Cookie policy & social plugins

Lahti Region Development LADEC Ltd (hereinafter ‘LADEC’) collects data in order to identify unique users through the Google Analytics service. The service uses cookies, which are used to compile statistics on the use of the website.

After consenting to the use of cookies, users may, if they wish, refuse the use of cookies by changing their browser settings. However, this may cause some features on our website to not work properly, which is why wedon’t recommend it.

Data collected through cookies
LADEC collects general statistical data on the use of the website for the further development of the website’s features and contents as well as LADEC’s services. This data includes website visitor numbers, the popularity of each page, the page from which the user accessed the service, the most popular search terms and browsers as well as the service user’s country.

Among other things, we collect the following data:

  • the user’s IP address
  • time of visit
  • pages visited
  • type of browser
  • operating system used
  • screen resolution

We also use the Google Analytics service provided by Google Inc. to compile visitor statistics. Visitor statistics are based on the browser’s log data and reports created by Google Analytics, which use the cookies and JavaScript of these programs. Further information about Google's and Google Analytics' privacy policies.

Social plugins
Our website may include social plugins, such as a Facebook, Twitter or Instagram ‘Like’ and/or ‘Share’ button. The functionality and content of the social plugins used in our online services are provided by third parties. Some of these plugins may also allow third parties to collect data on the use of our website if the user is signed in to the service in question. If the user is signed out or does not have a user account with the service in question, the user’s browser/device will send out more limited data. Lahti Region Development LADEC Ltd may also utilise data collected by third parties for analysing and grouping the users of its online services as well as targeting and focusing its marketing in the services in question.

Third party services are subject to their own privacy policies and terms of use, and Lahti Region Development LADEC Ltd is not liable for any data collection or processing carried out by these operators, including cookies and other tracking technologies and links. We recommend that you read through the terms of use and privacy policies of the third parties in question.

Also check out: LADEC’s privacy policy