The table below describes different types of cookies which may be used on the website, together with their function and duration (i.e. the amount of time each cookie will remain on your device).
What are cookies?
Cookies are information technology files or partial data which might be saved on your computer (or other devices able to surf the Internet, e.g. smartphones or tablets) when you visit a website. A cookie usually contains the name of the website it comes from, its “life duration” (i.e., the amount of time the cookie will remain on your device), and a value, which is a unique and randomly generated number.
What kind of cookies do we use?
On our website, two types of cookies can be used: “session cookies” and “persistent cookies”. “Session cookies” are temporary cookies which remain on your device only for the amount of time you are on the website. A “persistent cookie” remains on your device much longer or until you delete it manually (the amount of time the cookie remains on your device will depend on the cookies’ “life duration” and on the settings on your browser).
Cookies used on the website
|Type of Cookie||What do they do?||Do these cookies collect my personal data/ identify me ?|
|Necessary||These cookies are essential for the proper website functioning; they allow people to navigate the website and to take advantage of all its features such as the memorization of the previous actions (e.g. inserted texts) when you return to a page during the same session.||These cookies do not identify you as an individual. If you do not accept them, the website or the performance of some of its sections may be affected.|
|Performance||These cookies help us understand how users interact with our websites providing us with the information related to a visited section, the amount of time passed on the website or any problem they have encountered, e.g. an error message. This helps us improve our website performance.||These cookies do not identify you as an individual. All the data is collected and combined anonymously.|
|Functionality||These cookies allow our website to remember your choices (for example, the username, the language, or the region you are in) to provide you with a personalized online experience. They can also allow users to interact with social tools, such as blogs or forums.||The information collected by these cookies can include identifying personal information which you provided, for example your username or profile image. If you do not accept the use of these cookies, the performance and functionality of the website may be affected and access to the contents of the website may be limited.|
Do we use third parties’ cookies?
We make use of suppliers which can also set cookies on your device on our behalf when you visit our website to allow them to supply specific services. If you wish to have more information about these cookies, together with information about how to avoid these cookies, please take a look at the cookies’ table.
When you visit our website you may receive cookies from other websites or third party domains. We do our best to identify these cookies before their use so that we can let you decide if you wish to accept them or not. More information about these cookies may be available on the concerned third parties’ website.
How can I check or cancel cookies?
The majority of Internet browsers are initially set to accept cookies automatically. You can modify these settings to block or to receive notification that cookies have been sent to your device. There are many ways of managing cookies. We invite you to refer to the instruction manual or to the help page of your browser to discover how to regulate or modify your browser settings. If you disable the cookies we use, it may influence your experience on our website, for example, you will not be able to visit some sections or receive personalized information when you visit our website.
If you use different devices to view and access our website (e.g. computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.), you need to make sure that each browser on each device is set to indicate your cookies preferences.
Further specific information
Session/Temporary These cookies are deleted from your device when you leave the website.
Permanent/ Persistent These cookies are not deleted from your device when you leave the website. They stay on your device for a longer period.
|Cookie used||Purpose||Duration||Type||Further information|
|Analytic/ Tracking||Provides the anonymous/combined information on where you go and what you do on our and other websites.||Session and permanent||Third party||Google Analytics for information on Google Analytics click here https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage|
|Social media/ sharing||Allows you to share comments/feedback /pages/bookmarks and helps to make access to social networks and Internet social tools easier.||It depends on the choice of the service supplier||Third parties||Facebook
For information on Facebook’s social plugins click here https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info-on-other#socialplugin
For information on Twitter click here https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=it
For information on LinkedIn click here http://it.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy
For information on Google+ click here http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/cookies/
For further information on Addthis click here http://www.addthis.com/privacy/privacy-policy
|Other||They support many different functions on our website.||Session, Persistent||Third party||maps.google.com
For information on maps.google.com click here
How to disable cookies through your browser configuration
For further information, depending on the browser you are using, we suggest the following link list for disabling cookies on the most common browsers:
· To disable cookies on Firefox https://support.mozilla.org/it/kb/Attivare%20e%20disattivare%20i%20cookie
· To disable cookies on Chrome http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/managing/
· To disable cookies on Internet Explorer http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11
· To disable cookies on Safari https://support.apple.com/it-it/HT201265
· To disable cookies on Opera http://help.opera.com/Mac/12.10/it/cookies.html
How to disable third party service cookies?
Google services http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/html/blocked-cookies.html
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