Who we are
MedCity is a collaboration between the Mayor of London, Imperial College Academic Health Science Centre, King’s Health Partners, UCL Partners, Cambridge Health Partners and Oxford Academic Health Science Centre. Launched in April 2014 to promote and grow the world-leading life sciences cluster of England’s greater south east, it promotes life sciences investment, entrepreneurship and industry in the region.
Types of data we collect
We value the security of your personal data and only process your name, job title, and contact details, for the purposes of:
- Contacting you regarding specific events and opportunities which may be of relevance
- Our monthly newsletter
- Feedback surveys
This website will automatically track certain information about you in the course of you using this website, such as your IP address and browser identification. These cookies are used to make the website work well and may be used to provide statistics to evaluate site use. (A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive.)
- Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
- Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
Links to third party sites appear on the Site. Those third party sites are not our responsibility although we choose them with care. You should read and satisfy yourself with those third parties’ privacy policies before using such linked sites.
As part of the registration process for our marketing list, we collect your personal details. We use that information for a number of reasons: to tell you about news and opportunities in our monthly newsletter; to inform you about events that we think may be relevant, and to check every now and then that you’re happy and satisfied. We don’t rent or trade email lists with any other organisations and businesses.
We use a third-party provider, MailChimp, to deliver our monthly newsletter. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our e-newsletter. For more information, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice. You can unsubscribe to general mailings at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our newsletter or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We will not share your personal data with any third parties. For requests or signposting, we will contact you first for consent before providing personal information.
Access to your personal information
We hold your information for five years. You have a right to view, amend or delete the personal information that we hold, generally without charge. Email your request to our data protection officer at Neelam Patel at email@example.com
Changes to this Privacy Notice
We will review the policy annually. Reviewed: 15.05.18
Our CEO, Sarah Haywood, is responsible for the confidentiality of your information and our Data Protection Officer is Neelam Patel, Chief Operating Officer. Please get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about how we handle your data.
You may lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF.