Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy explains how our website:, uses cookies. It explains what cookies are and why we use them, as well as your rights to control the use of cookies. If you have any questions about this Cookie Policy please contact us by sending an email at

What are cookies?

Cookies are little text files which are stored on the browser or hard drive of your computer or mobile device when you visit a website or application. Cookies are widely used by website owners in order to make their websites work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information.

There are different types of cookies. Cookies set by the website owner (in this case, SCEE Foundation) are called "first party cookies". Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called "third party cookies". Third party cookies enable third party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website. The parties that set these third party cookies can recognize your computer both when it visits the website in question and also when it visits certain other websites.

Cookies can be stored for varying lengths of time on your browser or device. Session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close your web-browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date. Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of a website.

How do we use cookies?

This website, uses only first party cookies, named: connect.sid. These cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our website. These cookies allow you to navigate our website, display the correct page for the device you are using, log-in to your account, create a new account or register to the conference. We use cookies to enhance your browsing experience by recognising when you log in and any preferred settings. To opt out of these cookies you will need to change the settings on your browser Cookie preferences.

The cookies we use are session cookies, which are automatically deleted from your hard disk at the end of the browser session. Session cookies are needed to help the website function. Only pseudonymous data is stored in our cookies. On activation, the cookie is allocated an identification number; we do not allocate personal data to this identification number. Your name, your IP address and other such data that might allow the cookie to be traced to you directly are not stored in the cookie.

How do you change cookie preferences or block cookies?

Within your browser you can choose whether you wish to accept cookies or not. Different browsers make different controls available to you. Generally, your browser will offer you the choice to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times, or those from providers that website owners use. Each browser’s website should contain instructions on how you can do this.

If you block cookies on our website, you may be unable to access certain areas of our website and certain functions and pages will not work in the usual way.

Changes to the Cookie Policy

We may update this Policy from time to time. If we make significant changes we will let you know. Please regularly check this Policy to ensure you are aware of the most updated version.

This Cookie Policy was last updated on 12th of March 2019.

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