Cookies policy

Accessing to the pages of this website/app. implies that the user accepts the following conditions.

The user can express his/her consent to the use of cookies by continuing browsing the Sites, or by performing a scrolling action, clicking on one of the internal links of the pages of the Sites, or by clicking on the “x” button or in any case closing the banner of the brief information visible at each first access on the Sites, as provided by the provision of the Guarantor for the protection of data and by current regulations.

GTECHNOLOGY FONDAZIONE ORGANISMO DI RICERCA Foundation will keep an appropriate record of the User’s consent(s) through a specific technical cookie, considered by the Privacy Guarantor as a “not particularly invasive” tool. You may deny your consent and/or change your options regarding the use of cookies by this Website at any time by accessing this Privacy Policy which is “linkable” from the menu.

What is a cookie and what is it for?
What are cookies? A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer, tablet, smartphone or other terminal (hereinafter, the “Device”) when you access our web page or run our application. Cookies allow us to store and retrieve information about your browsing habits or the Device from which you access generally anonymously and, depending on the information they contain, if you are previously registered, to recognize you as a user or customer. The information we obtain refers to the number of pages you visit, the language, the place from which you access, the number of new users, the frequency and repetitiveness of visits, the duration of your visit, the browser or the Device through which you connect or run the application.

Cookie Types
Technical Cookies
“Technical” cookies are essential for the proper functioning of the site/app and allow users to browse the site/app and take advantage of its features (e.g. by storing previous actions or saving the user’s session and/or performing other activities strictly necessary for the functioning of the site). Such cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of certain areas of the site. Cookies in this category include both persistent and persistent session cookies:
: once you close your browser they are not destroyed but remain until a preset expiration date
of your session: they are destroyed every time you close your browser.

You don’t need to enable cookies for the site to work, but doing so improves your browsing. You can delete or block cookies, but in this case some functions of the site may not work properly.

This category also includes “analytical” cookies that help you understand how users interact with the site by providing information about the last page you visit, the number of sections and pages you visit, the time you spend on the site and each story that has emerged during your visit, such as an error message, and help you understand any difficulties you encounter in using the site.

This information may be associated with your details such as IP address, domain, or browser; however, it is analyzed together with information from other users in a way that does not identify you from the other. These cookies are collected and aggregated anonymously and allow the site operator to improve the usability of the site.

Finally, “feature” cookies allow the site to remember your choices (such as your username) to provide you with a more personalized and optimized experience. Functional cookies are not essential to the operation of the Sites, but they improve the quality and experience of your browsing experience. If you do not accept these cookies, the return and functionality of the site may be reduced and access to site content may be restricted.

Profiling cookies are designed to create user profiles and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the same when surfing the web. Due to the particular intrusiveness that such devices may have within the privacy of users, European and Italian law requires that the user must be adequately informed about the use of the same and thus express their valid consent.
Cookies “targeting” or “profiling” are used to present content more suited to the user and his interests. They can be used to display targeted advertisements, to publish advertisements tailored to your interests or to limit the number of times you view an advertisement. In addition, they help measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns on the site; the site operator may use these cookies to remember the sites you visited and share this information with third parties, including agencies and advertisers who may use their cookies to collect information about the activities that users carry out on the site.

Third party cookies

When a user uses the site/app, some cookies that are not under the control of the site operator may be stored. This is the case, for example, if you visit a page that contains content from a third party website. As a result, you will receive cookies from these third party services. On third party cookies the website operator has no control over the information provided by the cookie and has no access to that data. This information is fully controlled by third party companies as described in their privacy policies. The table below shows the third party cookies on the site. The latter fall under the direct and exclusive responsibility of the third party manager and are divided into the following macro-categories:

– Analytics:
are cookies used to collect and analyze statistical information about your access to and visits to the website. In some cases, combined with other information such as credentials entered for access to restricted areas (your email address and password), they may be used to profile you (personal habits, sites visited, content downloaded, types of interactions made, etc.).

– Widgets:
This category includes all those graphic components of a user interface of a program, which has the purpose of facilitating the user in the interaction with the program itself (by way of example are widgets cookies of Facebook, Google+, Twitter).

– Advertising:
This category includes cookies used to provide advertising services within a site.

If you do not wish to receive third party cookies on your device, you may, via the links below, access and decline to receive the information and consent forms of such third parties. These cookies are not directly controlled by the Site, therefore, to revoke your consent you should refer to third party websites or refer to or to obtain information on how you can delete or manage cookies based on your browser and to manage your preferences for third party profiling cookies.

Cookie Primary use Profile Processing location / Privacy policy
Google Analytics Analytics Yes Processing location: USA – Privacy PolicyOpt-out
Facebook Widgets Yes Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy
Twitter Widgets Yes Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy
Google+ Widgets Si Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy
Google Adsense Advertising Si Place of processing: USA – Privacy PolicyOpt-out
Doubleclick Advertising Yes Place of processing: USA – Privacy PolicyOpt-out
Publy Advertising Si Place of treatment : Ireland – Privacy Policy
Oxamedia Advertising Yes Place of processing: USA – Privacy PolicyOpt-out
Payclick Advertising Yes Place of processing: Italy – Privacy PolicyOpt-in/Opt-out
Criteo Advertising Si Place of processing: France – Privacy PolicyOpt-in/Opt-out
ReachAdv Advertising Si Place of processing: Italy – Privacy Policy

If you need further information or if you have any questions about the Cookies Policy of this site please contact GTECHNOLOGY FONDAZIONE ORGANISMO DI RICERCA with registered office in via P.P. Pasolini n. 15 – 41123 Modena (MO), with Tax Code 94166490360 and VAT Code 03479750360; tel 059 5966052, email address:

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