Privacy Note for WAM Center App
Last update: Dec 2nd, 2019

 

 

Privacy Notice

 

 

Protecting the security and privacy of your personal data is important to Siemens. Therefore, Siemens Ltd., China 7, Wangjing Zhonghuan Nanlu Beijing, China (“Siemens”) operates WAM Center (“App”) in compliance with applicable laws on data protection and data security.

 

In the following, we provide information on the categories of data we collect, process and use via the App, the purposes of the collection, processing and use, and the parties with which we may share such data, where applicable.

 

Personal Data that you actively provide to us

Personal data that you actively provide to us within the App. i.e. information that you actively enter when registering for the app or creating a user account or when using contact and other forms offered within the App (for example, in order to contact Siemens with your enquiries and questions) will only be collected, processed and used for the following purposes:

  • to offer the app’s services and functions and to administer your use of the app; 
  • to verify your identity, 
  • to answer and fulfill your specific requests, 
  • as reasonably necessary to enforce our Terms of Use, to establish or preserve a legal claim or defense, to prevent fraud or other illegal activities, including attacks on Siemens’ information technology systems.

App permissions

The use of certain functions of the app may require you to provide certain App permissions. App permissions allow the App to access information stored on your device.

 

If you make use of an IOS device, the App may ask for the permissions listed below. The data collected via such permissions and the purposes of the data collection are the following: 

  • Permission to access user’s location: Via this permission the app collects information on user’s location. This information is processed and used for the purpose of Identify user's location to register sale's visit.

You may manage the use of App permissions in the section “settings” of your operating system. Please note that the use of certain functions of the App may no longer be possible if you deactivate the respective App permission.

 

If you make use of an Android device, the App permissions used by this App, data collected via permissions and the purposes of the data collection are the following:

  • Permission to access user’s location: Via this permission the app collects information on user’s location. This information is processed and used for the purpose of Identify user's location to register sale's visit.

Further information automatically collected via the App

We may collect, process and use technical information, usage data and device identifiers, such as your IP-address for the following purposes:

  • to provide you with the App’s functions and services (e.g. in order to allow you to access certain portion of the app, remember language settings and the like); 
  • to verify your identity; 
  • as reasonably necessary to enforce our Terms of Use, to establish or preserve a legal claim or defense, to prevent fraud or other illegal activities, including attacks on Siemens’ information technology systems.

Our Internet sites and mobile applications may, in our discretion, be configured to allow collection of personally identifiable information over time and across different Internet sites about an individual’s online activities.

 

For more information about data privacy policy, please visit http://w2.siemens.com.cn/download/Siemens_Business_Partner_Privacy_Notice-cn.pdf

 

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Siemens publishes privacy notices for selected mobile applications, including WAM Center App here https://new.siemens.com/global/en/general/legal/app-privacy-notices.html

 

We may update this Privacy Notice from time to time.