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Publishing Department

This website is edited by Édifice,
A French simplified joint-stock company with capital of €62 262,68.
TCR Nanterre 528 784 325
Headquarters: 10 Boulevard des Batignolles, 75017 Paris, FRANCE
Tel: +33 (0)1 82 63 51 51
Publications Director: Arnaud Albou


The company OVH hosts the website’s servers

The Édifice website is hosted in Roubaix, France:
Headquarters: 2 rue Kellermann – 59100 Roubaix – France

Copyright and Photo Credit

The use of the copyrighted content included in this website is prohibited. In particular, downloading the website or using its texts or images is not permitted without authorization. However, some of the website’s articles are covered by a Creative Commons License, as indicated by the logo:

You may reproduce, distribute, and share the content of these articles as long as you cite the source (the website), do not use it for commercial purposes, and do not edit or change it. If you have any questions about using the website’s content, please contact us at

The photographs and illustrations included on the website were created by Édifice. They are protected by copyright law.

Limitation of liability

While the company Édifice does everything in its power to provide you with available and verified tools and information, it cannot be held liable for errors or a lack of available information due to technical reasons and/or the presence of a virus on the website.

The information provided on the website is for informational purposes only.


When you visit our website,, cookies are stored on your computer, mobile phone, or tablet.
The cookies used by the website are :

  • 1. Functional cookies, which allow us to customize your use of the website (e.g. memorize a mode of presentation);
  • 2. Cookies designed for measuring traffic, which do not collect personal data. Traffic monitoring tools are used to gather information about how visitors use the website. They show how users come to the website and track their navigation patterns. The data generated by cookies are transmitted to and stored by web analytics providers (Google). The data generated by Google are hosted on servers located in the United States. Google uses this information to evaluate how you use the website, but has committed to not associated your IP address with any other data held by Google. Web analytics providers may share this data with third parties if legally mandated to do so or if such parties process this information on behalf of the providers.


A cookie is a piece of data stored on your computer when you visit a website or view an advertisement. It is designed to collect information regarding your navigation habits and provide you with services that are adapted to your terminal (computer, mobile phone, or tablet). Cookies are managed by your web browser.


You can deactivate cookies at any time. You can also configure your browser to alert you any time cookies are stored on your computer and ask if you would like to authorize them or not. You can accept or deny cookies on a case-by-case basis or refuse them in all instances. Please note that reconfiguring your browser might affect your ability to access any of our services that require the use of cookies. In order to manage cookies in accordance with your needs, we encourage you to consider the end purpose of cookies when configuring your browser.


The process for configuring each web browser is unique. It is provided in your browser’s help menu and will allow you to change your cookie preferences. You can deactivate cookies by following the instructions provided by the publishers :


Web analytics companies offer an opt-out feature that lets you block data collection on our website. For more information on how to activate this feature, follow the instructions provided on the provider’s website :
Google Analytics (Google)

For more information about cookies:
Visit the CNIL (French national information science and liberties commission) website.

Confidentiality policy


In accordance with the French Law on Information Technology and Liberties and the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR), you have the right to access, correct, and delete personal information that concerns you. You may exercise this right by writing us an email or filling out the form provided below.

Your requests will be processed within 30 days. Your request must be accompanied by a copy of your ID or proof of authority. These documents must be mailed to the following address: Édifice – 20 rue Henri Regnault, 92150 SURESNES, FRANCE.

The purpose of this policy is to inform you about the ways in which your personal data is collected, processed, and used and about your rights over your personal data with respect to the relevant provisions on the topic, especially the latest version of French law 78-17 of January 6, 1978 regarding information technology, files, and liberties, called the “Information Technology and Liberties” law, and the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), which came into force on May 25, 2018.

Data collection

The data gathered on this website concern the forms and the following information:

Contact Form: first name, last name, and email. On a voluntary basis, we also collect the user’s telephone number, school, and class.

Discovery Class Enrollment Form: first name, last name, telephone number, email, country, zip code, class name, level of education, and number of students.


In compliance with the French “Information Technology and Liberties” law no. 78-17 of January 6, 1978, modified by French law no. 2004-801 of August 6, 2004, and in accordance with Article 32 of the aforementioned law, the personal data that is collected will be processed for the sole purpose of allowing the processing manager, in this case the website manager, i.e. the president of Édifice, who is also the sole recipient of these data, to respond to users in the most appropriate manner, and will never be used for non-specified purposes or transmitted to partners. Aside from the information that is specifically requested, no other personal data is collected without your knowledge.

As the processing manager, we respect privacy and protect the personal data of our website’s users.

Duration of data retention

The collected data are not kept for more than one year starting from the date of collection or last time of contact with the prospect.


The concept of Personal Data refers to any information regarding an identified or identifiable natural person. A person is “identifiable” when they can be identified, either directly or indirectly, especially in reference to one or several factors specific to that person.

“Non-Personal Data” correspond to information that cannot be used to identify someone.

Processing manager

The processing manager for your personal data is: the President of Édifice. Some technical services (hosting) are entrusted to our technical service providers. In compliance with Article 28 of the GDPR, this service provider is bound by a strict confidentiality clause that prohibits any use of these data not stipulated in the servicing agreement and requires the service provider to implement technical and organizational measures that meet the requirements regarding personal data security and protection.

Data security and confidentiality

We strive to take reasonable technical measures to prevent loss or unintended use while collecting or storing your data and to prevent this information from being shared with any unauthorized third party.

However, despite these steps, the Internet remains an open system, and we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will not be able to thwart the measures in question or use your personal data for illegitimate ends. As a result, Édifice cannot be held liable for the fraudulent collection of your data for any purpose.

The website may suggest links to other third-party websites that might interest you.

Édifice has no control over the content of third-party websites or the practices of these third-parties in terms of the protection of any personal data they might collect. As a result, Édifice does not accept any liability with respect to how these third parties process your personal data. It is your responsibility to research the personal data protection policies of these third parties.

Purpose of data collection

We process all or a part of your data to:

Allow you to share our content to social networks;

Enjoy an interactive and personalized experience on our website;

Send newsletters if you have agreed by checking the corresponding box;

Analyze audience and traffic information for the website.

The recipients of your Personal Data are our own management teams and our technical service providers.

The data collected by processing the personal information gathered by the website will not be transferred outside of the territory of the European Union.

Access to personal data

In compliance with Articles 39 and 40 of this same law, the user of this website or the Customer has the right to inquire about, access, correct, and oppose data concerning him or her by sending an email or letter to:


20 rue Henri Regnault

92150 Suresnes, France

Finally, the user of this website or the Customer can submit a complaint to the French Data Protection Authority (CNIL) at any time.