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Women in Data Science Worldwide Policy for Cookies and Similar Technologies

Cookies are data files that are written onto your computer by a website. Cookies remember information about your activities on a website. We and third-party partners may collect information about our web site users with cookies and other similar technologies, such as web beacons and JavaScript code (altogether “Cookies”) to analyze and improve users’ experiences on our web sites and other digital properties.

Women in Data Science Worldwide and third-party partners may use the following Cookies:

  • Functional Cookies. Some Cookies are strictly necessary to make our Site(s) available to you. For example, to provide login functionality or to allow you to fill out forms. They may also be used to recognize you when you return to our Site(s). For example, to remember your information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Site.
  • Analytics Cookies. These are used to monitor the effectiveness of third-party marketing campaigns, monitor aggregate site usage metrics such as total number of visitors and pages viewed, and track your entries, submissions, and status in any promotions or other activities. We use Google Analytics to collect and process certain analytics data on our behalf. Google Analytics helps us understand how you engage with our Site(s). You can learn about Google’s practices by going to, and opt out of them by downloading the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on, available at
  • Advertising Cookies. We may work with other third parties (e.g., Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook) who use Cookies to collect or receive information from our Site and elsewhere on the internet and use that information to provide measurement and conversion services and target advertisements. You may be able to opt-out of the collection and use of information for ad targeting by visiting or by enabling do-not-track settings in your browser if your browser provides those settings.

The data collected by the Cookies is associated with your computer IP address for the duration of the Cookie. Women in Data Science Worldwide may use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie disappears after you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to our Site(s). Please review your web browser “Help” file to learn the proper way to modify your Cookie settings. Without Cookies you may not have access to certain services on the Site(s). 

Contacting Women in Data Science Worldwide
The entity responsible for the processing of your Personal Information is Women in Data Science Worldwide. If you would like to contact Women in Data Science Worldwide regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us by email at or by postal mail at Privacy Director, Women in Data Science Worldwide, care of Community Initiatives, 1000 Broadway, Suite #480, Oakland, CA 94607, United States.