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Cookie policy

  1. INTRODUCTION

This Cookie Policy is applicable to the websites of House of Talents BV, with its registered office at President Kennedypark 8B, 8500 Kortrijk, Belgium, and Belgian Crossroads Bank for Enterprises (CBE) number 0555.937.484, and its affiliated and associated companies (within the meaning of Sections 1:20 and 1:21 Companies and Associations Code), which include House of Talents and its legal entities.

This cookie policy is an extra supplement to the Privacy Policy of House of Talents, which explains in detail what personal data House of Talents collects, and how House of Talents takes the necessary technical and organizational measures to protect it.

House of Talents and its legal entities use cookies on their websites. We would like to explain how we use these cookies in the following overview. We emphasize that certain functionalities of our website might not work if you do not accept the relevant cookies.

  1. WHAT ARE COOKIES?

A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent together with the pages of the website of House of Talents and its legal entities and then saved on the hard drive of your computer or other device by your browser. The information collected with this file can be sent back to our servers or those of the relevant third parties the next time you visit our website.

The term 'cookies' also includes so-called alternative technologies, such as 'scripts'. A script - if applicable - is a piece of programming code that is used so our website can function optimally and interactively.

The cookies on the websites of House of Talents are designed to make the use of our website easier for you by saving certain settings and preferences. In addition, we also place cookies to get a better understanding of how users use the House of Talents websites, to improve the performance of the website, and to enhance the user experience.

  1. WHAT COOKIES ARE USED ON THIS WEBSITE?

The details of the cookies that are actually used on every House of Talents’ website can be found via this link. We classify the cookies that we use in the following categories.

Functional cookies (necessary cookies)

These cookies are necessary for the functioning of the website and cannot be disabled in our systems. They are usually only placed in response to certain actions taken by you, and which are essentially a request for services, such as the setting of your privacy preferences, signing in, or filling in forms. You can use the settings of your browser to block these cookies, or to get a warning about them, but if you block these cookies then some features of the website will not work. These cookies do not collect any personally identifiable information.

These cookies also make it possible to improve the functionality of the website and to offer personalization. They can be placed by us or by third parties whose services we have added to our website pages. If you do not accept these cookies, then it is possible that some or all of these services will not function properly.

Analytical cookies

These cookies are used to record visits and data traffic sources so that we can measure and improve the performance of our website. They help us to find out which pages are the most popular and least popular, and to see how visitors move through the website. All the information that these cookies collect is aggregated, and therefore anonymous. If you do not accept these cookies, we will not know when you visited our website and we will not be able to measure the performance of our website.

Marketing cookies

These cookies can be placed via our website by our marketing partners. They can be used by these companies to compile a profile of your interests so that relevant adverts on other websites can be shown to you. They do not collect any directly identifiable information, but use the unique identifiers of your browser and internet device. If you do not accept these cookies, then you will see adverts that are less relevant.

Social media cookies

These cookies are placed by various social media services that we have added to our website so that you can share our content with your friends and networks. They make it possible to track the activity of your browser on other websites and to compile a profile of your interests. This can influence the content and messages that you see on other websites that you visit. If you do not accept these cookies, then you might not be able to see or use these tools for the sharing of content.

We should also point out that not all of these categories are used on every House of Talents website.

The most recent list of the cookies that are placed can be found here

  1. CONSENT

The House of Talents and its legal entities will not ask for your consent for the placing of functional (necessary) cookies. All the other categories of cookies will only be placed after we have obtained your consent.

You give this consent the first time you visit the website of House of Talents and its legal entities when you click on 'Accept all cookies'. Furthermore, you can also configure your preferences by clicking on 'Manage cookies' so that you can choose to only accept certain cookies.

  1. ENABLING AND DISABLING COOKIES

You can use the settings of your browser to delete cookies automatically or manually, and to choose which type of cookies you want to accept or block. You can moreover configure your internet browser so that you get a message every time a cookie is saved. You can find more information about these settings and how to configure them in the ‘Help’ menu of your browser.

Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Safari web and iOS

If you want to get access to the personal data associated with a particular cookie, you will have to send us a copy of this cookie. You can find it using the settings of your browser.

  1. CONTACT & COMPLAINTS

You can contact House of Talents if you have any questions or comments about this cookie policy via GDPR@houseoftalents.be

In addition, you can submit a complaint to the Belgian Data Protection Authority:

Drukpersstraat 35, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

contact@apd-gba.be

House of Talents reserves the right to change this policy.