28 October 2019
Businesses are encouraged to take part in these events to help them network, explore opportunities and access advice
Businesses and entrepreneurs in Newry, Mourne and Down District Council area are being urged to sign-up for a packed programme of events as the Council launches its Enterprise Week.
From business networking, workshops, seminars and mentoring sessions, Enterprise Week events have been designed to cultivate and strengthen the area’s entrepreneurial ecosystem in an increasingly challenging environment.
Aimed at the whole business sector, from budding entrepreneurs to well-established firms, the initiative will also showcase local success stories and give businesses access to funders, advisors and support programmes.
Newry Mourne and Down Enterprise Week will take place from Monday 18 – Friday 22 November 2019.
- Social enterprise success – what does it take?
Monday 18 November, 10:00 – 13:00
- The Innovation Accreditation Programme: How to succeed at innovation
Monday 18 November, 14:00 – 16:00
- Ready, get set, innovate!
Tuesday 19 November, 08:00 – 10:00
- Digital for business: Facebook for business use – Kilkeel workshop
Tuesday 19 November, 09:30 – 12:30
- Business Start-up - Start a business workshop
Tuesday 19 November, 14:00 – 16:00
- Digital for Businesses: Facebook for business use - Ballynahinch Workshop
Wednesday 20 November, 09:30 – 12:30
- Youth Entrepreneurship: Entrepreneurial masterclass
Wednesday 20 November, 10:00 – 12:00
- Taking care of your business: HR and legal requirements
Wednesday 20 November, 12:00 – 14:00
- Skills for businesses: Attracting talent and developing skills
Thursday 21 November, 07:45 - 09:45
- Business start-up: thinking of starting a business or becoming self-employed?
Thursday 21 November, 18:00 – 20:00
- Growing your tourism businesses - Business and sales growth strategy for tourism businesses
Thursday 21 November, 18:30 – 20:30
- Celebrating female entrepreneurs: Facilitated networking event, Women in Business
Friday 22 November, 09:30 – 11:00
- Celebrating female entrepreneurs: Lean in Newry in partnership with Newry BID
Friday 22 November, 11:30 – 13:00