Privacy policy

SEMIA (whose head office is located at 11 rue de l’Académie 67000 STRASBOURG – SIRET n° 47 844 389 800 026), attaches great importance to the protection and respect of your private life. The purpose of this policy is to inform you of our practices regarding the collection, use and sharing of information that you may provide to us through the SEMIA website accessible from

This policy sets out how we treat the personal data we collect and that you provide to us. Please read this document carefully to understand our practices regarding the processing of your personal data by us.


Contact Forms

When using our Platforms, you may be required to provide us with information, some of which is likely to identify you (“Personal Data”). This is particularly the case when you fill in forms (such as the contact form), when you subscribe to our newsletter, when you contact us – whether by telephone, email or any other means of communication – or when you report a problem.

This information may include the following data:

  • The data necessary to join the service we provide on our Platforms. This data includes your first and last name, e-mail address, date of birth, gender and telephone number. This information is mandatory. If you do not provide this information, SEMIA will not be able to provide you with the services offered on our Platforms and you will not be allowed to send your messages on our Platform;
  • A postal address;
  • A copy of all exchanges between you and SEMIA;
  • Details of your visits to our Platforms and the content you have accessed;
  • Where applicable, your responses to our surveys and questionnaires and reviews you have left to evaluate content, which may be used for research and analysis of user behaviour;
  • Data we may ask you to provide when you report a problem with our Platforms or services, such as the purpose of your support request;
  • Your location data where you have agreed to us collecting and processing this data


When you log in, we will set a number of cookies to store your login information and screen preferences. The lifetime of a login cookie is two days, the lifetime of a screen option cookie is one year. If you check “Remember me”, your login cookie will be retained for a fortnight. If you log out of your account, the login cookie will be deleted.
When editing or publishing an article, an additional cookie will be stored in your browser. This cookie does not contain any personal data. It simply indicates the identifier of the article you have just modified. It expires after one day.


Articles on this site may include embedded content (for example videos, images, articles…). Embedded content from other sites behaves in the same way as if the visitor were on that other site.
These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed third-party tracking tools, track your interactions with this embedded content if you have a logged-in account on their website.


Your personal data will not be passed on to any third party company.


All users can change or delete their personal information at any time by contacting the controller. The site managers can also view and modify this information.
Your Personal Data is kept for a period of 3 years.


We store your Personal Data within the European Union.
If you have an account or have left comments on the site, you can request to receive a file containing all the Personal Data we hold about you, including that which you have provided to us. You can also request the deletion of your personal data. This does not take into account data stored for administrative, legal or security purposes.


Traitement des données personnelles
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