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Viparis Porte de Versailles
2 Place de la Porte Maillot
75853 Paris cedex 17
Société en nom collectif au capital de 18 247 680 €
RCS Paris n°612 016 212

+33 (0)1 40 68 22 22 / communication@viparis.com
Publication Director : Michel Dessolain

Website design

Octave & Octave
38 rue des Blancs Manteaux
75004 Paris

+33 (0)1 82 83 32 00



Neptune Internet Services
2 rue de la Paix BP 3030
38816 Grenoble CEDEX 1

+33 (0)4 76 63 94 18


This website presents a project for modernising the Paris expo Porte de Vincennes exhibition complex based on the bid submitted by Viparis and selected by the City of Paris as part of a public procurement process concerning a government emphyteutic lease entitled “Public Works Concession Project for the Modernisation and Operation of the Porte de Versailles Exhibition Centre” as well as the project’s impact. The architectural proposals and technical, environmental and programming solutions, as well as the iconography presented at this stage, are subject to change.

These General Usage Conditions define the rules for accessing this site and the usage conditions thereof, which all users accept unconditionally simply by connecting to the site. Special Conditions define the rules for using the specific logo, photo and press release download service, which the user must observe in order to access them.

1.Intellectual property
With the exception of information or services provided by the event organizers and partners of Viparis, Viparis Le Palais des Congrès de Paris, Viparis Le Bourget, Viparis Nord Villepinte, Viparis Porte de Versailles, Viparis Palais des Congrès de Versailles and Viparis Palais des Congrès d’Issy (hereinafter referred to collectively or individually as “Viparis”), all elements (information, data, brands, logos, etc.) featured on the Site are the exclusive property of Viparis and are protected by copyright, trademark law and, more generally, the provisions of the French Intellectual Property Code or any law recognized by the laws in effect.

Unless otherwise stated, the copying, presentation, electronic transfer, broadcast, modification or reproduction, in whole or in part, of any or all of the elements that comprise the Site are prohibited without the prior express authorization of Viparis. Where applicable, any authorized reproduction must include the words “source viparis.com”.

The user is also prohibited from adding, by any means, data to the Site which changes or is liable to change the content or appearance of the data, the presentation or the organization of the Site or the works that appear on the Site.

Violation of these provisions constitutes an infringement of the French Intellectual Property Code and subjects any violator to the criminal and civil penalties provided for under French law.

Any link to the Site must receive prior written authorization from Viparis and may lead only to the Site’s home page, on the condition that it includes a logo downloaded from the Site and/or the name “Viparis”, the only elements that can form the aforementioned link.

In any event, Viparis reserves the right to cancel this authorization at any time if it deems that the link made to the Site could be prejudicial to the interests of the Site.

It is further stated that sites displaying a hyperlink to this Site (hyperlinks targeting the Site or made from it) are not under the control of Viparis, which declines all responsibility for their content.


3.Access conditions
Barring an instance of force majeure, an event beyond its control (disruptions or interruptions of the access networks, failure of the user’s computer or telephone equipment and, more generally, any event associated with Internet access conditions), and subject to any outages and maintenance services required for the proper operation of the Site, Viparis undertakes to make every effort to keep the Site accessible at all times.

Viparis may not be held liable for any damage caused by an interruption, malfunction of any kind or suspension or stoppage of the Site for any reason, or for any physical or consequential damage resulting in any way from connection to the Site. The user is solely responsible for his/her connection to the Site.

The Site contains or may allow access to information, elements or services provided by Viparis partners or third parties. In this regard, it is expressly stated that Viparis does not guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or pertinence of such information, elements or services, and may not be held liable if any of them infringes on an intellectual property right or violates other applicable regulations.

5.Internet usage rules
The user is fully informed of the existence of rules and practices in force on the Internet, known as “Netiquette”, and of the various codes of professional ethics accessible on the Internet, and undertakes to comply with them.

In this regard, the user undertakes to respect the integrity of the Site and to refrain from hindering or interfering with the operation of the Site, fraudulently modifying, altering or deleting the content accessible via the Site, or fraudulently adding data to the Site.

The user further declares that he/she accepts the characteristics and limitations of the Internet and, in particular, is aware that:
– data moving across the Internet is not protected, particularly against possible breaches,
– he/she must take all appropriate measures to protect his/her own data and/or software against contamination by possible viruses and against any attempted intrusion into his/her system by third parties,
– he/she must take all necessary measures to ensure that the configuration of his/her computer allows the Site’s services to be viewed and received.

6.Revision of the General Usage Conditions
Viparis may revise and update these General Usage Conditions at any time without prior notice, in particular to adapt them to changes made to the Site.
Moreover, any aspect of the Site may be modified, supplemented, deleted or updated without prior notice at the sole discretion of Viparis.

7.Applicable law and assignment of juridisction
These General Conditions of Use are subject to French law and, by accepting them, the user irrevocably grants sole jurisdiction to the French courts. The courts of the Paris Court of Appeal (“Cour d’Appel de Paris”) shall have sole jurisdiction to hear and determine any dispute concerning the validity, interpretation or implementation of these General Conditions of Use, including in the event of multiple defendants or third-party complaints.