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Workshop & events

Workshops run by British Library staff are free of charge; however, some workshops run by our partners are charged at a nominal fee and may have different booking procedures. Advance booking for all our workshops is essential.

If you have to cancel, please contact us at least 24 hours in advance by emailing us at bipcworkshops@bl.uk or by telephone on +44 (0)20 7412 7901

Future events calendar

  • All events
All events by month: May 2016
Wed 25 May
10:00 - 13:00
Get cash flow confident
Johnny Martin
£30
Book event

Wed 25 May
14:00 - 15:30
How to sell without being salesy
Anis Qizilbash
£25.91 (early-bird price £20.76)
Book event

Wed 25 May
14:30 - 16:30
Introduction to Licensing
ideas21
£35
Book event

Thu 26 May
10:00 - 13:00
Companies House: How to register as a limited company
British Library
Free
Book event
Other dates

Thu 26 May
14:00 - 18:00
Online marketing masterclass
Grow
£45 (usually £98 - use discount code "onlinemarketing" when booking for your £50 saving).
Book event

Tue 31 May
10:00 - 13:00
Mini-Masterclass - copyright for business
British Library - Mini-Masterclass – copyright for business
£20 + Booking Fee
Book event

Tue 31 May
14:00 - 17:00
Mini-Masterclass – The British Library for business
British Library - Mini-Masterclass – The British Library for business
£20+Booking fee
Book event

Tue 31 May
14:00 - 18:00
Marketing Masterclass
Grow-Marketing
£98
Book event

All events by month: June 2016
Wed 1 June
10:00 - 17:00
Business advice clinics
London Business Support Service
£25+booking Fee
Book event

Wed 1 June
14:00 - 17:00
Introduction to intellectual property
British Library - Introduction to Intellectual Property
Free
Book event

Thu 2 June
10:00 - 16:00
Get Started
CENTA
Free
Book event

Mon 6 June
10:00 - 13:00
‘Creating your sacred bundle’-Melissa Addey
British Library
Free
Book event

Tue 7 June
14:00 - 16:00
Intermediate guide to copyright
British Library
Free
Book event
Other dates

Wed 8 June
13:00 - 17:30
What next for your invention? Plan, prototype or protect?
London IP and Bang Creations
£50
Book event

Tue 14 June
10:00 - 13:00
Introduction to the Business & IP Centre
British Library - Introduction to the Business & IP Centre
Free
Book event

Tue 14 June
10:00 - 17:00
Getting that New Product to Market
Bob Lindsey
£20
Book event

Tue 14 June
14:00 - 17:00
Introduction to Social Enterprise
Red Ochre
£15+VAT
Book event

Wed 15 June
10:00 - 17:00
Inventions Advice Clinics
ideas21
£15
Book event

Wed 15 June
14:00 - 17:00
Getting it Made : Discover how to source and manage your production effectively.
Fashion Angels
Business Club Members £48+booking fee
Book event

Wed 15 June
14:00 - 17:00
Mini-Masterclass - registered designs searching
British Library - Mini-Masterclass - registered designs searching
£20+booking fee
Book event

Thu 16 June
10:00 - 13:00
Writing a successful Business Plan
London Small Business Centre
£25 + Booking Fee
Book event

Thu 16 June
16:00 - 19:30
Networking for Success
Rasheed Ogunlaru : British Library
£25
Book event

Sat 18 June
10:00 - 15:00
Startup Saturday
Enterprise Nation
£30
Book event

Mon 20 June
10:00 - 13:00
When Copyright Expires: Product development from the archives
British Library
Free
Book event

Mon 20 June
14:00 - 17:00
Mini-Masterclass - researching a business idea
British Library - Mini-masterclass – researching a business idea
£20+booking fee
Book event

Tue 21 June
10:00 - 16:00
Get Started
CENTA
Free
Book event

Wed 22 June
10:00 - 13:00
Mini-Masterclass - patents searching
British Library - Mini-Masterclass – patents searching
£20+booking fee
Book event

Wed 22 June
10:00 - 13:00
How To Grow Your Business In Europe
Enterprise Europe Network
Free
Book event

Wed 22 June
14:00 - 18:00
Marketing Masterclass
Grow-Marketing
£98
Book event

Thu 23 June
10:00 - 13:00
How to generate PR for your business with a limited budget
Jessica Huie PR
£30
Book event

Thu 23 June
14:00 - 18:00
How to find investors for your business
The Funding Game
£40 by entering discount code “library” saving £10 off a standard £50 ticket
Book event

Fri 24 June
10:00 - 13:00
Companies House: How to register as a limited company
British Library
Free
Book event
Other dates

Mon 27 June
14:00 - 17:00
Introduction to the Business & IP Centre
British Library - Introduction to the Business & IP Centre
Free
Book event

