Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. In this way, the site remembers your actions and preferences for a certain period of time, so you don’t have to enter those preferences every time you visit the site or browse its pages. Cookies collect information and when read from a server through an internet browser they can provide information about the use of the website.

Data Controller

The data controller of the processed data using cookies on the website the non-profit organization “Hellenic Institute for the Study of Sepsis” (hereinafter the Institute).
For more information about the processing of personal data visit our Website’s Privacy Policy here.

What types of cookies are used on the site

The types of cookies used by the website are persistent cookies and session cookies.

  • Session cookies used by the website are deleted after the end of your browsing and/or after the closure of the browser.
  • Persistent cookies remain on your computer or device until you delete them, or for a time set in the cookie.

What cookies are used on our website and what information is collected?

The website uses cookies for various purposes depending on their function:

  • Absolutely necessary. Absolutely necessary cookies are essential for the proper functioning of the website, allowing you to browse and use its features, such as access to secure areas. These cookies do not recognize your individual identity. Without these cookies, we cannot offer effective operation of our website.
  • Statistics Cookies. Statistics cookies help us understand how visitors in our website interact with the website.

Detailed Cookie Table we use

Name Cookie Developer and Description Duration Τype Recipient/Recipients


It has been developed by Google Analytics. It is used to evaluate the purpose of the user to visit the site, creating reports of its activity in it to improve the customer experience.

2 years


Google Inc.


It has been developed by Google Analytics. It is used to collect information about how visitors use the site, creating reports of their activity on it to improve the customer experience. The data collected is anonymized and relates to the number of visitors, the source from which they were driven to the website and the pages visited.

1 day


Google Inc.

How to check cookies;

Cookies are stored on your computer or device after you have been informed of your privacy settings and consent to each category of cookies, with the exception of “Absolutely Necessary”, for which no explicit consent is required. If you do not accept cookies or any categories thereof, some of the features of our website may not be fully available, but under no circumstances will you be excluded from accessing our website.
It is at your discretion to withdraw, whenever you wish, your consent or to object to the use of cookies on your computer or device, to check and/or delete cookies.

Where can you find more information about the protection of the personal data collected by cookies?

Information about the protection of your personal data collected by the cookies used, but also about your rights and how to exercise them, can be found in the Privacy Policy of our Website here.

Where can you find more information about the general use of cookies?

More information about the general use of cookies, as well as the methods of blocking or limiting them, can be found on the websites and

Changes to the Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy may be amended at any time. For this reason, we consider it appropriate to refer regularly to this Policy. This Regulation entered into force on 21 April 2021. If it is amended, the date on which it took place will be indicated. The Cookie Policy is always considered valid, as formulated by the most recent amendment.