Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone when you use our website. We use 4 types of cookies.
Firstly, the strictly necessary cookies with a purely technical functionality. These ensure that the website works properly and cannot be turned off. There are also performance cookies, which collect anonymised data about the use of our website and help us to optimise it. Preference cookies to help remember your preferred settings (such as preferred language). Finally, we place marketing cookies, which track your surfing behaviour. Cookies from embedded content originating from social media sites such as Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube also fall under the latter category.
Cookies are used to map out the surfing behaviour of visitors and, based on these results, optimise your user experience.
We have set up Google cookies in a privacy-friendly manner. This means that
- we have a data processing agreement with Google;
- we mask the IP addresses;
- we have "data sharing" turned off.
You can set most modern browsers to prevent any cookies being placed on your device. You can also delete all cookies that are already on your device by clearing the browsing history of your browser. If you deactivate these cookies in your browser, you will no longer be able to use all the functionalities of our website and embedded content can no longer be displayed. It can therefore happen that the experience of the site is disappointing.