Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

(last updated on 13/01/2022)

The website (hereinafter, the “Site”) makes use of cookies. Below you can find out more about cookies, how they are used on the Site and which control procedures we have in place with regard to cookies.

Hannover Fairs International GmbH, with its head office in Messegelände, D, 30521 Hannover and local office in Milan, Via Paleocapa 1, is the controller of the data collected through cookies on this Site (“Data Controller”).


Cookies are small text files that are saved on your electronic device (PC, tablet, etc..) when you browse a website and that provide certain information (“Cookies”). The Cookies are then sent back to the website of origin during each subsequent navigation, or are sent to a different website that is able to recognize that specific Cookie. Cookies act as a memory for a website, allowing the website to recognise your device on each subsequent visit to that website. Cookies also allow us to store your browsing preferences, giving you a more functional experience of the website, and making the content of the website as personalised as possible.


Cookies can be technical, analytical and profiling. We use:

  • 2.1 Technical Cookies
    Technical cookies allow us to improve your browsing experience and to provide you with all the services offered by the Site.

  • 2.2 Analytical Cookies 
    Analytical cookies allow us to analyse the way you browse the Site in order to help us improve your browsing experience. In particular, the Site uses anonymised analytical cookies with reduced identification power, including third party cookies.

The Site does not use non-anonymised analytical or profiling cookies.


For technical cookies and anonymised analytical cookies with reduced identification power, which are assimilated to technical cookies, the explicit consent of the interested party is not required as they are necessary to ensure the navigation and correct functioning of the Site. These cookies are therefore always active.


The data will be retained for the time foreseen by each of the categories of cookies for which reference is made to the tables containing the relevant storage periods.
In particular, technical cookies and anonymised analytical cookies with reduced identifying power are always active and cannot be deactivated. When technical and anonymised analytical cookies expire, new cookies will be automatically activated.


Data processing is carried out by Hannover Fairs personnel appointed for this purpose. The data collected for the performance of the aforementioned purposes will also be processed by third parties appointed for this purpose as data processors or, depending on the case, communicated to the same as independent data controllers, such as, for example: i) companies that are part of our corporate group for the purposes specified above; ii) companies, bodies, associations that perform services related and instrumental to allowing the navigation on the Site by the Interested Parties and the proper functioning of the same, as well as the development and maintenance of the Site; iii) Public Bodies, Judicial Authorities, Police Forces, in order to follow up on requests for investigation and for the performance of institutional functions within the limits established by law and regulations.

The complete and updated list of the subjects that process the Data in their capacity as data processors and independent data controllers is available on request by writing to the e-mail address of the Data Controller indicated in the paragraph 6 of this cookie policy.


Anonymised technical and analytical cookies will always be active. By clicking on the “X” button you can simply close the banner.
You can also deactivate cookies at any time by manually changing the configuration of your browser as follows:

If you are using a web browser not listed above, please refer to your browser’s documentation or online help for further information. We would also like to point out that the Data Controller is merely a technical intermediary for the links in this document and cannot hold any responsibility in the event of any changes.

You can find out more about Cookies, including how you can understand what Cookies are set on your device, and how you can manage and delete them, by accessing the following link:


In relation to the processing of data collected by means of cookies, Data Subjects may exercise the rights provided for by the GDPR (Articles 15-22), including:

  • receive confirmation of the existence of the data and access their content (access rights);
  • update, amend and/or correct data (right of rectification);
  • request the deletion or restriction of data processed in breach of the law, including data whose retention is unnecessary for the purposes for which the data were collected or otherwise processed (right to be forgotten and right to restriction);
  • to object to the processing (right to object);
  • propose a complaint to the Supervisory Authority in the event of a breach of data protection rules;
  • receive a copy of the data in electronic format
  • and ask that such data be transmitted to another data controller (right to data portability).

If you wish to exercise or receive any information about this cookie policy, please contact us at the following e-mail address:; send a registered letter with acknowledgement of receipt to Hannover Fairs International GmbH in Milan, via Paleocapa 1 or call us at 02 70633292.