Legal Notes & Privacy

COOKIES 
A cookie is an information text string placed on an internet user's hard drive. It is generated by a web page server, which is basically the computer that operates a web site. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site.
 
Use of cookies
The website fp7-advance.eu does not use any cookie for the transmission of personal data.
“session cookies” (which are persistently recorded on the User’s computer, and are cancelled as soon as the browser is closed)
The use of so-called “session cookies” is strictly limited to the transmission of ID – tracking numbers of any session (made up of casual numbers generated by the server) which are necessary to provide safe and efficient browsing of the site. The “session cookies” used on this website avoid the use of other technologies that could compromise the privacy of the users and do not allow the acquisition of personal identification data.

The cookies used in this site
•    SESSxxxID, Drupal.tableDrag.showWeight:  Determines whether or not a user is logged in so that Drupal can optimise performance for non-logged in users.
•    has_js: this cookie indicates whether or not the visitor’s browser has JavaScript enabled.
•    cookie-agreed: Records whether or not the cookies notification pop-up has been acknowledged by a user.

Third-party cookies
This site uses Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our site. Google Analytics uses cookies to record information about usage. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website.
•    _ga, _gat: Google Analytics cookies. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. For further information on how Google Analytics handles user data please see the overview of Google Analytics privacy.

Disactivation of cookies
You can freely accept or decline receiving all or some of our cookies, but remember that the transmission by the fp7-advance.eu website of some non-persistent cookies is required to allow the operation of certain parts of the service that require identifying the user's path through different pages of the site. Therefore, in the absence of such cookies, the operation of the site could become very compromised or impossible. If you accept receiving cookies by fp7-advance.eu, you can at any time change the choice and easily disactivate all or some cookies by using the configuration options of the browser you're using.
The links below show how to enable or disable cookies in the most commonly used browsers:

OPTIONALITY OF CONFERMENT OF PERSONAL DATA 
Apart from the details provided for navigation data, users are free to provide their personal data included in the fp7-advance.eu request forms or indicated in contacts with fp7-advance.eu to request information or other communications. Failure to provide such information may make it impossible to fulfill the request. 
 
PROCESSING METHOD
Personal data are processed with automated and non-automated instruments only for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were gathered. Specific security measures are used to prevent loss of data, illegal or incorrect use and unauthorized access.