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Events

The North East BIC are very proud to have an active calendar of exciting and original events which are beneficial to all businesses.

We regularly host networking events, presentations, courses, exhibitions, workshops and more.

Please sign up to our mailing list and follow us on Eventbrite for event updates.

For more information on any of our events listed, or if you would like to host your own event here, please contact us via email events@ne-bic.co.uk

Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm North East BIC
It is essential that you can trust the person who will care for you if you are injured or suddenly ill at work. This course is suitable for anyone who might need to provide first aid to someone who is[...]
Sep 18 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am North East BIC
Specifically designed for you to meet in a relaxed environment, with other businesses within Sunderland, South Tyneside and the surrounding areas. You’ll have the chance to catch up with your local Relationship Manager, Julie Charlton, to find out more about[...]
Sep 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm North East BIC
Want to run your own business but not sure what to do or where to start? No matter what your circumstances are, this FREE session will help you explore whether self-employment is the best option for you. You will learn:[...]
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm North East BIC
Workplace first aiders must requalify every three years in order to keep their skills up to date and maintain their qualification. This course is designed for people to refresh the skills they previously learned on the first aid at work[...]
Sep 19 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm North East BIC
The aim of the workshop is to raise awareness of financial matters relevant to anyone planning to start a new business. This session will cover: • Cash flow • Profit and loss • Personal survival budget You will also be[...]
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Start at: North East BIC
This lunchtime Nordic walking taster session is FREE to anyone who works on Sunderland Enterprise Park. Be fitter and healthier by taking a lunchtime walk with our qualified instructor who will show you how to Nordic Walk with our fun half-hour taster[...]
Sep 24 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am North East BIC
Your opportunity to join #FSBConnect Networking and effectively develop and grow your business through our national network of events. The event is held every 4th Tuesday of each month. It’s FREE for tea/coffee and right next to a superb onsite[...]
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm North East BIC
It is essential that you can trust the person who will care for you if you are injured or suddenly ill at work. This course is suitable for anyone who might need to provide first aid to someone who is[...]
Sep 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm North East BIC
This is a FREE lively, interactive seminar packed full of practical marketing hints and tips aimed at anyone looking to start a new business. You’ll receive some great marketing advice on how to plan, target and get customers. From leaflets,[...]
Sep 25 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm Life Science Centre, Times Square
A workshop for managers and leaders which will explore how social innovation can make a difference to your business and its plans About this Event Why? The natural environment and the economic and social climate in which businesses operate is[...]
Sep 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm North East BIC
We’re having a cake sale! Friday 27th September is Macmillan Cancer Support’s largest fundraising event with the World’s Biggest Coffee morning. Join us in the atrium area of the BIC from 10.30am – 12.00 for some scrumptious cakes. Raffle tickets[...]
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm North East BIC
Taking Care of Business – keeping you, your customers and your business safe. Want to make GDPR work for you and learn about good information handling? Want to reduce business crime by keeping your business data secure? Want to receive[...]
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm North East BIC
Want to run your own business but not sure what to do or where to start? No matter what your circumstances are, this FREE session will help you explore whether self-employment is the best option for you. You will learn:[...]
Oct 3 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm North East BIC
The aim of the workshop is to raise awareness of financial matters relevant to anyone planning to start a new business. This session will cover: • Cash flow • Profit and loss • Personal survival budget You will also be[...]
Oct 8 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm North East BIC
This is a FREE lively, interactive seminar packed full of practical marketing hints and tips aimed at anyone looking to start a new business. You’ll receive some great marketing advice on how to plan, target and get customers. From leaflets,[...]
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – Oct 11 @ 5:00 pm North East BIC
It is essential that you can trust the person who will care for you if you are injured or suddenly ill at work. This course is suitable for anyone who might need to provide first aid to someone who is[...]
Oct 10 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am North East BIC
FREE business breakfast network event. Inside the Thompson Suite at the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC), Sunderland.                  
Oct 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm North East BIC
Have you been thinking about an idea, innovation or project that will make the world a better place? Come and meet one of our local experts to find out more about UnLtd and how we can support your idea for[...]
Oct 11 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am North East BIC
Join The Mussel Club from 8.00am – 10.00am for relaxed, informal networking over complimentary tea/coffee and breakfast treats. With ample free on-site parking in the heart of the bustling business park, our Friday breakfast networking is the perfect way to[...]
Oct 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm North East BIC
Want to run your own business but not sure what to do or where to start? No matter what your circumstances are, this FREE session will help you explore whether self-employment is the best option for you. You will learn:[...]
Oct 17 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm North East BIC
The aim of the workshop is to raise awareness of financial matters relevant to anyone planning to start a new business. This session will cover: • Cash flow • Profit and loss • Personal survival budget You will also be[...]
Oct 18 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Start at: North East BIC
This lunchtime Nordic walking taster session is FREE to anyone who works on Sunderland Enterprise Park. Be fitter and healthier by taking a lunchtime walk with our qualified instructor who will show you how to Nordic Walk with our fun half-hour taster[...]
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm North East BIC
Workplace first aiders must requalify every three years in order to keep their skills up to date and maintain their qualification. This course is designed for people to refresh the skills they previously learned on the first aid at work[...]
Oct 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm North East BIC
This is a FREE lively, interactive seminar packed full of practical marketing hints and tips aimed at anyone looking to start a new business. You’ll receive some great marketing advice on how to plan, target and get customers. From leaflets,[...]
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm North East BIC
It is essential that you can trust the person who will care for you if you are injured or suddenly ill at work. This course is suitable for anyone who might need to provide first aid to someone who is[...]
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm North East BIC
This free jam-packed event is brimming with expert advice. Meet a team of experts ready to get your business moving. With business advice and expert-led sessions on Instagram and Facebook – it’s the whole package to kick-start your business. 10.30am[...]
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm North East BIC
Want to run your own business but not sure what to do or where to start? No matter what your circumstances are, this FREE session will help you explore whether self-employment is the best option for you. You will learn:[...]
Oct 31 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm North East BIC
The aim of the workshop is to raise awareness of financial matters relevant to anyone planning to start a new business. This session will cover: • Cash flow • Profit and loss • Personal survival budget You will also be[...]
Nov 1 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Start at: North East BIC
This lunchtime Nordic walking taster session is FREE to anyone who works on Sunderland Enterprise Park. Be fitter and healthier by taking a lunchtime walk with our qualified instructor who will show you how to Nordic Walk with our fun half-hour taster[...]
Nov 4 @ 9:00 am – Nov 6 @ 5:00 pm North East BIC
It is essential that you can trust the person who will care for you if you are injured or suddenly ill at work. This course is suitable for anyone who might need to provide first aid to someone who is[...]