Cookie Notice

Our website uses a number of cookies and similar technologies for a number of reasons. We explain these in this Notice, using ‘cookies’ to refer to both cookies and other similar technologies. Before we can use some – but not all – of these cookies, we need your consent. You may alter your consent preferences – including to withdraw consent to cookies which you previously given – at any time by accepting the cookies in the Cookie banner.

If you have any queries concerning our use of your personal information, please email

What are Cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of data (text file) that a website – when visited by a user – asks your browser to store on your device in order to remember information about you, such as your language preference or login information. Those cookies are set by us and called first party cookies. We also use third party cookies – which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting – for our advertising and marketing efforts.

More specifically, we use cookies and other tracking technologies for the following purposes:

  • Assisting you in navigation;
  • Assisting in registration to our events, and your ability to provide feedback;
  • Analyzing your use of our services or applications;
  • Assisting with our promotional and marketing efforts (including behavioral advertising).

Below is a detailed list of the cookies we use on our website. Our website is scanned with our cookie scanning tool regularly to maintain a list as accurate as possible. We classify cookies in the following categories:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies: these are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off and are usually set in response to actions made by a user which amount to a service request. Thy do not store any personally identifiable information.
  • Performance/ Analytics Cookies: allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site.
  • Functional Cookies: these enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation, hence may hinder functionality of certain or all services dependent on them.
  • Targeting/ Third Party Cookies: these may be set through our site by our partners to help build a profile of your interests. They do not store directly personal  information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and Internet device.