Data protection – simply explained

Here we give you a simple overview about the protection of your data at GSI mbH. You will find complete information on data protection in our privacy policy.


We strictly adhere to the basic data protection regulation DSGVO and the new Federal Data Protection Act BDSG(in Germany).


We collect from visitors the IP address or domain name of the computer with which they visit our website. We also record which pages you visit on our website. This is done anonymously and serves exclusively to improve our web presence.


We use cookies, small text files that are temporarily stored on your browser. You can switch this off, but then not all functions of our website are available.


With the help of a tracking service we create pseudonymous user profiles. A conclusion on you is not possible with it. If you have switched off cookies in your browser or deleted them, these profiles will not be created or evaluated.


On our websites you will find buttons from social media networks. You can use them to recommend our website to friends, for example. If you click on such a button, data may be transmitted from you to the site operator.


The above data is collected automatically and is used to improve our website and to prevent abuse.


Data that you enter personally on our website in a contact form or registration for an event will be collected exclusively for the purpose stated. The data is transmitted in encrypted form.


As a website visitor you have the following rights:

  • You can request information about the data stored about you.
  • You can request the deletion of your data.
  • Incorrect data can be corrected.
  • You can lodge an objection to the use of your data.

If you have any questions, please contact our secretariat or our data protection officer.


Contact details of the data protection officer:
Bernhard Pickert-Goldenbogen
E-Mail: datenschutz@gsi-slv.de

Contact for GSI mbH:
GSI – Gesellschaft für Schweißtechnik International mbH
Bismarckstr. 85
47057 Duisburg
E-Mail: sekretariat@gsi-slv.de

Here you can find our detailed privacy policy.