Cookie Policy.

This website is in conformity with the law on the use of cookies.

To provide our services efficiently and to enable certain functionalities, we install small text files called cookies on your device. The cookies are stored on your device and at your next visit to this same Site, the browser sends back this information.  A cookie cannot access any other information on the user’s hard disk or transmit computer viruses or acquire e-mail addresses. Every cookie is unique for the user’s web browser.

This site uses no personalisation cookies or advertising cookies. The site does, however, allow the installation of cookies by third-party systems.

If you would like to know more about the use of cookies in the website and how to disable them, please read all of this cookie policy.


Indispensible and functional cookies

These cookies, called “technical cookies”, are essential to enable you to move around the website and use its different features. Without these cookies certain necessary services cannot be used, so they will therefore always be used and sent, unless the user changes his/her browser settings (read on for instructions on how to change settings). By browsing this website, you accept the fact that these cookies may be installed on your device.
In accordance with section 122.1 of the Italian Privacy Code (in the current wording following the coming into effect of Italian Legislative Decree 69/2012), “technical” cookies may be used even without the consent of the person concerned. The European body, which brings together all the Data Protection Authorities of the various Member States (the so-called "Article 29" Group), clarified in Opinion 4/2012 (WP194), entitled “Cookie Consent Exemption”, which are the types of cookies that do not required prior informed consent from the user:

1) user-input cookies (session-id), for the duration of a session or persistent cookies limited to a few hours in some cases;
2) authentication cookies, to identify the user once he/she has logged in, for the duration of a session;
3) user‑centric security cookies, used to detect authentication abuses, for a limited persistent duration;
4) multimedia content player cookies, such as cookies for flash players, for the duration of a session;
5) load balancing cookies, for the duration of a session;
6) user‑interface customisation cookies, for the duration of a session (or slightly longer);
7) third‑party social plug‑in content‑sharing cookies, for logged‑in members of a social network.

Third-party cookies

While browsing the site you may also receive cookies on your device, which integrate third-party functionalities such as icons and content sharing on social networks or the use of third-party software services (such as map software and other software offering additional services). These cookies are sent from third-party domains and from partner sites that offer their functionalities on the pages of the site. In other words, these cookies are set directly by website providers or servers other than the site.

These types of cookies are the direct and exclusive responsibility of the third party. The user is therefore advised to read third party policies regarding privacy and the use of cookies directly on the website of the respective providers, listed below.


The site uses certain Google Inc. services and in particular Google Maps, Google Books, Youtube, Google Analytics to report website usage statistics.

For more information on the processing of personal data by Google, go to the page Privacy Policy.

Other information on privacy and the use of cookies by Google Analytics can be found directly on the Google Analytics website by clicking on the following link:
Google also provides a specific component for Google Analytics optout
 Place of processing: USA


The site allows content sharing with the social network Facebook, service provided by Facebook Inc.

For more information on the processing of personal data by Facebook, go to the page Data Policy

Place of processing: USA


The site allows content sharing with the social network Twitter, service provided by Twitter Inc.
 For more information on the processing of personal data by Twitter, go to Twitter’s Privacy Policy page

Place of processing: USA


You can refuse to give consent to the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate setting on your browser.  
Click on the links below for explanations on how to disable the cookies for the most popular browsers (we suggest you find this option in the software help function for any other browsers).
Internet Explorer
Google Chrome
Mozilla Firefox
OperaApple Safari 

How to delete cookies already stored on the device

Even if you block the use of third party cookies, cookies could have already been stored on your device. For technical reasons it is impossible to delete these cookies directly, but your browser allows them to be deleted through the settings in the privacy policy. In fact, among the browser options is  “Delete browsing history”, which can be used to delete cookies, website data and plugins.