Imprint and Privacy

Website operator
ECHO FACTORY gUG (nonprofit / limited)
Hansaring 76, 50670 Cologne, Germany
Representing the company
Managing director authorized to represent the company:
Prof. Brigitta Muntendorf
Email: see contact form
Register entry
Register number: HRB 106396
Register court: AG Köln

Privacy policy

Responsible within the meaning of the Data Protection Act:

Data protection

As a website operator, we take the protection of all personal data very seriously. All personal information is treated confidentially and in accordance with legal regulations, as explained in this privacy policy.

Our website can of course be used without you providing any personal data. However, if you use our contact form, this will be done on a voluntary basis. Data collected by us will never be passed on to third parties without your specific permission.

Data transmission on the Internet, for example via e-mail, can always have security gaps. Complete protection of data is not possible on the Internet.

Information, deletion, blocking

You can obtain information at any time about the personal data, its origin and recipients and the use of the data processing and request the correction, blocking or deletion of this data free of charge. Please use the contact details provided in the legal notice. We are also available to answer any further questions you may have at any time.


The website provider automatically collects and stores data in server log files that are transmitted to us by your browser. This data includes:

– Browser type/ browser version

– Operating system of the computer

– Referrer URL

– Host name of the accessing computer

– Time of the server request

This data is not personal. This data is not merged with other data sources. If we become aware of specific indications of unlawful use, we reserve the right to check this data retrospectively.


Many websites use cookies. Cookies are harmless to your computer and virus-free. They are used to make Internet services more user-friendly, effective and secure for visitors to a website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and used by your browser.

As a rule, we use so-called “session cookies”. These are automatically deleted after you leave our site. Other cookies remain stored on your computer until you delete them. These cookies help to recognize your computer on your next visit.

You can use the browser settings to specify that you are informed about new cookies and must accept cookies in each case. You can also exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general or activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of our website may be restricted.

Amendment of the data protection provisions

Our privacy policy may be amended at irregular intervals to ensure that it complies with current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services, e.g. when new offers are added. The new privacy policy will then automatically apply to your next visit.

Contact the data protection officer

If you have any questions about data protection, please send us a message using the contact form with the subject “Data protection”.