Cookie Policy

The American Chamber of Commerce Ireland (registered company number 18926) ("us", "we" or "our") uses "cookies" to help us remember details of your visits to our website which can be found at http://www.amcham.ie/ (the "Site") including, but not limited to technical information about your visit e.g. traffic data, location data, your IP address, the previous website from which you reached us and the type of browser you use. Accordingly, our Privacy Statement will apply to our treatment of the information we obtain via our cookies.

What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your device (e.g. your phone or your computer) for record-keeping purposes. For example, a cookie could allow the Site to recognise your browser, while another could store your preferences and other information and let you navigate the Site effectively. When you return to the Site after logging in, cookies provide information to the Site so that the Site will remember you. They help us to improve our Site and deliver a better and more personalised service. Cookies can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
 
Do We Use Cookies and for what purposes?
Yes, we use cookies to enhance your experience of using our Site. The information is used to identify users, remember user preferences and allow users to complete tasks without having to re-enter information when browsing from one webpage to another or when re-visiting the Site at a later date.
We also use cookies to collect and analyse Site usage data, related to user use and patterns. This data is used to improve our Sites and enhance users’ experience.
We may place cookies on partner websites to advertise our services and events. These cookies are mainly used to display content tailored to your interests and to evaluate our content (including advertising). Our cookies are also used by third party sites in order to provide advertising that is relevant. This relevance is based on a profile built form your previous visits to our Site, including the pages you have visited.
 
What Types of Cookies are Used on the Site?

General Information

Source (Where cookies come from)

First Party Cookies
 
These cookies are provided by us and used by various features on our Site. Examples may include customising a user’s visit, providing statistical information, and verifying a user’s identity for security purposes.
Third Party Cookies These cookies are provided by "Third Party" vendors who provide products and features we have integrated into our site. Examples include Google analytics, ad networks, and security systems.

Expiration (How long cookies last)
Session Cookies
 
These cookies are added when a user starts to browse our Site or interacts with a specific feature and are deleted when the browser is closed.
Persistent Cookies
 
These cookies are added when a user starts to browse our Site or interacts with a specific feature, but may remain stored on your device until a certain termination date is reached.

Type (What application uses the cookie)
Necessary cookies These cookies are required for the operation of the Site. They enable you to navigate the Sites and use the Sites’ features, such as accessing secure areas of the Site. Without these cookies, services you have asked for cannot be provided.
Performance cookies These cookies collect information about how you use the Site, for instance which pages of the Site you most often use. The information collected by these cookies does not identify you. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.
Functional cookies These cookies allow the Site to remember choices you make and provide more personal features. These cookies can also be used to monitor and analyse the performance, operation and effectiveness of the Site, so that we can improve and optimize it.
We may also use session cookies, which are temporary cookies that aid your navigation through the pages on the Site, and will remember preferences you have selected during the session. These cookies expire once you close your browser.
 
 
How to Manage and Disable Cookies

You can control the cookies placed and retained on your device. Your browser may allow you to set how it handles cookies. The Privacy Statement and this Cookie Policy are provided to be transparent about our practices regarding the use of cookies and to allow you the opportunity to make an informed choice. Where applicable, we will obtain your prior informed consent to use cookies which store or access information on your device. You can manage cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to decline all cookies or which prompts you on whether to accept each cookie. If you use your browser setting to block all or some cookies (including essential cookies) all or some parts of the Site may not work as intended or may not work at all without cookies.

Here are the locations of the cookie settings for all major web browsers:
  • Internet Explorer - Tools > Internet Options > Privacy tab.
  • Mozilla Firefox - Tools > Options > Privacy menu.
  • Safari Users - Edit > Preferences > Privacy menu.
  • Chrome Users - Settings > Content Settings > Privacy > Cookies.

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES?

You can find more information about cookies by visiting the following information websites:

http://ec.europa.eu/ipg/basics/legal/cookies/index_en.htm
https://www.dataprotection.ie/en/guidance-landing/cookies

Changes to this Cookie Policy

We can change this Cookie Policy at any time.  If we make changes to the Cookie Policy, we will let you know by posting the changed Cookie Policy on the Site and updating the “Last Updated” section at the bottom of this Cookie Policy. However, if we make material changes to this Cookie Policy we will let you know by means of a prominent notice on our Site and, where appropriate, we will let you know by sending you an email. It’s important that you review the changed Cookie Policy.

Contact us

Questions, comments and requests regarding this Cookie Policy and your personal data are welcome and should be addressed to us at the below email and/or postal address:

Email: info@amcham.ie
Address:  The Administrator, American Chamber of Commerce Ireland, 6 Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland.

