Cookie Policy


Cookies are short fragments of text (letters and/or numbers) that enable the web server to store on the client (browser) information to be reused during the same visit to the web site (session cookies) or later, even at a distance of days (persistent cookies). Cookies are stored, according to user preferences, by the browser used on the specific device (computer, tablet, smartphone).


The site uses cookies and similar technologies to ensure the correct operation of the procedures and improve the user experience of its online applications. This document provides detailed information about the use of cookies and similar technologies, how they are used and how to manage them.


First-party cookies are generated and used by the operator of the site which the user is browsing. Technical cookies are limited to the transmission of session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) that allow for safe and efficient navigation of the website. Performance cookies are used for statistical purposes, to detect unique users, the content displayed or downloaded, etc., one example is Google Analytics. The data is stored anonymously and is used in an aggregate form.


When visiting a web site you may receive cookies from both the site visited ("proprietary"), or from web sites operated by other organizations ("third parties"). A notable example is represented by the presence of "social plugins" for Facebook, Twitter, Google and LinkedIn. These are parts of the visited page generated directly by these sites and integrated into the host site's page. The most common use of social plugins is to share content on social networks.
The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites operated by third parties. The processing of the information collected by "third parties" is governed by their own privacy policies, which the user is advised to refer to.


Cookies used to send different versions of a web page for marketing purposes and also to:

  • Show relevant and customized ads
  • Limit the number of times each ad is shown
  • Measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign(s)
  • Remember your visit and share the data collected with third parties such as advertisers. Often these cookies are linked to the operation of the referring third party's web site.


Users can decide whether to accept or decline cookies by using the settings in their browser.
Warning: Disabling all or part of the technical cookies may make it impossible to use the features of the site reserved for registered users. However, all public content remains available even if all cookies are fully disabled.