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#CyberFest 21-Cyber Security across Manufacturing, Industry & Supply Chains

Date: 22 September 2021

Location: Online

Join us for this free event discussing cyber security within manufacturing, industry and supply chains.


Creative Fuse: CAKE

CAKE 42: CAKE in the Wild- a celebration of nature, creativity & wellbeing

Date: 23 September 2021

Location: Online

Join Creative Fuse for a slice of therapeutic and nurturing CAKE.


Digital Essentials

Setting up your e-commerce website for success

Date: 28 September 2021

Location: Online

Join us to find out how having a dedicated ecommerce website can empower your business and how to set-up your site for maximum success.

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Darlington Business Week: 1-2-1 SME surgeries

Start date: 4 October 2021
End date: 8 October 2021

Location: Online

As part of Darlington Business Week (starting Monday 4 October, 2021) we’re offering Tees Valley SMEs one-to-one surgeries to explore the digital opportunities within their business.


Digital Essentials

Get Your Digital Marketing Ready for 2022

Date: 6 October 2021

Location: Online

A hands-on and practical masterclass is designed to help you get more results from your online sales and marketing

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Teesside University Business Exchange with Paul McGee

Date: 6 October 2021

Location: Online

Join Teesside University Together with Business for the next Business Exchange event, featuring guest speaker Paul McGee.


Digital Essentials

Mobile App Development

Start date: 12 October 2021
End date: 19 October 2021

Location: Boho Five

Take part in two highly interactive, full-day sessions led by industry experts, SME CofE, who will guide you through the key stages of developing a mobile app.


Digital Essentials

Off-the-shelf software: What, why and how?

Date: 14 October 2021

Location: Online

Join us and digital experts, Sapere to learn more about the cost-effective tech solutions that are available to your business.



The path to pricing success for your business

Date: 15 October 2021

Location: Centre for Professional and Executive Development, Darlington, DL1 1DR

Join us to gain a better understanding on how to set the right prices for your audience and revenue goals.


Digital Essentials

How To Understand What Digital Customers Really Want From You

Date: 19 October 2021

Location: Online

Practical and jargon-free, this workshop will highlight simple and effective tools and tactics on how to gather useful customer intelligence and use data to understand what your digital customers really want.



NEPIC Meet the Members Conference & Exhibition

Date: 20 October 2021

Location: Grand Marquee, Wynyard Hall

This flagship event of the year is packed with chemical-processing sector investment project updates and networking opportunities that are second to none.

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Digital Essentials

Simplifying systems integration

Date: 2 November 2021

Location: Online

Find out how you can boost the productivity and improve the workflow of your company with this expert-led workshop.