Privacy Policy

Consent to the Collection, Processing and Use of Personal Data, Revocation


(1) The Organizer, tcworld GmbH, is the service provider for tekom Deutschland and tekom Europe.

With respect to the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we hereby notify you that your personal data are being collected, processed and used for purposes of contract fulfillment by tcworld GmbH together with the above-named organizations, pursuant to GDPR Art. 6 (1) b.

Joint controller, as defined by GDPR Art. 4 (7) in conjunction with GDPR Art. 26, is tcworld GmbH together with tekom Deutschland and tekom Europe. A joint controllership is where two or more controllers are jointly responsible for processing personal data because they can jointly (not necessarily to the same extent) determine the purposes and means of the processing.

The address of the joint head office is:

Rotebühlstraße 64
70178 Stuttgart

+49 711 65704-0
Fax +49 711 65704-99

Our data protection officer can be contacted at datenschutz(at) or at our postal address (Attn: Data Protection Officer).


(2) Your satisfaction is important to us. Therefore, we will give you the opportunity to take part in a satisfaction survey after the event. Furthermore, we assume that you are interested in attending similar events in the future and will therefore inform you in good time. The legal basis for this is GDPR Art. 6 (1) f and §7 (3) German Act Against Unfair Competition (UWG). You can inform us at any time that you no longer wish to be informed about this event.


(3) Only with your express confirmation (according to Art. 6 (1) a) GDPR) during the registration process will you receive information by email, in writing or, in special cases, by phone about new publications, ongoing events, and training programs of tekom/tekom Europe and tcworld GmbH, until such time as you revoke your consent, which you may do at any time. You can decide for yourself which of our newsletters you want to receive via a subscription center.


(4) If you no longer want to be informed or if you want to revoke your consent, you can inform us in writing by mail to tcworld GmbH, Rotebühlstraße 64, 70178 Stuttgart, GERMANY, by fax at +49 711 65704-99 or by email (info(at) Furthermore, you can use the link to the subscription center to choose the information/newsletter you want to receive, or use the unsubscribe button.


(5) Your personal data will be stored in accordance with the statutory retention periods.


(6) When paying by credit card, you will be redirected for payment processing directly to the payment service provider PAYONE. Details about the protection of your data by PAYONE can be found at After your payment is processed by PAYONE, you will be redirected back to the conference site automatically.


(7) During registration for individual workshops, participant and waiting lists are created. These contain only the first and last name of the persons registered and will be put up on the day of the event on the wall provided for this purpose. This allows the quick filling of workshop spaces that have been freed up.


(8) You have the following rights with respect to us regarding the personal data concerning you:

  • Right to information
  • Right to have data corrected or deleted
  • Right to have processing restricted
  • Right to object to processing
  • Right to data portability

You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a data protection supervisory authority regarding our processing of your personal data.


(9) Further information on data protection with respect to use of the conference portal (e.g. cookies, social media plug-ins) can be found here.