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This website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that can be placed on your computer or mobile device that uniquely identify your browser or device. Cookies are often necessary and enable you to move around the service or website and use all its features, such as accessing logged in or secure areas. These cookies can and may used to make your website visit as pleasant possible and optimize it technically.

Cookies tracking clicks

Other cookies track your movements and clicks. Cookies improve the operation of pages and routes on websites and they allow to remember if your computer or device has visited the a website or service before. Social media websites such as Facebook and Linkedin make use of cookies following your activity. These websites collect data for collective information mainly, not individual data. Starting early 2012, it is no longer permitted to place these cookies on a computer without users permission. On more and more websites your will be requested to accept these cookies.

Your permission

We have chosen to be clear about the use of cookies and inserted a request for your permission at the top of your screen. 

You accept!

When you accept, the request will disappear and the cookies will be stored on your computer enabling us to improve our website further. We thank you for your cooperation. Information about your IP address, time, date and type of browser will be stored in our database to record your acceptance. This information will solely be used for cookie regulation. When you visit our website form another computer or IP address, a request for permission will be shown again.

You do not accept?

When you do not accept, the request will disappear and a legal cookie will remember your decision. Your information will not be stored in our database. At this moment we will not block the website. 

No decision yet?

At this moment we will not block the website, but the request will remain in your screen. At a later stage, we might obligate you to decide. All depending on general acceptance, legislation, common use and technicalities. 

Technical developments

Various systems will be developed to organize legislation and acceptance of cookies. Users a able to configure their browser so cookies will be denied at all times. Please find below instructions for the four mainly used browsers: