Most of the cookies that we use are “session cookies”, which are automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of the browser session. Other cookies will remain on your device until you delete them. These "persistent cookies" enable us to recognise your browser on your next visit.

You can configure your browser to inform you about the placement of cookies, so that you can decide in each instance whether to accept them, allow exceptions, or reject them in general. Rejecting cookies can restrict the functionality of our website.​

Web analysis

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web service of Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway / Mountain View / CA 94043 / USA). Cookies allow us to analyse the use of our website, and the information generated is transmitted and stored at the providers server. You can prevent this process by prohibiting or deleting cookies. We concluded a corresponding contract with the provider (Google Inc.).


Server log files

This webpage automatically collects information that your browser transmits to us and stores it in log files. This information comprises:

  • Browser type/version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request

This data cannot be associated with specific people. The data is not combined with data from other sources. We reserve the right to check this data retroactively if we have specific reason to believe that it is being used unlawfully.

Contact form

When you send us enquiries using our contact form, the data provided in the form (including the contact details) is stored by us for the purpose of processing your request and answering any subsequent questions. We will never share this data with third parties without your permission.

Use of social media plugins

Our website uses Facebook Plugins, which is operated by Facebook Inc. (1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA). The integration of Facebook is recognizable by the Facebook logo or the terms "Like" and "Share" (colors of Facebook - blue and white). Find detailed information on all Facebook plug-ins here:

The plugin creates a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook servers. The website operator has no influence on nature and extent of the data transmitted by the plugin to Facebook Inc. servers. Find detailed information here:

The plugin informs Facebook Inc. that users have visited this website and may safe your IP adress. If you are logged into your Facebook account while visiting this website, the information will be linked to it.

If you use the functions of the plugin - for example by sharing or liking a post - the corresponding information will also be transmitted to Facebook Inc.


In order to prevent the transmission of information to Facebook Inc., please log out before visiting our website.

Our website uses the "+1" button of Google Plus. It is operated by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). If you visit a page containing the "+1" button, it generates a direct connection between your browser and the Google servers. The website operator therefore has no influence on nature and extent of the data transmitted by the plugin to the servers of Google Inc.

If you click the “+1“ button, Google Inc. collect your personal data and IP address. If you would like to prevent Google Inc. from storing this data and linking it to your account, please log out before visiting this website.

For information about the "+1" button click here:

Our website uses Twitter buttons, operated by Twitter Inc. (795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA). If you visit a page containing such buttons, a direct link will be created between your browser and the Twitter servers. The website operator therefore has no influence on nature and extent of the data transmitted by the plugin to the servers of Twitter Inc..

For information on how personal information is handled by Twitter Inc. click here:


Your rights

If you believe that your personal data has been used or shared improperly, you have the right to complain to the responsible authority in Austria. You have the rights of full disclosure, data adjustment, limitation or erasure, as well as data portability, revocation and contradiction.

For any further questions please contact our data protection officer: Andreas Jansa