1. Which parties are involved?
For the purposes of this Cookie Statement, the following definitions apply:
Materialise, available through the website materialise.com (hereafter “the Site”) is a service provided by Materialise NV. Materialise NV is a company, established and registered in Belgium, with registered office at 3001 Heverlee, Technologielaan 15, with registration number 441.131.254; VAT BE 0441.131.254.
‘User’ or ‘you’: Every natural person (B2C) or legal person (B2B) who is in or enters into a contractual relationship of any kind with i.materialise via its online platform.
‘Law’: Article 129 Law on electronic communication as amended by W 2012-07-10/04, Art. 90, 017; (entry into force: 04-08-2012) (URL).
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These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They may be set by us or by third-party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in, or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
However, cookies and similar technologies do not allow for systematic data collection by means of which the users of our Website could be identified. They only help us to improve the operation of our Website, to understand the interests of our users, and to measure the effectiveness of the content of our Website.
For more information about the removal or blocking of cookies, you can visit the following website: http://www.aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=2.
3. How can I manage my cookies?
Make sure that cookies are enabled in your browser. To enable cookies you must perform the following actions:
For Microsoft Edge
Open Microsoft Edge, select Menu (3 dots icon on the top right corner of the browser) > Settings > Site permissions > Cookies and site data.
Turn on "Allow sites to save and read cookie data (recommended)" to unblock cookies.
For Mozilla Firefox
Click on ‘Firefox’ in the upper left-hand corner of your browser, and then click on ‘Options’.
On the ‘Privacy’ tab, make sure that ‘Tell sites that I do not want to be tracked’ is not selected.
For Google Chrome
Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Options’.
Click the ‘Under the Hood’ tab, go to the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button.
Now select ‘Allow local data to be set’.
Click on the ‘Cog’ pictogram at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option.
Click on ‘Security’, then select the option that reads: ‘Block cookies from third parties and advertisers’.
Close the window.