IONS 2021 Legal Mentions

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Editor of the website:
Major General de la Marine
SIRET no:  155 000 011 00199
Editorial Manager: Emilie Lahaye
Address: 60 boulevard du general Martial Valin, Paris 75015
Telephone: 0988687434
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Conditions of use

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Websites can propose links towards other websites or other resources available on the Internet. The Major General de la Marine does not have any means to control the websites in connexion with its websites. The Major General de la Marine is not responsible for the availability of such websites and external sources, nor does it guarantee it. It cannot be held liable for any damage, of any kind, resulting from the content of these websites or any external source, and in particular the information, products or services that they offer, or any use that can be done with these elements. The risks related to this use fall entirely to the internet user, that shall conform to their terms of use.

The users, the subscribers and the visitors of the websites cannot set up a hyperlink towards this website without the prior and express authorisation of the Major General de la Marine. In case a user or visitor wishes to set up a hyperlink towards one of the Major General de la Marine’s websites, it shall send an email accessible on the website in order to formulate its request for the setup of a hyperlink. The Major General de la Marine reserves the right to accept or refuse a hyperlink without having to justify its decision.

Services provided

The whole of the activities of the Major General de la Marine as well as its information are presented on our website
The Major General de la Marine does its best to provide information as accurate as possible on the website The information displayed on the website is not exhaustive and the photos non-contractual. They are provided subject to modifications that have been made since they were put online. Moreover, all the information displayed on the website is given for information purposes only, and is subject to change or evolution without notice.

Contractual limitations on the data

The information contained in this website is as accurate as possible and the website is updated on several periods of the year, but can however contain inaccuracies or omissions. If you note any deficiency, mistake or what appears to be a malfunction, please inform us by email at the address, describing the issue as precisely as possible (the web page causing trouble, type of computer and browser used, …). Any content downloaded is made at the user’s own risks and under his own responsibility. As a result, the Major General de la Marine cannot be held liable for any damage suffered by the user’s computer or for any loss of data deriving from the download. Moreover, the user of the website undertakes to access the website using recent hardware, that does not contain viruses and with a browser of the last generation up to date. Hyperlinks put in place within the framework of the present website towards other resources present on the Internet shall not engage the responsibility of the Major General de la Marine.

Intellectual Property

All the content present on the website, including, inter allia, graphic designs, images, texts, videos, animations, sounds, logos, gifs and icons as well as their formatting are the exclusive property of the Major General de la Marine except trademarks, logos or contents belonging to other partner companies or authors.
Any reproduction, distribution, modification, adaptation, broadcasting or publication, even partial, of these elements, is strictly prohibited without the written express agreement of the Major General de la Marine. This representation or reproduction, by any means, constitutes counterfeiting punished by articles L.335-2 et seq. of the Intellectual Property Code. Violation of this prohibition constitutes a counterfeiting that can engage the civil and criminal liability of the counterfeiter. In addition, the owners of the copied content could introduce a law suit against you. 


The present conditions of the website are governed by French laws and any claim or dispute arising out of their interpretation or execution shall be exclusively submitted to the courts having jurisdiction where the company’s headquarters are located. The reference language, for settling possible disputes, is French.

Protection of personal data

The Major General de la Marine attaches great importance to the protection of your personal data, in his capacity as data controller. 

The processing of personal data is carried out by the Major General de la Marine in compliance with the regulations in force, in particular Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data (known as "GDPR") and Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 on information technology, files and freedoms, as modified by law n°2018-493 of 20 June 2018 relating to the protection of personal data (known as the "Data Protection Act"), as part of the communication operations linked to the organisation of the IONS 2021 Symposium on the maritime issues of the Indian Ocean region.
This processing is necessary for the management of invitations to the IONS 2021 event.

The data relating to the management of the participant's registration request is kept for a period of one year from the date of its collection.

Within the limits of their respective responsibilities, the members and authorised personnel of the Office of the Chief of the Naval Staff (CEMM/CAB), as well as the subcontractors they may call upon, have access to your data.

In accordance with the regulations applicable to the protection of personal data, the user has the following rights: right of access, right of rectification, right of opposition, right of deletion, right to limit processing, right to define guidelines on the fate of the data after death. By proving his or her identity, the applicant can exercise these rights by sending a request:
  • By post to:
Monsieur le vice-amiral d’escadre, major général de la Marine
Bureau « réglementation générale et affaires juridiques »
Direction du personnel militaire de la marine – Tours
60 ter boulevard Jean Royer
37000 TOURS
The greatest attention is paid to the protection of your personal data. Nevertheless, if you consider that the processing of your personal data infringes your rights, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the CNIL (Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés).