Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy is designed to tell you about our practices regarding the collection of information through cookies and other tracking technologies (like gifs, web beacons, etc.).

The functionalities for which we use these technologies may include the following:

  • Assisting you in navigation,
  • Assisting in registering for our events, login, and your ability to provide feedback,
  • Analyzing the use of our products, services or applications,
  • Assisting with our promotional and marketing efforts (including behavioral advertising),
  • Offering content of third parties (such as social media content).

Below is a detailed list of the cookies we use, with a description of its purpose(s), expiry and information on refusing the Cookies in “How to Block”.

Except where allowed by applicable law, we place cookies after having received your consent.

Links to other websites

This site may contain links or references to other websites. Please be aware that we do not control the cookies / tracking technologies of other websites and this Cookie Policy does not apply to those websites.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about this Cookie Policy or the information practices of this site, please use the contact information included in our Privacy Policy.

Changes to This Cookie Policy

If this Cookie Policy changes, the revised policy will be posted on this site. This Cookie Policy was last updated on June 25th, 2018.

Categories of Cookies on this site

Cookies / tracking technologies served by service providers and other companies

(Third Party Cookies)


Analytics cookies and technologies
_gat, _ga, _gid, _gat_UA.
Source: Google Analytics
Purpose: These cookies are used to gather information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and improve the site. These cookies collect information anonymously, including how many people visit the site, where the visitors come from and what pages they are viewing.
Validity: Some of the cookies used for this purpose are automatically removed from your device when you close the browser. Others may remain for up to 24 months after your last visit to our site.
How to block: You can block Google Analytics tracking here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB


Advertising cookies and technologies
.gstatic.com
Source: Google
Purpose: Google uses this domain to off-loaded static content (JavaScript code, images and CSS) to a different domain name in an effort to reduce bandwidth usage and increase network performance for the end user. gstatic.com is a cookieless domain to deliver static content for Google. One benefit of hosting static components on a cookie-free domain is that some proxies might refuse to cache the components that are requested with cookies.
Validity: Please use this link to get more information on how google retains data. https://policies.google.com/technologies/retention
How to block: Please use this link to get more information on advertising cookies and how to block these cookies. https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads


Cookies and techniques for sharing content
__sharethis_cookie_test__, __stid, __unam, _attrb, _attrg, _attru, _ga, _vwo_uuid_v2, mp_eb4c820161f6ead8054c94e14c144900_mixpanel
Source : ShareThis
Purpose: With these cookies and techniques, you can share pages and content that interest you on our site through third party social networks or other sites. The companies that place these cookies and techniques may share your information with third parties and / or use your targeted advertising information to you on other websites.
Validity: Any cookies related to usage data expire 13 months after they are last updated. Aggregate, de-identified data (which is not connected to an individual or device and would not be considered personal data anymore in the EU/EEA under the GDPR) for reporting may be retained for a longer period. Registration data will be retained as long as you have an active account. Please refer to the following link for more information. https://www.sharethis.com/privacy/#data-security
How to Block: You can block ShareThis Tracking here: https://www.sharethis.com/privacy


Website functionality cookies and technologies
1P_JAR, DV, GPS, IDE, NID, OGPC, PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, YSC
Source : YouTube
Purpose: These cookies are used to provide functionality on our website that is supplied by third parties. Without these cookies, certain website functionality will be unavailable to our visitors. The data collected by our service providers for this purpose may be shared on an anonymized basis with third parties, and may be used for targeted advertising purposes.
Validity: YouTube uses Adobe Flash files (or "Flash cookies") for this purpose. These are stored indefinitely on your device, but can be removed by following the instructions for blocking. Other cookies set by YouTube for this purpose may last for a period of up to 8 months from your last visit to our site.
How to Block: You can choose to accept or refuse Flash cookies by visiting Adobe's web settings manager at: http://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager07.html.


You can opt out of tracking by YouTube by visiting: http://googleads.g.doubleclick.net/ads/preferences/naiv0optout.


UID, UIDR
Source : SoundCloud
Purpose: These cookies are used to provide functionality on our website that is supplied by third parties. Without these cookies, certain website functionality will be unavailable to our visitors. The data collected by our service providers for this purpose may be shared on an anonymized basis with third parties, and may be used for targeted advertising purposes.
Validity: Please refer to the following link for more information on cookie validity. https://soundcloud.com/pages/cookies
How to Block: Please refer to the following link for more information on how to block cookies from SoundCloud. https://soundcloud.com/pages/cookies