Cookies Policy

TED informs Users, via this notice, that cookies may be used when the User browses different section of the Website. While using the Website, the User expressly accepts and authorizes the use of cookies.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a data file that is generated in your computer when you access certain web pages to store and recover browsing information that occurs from said computer. For more information about cookies, TED invites you to click on the following link:

This document intends to help the SIELE User to understand the different security levels associated with the cookies used on our Website, as well as under what circumstances we request the User's prior permission, as a condition prior to storage. As an additional guarantee to those described above, the User's registration in the SIELE Account is subject to the User accepting cookies during the installation or update of the employed browser, and this acceptance may be revoked at any time via the available content and privacy configuration options.

What are cookies for?

The purpose of cookies use is to remember User preferences (language, country, session log-in, browser characteristics, information regarding use of our Website, etc.) as well as, among others, to measure audience and traffic values, and to control the progress and number of User entries.

By remembering User preferences, we can know the characteristics of the computer being used and are therefore able to offer a better browsing experience. Cookies can help our Website to distinguish a User's browser as a previous visitor and thereby store and remember the previously established preferences while the User was browsing the Website, personalize the start page, identify which sections of a site have been visited, or maintain a list of selected items in a "shopping cart".

TED may use cookies with the aim of recognizing Users that have registered and therefore be able to offer them an improved and more personalized service.

Likewise, these may be used to gather information regarding the date and time of the User's last visit, to measure traffic values within the Website itself, and to estimate the number of visits made, in such a way that TED can more effectively focus and adapt SIELE Services.

Websites normally use cookies to obtain statistical information about their web pages. The User must keep in mind that we collect data on User movement and Website use as statistical data, not personal data.

Cookie types and uses

Below is a list of the cookies that you may find on our Website and a brief description of their purposes. Some cookies personalize your visit and others remember your preferences, while others only provides us with visitor statistics.

Personalized cookies

What are they for?

Personalization cookies enable information to be stored regarding preferences, User language, browser type used for access, etc. with the purpose of displaying content and offers of particular interest to the User and to register the number of times that TED displays a specific message (new features of the Website, generally).

Notice regarding the deletion of personalization cookies: TED informs the User that if the User deletes personalization cookies, he or she will have to update their preferences every time they begin a session on the Website or, if using a different device, computer profile, or browser, they will have to newly communicate their preferences to TED. Similarly, this may prevent the proper functioning of some functions.

Technical cookies

These cookies allow the User to browse our Website and to use the different options and services it presents. Thus, it allows the User:

  • To identify the session
  • To access sections with restricted access
  • To remember elements in the shopping cart
  • To make purchases
  • To request registration or to participate in an event

Third party technical cookies

TED uses Google Maps to view geographic locations. This use implies the remission of cookies (PREF and NID) entirely managed by Google.

First or third party Cookies Analytics

What are they for?

This type of cookie, either dealt with by TED or third parties, provides statistical information about User's use of the Website, for example, what sections are visited, if there have been technical problems when accessing said sections, etc. These cookies do not allow the User to be identified, given that the information collected is anonymous and will be used solely to work on improving the Website design and browsing of the same, use statistics, search speeds, measurement of Website activity, etc.

Third party cookies to manage advertising space

What are they for?

These are cookies that are stored by third party companies that manage the spaces for TED advertising and those that Users access. These cookies enable us to measure online campaign effectiveness, provide information of interest, and offer preferred marketing content for Users.

Cookies Information (*) Purpose
Strictly necessary Session, register, data to distinguish free services from paid services

Registration management

Provide information society services requested by the User and in accordance with the applicable terms and conditions


(the following collected information has been provided by those third parties)

Analíticas Google Analytics Number of visits, pages or sections visited, browsing time, sites visited before entering this page, details on the browsers used. Statistical reports on Website traffic, total audience and audience for a specific marketing campaign.
Comscore Number of visits, pages or sections visited, browsing time, sites visited before entering this page, details on the browsers used. Statistical reports on Website traffic, total audience and audience for a specific marketing campaign.
Score Card Research(Full Circle Studies, Inc.) Browsing time, website visited and information related to own browsing Creates reports about general Website visit patterns.

(*) Information obtained via these cookies, referred to the User's computer, may be combined with your personal data only if you are registered with the Website.

Protective safeguards

The User may configure his or her browser to accept or not accept the cookies it receives, or to inform the User when a server wants to store a cookie to delete them from the computer. You can find these instructions in your browser's security configuration.


The User may use the "Help" section, found in the tool bar of most browsers, to change their computer settings, however, some of the characteristics of our online services may not function properly or access to the same may be more difficult if your computer rejects all cookies.

Many browsers allow you to activate a privacy mode through which Cookies are always deleted after visiting a web page. Depending on the browser, this privacy mode may have different names. Below you can find a list of the most common browsers and the different names for this "privacy mode":

  • Internet Explorer 8 and higher: InPrivate
  • Firefox 3.5 and higher: Private Browsing
  • Google Chrome 10 and higher: Incognito
  • Safari 2 and higher: Private Browsing
  • Opera 10.5 and higher: Private Browsing

Please carefully read the help section in your browser to find out more about how to active the "privacy mode." You can continue visiting our Website even if your browser is in "privacy mode," however, the User experience may not be ideal and some functions may not work properly.

TED thanks those Users who accept Cookies, as this helps us gather more precise data that allows us to improve the Content and design of our Website and to better adapt it to your preferences.