Privacy Policy

This page describes the methods used for managing the site www.parmaforexpo.com, also accessible by entering the address www.parma4expo.com, in relation to the processing of personal data pertaining to users who consult the site and/or insert data therein. This information is provided in accordance with Article 13 of Legislative Decree No.  196/2003 – Data Protection Code.

1. TYPE OF DATA PROCESSED 

   1.1. Navigation data – log files

Computer systems and software applications used in this web site acquire, during their normal use, certain data (whose transmission is implicit in the use of the internet communication protocols) not linked to directly identifiable users. This category includes data such as IP addresses, dominion names of computers used by users who connect to the site, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses of the resources requested, the time of the request, the method used for submitting the request to the server, the size of the response file obtained, the numeric code indicating the status of the response given by the server (completed, error, etc.) and other parameters relating to the operating system and the user’s informatics environment. This data is used, for the strictly required time, only for the purposes of gaining anonymous statistical information on the use of the site and to check its correct functioning.

   1.2. Data supplied voluntarily by the User

The voluntary, explicit and optional emailing to addresses indicated in this site leads to the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s address, necessary to respond to the request, as well as any other personal data included in the message.

2. COOKIE POLICY INFORMATION

This website uses cookies to ensure the proper functioning of procedures and improve the user’s experience of online applications.
This document provides information on the use of cookies and similar technologies on this website, on its purposes and on the methods that can be used by the users to control it or disable it.

2.1. What are cookies

Cookies are small text files which a website may put on your computer or mobile device when you first visit a site or page. Cookies allow the web server to store information to be reused during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or later (persistent cookies).
Cookies facilitate site navigation, allowing the storage of pages visited, and other specific information, such as more frequently viewed pages, connection errors, etc.
Cookies are stored, according to users’ preferences from a single browser on the specific device being used (computer, tablet, smartphone).
Often the browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, etc.) are automatically set to accept cookies. Users can nevertheless modify their browsers’ default configuration. Disabling or deleting cookieshowevercould preclude optimal use of some areas of the site. Therefore, for optimal use of this website, it would be advisable for the users to set their browsers in order to accept reception of such cookies.
During the navigation, moreover, the users could also receive on their devices cookies of different sites (“third party” cookies) set directly by the managers of such websites and used for the purposes and as per the terms defined by them.

2.2. Types of cookies

Cookies can be distinguished in the following categories on the basis of their characteristics and use:

a) Technical Cookies: these cookies are required for the navigation on a website and to make it function properly, such as for instance to allow proper display of pages or access to restricted areas. Therefore disabling these cookies does not allow such activities.

They are not used for further purposes and can be divided into:

  • navigation or session cookies: used to ensure proper navigation and use of the website;
  • functionality cookies: they enhance the use of website by the users by allowing them to browse according to a set of selected criteria (for example, the language).

 b) Performance cookies: they collect information about how users use our website e.g. which pages they visit, if they experience any errors or delays in the display of web pages. All the information collected is anonymous and is only used to help us improve how our website works.

 c) Profiling cookies: Behavioural orprofiling cookiesare cookies that allow a profiling of the user, so as to propose to the same user more tailored advertising in line with the preferences shown while surfing the net. This site does not use any profiling cookies

2.3. Third-Party Cookies

Visiting the wwww.parmaforexpo.com website users may also receive cookies from websites that are maintained by other organizations (so-called “third-party” cookies): third-party cookies are in fact set by a website other than the one you are currently on through elements such as, for example, images, maps, or specific links to web pages of different websites or services.
These cookies can be placed onto your browser by third-party companies sending them directly from their websites that can be accessed by navigating the site www.parmaforexpo.com
For the purposes of transparency, please find below a list of third-party services present on our website, together with their purposes and the links to the relevant information pages:

 

Service Purpose
Google Analytics The Web site uses Google Analytics, a web traffic analysis service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). This service is used to collect statistical data that allow us to improve the users’ experience when they browse our website. Google Analytics uses “cookies” to collect and analyse information on how users interact with the website in an aggregate form (such as the most visited pages, geographic origin of visitors, etc.). Google stores the information collected on its servers in the United States.
The data generated by Google Analytics are stored by Google as indicated in the Information found at the following link https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=it
To consult the privacy policy of Google Inc., owner of the independent processing of data relating to the service Google Analytics, please refer to the website http://www.google.com/intl/it/policies/privacy
You can disable Google Analytics by installing the opt-out browser add-on provided by Google: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Google Maps On some pages interactive maps are provided by Google, which may install cookies to collect information and preferences for this service.
For more information about the use of cookies by Google, please see Google privacy policy: http://www.google.com/intl/it/policies/privacy.
Social Networks This website provides social media share buttons and widgets to enhance integration with the Social media platforms and content sharing.
For further information, please find below the links to the Cookie Policies of the different social networks:
For further information, please find below the links to the Cookie Policies of the different social networks:

2.4. Cookie Management

The users can decide whether to accept cookies or not using the settings on their browsers. Please find below the links to the information pages of the major browsers

Please remember that if you choose to block cookies, you may find that most sections of our website simply do not work properly.

