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Business Durham has a proven track record of helping innovative companies grow and thrive, bringing innovation to market.
We have a practical approach to encouraging companies to innovate based on real market opportunities and real challenges that require innovative solutions:
Our innovation support will help your venture from concept to execution through services that are based on the real needs of companies. They include advice on attracting inward investors, help with finding the perfect premises, and support in building long-term engagements with businesses.
We can help with entrepreneur funding, market opportunities, innovation networks as well as access to lab space, offices and clean room facilities at the North East Technology Park (NETPark).
Business Engagement & Opportunities Manager
23rd September 2020
A NEW offshore wind innovation group will support the sector’s technology development ambitions. Energi Coast, the region's offshore wind cluster,...
16th September 2020
Innovative transport start-ups with a focus on decarbonisation or COVID-19 recovery can bid for a share of over £1 million (£1,010,000)...
9th September 2020
PragmatIC, a world leader in flexible electronics, has appointed Erik Langaker as independent Chair to complement its existing strong Board...
How We've Helped
Liz Smedley, Business development director, Demeter
"The course was really helpful, particularly as I was writing a bid at the same time. It was a national tender so it was fantastic to win it."