Minds Ahead is committed to protecting your personal information and being transparent about the information we hold about you. This privacy notice will explain how our organisation uses the personal information we collect from you.
We collect information in the following ways.
Most of the information we collect comes directly from you. We collect and process your information when you do the following.
We collect your information so that we can:
We are committed to storing your information securely. To prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place physical and electronic measures to safeguard and secure it.
We will contact you with news and events if you are within our network, and have shared your contact details with us for the purpose of being contacted in this way. You can opt out of this communication at any time by replying and asking us to remove you from our mailing list, or contacting firstname.lastname@example.org
If you contact us through the website, we will not add you to any marketing lists you are not already a member of, unless you opt-in when submitting a form.
If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If the request is significantly onerous, we have the right to take up to two months, and we will be upfront if this is the case. If you would like to make a rights request please contact us as follows.
As well as the other information in this privacy notice, EU privacy law requires us to provide the following extra information.
This refers to the reasons why we collect and use your personal information. We explain these above in plain English but in legal terms we collect and use your personal information using the following lawful bases.
Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. When you visit our website, we will collect information from you automatically through cookies and similar technology.
For further information, visit cookiesandyou.com.
We have also given permission for embedded video services like YouTube and Vimeo to set cookies on our site, so they can understand how you engage with the content they host.
There are a number of different types of cookies, however, our website uses the following.
We use the following first-party cookies.
|cookieconsent_status||We use this cookie to record how you engaged with our website’s cookie banner, and control whether it appears on future visits.|
|_ga||This cookie records our Google Analytics account information, to control where analytics information is stored.|
|_gid||Google Analytics uses this cookie to distinguish between users, in the analytics information we collect.|
The following third-party providers set cookies on our website.
|Provider||Purpose||Their privacy and cookie policies|
|Cloudflare||To speed up the delivery of our website’s content to you, our host uses Cloudflare’s content delivery network. Cloudflare sets cookies to perform this securely (these are strictly necessary to function), and for their own analytics.||Link|
|Google (Google Analytics)|
We use these Google Analytics cookies to collect information about how you interact with our website, including how you reached it, which content you interacted with and information about the device you used, including browser type/version and operating system. We collect your IP address.
Where we have embedded content hosted in Google Drive, Google have set cookies (e.g. _nid) which store preferences and other information, like preferred language
|Google (Google Tag Manager)||We use Google Tag Manager to manage the analytics tags we deploy. This controls the analytics information we collect, and removes the last digits of your IP address, restricting our visibility of your location to region level.||Link|
|Hotjar||We use Hotjar analytics to collect anonymised information on how you use our website, including which areas of the site you engaged with. We cannot see who you are, and after processing, no IP addresses are stored.||Link|
|Vimeo||Some of our partners host videos on the online video hosting site Vimeo. We use the embedded Vimeo player to display this content, which sets cookies to check whether certain features or preferences have been selected, and collect analytics information (e.g. whether a video has been played).||Link|
|We use a widget from Twitter, to embed a feed of recent tweets into pages of the website. Twitter set cookies to track the usage of this widget, including language preference.||Link|
You can set your browser to not accept cookies. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result. To learn more, visit cookiesandyou.com.
The Minds Ahead website contains links to other websites, including our partners. Our privacy notice applies only to our website, so if you click on a link to another website, you should read their privacy information.
We keep our privacy notice under regular review and place any updates on this web page. This privacy notice was last updated on 8 June 2020.