Cookie policy use necessary cookies on the website, to make the website work as well as possible and to improve your experience. For statistics and marketing, we use Google Tag Manager, Google Analytics 4, Facebook Pixel and Linkedin Insight Tag.

What are cookies and why are they used?

As a visitor, you have the right to be notified if a site uses cookies, what these are used for and how they can be avoided.

A cookie is a text file that is placed on your computer when you visit our website. A cookie file is passive and cannot spread viruses or other malicious programs. These text files make it possible, among other things, to see what resolution and language the website should be displayed in when you visit us.

Different types of cookies

There are two types of cookies and use both:

  • One type saves a file that remains on the visitor's computer, tablet or phone for a long time. It is saved so that you do not have to redo settings or see information boxes several times. The file is used to make it easier for you to use based on your wishes.
  • The second type is called a session cookie. Session cookie is temporarily stored on the device you are browsing from. It is used, among other things, to facilitate navigation or if you use any type of service on the website. Session cookies disappear when you close your browser. No personal information such as your name or email address is stored about you.

There are first-party cookies and third-party cookies:

  • First-party cookies are set by the website you are on. Only that website can read these cookies.
  • If the website uses external services, these may have their own cookies. Such cookies are called third-party cookies. always set a necessary cookie that is important for the website's functionality, this cookie you cannot opt out of in our settings. However, you as a user can avoid cookies completely through the security settings in your browser, please note that the functionality is limited if you choose to avoid cookies. How you set up this information depends on the browser you use.

At Science Park Skövde, we use the web analysis tool Google Analytics 4. In this way, we can measure how the website performs and how you as a user use our functions and take part in our content. Through this, we then have the opportunity to evaluate and develop the website to give you the best possible experience.

For statistics and marketing, we use Google Tag Manager, a so-called Tag Management System that manages tags/pixels. We use it to manage which third-party services are used on our website. We use the Facebook Pixel and Linkedin Insight Tag to be able to see statistics on traffic to and from the website for Facebook and Linkedin as well as the ability to target relevant ads to users who have visited the website.

If you watch a movie on our website, the video player may set a third-party cookie.