According to REGULATION (EU) 2016/ 679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, as well as the cookies policy of this web site:

You can reach the Controller is Imeta S.r.l. calling the telephone number +39 0521 16 88 811, alternatively sending an e-mail to

Personal data

It means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (‘data subject’); an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person;

Web browsing information

Informatics systems and the software designated for the functioning of this web site may acquire, during their ordinary function, some personal data of yours whose transmission is implied in the use of the Internet communication protocols. This information is not collected to be connected to people for identification, but – by its nature, may let third parties identify users by the elaboration and association of those of data obtained from third parties. This category of data include IP addresses, names and domains of the computers used by the users to connect to the web site, the URI (Uniform Resources Identifier), the time of the request, the method used to transfer the request to the server, the dimension of the file obtained, the numerical code indicating the responding status of the server (successful, error, etc), and other parameters with regards to the computer system of the user. These data are used only to get anonym statistics information on the website use and to check its correct functioning. Defense in court – User’s personal data may be used by the controller in trial, or in the previous stages to its establishment, as a defense against abuses of their use or the services connected to them by the User. Data may be used to verify responsibility in case of informatics hypothetical crimes against the web site. Maintenance – User’s personal data may be treated for further purposes with regards to the maintenance systems.

Data voluntarily provided by the user

The optional, explicit and voluntary sending of electronic mail to the addresses here indicated leads to the consequent acknowledge of the sender’s e-mail address, necessary to answer the requests, as well as other possible personal data provided. Specific information will be presented in the web site pages with regards to particular services or treatment of all the data provided by the User or the person concerned.

Cookie refer to “cookie policy” on the bottom of the paragraph.

Purposes of the processing of personal data for which the consent is agreed whereas requested

Personal data voluntarily provided will be processed for the following purposes, until authorized otherwise.

  • Exercise of activity strictly connected and whose purpose is to manage the relations with the web site users or visitors;
  • Collection, preservation and elaboration of your data for:
  • Statistics analysis either anonymous and/or aggregate basis;
  • Statistics analysis whose purpose is to verify the quality of the services offered by the web site.

Treatment procedure – Preservation

The treatment will be processed through an automated and manual system, with processes and instruments whose purpose is to guarantee maximum safety and privacy by expressly authorized individuals.

Period of preservation

Data will be preserved for a period not longer than the purposes for which data have been collected and, later, processed.

Communication and distribution area

Your personal data, which are object the processing, will not be distributed nor sold or exchanged with third parties without explicit consent of the person concerned. Data could be communicated to third parties belonging to the following categories:

  • Individuals providing services for managing the informatics system;
  • Studies or societies in the field of assistance and advice;
  • Competent authorities to carry out legal obligations and/or public organs’ regulations, under request;
  • External provider;
  • Societies in charge of the web site’s maintenance – ordinary or extraordinary.
    However, your data will not be spread.

Transfer of data abroad
The personal data of the person concerned will not be spread to third countries. In the event these data are spread and shared to third parties or international organizations, all the instructions of the EU Regulation 2016/679 will be respected and observed, in order to guarantee an adequate level of safety and protection.

Rights of the person concerned
It is in the person concerned right to ask the controller for the access to the personal data, to modify them or cancel them, or limit their treatment, or to take position against their treatment. Moreover, you have the right of requesting a complete information about the rights writing to the controller.

Right of claiming a control authority
If you consider that the treatment of your data is violating your dignity, it is your right to put forward a claim to the Control Authority in charge.


The software in use may contain the cookie technology. The cookies’ main function is to ease the User while surfing the web site. Cookies may provide information about the activity of the User within the web site and enable some services to work that may need the user to log in through various pages into the web site. For any access to the portal, whether or not a cookie is active, the browser’s type and the operative system (i.e. Microsoft, Apple, Android, Linux, etc…) are registered, the Host and the original URL of the visitor, besides the data on the page requested. The user, however, can set the browser in use in order to be informed when a cookie is active and decide to cancel it. Further information about the cookies are available in the web sites of the browsers’ providers.

What are the cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. Cookies are enabled in the majority of browsers; in the footnote, you will find the information necessary to modify the settings of the cookies in the browser. Cookies cannot cause any damage to the device. In the cookies that we generate, we do not keep any information to improve the site experience. For instance, they are useful to identify and solve errors.

