By joining our Panel and taking part in our online research, you agree to our use of cookies and similar technologies (“Cookies”) and the collection of information from your PC/Laptop or other computing device you may use whilst taking part in our online research activities as outlined below.

Our Panel website and online surveys collect information using 'cookies' and functionally similar technologies. Cookies are small files stored on your computer. Specifically, in respect of cookies, further details of what cookies are can be found by visiting http://crtc.gc.ca/eng/internet/install.htm

The emails we send to potential new Panelists will also place a Cookie when images are downloaded and the email is opened. You can prevent this Cookie being placed by simply opening the email as text only, closing the email before downloading any images or by changing your browser/email software to restrict cookies.


Panel Registration


Essential Cookies

Site/Domain/Host Cookie Name Purpose of cookie
www.i-say.com ASP.NET_SessionId This is set for all users of the website to distinguish you from other users and to help users log into the site.
language Indicates selected language to be used when viewing the site content.
JSESSIONID Used to maintain a session on the social community
SOCIAL_V5 Used to maintain the community environment.
PanelistSelectedCulture Contains language and country info for the current website user. For example: en-GB.
ISAY_OVERRIDE Both cookies are used for the redirect to a specific country's website home page.
.ASPXANONYMOUS This is a cookie that stores a unique ID for anonymous users for which you can use to track data against for individual users.
_gat_tracker1 Cookies used to throttle request rate.
_gat_tracker0
Imperium RVIDExtId These cookies are used to store the unique codes produced using digital fingerprinting. This is used as part of our systems to uniquely identify online survey participants and for essential quality control purposes. Please see the "Digital Fingerprinting" information below for more information.
RIDC
RIDSCR
$supplier-$panelist
BCSI-CS-3c406c8752813e90
RIDFPF
RID2
ISIStest
Other suppliers' domain viewedOuibounceModal This pixel is placed when the respondent is trying to close the registration form.
i-say.com policies-denied This cookie is set if you will choose to continue with limited functionality and will take the value of the communication you denied.
policies-accepted

Convenience Cookies

Site/Domain/Host Cookie Name Purpose of cookie
Google.com _gid These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our registration page. The information is used to compile reports. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from, average time spent etc.
_ga
_gat
Consent These cookies are used to gather website statistics, and track conversion rates. They store the preferences and information of users each time they visit web pages containing a Google.com service
1P_JAR
NID This cookie is placed when the reCAPTCHA is verified. Also, this cookie contains a unique ID Google.com uses to remember your preferences and other information, such as your preferred language (e.g. English), how many search results you wish to have shown per page (e.g. 10 or 20), and whether or not you wish to have Google.com’s SafeSearch filter turned on.
Facebook.com dpr This cookie is used by Facebook for performance.
fr Facebook.com tracks opted-out Facebook.com users with a cookie (fr) that is used for advertising purposes. Also it is used for tracking respondents activity. The respondent needs to provide their consent in order to place the cookie. This may require capturing information about your IP Address, operating system, screen display settings, and browser type. You can withdraw your consent to this at any time by deleting the specific cookies from this category (e.g. “fr” cookie) or to prevent their use by adjusting the browser settings on your computer.
c_user This cookie contains the user ID of the currently logged in user and allow us to control the "Follow us on Facebook.com" and "Like" buttons.
datr Allow us to control the "Follow us on Facebook.com" and "Like" buttons.
spin These cookies are set by Facebook.com. We use this service to show you have “liked” our website on the Facebook.com social network. Facebook.com can use this information to serve our ads on their platform. For more info on these cookies visit Facebook.com's cookie policy statement at https://www.Facebook.com.com/policies/cookies/
presence
sb
xs This cookie is used to maintain the session while logged in.
wd Keep track of the first and last Facebook.com page visited by the user and the inner dimensions of the browser window respectively
Twitter.com personalization_id Persistent cookie installed by Twitter.com.
guest_id Used if a visitor accesses the site when not logged into Twitter.com and a further cookie if accessed while logged on to Twitter.com. It allows us to track the sharing of the contents on Twitter.com.
external_referer It collects information about the pages viewed by the user in the session.
ct0 Allow us to control the "Follow us on Twitter.com" button.
_twitter_sess Used by Twitter.com services, to monitor referral links and login status.
Snapchat Snapchat pixel This pixel will be inserted on your computer when starting the registration process to measure visits of each step from this process for statistical purposes only.
Other suppliers' domain Suppliers own cookies These pixels are inserted on registration form, usually on the conversion rate point, when suppliers are payed. It’s a double check for the suppliers and their partners on the number of respondents recruited. The code can be written in php/asp or javascript but not all the pixels use cookies (some supplier might, others will not). We don't know which ones use cookies and which don't.



Panel Membership


Essential Cookies

Site/Domain/Host Cookie Name Purpose of cookie
www.i-say.com ASP.NET_SessionId This is set for all users of the website to distinguish you from other users and to help users log into the site.
language Indicates selected language to be used when viewing the site content.
Cookie This cookie is essential for our online surveys to function correctly. It is only set only for those surveys.
JSESSIONID Used to maintain a session on the social community
SOCIAL_V5 Used to maintain the community environment.
PanelistSelectedCulture Contains language and country info for the current website user. For example: en-GB.
EncryptedPID Contains encrypted Panelist ID + Panel ID for the current website user.
ISAY_OVERRIDE Both cookies are used for the redirect to a specific country's website home page.
bpmTrackingId This cookie lets us know if you took any action after clicking on one of our marketing communications.
.ASPXANONYMOUS This is a cookie that stores a unique ID for anonymous users for which you can use to track data against for individual users.
portalroles This cookie stores what roles a user has access to in the current portal when logging in to the system. Used to store the current users permissions allowing it to verify you have the correct access to view our site. This cookie contains no personally identifiable information.
portalaliasid This cookie is used to store an identifier for our site, allowing it to verify the correct user and permissions. This cookie contains no personally identifiable information.
authentication This cookie is used to identify the user once he has logged in, for the duration of a session.
.DOTNETNUKE This cookie is used to track the login session to the website.
_gat_tracker1 Cookies used to throttle request rate.
_gat_tracker0
SECCHK This cookie is used to create the login session on the website.
ipsosinteractiveservices.com OTXUserTracking Cookie set for our applications projects for a basic deduplication and with the scope of tracking respondents.
PJfNXlqz This cookie is dropped by the Load Balancer server and is a platform cookie. It is present all the time for the UK hosted projects.
[EVENTID]_[PANELISTID] The unique identifier of a device/user stored for that panelistid on a certain project and applies to some of the projects that use specific applications.
BIGipServerPOOL-134.213.64.111-443 Set before being redirect to amp.ipsosinteractive.com
Imperium RVIDExtId These cookies are used to store the unique codes produced using digital fingerprinting. This is used as part of our systems to uniquely identify online survey participants and for essential quality control purposes. Please see the "Digital Fingerprinting" information below for more information.
RIDC
RIDSCR
$supplier-$panelist
BCSI-CS-3c406c8752813e90
RIDFPF
RID2
ISIStest
i-say.com policies-denied This cookie is set if you will choose to continue with limited functionality and will take the value of the communication you denied.
policies-accepted
ipsosinteractive.com SessionsStateID A session cookie contains information that is stored in a temporary memory location and is subsequently deleted after the session is completed or the web browser is closed. This cookie stores information that the user has inputted and tracks the activity of the user within the website. Because a session cookie is temporary, it does not collect information from the user’s PC or the user’s identity. The information it stores is in the form of a session identification that will not, in any case, relate personally to the user.

