Data protection


The protection of your personal data is very important to us. Therefore, we process your data exclusively according to the legal regulations (GDPR, Telecommunications Rules 2003). In this privacy policy, we inform you about the most important aspects of data processing within our website.



If you contact us via website form or by e-mail, your data will be stored for six months to process the request and in case of follow-up questions. We will not share this information without your consent.



Our website uses so-called cookies. These are small text files that are installed on your device using the browser. They do not harm. We use cookies to make our offer user-friendly. Some cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. They allow us to recognise your browser on your next visit.

If you do not want this service, you can set up your browser so that it informs you about the setting of cookies and you decide everytime accordingly.

Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of our website.

Here you can unsubscribe or subscribe to Google Analytics counting


Web analysis

Our website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics (Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). For this purpose, we work with cookies to analyse the use of the website by users. The generated information is transmitted to the provider server and stored there. You can prevent this by setting up your browser so that no cookies are stored. We have concluded an appropriate data processing contract with the provider.

Your IP address will be collected, but by activating IP anonymisation on this website, your Google IP address will be only partially visible within member states of the European Union or other parties of the European Economic Area Agreement. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address will be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there.

On behalf of this website operator, Google will process this information to evaluate your website use. This includes to compile reports on website activity as well as to supply other services related to website and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided through your browser by Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

Under these conditions, the following data are collected by means of the cookies '' _utma '', '' _ utmb '', '' _ utmc '' and '' _utmz ''.

• Language and locationing of visitors

• Visitors (new and recurring, frequency and topicality, interest, visit duration)

• Number of visits

• Explicit visits

• Page views

• Pages / Visit

• Average visit duration

• Bounce rate technology (browser and operating system, provider)

• Mobile (overview, devices [PC, notebook, tablets, smartphones, etc.])

• Custom query

• Traffic types

• Visitor sources

• Visitor requests from social networks


You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the functions of this website to the full extent. In addition, you may prevent Google from collecting and processing the data generated by cookies and related to your website use (including your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link:

The relationship with the web analytics provider Google Analytics is based on the "Privacy Shield".

The data processing takes place according to the legal regulations of Telecommunications Law § 96 par. 3 as well as art 6 par. 1 a) (consent) and/or f (legitimate interest) of GDPR.

Our concern in the legal sense of GDPR (legitimate interest) is the improvement of our offer and our website. As the privacy of our users is important to us, user data are pseudonymised [pseudonymisation is recommended "legitimate interest" in legal ground. This must be clarified with the web analysis service].

User data are kept for the duration of ... [specify storage period] - [this must be clarified with the web analysis service].



You have the chance to subscribe to our newsletter through our website. For this, we need your e-mail address and your declaration where you explicitly agree with the subscription to the newsletter.

In order to address you personally, we also collect and process first and last name.

After your subscription to the newsletter, we will shortly send you an acceptance e-mail with a link to confirm the registration.

You can cancel the subscription to the newsletter at any time. Please send your cancellation to the following e-mail address: We will immediately delete your data in connection with the newsletter distribution.



Registration for events, participation in competitions

For certain actions on this website (events, training, competitions) you are asked to provide personal information on web forms accordingly. It is completely free to comply with this request. However, if you decide to proceed, you may be required to give personal information (name, e-mail address, postal address, telephone number).

When you submit your personal information to us, you agree that we may store and further process your customer profile in order to facilitate the use of the website services.

If you do not want this information to be used to inform you of other events or competitions and special offers as well as to let us know when providing your personal data, we will comply with this request.

Once you submit your personal information to us in connection with a specific action on the website, you will agree that we store and process that piece of information for the purpose of completing the action and updating any related records.


Social Media Plug-Ins


On our pages, plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA are integrated. Facebook plug-ins on our website can be recognised by Facebook logo or by "Like" button. An overview of Facebook plug-ins can be found here:

When you visit our pages, the plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and Facebook server. Facebook receives this way the information that you have visited our website with your IP address. If you click on Facebook "like " while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our pages to your Facebook profile. As a result, Facebook can assign the visit to our pages to your user account. We point out that we as provider of the pages are not aware of the transmitted data content and their use by Facebook.

Further information can be found in the privacy statement of facebook at:

If you do not desire Facebook to associate your visit to our pages with your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.



On our website, you can find plug-ins from either LinkedIn social network or LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (hereafter "LinkedIn"). You can recognise LinkedIn plugins by logo or "recommend" button.

An overview of the LinkedIn plugins can be found here:

Please note that when you visit our website, the plugin establishes a connection between your internet browser and the LinkedIn server. LinkedIn is informed that our website has been visited with your IP address. If you click on the "recommend" button of LinkedIn and at the same time you are logged into your account at LinkedIn, you have the option to link content from our website to your profile page on LinkedIn profile. This way, you allow LinkedIn to assign your visit to our website to you or your user account. You must understand that we do not obtain knowledge of the submitted data content and its use by LinkedIn.

For more details on collecting data and your legal options, as well as setting options, please visit LinkedIn. These are available at

If you do not want LinkedIn to associate visiting our pages with your LinkedIn user account, please log out of your LinkedIn user account.



This website uses the "share" button of XING. Therefore, when connecting to this website, your browser is connected to the servers of XING AG, Gänsemarkt 43, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. This provides the share functions (e.g. displaying the counter value). No storage of your personal data is carried out by calling this website. In particular, XING does not store IP addresses. Nor is your usage behavior evaluated. You can read up-to-date information on data protection regarding the "share" button and other relevant details at


Your rights

Basically, you have the rights to information, correction, deletion, restriction, data portability, revocation and opposition. If you believe that the processing of your data transgresses the data protection law or that your data protection requirements have been somehow violated, you can complain to the supervisory authority. In Austria, this is the data protection authority.


You can reach us under the following contact details:

VTA Austria GmbH, Marketing Department - Philipp Lindinger, Umweltpark 1, 4681 Rottenbach, Tel 0043/7732/4133,

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