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Leeds Digital Festival

Online

An open, collaborative festival celebrating digital culture in all its forms. It celebrates the digital expertise and innovation that is happening in Leeds on a regional, national and international level with hundreds of online events spanning a broad range of subjects.

VIFF Immersed Volumetric Market

Online

Bringing together international content creators, distributors, investors, technologists and media companies for a programme of thought-provoking talks, business-development opportunities and interactive exhibitions designed to support the advancement of immersive storytelling and the global entertainment-based XR ecosystem.

Technology for Marketing

Online

Marketing leaders will come together to engage with the creative community, at a time of unprecedented change. A UK event dedicated to marketing, it’s a unique opportunity to explore the future – and see how it applies to your present. Co-located with the E-commerce Expo.

eCommerce Expo

Online

The leading event dedicated to the ecommerce industry. Whether you are a Multichannel, Pureplay, B2B or B2C retailer or brand, it’s filled with market-leading insight. Co-located with the Technology for Marketing event.

Women in Innovation: Building Success – North East

Gateshead

Take the opportunity to network with like-minded women, learn from experts and hear from successful female business owners at this exciting North East event. There will be a variety of practical workshops delivered by experts to accelerate your knowledge. You will also have the chance to learn about, and interact with, national and regional support organisations that can help take your business to the next level.

Women in Innovation: Building Success – North East

Gateshead

Network with like-minded women, learn from experts and hear from successful female business owners at this exciting North East event. Female founders and women working within innovation from all industries are encouraged to attend.

#IdeasMeanBusiness webinar series: creating a business plan

Online

Whether you’re starting a small business or exploring ways to expand an existing one, a business plan is an important tool to help guide your decisions – it is a roadmap to success! This webinar will help you to write a business plan from scratch and the easiest ways to approach it. #IdeasMeanBusiness webinars are designed to provide practical advice, expert knowledge and tools for young people.

Space for All – Harnessing the power of Geospatial Data in Immersive Technology and Gaming Development

Farnborough

Immerse UK, the KTN’s Geospatial Insights Special Interest Group, Enterprise M3 LEP and Enterprise M3 Growth Hub are collaborating on an event to bring together the geospatial community with the immersive and gaming sectors.

#IdeasMeanBusiness webinar series: The design to manufacture journey

Online

Experience and data tells us that developing a physical product (one that requires manufacturing) can be tougher than developing a software or service product: diverse skills and experience are required, there is a dependency upon third party relationships and significant investment is needed up front. This session will give you a heads-up on how to approach navigating the design to manufacture journey and will equip you with useful hints and tips to maximise your chances of success. #IdeasMeanBusiness webinars are designed to provide practical advice, expert knowledge and tools for young people.

#IdeasMeanBusiness webinar series: Building a sales strategy

Online

Every business must have a dependable, repeatable sales strategy to bring in new business. Building a sales strategy is therefore a vital part of any business’s expansion efforts, and often involves creating a process that can then be repeated by wider members of a team. Building a sales strategy often means taking a clinical look at where to find customers, whilst also learning to maximise existing sales processes that are already in place. #IdeasMeanBusiness webinars are designed to provide practical advice, expert knowledge and tools for young people.

Startup Summit

Online

Globally celebrated brands share their stories and insights with the ambitious founders of today and the business leaders of tomorrow. Speakers will explore the fundamental aspects of running a business, including marketing, strategy, leadership, sales, investment and more.

Develop: Brighton

Brighton

Bringing together the game dev community to share ideas, learn and be inspired by each other. It’s also a commercial vent where games get pitched and deals get agreed.

#IdeasMeanBusiness webinar series: How to go from lightbulb moment to business launch

Online

One of the biggest mistakes entrepreneurs make is they spend too much time and money building a product or service that nobody wants. What you want to be doing instead is turning your ideas into reality as quickly as possible. This webinar will share practical techniques you can use to test your business ideas without breaking the bank, so you can decide whether such ideas are worth pursuing or parking for now. #IdeasMeanBusiness webinars are designed to provide practical advice, expert knowledge and tools for young people.

360 Film Festival

Paris

As the content-focused event of SATIS-Screen4All, the 360 Film Festival promotes professional networking and content visibility in virtual reality, augmented reality, and large formats. Call for content closes 15 September.

ICIDS 2020

Bournemouth

An international conference on interactive digital storytelling for researchers and practitioners in game narrative and interactive storytelling, including the theoretical, technological, and applied design practices.

#IdeasMeanBusiness webinar series: The legalities of running a small business

Online

One of the hardest parts about launching a startup is understanding the legal elements needed to grow a business. However, it is one of the key considerations for the early phases of any startup journey. #IdeasMeanBusiness webinars are designed to provide practical advice, expert knowledge and tools for young people.

Join this webinar to better understand the concept of companies – what are they, how do they work, what do you need to think about to get set up, and of contracts – what do you need to know and how can you hack your way through without spending thousands on lawyers. We will also cover Intellectual Property (IP), what are the different IP rights and how you can protect your IP and your business.

#IdeasMeanBusiness webinar series: End of year social

Online

Join the KTN for an end of year social event designed to connect you with other young innovators, share knowledge & stories, hear from guest speakers and connect you to further opportunities. #IdeasMeanBusiness webinars are designed to provide practical advice, expert knowledge and tools for young people.

KTN Digital Business Meet-Up Series: 5G and IoT

Online

More details to follow, however registration is now open.

Rescheduled: Child Health Technology 2021 (CHT2021)

Sheffield

Bringing together healthcare professionals, industry, engineers, designers, academics, and patient representatives to explore the latest medical technological developments. At the heart of the conference will be opportunities for cross-disciplinary networking and collaboration to ensure children and young people receive the best and most advanced healthcare.