What are cookie files?

Cookies are text files processed on the user's device during website browsing. Own cookies originate from the visited website. Third-party cookies derive from external providers, e.g., Google.

How to manage cookie files?

It is possible to manage the selection of active cookie files on the webpage according to user’s consent. Primarily third-party cookies can be managed, e.g., cookies related to webpage analytics or advertising personalization. Disabling these cookies can potentially disable some features on the website, reducing user experience quality.

However, the own cookies required for the website's proper operation must always be functional and cannot be disabled (technical necessary cookie files).

The cookie files settings may be managed by clicking the cookies icon at the bottom of the webpage.

What kind of cookie files are used by the website?

Technically necessary cookies

These cookies are necessary for the website to function correctly and cannot be disabled.

  • cookie-consent – own cookie, not processing personal data. It is used for the purpose of remembering the webpage user consent selection about cookie files. The cookie expires after one year.
  • eZSESSID - unique ID from eZ Publish CMS used to separate each user on the website and save the choices made during the session. Expires after a browsing session.
  • p.gif - Keeps track of special fonts used on the website for internal analysis. The cookie does not register any visitor data. It is a pixel cookie type set by TypeKit that expires after a browsing session.

 Functional cookies

Functional cookies store information about your use of the website and which settings you select so that the functionality of the website is customised for you.

  • lang - Remembers the user's selected language version of a website. Expires after a browsing session.

Statistics cookies 

Statistics cookies store information and are used to analyse what you do on the website. This information helps us to understand how the website is used, which allows us to improve.

  • _ga - The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors. The cookie expires after two years.
  • _gat - enables Google Analytics regulating the rate of requesting. It is an HTTP cookie type that lasts for one day.
  • _gid - keeps an entry of unique ID, which is then used to come up with statistical data on website usage by visitors. It is an HTTP cookie type and expires after a browsing session.
  • _hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress - This cookie is used to count how many times a website has been visited by different visitors - this is done by assigning the visitor an ID, so the visitor does not get registered twice. It is an HTTP cookie type set by Hotjar that expires after one day.
  • _hjFirstSeen - This cookie is used to determine if the visitor has visited the website before, or if it is a new visitor on the website. It is an HTTP cookie type set by Hotjar that expires after one day.
  • _hjid - Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes. It is an HTTP cookie type set by Hotjar that expires after one year.
  • _hjIncludedInPageviewSample - Determines if the user's navigation should be registered in a certain statistical place holder. It is an HTTP cookie type set by Hotjar that expires after one day.
  • _hjTLDTest - Registers statistical data on users' behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator. It is an HTTP cookie type set by Hotjar that expires after a browsing session.
  • AnalyticsSyncHistory - Used in connection with data-synchronization with third-party analysis service. It is an HTTP cookie type set by LinkedIn that expires after one 29 days.

Marketing cookies

These cookies collect information about your usage patterns and your interests. This allows us to provide you with marketing that is more relevant and customised for you, including through our partners on other websites and on social media platforms.

  • _fbp - Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. It is an HTTP cookie type that expires after 3 months.
  • bcookie - Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services. It is an HTTP cookie type that expires after 2 years.
  • bscookie - Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services. It is an HTTP cookie type that expires after 2 years.
  • fr - Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. It is an HTTP cookie type that expires after 3 months.
  • lang - Set by LinkedIn when a web page contains an embedded "Follow us" panel. It is an HTTP cookie that expires after a browsing session.
  • lidc - Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services. It is an HTTP cookie that expires after one day.
  • tr - Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. It is an PIXEL cookie type that expires after a browsing session.
  • UserMatchHistory - Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor's preferences. It is an HTTP cookie type set by LinkedIn that expires after 29 days.