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  • Emailspothve@gmail.com
  • AddressVoulgaroktonou 30 Str., Athens, GR - 114 72
  • Open HoursAlways open

Cookies policy

What are cookies?
In order to make sure our site is working properly, we may sometimes put a small piece of data known as cookie on your computer or mobile device. A cookie is a text file that is stored by a web server on a computer or a mobile device. The content of a cookie can only be retrieved or read by the cookie server. Text in a cookie often consists of identifiers, site names and some numbers and characters. Cookies are unique to browsers or mobile apps you use, and allow sites to store data, such as your preferences.
Which categories of cookies are used at spothve.aegean.gr?

Categories of cookies

Description

Acceptance

Strictly Necessary

These cookies are necessary in order to visit our site. These cookies do not recognize your individual identity. Without these cookies, we cannot provide our site efficiently. Under the law, your action to accept them is not required.

Necessary

Functionality

They provide you with a more personalized browsing experience. These cookies store your preferences as well as your favorite settings. If you do not accept these cookies, the performance and functionality of our site may be affected and your access to content may be restricted.

Optional

Performance

They are used for monitoring performance. We use cookies to collect information about the use of our site by visitors, aiming at meeting more visitors' needs and improving the content of our site as well as facilitating our site.

Optional

The acceptance of all cookies is not necessary for the operation of the site, but through them you will experience better browsing. You can delete or block access to these cookies, but if you do certain site’s features may not work well.
Data Controller for cookies management is Hellenic Graduates' Association of Department of Marine Sciences (HGADMS).
The cookie-related information is not used to personally identify you and we have the absolute control of the data. Cookies are not used for purposes other than those described in this document.
You can control and / or delete cookies according to your wishes. You can delete all cookies already installed on your computer, as well as set up most browsers in a way that prevent cookies from being installed. However, in this case, you may need to customize certain preferences yourself.
Cookies used in spothve.aegean.gr are:

Name of cookie

Description

Lifetime

Category

Recipients

_ga

This cookie name is asssociated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners.

2 years

Performance

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_gat

This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics, according to documentation it is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.

1 minute

Performance

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__gid

This cookie name is asssociated with Google Universal Analytics. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited.

2 days

Performance

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PHPSESSID

Cookie generated by applications based on the PHP language. This is a general purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables. It is normally a random generated number, how it is used can be specific to the site, but a good example is maintaining a logged-in status for a user between pages.

End of Session

Strictly Necessary

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cookie_preferences

The cookie is used for saving a visitor's preference regarding the use of the different categories of cookies.

1 week

Strictly Necessary

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__atssc

This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms.

1 year

Functionality

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__atuvc

This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is commonly embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms.

1 year

Functionality

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__atuvs

This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is commonly embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms.

30 minutes

Functionality

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Changes to the Cookies Policy
This Cookie Policy may be modified at any time. For this reason we consider it advisable to refer to this Policy regularly. This entered into force on 10/01/2021. In case of modification it will indicate the date on which it took place. The Cookies Policy is always considered valid, as formulated by the most recent modification.
For more information on the protection of your personal data, but also on your rights, see the Privacy Policy here.