Tue 28 June
14:00 - 17:00
Mini-Masterclass – The British Library for business
British Library - Mini-Masterclass – The British Library for business
£20+Booking fee
Book event

Tue 28 June
14:00 - 18:00
Online marketing masterclass
Grow
£45 (usually £98 - use discount code "onlinemarketing" when booking for your £50 saving).
Book event

Wed 29 June
10:00 - 13:00
Get cash flow confident
Johnny Martin
£30
Book event

Wed 29 June
14:30 - 16:30
Introduction to Licensing
ideas21
£35
Book event

Thu 30 June
10:00 - 13:00
Pitching With Confidence
Elaine Powell
£30
Book event

Thu 30 June
10:00 - 17:00
Getting that New Product to Market
Bob Lindsey
£20
Book event

Thu 30 June
14:00 - 17:00
Mini-Masterclass - social media for new businesses
British Library - Mini-masterclass – social media for new business
£20+booking fee
Book event

All events by month: July 2016
Tue 5 July
10:00 - 13:00
Introduction to intellectual property
British Library - Introduction to Intellectual Property
Free
Book event

Tue 5 July
14:00 - 16:00
Intermediate guide to copyright
British Library
Free
Book event

Wed 6 July
10:00 - 17:00
Business advice clinics
London Business Support Service
£25+booking Fee
Book event

Wed 6 July
13:00 - 17:30
What next for your invention? Plan, prototype or protect?
London IP and Bang Creations
£50
Book event

Wed 6 July
14:00 - 17:00
Mini-masterclass – trade marks searching
British Library - Mini-masterclass – trade marks searching
£20
Book event

Thu 7 July
10:00 - 17:00
Getting your idea ready for startup funding
Startup Direct
£10
Book event

Fri 8 July
10:00 - 13:00
Presenting With Confidence Workshop
The British Library : SWC Training and Consultancy
£30
Book event

Mon 11 July
14:00 - 17:00
Mini-Masterclass - researching a business idea
British Library - Mini-masterclass – researching a business idea
£20+booking fee
Book event

Tue 12 July
10:00 - 17:00
Getting that New Product to Market
Bob Lindsey
£20
Book event

Wed 13 July
10:00 - 13:00
Mini-Masterclass - registered designs searching
British Library - Mini-Masterclass - registered designs searching
£20+booking fee
Book event

Wed 13 July
14:00 - 17:00
PLAN! PITCH! SELL! : Improve how you sell yourself, your brand and your products.
Fashion Angels
Business Club Members £48: Non-Members: £60
Book event

Thu 14 July
10:00 - 13:00
Introduction to Social Enterprise
Red Ochre
£15+VAT
Book event

Thu 14 July
16:00 - 19:30
Networking for Success
Rasheed Ogunlaru : British Library
£25
Book event

Sat 16 July
10:00 - 15:00
Startup Saturday
Enterprise Nation
£30
Book event

Mon 18 July
14:00 - 18:00
Online marketing masterclass
Grow
£45 (usually £98 - use discount code "onlinemarketing" when booking for your £50 saving).
Book event

Tue 19 July
10:00 - 13:00
Introduction to the Business & IP Centre
British Library - Introduction to the Business & IP Centre
Free
Book event

Tue 19 July
14:00 - 18:00
Marketing Masterclass
Grow-Marketing
£98
Book event

Wed 20 July
10:00 - 17:00
Inventions Advice Clinics
ideas21
£15
Book event

Wed 20 July
14:00 - 17:00
Mini-Masterclass - patents searching
British Library - Mini-Masterclass – patents searching
£20+booking fee
Book event

Thu 21 July
14:00 - 18:00
How to find investors for your business
The Funding Game
£40 by entering discount code “library” saving £10 off a standard £50 ticket
Book event

Mon 25 July
14:00 - 17:00
Mini-Masterclass - social media for new businesses
British Library - Mini-masterclass – social media for new business
£20+booking fee
Book event

Tue 26 July
10:00 - 13:00
Writing a successful Business Plan
London Small Business Centre
£25 + Booking Fee
Book event

Tue 26 July
14:00 - 17:00
How To Grow Your Business In Europe
Enterprise Europe Network
Free
Book event

Wed 27 July
10:00 - 13:00
Get cash flow confident
Johnny Martin
£30
Book event

Wed 27 July
14:30 - 16:30
Introduction to Licensing
ideas21
£35
Book event

Thu 28 July
14:00 - 17:00
Companies House: How to register as a limited company
British Library
Free
Book event

Fri 29 July
10:00 - 16:30
How to Start a Successful Food Business, Restaurant or Coffee Bar
The Restaurant Mentors & Foodication Restaurants
£39+booking fee
Book event

All events by month: September 2016
Fri 9 September
10:00 - 16:30
How to Start a Successful Food Business, Restaurant or Coffee Bar
The Restaurant Mentors & Foodication Restaurants
£39+booking fee
Book event

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