Last updated: December 2016
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that the sites visited by users send to their terminals, where they are memorised in order to be retransmitted to the same sites on successive visits. Cookies are used for various purposes, they have many characteristics, and can be used both by the owner of the site being visited and by third parties.
Here follows all information on the cookies installed on this Site, and the necessary directions on how to manage the preferences that regard them.
Technical cookies which do not require consent
Used in the Site:
- Cookies related to activities strictly needed for the Site to function and for the service to be delivered. We use these cookies, both session cookies and persistent cookies.
- Cookies related to preference saving and optimisation activities. We use these cookies, they are persistent cookies.
- Analytics cookies used directly by the Site owner to collect information in aggregate form. Such cookies are both session and persistent cookies.
To clarify, “session” cookies are automatically deleted when navigation of the site is complete, while the “persistent” ones remain memorised on the device used for a predefined period of time, also serving to facilitate successive visits, such as those which allow you to avoid re-entering your access details to restricted areas of the Site.
Consent is not required for any technical cookies, therefore they are installed automatically upon accessing the Site.
Cookies which require consent
Any cookies which are different from the technical ones mentioned above are only installed or activated following the express consent of the user on their first visit to the Site. Consent can be expressed in a general way, by interacting with the brief information banner found on the website landing page (for instance by closing the banner or scrolling the page or clicking on any of its elements); or it can be provided selectively, using the following methods. A record of this consent is kept for successive visits. Nevertheless, the user always maintains the right to revoke previously expressed consent in full or in part .
Cookies managed by third-parties are also installed via this site. Here follows some indications regarding these third parties, a link to the relative policy and the form which contains information on data use in order to express or deny consent for the installation of said cookies. It is also possible to express your consent by closing this page or navigating to another page within the Site.
Specific categories and advertising cookies
Used to deliver advertisements based on the interests shown though navigation and (i) to send advertisements to individuals who have previously visited this Site (re-targeting cookies); (ii) to share contents on social networks (social network cookies); (iii) to manage statistics, also in disaggregated form (statistics cookies).
It is also possible to manage cookie preferences via your browser
If you do not know the type and version of browser you are using, click “Help” at the top of your browser window, where you can access all the necessary information.
However, if you know your browser, select the one you are using to access the manage cookie page.