MIP China Hangzhou - Site Terms

  • What are "cookies"?

    “Cookies” (also known as HTTP cookies, web cookies or browser cookies) are simply small pieces of data, which are stored as text files on your computer, whenever you visit certain websites. Their typical purpose is to help sites remember particular actions you may have done there in the past. For example, cookies may track when you have logged into a site, visited certain pages or clicked certain buttons.

    Websites maintained by Reed Exhibitions use cookies to improve your user experience. In many cases, cookies are even essential for certain features of a site.

    For example, we use cookies to:

    Remember when you have logged into a site.
    Remember your user preferences, searches and favorites.
    Track your usage of a site, via WebAbacus© and Google Analytics©.
    Track your usage of a site, via WebAbacus© and Google Analytics©. Additionally, RX websites have a small set of carefully selected third-party providers.
    These third-parties use cookies to:
    • Target more relevant advertisements to you (DoubleClick™, 6-degrees©)
    • Enable social media sharing (AddThis©, Facebook©, Twitter©, YouTube©)
    • Ensure better service delivery (Ooyala®). You can view a full list of all cookies used by RSE websites in the “What cookies do we use and why?” section.

    Are cookies harmful?

    Cookies cannot harm you or your computer. They cannot contain viruses, cannot install harmful software and cannot damage your computer in any way. Although RSE uses cookies to gather encrypted information to improve your user experience, this information is never personally identifiable. We do not use cookies to store any sensitive information, such as name, address or contact details.

    Despite this, if you do wish to disable or remove cookies, please see the “Help” section of your browser or mobile device. Each browser or device handles the management of cookies differently, so you will need to refer to your appropriate “Help” documentation. However, as mentioned, please be aware that cookies are essential for certain features of an RX site to work properly.

    Why are we telling you this?

    The information provided here on the use of cookies on RX websites demonstrates our compliance with recent cookie legislation. We also want you, as a valued RX website user, to fully understand your privacy, how cookies affect you and to be entirely comfortable with your RX website experience.

    We trust that this information eases any concerns you may have had about your privacy and safety with cookies. BY CONTINUING TO USE OUR WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO BE SUBJECT TO THE TERMS OF THIS STATEMENT AND OUR USE OF COOKIES AS DISCLOSED IN THIS STATEMENT.

    What cookies do we use and why?

    The following shows the full list of platform cookies, used throughout all RX websites.

    Name Owner Duration Purpose
    __utma Google Analytics 2 years Google Analytics© is another analytics solution, which provides information about your activity on an RX website. As with WebAbacus, this helps us to understand what works on the website and better tailor it to your needs. This cookie is used to determine unique visitors to an RX website. It is updated with each page view.
    _utmb Google Analytics 30 minutes This is another Google Analytics© cookie. It is used to establish a user session with an RX website.
    _utmc Google Analytics None This is another Google Analytics© cookie. It determines whether or not a new session has been created.
    _utmz Google Analytics 6 months This is another Google Analytics© cookie. It is used to identify how you arrived at the website, whether via a direct method, a referring link, a website search or a campaign, such as an advertisement or email link. This cookie is used to calculate search engine traffic, advertisement campaigns and page navigation. It is updated with each page view.
    .EPiServerLogin Reed Exhibitions Session This cookie is set when you log into an RX website. It remembers that you are logged in, as you navigate through the websites pages.
    [HOST]_trackingData Reed Exhibitions 14 days Similar to the campaigns.site.[THIS SITE] cookie, if you have arrived at an RX website via one of our marketing campaigns, this cookie stores the campaigns information and reports its success to us.
    AreCookiesEnabled Reed Exhibitions 730 days (2 years) WebAbacus© is an online analytics solution, which helps to provide us with the intelligence needed to better tailor an RX website to your needs. This cookie provides us with information on the number of users, which have cookies enabled.
    campaigns.site.[THIS SITE] Reed Exhibitions 1 hour If you have arrived at an RX website via one of our marketing campaigns, this cookie stores the campaigns information and reports its success to us.
    novaState Reed Exhibitions Session This cookie helps an RX website to remember your preferences. For example, if you view a website in a chosen language, every page within your session is then displayed in this language. As another example, if you add an exhibitor to your Show Planner, this is recorded by the cookie so that this exhibitor will be displayed in your planner, the next time you visit.
    showcookiecompliance Reed Exhibitions Permanent This cookie is set when you dismiss the "Privacy and Cookies" message, displayed at the bottom of an RX website. Once set, it ensures you will not be shown this message again.
    url referrer Reed Exhibitions Session If you have arrived at an RX website via one of our marketing campaigns, this cookie helps us report on the webpage from which you arrived.
    voviciSurvey_invitationDateTime Reed Exhibitions 60 minutes This is another Vovici© cookie. It ensures that a survey is only served to you, after you have been on the website for more than two minutes.
    voviciSurvey_noInvitations Reed Exhibitions 10 years Vovici© is the company used by RX to supply website surveys, often to elicit feedback on the websites themselves. This cookie remembers when you have completed a survey and prevents it from being served to you again.
    webabacus_id Reed Exhibitions 730 days (2 years) This is another WebAbacus© cookie. It stores information on your visit to the website, including what pages have been viewed and when. As with all RX cookies, all information collected is anonymous.
    webtolead.site.[THIS SITE] Reed Exhibitions 1 Year When you have: Submitted a request to attend, exhibit or advertise at an RX show OR Provided your details in order to access premium content on an RX website. This cookie remembers that you have already done so and ensures that you do not have to re-submit your request or re-enter your details.

    7.Juveniles and Privacy

    If you are a natural person who does not have the full capacity for civil rights and civil conduct, Reed Exhibitions Parties suggest you do not provide any personal information to us without your statutory guardian’s consent. If we find that any natural person who does not have the full capacity for civil rights and civil conduct provides any personal information to us without his/her statutory guardian’s consent, and no evidence that his/her statutory guardian has agreed to such provision is found within a reasonable period of time after the provision of such information, we will delete such information.

    8.Disclaimer

    Apart from Article 4 of this Privacy Statement, Reed Exhibitions Parties also disclaim any responsibilities under the following circumstances:
    • Any losses and relevant legal disputes and consequences that are caused by your disclosure of any personal information or registered account information to others.
    • Any losses and relevant legal disputes and consequences that are caused by hacker or computer virus attack, government action, ISP operator or any force majeure.
    • Leakage of personal information or registered account information due to reasons related to other websites linked to this Site and any losses and relevant legal disputes and consequences caused thereby.

    9. Change or Updating

    Reed Exhibitions has the right to change or update this Statement at any time.

    10. Questions or Suggestions

    Reed Exhibitions welcomes your comments regarding this Statement. If you have questions about this Statement or believe that we have not duly adhered to it, please contact us at privacy@reedexpo.com.cn

We use cookies to operate this website and to improve its usability. Full details of what cookies are, why we use them and how you can manage them can be found by reading our Site Terms. Please note that by using this site you are consenting to the use of cookies.