CENTRE FOR APPLIED BOUNDARY STUDIES‚Äč

With this data protection declaration we inform the users of the website, which personal data we process for what, how and where, especially in
In connection with our horizology website and our other offer. We provide information with this data protection declaration
also about the rights of persons whose data we process.

For individual or additional offers and services special, supplementary or further data protection declarations as well as other
legal documents such as general terms and conditions, Terms of use or conditions of participation apply.

Our offer is subject to the Swiss Data protection law and any applicable foreign data protection law
as in particular that of the European Union (EU) with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The European Commission recognizes that Swiss data protection law provides an appropriate Data protection guaranteed.

I. Name and address of the person responsible
The person responsible within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation and other national data protection laws of the member states as well as other data protection regulations is:

Center For Applied Boundary Studies
Dr. Blaser
Theodorskirchplatz 7, 4058 Basel
Switzerland
Tel .: +41 61 6839 8 51
Email: info [at] horizologie.ch
Website: www.horizologie.ch

II. General information on data processing

1. Scope of processing of personal data
In principle, we only process personal data of our users to the extent that this is necessary
Provision of a functional website as well as our content and services
is required. The processing of personal data of our users takes place
regularly only with the consent of the user. An exception applies in those cases in which
prior consent cannot be obtained for factual reasons and
the processing of the data is permitted by legal regulations.
2. Legal basis for processing personal data
Insofar as we have given consent to the processing of personal data by
6 (1) (a) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation
(GDPR) as the legal basis.
When processing personal data necessary for the performance of a contract,
whose contracting party is the data subject is required, Article 6 Paragraph 1 lit. b
GDPR as the legal basis. This also applies to processing operations that are necessary to carry out
pre-contractual measures are required.
As far as the processing of personal data for the fulfillment of a legal
Obligation to which our company is subject is required, Article 6 (1) lit. c
GDPR as the legal basis.
In the event that vital interests of the data subject or another
make it necessary for a natural person to process personal data
Art. 6 para. 1 lit.d GDPR serves as the legal basis.
Is the processing to safeguard a legitimate interest of our company or
of a third party and outweigh the interests, fundamental rights and freedoms
If the data subject does not have the first-mentioned interest, Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit.
Legal basis for the processing.
3. Data deletion and storage duration
The personal data of the data subject will be deleted or blocked,
as soon as the purpose of the storage no longer applies. Storage can also take place
if this is done by the European or national legislator in Union law
Regulations, laws or other regulations to which the person responsible is subject,
was provided. The data will also be blocked or deleted if a
The storage period prescribed by the standards mentioned expires, unless a
Necessity for further storage of the data for the conclusion of a contract or a
Fulfillment of the contract.

IV. Provision of the website and creation of log files

1. Description and scope of data processing
Every time our website is accessed, our system automatically collects data and
Information from the computer system of the calling computer.
The following data is collected:
(1) Information about the browser type and the version used
(2) The user’s operating system
(3) The user’s internet service provider
(4) The user’s IP address
(5) Date and time of access
(6) Websites from which the user’s system accessed our website
(7) Websites that are accessed by the user’s system via our website

The log files do not contain any IP addresses or other data that can be assigned
to enable a user.
The data is also stored in the log files of our system. Not from this
The IP addresses of the user or other data that enable the assignment of the
Enable data about a user. A storage of this data together with
other personal data of the user does not take place.

2. Legal basis for data processing
Since there is no storage of IP addresses in log files:
The legal basis for the temporary storage of the data is Article 6 Paragraph 1 lit.
GDPR.

3. Purpose of data processing
The temporary storage of the IP address by the system is necessary in order to receive a
To enable the website to be delivered to the user’s computer. To do this, the user’s IP address must be saved for the duration of the session.
Our legitimate interest in data processing also lies in these purposes
Art. 6 para. 1 lit.f GDPR.

4. Duration of storage
The data will be deleted as soon as they are not necessary to achieve the purpose for which they were collected
more are required. In the case of the collection of data for the provision of the website is
this is the case when the respective session has ended.
If IP addresses are stored in log files:
If the data is stored in log files, this is after seven days at the latest
the case. Any further storage is possible. In this case it will be
the IP addresses of the users deleted or alienated so that an assignment of the
calling clients is no longer possible.

