Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text file stored on your computer or mobile device when visiting our website. 

Why we use cookies

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website.  Our website includes also third parties’ cookies.

Are all cookies the same?

Cookie can be classified as it follows.

Session cookies. These cookies are automatically erased when you close your browser.

Persistent cookies. These cookies remain on your device until they expire (in terms of minutes, days or years since the cookie creation/update).

Third-Party cookies.  These cookies are stored on behalf of third parties.

Cookies can be managed and deleted by setting your browser. However, this may prevent you from properly use certain features on our website.

For more information please visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.. 

How to manage cookies using our website

To give you the best experience on the cookie management side, we classify cookies of this website in four categories, based on their purpose: essential, comfort, performance, advertising.

You can enable and disable directly from this website each of the above cookie category (with the only ecception of essential cookies, which are strictly necessary).  In case of Third-Party cookies, this website will not use them after disabling (we cannot delete them).

Essential: These cookies are essential for websites and their features to work properly.  E.g.: authentication cookies.

Comfort: These cookies enable us to improve comfort and usability of websites and to provide various features. E.g.: comfort cookies can be used to store search results, language, character dimensions.

Performance: These cookies collect information about how you use websites. Performance cookies help us, for example, to identify especially popular areas of our website. In this way, we can adapt the content of our websites more specifically to your needs and thereby improve what we offer you.

Advertising: These cookies are used to send advertising and promotional information that is relevant to you, e.g. based on the web pages you visited.

CATEGORY NAME THIRD PARTY TIPOLOGY DESCRIPTION
Essential PHPSESSID Session This is a general purpose identifier used to maintain user session variable
_icl_current_language 24 hours Stores the current language
viewed_cookie_policy Persistent (1 year) This cookie indicates that the user has seen the cookie law banner.
Performance _ga GA

Link opt out

Persistent (2 years) Used to distinguish users.
_gid 24 hours
_gat_ Persistent (2 years) Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_.

Essential

These cookies are essential for websites and their features to work properly. E.g.: authentication cookies.


Comfort

These cookies enable us to improve comfort and usability of websites and to provide various features. E.g.: comfort cookies can be used to store search results, language, character dimensions.

Not applicable


Performance

These cookies collect information about how you use websites. Performance cookies help us, for example, to identify especially popular areas of our website. In this way, we can adapt the content of our websites more specifically to your needs and thereby improve what we offer you.


Advertising

These cookies are used to send advertising and promotional information that is relevant to you, e.g. based on the web pages you visited.

Not applicable