Privacy Policy

Genet Myzel

Data Privacy Policy

Our website may be used without entering personal information. Different rules may apply to certain services on our site, however, and are explained separately below. We collect personal information from you (e.g. name, address, email address, telephone number, etc.) in accordance with the provisions of German data protection statutes. Information is considered personal if it can be associated exclusively to a specific natural person.
The legal framework for data protection may be found in the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG), the German General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO) and the Telemedia Act (TMG). The provisions below serve to provide information as to the manner, extent and purpose for collecting, using and processing personal information by the provider:

GENET .connecting the dots
c/o GIB-Stiftung / MZEB Berlin-Nord
Germanenstr. 34
D-13156 Berlin

Phone: +49 30 2244526-10
Fax:      +49 30 2244526-29
E-mail: Contact

Please be aware that data transfer via the internet is subject to security risks and, therefore, complete protection against third-party access to transferred data cannot be ensured.


Our website does not make use of so-called cookies in order to recognize repeat use of our website by the same user/internet connection subscriber. Cookies are small text files that your internet browser downloads and stores on your computer. They are used to improve our website and services. In most cases these are so-called "session cookies" that are deleted once you leave our website.
But our website makes use of so-called session cookies. It caches your data during your visit, for example if you fill out a contact form, order a publication, sign up for a seminar, apply for a scholarship or award or make an online donation. These session cookies are automatically deleted after the end of your visit or when you close your browser.

Service Provider / Server Log Files

For technical reasons, data such as the following, which your internet browser transmits to us or to our web space provider (so called server log files), is collected:
  • type and version of the browser you use
  • operating system
  • websites that linked you to our site (referrer URL)
  • websites that you visit
  • date and time of your visit
  • your Internet Protocol (IP) addres.
This anonymous data is stored separately from any personal information you may have provided, thereby making it impossible to connect it to any particular person. The data is used for statistical purposes by our provider in order to create an access statistic for the website or to improve the service.

Contacting Us

On our website we offer you the opportunity to contact us by email. In such event, information provided by the user is stored for the purpose of facilitating communications with the user. No data is transferred to third parties. Nor is any of this information matched to any information that may be collected by other components of our website.

Information, deletion or blocking of data

At any time you have the right to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing and you have the right to correct, block or delete this data. For further information on personal data you can contact us at any time at the above given address.

SSL Encryption

This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of sensitive content you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection at the address line of the browser which is changing from "http://" to "https://" and the lock symbol in your browser line.
If SSL encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us can not be read by third parties.