1. WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small text files that the websites visited by the user (so-called ‘publisher’ or ‘first party’ websites) or else different websites or web servers (so-called ‘third parties’) use to place and store information in the browser. They are mainly used to monitor and improve the performance of the website by analysing user behaviour, to customize site pages and remember user preferences.
2. TYPES OF COOKIES
Cookies can be divided into two main categories: technical and profiling cookies
ensure the correct functioning of the website and allow users to browse the website. Without technical cookies, the services available on the website may partially or totally not be provided. These cookies are essential for browsing the site and providing users with the services requested, therefore they do not require user consent. Technical cookies can be blocked or removed by changing browser settings. However, if users block or remove cookies, they may not be able to access to some sections of the website or to use some of the services offered.
In respect of duration, technical cookies can also be classified as session cookies, which are deleted immediately on closing of the browser, and persistent cookies, which are stored on user’s device until they expire .
Technical cookies can be further divided into:
essential cookies, which are essential for the functioning of the website, and allow the user to browse the website and to use its features;
analytics cookies, which are used to collect information anonymously, to quantify the number of users and to know their behaviour within the website;
functional cookies, which allow users to browse the site according to a series of selected criteria (e.g. language), in order to improve user experience.
are used to trace specific actions or recurring behavioural patterns back to specific identified or identifiable subjects; this is aimed in turn to enable the data controller to, inter alia, provide increasingly customized services and send targeted advertising messages that are in line with the preferences expressed by the user in the context of web-browsing activities. This Site does not use profiling cookies.
3. COOKIES ON THIS WEBSITE
The following technical cookies are currently used on this website:
Link to page describing installed cookies: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage
Link to page for downloading the tool used to disable the installation of these cookies: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout;
Third-party cookies are managed by the subjects listed above, acting as autonomous controllers of processing of the data collected, according to the respective privacy notices, which can be found at the links above.
4. COOKIE MANAGEMENT
By disabling technical cookies, the website may not be accessible or certain services and specific features of the website could be unavailable or not work properly.
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