Privacy Policy

Manchester Science Partnerships ("we," "us,") is committed to protecting your privacy and providing you with a positive experience on our websites. This Privacy Policy applies to this website www.mi-idea.com This Privacy Policy governs our data collection, processing and usage practices. It also describes your choices regarding use, access and correction of your personal information. If you do not agree with the data practices described in this Privacy Policy, you should not use this website.

We collect certain information or data about you when you use mi-idea.com.

This includes:

  • questions, queries or feedback you leave, including your email address if you send an email to mi-idea.com
  • your IP address, and details of which version of web browser you used
  • information on how you use the site, using cookies and page tagging techniques to help us improve the website
  • details to allow you to access mi-idea.com services and transactions, eg an email address
  • the information you provide when applying to be a member of Mi-IDEA

This helps us to:

  • improve the site by monitoring how you use it
  • respond to any feedback you send us, if you’ve asked us to
  • provide you with information about local services if you want it
  • manage your application to Mi-IDEA

Where your data is stored

We store your data on servers in the UK.

It may also be stored outside of Europe, where it could be viewed by our staff or suppliers.

By submitting your personal data, you agree to this.

Keeping your data secure

Transmitting information over the internet is generally not completely secure, and we can’t guarantee the security of your data.

Any data you transmit is at your own risk.

We have procedures and security features in place to try and keep your data secure once we receive it.

Disclosing your information

We may pass on your personal information if we have a legal obligation to do so, or if we have to enforce or apply our terms of use and other agreements. This includes exchanging information with government departments for legal reasons.

Your rights

You can find out what information we hold about you, and ask us not to use any of the information we collect or to delete completely. If you need additional assistance, or help with accessing, correcting, suppressing, or deleting your personal information, please feel free to contact us directly. To exercise any of these rights, please contact us at privacy@mi-idea.com . We will respond to your request to change, correct, or delete your information within a reasonable timeframe and notify you of the action we have taken.

Use of Cookies and other Web Technologies

We will collect personal information about website usage through cookies.  Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the website. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored on your device.

The cookies set may obtain information about you, your computer, your use of our website and your general internet usage.

Links to other websites

mi-idea.com contains links to and from other websites.

This privacy policy only applies to this website, and doesn’t cover other services and sites that we link to.

Following a link to another website

If you go to another website from this one, read the privacy policy on that website to find out what it does with your information.

Following a link to mi-idea.com from another website

If you come to mi-idea.com from another website, we may receive personal information about you from the other website. You should read the privacy policy of the website you came from to find out more about this.

Last updated: 24th May 2018