Convenience Cookies

Site/Domain/Host Cookie Name Purpose of cookie
Google.com _gid These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our registration page. The information is used to compile reports. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from, average time spent etc.
_ga
_gat
Consent These cookies are used to gather website statistics, and track conversion rates. They store the preferences and information of users each time they visit web pages containing a Google.com service
1P_JAR
NID This cookie is placed when the reCAPTCHA is verified. Also, this cookie contains a unique ID Google.com uses to remember your preferences and other information, such as your preferred language (e.g. English), how many search results you wish to have shown per page (e.g. 10 or 20), and whether or not you wish to have Google.com’s SafeSearch filter turned on.
Facebook.com fr Facebook.com tracks opted-out Facebook.com users with a cookie (fr) that is used for advertising purposes. Also it is used for tracking respondents activity. The respondent needs to provide their consent in order to place the cookie. This may require capturing information about your IP Address, operating system, screen display settings, and browser type. You can withdraw your consent to this at any time by deleting the specific cookies from this category (e.g. “fr” cookie) or to prevent their use by adjusting the browser settings on your computer.
c_user This cookie contains the user ID of the currently logged in user and allow us to control the "Follow us on Facebook.com" and "Like" buttons.
datr Allow us to control the "Follow us on Facebook.com" and "Like" buttons.
fbm_(digits) These cookies are set by Facebook.com for application integration and expires within one year. See here for more information on Facebook.com’s practices at https://www.Facebook.com.com/help/cookies/.
fblo_(digits)
spin These cookies are set by Facebook.com. We use this service to show you have “liked” our website on the Facebook.com social network. Facebook.com can use this information to serve our ads on their platform. For more info on these cookies visit Facebook.com's cookie policy statement at https://www.Facebook.com.com/policies/cookies/
sb
xs This cookie is used to maintain the session while logged in.
wd Keep track of the first and last Facebook.com page visited by the user and the inner dimensions of the browser window respectively
Twitter.com personalization_id Persistent cookie installed by Twitter.com.
guest_id Used if a visitor accesses the site when not logged into Twitter.com and a further cookie if accessed while logged on to Twitter.com. It allows us to track the sharing of the contents on Twitter.com.
external_referer It collects information about the pages viewed by the user in the session.
ct0 Allow us to control the "Follow us on Twitter.com" button.
_twitter_sess Used by Twitter.com services, to monitor referral links and login status.

Special Cookies

Site/Domain/Host Cookie Name Purpose of cookie
Insightexpressai.com DW These cookies are used for geotagging. As part of online advertising research we carry out, we work with carefully selected partners to carry out research on new online advertising. This involves our placing a cookie on your machine that allows our partners to identify you as one of our Panelists for the sole purpose of presenting online advertising material to be tested in place of the online advertisement that would normally be presented to you. This cookie contains a unique code, but no Personal Information about you or your use of the internet will be collected.
LastBeacon
LastPIDPPID
PPIDS
i-say.com User data - Internet Use Surveys We and our selected partners carry out research analyzing how people use the internet. This involves placing a cookie or other code on your machine that allows us and our partner to collect information about the websites you visit and how you use the internet, so that we invite you to surveys more relevant to you.
Online advertising - Mobile advertising surveys As we research online advertising that you might see while using your mobile device, we capture the Mobile advertising ID of your device and compare it against all Mobile IDs, where the ads have been delivered to. As part of mobile online advertising research we carry out, we capture your mobile advertising ID to see if you have been exposed to a certain piece of mobile advertising, in order to invite you to surveys related to the ads you may have seen on your mobile device. No Personal Information will be collected.
Web Intercept Surveys We carry out pop-up studies on other websites controlled by our partners, that are only aimed at our Panelists. This allows our partners to identify you as our panel member from the cookie on your machine, in order to present you with a pop-up survey on their website.
Enhanced Data Surveys For certain select studies, we will obtain information that other companies may hold about you and that is relevant to the research we invite you to participate in, i.e. information held by High street or online retailers, High Street loyalty card data, data held by software service providers. This will involve IIS passing identifiers like your name, your post code and/or email address) to the other company so that they can identify your records and then pass the relevant data to us which we will link to survey responses you provide, so that we get you invited in new type of survey. We can assure you that the results of this research will be anonymized before it is passed to the sponsor of the study