Cookie Policy

Types of Cookies

Cookies are information entered on the user browser when you visit a website or use a social network on your PC, smartphone or tablet. Each cookie contains different data such as, for example, the name of the server it comes from, a numerical identifier, etc. Cookies may remain in the system for the duration of a session (i.e. until you close the browser used for web browsing) or for long periods and may contain a unique identification code.

Technical Cookies

Some cookies are used to perform computer authentication, monitoring sessions and storing specific information about users accessing a web page. These cookies, so-called technical cookies, are often useful, because they can make faster browsing and use of the web, because they intervene to facilitate some procedures when you shop online, when you authenticate to restricted access areas or when a website automatically recognizes the language you usually use. A particular type of cookie, called analytical cookies, are used by the managers of the websites to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the website, and after that develop general statistics on the service and its use.

Cookies di profilazione

Other cookies can instead be used to monitor and profile users while browsing, to study their movements and habits of web browsing or consumption (what they buy, what they read, etc.), also for the purpose of sending advertising of targeted and personalised services (so-called Behavioural Advertising). In this case we speak about profiling cookies. It may happen that a web page contains cookies from other sites and content in various elements hosted on the page itself, such as banner adverts, images, videos, etc. These are so-called third-party cookies, which are usually used for profiling purposes. Given the particular invasiveness that profiling cookies (especially those third parties) may have in the privacy of users, European and Italian Legislation provide that the user must be adequately informed about the use of these cookies and express his/her valid consent to the inclusion of cookies on his/her terminal.

Used Cookies

The website uses cookies to make the website services simpler and more efficient for the user viewing the web pages. Users who access the website will receive a very small amount of information in their devices, whether they are computers or mobile devices, in the form of small text files, the “cookies” in fact, stored in the directories used by their browser. The cookies used by allow to:
- memorize browsing preferences,
- avoid re-entering the same information several times,
- analyse the use of the services and content provided by the website to optimize the browsing experience.
The website uses Google Analytics. In this case, the information generated by the cookie about the use of the website is transmitted to Google Inc. and stored on its servers. These recipients of the data use this information for the purpose of producing reports on the activities of the website, intended for the Data Controller or persons appointed by it. You can refuse to provide browsing data by selecting the appropriate setting on your browser. In this regard, refer to the information published on the Google website and to the additional component of the browser for deactivating Google Analytics This choice, however, could prevent you from using all the features of the website. On the contrary, by accepting the use of cookies as described above and continuing browsing, the user provides free and unconditional consent to the processing of personal data by the Committee and Google in the manner and for the purposes indicated above. From the moment the user clicks on any icons of Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram etc., he is directed to the respective websites and receives from these cookies that are not under the control of the Data Controller. Finally, if the user arrives on the website after clicking on a banner posted on another website, he/she must know that the manager of the advertising network has assigned the necessary cookies to detect the throughput and the amount of any purchases made. The responsibility of the management of these cookies is the advertising network manager whose report is normally available on his/her institutional website.