Cookies policy

Informative on the use of Cookies

This website uses cookies and similar technologies to ensure the proper functioning of procedures and improve the experience of use of online applications. This document provides detailed information on the use of cookies and similar technologies, how they are used by this website and how to manage them.


Cookies are short pieces of text (letters and/or numbers) that allow the web server to store on the client (the browser) information to be reused during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or later, even after days (persistent cookies). Cookies are stored, according to user preferences from a single browser on the specific devise being used (computer, tablet, smartphone). Similar technologies, such as web beacons, clear GIFs and all forms of local storage introduced with HTML5, can be used to gather information on user behavior and use of services. Later in this document will refer to cookies and other similar technologies by simply using the term “cookies”.

Type of Cookies

Based on the characteristics and use of cookies, we can distinguish several categories:

First-Party Cookies. These cookies are originated by the website that created them and they are set by the website visited by user, whose address appears in the URL windows. These types of cookies allow the efficient functioning of the website and contain information about users preferences.

Strictly necessary Cookies. These cookies are essential for the proper functioning of the website; they are used to manage the login and the access to reserved functions of the site. Their duration is strictly limited to the working session (when the browser is closed the cookies are cancelled).

Analysis and performance Cookies. These cookies are used to collect and analyze traffic and use the site anonymously. These cookies, even without identifying the user, allow to detect if the same user returns to connect at different times. They also allow to monitor the system and improve its performance and usability. The deactivation of these cookies can be executed without an loss of functionality.

Profiling Cookies. These are permanent cookies used to identify (also on an aggregate anonymous basis) user preferences to improve the browsing experience. This website does not use this type of cookies.

Third Party Cookies. Visiting a website, user browser can receive cookies both from the visited site (“owners”) and from websites maintained by other organizations (“third parties”). A notable example is the presence of “social plugins” for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn. Those parts of the visited page are directly generated by the above mentioned sites and are integrated into the host site page. The most common use of social plugins is aimed at sharing content on social networks. The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites operated by third parties. The management of the information collected by “third parties” shall be governed by the relevant information to which you are kindly invited to refer. The use of the information by “third parties” is regulated by their respective informative notes to which we ask you to refer to.

To ensure greater transparency and convenience, the web addresses of different information and ways to manage cookies are provided below.

Facebook informative: Facebook (configuration): Go to your account’s privacy section.

Twitter informative: Twitter (configuration):

Linkedin informative: Linkedin (configuration):

Google+ informative: Google+ (configuration): Analytics

This website includes may also include certain components transmitted by Google Analytics, a web traffic analysis service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Also in this case those are third-party cookies collected and managed anonymously to monitor and improve the performance of the host site (performance cookie). Google Analytics uses “cookies” to collect and analyze anonymous information on user behavior (including user IP address). Such information are registered by Google Analytics, which processes them in order to prepare reports about the activities on this website for the website operators. This website does not use (and do not allow third parties to use) the analysis tool of Google 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. For any additional information, please refer to the following link:

The user can selectively disable Google Analytics cookies, installing on its browser the opt-out component provided by Google. To opt-out Google Analytics, please refer to the following link:

Notwithstanding the above mentioned, we inform that the user may use Your Online Choices. Through this service it’s possible to manage tracking preferences of most advertising tools. The data owner therefore recommends users to use such resource in addition to the information provided by the present document.

Cookies Duration

Some cookies (session cookies) remain active only until the user closes the browser or executes the logout. Other cookies “survive” the closure of the browsing session and are also available in future visits. These cookies are known as persistent cookies and their duration is set by the server at the time of their creation. In some cases they have a limited duration, in some other cases they are unlimited. Navigating the pages of this website, the user can interact with sites operated by third parties sites that may use persistent or profiling cookies.

Managing Cookies

The user can decide to accept the use of cookies of this website clicking on the ok button on the banner or scrolling the page. At any time the user can decide to change cookies setting on the browser. Warning: Disabling partially or completely Strictly necessary Cookies, some services or functionality of the website may be reduced. Deselecting third party cookies does not affect the correct access to the website. Settings can be defined and changed specifically on the basis of the sites and web applications. The most sophisticated browsers allow to the define different settings for “owners” cookies and those of “third party”. By way of example, in Firefox, Menu Instruments->Options ->Privacy, it is possible to access to the control panel, where it is possible to select or deselect cookies. Chrome: Firefox: Internet Explorer: Opera: Safari:

Cookies used on this website

– Technical and session cookies

– third party cookies (specifically Google Analytics, Facebook).


We will constantly update the present policy.

Edition 2/2015 – Last Modified on 27th May 2015