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Executive Education

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Executive Education, Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics
University of Zurich


Amendments to UZH Data Protection Statement

The Executive Education of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics has taken various measures to protect your data. The Data Protection Statement of the University of Zurich (UZH) applies in principle. The following additions to the UZH Data Protection Statement are important:

1. Use of Google Analytics for Web Analysis

When using our websites, data is collected and stored to analyze and improve the user experience. For this purpose, we use Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google LLC. Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies".  These are text files that are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of how individuals use our website . The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a server of Google in the USA and stored there.
We use the results of this analysis to optimize the user experience on our website, to communicate more effectively, and to better tailor our offerings to the needs of our users. Processing is carried out in accordance with applicable data protection laws and Google's privacy policies.

2. Use of Microsoft Clarity

On this website, Microsoft Clarity, an analytics software by Microsoft, may be used to track and analyze user behavior. Microsoft Clarity records anonymized information using first- and third-party cookies and other tracking technologies about mouse actions, touch movements, scroll activities, and other metadata that are not personally identifiable, thus helping us improve the usability of our website. No personal data that allow for the identification of users are collected. Data collected by Microsoft Clarity may be processed on servers in the United States and other countries where Microsoft or its subsidiaries or service providers operate. Microsoft commits to complying with the data protection provisions of both the EU-US Privacy Shield and the Swiss-US Privacy Shield Framework, which ensure the protection of personal data transferred from the European Union and Switzerland to the United States. This ensures that data transfer complies with the data protection standards applicable in the EU and Switzerland. Further details on data processing by Microsoft Clarity and data protection can be found in Microsoft's privacy statement: Microsoft Privacy Statement.

3. Data Protection Practices When Using Our Services

3.1. Creation of Participant Lists 

With your permission in the application process for our courses at the University of Zurich, we use your personal data, including your name, contact information, and the name of your employer, typically for the creation of participant lists. This ensures effective communication between our participants and lecturers, and helps us more efficiently organize administrative processes.

3.2. Use of Personal Data for Marketing Purposes

With your permission in the application process, we use your personal data to inform you about events and courses at the University of Zurich. This may include invitations to lectures, networking events, newsletters, and other courses or programs from the University of Zurich. Your personal data will only be used to send you relevant information and will not be passed on to third parties. You have the right to unsubscribe from these notifications at any time. Instructions for unsubscribing are included in our emails. You can also contact us directly to update your preferences. 

Please note that these amendments to the Data Protection Statement of the UZH apply in addition to it. You can find the Data Protection Statement of the UZH linked below. If you have any questions or concerns about the use of your personal data, please do not hesitate to contact us.

The protection of your private data is important to us. We are happy to answer any questions or concerns via email.

Contact:, Subject: Data Protection
UZH Data Protection Statement