Tees Valley Innovation Challenge Launch

17/05/2024 10:00 am to 17/05/2024 1:00 pm @ Stockton-on-Tees Employment & Training Hub

Event Details

  • Stockton-on-Tees Employment & Training Hub, 40 Wellington Square Stockton-on-Tees TS18 1RH

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Are you ready to take your business to new heights? The Tees Valley Innovation Challenge is here to open the doors to innovation-driven growth for your business. Join us at the Stockton Employability Hub on Friday May 17th for an event that could transform the growth of your business.

The Launch Event

Join us for the launch of Tees Valley Innovation Challenge, an initiative aimed at harnessing the power of innovation to drive business growth in our region. Where groundbreaking ideas meet real-world impact, with a focus on fostering innovation across various sectors, from technology to sustainability, education to healthcare, the programme seeks to cultivate a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship.

We invite businesses, stakeholders, investors, corporates, and policymakers alike to learn about our programme. There is also opportunity to engage and network with other businesses and explore our partner exhibitions, helping you forge valuable connections. alongside refreshments.

What is the Tees Valley Innovation Challenge?

Tees Valley Innovation Challenge offers a unique opportunity for businesses like yours to enhance your innovation capabilities. Through challenge-led collaboration opportunities, specialist one-to-one support, training, and events, we provide the platform, guidance, and resources to help you capitalise on growth opportunities within our vibrant innovation ecosystem.

The programme aims to support transformative changes to the Tees Valley economy by providing high-value support to ambitious SMEs to increase employment, productivity and boost public investment in research and development. The programme is led by innovation specialists and business support providers Innovation Edge and Health Innovation North East and North Cumbria.

Tees Valley Innovation Challenge has received £494,880 from the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) as part of the Tees Valley Combined Authority’s UKSPF programme of support. To access support through the programme, you must be a small or medium-sized business based in Tees Valley (Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland, or Stockton-On-Tees).

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to propel your business forward. Join us at the Tees Valley Innovation Challenge Launch and embark on a journey of growth and success. See you there!

Tees Valley Innovation Challenge is delivered by Edge Innovation Ltd and Health Innovation North East and North Cumbria on behalf of the Tees Valley Mayor and Combined Authority, and the Tees Valley Business Board.