Bianca Vetter Foundation

Bianca Vetter Foundation


Privacy Policy

We are delighted about your interest in our foundation and would like you to be well informed about the protection of your personal data when visiting our website. We comply with the relevant data protection regulations, in particular the European General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") and the German Federal Data Protection Act ("BDSG“).

With this data protection declaration we inform you who is responsible for the processing of your data on the website www.bianca-vetter-foundation.de (hereinafter: "Website"), what personal data is processed during your visit and what rights you are entitled to from a data protection point of view.

Controller: Bianca Vetter Foundation

The Bianca Vetter Foundation (hereinafter referred to as „us“ oder „we“") is responsible for the processing of your data on this Website (“Controller”). You can find further information about the Controller in the imprint.


If you have any questions in connection with our processing of your personal data, please contact:

Bianca Vetter Foundation

Herr Dr. Jens Neitzel

Zur Weihersenke 13

82211 Herrsching am Ammersee

or send an e-mail to: jens@bianca-vetter-foundation.de.


When you access our Website, we process the following personal data on the basis of our legitimate interests to display our Website to you and to guarantee its stability and security (legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR): IP address, date and time of the request, time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), content of the request (specific page), access status/HTTP status code, amount of data transferred, last visited Website, browser type, operating system and its surface, language and version of the browser software.

You can use our contact form to get in touch with us, stating your name and email address. The use of the contact form is voluntary.

When you contact us via our contact form or email, the data you submit (e.g. your e-mail address, possibly your name and telephone number) will be processed by us in order to answer your questions.

We process this data on the basis of our legitimate interests to enable appropriate communication with you (legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR). If your request is aimed at the conclusion or execution of a contract with us, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR is the legal basis for the processing. This is the case, for example, when you apply to us.

We use Cookies on our Website on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR to optimise our Website. Cookies are small text files your browser automatically creates and that are stored on your terminal device (e.g. laptop, tablet, smartphone) when you visit our site. The Cookie is used to store information that arises in connection with the specific end device used. However, this does not mean that we will become aware of your identity. The use of Cookies serves to make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. For example, we use so-called Session-Cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages on our Website. These are automatically deleted after leaving our Website.

In addition, cookies from third parties can be stored when you visit our Website (so called Third-Party-Cookies). You can find more information about Third-party Cookies in the Google Analytics und YouTube sections below.

Most browsers automatically accept Cookies but You can configure your browser in such a way that no Cookies are stored on your end device or a message always appears before a new Cookie gets stored. However, the complete deactivation of Cookies may result in you not being able to use all the functions of our Website to their full extent.

Deleting Cookies in Firefox

Click on the menu to the right of the address bar (the three superimposed bars). Select Options – Privacy & Security . Click on Clear Data in the section Cookies and Site Data. Next, make sure that Cookies and site datais enabled and press Clear. A confirmation window opens. After a click on Clear now all Cookies are deleted.

Here you can find more information about deactivating/blocking and deleting Cookies in Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/block-websites-storing-cookies-site-data-firefox

Deleting Cookies in Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer

Click on the three dots in the upper right corner of the browser window or the key combination[Alt – X]. From the menu, select c. Next, click the Clear Databutton. Now a window appears for deleting all data saved by the browser. To really delete only the Cookies, remove the checkmarks from all options and leave only the entry Cookies and website dataactive. After clicking on Delete all cookies are deleted. Here you can find information on deactivating/blocking and deleting Cookies in Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/de-de/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies.

This Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., which is located at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. We use Google Analytics to analyze and regularly improve the use of our Website. The statistics obtained allow us to improve our services and make them more interesting for you as a user. For the exceptional cases in which personal data is transferred to the USA, Google has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework. The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

Google Analytics uses methods that allow an analysis of the use of the Website by you, such as "cookies" (text files stored on your computer). The information generated about your use of this Website will generally be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Due to the activation of the IP anonymization on this Website the IP address is shortened before the transmission within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. The anonymised IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not combined with other data from Google.

You can prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the Website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

As an alternative to the browser plug-in, you can click this link [this Link] to prevent Google Analytics from capturing your data on this Website in the future. Thereby an Opt-Out-Cookie is stored on your device. If you delete your cookies, you have to click the link [this Link] again.

Videos from YouTube LLC ("YouTube") are embedded in this Website. YouTube is represented by Google Inc, located at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. We use embedded YouTube videos in advanced privacy mode. This means that YouTube does not store cookies for a user who displays a Website with an embedded YouTube video player but does not click on the video to start playback. When you click on the YouTube video player, YouTube may store cookies on the user's computer, but we do not store personally identifiable cookie information for embedded video playback. Further information on data processing and data protection by YouTube (Google) can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de&gl=en.

Transfer to third parties for the enforcement of rights

In order to protect our rights or the rights of third parties, we may disclose data to rights owners, consultants and authorities.

External service providers for data processing

We cooperate with service providers who support us in the provision of our services. These service providers process your data on our behalf, in accordance with our instructions and under our supervision, solely for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy. These service providers may also be established outside the EU. We take all necessary steps to ensure that the information you provide is adequately protected in accordance with the requirements of EU data protection legislation. Where necessary, we ensure a legally adequate level of data protection by means of EU standard contractual clauses.

If it is possible for us to specify concrete deletion periods, we will do so below. In principle, however, we only process personal data as long as this is necessary for the respective purpose. Circumstances may arise in individual cases which justify a longer storage period.

Personal data that is collected while visiting our Website (see the section Data processing when visiting our website is stored for a period of 14 days, unless an unusual incident requires a longer storage period (e.g. a hacker attack).

We will delete any data that arises in connection with establishing contact (e.g. by e-mail or contact form) after storage is no longer necessary. Insofar as we are not otherwise entitled or obliged to store data, this is particularly the case when the respective conversation with you has ended, for example when the underlying circumstances have been conclusively clarified.

As a data subject (Art. 4 No. 1 GDPR), you have numerous rights about which we would like to inform you below. Details can also be found in Articles 15 to 21 of the GDPR and Sec. 32 to 37 of the BDSG.

You can assert your rights against us by sending us an e-mail to jens@bianca-vetter-foundation.de or a letter to Bianca Vetter Foundation, attn. Dr. Jens Neitzel, Zur Weihersenke 13, 82211 Herrsching am Ammersee, Germany.

Right to request access, data portability, deletion, correction and limitation of processing

According to Art. 15 GDPR, you have the right to request access to the personal data stored about you and to receive a copy. Pursuant to Art. 20 GDPR, you may also request the personal data concerning you from us in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format. In addition, you may request the deletion, rectification or restriction of the processing in justified cases under Articles 17 to 18 GDPR.

Right to lodge a complaint

You also have the option of contacting the competent data protection authority directly if you have any questions or complaints. The responsible supervisory authority is the Bavarian State Office for Data Protection Supervision (BayLDA).

Right to withdraw the consent

If you have consented to the processing of your personal data on the Website, you can revoke this consent at any time with effect for the future. The revocation can take place in the form of an informal message to the contact addresses mentioned above.


Right to object under Art. 21 GDPR

Pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR, you have the right to object to the processing of your data at any time on reasons relating to your particular situation, if the processing is based on legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If you object, we will no longer process your personal data, except in two cases: - we can demonstrate compelling legitimate reasons for the processing outweighing your interests, rights and freedoms, or - the processing serves the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims. If we process your personal data for direct marketing purposes, you have the right to object at any time to the processing of your data for such marketing. If you object to the processing of your data for direct marketing purposes, we will no longer use your personal data for this purpose.