Cookie Policy

COOKIE POLICY

Last Modification: 25/09/2020

 

Description

The consortiums.eu portal, as similar portals, uses cookies and related technologies to help you (its Visitors and Users) to have the greatest and most integrated experience from its services. In any case, we must be clear regarding the reasons for which we use such kind of technologies and give you in a very detailed way our policy about when and how we use cookies.

 

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small files that portals place on your device (computer, mobile phone or tablet) as you browse the web, which enable the portals’ features and functions. The consortiums.eu portal uses cookies to make the system function in the best possible manner. As an example, cookies enable the identification of your device and secure your access to consortiums.eu.

 

When and Why does “consortiums.eu” use Cookies’ Technology?

Cookies will be received by us when any browser loads consortiums.eu. If you are registered in consortiums.eu (Registered Visitor or User/Member), then we also place cookies in your browser when you visit other websites that host consortiums.eu's plugins. We use cookies’ technology to improve and deliver our services and applications to you in many ways. In general, any use of cookies’ technology is described in one of the below categories:

  • Authentication: When you are registered in consortiums.eu (Registered Visitor or User/Member), cookies are used from us to show you all the information needed and to personalize your experience with us.
  • Security: Cookies help us to protect your security from activities that violate consortiums.eu's rules, to detect and fight spam and to support our security features. For example, cookies’ technology helps us to authenticate your access to consortiums.eu and to deny the unauthorized access of third parties into your account.
  • Services and Features: Cookies help us to understand how you use our applications and services and to manage to improve them accordingly, including buttons, widgets and other. They can also help us when we bring up new versions of our services to see which content Users prefer. Cookies provide you insights and particular features.
  • Analytics and Research: Cookies are used as a major tool to research and improve applications, services and features, even when your access to consortiums.eu is through other websites, applications or devices, such as your computer at work, your mobile phone or your tablet.

 

Use of Cookies for Advertising Purposes

It is against our policy to provide any personal information that we collect to advertisers or relevant third parties.

 

Worsening User Experience

Browsers most usually allow you to control cookies through their settings preferences. In any case, if you limit the ability of websites to set cookies, the possibility to worsen your overall user experience in consortiums.eu is very high, considering that it will not be personalized to you. The customized settings, such as login information, may be stopped from saving.

 

What you Should do to Forbid Cookies from being Set

If you do not want to receive cookies when you visit consortiums.eu, you can change your browser settings on your computer or other device you're using to access our services. If you use consortiums.eu without changing your browser settings, we will assume that you're happy to receive all cookies on consortiums.eu. Please note that consortiums.eu will not work properly without cookies. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, you can visit www.allaboutcookies.org.