Solutions and technologies for automated driving in town:
an urban mobility project

22 partners
Timeline: January 2023 – December 2025
Budget: €62.8 million

Data privacy

The STADT:up consortium takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. For this reason, we have taken measures to ensure that the regulations on data protection are observed both by us and by our external service providers and partners.
In the course of the further development of our Internet offer and the technologies used, changes to this data protection declaration may also become necessary.We therefore recommend that you read the data protection declaration again from time to time. The following statement gives you an overview of how the STADT:up consortium ensures the protection of your data and what type of data is collected for what purpose.


Personal data
At some points on the website, you will be asked to provide personal information. We store and use the transmitted (personal) data exclusively for the purpose for which they were provided. It will not be passed on to third parties. In addition, you will be explicitly requested at these points to agree to the storage and transfer of data. Automatically stored log data is deleted after a limited period of time.


Data processing on this website
Every time you visit a website, data is collected and exchanged as required by law. The STADT:up consortium automatically collects and stores data that your browser transmits to our server. These are:

  • Type and version of your internet browser
  • the operating system used
  • the page accessed
  • the previously visited page (referrer URL)
  • the time of the server request

The STADT:up consortium evaluates data solely for statistical purposes in order to measure the demand of the web offers. The STADT:up consortium has no way of assigning this data to a specific person. This data is not merged with other data sources. The IP numbers are recorded for the duration of the visit for the purpose of answering queries and are not stored beyond the end of the visit. Data logged when accessing the internet offer will only be transmitted to third parties if we are obliged to do so by law or by court decision or if the transmission is necessary for legal or criminal prosecution in the event of attacks on the internet infrastructure of the of the STADT:up consortium. A passing on in other cases does not take place.  


So-called session cookies are used. Session cookies are small pieces of information that a provider stores in the RAM of the visitor's computer. A randomly generated unique identification number, a so-called session ID, is stored in a session cookie. In addition, a cookie contains information about its origin and the storage period. These cookies cannot store any other data.


Dealing with cookies
Cookies can be controlled with all internet browsers. Most browsers are set to accept all cookies without asking users. If you want to use the full functionality of the website, you should set your browser to accept session cookies. If you reject all cookies, the login function cannot be used and, related to this, no content can be maintained.


Data security
We use the widespread SSL procedure (Secure Socket Layer) in connection with the highest level of encryption supported by your browser when visiting our website. You can tell whether an individual page of our website is transmitted in encrypted form by the closed display of the key or lock symbol in your browser. We also use appropriate technical and organisational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction or against unauthorised access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.


Right of information and contact
in terms of Art. 13 and 14 DSGVO (information obligations)

You have the right at any time to obtain information about the data stored about you, its origin and recipients, and the purpose for which it is stored. Information about the stored data can be obtained from the internet editorial office of the STADT:up consortium:


E-mails to the STADT:up consortium
If you send us an e-mail, this e-mail and your e-mail address will only be used for correspondence with you. In the case of applications and votes, the personal data provided will only be stored for the purpose of processing the application process.


Check your data
You can use any internet browser to see when cookies are set and what they contain. Detailed information is available from the virtual data protection authorities of the federal and state data protection commissioners in Germany.

If you have any questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, or if you wish to obtain information, correct, block or delete data, or for the purpose of revoking consent you have given, please do not hesitate to contact us: