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Newcastle University – Captured Programme Cohort 2

February 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am – April 16, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
North East BIC

Newcastle University Captured ProgrammeApplications are now open for Captured 2019

Newcastle University Business School is now taking applications for their innovative business support programme, Captured. The programme is targeted towards small and micro enterprises who are keen to grow and consists of four half-day facilitated workshops over two months. Each series of workshops has a cohort of up to eight small firms and for the middle two workshops the small firm owner is paired with a manager from a large regional firm. For more information, please see

The programme is completely free and to qualify, your business can be from any sector, but should have fewer than 20 employees and be based in County Durham, Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne, North Tyneside, Northumberland, South Tyneside or Sunderland.

All workshops will run from 10am to 1pm and include lunch and refreshments. You must be available for all 4 workshops. So please bear this in mind when selecting a cohort.

2019 Captured Programme Workshop Dates:

Cohort 1 Venue – Newcastle University Business School, 5 Barrack Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SE
Workshop 1 – 4th Feb
Workshop 2 – 25th Feb
Workshop 3 – 11th Mar
Workshop 4 – 16th Apr

Cohort 2 Venue – North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC), Wearfield Enterprise Park East, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR5 2TA
Workshop 1 – 6th Feb
Workshop 2 – 19th Feb
Workshop 3 – 6th Mar
Workshop 4 – 16th Apr

Cohort 3 Newcastle University Business School, 5 Barrack Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SE
Workshop 1 – 1st May
Workshop 2 – 13th May
Workshop 3 – 21st May
Workshop 4 – 26th June

Cohort 4 The Central Exchange, Suite 10, Saville Exchange, Howard St, North Shields NE30 1SE
Workshop 1 – 7th May
Workshop 2 – 22nd May
Workshop 3 – 4th June
Workshop 4 – 26th June

The deadline for applications for the first 2 cohorts is Friday 11th January 2019.

To apply for the programme please complete the online application form here: