Cookie Policy

ACED uses (different types of) cookies on In this policy we inform you about which cookies we use and for what purposes, so that you know where you stand.


Cookies are small files that the provider of a website places on your device when you visit a website. By placing these cookies, information is collected and / or stored about your website visit or about your device. Personal data is processed with this. ACED believes it is important that you are aware of why we do this and what happens with the data collected through cookies.

ACED uses cookies to make its website(s) function properly and to remember your settings and preferences. These are functional cookies. You can block or delete these cookies. Unfortunately ACED cannot guarantee a properly functioning website.

General visitor data is kept on the website(s) for the purpose of optimizing the website(s). In this context, the IP address of your device, the time of retrieval and data sent by a visitor's browser can be registered and used for statistical analyzes of visit and click behavior on the website.

ACED also uses non-functional cookies, which allows ACED to improve its services. We use this service to track website visits and to receive reports on how visitors use the website and to adjust them accordingly. Through our website, cookies are placed from the American company Google, as part of the “Analytics” service. We receive the data and statistics without them being traceable to persons (anonymous).

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to keep track of how users use the website(s). The information obtained, including the IP address of your device, is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. For more information, ACED refers you to the privacy policy of Google and Google Analytics.

Google uses this information to keep track of how our website is used and to provide us with reports about the website. Google can provide this information to third parties if Google is legally obliged to do so, or if these third parties process the information on behalf of Google. We have no influence on this. We have not allowed Google to use the obtained analytics information for other Google services.

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Spotify and YouTube

So-called "embeds" are included on this site(s) to promote or share our website or videos or podcasts on social networks such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, music platforms such as Spotify and video platforms such as YouTube. These embeds are realized by a code supplied by Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Spotify and YouTube itself. This code places a cookie, among other things. This allows these platforms to recognize you when you are logged in to the relevant platform and collect data about the page you share. Read the privacy statement of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Spotify and YouTube (which can change regularly) to see what they do with your personal data that they process with this code. We have not allowed Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Spotify and YouTube to use the information obtained for other services.

Analytical cookies collect, among other things, the following data

  • Keeping track of the number of visitors to our web pages.

  • Keeping track of the duration of the visit.

  • The searches performed on the website.

  • Information about your browser and device with which you visit our website(s), such as operating system and screen size.

  • The way in which you ended up on our website(s), for example through our newsletter or social media posts.

We will never provide the personal data you have entered (such as name, address, telephone number) to third parties without your permission. Read more about how we handle personal data in our Privacy Statement ACED.

Block and delete cookies

If you do not want to have cookies placed on our website (s), you can choose this in the cookie notification that you will see when you first visit our website. If you have previously accepted our cookies, you will no longer see this message and you must first delete our cookies from your browser's local storage.

You can also choose to block the placing of cookies via your browser. If you block all cookies, our website (s) could work less well. You can do this in your browser in the settings. This also immediately blocks the cookies of other websites that you visit.

Cookie policy change

ACED reserves the right to amend this Cookie Statement. Changes will be published on the ACED website(s).

Version: 20210329

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