Privacy Policy

This page describes how the site is managed with regard to the processing of personal data of users who consult it.

This is a statement that is made pursuant to art. 13 of the d.lg. n. 196/2003 – Code in matter of protection of the personal data (of continuation ‘Code’) and of the art. 13 of EU Regulation 679/2016 (hereinafter ‘Regulation’). The information is also inspired by Recommendation n. 2/2001 that the European Authorities for the protection of personal data, gathered in the Group established byart. 29 of Directive No 95/46/EC, adopted on 17 May 2001 to identify certain minimum requirements for the collection of personal data online. In particular, the manner, timing and nature of the information to be provided by the controllers to users when they link to web pages, irrespective of the purpose of the link.

The information is provided only for the website not for other websites that may be consulted by the user through links.

The data provided to us will be processed in compliance with the above mentioned rule, responding to the obligations of confidentiality and lawfulness that inspired the company Blockchain Italia Srland for the time strictly necessary for which they were collected.

Please note that this document is published at that it represents the Privacy Policy of this site and may be modified due to updates.

Data Controller

The data controller of your personal data is

Blockchain Italia S.r.l.

Location: Via Brembo 27I 20139 Milano MI | P.IVA 10441490967


Type of data subject to processing

Personal data

Personal data are provided directly by the user (hereinafter referred to as ‘interested’), sent optionally, explicitly and voluntarily, by filling out specific forms for the request of certain services of the site and are necessary to process (if any) requests for information and/or contact by the data subject himself. For example from the form “Newsletter” or ¿Send us a message”‘ or “Candidate”, “Participate”. Type of data provided by the user: name and surname, e-mail address and telephone number.

Purpose of the processing

Primary purposes

The personal data provided with the explicit and unequivocal consent directly by the data subject/ user, are used by BLOCKCHAIN ITALIA SRL to process the user’s requests collected from the forms of the website, for statistical purposes related to the use of the site; as well as for purposes related to obligations laid down by Community laws, regulations and legislation, provisions issued by authorities entitled to do so and supervisory and control bodies.

Secondary purposes

With the explicit and unequivocal consent of the data subject, the data provided may also be used for the transmission of newsletters promoting the institutional services of BLOCKCHAINITALIA and its partners. The treatment could employ means of contact with electronic or telematic modalities as provided by art. 130 of the Code, such as: e-mail.

Methods of processing

Personal data are processed with automated and telematic tools, for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were collected. Specific security measures are observed to prevent data loss, unlawful or incorrect use and unauthorized access.

The processing related to web services is carried out at the Data Controller’s headquarters.

Optional nature of data provision

The interested party is free to provide the personal data indicated in the forms of the website. Failure to provide them may make it impossible to obtain what is required.

Duration of treatment

The personal data of the interested party will be stored for the time periods specified below, as indicated in accordance with art. 13, paragraph 2 of the Rules of Procedure.

The personal data provided will be stored (in electronic archives) until deemed necessary for the provision of the services requested, and subsequently will be deleted, unless otherwise indicated by the interested party and in any case for a time necessary and not exceeding the achievement of the purposes described above and for the obligations provided for by law.

Data communication and disclosure

The personal data collected by the owner in the forms of the website will not be “disseminated”, that is, they will not be made aware of indeterminate subjects; instead, these data will be “communicated” by the company, that is, made aware of one or more specific subjects, as specified below:

  • personnel and collaborators as Persons in charge of the processing of personal data, in the areas of competence;
  • third parties to whom BLOCKCHAIN ITALIA addresses for the execution of services of a promotional, professional and technical nature, outsourced and duly appointed to the processing of data as external Data Processors or Controllers, functional to the aforementioned purposes;
  • to natural and/or legal persons connected with BLOCKCHAIN FORUM ITALIA, for newsletter services and specialized and institutional information related to the activity of BLOCKCHAIN ITALIA, such as Italia4Blockchain.
  • Postal services, carriers and other letter companies for the dispatch of information material or other affiliated bodies or entities to improve the quality and quantity of services and services offered;
  • Public subjects who can access your data by law or regulation, within the limits provided by these rules;
  • Transfer of personal data to non-EU countries.

We inform you that pursuant to art. 42, paragraph 1 of the Regulation, your personal data may be transferred within the Member States of the European Union identified as operating locations of the subjects determined by this information.

Exercise of rights by the data subject.

Pursuant to art. 7 of the Code and art. 13, 15, 18, 19 and 21 of the Regulations, we inform you about the obligations that the Data Controller has towards you.

  • You have the right to ask the Data Controller for access to personal data, the rectification or cancellation of the same, the integration of data or the limitation of the processing concerning you or to oppose their processing, in the cases provided;
  • You have the right to lodge a complaint with the Supervisory Authority (Guarantor of Privacy) if you believe that your data have been processed in an unlawful way, accessible from the website;
  • The Data Controller guarantees that any corrections or cancellations or limitations of the processing carried out at the request of the data subject, unless this proves impossible or involves a disproportionate effort – they will be communicated by the Data Controller to each of the recipients to whom the personal data have been transmitted. The Data Controller shall notify the data subject of such recipients if the data subject so requests;
  • You may also revoke your consent for primary and secondary purposes at any time;
  • The exercise of the rights is not subject to any form constraint and you will be provided with feedback within 30 days in writing (except your specific request for oral confirmation);
  • To exercise these rights you may at any time contact the “Data Controller” of your personal data, which is the Limited Liability Company, BLOCKCHAIN ITALIA SRL.

Navigation data

BLOCKCHAIN ITALIA SRL informs that the computer systems and software procedures for the operation of this website acquire, during their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols.

