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Welcome to the Business & IP Centre’s news section. Keep up-to-date with the latest news and developments from the Centre and its partners.
the 10 Business & IP Centres in the BIPC National Network will be holding their 1st annual Start-Up Day on Thursday 21st September.
Start-Up Day at BIPC Newcastle will feature a programme of free workshops:
* Helping you to know your market and understand how our online business information services can assist you to start-up and grow.
* ‘IBIS World’ will show you how to get the best out of their online business resource
* Our IP advisers will explain intellectual property, why it is so important to be aware to protect what you create and avoid infringing on someone else’s IP
* Google Digital Garage will be making a welcome return to the City Library, following their highly successful residency in 2016, giving you all the tips and advice you need to be successful online.
You can come along for the full day or just book for the sessions that interest you most.
Sage is launching a programme for two businesses from the North East smart cities, cybersecurity or aerospace sectors to benefit from a visit to Atlanta.
The North East Enterprise Agency Ltd (NEEAL) is running 3-day, fully-funded residential courses in Northumberland, Tyne & Wear and County Durham.
Newcastle Startup Week is an exciting new 5-day, multi-venue festival taking place between 15-19 May 2017 with the aim of inspiring and helping more local people to start or grow their business in Newcastle or the wider North East of England.
We present a free live screening of the British Library's Inspiring Entrepreneurs event.
The Business & Intellectual Property Centre is pleased to be linking up with the British Library for their latest offering in their ‘Inspiring Entrepreneurs’ programme, the annual ‘Internet Icons’ event. This will be held at The Core – a fabulous business location at Science Central in the city centre.
Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is upon us again with a host of events for businesses and budding entrepreneurs happening across the UK. GEW 2016 will be launched at the British Library on 14th November and Business & IP Centres across the country will be hosting a range of local events. Our headline event will be: Inspiring Entrepreneurs - Fashionably Enterprising.
With help from our partners at the Business & IP Centre London, based at the British Library, we've produced a video which explains exactly what we do at the centre and how we can help you and your business grow. The video features a number of genuine entrepreneurs and individuals who've used the centre recently to make their ideas work...and if it can work for them, it can work for you too.
The ‘Enterprise Hangout’ is designed just for you
This FREE monthly networking event is for anyone in business, or considering setting up a business in the North East and always has business advisors, support organisations and mentors in residence.
Every month we have a fabulous guest speaker as well as a local business individual talking about their story into business.
The Sage Northern Business Star Awards 2016 are delivered by the Business & IP Centre Newcastle along with partners PNE Enterprise, TEDCO Business Support and The Prince's Trust. Nominate yourself or a business that you think deserves recognition by 18 March.