Have you come across Future Factory seminars? These are free for businesses in the East Midlands. I've been to a couple and found the mix of attendees interesting and topics relevant to me as a writer trying to understand the current marketplace.
Forever Together? – Why customers throw away your products given by Professor Tim Cooper
Wednesday 17 November 2010, 12:00noon to 5pm
Nottingham Trent University City Campus
To secure your place please contact Angela Scott in the Future Factory office on 0115 848 8675, or email: FutureFactory@NTU.ac.uk