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Upcoming events

  • Event: Reading List — Steve Edge

    At the end of November, our well turned-out designer-neighbour will visit the YCN Library and talk us through some of the books that have shaped his approach to life and business.

    November 28th, 2017 at 6:30pm— 8:00pm
    YCN, 72 Rivington Street, London
  • Roundtable: Studio Managers and Marketing

    This latest session bringing studio managers together to share their experiences, challenges and opportunities will focus on the relevance of marketing to their roles.

    December 5th, 2017 at 9:30am—11:00am
    Human After All, Unit 10 Stamford Works, London
  • Roundtable: Crafting creative relationships, with Louise Hedges

    The latest in a series of sessions for the founders of growing agencies. Together we're going to explore Louise's 'trusted advisor' philosophy, and how it can help to make our clients love us even more.

    December 6th, 2017 at 9:30am—11:30am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
  • Roundtable: Design Learnings

    The second session of a new format will see eight designers gather in the Library, with three of the group debriefing on a recently completed project.

    December 12th, 2017 at 9:30am—11:00am
    YCN, 72 Rivington Street, London
  • Event: Tim Flach at YCN

    Join us in the YCN Library on the 12th of December to hear photographer Tim Flach talk about his new book, Endangered.

    December 12th, 2017 at 6:30pm— 8:30pm
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
  • Event: Wake up and Draw — Christmas Special

    Join us at Radio Alice on the 14th of December for a morning of mirth and merriment with the brilliant Scriberia.

    December 14th, 2017 at 9:00am—11:00am
    Radio Alice, 16 Hoxton Square, London
  • Event: Reading List — Sharmadean Reid

    We'll welcome entrepreneur Sharmadean Reid to the YCN Library to share some books, stories and lessons in boldly building businesses.

    January 10th, 2018 at 6:30pm— 8:00pm
    YCN, 72 Rivington Street, London
  • Workshop: Authentic & Purposeful Presenting

    Led by regular keynote speaker, author and change consultant Mark Shayler — this day long session is for those seeking to super-size their presentational skills.

    January 12th, 2018 at 9:30am— 5:30pm
    Shoreditch House, Shoreditch House Library, London
  • Event: The Value of Creativity with Erica Wolfe-Murray

    In the spacious studios of Else in Wapping, IP innovator Erica will share instantly actionable ways for agencies to unlock and exploit value that's hidden in their businesses.

    January 15th, 2018 at 6:30pm— 8:00pm
    Else, 70 Wapping Wall, London
  • Event: Design for Breakfast, at Dishoom

    Building on the ideas shared and lessons learned at Dishoom in 2017, our popular morning series will continue from January

    January 16th, 2018 at 9:30am—11:00am
    Dishoom Carnaby Street, Kingly Street, London
  • Workshop: Storytelling in the Digital Age

    At this half-day workshop, writer and editor Anna Kiernan will guide a group through some core principles of storytelling and their application to modern digital channels.

    January 23rd, 2018 at 9:30am— 1:30pm
    YCN, 72 Rivington Street, London
  • Workshop: The Coaching Mindset

    Led by strategy consultant and leadership coach Liz Whitney, this hands-on half-day session is for those keen to to explore coaching mindsets and methods for enriching management at work.

    January 25th, 2018 at 9:30am— 1:30pm
    Shoreditch House, Shoreditch House Library, London
  • Roundtable: Intellectual Property matters

    In the latest in a series of sessions, legal expert William Miles will be answering questions, and talking over a series of case studies, relating to intellectual property and the ownership of ideas.

    January 26th, 2018 at 9:30am—11:00am
    YCN, 72 Rivington Street, London
  • Roundtable: Smarter Strategies for Building New Business

    Drawing on the expertise of Lucy Mann, we'll bring together a group of agency principles, and discuss the challenges that come with developing new business.

    January 30th, 2018 at 9:30am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
  • Workshop: Making the Most of What You Own

    Led by IP innovator Erica Wolfe-Murray, this workshop is all about identifying and unlocking value in agency businesses — and creating new revenue streams.

    February 6th, 2018 at 9:30am— 1:30pm
    The Archivist, Unit V, Reliance Wharf, London

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Past Events

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