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.

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.