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Cookies & Privacy Policy

About UK Northern Powerhouse Limited

UK Northern Powerhouse Limited is a company registered in England (Company No. 09532586) whose registered office is at 18 Stoneleigh Close, Moortown, Leeds, LS17 8FH (“we“, “us“, “our“)

We are mindful of the importance of upholding the security of information under our control.  All data collected through the built-environment-networking.com website (the “Site“) is stored on secure servers, and we have stringent security and confidentiality procedures covering the storage and disclosure of such information, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1988 (the “Act“).  The following Privacy Policy (which forms part of our Terms of Use  sets out the basis on which personal information collected during your use of the Site will be processed by us.  Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal information and how we will treat it.

We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect the privacy of your personal information. However, we cannot guarantee the security of any data you disclose on-line.  You accept the inherent security risks of providing the information over the Internet, and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security, unless this is due to our negligence or wilful default. Your use of the Site signifies that you have given us your consent to transfer, store and process your personal data and your agreement to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Information we may collect about you

We may collect and process personal information when you fill in a form on the Site or when you contact us. This includes without limitation information provided at the time of registering to the Site, posting material to us and if you report a problem with the Site.  We may also collect information regarding details of visits to our Site and the resources that you access.  Any personal information we collect will be used by us strictly in accordance with current data protection legislation and this Privacy Policy.  We will store the information we collect from you and hold it electronically or otherwise.


A cookie is a small text file that is sent to your computer via your web browser when you visit some websites. We use cookies to keep track of your information during the time you view our Site.  Cookies also allow us to understand who has seen which pages, helping us improve the Site and provide you with a better service.

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the placement of cookies. Refusing cookies may mean that you will be unable to access certain parts of our Site.

Use of your personal information

We may use your personal information for the purpose of informing you of changes in features to the Site; to provide you with information or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes; administration of the Site; and our own promotional activities. We may contact you by email or other electronic messages or post (depending on the information we collect from you).

We do not disclose information about identifiable individuals to third parties or advertisers, but we may provide them with aggregate information about our users for marketing, promotional and other purposes. We may also use aggregate information to help advertisers reach the kind of audience they want to target.

Your rights

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data.  You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by contacting us at the address in the “Contact Us” section below.

You also have the right to see the personal data (as defined in the Act) that we keep about you, on receipt of a written request, verification of your identity, and payment of a fee of £10.  If you are concerned that any of the information we hold on you is incorrect or if you wish to object to the use we have made of your personal data, please contact us at the address in the “Contact Us” section below.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

We may modify our Privacy Policy from time to time at our sole discretion.  If so, we will post a revised version of this Privacy Policy on this webpage. We urge you to check the Privacy Policy regularly to obtain the most up to date copy.  Modifications will be effective when they are posted on the Site.

Other websites

Please note that this Privacy Policy only covers the Site. Any other website which is linked to or from this Site will have their own privacy policies and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies.  Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This Privacy Policy shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and the courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any disputes which may arise out of or in connection with this Privacy Policy.

Contact Us

If you have any comments or queries in connection with our Privacy Policy, please email keith.griffiths@northern-powerhouse-conference.com or write to UK Northern Powerhouse Limited at 18 Stoneleigh Close, Moortown, Leeds, LS17 8FH.