Privacy Policy

Who we are

We are a team of interdisciplinary researchers at the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, comprising of the Management Department and the Department of Business Informatics (Very Large Business applications). Our project is focused on understanding the underlying mechanisms and drivers of growth in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector from a firm and industry-level perspective.

If you have any questions or inquiries, please feel free to contact us at You can also find us at the following address:


Address: Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg

Ammerländer Heerstr. 114-118
D-26129 Oldenburg
Telefon: +49 441 798-0
Telefax: +49 441 798-3000
E-Mail: internet(at)

The University of Oldenburg is a public body legally represented by the President.

Competent regulatory authority: Lower Saxony Ministry of Science and Culture, Leibnizufer 9, D-30169 Hannover

Value-added tax identification number in accordance with § 27a of the Value Added Tax Act: DE 811184499

We are committed to ensuring the privacy and security of our website visitors, and we encourage you to read our privacy policy for more information.

Privacy Policy

We are committed to protecting your privacy and keeping your personal information safe. This Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use, and protect your personal information.

Information we collect

We may collect personal information such as your name, email address, and phone number when you submit a form on our website, sign up for our newsletter, or contact us directly.

We also automatically collect non-personal information such as your IP address, browser type, and device type when you visit our website. This information is used to improve our website and provide a better user experience.

How we use your information

We may use your personal information to communicate with you, send you newsletters or promotional materials, and improve our website and services.

We will not sell, trade, or transfer your personal information to third parties without your consent, except as required by law.

Data retention

We will retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected, or as required by law.

Your rights

You have the right to access, correct, and delete your personal information at any time. You also have the right to object to the processing of your personal information or to withdraw your consent for processing.


We take appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal information against unauthorized access, accidental loss, and other unauthorized or unlawful forms of processing.

Updates to this policy

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will post any changes on our website and notify you by email or other means.

Contact us

If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at [].