Privacy policy

This privacy policy sets out how the Orthanc project uses and protects any information that you give when you use this Web site.



The Orthanc project is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this Web site, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

The Orthanc project may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from June 2023.

What we collect

We do not collect any personal information on any Web site whose domain name is or ends with This notably includes the main Web site.

Usage of personal information and security

Because we don't collect any personal information, we ensure that:

  • The Orthanc project makes no use of your personal information.
  • Your personal information is fully secured.
  • You will not be contacted for market research purposes or for direct marketing by the Orthanc project.

How we use cookies

The Web sites that are directly affiliated with the Orthanc project don't use any cookie. These Web sites are:

Links to other Web sites

Our Web sites may contain links to other Web sites of interest. However, once you have used one of these links to leave one of our Web sites, you should note that we do not have any control over that other Web site. Therefore, we cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites, because such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the Web site in question.

Controlling your personal information

The Orthanc project doesn't collect any personal information. As a consequence, there is no need to restrict the collection or use of your personal information.

However, if you have in the past allowed the Orthanc project to use your personal information, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at Sébastien Jodogne (UCLouvain).

In the case you have allowed the Orthanc project to use your personal information in the past, this use will be done in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (known as GDPR). We guarantee that we will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998 for a software project based in Belgium. Additional copies may be submitted requested against a fee. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Sébastien Jodogne (UCLouvain). If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Finally, if you have previously granted the Osimis company (that was previously managing these Web sites) to use your personal information, you can exercise your right to control your personal information by contacting Osimis. The Orthanc project cannot be held responsible for the actions of Osimis regarding the control of your personal information.