Terms of Use & Privacy

Terms and conditions of use of the Adven Group’s website

By accessing this website, you commit to complying with these terms and conditions of use. If you do not accept these terms and conditions of use, please do not use this website. These terms and conditions apply to the websites of the Adven Group and the companies belonging to it (hereinafter “Adven”). Adven’s website may also contain special service-specific terms and conditions, in which case these terms and conditions apply on a secondary basis.

Use of the website

The primary website service provider is Adven. Address: Äyritie 18, FI-01500 Vantaa, Finland Tel. +358 (0)10 344 5000 

Adven grants the right to view and download materials contained on this website only for personal and non-commercial purposes, provided that the user retains all of the copyright information and other ownership information of the original material in all of the copies that he or she takes of the materials. The material contained on this website may not be edited in any way, be copied or publicly shown, presented or shared or otherwise used for a public or commercial purpose without Adven’s prior written consent. It is prohibited to use the material contained on this website for any purpose on other websites or in a computer environment connected to a network.

The rights, including copyright, to the material contained on this website belong to the Adven Group. The Adven name and logo are protected symbols and trademarks of the Adven Group. Adven’s logo may not be used without Adven’s consent.

Press releases, agreement terms and conditions and other documents intended for public release may be used for public communication purposes, provided that the source is mentioned whenever such information is used.

Adven has the right, at any given time and for any reason, without prior notice, to change the website’s terms and conditions of use, design, content, availability and the services provided through the website or other website properties or to discontinue the service. Adven has the right to interrupt the provision of the service for the duration of maintenance and updating operations.

Responsibilities

Adven is not liable for any direct or indirect loss or damage arising from the use of or the inability to use this website or these electronic services or any loss or damage related to these. Adven does not guarantee that the website will operate without interruptions or flawlessly. The electronic information published on Adven’s website is provided for information purposes only and is not binding, unless separately and expressly agreed otherwise.

Adven is not responsible for material produced or published by a third party to which this website may provide a link.

The user is responsible for the accuracy and arrival of the data provided through the website. The user represents and warrants that he or she does not send any illegal or inappropriate material to this website. The user shall use all reasonable means to ensure that the material sent does not contain viruses or is not otherwise harmful.

The confidentiality of email messages sent in an open data network cannot be guaranteed.

Applicable law

These terms and conditions and any disputes arising from Adven’s website or its content are governed by the Finnish law. Any disputes shall be settled in Helsinki District Court.

Personal data

Adven is committed to respecting your privacy and protecting your personal data. Adven wants you to be confident that we process information about you in accordance with applicable privacy legislation, including EU's General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR). 

Under GDPR, you have the right to receive certain information when we process personal data about you e.g. what kind of data we process, the purpose and legal ground of the processing, security measures taken and where we share your data with third parties. You should also be informed of your rights and how to proceed in case you wish to exercise them. You will find detailed information about Adven’s data processing in our Privacy Notices which we periodically update.

Cookies

How does Adven use cookies and for what purposes? 

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by the websites you visit and allows the website to "remember" your actions or preferences over time. Most browsers support cookies, but users can set their browsers to decline them and can delete them whenever they like. 

Adven utilizes cookies and other tracking technologies to make our service more user-friendly and to provide enhanced and customized features during your visits to our website and products.  

How to control cookies 

You can erase your web browser’s cookie cache through the web browser settings. Please go to the settings of your browser or device to learn more how to adjust cookies settings. For example, you may block all cookies, only accept first-party cookies or delete cookies when you close your browser.  

Erasing a cookie will delete the unique identifier stored inside the browser cache along with the web usage profile attached thereto. Erasing cookie cache will not prevent the storage of new cookies in the future. Please note that if you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of Adven’s websites. 

How to block cookies in different browsers 

Many web browsers present you with the option to prevent cookies provided by third parties. If enabled, the web browser will only allow cookies to be saved by the web service you are currently accessing. The option is accessible through the web browser’s settings (which option will prevent all third-party cookies from functioning). 

Google Chrome 

Change cookie settings by clicking “Settings” and “Privacy”. 

Internet Explorer 

You can find the cookie settings under “Tools”, “Internet options”, “Privacy”, where you can set the slider to “Block all cookies”. 

Firefox 

The settings can be found under “Tools”, “Settings” and “Privacy”. 

Safari 

To access the cookie settings, click on “Settings” and “Privacy”. 

Third Party Cookies 

Adven uses digital marketing tools to tailor our marketing to better suit your needs and only display ads that are relevant to you. Remarketing and retargeting will display ads to you based on what parts of the Adven website you have viewed by placing a cookie on your web browser. Please note that such cookies do not in any way identify you or give access to your computer or mobile device. If you do not wish to receive ads from Adven you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page

Adven’s Cookies 

The table below explains the cookies Adven uses and the purpose of them. 

Cookie name Purpose Expiration
_hjIncludedInSample This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels. 1 year
_gid Google analytics. Used to track user activity on the website. 24 hours
_ga Google analytics. Used to track user activity on the website. 26 months
_gat Google analytics. Used to throttle the request rate back to Google. 10 min
_dc_gtm Google Tag. These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use this site. 10 min
_gac_ Google analytics. Contains campaign related information for the user. Google Ads website conversion tags read this cookie. 90 days
__RequestVerificationToken This cookie is a security measure and helps protect the website from unauthorised data submissions. Expires automatically when you close your browser.