Swiss-MIS Sekretariat
c/o Meister ConCept GmbH
Bahnhofstrasse 55, Postfach
CH-5001 Aarau 1


Copyright of Contents

The Minimal Invasive Surgery Associations of Switzerland (Swiss-MIS). All rights reserved.


Responsible within the meaning of the data protection laws is:

Prof. Dr. med. Dimitri Christoforidis
Ospedale regionale di Lugano
Via Tesserete 46
6900 Lugano



Design of the website:
Helm69 – Helmut Kraus
Coding: Claudius Herwig




Private Policy

At a glance

The following notes provide a simple overview of what happens to your personal information when you visit our website. Personal information is any information that personally identifies you. For detailed information on the subject of data protection, please refer to our data protection declaration listed below this text.


General information on data processing

We only process your personal data to the extent that it is necessary for the provision of a functioning website as well as our content and services. The processing of your personal data is carried out regularly only with your consent. Exceptionally, we process data if for actual reasons no consent can be obtained and data processing is permitted by law. The personal data of the person concerned will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of storage no longer applies. Based on Article 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and the data protection provisions of the Confederation (Data Protection Act, DSG), every person has the right to the protection of his or her privacy and to protection against the misuse of his or her personal data. We comply with these provisions. Personal data is treated strictly confidentially and is neither sold nor passed on to third parties.

In close cooperation with our hosting providers, we strive to protect the databases as best as possible against unauthorized access, loss, misuse or falsification.

When you access our website, the following data is stored in log files: IP address, date, time, browser request and generally transmitted information about the operating system or browser. This usage data forms the basis for statistical, anonymous evaluations, so that trends can be identified, on the basis of which we can improve our offers accordingly.


Who is responsible for data collection on this website?

The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. Their contact data can be found in the imprint above.


How do we collect your data?

On the one hand, your data is collected by you communicating it to us. This can be data that you enter in a contact form, for example. Other data is automatically collected by our IT systems when you visit the website. These are mainly technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time of the page call). This data is collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.


What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected to ensure that the website is error-free. Other data can be used to analyse your user behaviour.


What rights do you have with regard to your data?

You have the right at any time and free of charge to obtain information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data. You also have the right to request that this data be corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint for this as well as for further questions on the subject of data protection. Furthermore, you have the right to appeal to the responsible supervisory authority.


Exclusion of Liability

The Minimal Invasive Surgery Associations of Switzerland (Swiss-MIS) has made every effort to corroborate the accuracy and integrity of informations and data presented on this website. However, liability or guarantees of the topicality, accuracy and integrity of the information and data are not precluded. All contents of the website are protected by the copyright of Swiss-MIS.


Liability for External Links

Links to third party websites lie outside the scope of responsibility of Swiss-Mis. No liability of any kind is assumed for such websites. Access and use of such websites occurs entirely at the user’s own risk.



Based on Article 13 of the Federal Constitution and the provisions of Swiss data protection legislation, everyone has the right to the protection of privacy, as well as to protection from misuse of their personal details. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Congrex Switzerland Ltd. shall treat personal data strictly confidentially and shall not sell nor pass it on to third parties. In close cooperation with our hosting provider, we make every effort to protect the databases from outside access, data loss, misuse or falsification. In the course of your access to our websites data will be logged for internal system-related and statistical purposes which possibly allow identification (IP-address, date and time of the access, data volume transferred, notification of successful access, web browser and requesting domain) for anonymous evaluation and of the relevant trends becoming apparent in it.

Swiss-MIS takes the protection of your privacy very seriously. Therefore, it goes without saying that we comply with the legal provisions on data protection. Name and address of the person responsible Responsible within the meaning of the Basic Data Protection Regulation and other national data protection laws of the member states as well as other data protection regulations.


E-Mail Contact

If you contact us via the e-mail address provided, your personal data transmitted by e-mail will be stored and used exclusively for processing the conversation. The data will not be passed on to third parties. The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer required for this conversation. You have the possibility to object to the storage of your personal data at any time, but the conversation cannot be continued. We ask for your understanding.


Rights of the person concerned

Should your personal data be processed, you are the data subject within the meaning of the DS-GVO and you are entitled to comprehensive rights vis-à-vis the person responsible. You will receive free information about which personal data about you has been stored. If your request does not conflict with a legal obligation to store data, you have the right to correct incorrect data and to block or delete your personal data. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint for this and other questions on the subject of personal data.

The provision of your personal data is voluntary. However, we can only process your request if you provide us with your name, e-mail address and the reason for the request.


SSL encryption

In order to protect the security of your data during transmission, we use state-of-the-art encryption procedures (e.g. SSL) via HTTPS.


Revocation of your consent to data processing

Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke your consent at any time. For this purpose, an informal e-mail notification to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.


Right of appeal to the responsible supervisory authority

In the event of breaches of data protection law, the data subject shall have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority for data protection issues for us is the Data Protection Supervisory Authority, which is responsible for the registered office of the representative pursuant to Art. 27 DSGVO.


Right to data transferability

You have the right to have data, which we process on the basis of your consent or in fulfilment of a contract automated, handed over to you or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another responsible person, this will only be done as far as it is technically feasible.


Information, blocking, deletion

Within the framework of the applicable legal provisions, you have the right at any time to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing and, if applicable, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint for this and other questions on the subject of personal data.