Careers Service

Rise Up

Rise Up Events

This programme of events includes masterclasses and clinics to help you develop your business knowledge and ideas, gain the skills and confidence to run a successful start-up and become more entrepreneurial.

Further details about these events, and how to book your place, will be published here when available. 

  • North East Social Enterprise Festival

    Attend this free festival, celebrating local and international social entrepreneurs at the Sage, Gateshead.

    Date/Time: 29 October 10:30 - 15:30

    Venue: The Sage, Gateshead

  • Start-Up Essentials Workshops

    Sign up for our series of interactive workshops which will give you the knowledge, confidence and know-how to successfully develop a new business idea.

    Date/Time: 26 October 14:00 - 16:00, 2 November 14:00 - 16:00, 9 November 14:00 - 16:00, 16 November 14:00 - 16:00

    Venue: Armstrong Building 3.41

  • The If We Can You Can Challenge 2016

    Do you run a business less than 3 years old? Have you got a start-up idea? The IWCYC is open.

    Date/Time: Deadline for entries is 16th of October 2016

    Venue: The final will take place at BALTIC: Centre for Contemporary Art

  • VentureFest North East

    VentureFest North East is the region's free innovation conference.

    Date/Time: Tuesday 8 November 2016 from 08:30 to 17:30

    Venue: St James' Park