Digital hub

Our one stop shop for knowledge resources, community support and much more covering digital adoption and innovation for your business

About the hub

As a part of our Stronger North East Campaign, our commitment for Connected North East is to digitalise North East businesses. Adopting technology and digital processes as a business is an important factor in increasing business productivity, reaching customers, reducing your carbon footprint and futureproofing your business as you become more competitive in your sector. It’s vital that business leaders embrace the digital mindset to make the North East region more competitive.

We’ve created this digital hub to share helpful resources drawing on the expertise we have in the North East business community already to allow all businesses to grab hold of the digital mindset, taking your business to the next level. Below you’ll find links to digital skills training for you and your staff, tips on how to bring digital to your leadership teams and finance and funding available in the region, as well as events, blogs and case studies from digital transformation experts.

If you need have any queries relating to digital transformation or wish to share your own resources and support other businesses, please email [email protected]

Upcoming events and previous webinar recordings

Take a look at the events we’ve got coming up, including a series hosted by Mediaworks,




The Power of Brand. Creating and Communicating Your Future Legacy Online

Tuesday 12 October 2021, 14:00 – 15:00

Mediaworks will explain how you can supercharge your brand propositions by identifying your weaknesses, discovering new audiences and exploiting gaps in the market.


Customer Experiences. Digital Design for A Lifetime Of Loyalty

Tuesday 9 November 2021, 14:00 – 15:00

Mediaworks will explain how you can use data, creativity, and the latest technologies to create a future proofed digital experience.


Intelligent Customer Acquisition to Drive Performance

Tuesday 30 November, 14:00 – 15:00

Mediaworks will explain how you can use data to identify and optimise spend towards the most valuable customer types, supercharging your return on investment.


Evolution or extinction? The time for digital transformation is now

This webinar will explain the commercial, technical and practical aspects of how to grow your digital presence.


Framing the Future – the Digital Divide

This webinar will take a look at the UK’s digital divide and the impact digital exclusion.


Digital Resources

Region-wide support from the North East business community and digital experts.


Upskill your employees and yourself to reap the benefits of digital tools and technology.



Lead your business into the digital future.



Funding and financial support to grow your business with digital.