The International Society of Steel Institutes (ISSI) was formed in 2006 to promote collaboration between national institutes and societies which are engaged in promoting knowledge in the field of iron and steelmaking, steel usage and properties.
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Protecting your privacy is important to us. On the following pages, we would like to provide you with an overview of the processing of your personal data when using our website, and inform you about your rights – derived from the GDPR.
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Responsible: Steel Institute VDEh, Sohnstrasse 65, D-40237 Düsseldorf, Germany.
Tel.: +49 (0)211 6707-0
Fax: +49 (0)211 6707-310
The in-house Data Protection Officer Steel Institute VDEh can be contacted by post using the above-mentioned address (to the Data Protection Officer) or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
When you access our website www.issisteel.org the browser used on your end-device automatically sends information to our website’s server. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file. The following information is collected without any action on your part and stored until it is automatically deleted:
We process these data for the following reasons:
The legal basis for this data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1(f) GDPR.
There is no transmission of your personal data to third parties except for the purposes listed below. We only pass on your personal data to third parties if:
You have the right:
Insofar that your personal data are being processed on the basis of legitimate interests according to Art. 6 Para. 1(f) GDPR you have the right, according to Art. 21 GDPR, to object to the processing of your personal data if there are reasons resulting from your special situation or the objection is against direct advertising. In the latter case you have a general right to object, that we will implement without your having to disclose a special situation. If you would like to make use of your right to object, or revoke your consent, you only need to send an e-mail to email@example.com
This Data Protection Declaration of 24 May 2018 is currently valid. As a result of the further development of our website and offerings, or because of changed legal or official requirements, it may become necessary to amend this Data Protection Declaration. The currently valid Data Protection Declaration can be called up at the website and printed at any time at http://www.issisteel.org/datenschutz.htm
We may use data to obtain an aggregated overview. Such an overview does not enable any personal identification. Such use could serve to create user statistics. Potential consolidated data could include the user’s occupation or sector, the number of clicks, or demographic information.
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