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Cookies Policy

Cookies Policy

The webpage www.tedxathens.com (the “Webpage”) uses cookies to store information in your computer/tablet/smartphone. This present Cookies Policy explains how we use those cookies and why. By browsing our Webpage, you agree and consent to the use of cookies in your device, according to the terms and conditions of this Policy. If you do not wish to receive cookies from the Webpage, you can either choose which cookies to accept and which not to, or you can abstain from browsing our Webpage.

What are the Cookies?

The cookies are short text documents that include a small amount of information that is being stored in your device when you visit any webpage. These documents are then being sent back to the webpage you browsed, every time you revisit the same webpage, or they might be sent to other webpages that recognize the specific cookies collected. These cookies will never receive information from your device or any of the files stored in it.

How do we use the Cookies?

The cookies are being used in order to ease your browsing of  any kind of websites, to remember your preferences and generally improve your user experience. Additionally, the cookies are being used in order for you to receive more advertisements and promotional material related to your preferences and interests. The cookies do not identify personally the user, only the device you use by randomly generated IDs. By browsing the Webpage www.tedxathens.com, you consent in the placement and identification of cookies in the Webpage as well as any other linked subdomains and you also consent in the full usage of our digital services.

Type of Cookies used in the Webpage “www.tedxathens.com

The Webpage uses cookies in order to make your browsing easier and provide a unique experience to the user.

Technical Cookies

The technical cookies are used for the proper operation of the Webpage. The sole purpose of the technical cookies used in the Webpage is to convey certain information necessary for the proper browsing of the user or to provide a certain service specifically requested by the user.

Such cookies can be distinguished to browser cookies, session cookies and advertising cookies, all of which are used to secure the proper operation of the Webpage:

  1. a) Browser Cookies (necessary)

Browser cookies are responsible for all the basic functions of the Webpage. These cookies are necessary in order for you to browse our Webpage, have access to any and all secure areas of the Webpage and personalize your browsing according to your preferences (language etc). We cannot offer any of our basic services through our Webpage without such cookies and by denying the usage of such cookies, you will not be able to browse our Webpage. For those cookies to be placed in your device, the user’s consent is not required to be obtained, but the Webpage is obliged to inform the user about their existence.

  1. b) Session Cookies (static analysis cookies)

Session or analysis cookies are used to collect anonymously, information about the number of users, the user behavior and the types of interaction our users have while on our Webpage.

  1. c) Advertising Cookies

Advertising cookies use information regarding your browsing in order to provide ads and promos relevant to your preferences, in order to control the number of times the same ad or promo appears in your screen and in order to measure the effectiveness of an ad or promo campaign.

Third Party Cookies

Aside from our cookies, third party cookies are also placed in your device during your browsing in our Webpage. Third party cookies are installed from a different webpage due to the fact that each webpage may include information from different computer servers than the ones hosting the relevant Webpage.

Third party cookies used in our Webpage are the following:

fbp => Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.

ga => Used to distinguish users. By google analytics

gid => Used to distinguish users. By google analytics

gat => Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>.

SocitalTrackingBrowserID => by moosend iframe

Socital => by moosend iframe

Fr => Encrypted Facebook ID and Browser ID

The information collected from the above cookies are being retained according to the applicable Law, are not being sold or revealed or transferred to any third party, unless it is required by Law.

Cookies Management – How can I revise the settings of Cookies in my browser?

We are committed in protecting the privacy of your personal data. As such, we never store in our cookies, information that can be used to identify you. If by any chance you do not agree to the storing of information collected through our cookies in your device or if you wish to revise the setting of the cookies used from this Webpage, you need to know the following:

You can amend your cookies settings in your browser in order to be notified prior any cookie placement in your device, deactivate any and all cookies used by the Webpage or delete the cookies already installed in your device.

In general, many of the functions of the Webpage operate without the usage of cookies. But, if you deactivate all cookies, you won’t be able to have full access to our Webpage.

More information about the cookies’ settings in the more commonly used browsers can be found at the following hyperlinks:

Internet Explorer:


Mozilla Firefox:








More information about Cookies can be found in the following websites www.allaboutcookies.org και www.youronlinechoices.eu.