First International ECSA Conference 2016

Citizen Science –

Innovation in Open Science, Society and Policy

19–21 May 2016 | Berlin



1. Disclaimer


Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research GmbH – UFZ

Permoserstrasse 15 | 04318 Leipzig | Germany

E-mail info(at)ufz(dot)de

phone +49 3 41/ 2 35-0 | fax +49 3 41/ 2 35-1388



Executive Management

Scientific Director | Prof. Dr. Georg Teutsch

Administrative Director | Dr. Heike Grassmann

Mail address of the Executive Management: gf(at)ufz(dot)de


Registered office: Leipzig

Registration court: district court Leipzig (Amtsgericht Leipzig)

Commercial register: No. HRB 4703

Value added tax identification number: DE 141507065



Content: UFZ/iDiv

Webmaster: Ogarit Uhlmann (ogarit(at)fu-confirm(dot)de)

Implementation and Layout: F&U confirm


Use of images

Unless otherwise stated, the UFZ has the rights to the images on the pages of the ECSA 2016 website. The graphic material may be used without charge for purposes of research and teaching if the UFZ is identified as the source of the image. The images may not be used for other purposes, e.g. commercial purposes.


Photos & Pictures: Chris Kyba (Contact), Francesco Tomasinelli (hero photo slide show), Maremma Natural History Museum | Bioblitz project (2nd & 3rd pics slide show), Citizen Cyberlab project, Fundación Ibercivis, cobweb and OpenSystemsUB (slide show), iSpex (Deadlines)


2. Data Privacy Statement


Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) provides information below on the scope of handling your data.


Usage data

We store data on the individual access to our sites for statistical purposes to improve the quality of our websites.

This data record consists of the

• Site from which the file was requested

• Name of the file

• Date and time of the request

• Volume of data transferred

• Access status (file transferred, file not found)

• Description of the type of web browser used

• IP address of the requesting computer shortened by the last three digits.

• This data is stored anonymously in accordance with the German Telemedia Act (TMG).

The creation of personal user profiles is therefore precluded.


Transfer of data to third parties

We do not transfer your personal data to third parties.



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Your rights as a user

As a user, you have the right to demand information with regard to what data we have stored about you and for which reason it has been stored. Furthermore, you may correct inaccurate data or delete any data that was wrongfully stored or that does not need to be stored any more. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you require further information or have any suggestions or requests concerning data protection.


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