5. Opposition and removal option
The collection of the data for the provision of the website and the storage of the data in
Log files are absolutely necessary for the operation of the website. It therefore exists
There is no possibility of objection on the part of the user.

V. Use of cookies
a) Description and scope of data processing
Our website does not use cookies. Cookies are text files that are stored in the
Internet browser or from the Internet browser on the user’s computer system
get saved. When a user calls up a website, a cookie can be placed on the
The user’s operating system. This cookie contains a
Characteristic string that uniquely identifies the browser when
enables the website to be accessed again.

In case of doubt, it must therefore be assumed that now only the
GDPR regulations apply. In this case it is solely based on Art. 6 Para. 1 GDPR
turn off. This standard is also a continuation of the previous practice
conceivable if there is a “legitimate interest” of the processor according to Art. 6 Para. 1
lit.f GDPR is canceled. So if technically not before setting and calling the
necessary cookies no consent of the user is obtained:
The user data collected in this way are processed by technical
Precautions pseudonymized. Therefore an assignment of the data to the
calling user is no longer possible. The data are not shared
stored with other personal data of the user.
When our website is called up, the user is shown an information banner about
informed about the use of cookies for analysis purposes and based on this
Privacy policy referenced. It takes place in this context too
an indication of how the storage of cookies in the
Browser settings can be prevented.
b) Legal basis for data processing
The legal basis for the processing of personal data under
The use of technically necessary cookies is Article 6 Paragraph 1 lit. f GDPR.
The legal basis for the processing of personal data under
Use of cookies for analysis purposes is permitted if there is one
Consent of the user Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR.
c) Purpose of data processing
The purpose of using technically necessary cookies is to enable
Simplify websites for users. Some functions of our website
cannot be offered without the use of cookies. For this it is
It is necessary that the browser can also be recognized after changing pages.
We need cookies for the following applications:
A list of the applications follows. Examples can be:
(1) Acceptance of language settings
The user data collected by technically necessary cookies are not used
Used to create user profiles.
If technically unnecessary cookies are also used:
The analysis cookies are used for the purpose of improving the quality of our
To improve the website and its content. The analysis cookies tell us how
the website is used and can thus continuously optimize our offer.
The exact purpose of the analysis cookies should be more precise at this point
to be discribed.
Our legitimate interest in processing the data lies in these purposes
personal data according to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit.f GDPR.
e) Duration of storage, possibility of objection and removal
Cookies are stored on the user’s computer and from there to our side
transmitted. As a user, you therefore have full control over the use of
Cookies. By changing the settings in your Internet browser, you can use the
Deactivate or restrict the transmission of cookies.

n. Cookies already saved
can be deleted at any time. This can also be done automatically. Are cookies
deactivated for our website, you may not be able to use all functions of the
Website can be used to the full.
If Flash cookies are also used:
The transmission of Flash cookies cannot be controlled via the settings of the
Browser, but prevent it by changing the setting of the Flash Player.
VI. Newsletter
1. Description and scope of data processing
The newsletter is sent based on the user’s registration on the website:
There is the possibility of receiving a free newsletter on our website
subscribe to. When registering for the newsletter, the data from the
Input mask sent to us.
At this point, the data collected should be specifically named. in the
At least this applies to the user’s email address.
In addition, the following data is collected when you register:
The additional data actually collected must be given. This can
for example:
(1) IP address of the calling computer
(2) Date and time of registration
Your
Consent obtained and referred to this data protection declaration.
The newsletter is sent due to the sale of goods or services:
When you purchase goods or services on our website and
store your e-mail address here, we can subsequently use it for the
Sending a newsletter can be used. In such a case, the
Newsletter exclusively direct advertising for own similar goods or
Services shipped.
2. Legal basis for data processing
The newsletter is sent based on the user’s registration on the website:
Legal basis for processing the data after registering for the newsletter
If the user has given their consent, the user is entitled to Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit.
GDPR.
3. Purpose of data processing
The collection of the user’s email address is used to deliver the newsletter.
The newsletter is sent based on the user’s registration on the website:
The collection of other personal data as part of the registration process
serves to prevent misuse of the services or the email address used
impede.
4. Duration of storage
The data will be deleted as soon as they are not necessary to achieve the purpose for which they were collected
more are required. The user’s email address is therefore stored as long as
how the subscription to the newsletter is active.
The newsletter is sent based on the user’s registration on the website:
The other personal data collected during the registration process
Data is usually deleted after a period of seven days.