This is information that is not collected in order to be associated with identified data subjects, but that by their very nature could, through processing and association with data held by third parties, allow users to be identified. This category of data includes the IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by users connecting to the site, the addresses in URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) notation of the requested resources, the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in response, the numeric code indicating the status of the response given by the server (good end, error, etc.) and other parameters related to the operating system and the computer environment of the user.

This data is used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the use of the site and to check the correct functioning and are deleted immediately after processing. The data could be used to ascertain liability in case of hypothetical computer crimes against the site: save this eventuality, at present the data on web contacts are not stored permanently.

For any access to the site, regardless of the presence of a cookie, the following information is recorded: type of browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera), operating system (e.g. Windows, Macintosh), the host and the visitor’s source URL, as well as the data on the requested page. These data can be used in aggregate and anonymous form for statistical analysis of the use of the site.

Finally, the use of so-called session cookies (which are not stored persistently on the user’s computer and disappear when the browser is closed) is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) necessary to allow the safe and efficient exploration of the site.

Information about Cookies

(pursuant to the Guarantor’s Decision of 8 May 2014 published in G.U. n.126 on 3 June 2014, transposing Directive 2002/58/EC and 2009/136/EC)

Cookies are small text files that are used to obtain information on navigation within the site.

With reference to the use of cookies or permanent tracking/tracking systems of users, We inform you that access to the site may involve the sending – by the server to the user’s terminal PC – of text files to obtain information about your navigation within the site. The sending of non-persistent cookies is necessary to allow the operation of certain parts of the service that require the identification of the user’s path through different pages of the site.

Cookies are divided into:

  • technical cookies
    necessary for the proper functioning of the website and, therefore, for the correct navigation: they are further distinguished in
    – of session (limited duration; browsing time)
    – persistent (that is, they remain inside the browser for a longer time than browsing)
    The latter also include functional cookies and statistical cookies.
    Analytical cookies are not essential to the operation of the site.
  • profiling cookies
    used to monitor the user with respect to browsing the website, with the aim of creating real profiles of preferences and choices, facilitating the sending of targeted advertising messages. This type of cookie is not essential to the operation of the site.

Cookies, in general, can be classified as:

  • 1st part (first part), or generated and controlled by the Website Owner;
  • third parties (third part) generated and controlled by Managers (Owners) other than the website where you are browsing

Third-party analytics cookies. Every time a user visits a website, analytical software tracks cookies anonymously. This allows you to monitor the number of users, the pages viewed or the time spent on a particular page, the age, gender and interests for the purposes of marketing campaigns. Cookies are sent by third-party systems external to the website (for example by Google Analytics, a service of statistics and web analysis, offered by Google Inc – Third Party).

Cookies to integrate third-party software products and functions. They are cookies that allow the user’s social account to interact with this site and are not indispensable for its operation. The most common use is to share the contents of social networks. The presence of plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites operated by third parties. The management of the information collected by “third parties” is governed by the relevant information notices to which please refer.

In the current wording, following the entry into force of d.lgs. 69/2012, (which amended art. 122 of the Privacy Code) “technical” cookies can be used even without the consent of the interested party.

As indicated by the Guarantor for the protection of personal data, using cookies made by third parties only for statistical purposes, you are not subject to the obligations and obligations provided for by law if you activate tools to reduce the power of identifying cookies (masking of the IP address) and the third party shall not cross-reference or enrich the information collected with other information already available to it.

The user can freely accept or refuse the sending of all or some of our cookies to his terminal, However, you should keep in mind that the sending by our servers of some non-persistent cookies is necessary to allow the operation of certain parts of the service that require the identification of the user’s path through different pages of the site. Therefore, in the absence of such cookies, the operation of the site may be compromised or impossible.

If you agree to receive cookies from you can, at any time, change this choice and deactivate in a simple and easy way the operation of all or some cookies through the configuration options of the browser used.

Each browser has different procedures for the management of cookies, below is the link to the instructions specific to the most popular:


Cookies used by the website

Cookies of Third Parties

In the course of browsing the website, the user may receive on his terminal also cookies from different websites or web servers, this happens because on the website there may be elements such as, for example, images, specific links to web pages of other domains that reside on servers other than the one on which the requested page is located. In other words, these cookies are set directly by operators of websites or servers other than the website These cookies can be sent to the user’s browser by third parties directly from their websites that can be accessed by browsing (positive action of the user) from the website of

In such cases, the Data Controller is totally unrelated to the operation of such cookies, the sending of which is the responsibility of such third-party companies.

The user can at any time modify this choice and deactivate in a simple and easy way the operation of all or some cookies through the configuration options of the browser used.

At the link the user can also find information on how behavioral advertising works and a lot of information about cookies in addition to the steps to follow to protect privacy on the internet.

Cookie of Social Network

They are cookies that allow the user’s social account to interact with this site and are not indispensable for its operation. The most common use is to share the contents of social networks. The presence of plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites operated by third parties. The management of the information collected by “third parties” is governed by the relevant information notices to which please refer. To ensure greater transparency and convenience, please find below the web addresses of the different information and methods for managing cookies.

Data Protection Officer

BLOCKCHAIN ITALIA SRL has appointed an independent third person to control and design our information and privacy management system. In case of doubt, need, request for privacy explanations you can provide a detailed explanation of the problem you want to report to the email

The DPO analyses your requests and on the basis of the responsibilities assumed may intervene in the ways allowed by the regulation.


Who is the DPO and what he does

The DPO supports us in the management of issues related to the protection of personal data. The law provides that you can choose a person inside the company or an external consultant. We preferred to rely on an external expert: Antonio Sannino, Tel 02.2891586