Calling all games & digital companies in Leeds! We are bringing you a workshop on Access to Funding to get you and your IP to the next level! Please book HERE
Games Lab Leeds in association with Ukie is hosting a two-day workshop on Access to Funding. This will be presented by a host of industry experts and will cover all different types of funding available for games companies and how to maximise the resources available.
Topics will include:
Getting your Games Company Investor Ready An overview of the BFI Cultural Test Video Games Tax Credits: how to maximise and raise money against VGTC Building Value in your Games Company Alternative Funding: EIS/SEIS What do investors look for How to prepare for a publishing deal Crowdfunding pro's and cons And more!
The course is fully funded by GamesLab Leeds, a programme of funding and business support for talented, ambitious games studios in the Leeds City Region. Through this programme companies creating games or games-related products can access investment and mentoring to help their businesses grow. GamesLab is funded by the European Regional Development Fund, supported by the Regional Growth Fund.
- SMEs registered at companies house, sole traders, micro businesses, social enterprises where these are engaged in economic activity
- Actively working in the games sector ie at concept stage, or developing a prototype, early access release or game for commercial release
- A company working in the tech and digital sector but with ambitions to diversify into games
If the eligible attendee is sole trader (as opposed to an SME registered at Companies House ) then we will need some proof that they are actively working in the industry, for example an invoice for freelance work.