PRIVACY POLICY

The protection of your personal data is very important to us. We, therefore, process your data exclusively on the basis of legal regulations (DSGVO). In this data protection information, we inform you about the most important aspects of data processing on our website.

CONTACT WITH US

If you contact us by filling in the form for the newsletter on the website or if you contact us by e-mail, we will store your data only for the requested task: for example to send you updates via newsletter. We do not pass on these data without your consent.

DATA STORAGE

We would like to point out that, for the purpose of simply improving our website, we track the anonymous movements with Squarespace Analytics. We can’t retrace who exactly you are – only the common data Squarespace Analytics provides. Even if you register via e-mail address to receive the newsletter, we can’t link your address to your behaviour on our website.

So, if you wish to receive our newsletter, we store your e-mail address only for the reasons for receiving our newsletter. Which you’re free at any time to ask us for deletion.

COOKIES

Our website uses cookies. We use cookies to enhance your experience and make our website user-friendly. Some cookies remain stored on your mobile device until you delete them. If you do not want your browser to be recognized the next time you visit us, you can set up your browser to inform you when cookies are set and allow this only in individual cases. When cookies are deactivated, the functionality of our website may be restricted.

WEB ANALYSIS

As said before, our website uses the functions of the web analytics service provider Squarespace Analytics. Cookies are used for this purpose, which enables an analysis of the use of the website by your users. The generated information is transferred to the provider's server and stored there. You can prevent this by configuring your browser so that no cookies are stored. This website collects personal data to power our site analytics, including: Information about your browser, network, and device, Web pages you visited prior to coming to this website, Your IP address, This information may also include details about your use of this website, including: Clicks, Internal links, Pages visited, Scrolling, Searches, Timestamps. We share this information with Squarespace, our website analytics provider, to learn about site traffic and activity.

Our concern in the sense of the DSGVO (justifiable interest) is the improvement of our offer and our website. As the privacy of our users is important to us, the user data are pseudonymised.

The user data is stored for the duration of the framework offered by the web analytics provider.

NEWSLETTER

You can subscribe to our newsletter via our website. To do so, we need your e-mail address and by clicking “OK” the declaration that you agree to receive the newsletter.

As soon as you have subscribed to the newsletter, we will send you a confirmation e-mail with a link to confirm your subscription.

You can cancel your subscription to the newsletter at any time. Please send your cancellation to the e-mail address indicated in the e-mail. We will then immediately delete your data in connection with sending the newsletter. The user data is stored for the duration of the framework offered by the web analytics provider, but at least 36 months.

YOUR RIGHTS

In principle, you have the right to information, correction, deletion, restriction, data transferability, revocation and objection. If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection law or your data protection claims have otherwise been violated in a way, you can complain to the supervisory authority.

You can reach us under the following contact details:

IPFO – International Photo Festival Olten, Industriestrasse 34, 4600 Olten, Switzerland, +41 62 206 20 79, hello@ipfo.ch