Effective since: 16 march 2023
- Who is responsible for processing your personal data?
These technologies help us to understand your behaviour to improve our Website and its features, to analyze visits on our Website, to facilitate and measure the effectiveness of advertising placement and to ensure security and prevent fraud.
Because such technologies may result in us collecting your personal data, we hereby inform you about how we ensure the compliance of such processing with the applicable data protection legislations and in particular, Regulation 2016/679 of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data, applicable since 25 May 2018 and the Belgian Law of 30 July 2018 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data (hereinafter the “Data Protection Legislation“).
Opeak is the Data Controller in the sense of Data Protection Legislation:
- What are cookies?
A cookie is a very small text file that a website or mobile application can save on a computer, smartphone, or other device. The information in that file can be read by the website or application that created it, both during your current visit or use, as well as during future visits or uses.
Cookies can be used to store your preferences, status, or progress on a website or in an application, and can help to facilitate your navigation and ensure the smooth functioning of the website or application. As a result, cookies can be used to identify you.
- What are the types of cookies used by us?
We use different types of cookies for different purposes as follows:
Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are essential for Visitors to browse the Website or strictly necessary for the provision of a service specifically requested by a Visitor. The removal of this type of cookies can lead to navigation difficulties and is therefore discouraged.
Analytical or performance cookies. These are cookies that permit us to count the number of visitors to our website and to inform us about how visitors are using our website in order to provide improvements to the way that this site works.
Functionality Cookies. These cookies are used to recognise you when you visit or return to our website. This allows us to personalise the content of this site for you and to recognise your preferences when you visit this site (e.g. choice of language).
Targeting Cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertisement displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
- For how long will cookies stay on your device?
Session cookies. These cookies will only last until your browser is closed and will not be stored on your hard drive. Session cookies are generally used to track the pages on a site that you visit so that information can be customised in relation to a specific visit to a page of the website.
Persistent cookies. These cookies will be stored on your hard drive until you actively choose to delete them or when each cookie reaches its expiry date. Such cookies can be used to store your preferences when you use this site.
If the “Do Not Track” function is enabled on your browser, we will respect your choice.
Like most websites, we automatically collect certain information to analyse general usage trends and manage our websites. This information may include Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, files viewed on our site (e.g., HTML pages, graphics, etc.), operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data.
- Removing/disabling cookies
Cookies and cookie preferences shall be managed from the Options/Preferences panel of your browser. See below instructions on how to manage cookies on certain popular browsers:
- More information about cookies
For more information about cookies and instructions on how to configure your browser to accept, delete or reject cookies, see www.allaboutcookies.org.