Cookie Policy uses small files called cookies to help us customize your experience. Our Cookie Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-­parties we partner with may use cookies and your choices regarding cookies.

What are cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored on your device either temporarily for that session only or permanently on the hard disk (persistent cookie) and allows the website or a third-­party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the features more useful to you.

How this site uses cookies

This website uses cookies which are necessary for the functioning of the website by default. These cookies cannot be removed, or the website won’t work. We call these “Essential”. There are also other cookies we use that are not strictly necessary for operating this site, which you can block by changing your browser settings or alternatively choose to not continue browsing the site.

Third-­party cookies

In addition to our own cookies (cookies which are served from domain we may also use various third-­party cookies (cookies which are served from anywhere else than from to report usage statistics of the site and deliver advertisements.

What are your choices regarding cookies

If you'd like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser and/or use some of the suggested sites below. Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

More information about cookies

You can learn more about cookies on following third-­party websites:

  • AllAboutCookies:
  • Network Advertising Initiative:

How you can stop receiving interest-based ads

  • Visit the WebChoices tool to evaluate your browser’s internet based ads (IBA) settings and select opt-outs:
  • Visit the AppChoices page for directions on how to download the AppChoices app and control interest based ads (IBA) on your mobile phone:

You can also prevent getting interest-based ads on websites by adjusting the ad tracking settings on your device.

See below for an overview of the different types of cookies we use on this website.

First party cookies

Cookies which are served from domain are categorized as First-party cookies. Cookies used in this category are:


  • (Stryker) cookie-cookie-disclaimer - Tracks whether the user has dismissed the cookie disclaimer.

Usage Tracker:

  • (ASP.Net) ASP.Net_SessionId - Uses to store a unique identifier for your session. The session cookie is a Non-Persisted cookie
  • (ASP.Net) ASPXAUTH - Determines if the user is authenticated
  • (Application Insights) ai_session - Unique session ID for usage logging
  • (Application Insights) ai_user - Unique visitor ID for usage logging

Third-­party cookies

Third party cookies are served from anywhere else than from are categorized as third-party cookies. For this website we are not using any third party cookies

This cookie statement is published on September 14th, 2018. We work continuously to complete and improve it. We therefore recommend to checking this statement regularly to keep abreast of changes.