Space North East
Space North East
Space North East

The North East is a major player when it comes to the development of space technologies and satellite applications.  Our region is home to more than 30 businesses in the space sector, including NORSS, the UK’s first orbital analyst centre, Rhea Group, e2E and Kratos Communications, plus satellite application specialists such as Thermacore, Ryleore AI, aXenic […]

The UK’s hidden life science gem
The UK’s hidden life science gem
The UK’s hidden life science gem

In a recent podcast with Molecule to Market, Inward Investment Manager, Michelle Duggan discusses the pharmaceutical and biotechnology supply chain with Raman Sehgal This episode will cover: Why is North East England becoming a UK hot spot for Health and Life Sciences. Collaborating and breaking down barriers to help create a super cluster of life […]

Metec UK | Why did Metec UK choose South Shields for its Energy Manufacturing Base
Metec UK | Why did Metec UK choose South Shields for its Energy Manufacturing Base
Metec UK | Why did Metec UK choose South Shields for its Energy Manufacturing Base

“Our Italian Directors put the location of our facilities as one of our top priorities prior to investing.  The North East, in particular South Shields, fitted the business very well due to its riverside location, transport links, support from local government and the vision we felt the area had to embrace the renewable revolution”   Graeme […]

Q&A session with Digital Catapult North East Tees Valley
Q&A session with Digital Catapult North East Tees Valley
Q&A session with Digital Catapult North East Tees Valley

Invest North East England met with Penny Day, Innovation Specialist at the Digital Catapult North East & Tees Valley to talk about the support they can offer to tech companies, particularly those focused on immersive tech, to access equipment in their immersive lab, new market opportunities and work with non digital sectors, such as manufacturing, […]

Why did immersive tech company VRAI decide to locate in North East England?
Why did immersive tech company VRAI decide to locate in North East England?
Why did immersive tech company VRAI decide to locate in North East England?

VRAI – a leading Irish virtual and augmented reality company has opened its first international office in Gateshead, North East England, with support from Invest North East England, Gateshead Council and the Department for International Trade. In this podcast, Pat O’Connor Co-Founder of VRAI, speaks with Invest North East England as to why VRAI decided […]

Why do Fintech firms choose to locate in North East England? Interview with Dawn Dunn, Fintech Lead, Dynamo North East
Why do Fintech firms choose to locate in North East England? Interview with Dawn Dunn, Fintech Lead, Dynamo North East
Why do Fintech firms choose to locate in North East England? Interview with Dawn Dunn, Fintech Lead, Dynamo North East

Rachel Burdis hosts a session with Dawn Dunn, Fintech Lead, Dynamo North East, to discuss why Fintech firms choose to locate and grow in North East England and what the market opportunities are available to companies based here. The North East is the only region in the North which has a dedicated Fintech Cluster. Dynamo […]

National Innovation Centre for Data : How the North East can help exploit our businesses data
National Innovation Centre for Data : How the North East can help exploit our businesses data
National Innovation Centre for Data : How the North East can help exploit our businesses data

The North East has a strong relationship to data science/analytics and it is a key focus for digitisation across the region. This brief Q&A session with Invest North East England and National Innovation Centre for Data (NICD) looks at why this national centre is based in the North East, how companies can engage with the […]

North East LEP: How data and the digital strategy can support businesses investing in the region
North East LEP: How data and the digital strategy can support businesses investing in the region
North East LEP: How data and the digital strategy can support businesses investing in the region

The North East’s Digital for Growth Strategy has been created with the aim of bringing together partners across the North East to maximise opportunities for growth and investment in the region. This brief Q&A session with Laura Partridge, Digital Programme Lead at the North East Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) looks at the role data plays […]