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From Newcastle to Manchester to London, tech startups have really taken hold as an ongoing phenomenon for the UK economy.

Following on from our Start Up Advice Day, the final Thinking Digital Sessions of 2017 we’ll be featuring tech startups and scaleups and learning about their innovative business models and their plans to survive and thrive in 2018 and beyond.

Speakers to be announced shortly…


This event will be followed by the Digital Union, The Northern Design Centre, Design Network North and Thinking Digital Christmas Party at the same venue.

With live music, good beer, delicious food vendors and a variety of design led gift stalls all from local businesses, we will be transforming the Northern Design Centre into a fully festive Christmas market for one night only. So join us for what we hope will be an opportunity to network with lovely like-minded people, buy some last minute presents, enjoy live music, drink some great beer, eat some tasty food, and be full of festive cheer!

‘Digital Futures’, Generator’s business support programme, is designed to meet the business development needs of the North East’s creative and digital businesses. This programme is part-funded by England European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. Places at this event are FREE OF CHARGE for creative and digital businesses from North East England, thanks to ERDF funding.*

*County Durham, Northumberland, Tyne & Wear (excluding Tees Valley)

Schedule of Event

4.00pm Registration with refreshments
6.30pm Talks with Q&A

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