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Cookie policy


1. What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file (often including a unique identifier), that is sent to a user’s browser from a website's computers and stored on a user’s computer's hard drive or on a tablet or mobile device. A Cookie stores a small amount of data therein about your visit to the Site. 

2. How do we use cookies?

We use cookies in order to improve you experience from the use of our websites and IT tools. We do not use the information for advertising or other commercial purposes.


We use only session cookies on our website and our applications. Our cookies include:


- Technical Cookies are necessary for browsing in our websites (eg. Projex-online, working areas, Iprojex). These cookies store information about the authenticated user and disappear when the session is closed.


- Cookies for measuring traffic (Google analytic), Please see below specifically for Google analytics. These Cookies are stored by CEN and CENELEC up to 14 months.


- “Social media” Cookies which allow you to share information from the CEN and CENEKEC websites and on social media such as Facebook or Twitter. These cookies are stored by CEN and CENELEC for up to 14 months.


In case you will access other organisation’s websites through the CEN and CENELEC websites, then please be advised that such organisations privacy policies will apply. For more information regarding way that CEN and CENELEC handle personal information see the CENCENELEC Data Protection Policy.

3. How we use Google Analytics

Purpose: These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use of our websites. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve this website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including information on the number of visitors to this website, from where visitors came to this website and the pages they visited.


Cookie owner: third party


Cookie type: analytics / performance cookie


Information: The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. You can find out more about Google cookies by visiting the Google Privacy Policy. CEN and CENELEC received anonymised information from this cookies

4. How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work. You can also opt out using tools like this one:!/.

Cookie settings can vary from one browser to another. By way of example, the below hyperlinks provide further guidance on how to disable the use of cookies on certain browsers, and/or on how to delete cookies:




Internet Explorer:


Mozilla Firefox:

5. Agreement with our use of cookies – changes to our Cookie Policy

By continuing to use this website, you acknowledge that you have read the terms of this Cookie Policy and that you agree with our use of cookies as set out above (unless you expressly indicated otherwise).


We may amend this Cookie Policy from time to time. Any changes we make to our Cookie Policy in the future will be posted on this page and. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to the Cookie Policy. Your continued use of this website following the posting of changes to this Cookie Policy will indicate your acceptance of these changes. This Cookie Policy was most recently updated on October 8, 2018.

6. Contact details

Questions, comments and requests regarding this Cookie Policy must be addressed to:



Rue de la Science 23

1040 Brussels


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