Workshops and events

We offer a wide range of free or low cost workshops and events at the British Library, St Pancras. If you can’t physically come to the Library you can still avail of our expertise by registering for one of our regular webinars, from wherever you are in the world.

Advance booking for all our workshops is essential.   If you have to cancel, please contact us at least 24 hours in advance via our online form or by telephone on +44 (0)20 7412 7901. 

Upcoming workshops & events

Workshop

Networking for success

Join leading life/business coach Rasheed Ogunlaru for this unique event to help you build your business, win new opportunities and contacts.

Workshop FREE

How can I protect a business idea?

Learn how intellectual property can protect you and help you profit from your business idea

Workshop

Mini-Masterclass: Copyright for business

An essential guide to understanding how copyright can help your business succeed

One to one advice

Inventions advice clinics

Get expert advice at these one-to-one sessions

All business events
Workshop

How to find investors for your business

You have decided to start or grow your business - and now you need investment. But where do you start?

Workshop FREE

Speed mentoring: Grow your business online

Get trusted advice from our digital experts to help boost your online presence

Workshop

Getting your idea ready for startup funding

This workshop will help you if you have a business idea and need help getting started and finding funding.

Workshop

Grow your business with social media: Beyond the basics

Learn and implement practical social media skills, tailored to your business

Articles

Four basic research methods for business start-ups

Discover four basic business research methods you can use to ascertain whether your new business idea has the potential to succeed in competitive markets.

How does the Intellectual Property Act 2014 affect me and my business?

What does the Intellectual Property Act 2014 cover? Find out how it is modernising UK intellectual property law, most notably design and patent laws.

What are intellectual property rights?

Discover the UK intellectual property (IP) rights available, ranging from your automatic intellectual property rights to those you have to apply for.

Fair use copyright explained

What constitutes fair dealing in UK copyright law? Discover the core areas of fair use, allowing for the lawful usage or reproduction of work without permission

All business articles

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