Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy describes how your personal information is collected, processed, used and shared when you visit (the “Site”).

This Cookie Policy describes how your personal information is collected, processed, used and shared by Confo Therapeutics NV (registered seat Technologiepark-Zwijnaarde 30, B-9052 Ghent) when you visit (the “Website”).

Confo Therapeutics strives to process your personal data in accordance with applicable personal data protection legislation, including the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) and the Act of 30 July 2018 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data.

  1. What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files stored on a user’s device connected to the internet, such as a computer, phone, tablet or smart TV. Cookies can be used to collect or store information about how the user behaves on a website and/or on their device. The “reading” of these cookies allows the websites that placed them to retrieve the information stored in them.

  1. Why Confo Therapeutics uses cookies

Every time you visit the Website, you will be prompted to accept cookies. The pop up asking for acceptance of cookies also provides a link to this Cookie Policy for more information. As the cookie used is strictly functional, it cannot be refused when you wish to browse the Website, but the cookie is only placed after the ACCEPT button has been clicked.

List of strictly necessary functional cookies:

Name Expiry Purpose
euCookie Session cookie: deleted after you close the browser Indicating that you as visitor clicked the ACCEPT button in the pop up for the Cookie Policy

Confo Therapeutics invokes the legal basis consent (Art. 6.1(a) GDPR) for this cookie.


Retention periods

As indicated in the list of strictly necessary cookies, the cookie is a session cookie, meaning that it is deleted when the browser is closed.


Apart from the service provider hosting the Website, no third party has access to the cookie stored. This does however not lead to transfers to third countries.


Internet browsers have settings to see which cookies have been placed on your device and to delete them. The links below will explain how to do this:


Links to third-party websites are provided on the Website: the Careers page contains the Recruitee icon and links to job openings (“View job”) reroutes the user to the Recruitee website, the LinkedIn icon to the LinkedIn website. By clicking on these, you will leave the Website and enter the aforementioned websites. The activation of these links is the responsibility of you as the user. Confo Therapeutics recommends consulting both the privacy statement and the cookie policy of these websites.


Under the General Data Protection Regulation, you are granted a number of rights in relation to your personal data. The exercise of these rights is subject to certain conditions by the GDPR and can be found in the relevant articles as referred below.

Where in receiving your complaint or questions, we have reasonable doubts about your identity, we may ask you for additional proof of your identity.

– The right to withdraw your consent at any time (art. 7 GDPR);

– The right to access and your personal data (art. 15 GDPR) and to have it rectified (art. 16 GDPR);

– The right to data erasure, the right to be forgotten (art. 17 GDPR) and the right to restriction of processing (art. 18 GDPR);

– The right to data portability (art. 20 GDPR);

– The right to object to the processing of your personal data for direct marketing purposes and the general right to object based on circumstances specific to your particular situation (art. 21 GDPR);

– The right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority (art. 77 GDPR).

In Belgium, this supervisory authority is the Gegevensbeschermingsautoriteit (for more information: (Dutch version)).

Before filing a complaint, we encourage you to contact us to find a quick solution to your complaint.


For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at or by mail using the details provided below:

Confo Therapeutics NV

Technologiepark 30

9052 Zwijnaarde



We may update this cookie policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.

Version history:

  • 09/06/2020 – version 1
  • 08/05/2024 – version 2

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