Data Protection

We welcome your visit to our website. Here you can find some information about our data protection policy.

As a non-public body we are subject to the provisions of the German Data Protection Act and the Telemedia Act. When handling your data we ensure the greatest possible levels of security. Your data is processed in accordance with the relevant legal regulations.

We would like to point out that at present the transmission of data over the Internet is essentially insecure. It cannot be excluded that unauthorised third parties will gain access to the data that is transmitted and possibly even falsify such date.

In conjunction with your access to our site, data is temporarily stored on a server for the purposes of data security. It is possible that this data will enable identification, for example your IP address, the date and time of your visit and the pages you have viewed. The only evaluation of the data is performed in anonymised form for statistical purposes. Squarespace (hosting our webpage) aare in accordance with European Data Protection Laws.

We may also use cookies on our website. Our cookie only contains a unique number. The cookie can only be used to recognise you again on our website, but not on the websites of third parties. We will ask you to accept use of cookies. Cookies are only used to provide website statistics.

We do not use IP addresses or cookies to identify you personally.

On our website are hyperlinks to other websites which do not belong to Start.up! Germany 2018. We assume no liability for any breaches of data security which occur when you visit these sites.

If you have any further questions about data protection, please do not hesitate to contact us.