Friday, 15 May 2015

Developing a new product? Free one to one advice 20th May



Business resources & an introduction to Intellectual Property 19th May


 
Find out more at the Enterprise Club

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Business resources & an introduction to Intellectual Property

Tuesday 19th May 18.00 – 19.30

3rd Floor Meeting Room, Central Library

T: 0113 2478 266 E: bipcleeds@leeds.gov.uk
To Book: http://bipcleeds.eventbrite.co.uk

Friday, 17 April 2015

Advice Sessions Free bookable one-to-one sessions available within Business & IP Centre Leeds.

Business and IP Information Clinics
Book a confidential session with a member of our information team:
• discuss what protection may be appropriate for your products and services. 
• find out about the registration process for patents, trade marks, designs or copyright.
• free patent and trade mark search advice also available.
• find out about business resources and services available within the centre and locally.
Business advice sessions
Delivered by Pamela Beaton, Business Manager at WGN Chartered Accountants
These sessions are ideal for business start-ups and established businesses seeking advice in any of the following
areas:
• start-up issues
• business plans
• growing your business
• funding opportunities
• sign-posting to business support in Leeds
Funding for Growth
Delivered by Gareth Allen from RedSky Finance
Gareth’s sessions will enable you to find out about the range of funding options available, how your business can
benefit from them and the considerations that need to be made before financial commitment. Advice on finance in
the following areas is available:
• how much money you will need to set up your business
• finance for machinery
• paying employees
• advertising and marketing
• website development
Accountancy advice
Delivered by Richard Munoz from WGN Chartered Accountants
These sessions are ideal for both start-ups and established businesses requiring information in the following areas:
• help with book-keeping
• advice on taxation
• VAT rules and regulations
• preparing tax returns
• choosing the right legal status for your business
• legal aspects of protecting your products and services
Intellectual Property clinics
Delivered by a CIPA Patent Attorney
Attending an IP clinic offers the opportunity of a free confidential one-to-one consultation with a registered CIPA (Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys) patent attorney to discuss protecting your IP including:
• ascertaining whether your product, name or logo is protectable
• legal aspects of protecting your products and services
• costs involved in protecting your products and services
Innovator in residence
Delivered by Roger Tipple of Tipple Associates
Roger has a great deal of experience working with individual inventors and companies, enabling them to get new ideas off the ground and develop new products. Arrange an appointment with our Innovator in Residence if you are:
• struggling to know where to take your ideas
• looking for ways to develop new products
• considering how to get your product to market
Find out more about these sessions and book your place through
BIPC Leeds – 0113 2478266

Tuesday, 14 April 2015

Start your own business with the Leeds enterprise club, sessions starting 5th May 2015

Start your own business with the Leeds enterprise club, sessions starting 5th May 2015 available for booking now at Leeds central library http://www.bipcleeds.eventbrite.co.uk

 


Free Business Advice Sessions to help you grow and develop your business


Business Advice Sessions
to help you grow and develop your business
Free advice from Pamela Beaton – Business Manager at WGN
Next session Thursday 23rd April 2015 
To book a one-to-one appointment
Tel: +44 (0) 113 247 8266 Email: bipcleeds@leeds.gov.uk

Wednesday, 8 April 2015

Has the Business & IP Centre made a difference to you and your business?


Has the Business & IP Centre made a difference to you and your business?



Complete our user survey and tell us your thoughts on the Centre and it’s services. Every  entrant will be included in a prize draw to win one of five iPads


To complete the survey go to:https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Leeds_Central_Library
Please complete your responses by 14 April