Reed Exhibitions Italia Privacy Policy

The document concerns the privacy policies on the processing of personal data performed by Reed Exhibitions Italia S.r.l., with registered offices in Milano, Via Marostica n. 1, the controller (hereinafter the “Controller” or “REI”) and owner of MCE Mostra Convegno Expocomfort brand, which runs the web-site


The document describes, according to applicable law and EU Regulation 2016/679 (hereinafter “GDPR”), the management procedures with regard to the personal data of users and visitors of our web-site, as well as the processing of personal data carried out by the Controller. For contacts you can present yourself, by prior appointment, at the company offices, or use the following contact information: Tel. +39 02 4351701.
The DPO is  available at e-mail address:


This policy is not applicable for other web-site eventually accessible through our links, of which the Controller shall not be deemed liable.
The Controller adopts this policy as required by art. 12 GDPR, to provide the information included in art. 13 GDPR and communication under artt. 15 to 22 and 34 GDPR, related to the processing of the data provided. This policy shall be read as general, given to everyone who interact with the web-site, accessible by electronic means and corresponding to the official web-site home page.


Informative on data processing
The Controller informs the third that the personal data provided through the connection with the Controller, data not belonging to special categories under art. 9 GDPR, concerning the same (even if operating as individual undertaking, small enterprise or professional firm) or its employees, agents, representatives or collaborators (the “Data”), shall be processed according to the provisions of GDPR. Data processing is carried out on the basis of lawfulness conditions under art 6 GDPR, for the purposes concerning the relationship established with the Controller and, therefore, its legal basis, as required by art. 13 lett. (c) GDPR, is grounded on the reasons of the contact with the Controller. Data processing shall include: management, organization, use, storage, creation of database, processing in EU and extra EU territories (in the cases set forth by art 45 and 46 GDPR), statistical survey, communication to partners with which the initiatives will be developed – subjects that will be appointed as external bodies according to art. 28 GDPR, Authorities, Institutions, ICE. The Data will be communicated and processed also within the RELEX Group, of which it is party. The Controller informs the visitors of the web-site that the Data provided for various activities might be shared with its partners, in full compliance with applicable privacy regulations. It is further recalled that the processing of Data shall be carried out by the Controller only in the interest of the user, without aggressive marketing purposes, and with the further possibility to not adhere to the proposed activities.  The processing shall include the destruction and alteration of the data processed, as the result of the reporting of the Data subject, the consultation, the communication of future initiatives, the elaboration, soft spam by e-mail and light marketing, statistical survey, the submission of promotional material and use for promoting meetings and conferences, cancellation. It is further recalled that the processing of Data connected with the web services, offered by this web-site physically “in  hosting” by AWS (Amazon Web Services) in the Irish Data Center via AMS (Adobe Managed Services), are performed  at the Owner’s  premises and handled only by employers, collaborators or third duly authorized, or charged with occasional maintenance duties.
Data processing shall be carried out by paper and/or electronic means, by subjects specifically appointed. Provision of Data is optional, except from those automatically acquired by the system. It is intended that continuing with navigation, and by not turning off cookies (see cookies policy), the consent will be considered as given according to art. 4 para 11 GDPR. The Controller does not perform any processing through automated decision-making process. The Data will be stored for five years and anyway for the period necessary to meet the purposes of Data collection.
The Controller informs that the rights of rectification ex art 16 GDPR, to erasure ex art 17 GDPR, to restriction of processing ex art 18 GDPR and of access to personal Data supplied and consequential information as described in art. 15 GDPR are guaranteed.
The Data subject has also the following rights:
1) to require to the Controller the access to its own personal Data, the relevant rectification, or the erasure or the restriction of the treatment concerning it, or to object to the processing;
2) to data portability, ex art 20 GDPR;
3) should be Data processing based on art. 6, para. 1, lett. (a) GDPR or art. 9, para. 2, lett. (a) GDPR, to revoke the consent at any moment, without prejudice of lawfulness of data processing based on the previous consent;
4) to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.
In order to exercise such rights or require further information, please send an e-mail to the DPO at the following e-mail address:, by indicating as object: exercise of rights under the GDPR, and as content the right that is intended to exercise. The Controller shall process the request and send the relevant reply within the timing according to art. 12 GDPR.


