The Northern Innovation Hub is a dynamic set of programmes to help SMEs in the Highland Council area grow their businesses. It is additional and complementary to existing services provided by HIE and Business Gateway. Our team is passionate about working with you, to provide the support your business needs to grow.
NEXUS has been specifically developed for small to medium sized life science, health and technology companies, and provides an innovative, flexible and collaborative environment for businesses to grow and develop.
Our regular hosts, Julia Sutherland and Richard Melvin, will be bringing you the latest trends, industry insights and expertise directly to your device. The aim - to give you the knowledge and tools you need to maximise the opportunities in this exciting sector.
This programme has been set up to develop thirty business leaders of the future and is custom-designed to help you make an impact in your industry.
Are you looking to sell your product or service to the National Health Service? Our NHS Market Ready programme gives you the tools, skills and knowledge to build credibility and increase your chances of successful procurement and contracting.
Do you have a life science or technology business? You may be in the early stages or an established business who feels they can still develop further. We can help with every aspect of your business, including examination of new products and processes. Our programme is delivered in locations across the Highlands. It supports you and your business to determine the best route to market and gets you investment ready.
Help your business keep ahead of the rapid changes in technology through Technology Placements. Your business can benefit from fresh talent and perspectives and improve productivity and competitiveness through this dynamic programme.
XpoNorth Digital is a dynamic new programme which offers clients specialist advice on how to progress the digital and technology elements of their business.
Do you want to work in the software development industry? The Coding Academy helps you develop the skills needed for today’s marketplace. This intensive, industry-led course also ensures that businesses can access the practical coding skills they need to make the most of digital technology, increasing their capacity of innovation and competitiveness.
We want to bring together entrepreneurs to tap into the growing Adventure Tourism market in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland - let us boost your business performance and increase collaboration opportunities via a mix of workshops and one-to-one support.
Tailored for tourism businesses performing at an advanced level, our programme provides support and networking opportunities to help you make the best use of digital technologies.
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