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Privacy Policy


The purpose of this privacy policy is to inform the users of the site :

  • How their personal data is collected. Personal data is any information that can be used to identify a user. As such, it may include: first and last names, age, postal or email address, location or IP address (non-exhaustive list);
  • On the rights they have concerning this data;  
  • On the person responsible for processing the personal data collected and processed;
  • On the recipients of this personal data;
  • On the site's policy on cookies.  

This policy completes the legal notice which can be consulted by users at the following address


In accordance with Article 5 of the European Regulation 2016/679, personal data shall be:  

  • Processed lawfully, fairly and transparently with regard to the data subject;
  • Collected for specified (see Article 3.1 hereof), explicit and legitimate purposes and not further processed in a way incompatible with those purposes;
  • Adequate, relevant and limited to what is necessary for the purposes for which they are processed;
  • Accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date. All reasonable steps must be taken to ensure that personal data which are inaccurate, having regard to the purposes for which they are processed, are erased or rectified without delay;  
  • Kept in a form which permits identification of data subjects for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which they are processed
  • Processed in such a way as to ensure appropriate security of the data collected, including protection against unauthorised or unlawful processing and against accidental loss, destruction or damage, by means of appropriate technical or organisational measures.

Processing is lawful only if and insofar as at least one of the following conditions is met:

  • The data subject has consented to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes;
  • The processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or for the performance of pre-contractual measures taken at the request of the data subject;
  • The processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject;
  • The processing is necessary to protect the vital interests of the data subject or of another natural person;
  • The processing is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the controller;
  • The processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the controller or by a third party, unless the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject which require the protection of personal data prevail, in particular where the data subject is a child.


Article 3.1: Data collected

The personal data collected within the framework of our activity are the following:  

  • Name, first name and email address when you use the contact form
Article 3.2: Data collection method

When you use our site, no data is automatically collected.  
Other personal data is collected when you perform the following operations on the platform:

  • Name, first name and email address when you use the contact form

Depending on the purpose of the processing, the retention period of Personal Data may vary.

Except in the case of mandatory legal provisions, CNRS - Centre national de la recherche scientifique retains Personal Data for the duration necessary to achieve the intended purpose.

Personal Data will thus be retained for the period during which you use ourservices, and deleted at the latest three years after our last contact, unless anonymised or legally required to retain certain data for a longer period of time.

Article 3.3: Data hosting

The site is hosted by :  
Webflow, Inc.,
398 11th Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103


Article 4.1: The data controller

Personal data are collected by CNRS -Centre national de la recherche scientifique,
whose registered office is located at 3 rue Michel-Ange 75794 Paris Cedex 16,
SIRETnumber : 18008901303720
The data controller can be contacted in the following ways:  
By using the contact form on the website : here

Article 4.2: The data protection officer

The Data Protection Officer of the company or the person responsible is : Pierre Seneor

If, after having contacted us, you believe that your "Data Protection" rights are not being respected, you can send a complaint to the CNIL.


Any user concerned by the processing of his/her personal data may avail him/herself of the following rights, pursuant to the European Regulation 2016/679 and the French Data Protection Act (Law 78-17 of 6 January 1978):  

  • Right of access, rectification and right to erasure of data (laid down in Articles 15, 16 and 17 of the GDPR respectively);  
  • Right to data portability (Article 20 of the GDPR);
  • Right to restriction (Article 18 of the GDPR) and to object to data processing (Article 21 of the GDPR);  
  • Right not to be subject to a decision based exclusively on an automated process;  
  • Right to determine the fate of data after death;  
  • Right to have recourse to the competent supervisory authority (Article 77 of the GDPR).  

To exercise your rights, please send your letter to CNRS - Centre national de la recherche scientifique, 3 rue Michel-Ange 75794Paris Cedex 16 or by using the contact form on the website : here.

In order for the data controller to comply with the request, the user may be required to provide certain information such as: full names, e-mail address and account, personal space or subscriber number.  
Consult the website for more information on your rights.


The publisher of the site reserves the right to modify the present Policy at any time in order to ensure that the users of the site comply with the law in force.  

Any changes will not affect previous purchases made on the site, which will remain subject to the Policy in force at the time of purchase and as accepted by the user at the time of validation of the purchase.  
The user is invited to take note of this Policy each time he/she uses our services, without it being necessary to formally inform him/her of it.  

This policy was last updated on 29/11/2023

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