Privacy Policy

About The Women's Business Forum

The Women's Business Forum is part of An Inspirational Journey initiative and is the trading name of Believe Corporate Relations Ltd, a company registered in England (Company No: 03857567) whose registered office is at Knowle House, Meltham, Holmfirth HD9 4DT ("we", "us", "our").

We are mindful of the importance of upholding the security of information under our control. All data collected by The Women's Business Forum either directly or through thewomensbusinessforum.co.uk 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 sets out the basis on which personal information collected by The Women's Business Forum 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 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 attendance at The Women's Business Forum or 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 form 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 or the Site 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.

Cookies

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 use your personal information in the administration of our business and services and we share your information with the members of An Inspirational Journey initiative in order that we may provide you with useful and timely information about services which we deem to be relevant. 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 to any other third parties or advertisers.

Your rights

You 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 Customer Services.

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 Customer Services here or write to The Women's Business Forum, 10E Joseph's Well, Hanover Walk, Leeds LS3 1AB.

Testimonials

  • “I was thoroughly impressed with the quality of the event and I am really pleased that EY are associated with this important mission of An Inspirational Journey.”

    Liz Bingham,
    Partner and People Leader,
    Ernst and Young
  • “I can honestly say that in every regard it was the most fulfilling, educational, and inspiring Forum I have ever been to.”

    Claire Irvine
    Editor with Hearst Magazines
  • “As with last year, you managed to achieve a great line up of speakers which made the time spent worthwhile.”

    Partner
    PWC
  • “ I thought the Forum yesterday was excellent...The speakers were first class”

    Partner
    DLA Piper
  • “I definitely left inspired. ”

    Partner
    Barclays
  • “ It really was inspirational and I've come away fired up with new ideas about things we could do to progress this journey. ”

    Diversity Director
    BP
  • “ The speakers (were) very good indeed. I look forward to continuing the crusade. ”

    Malcolm Brown
    Chief Executive
    Angel Trains
  • “ We were extremely impressed by the organisation, calibre of participants and, of course, the choice of venue. ”

    Christina
    Founder and CEO
    Aquitide
  • “ Thanks so much for inviting me to your fabulous event, it was as ever inspirational, uplifting and fun! ”

    Dr Jacqui Grey
    Managing Director
    Transition Ltd
  • “ The atmosphere of the event was wonderfully open and mutually supportive. A rare thing in a gathering of 500 people!”

    Gill Thewlis
    Director
    Aperte
  • “ The great thing about The Women's Business Forum is it sets up those networks across sectors and really gets people sharing the best ideas ”

    Norman Pickavance
    HR Director
    Morrisons PLC
  • “ I like the fact there are a lot more men in the audience than there usually are at these functions...It's really important for both sides to understand what the issue is ”

    Carla Stent
    Chief Operating Officer
    Virgin
  • “ An Inspirational Journey and The Women's business Forum is part of that jigsaw that's helping to move things in the right direction.”

    Mark Palmer-Edgecumbe
    Head of Diversity & Inclusion EMEA
    Google
  • “ The speakers were brilliant; from role models, which are essential to anyone's progression, particularly a female's progression, to accomplished and successful leaders ”

    Wendy Harrison
    Partner
    DLA Piper
  • “ Now's the time, it couldn't be more important to say we need more women on boards.”

    Kirsty Bashforth
    Head of Organisational Effectiveness
    BP