Networking events

We are holding a series of networking sessions  at different venues around the borough in the lead up to the registration deadline and festival dates.

These are a great opportunity for you meet the WAF team and make new connections with other participants and venues so that you can share ideas, resources and publicity and get the most out of taking part.

In addition we offer online toolkits and guidance, and a 1-1 clinic session for more specific advice on realising your ideas and fundraising, including making an application to our grant scheme.

Please note, the dates and venues below may change keep an eye on this page and on our social media channels for further updates, or sign up to our mailing list on our homepage.

Session 5: How to market and sell your event

Thursday 17 January 2019, 6.00pm 8.00pm
Royal Academy of Dance

If you're after some helpful marketing advice, join us at our next networking session packed with handy tips and ideas for promoting your event as part of WAF. There will be some short talks from the WAF marketing team, a chance to ask questions, followed by a chance to network and mingle.

It's a wonderful chance to meet your fellow artists and ask the WAF team more general questions!

Click here to RSVP on Facebook.

Session 6: Producing outdoor events: How to make the best of the Apply For app

Thursday 13 February 2019, 6.00pm 8.00pm
Meeting Room, Staff Yard, Battersea Park, SW11 4NJ

Session 7: Brochure Launch and PR session

Thursday 21 March 2019, 6.00pm 8.00pm
Venue TBC

Session 8: Practice sharing: what have we learnt this year?

Thursday 4 July 2019, 7.00pm 9.00pm
Venue TBC