What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment by visited websites; they are stored in the user’s terminal equipment to be then re-transmitted to the websites on the user’s subsequent visits to those websites. They are used for several purposes, they have different features and may be used both by the owner of the website you are now navigating and by other websites (“third party” cookies). As shown below you will find all the information on cookies stored by this website as well as all the information you need to manage your cookie preferences.
What kinds of Cookies do we use?
Technical cookies, for which the user’s consent is not required are:
- Cookies relating with strictly necessary activities to make the service work and be provided.
- Cookies relating with preferences “save” activities and optimization activities.
- Statistics cookies directly used by the site’s administrator to collect information in aggregate form.
Users’ prior consent is not necessary to install all these technical cookies that are therefore directly installed when the user accesses the website.
Cookies that need user’s prior consent
All other non-technical cookies, different from the above mentioned ones, can be installed or activated only if the user has given prior explicit consent (opt-in) the first time he navigates the website. Consent can be expressed in broader terms through a banner placed in the landing page according to the instructions on the banner (by removing the banner through a click or clicking on the button OK or scrolling down the page or clicking on any other element of the page) Specific consent can also be given through the selection of individual cookies as illustrated below. The manager of the site will then have to keep track of such consent through a (technical) cookie in order not to display the information notice on subsequent visits made by the user on the website. However, the user has always the right to revoke and / or to partly disable the prior consent .
Third party’s cookies
Social network cookies
These are used to share content on social network sites. Here below you will find a list of the third parties that manage them and for each of them the link to the page where you can get their information notice and express your consent.
Facebook policy on user collected data
(find Facebook in the list)
Managed by third parties for statistical purposes., these can also be disaggregated. Here below you will find a list of the third parties that manage them and for each of them the link to the page where you can get their information notice and express your consent.
Remember that you can manage your cookie preferences also through the browser settings.
If you don’t know which web browser and version you’re using you can get all the information by clicking on the button “help” on the browser window. If you already know which is your web browser please click on one of the following links to access to the settings page