Privacy Policy

The International Society for the Study of Creativity and Innovation (ISSCI) is a non-profit organization based in France. This privacy policy will explain how ISSCI uses the personal data we collect from you when you use our website.

What data do we collect?
ISSCI may collect personal identification information, including name, email address, mailing address, billing address, credit card information and phone number.

How do we collect your data?
You directly provide ISSCI with the data we collect. We may collect and process data when you:
• Register or pay online for an ISSCI membership, event or service
• Voluntarily complete a customer survey or provide feedback on any of our message boards via email
• Use or view our website via your browser’s cookies

How do we use your data?
ISSCI collects your data so that we can:
• Process your orders and manage your account
• Email you with special offers on events, publications and services that we think you might like
When we process orders for events, products or services, we may send your data to, and also use the resulting information from, credit reference agencies to prevent fraudulent purchases.

How do we store your data?
ISSCI securely stores your data on servers in France, and security is provided by
We keep email data in a permanent mailing list, unless you request that your email be deleted. (See Right of Erasure, below.) All other data is kept only for the time needed, such as the date of an event for which you registered. In no case is personal data kept for more than 12 months. Data can be deleted on request to :  with a copy of your ID card to assure that your request is legitimate.

ISSCI would like to send you information about events, products and services that we think you might like. If you have agreed to receive such notifications and marketing, you may always opt out at a later date. You have the right at any time to stop ISSCI from contacting you for marketing purposes.

What are your data protection rights?
ISSCI would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access – You have the right to request ISSCI for copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.

The right to rectification – You have the right to request that ISSCI correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request ISSCI to complete information you believe in incomplete.

The right to erasure – You have the right to request that ISSCI erase your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that ISSCI restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to ISSCI’s processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to data portability – You have the right to request that ISSCI transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at our email: Or write to us at: ISSCI, 2 le Chêne Lierru, 35310 Cintré France.

What are cookies?
Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information. When you visit our website, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology.

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How do we use cookies?
ISSCI uses cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website, including:
• Keeping you signed in
• Understanding how you use our website

What types of cookies do we use?
There are a number of different types of cookies, however, our website uses cookies for functionality – so that we recognize you on our website and remember your previously selected preferences.

These could include what language you prefer and location you are in. A mix of first-party and third-party cookies are used. Cookies are also used for advertising. ISSCI uses these cookies to collect information about your visit to our website, the content you viewed, the links you followed and information about your browser, device, and your IP address. ISSCI sometimes shares some limited aspects of this data with third parties for advertising purposes. We may also share online data collected through cookies with your advertising partners. This means that when you visit another website, you may be shown advertising based on your browsing patterns on our website.

How to manage cookies
You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the above website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website feature may not function as a result.

Privacy policies of other websites
The ISSCI website may contain links to other websites. Our privacy policy applies only to our website so, if you click on a link to another website, you should read their privacy policy.

Changes to our privacy policy
ISSCI keeps its privacy policy under a regular review and places any updates on this web page. This privacy policy was last updated 29 January 2020.

How to contact us
If you have any question about the ISSCI privacy policy, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please to not hesitate to contact us. Email us at Or write to us at: ISSCI 2 le chêne lierru, 35310 Cintré France .