Digital & Information Technology Ecosystem | Tech North East

 

NORTH EAST DIGITAL TECH ECOSYSTEM

LEADING LIGHTS

These companies have helped define the region's credentials as a major tech location and employer. They include an array of FTSE100 tech companies, large public sector organisations, companies that have international scale, and other notable regional tech businesses. 

ACCENTURE
COMMUNISIS
ATOM BANK
CUBIC
BEDE GAMING
DWP
BRITISH TELECOM
DXC
CAP GEMINI
HMRC

OUTSTANDING CORE

North East digital companies that are trading regionally, nationally and internationally, and rapidly developing towards becoming leading light tech companies of the future.

ARJUNA
CINTRA HR AND PAYROLL
ATOMHAWK
CLIXIFLIX
BIG NASTY STUDIOS
COATSINK
BULIEN
COLEWOOD
CEF
CONNECT HEALTH

RISING STARS

These companies of the North East's digital tech ecosystem are working with emergent technology in untapped markets. They range from early stage startup businesses to scaleup businesses who are experiencing rapid growth.  

ADD STRATEGY
BLOCKNORTH
AMPLIENCE
CHANGING HEALTH
ANIMMERSION
CIEVERT
APPAMONDO
CINTEL GLOBAL
BIG BITE CREATIVE
COLLECTIVE LOGIC

DIGITAL SERVICES

Companies that actively promote and service the region's successful digital ecosystem. They offer a wide range of professional services, infrastructure products, and toolkits to help digital tech companies operate efficiently.

ADVANTEX
BMC RECRUITMENT
ASPIRE
BOWE DIGITAL
ATLAS CLOUD
BRIGHT
AUDIT ONE
CALM DIGITAL
BLUE SKY TAX
CITY WEB CONSULTANTS

WORLD CLASS SKILLS & TALENT

With five universities and a vibrant portfolio of education and training establishments the region is at the forefront of  building new technology skills, developing talent for today and the future. 

CODE CLUB
SUNDERLAND COLLEGE
CODERDOJO
NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY
GATESHEAD COLLEGE
TEESIDE UNIVERSITY
NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY
UNIVERSITY OF SUNDERLAND
DURHAM UNIVERSITY
NE FUTURES

 

WINNING FORMULA

KNOWLEDGE PARTNERS

National/Regional Centres of Excellence and organisations that provide expert knowledge and support to businesses across the region

CREATIVE FUSE
NBS
DIGITAL CATAPULT
INNOVATION OBSERVATORY
NATIONAL INNOVATION CENTRE FOR AGEING
NATIONAL INNOVATION CENTRE FOR DATA

INVESTMENT AND FUNDING

If you need investment to start a business, capital injection to grow a business, or general business loans, these organisations can help.

BGF
MERCIA
BIG
MIDDLETON
FSB
NATWEST ENTREPRENURIAL SPARK
IGNITE
NEL
MAVEN CAPITAL
NORTH EAST FINANCE

WORKSPACES

Places to locate your business, shared workspaces to start your business, and services that will help run your business efficiently.

ALBERT NORTH
HOULTS YARD
BOHO ONE
KNIGHT FRANK
BRAND SOCIETY
NEBIC
COBALT PARK
NETPARK
EVOLVE
NEWCASTLE HELIX

DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS

Organisations from across the region that drive regional development through initiatives such as inward investment and business development services.

ADVANCE NORTHUMBERLAND
INVEST MIDDLESBOROUGH
BUSINESS DURHAM
INVEST NEWCASTLE
INNOVATION SUPERNETWORK
INVEST NORTH TYNESIDE
INVEST DARLINGTON
INVEST SOUTH TYNESIDE
INVEST GATESHEAD
MAKE IT SUNDERLAND

 

REGIONAL ADVOCATES

 

NETWORK BUILDERS

Meet the premier digital and tech membership organisations and peer support groups that are actively advancing development of the tech sector across the region. Add your support by joining as a member or drop by some of their events to discover the many great initiatives taking place. 

DIGITAL LEADERS
TECHNORTHEAST
DIGITAL UNION
VRTGO LABS
DYNAMO NORTH EAST
GENERATOR
SPHERE NETWORK

 

SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS

Meet the tech special interest groups that bring together like minded people to discover, discuss, and learn about range of in-depth topics.

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