Covid Update
With business centres in Sunderland, Darlington and Washington, the BIC team have been working hard to adapt our own workspaces to accommodate the return of more staff and businesses.

The steps we’ve taken | EventBrite Events Safety Playbook

Please contact our reception team on 01325 734871 or if you have any queries.

Jan 6 @ 4:00 pm – Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm Online
Looking to brush up your IT skills, or wanting to upskill IT skills in your workforce? Register now to join the free Durham Digital training programme. Events will run every two weeks starting from Wednesday  … Read more

Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Online Event
Photonics for… Online Series Photonics is an underpinning technology with application in a wide range of end-use sectors. Photonics is a key enabler across industrial challenges from the digital economy to autonomous transport, provides innovative  … Read more

Jan 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Online
The virtual café is an opportunity to network, meet new people and ask each other questions in a relaxed setting. Event details We would like to invite you to some informal FSB business networking. The  … Read more

Jan 27 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Online
Innovation SuperNetwork have teamed up with Northstar Ventures to bring a package of online tools and advice for North East SME’s looking to raise finance for their business. This free webinar takes place on 27th  … Read more

Jan 27 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm Online
FSB has partnered with UK Business Mentoring to bring you this engaging, thought provoking, action based webinar to help businesses maximise their profits. Event details Packed full of useful tips and pointers including: How a  … Read more

Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Online
This session will take place using Zoom on Thursday 28th January from 10am until Noon and will be hosted by FSB Membership Advisor, Jenny Stewart. We’ll be joined by Brady Last, Managing Director and Associate Partner at  … Read more

Feb 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Online
Does your business focus on selling products and services to other businesses? Have you traditionally relied on doing business face to face and building your networks offline? Over the past 12 months, the way we  … Read more

Feb 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Online
Significantly increase turnover, beat the competition and delight your customers with exceptional experiences About this Event Discover a new competitive edge in 2021 through developing your UX (User Experience) strategy. An effective UX strategy unites  … Read more

Feb 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am Online
The North East Apprentice Ambasadors Network is made up or volunteer businesses that know the difference having apprentices make to their company. Come and listen and see if an apprentice could help your company improve  … Read more

Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Online
The North East of England is home to thriving industry clusters. We have the largest single cluster of process, chemicals, and energy companies anywhere in the UK; we are globally renown as a centre of  … Read more

Feb 11 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Online
Discover new strategic thinking and the magic tools you need to empower and elevate your business. About this Event As business owners we’re all facing an uncertain and challenging year ahead. This workshop will help  … Read more

Feb 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Zoom
What has the impact been on local media – how have they adapted their business model in order to retain and attract new audiences? What has the impact of Covid been on how we consume  … Read more