Legal notice


This web site is operated by SEE - Société de l'électricité, de l'électronique et des technologies de l'information et de la communication, a non for profit organization under the French law « Loi 1901 ».
SEE is represented by its president Mr François Gerin
The web site publisher is Mr Jacques Horvilleur, General Secretary.
N° SIREN: 785 393 232, Code APE 9412Z, N° TVA FR44 785 393 232B
Headquarter: 17 rue de l'Amiral Hamelin 75783 Paris Cedex16
Tel : (+33) 1 56 90 37 09


The web site is hosted by ​OVH (SAS)
RCS Lille Métropole 424 761 419 00045, Code APE 2620Z, N° TVA FR 22 424 761 419
Headquarter: 2 rue Kellermann - 59100 Roubaix - France

Personnal data

SEE is committed to ensuring that the collection and processing of your data is done in accordance with French law Informatique et Libertés and the general European regulation on data protection GDPR.
The information collected by SEE is subject to computer processing useful or required for the fulfillment of its mission in the service of science and industry.

You can acces to our personnal data by login to the site with your identifiers, or by contacting SEE by any other means: contact form, telephone, postal mail as indicated above.

You may also, for legitimate reasons, oppose the processing of data concerning you.

To find out more, check your rights on the CNIL website.

Consent for the submission of personal data and the receipt of individually unsolicited information 

The production of SEE is essentially informative in nature. SEE accomplishes her mission by encouraging the production of information and ensuring its dissemination to its community.

SEE membership shall be considered an explicit act of consent to receive information and notifications by SEE mail or email.

In addition, membership in a group on the SEE website means explicit acceptance of broadcasts from that group.

Insofar as the end of the membership does not constitute a renunciation of the benefit of the information not reserved to the members, this situation does not entail in fact the denunciation of the consent expressed during the accession to membership. This must be done by the person on his profile online or by contacting SEE by any other means: contact form, telephone, postal mail as indicated above


What types of data do we collect directly?

  1. E-mail
  2. IP address of the visitor
  3. Firstname name
  4. Company, organization
  5. One or more email addresses
  6. SEE member number (perennial identifier)
  7. IEEE member number (contribution reduction)
  8. Personal and professional website
  9. Free remarks of the person
  10. Portrait
  11. Membership in various groups within the association
  12. Pages visited
  13. Contents and comments posted
  14. Roles defining permissions, including SEE membership and access to online journals
  15. Default language
  16. Time zone
  17. Postal Address Book
  18. Orders placed on the site
  19. Registration for events
  20. Annual Individual Memberships or Obtained under a Company Agreement
  21. Year of promotion to the senior grades, emeritus, perpetual
  22. Complete ordering and billing information except credit card IDs (processed fleetingly through the bank interface) and bank accounts (processed directly with the bank)
  23. Google Analytics tracking information

How do we use the data collected?

These data are used for the following purposes

  • Collaboration within the different social groups of the SEE
  • Business management
  • Statistical analysis of our activities in relation with the mission of the association
  • Targeting communication
  • Functional and ergonomic improvement of our web platform

Who are the users of the personal data collected?

The following users are required to use this data only in the context and for the purposes of their functions:

  • The Secretary General of the SEE
  • SEE webmasters
  • SEE employees, account managers or accountants
  • The leaders and animators of working groups
  • SEE computer contractors
  • SEE members can access the list of members (first name, last name and company) and contact each other by form (the e-mail addresses are not communicated) but can forbid this means of communication.

How can I manage or delete personal data collected about me?

  • You can access your customizable data on your online account where you can usually modify it yourself.
  • You can always request support for these changes or to permanently disable / delete your account via the online contact form via or by post to the head office indicated above.

How do we ensure data security?

  • We maintain operating systems and all software on our secure servers
  • Rights of access to sensitive data are reserved for the rights holders
  • All interactions with our site are subject to https / ssl encryption