Cookies

To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most websites do this.

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don't have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

How do we use cookies?

A number of our pages use cookies to:

  • gather anonymous statistics;
  • remember if you have already agreed (or not) to our use of cookies on this site.

 

The EIT website uses Matomo, a free web analytics service, to analyse visitor figures to the EIT website. Matomo uses cookies to store some information about visitors between visits. The information generated by the cookie will be used by the EIT to evaluate your use of the website, enabling the EIT to compile reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by the EIT in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Enabling these cookies is not strictly necessary for the website to work but it will provide you with a better browsing experience. You can delete or block these cookies, but if you do that some features of this site may not work as intended.

The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.

Additional Cookies

First-party cookies - EIT Alumni cookies

 

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What the cookie is used for and what information each cookie collects

Collects statistics on the user's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been read. 

Used to store the attribution information, the referrer initially used to visit the website.

Used by Matomo Analytics Platform to track page requests from the visitor during the session.

This cookie is set when the customer first lands on a page with the Hotjar script. It is used to persist the random user ID, unique to that site on the browser. This ensures that behavior in subsequent visits to the same site will be attributed to the same user ID.

Records the default button state of the corresponding category. It works only in coordination with the primary cookie.

Records the default button state of the corresponding category. It works only in coordination with the primary cookie.

Records the default button state of the corresponding category & the status of CCPA. It works only in coordination with the primary cookie.

Is the primary cookie that records the user consent for the usage of the cookies upon ‘accept’ and ‘reject’. It doesn’t track any personal data and is set only upon user action(accept/reject).

 

WordPress uses this cookie to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.

WordPress uses this cookie to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.

Who uses the information

EIT Alumni, EWORX

 

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Duration of cookie

One year

 

Six months

One year

 

One year

One year

One year

One year

 

One year

 

One year

One year

 

How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish - for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

EIT Alumni GDPR Policy

For more information please also have a look at the EIT Alumni GDPR Policy, covering the privacy statement regarding the events and other activities of EIT Alumni.