What are cookies and how we use them

This Statement illustrates in detail how this website is using cookies and also files like cookies and the technologies on your websites, for example the Local Shared Objects, also known as the 'Flash cookies', Web beacon, etc. We will refer to these ones generally as “cookies”. If you visit our website and your browser settings accept cookies, the use of our cookies will be considered as accepted.

What are cookies and how do they work?

Cookies are small files sent and memorized in your computer by the websites you visit. Cookies are memorized in the file directory of your browser. The next time you will visit the website, your browser will read the cookies and rebroadcast the information to the website or to the entity that has originally created the cookie. To know more about these technologies and about how they work, visit, for example, the allaboutcookies.org website.


Why are cookies used in this website?

In this website cookies are used to give you a more functional experience.


Basic functions

These cookies are essential to the functioning of our website and are the key to assure you an experience without problems. You can browse without interruptions, for example remembering the selected language and Country and preserving the authentication to the website reserved areas.


Improvement of the website

These cookies allow us to improve our website observing the way in which it's used. We do analytical profiling to understand, for example, the univocal users that read a particular page (to know what is more popular) or if a file has been visualized or downloaded. We also observe where the access to the contents is made from in order to know how to organize our website, to have an optimal user experience.

How can I manage cookies?

You can examine the available options to manage cookies in your browser. The browser can be used to manage cookies related to basic functions, to the improvement of the website, to the personalization and advertisement. Different browsers use different ways to disable cookies, but usually they're under the Toolbar or Options menu. You can also consult the Help menu of the browser. Beside the cookies managing, browsers usually allow you to control files that are similar to cookies, for example the Local Shared Objects, for example enabling the privacy mode of the browser. By disabling the cookies, some parts of the website could be unusable or could not function properly. If you delete your cookies from the browser, you could need to remind of installing again the cookies for which you did the opt-out.


For how long do we keep your information?

Depends on the kind of cookies. The cookies of the session expire when you close the browser. The persistent cookies, including the Local Shared Objects (‘Flash cookies'), have typical due dates that go from two months to a couple of years.


What should you know more?

It's possible that this Statement will be modified. However, in case this Statement would be modified in a substantial way, a notice will be published informing about such modification at the beginning of the Statement and on the website home page. We recommend you to check the Statement sometimes to inform about possible changes.