Cookie Policy

1. Introduction

This website employs cookies. Cookies are diminutive text files that websites utilize to enhance a user's browsing experience. They serve several essential functions, including personalizing content and ads, providing social media features, and analyzing traffic patterns. Additionally, we share information regarding your site usage with our social media, advertising, and analytics partners. These partners may combine this data with information you've provided to them or that they've collected from your utilization of their services.

2. Lawful Basis for Cookie Usage

Per legal requirements, we may store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for this site's operation. Consent is mandated for all other cookie types. Therefore, necessary cookies are processed based on GDPR Art. 6 (1) (f). Cookies belonging to the preferences and marketing categories are processed based on GDPR Art. 6 (1) (a) GDPR.

3. Cookie Categories

This site uses different categories of cookies, each serving distinct purposes. Some cookies are placed by third-party services that feature on our pages. You have the liberty to modify or withdraw your consent for cookies at any time via the Cookie Policy on our website.

Please refer to our detailed Privacy Policy for comprehensive information about how we handle your personal data.

For inquiries related to your data privacy rights or any other concerns, please reach out to us through the contact details provided in the Privacy Policy.

3.1 Necessary Cookies

Necessary cookies, also known as essential cookies or strictly necessary cookies, are a category of cookies that are fundamental for a website's basic functionality and operation. These cookies perform critical tasks, ensuring that the website operates smoothly and delivers the expected services to users. In the table below, you can find the Necessary Cookies we use.

Provider Purpose Expiry Type
Cookiebot This cookie is a part of the services provided by Cloudflare - Including load-balancing, deliverance of website content and serving DNS connection for website operators. Session HTTP Cookie
Cookiebot Used to detect and defend against replay-cookie-attacks – The cookie is necessary for the security and integrity of the website. 1 year HTTP Cookie
Cookiebot Identifies the user and allows authentication to the server. Session HTTP Cookie
Cookiebot Used in context with the website's BotManager. The BotManager detects, categorizes, and compiles reports on potential bots trying to access the website. 1 day HTTP Cookie
LinkedIn This cookie is used to identify the visitor through an application. This allows the visitor to log in to a website through their LinkedIn application for example. 1 year HTTP Cookie
Cookiebot Identifies the Cookiebot system onboarding. 1 year HTTP Cookie
Cookiebot Used to detect if the visitor has accepted the marketing category in the cookie banner. This cookie is necessary for GDPR compliance of the website. 2 years HTTP Cookie
Cookiebot usercentrics.eu Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain. 1 year HTTP Cookie
LinkedIn Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain. 180 days HTTP Cookie
Cookiebot Used to encrypt and contain visitor data. This is necessary for the security of the user data. 10 years HTTP Cookie
Cookiebot Unique ID that identifies the user's session. Persistent HTML Local Storage
YouTube Used to detect if the visitor has accepted the marketing category in the cookie banner. This cookie is necessary for GDPR-compliance of the website. 2 years HTTP Cookie

3.2 Preference Cookies

Preference cookies allow a website to recall data that alters how the website functions or appears, such as your chosen language or your current region. In the table below, you can find the Preference Cookies we use.

Provider Purpose Expiry Type
Cookiebot Remembers whether the user has minimized or closed pop-up messages on the website. And to maintain filter selection when browsing the website. Persistent HTML Local Storage
Cookiebot Stores the user's currency preference Session HTTP Cookie
Cookiebot Enables cookie consent across multiple websites 1 year HTML Local Storage
LinkedIn Registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing, in order to optimize user experience. 1 day HTTP Cookie

3.3 Statistical Cookies

Statistical cookies aid website owners in comprehending how visitors engage with websites by gathering and presenting information in an anonymous manner. In the table below, you can find the Statistical Cookies we use.

Provider Purpose Expiry Type
Cookiebot Registers statistical data on users' behavior on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator. Session HTTP Cookie
Google Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years HTTP Cookie
Google Used by Google Analytics to collect data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. 2 years HTTP Cookie
Google Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate 1 day HTTP Cookie
Google Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 day HTTP Cookie
LinkedIn Used in connection with data-synchronization with third-party analysis service. 30 days HTTP Cookie
Cookiebot Registers statistical data on users' behavior on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator. 30 days HTTP Cookie

3.4 Marketing Cookies

Marketing cookies are employed to monitor user activity across websites with the goal of showing personalized and appealing advertisements, making them more valuable for publishers and third-party advertisers. In the table below, you can find the Marketing Cookies we use.

Provider Purpose Expiry Type
Meta Platforms, Inc. Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. 3 months HTTP Cookie
LinkedIn Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services. 1 year HTTP Cookie
Google Pending Persistent Pixel Tracker
YouTube Used to track user’s interaction with embedded content. Session HTTP Cookie
LinkedIn Collects data on user behaviour and interaction in order to optimize the website and make advertisement on the website more relevant. 3 months HTTP Cookie
Google Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies. 1 day HTTP Cookie
LinkedIn Ensures visitor browsing-security by preventing cross-site request forgery. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and visitor. 30 days HTTP Cookie