Data Security

Recording and processing of data
Continental AG only stores personal data relating to users of its websites if consent for this has been given. The only data that is stored relates to the date and time of the visit, the pages visited, cursor use on the website, the page functions used, and the website from which the user accessed Continental's websites. The IP address is transmitted anonymously and is only used to assign a geographical location at the city level. Continental AG uses this information to measure website activity, to produce statistics, and to improve the services and information provided via the websites. Personal user data is solely used to process inquiries and for processing applications/registration within the context of the consent granted or in compliance with respective data protection regulations.

Based on legal requirements, Continental AG has enforced global, uniform, and internal Data Protection Rules (Binding Corporate Rules (PDF, 262.5 KB) ) regulating the protection of your personal data.

Continental AG Data stores data entered on the contact and registration form – such as name, email, address, and information about CV – for the purpose of communicating personally with you, for handling the registration and for implementing workshops and events. The data is stored and processed solely for the purpose of answering your inquiry or for contacting you. Your data is deleted once processing of your inquiry and participation in the event has concluded, provided that this deletion does not conflict with any statutory duties to retain records.

When you visit our website, information can be stored on your computer in the form of “cookies.” Such cookies are used solely to ensure operation of the websites. Other cookies (e.g. relating to website use) are only created based on your consent (see cookie policy). You can also choose not to accept cookies in your browser settings. Please note, however, that you may not be able to fully use several functions of this website if you do so.

Sharing on social networks
If you use the share function on our website, no personal data is transferred to the respective social media service. If you use your own profile to share our website content, we do not have any bearing on the content and scope of the data collected by these networks. The terms of use and privacy policies of the respective social network apply in this respect.

Right to information
You have a right to receive information concerning the personal data stored about you at your request. You are also entitled to have data corrected, blocked, or deleted. If you have questions about this, please contact us by email at:

If, when using our website, you access pages and files and are then asked to enter personal data, please note that the transmission of such data via the internet is not secure and it may therefore be accessed and manipulated by unauthorized persons.

For any other questions regarding data handling, you can reach us at:

Continental AG
Vahrenwalder Str. 9
30165 Hannover