Awaves Cookie Statement

Cookies

On this website we use cookies. A cookie is a small file that is sent along with pages of this website and stored by the browser on the hard drive of the computer. The information stored can be returned to our servers upon a next visit.

Google Analytics

Our website also contains a cookie from the American company Google, as part of the Analytics service. We use this service to analyse how visitors use the website, so we can connect to the needs of our visitors in a better way. Google may provide this information to third parties if required by law, or when a third party processes the information on behalf of Google. We have no influence on this. The information that Google collects is made anonymous as much as possible. Your IP address is explicitly not given. The information is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google claims to abide to the Privacy Shield principles and is affiliated to the Privacy Shield program of the U. S. Department of Commerce. This implies an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.

Social media buttons

Buttons to promote or share web pages on YouTube, LinkedIn and Soundcloud are included on our website. These buttons work by means of pieces of code that come from the relevant social network. This code is used to place cookies. We have no influence on this. Please read the privacy statement of Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and LinkedIn (which may change regularly) to know what they do with your (personal) data that are processed via these cookies.

The information that is collected is made anonymous as much as possible. The information is transferred to and by YouTube, LinkedIn and Soundcloud and stored on servers in the United States. LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook state that they adhere to the Privacy Shield principles and are affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the U. S. Department of Commerce. This implies an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.

Hotjar

We use Hotjar in order to better understand our users’ needs and to optimize this service and experience. Hotjar is a technology service that helps us better understand our users' experience (e.g. how much time they spend on which pages, which links they choose to click, what users do and don’t like, etc.) and this enables us to build and maintain our service with user feedback. Hotjar uses cookies and other technologies to collect data on our users’ behavior and their devices (in particular device's IP address (captured and stored only in anonymized form), device screen size, device type (unique device identifiers), browser information, geographic location (country only), preferred language used to display our website). Hotjar stores this information in a pseudonymized user profile. Neither Hotjar nor we will ever use this information to identify individual users or to match it with further data on an individual user. For further details, please see Hotjar’s privacy policy by clicking on this link. You can opt-out to the creation of a user profile, Hotjar’s storing of data about your usage of our site and Hotjar’s use of tracking cookies on other websites by following this opt-out link.

Right to inspect and correct or delete your data

You have the right to request access, correction or removal of your data. Please contact us for more information. In order to prevent abuse, we can ask you to identify yourself adequately. When it concerns access to personal data linked to a cookie, you must send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find them in the settings of your browser.

Enabling and deactivating cookies and deleting them

You can find more information on how to enable, disable and delete cookies in the instructions and/or by using the help function of your browser.