Author: Hannah Johnson

Ageing experts meet with accelerator hopefuls as applications open for innovative solutions.

Applications sought from across County Durham, Tyne & Wear and Northumberland. The Innovation SuperNetwork has today (Wednesday 06th February) opened applications for North East businesses and start-ups developing innovative solutions in the ageing sector to take part in its Ageing Innovation Accelerator programme. The announcement comes as experts in the field, Professor Joseph F Coughlin, […]

Innovation is alive and well in the North East

Carole White, CEO at TEDCO Business Support explains why the North East should be optimistic about a bright and innovative future in business.  Innovation is a term that is often thrown around in the business community. But it isn’t always clear what constitutes innovation and what is merely good practice within an enterprise. Business leaders […]

Preparing to Procure

Ben Gilhespy, Director of Operations at CDEMN talks about the problems facing procurement in the engineering and manufacturing industry and how to overcome it.  Many smaller engineering and manufacturing businesses are looking to break into larger companies but fall foul of a complex purchasing protocol. This is frequently only realised after their initial engagement which went […]

Innovation Manager

Working across North East England Full time, with part time and flexible working options possible Fixed-term contract to March 2021, with possibility to extend £40,000 per year plus pension   The Innovation SuperNetwork is a unique regional programme, helping to cultivate a stronger innovation eco-system in the North East of England and support innovative businesses. […]

We’re looking for a Compliance Officer to join our team!

Compliance Officer Based in Sunderland Hours between 22.5 and 37.5 hours per week with flexible working options Permanent contract £20,000 pro rata per year plus pension The Innovation SuperNetwork is a unique regional programme, helping to cultivate a stronger innovation eco-system in the North East of England and support innovative businesses. The programme works through […]

SEARCH LAUNCHED FOR NORTH EAST INNOVATIONS

The hunt is on for businesses developing disruptive or improved products or services to showcase their innovations at VentureFest North East in November. A popular feature at the region’s annual innovation conference, the Innovation Showcase gives businesses from across Northumberland, Tyne & Wear and Durham the chance to demonstrate how their work has the potential […]

FinanceCamp opens the door to North East Fund for growing businesses and entrepreneurs

Businesses seeking information and access to the recently announced £120m North East Fund will have the chance to meet with Fund Managers on Thursday 05 July at FinanceCamp. Alongside the opportunity to discuss the different types of finance available via the fund, directly with the managers responsible for awarding investment, delegates will also hear from […]