Privacy Policy

You are visiting the site of a public administration.

The use of the site implies full and complete acceptance of the general conditions of use described below. It is recommended that you read the general conditions of use each time you visit this website as they may be modified at any time and without prior notice.

The purpose of the site is to provide information on all of the MetaGenoPolis activities.

Legal notices


• Site identification

Site name: MetaGenoPolis

Complete URL of the site:


• Site editor

MetaGenoPolis. MetaGenoPolis is a public scientific and technological laboratory of INRAE.
Its registered office Domaine de Vilvert, Bât.325 78 350 Jouy-en-Josas France
Email contact:


• Identification numbers
SIREN : 180 070 039
APE Code : 7219Z
Intracommunity VAT number: FR 57 1800700039


• Site publication
Name of publication director: Alexandre Cavezza
Name of the editor: Anne-Sophie ALVAREZ / Alexandre Cavezza
Name of the webmaster of the site: Kévin Weiszer


• Site host
Name or company name: MetaGenoPolis
Head office address: Domaine de Vilvert, Bât.325 78 350 Jouy-en-Josas France
E-mail and/or telephone:

The graphic design and development of the site were carried out by STARDUST CONSEIL, 614 Chemin de la Mellonne, 13390 Auriol (France). Telephone : 33 (0) 6 75 09 97 71.


Last update: March 2020


General conditions of use

By browsing this site, you, as a user, acknowledge that you are familiar with and accept the terms and conditions of use described below.

• General information

Please refer to the Legal Notices on the site

• Intellectual property

The site is an intellectual work protected by intellectual property laws. The site and each of the elements that make it up are the exclusive property of MetaGenoPolis INRAE. MetaGenoPolis INRAE is the owner of the brands, texts including press releases, videos, images (except when indicated otherwise below the pictures) and animations, illustrations and logos present on the site. Consequently, you are prohibited from re-using them without the prior written authorisation of MetaGenoPolis INRAE. Any reproduction or representation, in whole or in part, of the Site or of one of the elements that make it up, is prohibited, as is their alteration.

The publisher of the site cannot, in any way, be held liable for the consequences that may result from the use or interpretation of the information on the site. In addition, this information is provided for information purposes only and may under no circumstances constitute advice or a recommendation of any kind whatsoever. The user is solely responsible for the use he makes of the information on the site.

The publisher of the site strives to ensure, to the best of its ability, the accuracy and updating of the information distributed, at the time it is posted on the site. However, the publisher of the site does not in any way guarantee the accuracy, precision or exhaustiveness of the information made available on the site. The information on the site is non-contractual and may be modified at any time.

Access to the site may be interrupted at any time, without notice, in particular in the event of force majeure and maintenance.

• Hypertext links

The site may contain links to partner or third party sites. The publisher of the site, having no means to control these sites, assumes no responsibility for the content of these sites.

The setting up of hypertext links (whatever the technical method) by third parties to pages or documents published on the site publisher’s site, is authorized provided that: links do not contravene the interests of the site editor, that they guarantee the possibility for the user to identify the origin and author of the document.

• Personal data - Right of access and rectification

In general, you can visit the site without providing any personal information. In any case, you are in no way obliged to provide this information to MetaGenoPolis INRAE. The personal data collected on this site are the IP address, date, time and pages viewed, technical information of response times (through cookies) and the mentions: Institution/compagny, Name and first name, Email Address, Phone, Function through the contact form. MetaGenoPolis INRAE may process your personal Information to provide or collect information by means of “Contact” menu forms. The attachments you send with your message, for example a CV, are processed in compliance with the French General Data Protection Regulations (RGPD); and/or to collect information to improve the functioning of the Website (especially via the use of cookies) measure audience, process incidents on response times. The information will be used to establish contact to you for the purpose necessary to provide the service you have requested.
You have the right to access, rectify, oppose for legitimate reasons, limit and delete all data concerning you under the conditions provided for by Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 on data processing, files and freedoms and by the general regulation on data protection No. 2016/679. You have the right to give general or specific instructions regarding the storage, erasure and communication of your personal data after your death. You also have the right to file a complaint with a supervisory authority such as the Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL).

You can exercise these rights by contacting the publisher of the site (with the exception of the right to file a complaint which must be made directly to a control authority) by email to and by post MetaGenoPolis-INRAE Domaine de Vilvert, Bât.325 78 350 Jouy-en-Josas France, accompanying your request with any signed identity document.
INRAE has appointed a Data Protection Officer. You can contact her by email at or by post at INRAE - 24, chemin de Borde Rouge – Auzeville – CS52627 – 31326 Castanet Tolosan cedex – France.

• Modifications

The site editor reserves the right to modify, without notice, these general conditions of use of the site. This website is normally accessible to Users at all times. However, an interruption for technical maintenance may be decided by
The website is updated regularly. In the same way, the legal notices may be modified at any time: they are nevertheless binding on the User, who is invited to refer to them as often as possible in order to read them.

• Litige

In the event of a dispute, the French courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction

Last update: March 2020

Cookies management

When you first visit the MetaGenoPolis Website, a banner at the bottom of your screen informs you that your browsing data may be stored in files known as cookies. You can accept or refuse cookies at any time. You are considered to have consented to the installation of cookies by clicking on the “Accept” button on the right-hand side of the banner at the bottom of your screen. Cookies are small text files which enable us to recognize your computer, tablet, or other mobile device in order to personalize the services we offer. The data collected by cookies does not in any way allow us to identify you personally. They are used with the sole aim of improving the interactivity and performance of our Website.

• Our use of cookies

«Cookies» refers to a set of information placed on the user’s terminal when the user browses a website. It is a file containing in particular an identifier in the form of a number, the name of the server that deposited it and possibly an expiration date. Thanks to cookies, information about your visit, including your preferred language and other settings, is stored on the website. This can make your next visit to this site easier and enhance its usefulness to you.

You can visit the CNIL website to learn how to configure your browser to control cookie deposits on your device.

An audience measurement tool is used on the site Google Analytics, whose cookie policy may be consulted here:

Social network cookies are used on the site :

- LinkedIn, whose cookie policy may be consulted here:

- Twitter, whose options for the control or restriction of the use of cookies, as well as the cookie policy, you will find at:

- YouTube, where you will find help for deleting cookies from the Google Chrome browser by clicking on the following link: as well as the full cookie policy at the following link:

The different types of cookies that can be used on our websites are as follows:

- Required Cookies, On our WordPress CMS, these are CAS and PHP session cookies. These cookies are deleted at the end of the session (log out or close browser)

- Functional cookies, These cookies allow us to analyze the use of the site in order to measure and improve its performance.

- Social and advertising cookies, These cookies are used by advertising agencies (e.g. Google) and social networks (e.g. Twitter) and allow the sharing of pages on social networks, the publication of comments, the distribution (which is not the case for our site) of ads tailored to your interests.

To obtain more information about the cookies we use, you can contact INRAE’s Data Protection Officer by email at or by post at INRAE 24, chemin de Borde Rouge –Auzeville – CS52627 – 31326 Castanet Tolosan cedex - France

Last update: March 2020

Accept our Privacy policy*

* By submitting this contact form, MetaGenoPolis collects and processes your personal data in order to manage the response to your job applications and to answer any questions regarding our activity.
You have the right to access, rectification, object, erasure, restriction of processing, data portability and to provide instructions for the use of your data after your death.
To exercise your rights, you can contact our Data Protection Officer at or by post at INRAE - 24, chemin de Borde Rouge –Auzeville – CS52627 – 31326 Castanet Tolosan cedex – France. For more information regarding the processing of your personal data, you can consult our privacy policy.