Privacy Policy

Unless otherwise stated, the data protection provisions of the University of Hamburg apply to ICDC:Datenschutz-Bestimmungen der Universität Hamburg.

This applies in particular to the content of the University of Hamburg which is integrated with social interaction possibilities at the bottom of this page.


ICDC offers the option of contacting and requesting data via contact forms. This data will be sent by email to ICDC.

When contacting us (for example, by contact form, e-mail, telephone or via social media) the information of the user to process the contact request and its processing in accordance with. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b) DSGVO processed. User information can be stored in a Customer Relationship Management System ("CRM System") or comparable request organization.

We delete the requests, if they are no longer required. We check the necessity every two years; Furthermore, the legal archiving obligations apply.

Web analysis

This website uses Matomo (Piwik), a web analytics open-source software. Matomo (Piwik) uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address anonymized prior to its storage) will be stored on the server of the service provider in Germany. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.


You can visit our page without providing personal data. Personal data is only collected if you voluntarily provide the data while visiting our webpage.

Our website contains links to the external social network Facebook. This website is operated exclusively by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (Facebook). Links on our webpage are indicated by the Facebook logo or "like" (no Facebook plug-ins are used).

Clicking on a link activates Facebook plug-ins and your browser sets up a direct connection to Facebook's servers.

If you click on links when visiting our site and have used your personal Facebook account to log in, Facebook is automatically notified that you have visited our site and can trace your visit to your account.

Facebook stores this information. If you would like to block this information, you need to log out of your Facebook account before clicking on the link.

Link functions established by Facebook, especially the transmission of information and user data, are not activitated simply by visiting the site. They are only activated when visitors click on the respective links.

Please consult Facebook's data protection policy (http://de-de.facebook.com/privacy/explanation.php) for more information about the purpose, extent and use by Facebook of your personal data as well as about your rights and program options with regard to privacy protection.

Questions about the collection, processing and use of personal data as well as general information, notifications, blocking and deleting data should be directed to:

Gemeinsame Datenschutzbeauftragte der Hamburger Hochschulen UHH, HfMT, HFBK, HCU & TUHH Von-Melle-Park 3, 20146 Hamburg Tel.: +49 40 42838-5801 E-Mail: datenschutz (at) sub.uni-hamburg.de

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