Apply now for Co-Founders 2024

Join this Catalyst programme to get support and access to mentors and industry experts Co-Founders is a one-night-a-week programme for anyone who wants to be a co-founder in a start-up team and has the desire to explore the viability of a business idea. Run by Catalyst and supported by the Department for the Economy, this…

Consultation event: Approach to 10X Technologies and Clusters

The Department for the Economy will be hosting three workshops to discuss their consultation ‘Approach to 10X Technologies and Clusters’, which is currently live The consultation sets out elements of the department’s approach to activity across priority sectors of the Northern Ireland economy, focusing on innovative technologies and Unique Selling Points (USPs) within each. This work is…

Access to Finance: Growth Finance Fund

Apply now for loans between £500,000 and £2million to boost business growth The Growth Finance Fund is a £30million loan fund designed to support established SMEs seeking access to growth finance. It is part of Invest NI’s Access to Finance Strategy and loans are typically between £500,000 and £2million. Loans will be provided on a flexible basis over…

Grow It All-Island programme

Women in Business and Network Ireland are inviting women business owners, founders and directors to apply to their fully funded All-Island growth programme The programme will run from December 2023 to June 2024. Aimed at helping participants elevate their growth plans, the programme will support 30 businesses – 15 from Northern Ireland and 15 from…

Upcoming Events Programme

Ensure that you are up to date with the changes in employment relations in Northern Ireland.  There is no charge for attending any of the Agency’s seminars, briefings or workshops. Certificate in Effective Line Management Practice 07 November 2023, 10:00 Labour Relations Agency – Regional OfficeThe DiamondDerry/Londonderry Line Management Certificate 23 places left Register to…