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VentureFest returns!

2 January 2022

It’s time to connect, innovate and grow.

VentureFest North East is a leading innovation conference designed to help North East entrepreneurs, start-ups and SMEs grow their business through connections, inspiring speakers and practical workshops.

The event will take place on Wednesday 30th March and Thursday 31st March 2022 and is set to be the most accessible VentureFest North East yet.

Day One will include a programme of keynotes, exhibition, live Innovation Challenges and networking all taking place in-person at the Boiler Shop in Newcastle on 30th March with some elements being streamed. Day Two on 31st March will all be fully online and will be a programme of online workshops and challenges.

VentureFest North East has a track-record of delivering a high-profile celebration of innovation to 850 delegates. Following the successful delivery of a fully online event in 2021, 2022 will deliver a hybrid event with the scale and ambition delegates have come to expect.

The programme will see the return of audience favourites, including the Innovation ShowcaseNorth East Innovation Awards and Innovation Challenge, bringing the business community back together with inspirational insight and opportunities to connect, collaborate and learn.

VentureFest North East is a varied programme designed to help North East businesses grow.