Welcome to xMOD™ Software website.

In accessing this site (hereafter “the Site”), you agree to abide by all the conditions set out below in the Terms of Use (hereafter the “Terms of Use”).

1. THE SITE

The Site is the property of IFP Energies nouvelles (IFPEN), industrial and commercial public undertaking, registered under SIREN no. 775 729 155, whose principal activity (APE: 7219Z) is research and development into the physical and natural sciences.

IFPEN’s registered office is located at 1-4 avenue de Bois-Préau, 92852 Rueil-Malmaison Cedex France (Tel.: +33 1 47 52 60 00).

The site was developed by Sébastien BOY | Graphiste Freelance.

2. RIGHTS

IFPEN holds the copyright to the various elements (publications and subjects) that make up the Site, in its capacity as originator (as the author or producer further to the intellectual property rights established by French law and European and International law) or by virtue of an assignment of rights (from the holders of the original rights) whose scope, as defined contractually, it shall respect and have respected, on pain of being held liable [for violation].

Consequently, all the information that you see, hear or read on the Site, as well as the Site itself, is protected by copyright. Therefore, you are bound to respect all present and future intellectual property rights and, in particular, to refrain from reproducing, summarizing, translating, adapting, modifying, altering or redistributing the articles, studies, logos, models, subjects etc., which make up the content of the Site to large numbers of people or for collective use, even free of charge, without the prior written authorization of the publisher.

Any reproduction, representation, communication, redistribution or making available of the elements referred to above (especially by electronic means, the Internet or an Intranet or in order to build up an archive), whether in whole or in part, without the written consent of the Site’s publisher, shall constitute an infringement, and a violation of the rights of the producer of the database which are sanctioned by French, European and International law. IFPEN reserves the right to bring proceedings, including criminal proceedings, on the grounds of any infringement.

Such information can be used with IFPEN’s authorization in the following ways:

  • For educational purposes, certain elements may be distributed, in whole or in part, for teaching or research purposes, provided that the source (author’s name, company logo etc.) and the publication are respected, and provided the information is provided free of charge.
  • For university research purposes
  • As news
  • As a reference
  • In order to be reproduced for strictly private use and not for collective use
  • As a short quotation when the extract does not represent an essential part of the work in question, even if it must be brief. Any extract quoted must only be ancillary: the work in which it is incorporated must make sense if it is removed. Likewise, short quotations, as well as the use of non-substantial extracts, must not lead to methodical or systematic references of a type [likely to lead to] the undue exploitation of the initial work without regard for the legitimate rights of the copyright holder.
  • For reproduction or archive purposes on a temporary basis.

 3. HYPER LINKS

All quotations and hyperlinks must respect the source (author’s name, date and place of publication) and must mention the [intellectual property] rights referred to above. The hyperlink, defined as being any technical means by which web users may be redirected from one Internet site to another, must necessarily open a window that recalls the original site. However, any hyperlink from a site for which charges are imposed must have the prior authorization of IFPEN. (For the purposes hereof the term “web users” means all individuals or legal entities who have access in a private capacity without the possibility redistribution to another site).

IFPEN reserves the right to require the deactivation and deletion of any link, if such link is likely to harm IFPEN and/or its financial or non-pecuniary interests, and, in particular, if such link contradicts IFPEN’s editorial policy which is intended to promote scientific methods.

Furthermore, IFPEN provides hyperlinks from its Site to other affiliated and non-affiliated sites. These sites are independent of the Site. IFPEN neither publishes nor controls these sites. Such links do not constitute mutual approval or indicate any partnership between IFPEN and these sites under any circumstances. Hence, IFPEN shall not be held liable for any content, products, publicity or any elements or services presented on these sites.

We wish to remind you that affiliated and non-affiliated sites are subject to their own Terms of Use and privacy protection policies.

