The Royal Academy of Engineering understands that your privacy is important to you and that you care about how your personal data is used. We respect and value the privacy of everyone who visits our website, and will only collect and use personal data in ways that are described in our Privacy Notices, and in a way that is consistent with our obligations and your rights under the law.
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Changes to this Cookies Policy
We may change this Cookies Notice and we would encourage you to review the policy from time to time to stay informed of how we are using cookies. This Cookies Policy was last updated May 2018.