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Privacy Notice

Privacy Notice

Privacy notice for all websites of
Ecologic Institut gemeinnützige GmbH
Pfalzburger Strasse 43/44, D - 10717 Berlin

Data Collection and Processing

Every time you access one of our websites your browser automatically transfers specific information to us. This data serves the purpose of system security, statistics and the technical and content administration of our website. This includes information on your browser type, your operating system, your IP address, date and time of the page view and the Ecologic websites that you visited. This data will neither be assigned to a specific person nor consolidated with other data sources.

Your personal data (i.e. your name, address, telephone number, IP address) will only be collected in case you deliberately and voluntarily submit such information, for example as part of a request or registration. Personal data will only be collected if this is required from a technical or organisational perspective. The personal data submitted by you will only be used for the pre-assigned purpose, it will never be published nor passed on to third parties. This particularly refers to the signing up to events via an online form and to any information given in the process of applying for a job online. You can object to the use of your personal data at any time with future effect, please use the form below to contact us regarding this issue.


On our websites we use so-called "cookies" in order to collect statistical data on the usage of our websites, which allows us to make them more user-friendly. Cookies are small text files that your internet browser downloads from our websites and locally saves on the computer you are using. The cookies on our websites do not collect any personal data. You can at any time manually delete cookies or deactivate the usage of cookies in the settings of your internet browser.

Matomo Web Analytics

Our websites use Matomo (formerly known as Piwik), an open source statistical analysis software, to track visitor traffic. Matomo uses "cookies", or very small text files, which are stored on your computer for 13 months and analyse the use of our website. The information generated by these cookies about your use of our web pages are transferred to the web server and stored there. The IP address is immediately anonymised after processing and before storage. The collected data will not be transferred to third parties. You may refuse the use of cookies by opting out through your browser or use the form below; however, you may experience issues using our website’s features to their full extent. By using our site, you consent to Matomo processing your data in the manner and for the purpose described above.


If you want to receive the newsletter offered on our websites, you will have to send us your e-mail address. In order to prevent improper use we use the double opt-in method. After ordering the newsletter you will receive a confirmation e-mail that you in turn will have to confirm to sign up for our newsletter. You can at any time with future effect revoke your consent given to the storage of your e-mail address and the sending of the newsletter, please use the form below to contact us regarding this issue.

Signing up to Events via the Online Form / Online Job Application

When signing up for events via the online form your data will be transferred to us in clear text. The same applies for any information given in the online job application. You can object to the use of your personal data at any time with future effect by using the form below.

Right to Information, Objection and Appeal

You have the right to be given information on your personal data stored by us at any time. You also have the right to the rectification of false data, blocking and cancellation. You can also object to the use of your personal data at any time with future effect, please use the form below to contact us regarding this issue. You also have the right to file a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority if you believe that your data have been processed unlawfully. If applicable, you may also assert your right to data portability.


Ecologic Institut gemeinnützige GmbH
Christian Bruhn
Data Protection Officer

Pfalzburger Strasse 43/44, D - 10717 Berlin
Phone: +49 30 86880 136
Fax: +49 30 86880 100

Email: please use the following form to contact us, alternatively you can send an email to Data privacy contact email address.

Please enter your full name to contact us.
Please enter your email address so that we can contact you.
Please describe your request in as much detail as possible.

The data sent will only be processed for the purpose of processing your request. You will find further information in our data protection declaration (see above).