2.5. Other Information

For further information about cookies and how to block them, you can visit the following sites:

3. DATA PROCESSING PURPOSES

Personal data supplied voluntarily by Users is processed for the following purposes:

  • Answer any requests for information from Users and send them periodic newsletters;
  • Carry out promotional activity relating to the Parma area and to institutional and economic entities representing the area: Comune di Parma (Municipality of Parma), Provincia di Parma (Province of Parma), Camera di Commercio di Parma (Parma Chamber of Commerce), Università degli Studi di Parma (Parma University), Cariparma Foundation and Monte di Parma Foundation, Fiere di Parma SpA, coordinated by Parma Alimentare Srl.

Therefore, the site collects information and creates the “network” for the Parma province highlighting both opportunities for tourists (leisure) as well as those aimed at business-related visits.

4. HOW PERSONAL DATA IS PROCESSED

Data is processed by automated means in compliance with security measures provided for by current legislation.

5. OPTIONAL SUPPLY OF DATA

This chapter describes the optional supply of data, both for users who consult the above websites as well as users representing economic bodies or entities who enter details into the databases of the sites themselves.

   5.1 Users (individuals) who consult the above websites

A user who consults the websites www.parmaforexpo.com and www.parma4expo.com is free to supply personal data by sending electronic messages to the addresses given or by using the appropriate contact form. Not supplying the data will make it impossible to obtain the service required (answer to requests for information, sending out informative material, contact between individuals identified therein and other individuals, representatives of economic bodies or entities described in Chapter 4.2).

   5.2 Users (individuals) representing economic bodies and entities in the Parma territory

Users representing economic bodies and entities, with headquarters or production sites located in the Parma territory, are free to supply personal data using the appropriate form prepared for inserting the data into the database used. Personal data supplied will appear on the websites www.parmaforexpo.com and www.parma4expo.com and may be transmitted by Parma Alimentare Srl to members of the Ecosistema Digitale E015 (Digital Ecosystem E015) set up by Milan Expo 2015. Members of E015 may publish users’ data on their own sites and related computer applications by submitting an explicit request to Parma Alimentare Srl. Parma Alimentare Srl, may, following opportune selection, allow the publication of this data.
Personal data supplied and processed in electronic format using IT systems will be made available within the CibusèItalia Pavilion, at the Milan Expo 2015 exhibition centre.
Not supplying the data will make it impossible to perform the service of offering contact between individuals (described in paragraph 4.1) and persons representing economic bodies and entities (described in paragraph 4.2).

6. COMMUNICATION AND/OR DISSEMINATION OF DATA

This Chapter identifies the subjects to whom the data will be communicated and/or disseminated, both where the data is supplied by users consulting the above sites as well as where the data is supplied by users representing economic bodies and entities who insert their details in the data bases of the sites themselves.

   6.1 Data inserted by Users (individuals) who consult the above sites

Data inserted by Users who consult the websites www.parmaforexpo.com and www.parma4expo.com will be communicated to the following economic bodies and entities: Comune di Parma (Municipality of Parma), Provincia di Parma (Province of Parma), Camera di Commercio di Parma (Parma Chamber of Commerce), Università degli Studi di Parma (Parma University), Cariparma Foundation and Monte di Parma Foundation, Fiere di Parma SpA and Parma Alimentare Srl.

  6.2 Data inserted by Users (individuals) representing economic bodies and entities in the Parma territory

Data inserted by Users representing economic bodies and entities with headquarters or production units in the Parma territory will appear on the websites  www.parmaforexpo.com and www.parma4expo.com and may be transmitted by Parma Alimentare Srl to members of theEcosistema Digitale E015 set up by Milan Expo 2015. Members of E015 may publish users’ data on their own sites and related computer applications by submitting an explicit request to Parma Alimentare Srl. Parma Alimentare Srl, may, following opportune selection, allow the publication of this data. Personal data supplied and processed in electronic format using IT systems will be made public within the CibusèItalia Pavilion, at the Milan Expo 2015 exhibition centre.

7. THE DATA CONTROLLER

The Data Controller is Parma Alimentare Srl with headquarters in Via Verdi 2 – Parma, Italy. Tel. +39 0521 287696 and e-mail info@parmalimentare.net.

8. THE DATA MANAGER

The data bases generated using the above methods are managed for technical purposes by external subjects who have been specifically commissioned to do so and are identified below.
The nominated Data Manager is F.I.A.S.A. with headquarters in Strada al Ponte Caprazucca 6/a, Parma, Italy, telephone +39 0521 2261, fax + 39 0521 226400, e-mail fiasa@assindustria.pr.it.
F.I.A.S.A. has made available and manages its own servers to host both the web site and the related data base, located in the data centre of its own supplier BT Enìa Telecomunicazioni S.p.a..

9. RIGHTS OF THE DATA SUBJECT

The data subjects to whom the personal data refers have the right, at any time, to obtain confirmation of the existence, or not, of said data and to know its contents and origin, check the accuracy of the data and request any additions or updates thereto, or request correction pursuant to Article 7 of Legislative Decree No. 196 of 30/06/2003. Pursuant to the provisions of the same Article, data subjects also have the right to request the cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or a block of the data which relates to them which has been processed in violation of the law and, in any event, oppose the processing of the data for legitimate reasons.
To exercise these rights, data subjects must contact Parma Alimentare Srl with headquarters in Via Verdi 2 – Parma, Italy. Tel. +39 0521 287696, e-mail info@parmalimentare.net.