The Controller uses specific policies for the acquisition of Data in particular situations (for example, request for admission / to the fair as exhibitor/visitor/journalist), provided with related consent to be conferred in order to allow the processing of Data. Please be informed that should the Controller decide to carry out further Data processing for other purposes, different from those for which they were collected, it shall previously inform the Data subject with any relevant information, obtaining – where necessary - specific consent. It is further noted that the Controller uses specific and appropriate policies for the acquisition of Data in particular areas, to which is made reference (for example, admission to a fair, to a contest, to a conference etc.).


Please note that users, by sending e-mail to  the addresses indicated in this website, for the purposes specified for each case, authorize the acquisition and the consequent processing of their e-mail address and other personal Data possibly contained in the e-mail, to be carried out with the procedures and purposes mentioned above. The sending also involves the awareness and the approval of the privacy information note.

The Communications on Owner’s activities is reserved only to specific categories of registered users. To provide and manage this service, the Controller uses services and tools offered by MailUp website. For more details on the processing of personal Data by MailUp, the Controller recommend to carefully consult the following link: The failure to provide personal Data will not result in any consequence against the user other than, in the event of failure to provide necessary personal Data, the lack of opportunity for the user to benefit from the services required, from which it is possible to cancel by the use of “unsuscribe”, that is footnoted in every communication.

Use of images obtained by photos and/or videos
During our public events (exhibitions, fairs, conventions, parties, meetings) it’s possible that several photos and videos will be taken in the location to support and promote our events. Images and videos will be posted on this Website or on the group's website and through our social profiles and they won’t injure individual’s honor and respectability; The Controller won’t give any payment for these images or videos. It’s important to remember that your images obtained during our public events don’t request a specific consent from photographed individuals.  However, the Controller complies with all provisions concerning photos and videos processing set forth by the Data Protection Authority. Anyone who wants to cancel or remove personal images can contact us at the following address and, after examination of the request, images may be cancelled/removed. In the event that photos or video will be taken during private events and/or including foreground of minors or people with handicap, the Controller will give the suitable information and will ask individuals’ consent.


Navigation Data
Informatics systems and software procedures of this web site collect certain Personal Data, which transmission is implicit in the use of internet protocols. Such Data are used only to obtain anonymous statistic information on the use of the web site and to control the correct performance. They are cancelled immediately after the elaboration. The Data may be used in investigations on possible cybercrimes against the web site.


Cookies are small text files, deposited by a web site on the user’s hard disk, to identify the navigation browser. Cookies do not damage the system and do not contain malicious files. Cookies are intended to speed up the analysis of web traffic or to signify the access to a specific web site, and allow to web applications to send information to each user.


For further information, please visit our cookies policy.


Intellectual property
All contents in this web site are protected by rules of law concerning intellectual property. Any reproduction, also partial, is forbidden. In any case, the Controller does not permit any license on copyright, patents or any other intellectual property right.


No liability is assumed by the Controller towards web-site users in reference to the content of what is published (accuracy and completeness of the provided information) or to the use made by third parties. Materials and information of the web-site are subject, without prior notification, to changes or updates by the Controller.

Laws and regulations
The Controller regularly verifies the respect of these privacy rules, updating them with new issued laws and regulations. The DPO may be contacted at any time for questions by writing to:
It is our policy to reply to users sending requests and/or formal complaints to the address above, to solve the signified problem. We undertake to cooperate with the competent authorities, to solve possible complaints concerning Personal Data, which cannot be solved directly by the Controller and private individuals.



Reed Group Privacy Policy

Last update: May 2019