Data Privacy Policy

Data Protection Officer

Alan Lau
Muhlebachstrasse 41
8008 Zurich

Purpose Of Collecting And Treating Data

On this website we collect data only for the following purposes:

  1. Functions of our website that guarantees a comfortable user experience
  2. Respond to your request to contacting you

Processing Personal Data

We only collect and/or treat data only for the purpose of our own business. Personal data are only requested to enable us to deliver the services which we offer.

Legal Age For The Use Of This Website

To use this website the visitor must be at least 16 years old.

Log Files On The Webserver

During the use of this website general data will be collected automatically. This information (log files on the server) comprises the type or your browser, your operating system, domain names, referrer URL etc. This data will NOT allow any personal information about the user because all information is anonymous. This kind of information only serves statistics to allow us an optimisation of our website; content wise and technically.


Our website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files which are saved on your device and that are required to display the correct content on our website. In protected areas (e.g. a web-shop) they also serve to link the users to their user accounts. Cookies cannot be misused to start programmes or spread viruses. In your browser settings you can configure if you want to use cookies. If these settings prevent cookies you might experience reduced functionalities of the website.

Use Of Script Libraries And Web Fonts

In order to display the content of this website correctly we use script libraries and web fonts (e.g. Google fonts).

The call up of script libraries and/or web fonts that reside on external servers automatically creates a link to their operating company.

Use Of Google Analytics

This web site uses Google Analytics which is a service Google Inc. (“Google). It is used to analyse our website and its use. The service uses cookies. This information is created by Google and the retrieved information is typically transmitted to Google’s servers that reside in the United States of America. Generally, the IP address is automatically made anonymous directly on this website.

In some exceptional cases however, the IP address is transmitted to Google’s servers in the USA and only made anonymous there.

On request of the operator of this website Google will use this data to retrieve information on your usage of our website and to generate reports about advertising activities or to provide further services to the operator. Your IP address that has been collected by Google Analytics will not be joined to other data. If you want to prevent Cookies please see above.

If you wish to prevent the information collected by the cookie to be processed you can install the browser plug-in available under this link: Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

Google Maps

cogito ergo sum uses the API for Google Maps in order to visualise geographical information. The data generated by the usage of Google Maps will be collected and process by Google. For further information on Google’s data usage please refer to the Google Privacy Policy.

Your Right To Information, Correction, Blocking, Deletion And Recovation

If there is a legal liability according to GDPR or other regulations that are legally binding for you, you are entitled to get information from us about the data we stored about you. Under this condition you can ask for correction or blocking of these data. As long as there is no contradictory law (e.g. the obligation to preserve business records) you can request your data to be deleted.

Amendments Of Data Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to amend the data privacy policy if needed in order to fulfil the legal obligations. For each of visit of our website the latest version of the data privacy policy is applicable.

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