Cookies List

Subject to obtaining your prior consent where required, we may place our cookies and third party business partners’ cookies on your device via the Site. You should also be aware that there are cookies which are found in other companies' internet tools which we are using to enhance the Site.‚Äč
The following are the main types of cookies used on the Site:
 
Category: Necessary (2)
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

COOKIE NAME                        PROVIDER                  TYPE                EXPIRY
ASP.NET_SessionId                amcham.ie                  HTTP                Session
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/about-us/about-the-american-chamber.aspx
Cookie purpose description: Preserves the visitor's session state across page requests.
Initiator: Webserver
Source: amcham.ie
Data is sent to: Ireland (adequate)
local_storage_support_test     twitter.com                  HTML                Persistent
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: The cookie is used in context with the local-storage function in the browser. This function allows the website to load faster by pre-loading certain procedures.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 719
Source: https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)

Category: Preferences (4)
Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.

COOKIE NAME                          PROVIDER                  TYPE                EXPIRY
CMSPreferredCulture             amcham.ie                   HTTP                 1 year
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/about-us/about-the-american-chamber.aspx
Cookie purpose description: The cookie determines the preferred language and country-setting of the visitor - This allows the website to show content most relevant to that region and language.
Initiator: Webserver
Source: amcham.ie
Data is sent to: Ireland (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
lang                                          ads.linkedin.com             HTTP                 Session
HTTP Session First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Remembers the user's selected language version of a website
Initiator: Script tag, page
source line number 17 Source: https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: Ireland (adequate)
Cookie scan report - 1/5
Prior consent enabled: No
lang                                     cdn.syndication.twimg.com        HTTP          Session
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Remembers the user's selected language version of a website
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 719
Source: https://cdn.syndication.twimg.com/timeline/profile?callback=__twttr.callbacks.tl_i0_profile_AmericanChamber_olddnt=falsedomain=www.amcham.ie
lang=enscreen_name=AmericanChambersuppress_response_codes=truet=1747630tweet_limit=
2tz=GMT%2B000 0with_replies=false
via https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
lang                                           linkedin.com
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Set by LinkedIn when a web page contains an embedded "Follow us" panel.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No

Category: Statistics (5)
Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
 
COOKIE NAME                          PROVIDER                   TYPE                  EXPIRY
_at.hist.#                                  amcham.ie                    HTML                Persistent
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/about-us/about-the-american-chamber.aspx
Cookie purpose description: Used by the social sharing platform AddThis to store the user's usage history of the AddThis sharing widget
Initiator: Webserver Source: amcham.ie
Data is sent to: Ireland (adequate)
_ga                                           amcham.ie                     HTTP                 2 years
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
_gat                                          amcham.ie                     HTTP                 1 day
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
_gid                                          amcham.ie                     HTTP                 1 day
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
personalization_id                    twitter.com                    HTTP                 2 years
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: This cookie is set by Twitter - The cookie allows the visitor to share content from the website onto their Twitter profile.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://analytics.twitter.com/i/adsct?p_id=Twitterp_user_id=0txn_id=o07i0events=%5B%5B%22pageview%22%2Cnull%5D%5Dt w_sale_amount=0tw_order_quantity=0tw_iframe_status=0tpx_cb=twttr.conversion.load
Pixelstw_document_href=https%3A%2F%2Fww w.amcham.ie%2F
via https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No

