The protection of your personal data is of special importance to us. Consequently, we process your data exclusively on the basis of the relevant legal provisions, such as the GDPR as well as applicable national data protection regulations, including in particular the Austrian Data Protection Act (DSG) and the Austrian Telecommunications Act (TKG 2003). In this data privacy statement we provide you with information on the most important aspects of the data processing which takes place in the context of our website.

Contacting us:

Magna Powertrain GmbH & Co KG (“MPT“)
Industriestraße 35
A-8502 Lannach
Phone: +43(0)50-444-0

You can reach us at the business address above, by email at

Data acquisition when you register on our website for the event
Data processing takes place on the basis of the legal provisions of Art 6(1) point (a) (Consent) of the GDPR. 

Data acquisition for call for papers 
On our website, you have the opportunity to call for papers. To do so, you can submit your paper on our website.

For the purpose of submission, we are requesting the following personal data: your name, function, company, contact data, picture and brief biography. Your paper will be provided to other participants in the download area of this website after the event.

Data processing takes place on the basis of the legal provisions of Art 6(1) point (a) (Consent) of the GDPR. 

No exchange of information

Under no circumstances will MPT permit the transfer or sale of your data that you have disclosed on this website to third parties, whether free of charge or in return for payment of a fee, without your consent. Legal duties of disclosure are excepted.

Principles for the protection of your privacy in connection with the use of our website

When you visit our website, we gather information, such as about the type of Internet browser you use, the computer operating system you use, and the domain name of the web page and/or Internet service provider via which you connect to this page. Based on this visitor data, we can sometimes improve the content of this website and determine which features and services are most important to our visitors. The standard technology referred to as cookies is used for this purpose. More information on this is provided below:


Our website uses what is referred to as cookies so that we can deliver contents that are specially geared towards your interests. These are small text files which are saved on your end device with the help of the browser. They do not cause any harm. We use cookies to arrange our presentation so it is more user friendly. Some cookies are saved on your end device until you erase them. They make it possible for us recognize your browser again the next time you visit. It is generally possible to block, deactivate or erase cookies via the menu settings of the browser you use. More detailed information on this can be found in the Help area of the web browser you use. If you do not want this, you can set up your browser so that it informs you when cookies are about to be set and you can allow this in individual cases. If cookies are disabled, the functionality of our website may be restricted.

The following cookies are used on this website to optimize the control of information:

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, which is a web analysis service of Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA) Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies which are stored on your computer in order to evaluate your usage of the website, to compile reports about website activities and to provide the website operator additional services in connection with the use of the website or the Internet. The information about your usage of this website generated by the cookies is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA where it is saved.

In the event that IP anonymization is activated on this web page, however, your IP address is first truncated by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other states party to the agreement concerning the European Economic Area. Only as an exception is the full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and is there truncated. Because the privacy of our users is important to us, the user data on this website is pseudonymized and your IP address is anonymized. 

The IP address transmitted from your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not combined with other Google data. You can prevent the saving of cookies by making a corresponding setting in your browser software, however, we wish to inform you that in this case it is possible that you will be unable to utilize the full functionality of this website. In addition, you can prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie with respect to your usage of the website (incl. your IP address) by Google as well as the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link:

Our relationship to the web analysis provider is based on the standard contractual clauses of the EU in the context of the data Privacy Shield agreement.

Additional information: Google Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Data processing takes place on the basis of the legal provisions of Art 6(1) point (a) (Consent) and/or point (f) (Legitimate interest) of the GDPR. Our interest in terms of the GDPR (Legitimate interest) is the improvement of our offer and our web presence.

By using this website, you consent to the procedure for the analysis of the use of this website as described above.

Duration of data storage

Concerning data which we have obtained on the basis of your consent, these are stored for the duration of the validity of your consent until further notice. Beyond this, your paper will be available in the download area of this event for the duration of two year. After expiration of the time period, the data are routinely erased.

Data transfer

As a matter of principle, no transfer of data to third parties takes place except if we are legally obligated to do so or you have previously granted your express consent for the transfer of your data. External service providers and partner firms only receive your data inasmuch as this is required for the registration to the event. To the extent that our service providers come into contact with your personal data, we ensure that they comply with the regulations of the data protection laws in the same manner as we do. Your personal data are not sold to third parties or marketed in any other way.

Updating of these provisions

We reserve the right to change these provisions at any time in correspondence with the requirements of our business.

Your rights

You have the basic rights to information, correction, erasure, restriction, data portability, revocation and objection. If you are of the opinion that the processing of your data violates data protection law or your data protection rights have been violated in another manner, then we would request that you contact us to clear up any questions there may be as follows:

You can contact us either by means of email at, in writing to Magna Powertrain GmbH & Co KG, Industriestraße 35, 8502 Lannach, Austria or by phone at +43(0)50-444-0.

Moreover, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Austrian Data Protection Authority.

Of course, we are available to you at any time for information concerning data protection on our website.