Privacy policy

This section describes the modalities for site management regarding the management of users’ personal data. The policy concerns procedures, timing and nature of the information which data controllers must provide to the users when they connect to Web pages, regardless of the purpose of the connection.

Data protection location and authorized personnel

The data related to the services on this Website will be handled at this site internet service provider’s headquarters and at data controller’s headquarters.The data are managed only by authorized personnel, including maintenance and administration operations on the elaboration systems.

Types of handled data (Navigation data and technically necessary)

Computer systems and software procedures used for the correct website operation acquire, during their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the Internet communication protocols. This information is not collected to be associated with a specific person but, for their nature, could identify users through processing and association with personal data held by third parties. This data category includes IP addresses or computer domain names used by users connecting to the Website, addresses of the requested resources in Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) notation, requested time, method used to submit a specific request to the server, size of the file obtained in reply, numerical code indicating the status of the server response (successful, error, etc.) and other parameters related to the operating system and to the user’s IT environment. These data are used only for anonymous statistical information purposes on the Website use and to check its correct operation; they are deleted immediately after processing. Data could be used to verify the responsibility in case of computer crimes against the Website.

Profiling data

Profiling data relate to custom or end user’s choice are not directly acquired. It is still possible that this information is acquired by autonomous and distinct subjects through links or third party elements. See also the Cookies section.


The Website uses cookies to transmit personal information. In particular, session, preference and navigation cookies are used. Some of these are stored on the user’s computer for a few months and they don’t disappear when the browser is closed; their use is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifying marks (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) necessary to enable a secure and efficient web navigation; moreover, they avoid the use of other technologies that could compromise the user’s privacy and they do not allow the acquisition of user personal identification data. Finally, the Website incorporates third party cookies (autonomous) that investigate also profiling activities; for these actions look at the relevant third parties’ Website.

Types of Internet Cookies

Type: Systems Cookies
Function: Required for the proper functioning of the site (i.e. session’s ID, language selection)
Duration: Persistent

Type: Analytics/Tracking
Function: Provides aggregated and anonymous information about the pages visited and the time spent navigating our site
Duration: Persistent, session and third party
More info: Google Analytics

Type: Social Media/Sharing
Function: They allow you to share comments, ratings, pages or bookmarks and help getting access to social networks and social tools on the Internet
Duration: Persistent, session and third party

Type: Cross-site tracking
Function: Provides aggregated information about user’s activities on the site, with reference to the Websites visited before and after the navigation on our site
Duration: Persistent, session and third party
More info: Currently we do not use these types of feature in our Website

Type: Data domain beacon
Function: Tracking the behavior of visitors on Websites, Web beacons can provide information about users activities on websites and the IP addresses to third parties
Duration: Persistent, session and third party
More info: Currently we do not use these types of feature in our Website

To browse the site without having cookies stored in your computer beyond the current session, you can activate the anonymous navigation by pressingCTRL + SHIFT + P with Firefox and Internet Explorer, while CTRL + SHIFT + N with Google Chrome.

Purposes of the processing operations, communication and dissemination of data

User’s personal data may be used only in order to perform the requested services and may be disclosed to external third parties only when necessary thereto. Services include: usage and mere consultation of the website, newsletter subscription and reception, contact requests, etc. Some services display dedicated information. In any case, no data derived from Web services is disseminated or published without the user’s prior approval. Finally, please note that in some cases (not subject to the ordinary management) Public Authorities can also request personal information, to which the data controller is obliged to reply.

Applicable regulation

The European and Italian legislation is applied to personal data management, in particular the Legislative Decree 30 June 2003, n . 196 and subsequently amended and supplemented, as well as measures of the Data Protection Supervisor.