4. REQUESTS FOR PRIOR AUTHORIZATION

Persons seeking prior authorization should contact us at: IFP Energies nouvelles, Transport Business Unit, at 1 & 4 avenue de Bois-Préau, 92852 Rueil-Malmaison Cedex France, or by e-mail at contact@xmodsoftware.com.

5. EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNIFICATION

IFPEN or any other authorized party that takes action in connection with the Site shall not be held liable for any damage that might result from access to or use of the Site, including all damage and viruses which might infect IT equipment or anything else.

IFPEN shall make every reasonable effort to keep all specific information published on the Site up to date and it shall not be held liable for any errors or omissions.

You agree to indemnify, defend and protect IFPEN as well as its directors, managers, employees, representatives, licence holders or any other persons involved in the creation, production and distribution of the Site against all claims, liability, and the related costs and expenses arising as a result of any violation on your part of the conditions set forth in these “Terms of Use” or in relation to your use of the Site.

6. COMPLIANCE WITH REGULATIONS

The Site shall be set up and administered by IFPEN, whose registered office is located in France. IFPEN is governed by French law and all disputes shall be referred exclusively to the courts of Nanterre, France. Web users who access the Site from countries other than France, must ensure that they act in accordance with locally applicable laws.

7. ACCESS TO THE SITE

IFPEN reserves the right for any reason and at its sole discretion to cancel, modify, suspend or interrupt access to the whole, or part, of the Site, including, in particular, its content, functions or times of availability, without prior warning.

You recognize and accept that in using the Site, you are personally responsible for all the necessary equipment enabling you to connect to the Internet and that you must pay the required charges, accordingly.

8. PRIVACY POLICY

IFP Energies nouvelles undertakes to respect the privacy of the users of its site. This privacy policy explains the nature of information gathered on the site during your visit and the use that we may make of such information.

8.1 INFORMATION GATHERING AND USE

We hereby inform you that, in accordance with the French law n°78-17 of 6 January 1978 on Data Processing, Data Files and Individual Liberties as amended by the law n° 2004-801 of 6 August 2004, the data required when subscribing online or when requests are made for information are necessary for the management of said requests. All such information is intended for the IFP Energies nouvelles and D2T Powertrain Engineering, which are responsible for processing.

You have the right to access, modify, correct and delete any of this personal data. To exercise this right, please contact the IFP Energies nouvelles Transport Business Unit at 1 & 4 avenue de Bois-Préau, 92852 Rueil-Malmaison Cedex France, or by e-mail at contact@xmodsoftware.com.

8.2 HYPERLINKS TO OTHER SITES

IFP Energies nouvelles’s site provides links to other affiliated and non-affiliated sites. These sites can also collect personal and non-personal data. Consultation of these sites as well as the collection and use of personal data at these sites are subject to the terms and conditions of use and to the privacy policies adopted by the aforementioned sites.

8.3 SECURITY

Personal data security is one of our main priorities. Consequently, we will endeavor to implement every reasonable technical measure to prevent any data loss or diversion during the collection and storage of the data that you have given us.

8.4 USE OF COOKIES

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

In order to avoid receiving cookies, from all sites or from a specific web site, you can change the settings of your web browser. You can also delete the cookies that have already been identified. Please consult the help of your web browser from more information.

8.5 CHANGES TO THIS NOTICE

IFP Energies nouvelles reserves the right to change or, more generally, to update this notice at any time and without prior notification.
We advise you, therefore, to consult this notice regularly.

8.6 CONTACT US

For all questions relating to this notice or your own personal data, please contact IFP Energies nouvelles Transport Business Unit at 1 & 4 avenue de Bois-Préau, 92852 Rueil-Malmaison Cedex France, or by e-mail at contact@xmodsoftware.com.

9. CHANGES IN CONDITIONS

IFPEN reserves the right to change, or more generally, to update the conditions set forth in these “Terms of Use” at any time and without prior warning. Therefore, we advise you to consult said conditions regularly.

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