Privacy and Cookie Policy

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer by your browser. They’re used for many things, such as remembering whether you’ve visited the site before, so that you remain logged in – or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month. They contain information about the use of your computer but don’t include personal information about you (they don’t store your name, for instance). This policy explains how cookies are used on this website (the “Website”) and to provide information on how to reject or delete these cookie.

Cookies used in this Website

Following are the various types of cookies used according to the purposes of use.

  • Technical Cookies. This type of cookies allows the proper operation of certain sections of the Website. There are two categories: persistent (after closing the browser are not destroyed but remain up to a preset expiration date) and session (erased every time the browser is closed). These cookies are necessary then to view the Website and are only related to technical services offered and will therefore always used and posted, unless you change the settings in your browser.
    Name Purpose Retention
    PHP Session
    Session cookies about user consentDisplay detection to server responsive design
    pII_language Multilanguage preference 1 year
    User preferences 1 year


  • Analytics cookies (first-party). Cookies in this category are used to collect information about the Website. We will use this information only for statistical analysis (in aggregated and anonymous way) in order to make better use of the Website and to make the content more interesting and relevant to the wishes of users. This type of cookie collects data only in an anonymous user activity and how it arrived at the site.
  • Analytics cookies (third-party). The Website also includes certain components transmitted by Google Analytics, a web traffic analysis service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). These are third-party cookies collected and managed anonymously to monitor and improve the performance of the host site (performance cookie). Google Analytics uses cookies to collect and analyze anonymous information on the behavior of site usage. This information is collected by Google Analytics, which processes in order to prepare reports for the managers of the site about the activities on the website themselves. This site does not use (and do not allow third parties to use) the analysis tool of Google to track or collect personally identifiable information. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google or seek to link an IP address with the identity of a user. Google can also communicate this information to third parties unless required by law or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.For more information, please refer to these links: and can selectively disable the action of installing Google Analytics on your browser component of the opt-out provided by Google. To disable the action of Google Analytics, please refer to this link:
    Name Purpose Retention
    _atuvc Updates the counter on the social sharing feature on a website 2 years
    _atuvs Updates the counter on the social sharing feature on a website 2 years
    _utma Identifies the unique visitors 1 minute
    _utmb It determines whether or not to establish a new session for the user Session
    _utmc It determines whether or not to establish a new session for the user Session
    _utmt Determines the type of requesta 1 minute
    _utmz Determines the origin or referrer of the visitor 6 months
    _ga Used by Google to distinguish unique users 2 years
    _gat Universal used by Google Analytics to monitor and track visitor behavior on the site anonymously. 1 minute
  • Other third-party cookies and social plugins. This type of cookies incorporates features developed by third parties within the pages of our site as social icons and sharing widgets, videos, interactive maps and preferences expressed in social networks in order to share the contents of the site or for the use of services third-party software (such as software to generate maps and additional software that offer additional services). These cookies are sent from third-party domains and partner sites that offer their functionality in the pages of the Website. These cookies are not under our control. For more information on the Third Party uses cookies, you may want to visit the website of the Third Party.The most common use of social plugin is aimed at sharing content on social networks. The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites operated by Third parties. For the management of the information collected by these social networks, please refer to their respective privacy and cookie policy, and to the privacy (or configuration settings) page of your account.
  • Profiling, targeting and advertising cookies. This Website does not use these type of cookie.
  • Video (third party cookies stored when embedding or displaying a video)
    Youtube (Google). Cookie inserted and read by YouTube, LLC. YouTube enters this cookie when you watch a YouTube video through our website.

    Name Purpose Retention
    YSC Unique session id for that visitor Session
    VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Remebers YouTube player settings and style 240 days
    GEUP Unique session Id to identify the client displaying a YouTube video 2 years
    PREF Unique session Id to identify the client displaying a YouTube video 10 years
    GPS GPS data for mobile users 30 minutes

    Vimeo. Vimeo stores the following cookies: vuid, player, clips, ab_bs, sticky_brozar. The duration usually cookies associated with viewing a video varies from about two days to a few years after the last display. Our site has no control over these cookies, which appear to include information about the video, preferences and user behavior on the video you are viewing, and personal information if the user is logged in at Vimeo during the display. Vimeo may release cookie Google Adsense cookies.

  • Google Maps. These cookies are used by Google to store preferences and user information each time they visit web pages containing geographical maps of Google Maps. These cookies contain sufficient information to allow tracking. They are used only on pages where there is the Google map.
    Name Purpose Retention
    APISID Stores user preferences when accessing to a Google Map 2 years
    GMAIL_RTT Cookie related to Google services(as Google Maps or Gmail) Session
    GoogleAccountsLocale_session Google Maps session cookie Session
    HSID Stores user preferences when accessing to a Google Map 2 years
    NID Stores user preferences when accessing to a Google Map 6 months
    OGPC Stores user preferences when accessing to a Google Map 1 month
    PREF Stores user preferences when accessing to a Google Map 2 years
    SAPISID Stores user preferences when accessing to a Google Map 2 years
    SID Ricorda le preferenze di settaggio dell’utente (per esempio livello di zoom impostato) 2 years
    SSID Stores user preferences when accessing to a Google Map 2 years
  • Other third party cookies. We are not always able to control cookies that are stored by third parties through our Website. This, in particular, can occur when the page contains the so-called embedded elements: texts, documents , pictures or short videos that are stored elsewhere, but are displayed in or through our website. Therefore, if the Website was detected a cookie of this type is not present in the list provided, please let us know. Alternatively, please contact those third parties directly involved and ask questions about the cookies they send, to what purpose, what is their life like and ensure the privacy of users.


If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by us, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer (including those from this visit) as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile device you will need to refer to your handset manual.


By accessing the Website, you agree that this cookie policy will apply whenever you access the Website on any device. Any changes to this policy will be posted here. We reserve the right to vary this policy from time to time and such changes shall become effective as soon as they are posted. Your continued use of the Website constitutes your agreement to all such changes.

For any information regarding your privacy and this policy, please contact us.