A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device. The cookie allows the website to “remember” your actions or preferences over time.
Most browsers support cookies, but users can set their browsers to decline them and can delete them whenever they like.
- identify users
- remember users’ custom preferences
- help users complete tasks without having to re‑enter information when browsing from one page to another or when visiting the site later.
Cookies can also be used for online behavioural target advertising and to show adverts relevant to something that the user searched for in the past.
How are they used?
What are the different types of cookies?
A cookie can be classified by its lifespan and the domain to which it belongs. By lifespan, a cookie is either a:
- session cookie which is erased when the user closes the browser or
- persistent cookie which remains on the user’s computer/device for a pre-defined period of time.
As for the domain to which it belongs, there are either:
- first-party cookies which are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain
Processing of personal data:
Please be advised that the Motor Transport Institute processes personal data on the principles set out in generally applicable laws, in particular those set out in Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to data processing personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46 / EC (“GDPR”). If you are looking for detailed information on the principles of personal data processing by ITS, please contact us.
Identity of the Administrator
The data administrator is the Motor Transport Institute, located in Warsaw 03-301, ul. Jagiellońska 80 – responsible for maintaining and developing the register.
Contact details of the Administrator
The data administrator can be contacted via the email address firstname.lastname@example.org or in writing to the address of the administrator’s office.
Contact details of the Data Protection Officer
ITS has appointed a data protection officer who can be contacted by e-mail email@example.com, the data protection officer can be contacted in all matters relating to the processing of personal data and the exercise of rights related to data processing.
Processing purposes and legal basis
Pages in the domain may contain e-mail addresses. The user using the link that is the e-mail address agrees to the processing of his data (e-mail address and data provided voluntarily in the message) in order to answer the questions sent.
Your personal data may be made available and transferred to public administration authorities, services, courts and the prosecutor’s office.
Transfer of personal data to a third country of an international organization
Data storage period
Your data will be processed temporarily, i.e. for the purposes of correspondence, registration and participation in the conference.