Cookie policy for


This website and related websites are owned and operated by:

IDG World Expo GmbH

Lyonel-Feininger-Strasse 26

D-80807 Munich


We look forward to your visit to a website of IDG World Expo GmbH (IDG). This website collects certain information using cookies and other online technologies. Since we attach great importance to your privacy and the protection of your personal data, we would like to inform you here how we use and protect the data collected about you. For IDG, it goes without saying that we comply with all applicable data protection laws and regulations, including the EU General Data Protection Regulation („GDPR“).

This Cookie Policy, as well as our privacy policy, describes the policies and procedures of IDG with respect to its use of the information collected on this site and your privacy rights.

By using this website and accepting this Cookie Policy, you agree that IDG and its affiliates, as described in the Privacy Policy, may place cookies and place your personal information for the purpose of personalizing your advertising or other services, as described below and allowed to use.

Why do we use cookies?

What are cookies?

GDPR and your data protection rights in the EU

Changes and updates to the cookie policy

How to contact us


Why do we use cookies?

Cookies improve your user experience. We use cookies to help you access this website faster and more efficiently. Cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users and recognize you each time you visit our website. Cookies also allow us to save user preferences and provide you with a positive experience when navigating through this website so that you can, among other things, personalize your website settings. Our marketing partners also collect data about web views to ensure that you see relevant advertising


What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be stored on your own computer, tablet or mobile device („device“) when you visit a website. In general, a cookie contains the name of the domain of origin, the period of validity of the cookie, and a randomly generated unique number or value.


Identify the IDG cookies by using a tracking ID as a unique user. Cookies themselves are anonymous and do not contain any personal information unless provided by you, such as when you provide your name and email address when filling in a registration form.


DSGVO (GDPR) and your privacy rights

sofar as a cookie placed by IDG or a third party, as described above, can unambiguously identify a terminal or the user of this terminal, in the meaning of the GDPR, this is personal data. Therefore, the Privacy Policy applies to such personal information collected by users of this website.


Changes and updates to the cookie policy

We reserve the right to occasionally change this cookie policy. If there are material changes to the cookie policy, we will post a notice on this site. However, you should check the current policy regularly on this website.


How to contact us

If you have any questions, concerns or complaints about IDGC’s dealings with personal information or this Cookie Policy, you should contact our designated Data Protection Officer („DSB“).


If you believe that you have suffered any damage for your IDGC’s rights under this Cookie Policy and that IDGC has not handled your complaint appropriately, you may also file a complaint with the appropriate regulatory authority.


Contact details of the Data Protection Officer of IDG Business Media GmbH:

Lawyer Markus Wiese

c / o IDG Business Media GmbH

Lyonel-Feininger-Stra├če 26

D-80807 Munich


Contact details of the Data Protection Officer of the international IDG Communications Publishing Network:

Keith Arnot

c / o IDG Communications Ltd.

101 Euston Road

London NW1 2RA

Great Britain


Last updated on 21.05.2018