Website disclaimer & privacy statement

This privacy policy explains how TIC uses personal information that we collect via this site.

This website belongs to The Innovation Consultancy (“TIC”) – a trading name of Vali Lalioti Ltd.
Registration number: 08533585
VAT number: 178 4771 60

What kind of information we collect?

In common with other websites, log files are stored on the web server saving details such as the visitor’s IP address, browser type, referring page and time of visit.

Where registration is required, the visitor’s email, contact number and a username will be stored on the server.

We may ask you for feedback on our programmes or to complete surveys for us. We may detail your activity and personal preferences when visiting our sites and Cookies may be used to remember visitor preferences when interacting with the website (see “Cookies”, below).

If you post content on the site or communicate via the site, we may store and monitor your content and communications.

What do we do with information we collect?

The information is used to enhance the visitor’s experience when using the website to display personalised content and possibly advertising.

E‑mail addresses will not be sold, rented or leased to 3rd parties.

E‑mail may be sent to inform you of news of our services or offers by us or our affiliates.

How to Unsubscribe

If you have subscribed to one of our services, you may unsubscribe by following the instructions which are included in e‑mail that you receive.

You may be able to block cookies via your browser settings but this may prevent you from access to certain features of the website.


Cookies are small digital signature files that are stored by your web browser that allow your preferences to be recorded when visiting the website. Also they may be used to track your return visits to the website.

3rd party advertising companies may also use cookies for tracking purposes.


We take steps to protect your personal information and follow procedures designed to minimise unauthorised access to or disclosure of your information. However, we can’t guarantee that we will eliminate all risk of misuse.

Contacting us

You are legally entitled to know what personal information an organisation holds about you and how that information is processed. If you would like to know what information we currently hold about you, please write to us at We will ask you for proof of identity and may charge a fee.

Our blog

We welcome your participation in blog comment threads. In order to keep the experience a positive one for all of our users, we ask that you follow the rules outlined below.

By submitting comments to this blog, you are consenting to the following rules:

  1. You agree that you are fully responsible for the content that you post. You may not post content that is libellous, defamatory, obscene, abusive, that violates a third party’s right to privacy, that otherwise violates any applicable local, state, national or international law, or that is otherwise inappropriate. Furthermore, you may not post content that degrades others on the basis of gender, race, class, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sexual preference, disability or other classification. Language intended to intimidate or to incite violence will not be tolerated. In addition, by posting material on the blog comments, you represent that you have the legal right to reproduce, adapt, display, and distribute this material to others. TIC will not be held responsible for posted information that may infringe on a third party’s copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights.
  2. You understand and agree that TIC may modify and republish the content of your comments. TIC may monitor user-generated content as it chooses and reserves the right to remove, edit or otherwise alter content that it deems inappropriate for any reason. By posting you agree that your comments may be republished by TIC online and in print.
  3. You understand and agree that the blog comment areas are to be used only for non-commercial purposes. This blog prohibits any actions to solicit funds, promote commercial entities or otherwise engage in commercial activity through the blog comment function.