This unique network supports innovation and growth in business across the North East of England. It enables organisations in all sectors to connect – supporting business-to-business collaboration and creating links between business and research bodies, catapults and innovation hubs.
Its programme of inspiring conferences, seminars and workshops are designed to create new market opportunities and improve access to innovation support and finance. Current annual events include VentureFest North East and FinanceCamp North East.
Its Innovation Challenge project helps tackle the big issues facing large corporates, the public sector and society at large by finding local businesses with the technology, talent or services to provide solutions.