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Specific data protection policies. Internet browsing and cookie policy

Social Plugins

IQS, IQS Tech Transfer S.A. and Fundació Privada Empresas IQS use Social Plugins from social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Google+.

The Social Plugins on our Website are deactivated by default, that is, they are not activated nor do they send data to our social networks unless the website user activates them. Therefore, to be able to use the Social Plugins the user must activate them by clicking on them. The purpose and objective of collecting data from social networks, your rights and options available to protect your personal data are described in the data protection policies of each social network.


Processing IP address

For technical security and systems diagnostics purposes, IQS, IQS Tech Transfer S.A. and Fundació Privada Empreses IQS may register the IP address (identification number of the device used to access the Internet which allows devices, systems and servers and to recognise and communicate with each other) in an anonymised or aggregate form. This information can also be used for analytical purposes concerning the website performance.


Anonymous browsing on web pages

IQS, IQS Tech Transfer S.A. and Fundació Privada Empreses IQS obtain anonymous information about their visitors, which means that this information cannot be associated to a specific and identified user. The data that are stored are:

  1. The name of the Internet service provider (ISP) which provides access to the network. For example, a user from provider XXX will only be identified with the domain xxx.es. This way we can compile statistics about which countries and servers have the most people who visit the Website more often.
  2. The data and time of access to the Website. This allows us to determine the hours with the greatest traffic and make precise adjustments to prevent access problems.
  3. The Internet address from which the link came that connects to our website Thanks to this information, we will be able to know how effective certain buttons and links that connect to our server are, in order to highlight those which offer better results.
  4. The number of daily visitors of each section. This allows us to know the areas of greater interest and enhance and improve its content, so that users obtain more satisfactory results.


Google Analytics Legal Notice

This Website uses Google Analytics, a website analytics service provided by Google, Inc. a company in Delaware whose registered office is in 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California, CA 94043, United States -Google-. Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files located in your computer, to help the Website so analyse how users make use of the website. The information that cookies generate about their use of the Website -including their IP address- will be directly transmitted and archived by Google in servers in the United States. Google will use this information on our behalf in order to track the use of the Website, compiling reports of the activity on the Website, and providing other services related with the Website activity and Internet usage. Google can transmit this information to third parties when legally required, or when these third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data that Google has. This website can make use of tracking tags on certain pages to measure and optimise marketing results campaigns. In no case shall the user's personal information be stored. You can reject the processing of the data or information by rejecting the use of cookies through selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, you must know that if you do so you may not be able to use the full functionality of this Website. By using this Website, you accept and consent that your data are stored and processed by Google in the manner and for the purposes listed.

You can learn more about Google Analytics' privacy policy at: http://www.google.com/intl/es_ALL/privacypolicy.html


Cookies policy

IQS, IQS Tech Transfer and Fundació Privada Empreses IQS use cookies to be able to know your preferences and thus optimise the presentation of the pages of the Website.. A cookie is a small text file which is stored in your browser when you visit almost any webpage. The Website uses cookies to be able to record your visit when you visit that page again. Cookies usually store technical information, personal preferences, personalised contents, statistics on usage, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. The purpose of cookies is to adapt the Website content to your profile and needs. Without cookies the services offered by any website would be notably altered. They help us to identify the most visited sections of the Website so that we can adapt the contents precisely to your needs. Likewise, they allow us to know if you have already visited our website, the information that the cookie generates about you is only stored if you allow it (for example, to simplify access to a password-protected website, so that you do not have to enter your username and password each time you want to enter). Cookies are associated only with an anonymous user. They do not allow for access to personal data nor in general access to hard drive data. Accepting cookies is not necessary to visit or use the Website.

If you want to have more information about what cookies are, what they store, how to delete or deactivate them, etc., we suggest that you visit the "use of cookies" link.

Today browsers allow you to prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive through the option "do not accept cookies". You can also delete the cookies stored on your computer at any time. Not accepting the use of cookies can affect browsing on the Website.