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    Privacy policy

    PSE respects your privacy and is committed to protecting the privacy of users of our website.

    Information collected

    In general use of this site PSE does not store or capture data about you, other than to log your IP address and session details such as the number of pages you view and the type of browser you use. This is standard practice for website interaction.

    In certain areas we collect personal information from visitors to this web site through forms in which you provide basic contact details, and in some case, process interest and related information. An example is the mailing request form, or the application form for an gPROMS academic licence.

    Where we request any such personal data you will always be advised why it is needed, what it will be used for and how you can contact us to have the details amended or deleted.

    Use of personal information

    We use the personal information we collect to: -

    We may also use such information to identify potential customers. If you fill in a form requesting further information on a particular topic or registering for an event, for example, you may be contacted by PSE by email or telephone.

    We do not use your personal information for any other purposes than those stated above.

    We do not pass on personal information collected through this site to any third party, with the exception of companies and suppliers we engage to process data on our behalf during, for example, an email campaign for a forthcoming event. Disclosure in such cases is under confidentiality terms no less onerous than those described in this document.


    We may use cookies to provide you with customised information from our web site. A cookie is an element of data that a web site can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system.

    We use cookies so that we can give you a better experience when you return to our web site. Cookies allow us to understand what information is of interest to which site visitors, to determine how frequently particular pages are visited, and to identify the most popular areas of our web site.

    Cookies may also allow us to make our web site more user friendly by, for example, allowing us to save your password so that you do not have to re-enter it every time to visit our web site.

    Acceptance of cookies: Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. You do not have to accept cookies, and we suggest you read the information provided by your browser software to understand the various options for handling cookies.

    In general, the PSE web site does not require cookies to be enabled. In future, however, if you disable cookies you may not be able to access certain features of the site.

    Security of information

    We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information. All the data collected by us is stored on a secure server. The secure server software encrypts all information you input before it is sent to us.

    Electronic transfer of information

    Using the Internet to collect and process personal data necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international basis. By browsing this web site and communicating electronically with us you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data through this medium.