SATLAS – Privacy policy


This website (the “Website”) is implemented and operated by SES TechCom S.A.

Please read the terms below carefully before using this Website. By using our Website or submitting your personal data to it, you consent to, and agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy and you express consent and agree to us using your personal data in the manner set out herein. If you disagree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not sign up or use the Website.

Personal Data Collected and Used

We collect the information you give us about you when opening a user account on this Website, as well as the information we receive from other users you are working with. Such information may consist of, but is not limited to, your name, email address, language.

This information is necessary for us to manage the use of the website, as well as the user account, and to comply with our legal and regulatory obligations.

This information is  used by us to improve our understanding of your specific needs.

We will store and keep your personal data on the system only as long as you are a user of the website and/or to the extent that we are obliged to do so under applicable legal data retention requirements. As soon as you remove your account your personal data is automatically deleted and removed from the system to the extent compatible with applicable legal data retention requirements.

Further, we collect some technical information (via the use of cookies) when you browse the Website such as your IP-address and other log data.

Occasionally, we may make the e-mail addresses and additional data of those who provide information, available to other fully integrated members of the SES group of companies whose products or services we think you may find interesting and who strictly observe your privacy rights. In these cases, you will be offered an opportunity to limit access to your information.

At times we conduct online surveys to better understand the needs and profile of our visitors.
When we conduct a survey, we will let you know how we will use the information at the time we collect information from you on the Internet.

Your personal data will be hosted in a central hub and data centre in Luxembourg or within the European Economic Area.

In order to comply with legal or regulatory obligations or requests, your personal information may be disclosed to law enforcement, regulatory, government agencies, or to other third parties, as may be required by applicable laws and regulations.


We set and use session cookies. Cookies are small files of data that reside on your computer and allow you to proceed through many pages of the Website quickly and easily without having to authenticate or reprocess each new area you visit. They enable the Website to keep track of your movement from page to page so you don't get asked for the same information you've already given to the website.

Session cookies are erased when you close your browser at the end of your surfing session.

You are free to decline our cookies in your web browser settings, but doing so may interfere with your efficient use of our Website.

When using our Website, you may encounter cookies from third parties we do not control and we are not responsible for the use of such cookies.

Access to information

At any time, you have a right of access and rectification of any personal data we hold on you.  If you want to exercise your right to access or rectify your personal data or have any questions or concerns regarding your privacy while using this Website, please contact us.

In all cases we will treat requests to access information or change information in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

Information security

Although we have in place reasonable commercial standards of technology and operational security to secure this Website, as well as appropriate technical and organisation measures in order to protect your personal data against unauthorised or unlawful processing and accidental loss, destruction or damage, we cannot fully control and therefore cannot be liable for all interruptions, intrusions, errors, loss of data or any other interferences with the use of this Website caused by a breach of security.

The Website users shall be responsible for any security vulnerabilities, and the consequences of such vulnerabilities, not intrinsic to the software or negligence of SES TechCom S.A., and arising from local conditions not within direct reach or oversight of SES TechCom S.A., including but not limited to any viruses, trojan horses, worms or other programming routines contained that could limit or harm the functionality of a computer or local server and that could damage, intercept and/or expropriate data.

Linked sites

As a convenience to you this Website may host links to other websites. Such sites are outside of our control and governed by their own privacy statements and we are not responsible for their operation. If you use any such linked sites, you should consult the privacy policies posted on those websites before disclosing your personal data.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

We may modify or amend this Privacy Policy from time to time at our discretion. When we make changes to this Privacy Policy, we will amend the revision date at the top of this page, and such modified or amended Privacy Policy shall be effective as to you and your information as of that revision date. We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Policy to be informed about its most current version.