Cookies may have various functions: for instance, they can let the user surf the net in an efficient way and – in general – they may improve the user’s experience. The Controller has the right to use the cookies, with previous consent of the user whereas the law and its regulations in force establish it, in order to ease the navigation in this web site and personalize the information shown. The Controller also has the right to use similar methods to collect information on the web site’s users, such as the type of browser and the operative system in use, with the purpose of statistics and safety.

Type of cookies

You can find two types of cookies: “session cookies” and “persistent cookies”. The first ones are canceled after download once the user closes the Browser. The second type are used to make the analysis of the traffic on the web faster and ease the users’ access to the services offered by the site. The session cookies are mainly used at identification, authorization and navigation in the services the user can access through registration. The majority of browsers are set to accept the cookies. If you do not consider accepting the cookies, it is possible to set the computer in order to reject them or to visualize an advice every time they are filed. If the person concerned rejects the use of the cookies some functions of the site may not work correctly, and some services may not be available. The use of session cookies is strictly limited to the transmission of session’s identifiers, which are necessary to enable a safe and efficient exploration of the web site itself. These data are technical, and valid only temporarily and not collected to identify the users, but rather they could let this identification possible due to their functioning and combination with other data in third parties possession (i.e. the provider of the internet connection of the user). The session cookies are accessible only to the domain of origin.

What type of cookies do we use?

Technical navigation cookies These are cookies to guarantee a normal navigation and fruition of the web site, besides they enable the connection between the user’s server and browser.

These cookies are fundamental for navigation (i.e. session’s identification) and enable the user to use the main functions of the site protecting, at the same time, the connection. Without these cookies, it would not be possible to use the site normally.

Functional cookies These are cookies saved in the computer or in another device that, according to the user’s request, register his choices and let him remember them in order to optimize and provide and improved and personalized navigation within the service or the access to the sit itself (i.e. registration in reserved areas, memorization of products in the cart so they will be available again at next access, saving of the language, visualization of a video or the possibility of commenting a blog, etc…). These cookies are not fundamental for the web site to work properly, but they improve its quality and the navigation experience.
Analytics cookie They are cookies that collect information about how the user use the web site, i.e what web pages are visited most. This web site uses third parties cookies “Google Analytics”. Google Analytics is a statistics web site, i.e. it calculates the number of visitors, the technology they are using (i.e. Macintosh or Windows), how long they stay in the site, and more. All the data collected are on anonymous and aggregate basis; therefore, they cannot outline any profile. The information generated by the cookie on the user’s use of the web site (including the IP address) is transmitted and saved in the Google’s server.
Useful addresses to understand Google Analytics privacy policy at best: –
Analytics cookies are not fundamental for the web site to work properly.
Cookies that do not provide interactive maps These cookies make it possible to include interactive maps within this site by using Google Maps. For further information about the cookies of Google Maps visit the site:
This type of cookie is not fundamental for the web site to work properly.

How can I disable the cookies?

Attention: with regards to the disabling by the user of all the types of cookies (including the technical ones) it is important to know that some functions of the web site may be reduced or not available.
The majority of browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can choose not to accept them too. If you wish your computer to receive and save cookies, you can change the security settings of the browser you are using (i.e. Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, etc…). There are different ways of managing the cookies and other tracking technologies. By modifying the browser’s settings you can accept or not the cookies, or decide to receive a message before accepting a cookie from the web sites you are visiting. It is also possible to eliminate all the cookies installed in the folder dedicated in your browser. Each browser has different procedures to manage settings.

The cookies may be disabled directly from the web browser. For further information with regards to disabling options of your cookies here is the link for the most common browsers configuration:

If you cannot find your browser in this list, click on “cookies” in the dedicated section of the guide to find out where your cookies folder is.


The consent is freely expressed by the user by continuing navigating, after having read the short information. We also make it clear that it is possible to withdraw the consent any time by disabling the cookies as described above.

Other links

In order to guarantee a better service to the user, this site may contain connections to other web sites (“Links”). The Controller declines any responsibility about the contents and materials accessible in these other web sites or obtained through them. Any information concerning the sites connected to the link must be addressed only to the administrators the these web sites.

Modifications to the information about the use of the cookies

In order to keep the information as much updated as possible, the information about the use of the cookies is periodically revised. The latest update to the present information about the use of the cookies is dated September 2nd, 2019.