Cookies are small files that are placed on your computer via your web browser when you visit our website. These files store information on your preferences when using our website, which they transmit to our server (e.g. language preferences or other preference settings). This allows you to improve your user experience by finding your way around the website more quickly and using it more efficiently the next time you visit it.
· record user preferences regarding screen layout, including the preferred language and country;
· monitor the number and type of visits to the website, so as to be able to determine which parts of the website work well and which need to be improved;
· gather statistical data on the number of users and their user behavior in order to optimize the website’s speed and performance.
Please note that most web browsers accept cookies automatically. You can configure your browser to not save any or only certain cookies on your computer or to always display a warning before receiving a new cookie. Deactivating cookies can, however, prevent you from using certain functions on our website.