We work with both established and start-up businesses. There are a number of public and provate organisations that can provide useful assistance/advice to both sectors
The British Library at St Pancras is a treasure-trove of Business informaiton for established and start-up businesses. The BL holds market reports and data-bases such as british Standard for on-line review and run a range of useful workshops.
The Intellectual Property Office is the authority on patents, copyright, trademarks etc.
Inventors in South West London meet at Kingston University monthly. You can "pitch" an idea in a protected environment to gain feedback and advice from knowledgeable enthusiasts with a variety of backgrounds. Meets on the third Wednesday of the month (not August nor December)
Likewise, inventors in South London are welcomed to the CRTI for monthly meetings.
Meets at the University of East London
Meets at the British Library on the last Monday of the month - need to register on the British Library website.