Category: Marketing (17)
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
COOKIE NAME                        PROVIDER                    TYPE                  EXPIRY
__atuvc                                     amcham.ie                    HTTP                 13 months
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Updates the counter of a website's social sharing features.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 905
Source: https://s7.addthis.com/js/300/addthis_widget.js#pubid=ra-560e9bee92af235d
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
__atuvs                                     amcham.ie                     HTTP                 1 day
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Ensures that the updated counter is displayed to the user if a page is shared with the social sharing service, AddThis.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 905
Source: https://s7.addthis.com/js/300/addthis_widget.js#pubid=ra-560e9bee92af235d
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
__widgetsettings                         twitter.com                    HTML                 Persistent
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Unclassified
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 719
Source: https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
_at.cww                                     amcham.ie                     HTML                             Persistent
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Used by the social sharing platform AddThis
Initiator: Page source line number 905
Source: Inline script
Data is sent to: Ireland (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
at-lojson-cache-#                        amcham.ie                     HTML                            Persistent
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Used by the social sharing platform AddThis
Initiator: Page source line number 905 01
Source: Inline script
Data is sent to: Ireland (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
at-rand                                      amcham.ie                     HTML                             Persistent
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Used by the social sharing platform AddThis
Initiator: Page source line number 905
Source: Inline script Data is sent to: Ireland (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
bcookie                                     linkedin.com                   HTTP                             2 years
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
Bscookie                                 linkedin.com                      HTTP                             2 years
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
i/adsct                                     t.co                                     Pixel                             Session
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: The cookie is used by Twitter.com in order to determine the number of visitors accessing the website thro ugh twitter advertisement content.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://t.co/i/adsct?p_id=Twitterp_user_id=0txn_id=o07i0events=%5B%5B%22pageview%22%2Cnull%5D%5Dtw_sale_amount= 0tw_order_quantity=0tw_iframe_status=0 via https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
i/jot                                  twitter.com                                Pixel                              Session
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Sets a unique ID for the visitor, that allows third party advertisers to target the visitor with relevant advertisement. This pairing service is provided by third party advertisement hubs, which facilitates real-time bidding for advertisers.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 719
Source: https://syndication.twitter.com/i/jot?l=%7B%22widget_origin%22%3A%22https%3A%2F%2Fwww.amcham.ie%2F%22%2C%22wi dget_frame%22%3Afalse%2C%22widget_data_source%22%3A%22profile%3AAmeric
anChamber%22%2C%
22query%22%3Anull%2C%22pr ofile_id%22%3Anull%2C%22item_ids%22%3A%5B%22
1190217744014286848%22%2C%
221189493532609912832%22%5D%2C%22item_de tails%22%3A%7B%221190217744014286848%22%3A%7B%22item_type%22%3A10
%2C%22target_type%22%3A0%2C%22target_id%22%3A %221190225210768797696%22%7D%2C%221189493532609912832
%22%3A%7B%22item_type%22%3A10%2C%22target_type%22%3A0%2 C%22target_id%22%3A%221189496270316101634%22%7D
%7D%2C%22_category_%22%3A%22tfw_client_event%22%2C%22triggered_on %22%3A1572867508574%2C%22dnt%22%3Afalse%2C
%22client_version%22%3A%223541749%3A1571780739496%22%2C%22format_versi on%22%3A1%2C%22event_namespace%22%3
A%7B%22client%22%3A%22tfw%22%2C%22page%22%3A%22timeline%22%2C%22compon ent%22%3A%22timeline%22%2C%22elemen
t%22%3A%22initial%22%2C%22action%22%3A%22results%22%7D%7D
via https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
i/jot/syndication                twitter.com                    Pixel                              Session
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Unclassified
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 719
Source: https://syndication.twitter.com/i/jot/syndication?l=%7B%22_category_%22%3A%22syndicated_impression%22%2C%22triggered _on%22%3A1572867507373%2C%22dnt%22%3Afalse%2C%22event_namespace%22%3A%
7B%22client%22%3A%22tfw%22%2C%22page %22%3A%22timeline%22%2C%22action%22%3A%22impression%22%7D%7D
via https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
lidc                                linkedin.com                               HTTP                             1 day
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
loc                                addthis.com                               HTTP                 13 months
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Geolocation, which is used to help providers determine how users who share information with each other are geographically located (state level).
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 905
Source: https://s7.addthis.com/js/300/addthis_widget.js#pubid=ra-560e9bee92af235d
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
r/collect                         doubleclick.net                            Pixel                              Session
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: This cookie is used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behavior. It tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://stats.g.doubleclick.net/r/collect?v=1aip=1t=dc_r=3tid=UA-2173604-43cid=1690536785.1572867375jid=1114913050_gid =1121591597.1572867375gjid=553035715_v=j79z=1695001666
via https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
UserMatchHistory                    linkedin.com                    HTTP                             29 days
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor 's preferences.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 17
Source: https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtm.js?id=GTM-5WQCQ5V
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
uvc                                           addthis.com                   HTTP                             13 months
Cookie scan report - 4/5
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Detects how often the social sharing service, AddThis, encounters the same user.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 905
Source: https://s7.addthis.com/js/300/addthis_widget.js#pubid=ra-560e9bee92af235d Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
xtc                                            addthis.com                  HTTP                             13 months
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/ Cookie purpose description: Registers the user's sharing of content via social media.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 905
Source: https://s7.addthis.com/js/300/addthis_widget.js#pubid=ra-560e9bee92af235d
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No

Category: Unclassified (1)
Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.
COOKIE NAME                                 PROVIDER                TYPE                        EXPIRY
xb                                                       flickr.com                  HTTP                       10 years
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/
Cookie purpose description: Unclassified
Initiator: Script tag
Source: https://www.amcham.ie/
Data is sent to: Germany (adequate)
Prior consent enabled: No
ASP.NET_SessionId                           amcham.ie                    
First found URL: https://www.amcham.ie/about-us/about-the-american-chamber.aspx
Cookie purpose description: Preserves the visitor's session state across page requests.
Initiator: Webserver
Source: amcham.ie
Data is sent to: Ireland (adequate)