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
Learn how intellectual property can protect you and help you profit from your business idea.
In this practical workshop, all the key issues are covered to help you make your product idea a reality.
This hands-on workshop will teach you practical skills on Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and how it can improve the online visibility of your business.
This session will help clarify your vision and goals, turn them into inspirational tools and improve the chances of making your idea a success.
Taking you through the process of writing a business plan.
Learn and implement practical social media skills, tailored to your business.
This webinar will explain the basics behind patent protection and registration, and how to use internet databases and resources to search for patents.
Discover four basic business research methods you can use to ascertain whether your new business idea has the potential to succeed in competitive markets.
What does the Intellectual Property Act 2014 cover? Find out how it is modernising UK intellectual property law, most notably design and patent laws.
Discover the UK intellectual property (IP) rights available, ranging from your automatic intellectual property rights to those you have to apply for.
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