• French Law n° 78-17 of January 6th 1978 amended, relating to IT, digital files and the protection of individual rights
  • French Law n° 2004-575 of June 21st 2004 on reliability in a digital economy


The publisher of this web site is Patrick Bouthemy, scientific director of the CominLabs.
The web site is hosted by Inria research centre Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique, its head office being located at:

Inria research centre Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique
Campus de Beaulieu
35042 Rennes Cedex / France

Development is produced by:

Inria research centre Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique
Campus de Beaulieu
35042 Rennes Cedex / France
Tel: (+33) (0)2 99 84 71 00
Fax: (+33) (0)2 99 84 71 71
Email: com-ren[at]

IT solution: Liferay


Photography: Photos are accompanied by a credit line when necessary
Site design and development: Université européenne de Bretagne

General Terms of Use

The user acknowledges having read and agrees to comply with this legal notice. The user acknowledges having checked that the computer system being used harbours no viruses or any other "malware". The user is the entirely responsible for the selection, use, and interpretation of data that she/he reviews, searches for or transfers via the Internet. The website owner will make every endeavour to display reliable information and/or tools at all times, but cannot be held liable for errors, unavailable information and/or viruses or "malware" on the website.

IT, Digital Files and Individual Rights

In compliance with French Law n°78-17, the user is specifically informed of her/his right to demand access to, amendments to and the deletion of personal data, by writing to the follow address: Inria Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique - Campus de Beaulieu - 35042 RENNES - France - com-ren[at]

Intellectual Property, Copyright, Links

Inria Research centre Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique has either exclusive ownership of or a bona fide license to use the website's general structure together with the software, texts, animated and unanimated graphics, sound recordings, and know-how, and all other site components. This website is entirely governed by French and international copyright and intellectual property laws. Copyright is reserved, including for downloads, photos and icons.

Copying this site electronically, in part or in whole, without the prior express authorization of Inria Research centre Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique is forbidden and shall be deemed a violation of copyright punishable under articles L.335-2 seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code, unless an explicit waiver is appended hereto.

Paper copies of pages of this website may be made unless explicitly forbidden, subject to the following conditions:

  • copies must be faithful to the contents of the original web page.
  • the original source shall be explicitly cited as follows: along with reminder that copyright is limited and reserved.
  • copies shall be circulated free of charge.

Any databases on this website are protected under the French Law of July 1st 1998, which transposes the European Directive of March 11th 1996 on the legal protection of databases into the French Intellectual Property Code.

Notification Procedure

Any user who notices inaccurate, false or overtly illicit information shall be bound to notify the Publisher thereof.

Legal Notice Updates

As website owner and developer, Inria research centre Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique reserves the right to modify this legal notice at any time. The user undertakes to review this notice regularly.

Applicable Law

In the event of litigation, this website is governed by French law. The appropriate Law Courts of Rennes (France) have exclusive jurisdiction in all matters relating to this website.

Published April 2014, in Rennes