The website is edited by CORESTA, an association founded in 1956, ruled by French law, promoting international cooperation in scientific research relative to tobacco and its derived products, located 11 rue du Quatre Septembre, 75002 PARIS (France), represented by its Secretary General, Dr Stéphane COLARD.


The website is developed, hosted and maintained by Mamasam, SARL with assets of 11,433€, located 48, avenue de la République, 94300 VINCENNES (France), registered at RCS CRÉTEIL on the number B 428 815 708, represented by its Managing Director, Mr Bertrand MANSION.

Intellectual Property Rights

The website, including all of its contents (databases, texts, still or animated images), are protected by the intellectual property law and notably by Articles L.112-2 ff and L.341-1 of the intellectual property code.

Beyond strictly personal and private use, the right to consult, to reproduce, or to publicly use the contents present on the site has been obtained from the editor only for use in a non-profit and educational setting. All aforementioned uses do not entail the transfer of intellectual property rights for the content used.

Any use of the website for collective purposes beyond the aforementioned uses, requires the express written permission of the website editor or the various authors or assigns specified under each image on the website.

Where the Members' password protected section is concerned, information published in this section is strictly reserved for persons with authorised access and may not to be disclosed to non-Members. Members having a specific need for this content for use in non-CORESTA activities must request prior approval by the CORESTA Board, via the General Secretariat.

Violation of these clauses exposes the offender, and all those responsible, to sanctioned civil and criminal legal proceedings under a charge of forgery (Article L.335-2 ff of the intellectual property code).

The website in its entirety is protected under French and international legislation on copyright and intellectual property rights.

Individual data

For individual activity within CORESTA and website access management, we collect and keep the following information. Elements marked with a * are required for this purpose. Other information is optional.

  • Surname* and Given name*
  • Organisation*, Position
  • Contact details: address, phone, fax, mobile, Email*
  • Password (defined by user, not known by CORESTA)
  • Participation in CORESTA groups when relevant
  • Attendance at CORESTA events
  • History within CORESTA
  • Photo

We are committed to store your personal data safely and never share it with third parties for marketing purposes. However, we may need to share part of your data with other members and partners when necessary for the purposes of our activity, the organization of events, administrative and legal requirements, and security reasons.
To have access to, update or delete any of this information, click here.

Membership data

For Membership management, we additionally collect and maintain the following information:

  • Member-Organisation name*, number*, address*, phone number, website and core activity
  • Official Delegate’s name*
  • Invoicing information*
  • Organisation description
  • History with CORESTA*
  • Subsidiaries (in case of a group*)

All rights reserved.