Privacy and cookie information

Legal basis of the processing

This site processes data mainly based on the consent of users. Consent is given via the banner at the bottom of the page, or via use or consultation of the site, as conclusive behaviour. By using or consulting the site, visitors and users approve this privacy policy and consent to the processing of their personal data in relation to the methods and purposes described below, including any disclosure to third parties if necessary for the provision of a service. Through the communication or service request forms, further consent is collected relating to the specific purpose of the service.
The provision of data and therefore consent to the collection and processing of data is optional,  the User can deny consent, and can revoke a consent already given at any time ( via the banner at the bottom of the page or the browser settings for cookies, or the Contact link). However, denying consent may make it impossible to provide certain services and the browsing experience on the site would be compromised.
The data for the security of the site and for the prevention of abuse and SPAM, as well as the data for the analysis of site traffic (statistics) in aggregate form, are processed on the basis of the legitimate interest of the Data Controller in the protection of the site and the users themselves. In such cases the user always has the right to object to the processing of data (see par. User rights).  

Purpose of the processing

 The processing of data collected by the site, in addition to the purposes connected, instrumental and necessary for the provision of the service, is aimed at the following purposes:

- Statistics (analysis)

Collection of data and information in an exclusively aggregated and anonymous form in order to verify the correct functioning of the site. None of this information is related to the natural person-User of the site, and does not allow identification in any way. Consent is not required

- Safety

Collection of data and information in order to protect the security of the site (anti-spam filters, firewalls, virus detection) and of the Users and to prevent or unmask fraud or abuse to the detriment of the website. The data is recorded automatically and may also include personal data (IP address) which could be used, in accordance with the laws in force on the subject, in order to block attempts to damage the site itself or to cause damage to other users, or in any case harmful activities or constituting a crime. These data are never used to identify or profile the User and are deleted periodically. Consent is not required.

- Ancillary Activities

Communicate the data to third parties who perform functions necessary or instrumental to the operation of the service (e.g. comments box), and to allow third parties to carry out technical, logistical and other activities on our behalf. Suppliers have access only to the personal data that is necessary to carry out their tasks, and undertake not to use the data for other purposes, and are required to process personal data in accordance with current regulations.

Collected data

This site collects user data in two ways.

- Data collected automatically

While Users are browsing, the following information may be collected and stored in the site's server (hosting) log files: 
- address internet protocol (IP);
- type of browser;
- parameters of the device used to connect to the site;
- name of internet service provider (ISP);
- date and time of visit;
- web page of origin of the visitor (referral) and exit;
- possibly the number of clicks.
This data is used for statistical and analysis purposes, in exclusively aggregate form. The IP address is used exclusively for security purposes and is not cross-referenced with any other data.

- Data provided voluntarily

The site may collect other data in case of voluntary use of services by users, such as commenting and communication services (contact forms, comment boxes), and will be used exclusively for the provision of the requested service.:
- name;
- email address.

Place of Processing

The data collected by the site are processed at the headquarters of the Data Controller, and at the web Hosting data center (VHosting Solution s.r.l), which is responsible for data processing, processing the data on behalf of the owner, is located in European Economic Area and acts in compliance with European standards.

Data Retention Period

The data collected by the site during its operation are kept for the time strictly necessary to carry out the specified activities. Upon expiration, the data will be deleted or anonymized, unless there are no further purposes for storing them.
The data (IP address) used for site security purposes (blocking attempts to damage the site) are kept for 30 days.
Data for analytics (statistical) purposes are stored in aggregate form for 24 months.

Transfer of collected data to third parties

The data collected by the site is generally not provided to third parties, except in specific cases: legitimate request by the judicial authority and only in the cases provided for by law; if it is necessary for the provision of a specific service requested by the User; for carrying out security or site optimization checks.

Transfer of data to non-EU countries

This site may share some of the data collected with services located outside the European Union area. In particular with Google, Facebook and Microsoft (LinkedIn) through social plugins and the Google Analytics service. Transfer is authorized based on specifications decisions of the European Union and of the Guarantor for the protection of personal data, in particular Decision 1250/2016 ( Privacy Shield - qui la information page of the Italian Guarantor), for which no further consent is required. The companies mentioned above guarantee their adherence to the Privacy Shield.


This site uses cookies, text files that are recorded on the user's terminal or that allow access to information on the user's terminal. Cookies allow us to store information on visitor preferences, are used to verify the correct functioning of the site and to improve its functionality by customizing the content of the pages based on the type of browser used, or to simplify navigation by automating the procedures (e.g. Login, site language), and finally for the analysis of the use of the site by visitors.
This site uses the following categories of cookies:
- technical cookies, used for the sole purpose of transmitting an electronic communication, to guarantee correct display of the site and navigation inside it. Furthermore, they allow us to distinguish between the various connected users in order to provide a requested service to the right user (Login), and for site security reasons. Some of these cookies are deleted when the browser is closed (session cookies), others have a longer duration (such as the cookie necessary to retain the user's consent in relation to the use of cookies, which lasts 1 year). Consent is not required for these cookies
- analysis cookies used directly by the site manager to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site itself. They are assimilated to technical cookies if the service is anonymized.
- profiling and marketing cookies, used exclusively by third parties other than the owner of this site to collect information on user behavior during browsing, and on interests and consumption habits, also for the purpose of providing personalized advertising.
Clicking OK on the banner present when you first access the site or by browsing the site, the visitor expressly consents to the use of cookies and similar technologies, and in particular to the registration of such cookies on his terminal for the purposes indicated above, or to access through cookies to information on your terminal.

