British Inventor's Society

Press Release 2018

Breakthrough inventions from around the globe to be unveiled at the 18th British Invention Show

The British Invention & Technology Show, now in its 18th year is the UK’s largest International invention expo and propels futuristic innovations and inventions into the real world of business, the global market place. This year’s event will take place at Barbican Exhibition Centre, London, from 24th to 27th October 2018 (times on our website). Astounding Inventions & Innovations will be on Show from across the Globe – Event Open for Media pre-view: 4pm - 6pm Wednesday 24th October 2018

bis Awards Gala dinner

This will take place at the final of the coveted World Invention Awards on Friday 26th October to be held at 1 Moorgate Place, with an audience of inventors, luminaries and dignitaries.

Global creative genius not only needs to be highlighted but given a big push in order to overcome the many odds of getting products to market.

About bis, Invention & Technology Show & Awards & bis Youth Sponsorship Programme

The show platform connects innovators and inventors to enterprise; blue chip and multi-national companies including investors as well as designers, manufacturers and associated services.

The bis Advisory Board members include, The Intellectual Patent Office, Boots Centre for Innovation, P & G and Welsh Government.

World Invention & British Invention of the Year Awards are judged by a panel of 25 expert judges, comprised of leading inventors and innovators, academics and entrepreneurs, who prioritise social and ecological benefits to mankind, originality, ingenuity as well as design in its judging criteria. Judges include representation from BAE Systems, B&Q and Thales.

bis are proud sponsors of the Gold, Silver and Bronze medals which are awarded to both Adults & Young Innovators in the under 18's & 15's Classes. Accepted winners are provided with a showcase presentation area with a ticket to the British Invention of the Year Awards Dinner.

Press Information you would need to register to obtain full invention and inventor lists and the exhibitors press releases.

For British Invention Show media registration on the top bar click ‘Log In | Register’, under the ‘Register here’ heading, tick the ‘Media - Access to Green Menu’ (in green) for access. Please note, due to inventors secrecy of their new inventions prior to launch, most are under embargo and will not appear in our on-line listing or in press releases until the final weeks run up to the event.

Please post these Show dates in your on-line diaries and notification outlets: bis 24th-27th October Barbican London.

For dignitary and inventor interview requests and guest information, please contact 01462 451111 or 07515 649 572 or email

Please note

TV and news crews please note that no trailing leads are permitted whilst general public are in the main exhibition hall. Filming outside public hours and special arrangements are possible. Filming is permitted for the duration of the event, though access to the dinner awards will be limited. Filming without having first obtained a permit from the event organiser Innovated Ltd., is strictly prohibited.