Creative Network South and its partners hold a wide variety of events throughout the year, including seminars, workshops, networking opportunities, and much more.

Most events are open to everyone, many are free, some will be targeted at specific audiences.

To find an event that’s right for you, please see listing  below.

 E Learning

Guide to Securing European Funding

Inspire EU (former members of CNS) have been working in partnership with another consultant to develop the’s e-learning course focusing on the development of EU project for the creative and cultural sector.  We are using a step by step and learning by doing approach offering didactically material and mentoring.

You could now register and access to the FREE part of of this course called “What is an EU project?

For more information about the course, you could have a look to our website:

 March 2017


22 March – The Power of Digital Marketing – Innovation Space Portsmouth 17-30 Free

29 March – Gleaning on Your Experience towards your career path as an Entrepreneur – Innovation Space Portsmouth 17-30

April 2017

01 April – Hacksoton  Central Hall St Mary Street Southampton SO14 1NF

We get you all together in a venue for a day of mingling and hacking. Maybe that means you finally get a chance to work on your brilliant idea that you never get to do at work (Or at the weekend like you say you will). Maybe it means taking your first steps in something new and exciting, or honing your skills in your favourite field.

05 April – An Introduction to Bookkeeping – Innovation Space Portsmouth 17-30 Free

11 April – Regional Launch Creative United, Arts Council England-Funded Prosper, Business Support Programme  for the Arts, Museums and Libraries  sector. Southampton City Gallery, City Art Gallery 9-45 am – 11.00 am.

24th April – Digital Hampshire – Generate Growth and Out Smart the Opposition – University of Winchester 5-7 PM

26 April – How to Build Successful Products that satisfy marketing demand – An Introduction to Customer Development – Innovation Space Portsmouth 17-30 Free

May 2017

03 May – How to get leads and what to do with them – Innovation Space -17-30

10 May – Patents Trademarks and Copyright – Innovation Space -17-30

13 May – Hack Pompey – Hack The Home – Portland Building Portland St Portsmouth PO1 3AH

Home sweet home. There’s no place like it for sure, but why not make it more special with clappers for your lights, self-watering plants, or perhaps a Nerf gun home defense system?

Hack the Home will be a Saturday full of innovation from the wonderfully weird to the weirdly wonderful, and we hope that you will join us!

24th May – The PHD principle, keys to sucess in business and Career Development- Innovation Space Portsmouth – 17-30

June 2017

7th June – Get more sales by understanding how prospects buy – Innovation Space Portsmouth 17-30

14 June – Overcoming Fear of Change – Innovation Space Portsmouth- 17-30 Free

21 June – 5 Battle Proven Steps to Great Leadership – Innovation Space Portsmouth- 17-30 Free

28 June – Business Tax Planning – Innovation Space Portsmouth – 17-30 Free


For the first time, the region’s innovators, entrepreneurs and investors will come together in one place to showcase the latest technology, share thinking and explore new ideas. Seeds will be sown, deals will be done and futures will be made.