As a European search engine, Qwant makes the protection of personal data the way to gain the trust of users. The group believes that European digital companies can earn important market shares by basing their business models on the respect of the fundamental rights of Internet users, thus participating to a positive digital sovereignty, with security and the protection of privacy.
For Eric Leandri, president of Qwant : “The Chair Values and Policies of Personal Information is unique. It is the fist which doesn’t face the issue of personal data with a purely technological, legal or economical perspective, but all this combined, together with essential thinking about the societal impact of data collection and exploitation. We are very happy and proud to support it”