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5. Opposition and removal option
The user concerned can cancel the subscription to the newsletter at any time
will. There is a corresponding link in every newsletter for this purpose.
The newsletter is sent based on the user’s registration on the website:
This also results in a revocation of the consent to the storage of the during
personal data collected during the registration process.

Alternatively, you can contact us using the email address provided. In
In this case, the user’s personal data transmitted with the email will be used
saved.
In this context, the data will not be passed on to third parties. The data
are used exclusively for processing the conversation.
2. Legal basis for data processing
The legal basis for the processing of the data is the consent of the
User Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR.
The legal basis for the processing of the data that is transmitted in the course of sending an email is Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. If the aim of the email contact is to conclude a contract, the additional legal basis for processing is Art. 6
Paragraph 1 lit.b GDPR.
3. Purpose of data processing
We only process the personal data from the input mask for
Processing of the contact. If you contact us by email, this is due to this
also the necessary legitimate interest in the processing of the data.
The other personal data processed during the sending process
serve to prevent misuse of the contact form and ensure security
of our information technology systems.
4. Duration of storage
The data will be deleted as soon as they are not necessary to achieve the purpose for which they were collected
more are required. For the personal data from the input mask of the
Contact form and those that were sent by e-mail, this is then the case,
when the respective conversation with the user has ended. The conversion is over

sation
when it can be inferred from the circumstances that the matter concerned
is finally clarified.
The additional personal data collected during the sending process will be
deleted after a period of seven days at the latest.
5. Opposition and removal option
The user has the option at any time to consent to the processing of the
to revoke personal data. If the user contacts us by email,
he can object to the storage of his personal data at any time. In
In such a case, the conversation cannot be continued.
The following is a description of how the withdrawal of consent and the
Objection to storage is enabled.
All personal data that was stored in the course of making contact,
will be deleted in this case.

7. Right to Object
You have the right, for reasons that arise from your particular situation, at any time
against the processing of your personal data, which is based on
Article 6, Paragraph 1, lit. e or f GDPR, to lodge an objection; this also applies to an on
profiling based on these provisions.
The person responsible no longer processes the personal data relating to you,
unless he can prove compelling legitimate reasons for the processing that
Your interests, rights and freedoms outweigh, or the processing serves
Assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims.
Are the personal data relating to you processed for direct marketing purposes
operate, you have the right to object to the processing of you at any time
insert the personal data concerned for the purpose of such advertising; this
also applies to profiling insofar as it is associated with such direct mail.
If you object to processing for direct marketing purposes, you will
relevant personal data is no longer processed for these purposes.
You have the option in connection with the use of services of the
Information society – regardless of Directive 2002/58 / EC – your right to object
to exercise by means of automated procedures in which technical specifications
be used.
When processing data for scientific, historical or statistical
Research purposes:
You also have the right, for reasons that arise from your particular situation
result in the processing of personal data concerning you, which to
scientific or historical research purposes or for statistical purposes
Purposes according to Art. 89 Para. 1 GDPR, to contradict this.
Your right of objection can be limited to the extent that it is likely to be the
Realization of the research or statistical purposes impossible or seriously
impaired and the restriction for the fulfillment of the research or
Statistical purposes is necessary.
8. Right to revoke the declaration of consent under data protection law
You have the right to your data protection declaration of consent at any time
withdraw. By withdrawing your consent, the legality of the
Consent until the revocation is not affected.
9. Right to complain to a supervisory authority
Without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy
You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the
Member State of their place of residence, their place of work or the place of the alleged person
Infringement, if you believe that the processing is concerning you
personal data violates the GDPR.
The supervisory authority to which the complaint was lodged will inform the
Complainant on the status and results of the complaint including the
Possibility of a judicial remedy according to Art. 78 GDPR.