Privacy policy on users’ data collected via Website

In this section there is all the information regarding the collection of personal data of users surfing the pages of (“Website” from now on) or using its services.

The policy is to be considered valid only for the Confindustria Website and not for all the
external links present on it.

Owner of the use and Responsible for privacy
The owner of the use of personal data is CONFINDUSTRIA, with legal offices in Viale dell’Astronomia, 30 – 00144 Rome.
The privacy manager is Antonio Matonti, viale dell’Astronomia, 30 – 00144 Rome, e-mail:

Types of data processed and purpose of the processing of personal data
Consulting the Website can result in the processing of personal information regarding recognizable users.

Surfing data
Surfing data, such as the ones automatically processed by systems and programs necessary for the Website functioning, are used to create anonymous statistics about the Website consultation and to verify its efficiency. In these cases, the data cannot identify interested users so they are immediately erased after the anonymous processing.
Surfing data can also be used to verify responsibilities in case of violation to the Website or illegal actions performed via the Website.

Data given by the user
A. data given by the users to use Website’s services such as: i) Login to reserved areas and teamworks; ii) taking part to online surveys; iii) elaboration of studies and market researches. These data are processed to allow the correct usage of the Website services and to answer users’ requests.

B. Personal data given by the users to participate to initiatives organized by Confindustria. These data are processed to ensure the correct production of said event. In the sections of the Website in which data are collected there will be a specific note, containing the information regarding the data processing. When necessary, Confindustria will ask privacy consent before moving forward.

C. Information given by users voluntarily to the addresses present on the Website. These data (such as e-mail address, e-mail subject) are processed to answer to the users’ requests.

The Website uses the following cookies:
Session cookies. The use of session cookies, which are not memorized persistently on the user’s device and will be erased once the browser is closed, is limited to the transmission of session tracking numbers (casually generated by the server) necessary to allow a safe and efficient surfing on the Website. These cookies cannot identify said users.
Third parties analytics cookies. The Website uses Google Analytics hiding IP address and data sharing. This modality allows to hide users’ IP addresses while they are surfing the Website. For more information about the anonymity, please visit

Consent to the use of personal data
Except for surfing data, anonymously collected by the system, the consent to the use of personal data is optional. The denial of the consent does not allow to use the services made available on The Website hence it makes it impossible to answer the user’s requests. Confindustria reserves the right to shut the supplying of said services, being the data given a false.

Way of data processing
Personal information collected on the Website are processed via D.Lgs n. 196/2003 regarding the Code on privacy protection.
The processing is made via paper and computer equipments and just for the time strictly necessary to its purposes. Confindustria follows strict rules to avoid loss of personal information, illegal usage and violations. Personal data are processed by the appointed internal or external officers.
Personal data could be shared with: i) third parties to which Confindustria appoints certain services offered on the Website; ii) public or private institutions in order to fulfil law obligations.

Users rights
The subjects to whom the personal data refer to have the right to obtain the confirmation of the validity of said data, their update or integrations. Moreover, these subjects can request the complete or partial cancellation of incomplete, false or illegal information and can deny the processing of data due to legitimate reasons.
These requests can be submitted to the Privacy Manager mentioned above.