Privacy Policy


The Institut Français, a public establishment of an industrial and commercial nature located at 8-14 rue of Captain Scott is specialized in the promotion of the know-how of companies and French associations in the world.

In particular, the Institut français provides the public with an Internet site, accessible at the address is: It brings together information on this event; presentation, programming, venues, link to the Season's social networks.

This Privacy Policy details how data from Site are collected, processed and stored by the Institut Français.

Capitalized terms shall have the meaning defined in Article 1 of the Conditions General of the Site.

Data controller - data collection and storage

Within the framework of the management of the provision of Services, the Institut français intervenes by capacity of data controller within the meaning of Article 4 of the General Regulation on the Data Protection (GDPR).

The Institut français collects in particular the surname, first names and email addresses of the following persons when they make a request for information through the contact.

Finally, the Institut français may collect certain personal data from visitors to the Site through the cookies present on the Site. The specific provisions for cookies are detailed below.

This personal data is collected, recorded and stored in accordance with the applicable legal provisions, including with the provisions of the GDPR.

The personal data collected from Users are not subject to any transfer of data outside the European Union. All personal data collected is stored on servers located within the European Union.

Data Access

Within the French Institute, the persons in charge of the site can access the data personal information provided in order to process requests.

The IT services responsible for the proper operation of the Site are also likely to access certain personal data of the representatives and individual members of the Professionals, when such access is justified in the context of the maintenance of the Site.

In all circumstances, the Institut français makes every effort to ensure that access to data by its employees is limited to what is strictly necessary and that the integrity and security of data are preserved.

Exercise of rights

Individuals whose personal data is collected by the Institut Français when providing the Services have the right to access, modify, oppose, delete and make available their personal data. They may exercise these rights at any time by sending an email to the following address:
In the event of difficulties in connection with the management of his personal data, any person concerned has the right to lodge a complaint with the CNIL or with any competent supervisory authority.


When you visit the website, cookies may be installed automatically on the navigation software of your device. A cookie is an element that does not identify the visitor but is used to record information relating to its navigation.

What cookies may be installed when you visit our site?

The cookies that may be installed on your browser are mainly intended to provide audience measurement tools, to improve the ergonomics of the site and to determine the course of the visitors.

How long do cookies last?

There are two types of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are created temporarily in the sub-folder of your browser when you visit a website. Once you leave the site, the session cookie is deleted.

The persistent cookie files remain in the sub-folder of your browser and are reactivated once you visit the website that created that specific cookie. A persistent cookie remains in the sub-folder of the browser for the length of time specified in the cookie file.

Generally speaking, a cookie is valid for a maximum of 13 months.

Can I refuse the deposit of cookies on my terminal?

You are not obliged to accept the deposit of cookies on your device. However, we cannot guarantee you the same user experience if you proceed to delete cookies.

How do I set and delete cookies?

Your browser settings may allow you to refuse cookies depending on your browser's settings, procedure described in the ""Internet Option"" tab of your browser.





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