This virtual workshop is hosted in collaboration with renowned product development specialists, Bang Creations, and experienced patent and trademark attorneys, London IP and is supported by The British Library Business and IP Centre.
For over seven years, this workshop has helped dozens of entrepreneurs and SMEs take their product ideas to market. With an “excellent” rating from 86% of attendees, this workshop contains exclusive, expert insight that will help you with all aspects of your product development journey.
This workshop is hosted via Zoom over two consecutive days. Day 1 will be presented by Stefan Knox of Bang Creations and will focus on designing a product to take to market. Day 2 will be presented by David Warrilow of London IP and will explain the process of protecting your product idea. There will be a 15 minute break in between each hour-long session.
Day 1: Tuesday 20 April 2021
Part 1: Design for Commercial Success: 10.00 - 11.00
This session is hosted by Stefan from Bang Creations and highlights the different aspects of designing a product for commercial success. Giving case study examples from his career, Stefan will demonstrate how to ensure a product's unique selling points are clearly identified and designed for the appropriate target market. Finally, Stefan will give insight into designing to meet target costs and accommodating everyone in the supply chain.
Part 2: The Product Design Process, From Idea to Production: 11.00 - 12.00
In this session, Stefan explains each product development stage and how the process can vary depending on the scale of a project. By breaking down each stage of product development, this session will give you a clear idea of what to expect at the end of each stage and how to progress efficiently through development.
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Day 2: Wednesday 21 April 2021
Topics of discussion will include:
- Project planning
- Marketing and research and how this influence product design
- The differences between invention, design and innovation
- Idea creation
- Product design, development, costing, prototyping and margin
- Manufacture or license?
- Can you protect your idea with a patent or registered design?
- Will your idea infringe any third-party IP rights?
- Patent and design filing strategies and tactics.
- IP ownership issues
Further information may be found on the Bang Creations and London IP websites.
If the event does not have the minimum number of attendees then we reserve the right to cancel and you will be notified two days before the event, and have the option to change to a future workshop.
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