Privacy Policy

Information under the new EU Regulation no. 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data) of the domain PromethEUs (www.prometheusnetwork.eu) for the protection of personal data, accessible by electronic means.

The information is provided only for the above-mentioned site and refers also to Recommendation no. 2/2001 adopted on 17 May 2001 by European authorities for the protection of personal data – a Group formed under Art. 29 of Directive no. 95/46/EC – to identify certain minimum requirements for the collection of personal data online, and, in particular, the method, timing and nature of the information that data controllers must provide to users when they connect to web pages, regardless of the purpose of the connection.

The “controller’ of the treatment
Following the consultation of this site, data relating to identified or identifiable persons may be processed. The controller’ of their treatment is PromethEUs, Rond Point Schuman, 6, 1040 Brussels, Belgium.

Place of data processing
The processing operations connected to the web services of this site take place at our premises and are carried out only by technical staff of the Office in charge of such operations. No data deriving from the web service is communicated or disseminated. The personal data provided by users who request information through the website www.prometheusnetwork.eu are used for the sole purpose of performing the service or provision requested and are communicated to third parties only if necessary for this purpose.

Categories of data processed
– Navigation data
The computer systems and software procedures used to operate this website acquire, during their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols. This information is not collected to be associated with identified data subjects, but by its very nature could, through processing and association with data held by third parties, allow users to be identified. This category of data includes IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by users who connect to the site, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses of the required 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 numerical code indicating the status of the response given by the server (error, etc.) and other parameters relating to the operating system and computer environment of the user. This data is used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the usage of the site and to check its correct functioning. The data could be used to ascertain responsibility in case of hypothetical computer crimes against the site.
– Data provided voluntarily by the user
The optional, explicit and voluntary submission of electronic mail to the addresses indicated on this site involves the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s address, necessary to respond to requests, as well as any other personal data included in the message.
– Cookies
Cookies are employed to improve the website and provide services and functionality to its users. It is possible to limit or disable the use of cookies via the web browser, however, without cookies some or all of the site’s functionality may be unavailable.
Types of cookies used by this site:
Strictly necessary cookies: these system cookies are essential for the functioning of the WordPress platform on which the website is based.
Google Analytics cookies: these cookies allow for the collection of data relating to the website use, such as the content visited and the functionalities used, with the aim of improving website performance and layout. These cookies may be sent by the provider of the Google Analytics tool, however, they are only used for website related purposes. To disable them you can use the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Social content sharing cookies: these cookies allow content to be shared on the most important social networks.
Twitter widget cookies: these cookies allow tweets to be embedded at https://twitter.com/privacy.
The use of so-called session cookies (which are not permanently stored 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 for the safe and efficient exploration of the site.
The so-called session cookies used in this site avoid the use of other computer techniques potentially prejudicial to the confidentiality of users’ navigation and do not allow the acquisition of personal identification data of the user.

Optional provision of data
With the exception of specified for browsing data, the user is free to provide personal data in the contact form.
Failure to provide it may make it impossible to obtain the information requested.

Treatment modalities
Personal data is processed by automated tools for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purpose of its collection. Specific security measures are observed to prevent data loss, illicit or incorrect use and unauthorized access.

Rights of concerned parties
The individuals to whom the personal data refers have the right at any time to obtain confirmation of the existence or non-existence of such data and to know its content and origin, verify its accuracy or request its integration or updating, or correction (art. 7 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003).
Pursuant to the same article, an individual has the right to request cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed unlawfully, and to oppose, for legitimate reasons, its treatment, by sending an e-mail to info@prometheusnetwork.eu.

Website privacy policy integration – Types of data processed
– Navigation data
The computer systems and software used to operate this website acquire, during their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols and TCP/IP protocol.
This information does not in itself allow association with identified subjects, but by its very nature could, through processing and association with data held by third parties, allow users to be identified. This category of data includes IP addresses or domain names of computers used by users who connect to the site, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses of 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 numerical code indicating the status of the response given by the server (error, etc.) and other parameters relating to the operating system and computer environment of the user.
This data is used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the use of the site, to check the correct functioning of the services rendered or to ascertain the perpetrators and responsibilities in the event of computer crimes to the detriment of the website.

Web Measurement Systems
This website adopts a website traffic analysis and evaluation system. Session cookies (which are not permanently stored on the user’s computer) may be used for the above purposes and their use is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers. The session cookies used do not allow the acquisition of personal identification data of the user.