A. What cookies are and how they are used
A cookie is a small text file carrying bits of information about the activity of a user on a website and storing them on the device used to access the website.
Cookies do not harm your device and allow us to offer you a better browsing experience and quicker response on our website. Any additional information, including that allowing us to serve you ads, shall only be stored upon your prior consent to be given by continuing to browse the website or by any of the means specified below.
Often browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari etc.) are set to automatically accept cookies. However, users can change the default configuration, choosing to disable or delete cookies. This, however, may preclude the optimal use of some areas of the site.
During the navigation, in addition, the user may also receive on his terminal cookies from different sites (c.d. “third-party cookies”), set directly by the managers of these websites and used for the purposes and in the manner defined by these.
B. Type of cookies
Cookies, based on the characteristics and use, are categorized as follows:
a) Technical Cookies:
they are necessary for navigation on a website and for the use of its features (such as access to restricted areas and proper display), for this reason their disabling does not allow such activities.
Technical cookies are not used for other purposes and are divided into:
- navigation or session cookies: ensure normal navigation and use of the website;
- functionality cookies: allow the user to browse according to a set of selected criteria (e.g. language).
b) Performance cookies:
collect anonymous information on how users use the website, for example which pages they visit most often and the error messages they may receive during their visit. These cookies do not collect visitor identification information.
c) Profiling cookies:
are aimed at creating profiles related to the user and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the same in the context of surfing the net.
THIS SITE DOES NOT USE PROFILING COOKIES
C. Third party cookies
By visiting this website the user may also receive on his device cookies from sites managed by other organizations (“third parties cookies”): this happens because on the site may be present elements such as, for example, images, maps, specific links to website pages or web services.
For the purposes of information transparency, below is a list of third-party services on the site, the purposes and links to the information pages of the different services:
The site also includes certain components transmitted by Google Analytics, a web traffic analysis service provided by Google, Inc. ( “Google”). Again it comes to third-party cookies collected and managed anonymously to monitor and improve the performance of the host site (cookies performance).
Google Analytics uses “cookies” to collect and analyze anonymous information about site usage behavior (including your IP address). This information is collected by Google Analytics, which processes them in order to draw up reports for the operators about the activities on the websites themselves. This site does not use (and do not allow others to use) the Google analytics tool to track or collect personally identifiable information. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a user. Google can also communicate this information to third parties unless required by law or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. For more information, please see below given link: https://www.google.it/policies/privacy/partners/
You can selectively disable the action of installing Google Analytics on your browser component opt-out provided by Google. To disable the action of Google Analytics, please refer to the link given below: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Google Maps provides interactive maps that allow editorial operators include customizable interactive maps within their own web pages. This site may use Google Maps to provide detailed information on the location of the headquarters of the Company or of a specific exercise.
D. Cookie management
The user can decide whether or not to accept cookies, using the settings of their browser.
Here are the links to the information pages of the main browsers:
E. Other information about cookies