Cookies Policy

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Our website address is: http://www.social-lab.it/en/.

Consortium Social Lab understands that privacy is important for the user and is committed to being transparent regarding the technologies used. This Cookie Policy explains how and why cookies, web beacons, pixels, transparent gifs and other similar technologies (collectively “Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies” or “Cookies”) can be stored and accessed from the device of the user when he uses or visits any website or app that publishes a link to this Cookie Policy. This Cookie Policy must be read in conjunction with our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use.

By continuing to browse or use our site, you grant us the ability to store and access Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies, as described in this Cookie Policy.

What are Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies?

A cookie is a small text file that can be stored and accessed by the user’s device when he / she visits one of our Sites, if he / she consents to it. Other tracking technologies work in a similar way to cookies and place small data files on devices or monitor user activity on the website to allow us to gather information on how they use our Sites. Sites to distinguish the user’s device from that of other users of the Sites. The information provided below about cookies also applies to other tracking technologies. For more information, visit the websites www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.

How do our site use cookies and other tracking technologies?

Social Lab uses cookies and other tracking technologies to identify the user and his interests, to remember his preferences and to monitor the use that makes our site. We also use cookies and other tracking technologies to control access to certain contents, to protect the site and to process requests that the user sends to us.

To manage our Sites and for research purposes, Social Lab has also entered into agreements with service providers to analyze statistical usage and volume information from our users of the Site. These service providers use permanent cookies to help us improve the user experience, manage the contents of the Sites and analyze how users navigate and use the Sites.

First Party Cookies and Third Party Cookies

“First Party Cookies” are cookies that belong to the Social Lab and that Social Lab inserts on the user’s device. “Third Party Cookies” are cookies that another party places on the user’s device through our sites. Social Lab can enter into agreements with service providers to send e-mails to users who have provided us with their contact information. To enable us to measure and improve the effectiveness of our e-mail communications and / or to determine if the messages have been opened and the links have been clicked, third-party service providers may place cookies on the devices of those users.

For more information on how these companies collect and use the information on our behalf, please refer to the respective privacy policies as outlined below.

We use the following types of cookies:

Permanent cookies. We use permanent cookies to improve the user experience in the use of the Sites. This includes the registration of acceptance of our Cookie Policy to remove the cookie message that appears when you first use the Sites.

Session cookies. Session cookies are temporary and are deleted from the user’s device when the browser is closed. We use session cookies to help us monitor Internet usage as described above.

The user can refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate settings on his browser. However, if you select this setting, you may not be able to access certain parts of the Sites. Our system will send cookies when the user accesses the Sites through the browser, unless the user has set the browser to refuse cookies.

The data collected by the Sites and / or through Cookies that can be placed on the User’s computer will not be stored for a period longer than necessary to fulfill the aforementioned purposes. In any case, this information will not be stored for more than a year.

Our cookies are used for the following purposes:

Type of cookies
Purpose
Strictly necessary / technical

These cookies are necessary to enable us to operate our Sites so that the user can access them as requested. These cookies, for example, allow us to recognize that the user has created an account and has logged into that account to access the contents of the site. This type of cookie also includes cookies that allow us to remember previous actions user within the same browsing session and protect our Sites.

Analytical

These cookies are used by us or by our service providers to analyze how the Sites are used and their performance. For example, these cookies track which pages are visited most frequently and where our visitors come from. If you subscribe to a newsletter or register on the Sites, these cookies may create a correlation. These cookies include, for example, Google Analytics cookies.

Functionality

These cookies allow us to manage the sites based on the user’s choices. These cookies allow us to “remember” the user’s intermediate visits. For example, we will recognize the user name entered and remember how the user customized the Sites and services, for example by changing the text size, fonts, languages ​​and other parts of the editable web pages and we will provide the user with the same customizations during future visits.

Third party advertising

These cookies collect information about the user’s activities on these and other sites to provide them with targeted advertising. We may also allow our service providers to use cookies on the Sites for the same purposes as above, including the collection of information on online activities carried out over time and through different websites. The service providers that generate these cookies, such as Adobe, Google, LinkedIn and Facebook, have their own privacy policies and may use their own cookies to direct advertising to the user on other websites, based on the visits of our Sites by the ‘user.

How can I refuse or withdraw consent to the use of cookies?

If you do not want cookies to be released on your device, you can adjust your browser settings to refuse storing all or some cookies and receive an alert when a cookie is placed on your device. For more information on this procedure refer to the “help” / “tools” or “modify” browser section or visit www.allaboutcookies.org. Note that if you use your browser settings to block all Cookies (including strictly necessary or technical cookies), you may not be able to access or use all or part of the functionality of our Sites.

If the user wishes to remove previously memorized cookies, it is possible to delete them manually at any time. However, this will not prevent Sites from including other Cookies on your device until you change your Internet browser settings as described above.