Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain
Privacy Policy

Last updated: April 2024  

About the Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain & this Privacy Policy 

The Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain website is a Cartier online platform set up to showcase and administer the Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain by Cartier Watchmaking Manufacture, celebrating horological craftmanship and innovation.  Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain together with Cartier SA has its registered offices at rue André-de-Garrini 3, 1217 Meyrin, Switzerland. In this Privacy Policy, we use the term the Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain (and "we", "us" and "our") to refer to Cartier SA at the registered address above.  

Please take a moment to read the following policy as well as our Cookie Policy that explains how we collect, use, disclose and transfer the personal information that you provide to us on our website Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain (referred to as the “Platform”) or via the email address listed below. Our Cookie Policy explains how we collect information through the use of cookies and related technologies when you use our Platform. 

Updates to this Privacy Policy 

From time to time, we may update this Privacy Policy. When we do, we will publish the changes on this Platform. 

Information you provide to us and how we use it 

We collect the information from you as detailed below:  

  • To access certain areas of our Platform, specifically to participate in Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain, you will need to register with us. During the registration process you will be asked to submit personal information about yourself (which may include your name, e-mail address, country and city of residence and telephone number). By entering your details in the fields requested, you enable us to enter you in the Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain competition and manage your participation accordingly.  

  • When you correspond with us (for example, if you contact us with a query) by email at,  we may collect personal information from you.  

  • We also collect certain information automatically about visitors to our Platform in accordance with our Cookie Policy;  

  • We will collect information about your location to the extent that we provide any location services, described in the section headed “Location services” below. 


We will use the information we collect from you to:  

  • Provide updates and announcements related to the Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain; 

  • Manage our accounts and records; 

  • Deal with your enquiries and requests; 

  • Send service related communications, including announcements and administrative messages such as details regarding events, if applicable; 

  • Understand how our Platform is used so that we can continuously improve our Platform and services and other offerings.  

Where you have agreed to a particular use of your information, we process it on the basis of your consent. You may withdraw that consent at any time (for example, for us to send you marketing communications) by contacting us (see the section headed “Contact us” below). We also process your information where this is necessary for the performance of a contract with you or where it is necessary for our legitimate interests of operating, protecting and improving our business.  

Cookies and other information that we automatically collect Cookies. This website uses cookies according to our Cookie Policy. This Cookie Policy is available to users on each page of the website linked to this Privacy Policy and on each information banner regarding cookies.  

IP addresses  

We will collect information about your computer or mobile device, including where available your IP address, operating system, log-in times and browser type. We use this information to better understand how visitors use our Platform and for internal reporting purposes. We will anonymise and share this information with advertisers, sponsors or other businesses. 

About Advertising  

The Platforms use third parties such as network advertisers and ad exchanges to serve you ads on third party platforms after you leave our Platforms, and we use third party analytics and other service providers to evaluate and provide us and/or third parties with information about the use of the Platforms and viewing of ads and of our content. Network advertisers are third parties that display advertisements, which are based on your visits to the Platforms and other apps and sites you have visited. Third party ad serving enables us to target advertisements to you for products and services that you might be interested in.  

Third party tracking technologies are not controlled by us, even if they are associated with our Platforms or our ads. Statements regarding our practices do not apply to the methods for collecting information used by these third parties and others or the use of the information that such third parties collect. The relevant third party’s terms of service, privacy policy, permissions, notices and choices should be reviewed regarding their collection, storage and sharing practices. We make no representations regarding the policies or practices of third party advertisers or advertising networks or exchanges or related third parties.  

You have choices in respect of the delivery of ads. You can opt-out of receiving certain types of behavioural ads by visiting the third party websites described in the section headed “How to control or delete cookies” in our Cookie Policy . We are not responsible for effectiveness of or compliance with any third parties’ opt-out options. 

Location services  

Some of the services that we provide are able to use information about your location. For these services, you are provided with the opportunity to provide your consent to the use of location services, which, for example, process information deriving from GPS, sensors, beacons or Wi-Fi access points in order to allow you to benefit from a more personalised service. Your device will have settings that allow you to turn off these services should you no longer wish to benefit from them. 

Sharing your information 

We do not share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except under the following circumstances:  

  • we will disclose your personal information to third party providers for the purposes of organizing and administering the Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain  

  • we will disclose your personal information to any law enforcement agency, court, regulator, government authority or other third party where we believe this is necessary to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation, or otherwise to protect our rights or the rights of any third party; and 

  • we will disclose your personal information to any third party that purchases, or to which we transfer, all or substantially all of our assets and business. Should such a sale or transfer occur, we will use reasonable efforts to try to ensure that the entity to which we transfer your personal information uses it in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Policy. 

International transfers 

We have implemented standard contractual clauses to ensure adequate safeguards are in place to protect your information where it is transferred to our affiliated companies and boutiques in territories outside the European Economic Area and Switzerland. Where we share your information with a third party service provider outside of the European Economic Area and Switzerland (as detailed in the section entitled “Sharing your information”), we contractually oblige the third party service provider to implement adequate safeguards to protect your information.  

Protecting your information 

We want you to feel confident about using our Platform, and we are committed to protecting the personal information we collect. We limit access to personal information about you to employees who reasonably need access to it, to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs. We have appropriate technical and organisational physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect the personal information that you provide to us against unauthorised or unlawful processing and against accidental loss, damage or destruction. However, where we ask you to choose a password in order to access certain parts of our Platform, you are responsible for selecting a secure password and keeping that password confidential. You should choose a password which you do not use on any other site, and you should not share it with anyone else. 

Retaining your information  

We keep your information for only as long as is necessary for our purposes, and in particular to protect ourselves in the event of a legal claim (for example, information relating to a contract with you will be kept for the lifetime of the contract and up to ten years after). After this period it will be deleted or in some cases anonymised. Where we sought your consent to process your personal information and we have no other lawful basis to continue with that processing, if you subsequently withdraw your consent, we will delete your personal information.  

If you request that we no longer send you direct marketing communications, we will keep a record of your request and contact details to ensure that your request is respected. 

Your choices 

You have the right to ask for access to any personal information that we hold about you in our records, to correct any inaccuracies and to update any out-of-date information. In some circumstances, you have the right to request the erasure of your personal information or a restriction of its use.  

You have the right to object to us processing your personal information in some cases. In particular, you can ask us to stop sending you direct marketing communications at any time (however please note that we may continue to send you service-related (i.e. non-marketing) communications, such as e-mail updates on your order status). If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please write to us at the address listed below.  

You may unsubscribe from e-mail marketing communications at any time by e-mailing the address below in the section headed “Contact us” or clicking on the ‘unsubscribe’ link in any Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain marketing e-mails. 

If you have a concern about how we use your information, as a first step please contact us using the details set out below and we will do our best to resolve your concern. After investigating your concern, we will respond to you in writing within a reasonable time setting out our proposed remedial action. If you think we have processed your personal information in a manner which is unlawful or breaches your rights you also have the right to complain to a European Data Protection Authority in your place of residence or work, or the jurisdiction in which the processing took place.  

Contact us 

If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy or, or privacy matters generally, please contact us at the address provided below. You can also use this address if you wish to request access to the personal information we hold about you or to unsubscribe from any further e-mail marketing communications.  

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or Cookie Policy or the manner in which your information may be processed, please contact us at:  

Prix Cartier Talents Horlogers de Demain & Cartier SA, Rue André-de-Garrini 3, 1217 Meyrin, Switzerland or