Disabling Cookies

The user can refuse the use of cookies and can revoke a consent already given at any time. Since cookies are linked to the browser used, THEY CAN BE DISABLED DIRECTLY FROM THE BROWSER, thus refusing/withdrawing consent to the use of cookies, or via the banner at the bottom of the page.
DISABLETING COOKIES MAY PREVENT THE CORRECT USE OF SOME FUNCTIONS OF THE SITE ITSELF, in particular the services provided by third parties may not be accessible, and therefore may not be viewable:
- videos from YouTube or other video sharing services;
- the social buttons of social networks;
- Google maps.
The instructions for disabling cookies can be found on the following web pages:
Mozilla Firefox -  Microsoft Internet ExplorerMicrosoft EdgeGoogle ChromeOperaApple Safari

Third party cookies

This site also acts as an intermediary for third-party cookies (such as buttons for social networks), used to provide additional services and features to visitors and to simplify the use of the site itself, or to provide personalized advertising. This site has no control over their cookies entirely managed by third parties and does not have access to the information collected through these cookies. Information on the use of these cookies and their purposes, as well as on how to disable them, are provided directly by third parties on the pages indicated below.
SI would like to remind you that generally the tracking of users does not involve identification of the same, unless the User is already registered with the service and is also already logged in, in which case it is understood that the User has already expressed his consent directly to the third party when registering for the relevant service (e.g. Facebook).
This site uses cookies from the following third parties.

- Google inc

For information on the use of data and their processing by Google, it is recommended to read the Google privacy policy</a > and of  How we use data by Google when using partner sites or apps.

-Google Analytics: 

used to analyze the use of the site by users, compile reports on site activities and user behavior, check how often users visit the site, how the site is tracked and which pages are visited most frequently. The information is combined with information collected from other sites in order to create a comparative picture of the use of the site compared to other sites in the same category.
Data collected: browser identifier, date and time of interaction with the site, page of origin, IP address.
Place of data processing: European Union as the anonymisation of the service is active.
The data collected does not allow the personal identification of users, and is not cross-referenced with other information relating to the same person. They are treated in aggregate form and anonymized (truncated at the last octet). On the basis of a specific agreement, Google Inc. is prohibited from cross-referencing such data with that obtained from other services.
Further information on Google Analytics cookies can be found on the page Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites.
The user can selectively disable (opt-out) the collection of data by Google Analytics by installing the special component provided by Google (opt out).</span >

- YouTube:

Platform, owned by Google, for sharing videos. Cookies are set when the page containing the embed is accessed, and when the video is started, and do not allow the User to be identified unless they are already logged in to their Google profile.
For the videos on the site the option " has been activated enhanced privacy</span > (no cookies)" which ensures that YouTube does not store information about visitors unless they voluntarily play the video.
Data collected: number and behavior of users of the service, IP address, information linking visits to the site to the Google account for users already logged in, preferences for viewing videos.
Place of data processing: USA.

Plunig Social Network

This site also incorporates plugins and/or buttons in order to allow easy sharing of content on your favorite social networks. When you visit a page of our website that contains a plugin, your browser connects directly to the servers of the social network from where the plugin is loaded, which server can track your visit to our website and, where appropriate, associate it to your social account, in particular if you are logged in at the time of the visit or if you have recently browsed one of the websites containing social plugins. If you do not want the social network to record data relating to your visit to our website, you must log out of your social network account and, probably, delete the cookies that the social network has installed in your browser.</span >
They are installed on this site plugins with advanced user privacy protection functions, which do not send cookies or access the cookies present on the User's browser when the page is opened but only after clicking on the plugin.
The collection and use of information by these third parties are governed by their respective privacy policies to which please refer.

- Facebook ( cookie information link)

- (X) Twitter ( cookie information link)

- Instagram ( cookie information link).

Safety Measures

We process visitor/user data lawfully and correctly, adopting appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification or unauthorized destruction of data. We are committed to protecting the security of your personal data while it is being sent by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information in transit. The processing is carried out using IT and/or telematic tools, with organizational methods and with logic strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the Data Controller, in some cases, categories of persons involved in the organization of the site or external parties (such as third-party technical service providers, hosting providers) may have access to the data.

User Rights

Pursuant to European Regulation 679/2016 (GDPR) the User may, according to the methods and within the limits established by current legislation, exercise the following rights:
- object in whole or in part, for legitimate reasons, to the processing of personal data concerning him for the purposes of sending advertising material or direct sales or for carrying out market research or commercial communication;
- request confirmation of the existence of personal data concerning him (right of access);
- know its origin;
- receive intelligible communication;
- have information about the logic, methods and purposes of the processing;
- request its updating, rectification, integration, cancellation, transformation into anonymous form, blocking of data processed in violation of the law, including those no longer necessary for the pursuit of the purposes for which they were collected;
- in cases of processing based on consent, receive, at the sole cost of any support, your data provided to the owner, in a structured and readable form by a data processor and in a format commonly used by an electronic device;
- the right to lodge a complaint with the Supervisory Authority (Privacy Guarantor - link to the Guarantor's page);
- as well as, more generally, exercise all the rights recognized by the current legal provisions.
Requests should be addressed to the Data Controller.

Treatment Subjects

The data controller pursuant to the laws in force is the site administrator,, who can be contacted via the section CONTACTS (link at the bottom of the page) .
Google is responsible for the processing, processing data on behalf of the owner (Google Analytics) on the basis of a specific agreement.


This privacy policy was updated as of September 25, 2023

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