Privacy Policy & Cookies

Who is the data controller?

AIX MARSEILLE UNIVERSITY, the coordinator, acts as Data Controller for the DIAMAS project, under the article 13 of the EU General Data Protection Regulation n. 679/2016. In this role, the authorized contact point is Mr Hervé ISAR –

Purposes and legal basis for the processing of data

The Data Controller processes your personal data and uses cookies for this website (for the DIAMAS cookie policy see this page). In this Privacy Statement, we inform you about the purposes for which personal data are processed, how you can exercise your privacy-related rights and provide other information that may be of interest to you.

In case you provided your personal data to the project, they will be processed only for the Institutional purposes related to the project goals. Pseudonymised for research purposes under article 89 GDPR will always take place, unless it is necessary to contact you for dissemination activities under for project purposes at some point in its duration. However, consent will be requested in such cases e.g., newsletters. For project events, some personal data will be collected for administration and organisation of events (in-person and online). Events will be accompanied by their own privacy statement when this data is provided.

Rights of data subjects

As data subjects, you have the right to obtain confirmation as to whether or not your personal data exist, to be informed of the content and source of such data, to check their accuracy and request integration, as well as restrict processing of your personal data and any unlawfully processed data erased, made anonymous or blocked.

You shall exercise your rights, submitting your request to the Project coordinator e-mail: Pierre Mounier – You may also lodge a complaint to the Commission Nationale Informatique et Liberté ( – Data protection authority in France. if you consider that your rights have been infringed. For further information on data protection, please, contact the Data Protection officer in AIX MARSEILLE UNIVERSITY: Mr Hervé ISAR –


The DIAMAS project website uses cookies, which are strings of text sent from the website server to the visitors’ browsers and are automatically saved on their device for easy navigation and maintaining user status information when accessing reserved areas or language preference information.

Cookies created on a visitor’s computer/smartphone do not contain personal identification data and do not compromise his or her privacy or security.

What cookies does the DIAMAS project website use?

The DIAMAS project website uses the following cookies:

  • session cookies: they are temporary and allow users access to personalized services and to take full advantage of the website’s features.
  • analysis cookies: with the help of Google, they allow the performance of visitors traffic analysis. The information thus gathered has no personal significance as the data are collected and analysed anonymously. The project makes specific use of Google Analytics cookies in the manner shown on this page.
  • social cookies: they are supplied directly from the social media domains that the project website hosts through links to official pages, sharing buttons and links. The use of these buttons involves the exchange of information with these websites, therefore the management of the information and how to eliminate it is regulated by them.

Usage of third-party websites

The DIAMAS website may include links to third-party websites, in particular websites. We are not responsible for the privacy and cookies policies of third parties, nor are we responsible for the information or content these websites contain. We encourage you to read the privacy & cookies policies of third parties before using their websites.

How to disable cookies?

Using this website means users implicitly consent to the use of cookies. Browsers generally accept cookies both from our website and third-party websites, as per default settings. Users can however modify their browsers and block cookies (opt-out) and choose between unconditional acceptance, displaying a pop-up window that requires explicit user action or refusing cookies without exception.

If cookies are blocked, the use of the project website and some of its services may be limited. Below are details of how to disable cookies on popular browsers:

It is possible to disable cookies of Google Analytics by visiting the Google web page (Google GaOptOut) and downloading the free plug-in for a specific browser.

Changes to this policy

We may revise this Privacy & Cookies policy from time to time, for example, due to changes in our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. You should check this page to ensure you are up to date with the most current version of the policy.