Network & Eco-System

Our digital and tech community is one of the most collaborative in the UK. North East England has a fantastic network of support and a welcoming eco-system of existing companies keen to support new studios locating to the area. 

Cluster organisations such as Digital Union and the Game Dev Meet-Up have a packed calendar of events that provide studios with the opportunity to network and share best practice.

The NOVA Games Collective, a conference organised by game developers for game developers, is an annual conference held in the region that attracts studios and developers from across the UK and Europe. VRTGO Labs is a collaborative, industry-led immersive technology network that connects businesses with leading international brands including Audi, PlayStation and Oculus.