Upcoming Events

21 July 2020

Online Panel Discussion: The Future of Travel, Hospitality, Retail and Sport

As lockdown restrictions in the UK begin to relax and the economy recovers from the aftermath of COVID, many businesses serving the public are wondering: Will consumer behaviours return to what they were pre-lockdown? Wi...

23 July 2020

Q&A: How Can the NELEP Support Me and My Business?

The North East has a proud history of ingenuity, creativity and innovation – from the birth of steam to the lightbulb. Cultivating this innovative spirit is central to the North East Local Enterprise Partnership (NEL...

24 July 2020

Online Mentoring Session

Whatever stage of business you are at, speaking to people who have done it before can help; but finding the right person isn't always easy. Our online mentoring events aim to help. Confidential one-to-one sessions, t...

01 September 2020

Meet the Entrepreneur: Keith Miller, Miller UK

POSTPONED: Please note this event has been postponed until the Autumn. Look out for the new date when it's announced You’ll struggle to find anyone working in the construction industry that hasn’t heard of Keith Mill...

13 October 2020

Provisional — Focus Dinner with Alan and Eileen Ferguson, Ad Gefrin Distillery

Please note this event is provisionally booked for 13th October 2020. For almost 100 years the Ferguson family has run businesses across the North East of England. In Wooler, the story goes back to the foundation of R...

19 November 2020

Provisional — Entrepreneurs' Conference: Together We Can Take on the World

Please note this event is provisionally booked for 19th November 2020. Hosted by BBC journalist and presenter Anna Foster, Together We Can Take on the World will see 300 business leaders come together at the Hilton Ne...

24 November 2020

Provisional — Focus Dinner with Nagma Ebanks-Beni MBE, Prima Cheese

Please note this event is provisionally booked for 24th November 2020. After running her own restaurant in London, Nagma Ebanks-Beni returned to the family business at a time when Prima Cheese was firmly established...