Having previously supported over 2,500 businesses in their roles with the Northern Ireland Business Innovation Centre between 001 and 2015, we have driven forward our own business in providing support to over 600 businesses since founding Innovate-NI in late 2016 and have recently been successful in winning the Lisburn Castlereagh City Council contract to deliver mentoring support to a further 550 small businesses over the next three years under the Mentor Growth Programme while continuing to deliver the Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Council Business Engagement Programme.
Conferences & Events
We have experience in conference and event development and management built up over many years – from small workshops to major international conferences, we provide a professional and meticulous approach to making your event a success.
Examples of our larger events include:
EBN International Congress 2013
Tech for Good stage at Digital DNA 2016 / 2017 / 2018
NI Tech for Good Showcase 2019
We are qualified PRINCE 2™ project managers. Currently, we are the executive development team for Foyle River Gardens charitable Trust, for the forthcoming Eden Project Foyle – a multimillion pound community regeneration project delivering economic, social and environmental benefits to the North West of Ireland region in partnership with the Eden Project Cornwall. This transformational project will see the creation of over 2,200 jobs across the region, attract some 400,000 visitors per year to a unique regenerated landscape alone the River Foyle which has remained secluded from the general population for centuries and generate £62m per annum into the regional economy.