Cookie policy

Use of cookies
Our Site may use ‘cookies’ to enhance User experience. On occasion, we may gather information about User’s computer for our services and to provide statistical information regarding the use of our website to our advertisers. Such information will not identify User personally – it is statistical data about our visitors and their use of our site. This statistical data does not identify any personal details whatsoever. Similarly to the above, we may gather information about User’s general Internet use by using a cookie file. Where used, these cookies are downloaded to your computer automatically. This cookie file is stored on the hard drive of your computer, as cookies contain information that is transferred to User’s computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve our website and the service that we provide to User. All computers have the ability to decline cookies. This can be done by activating the setting on User’s browser which enables you to decline the cookies. Please note that should User choose to decline cookies, User may be unable to access particular parts of our website. Our advertisers may also use cookies, over which we have no control. Such cookies (if used) would be downloaded once User clicks on advertisements on our website.

Third party websites
Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

Access to information
The Data Protection Act 1998 gives User the right to access information held about User by us. This right can be exercised by User in accordance with the Act – an access request will be subject to a fee of £10 towards our costs of complying with User’s request for the information we hold about User. Should User wish to receive details that we hold about User, please contact us using

Changes to this privacy policy
European Startup Festival has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.
We welcome any queries, comments or requests User may have regarding this Privacy Policy. Please do not hesitate to contact us at

Your acceptance of these terms
By using this Site, Users signify User’s acceptance of this policy. If Users do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Version: August 2017