Privacy Policy

Summary of how we use your data

  • UK Wide Infrastructure Investment showcase and debates and European Renewables; Leaders or Followers? focus day use your personal data to manage your relationship with us, allow you to be notified about and participate at current and future events organised by us, deal with invoicing and ensure that we can communicate with you efficiently.
  • Where we rely on your consent, such as for direct marketing, you can withdraw this consent at any time. 
  • We as organiser undertake relevant industry research in keeping with UK, global infrastructure and European renewables markets. We use the research to promote our industry events. You can request to be withdrawn from our promotional material at any time. We only contact those relevant professionals within the above mentioned industries based on research where the contacts are freely provided and/or shared on the internet; from third party industry referrals and where necessary, provided by telephone reception staff for communication purposes.
  • We as organiser will store the information supplied by you on our secure database until otherwise notified by you.
  • Your details will NOT be passed onto nor shared with any third party.
  • You can at any time request to be removed from our database.


What does this policy cover?

This policy describes how 3CAT Independent Mind LTD (also referred to as “UK Wide Infrastructure Investment showcase and debates”, “European Renewables; Leaders or Followers? focus day”, ”we” or “us”) will make use of your data to participate at our events as promoted on our websites ( and

It also describes your data protection rights, including a right to object to some of the processing which we carry out. More information about your rights, and how to exercise them, is set out in the “What rights do I have?” section.


What information do we collect?

We collect and process personal data about you when you interact with us and our websites and when you participate at our events. This includes:

  • your name
  • your email address
  • your phone number
  • your company name
  • your company address
  • your payment details (including your billing address or account or bank details, as appropriate)


We collect and process limited data when conducting industry research for notification and marketing purposes. This includes:

  • your name and job title
  • your company name
  • your email address


How do we use this information, and what is the legal basis for this use?

We process this personal data for the following purposes:

  • To fulfil a contract, or take steps linked to a contract: this is relevant where you make a purchase from us. This includes:
    • verifying your identity;
    • taking payments;
    • communicating with you;
    • providing customer services and arranging for the delivery or other provision of services;
  • Where we have a legitimate interest. This includes:
    • to undertake internet based research and industry analysis to source relevant industry contacts and utilise the said industry contacts where they are freely  provided and/or shared on the internet; from third party industry referrals and where necessary, provided by telephone reception staff for communication purposes.
  • Where you give us consent:
    • we will send you direct marketing in relation to our relevant events


Withdrawing consent or otherwise objecting to direct marketing

Wherever we rely on your consent, you will always be able to withdraw that consent, although we may have other legal grounds for processing your data for other purposes, such as those set out above. In some cases, we are able to send you direct marketing without your consent, where we rely on our legitimate interests. You have an absolute right to withdraw from our direct marketing at any time. You can do this by following the instructions in the communication where this is an electronic message, or by contacting us using the details set out below.


What rights do I have?

You have the right to ask us for a copy of your personal data; to correct, delete or restrict (stop any active) processing of your personal data; and to obtain the personal data you provide to us in the format it was provided to us in originally in a structured, machine readable format.

In addition, you can object to the processing of your personal data in some circumstances (in particular, where we don’t have to process the data to meet a contractual or other legal requirement, or where we are using the data for direct marketing).

These rights may be limited, for example if fulfilling your request would reveal personal data about another person, or if you ask us to delete information which we are required by law to keep or have compelling legitimate interests in keeping.

To exercise any of these rights, you can get in touch with us using the details set out below. If you have unresolved concerns, you have the right to complain to an EU data protection authority where you live, work or where you believe a breach may have occurred.


How do I get in touch with you?

We hope that we can satisfy queries you may have about the way we process your data. If you have any concerns about how we process your data, or would like to opt out of direct marketing, you can get in touch at


How long will you retain my data?

Where we process registration data, we do this until otherwise notified by you.

Where we process personal data for marketing purposes or with your consent, we process the data until you ask us to stop and for a short period after this (to allow us to implement your requests). We also keep a record of the fact that you have asked us not to send you direct marketing or to process your data so that we can respect your request in future.

Where we process personal data in connection with performing a contract, we keep the transactional data for six years from your last interaction with us (or such longer period as may be required by law).



This policy is written in English. In the event of any conflict in interpreting or construing the terms of this policy, the English version shall prevail.