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France Science Team

– Publication Director: Mireille Guyader, Counselor for Science and Technology

– Webmaster: Héloïse Therrat, Communication and IT Mission Officer


Website Technology and Hosting

The website is developed using WordPress.


Reuse of Content and Links

Unless explicitly stated that intellectual property is held by third parties, the content on this site is offered under an open license, version 2.0/April 2017 (PDF – 232 KB).

You are free to reproduce, copy, modify, extract, transform, communicate, disseminate, redistribute, publish, transmit, and utilize it, provided that you mention the source, the date of the last update, and do not mislead third parties regarding the information it contains.

Any public or private website is allowed to establish, without prior authorization, a link (including deep linking) to the information published on this site.


Photographic Credits

The photos on this site come from various sources.

Those from the communication mission officer can be reproduced in France and abroad, excluding any commercial use, and must include mandatory origin attribution.

The photographer for the service is: Héloïse Therrat.

Mention to be included: “Photograph: Office for Science and Technology, Embassy of France in the United States/photographer’s name.”

High-resolution photos for publication are also available on request under the same terms of use. Please contact us.

For photographs from other sources, please seek permission from the organization mentioned in the credits.



The information provided on this site is offered as a service to the public. Despite all the care taken in transcribing official texts and verifying content and information, the elements posted online cannot, in any way, claim to be accurate and do not engage the responsibility of the Office for Science and Technology.

The information and/or documents available on this site may be changed at any time and may be subject to updates.

The Office for Science and Technology cannot be held responsible for any damage of any kind resulting from the interpretation or use of the information and/or documents available on this site.


Hypertext Links Provided by France Science

Numerous links to other sites, private or official, French or foreign, are provided. Their presence does not commit the ministry to their content and only aims to make it easier for users to find other documentary resources on the subject being consulted.


Privacy Policy

Learn more about our personal data protection policy.


Applicable Law

Regardless of the place of use, this site is governed by French law. In the event of any dispute, and after the failure of any attempt to find an amicable solution, French courts will have sole jurisdiction to settle the dispute.

For any questions regarding the terms of use of the site, you can write to the following address:

Office for Science and Technology Embassy of France in the United States 4101 Reservoir Road, NW; Washington, D.C. 20007 Phone: +1 202 944-6582

Contact us by email: [email protected]


Contact the Webmaster

It is possible to submit comments or suggestions to the website’s webmaster. Efforts will be made to take them into account. However, the webmaster cannot respond to specific requests or those exceeding the strict framework of the administrative or technical management of the site.

Contact: [email protected]