Innovate York

Innovate York

Innovate York will offer a series of workshops, women's peer-to-peer networking and specialist events to businesses and entrepreneurs throughout the city.

The programme is delivered by the University of York and funded by the City of York Council through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. 

Business benefits 

Innovation can lead to increased revenue, reduced costs and a stronger market presence, ultimately contributing to the long-term sustainability and growth of your business. 

Engage with Innovate York to:

  • Gain competitive advantage: Stand out, attract and retain customers and charge premium prices through innovation
  • Expand market reach: Enter new markets or grow your current market share for increased revenue and growth opportunities
  • Adapt to changing trends: Stay agile by responding to evolving consumer preferences, market trends, and technological advancements

Activity will take place between December 2023 and January 2025. 

Our programme seeks to drive longer-term investments in the city, leading to higher productivity, competitiveness and growth. Some events within the programme will specifically focus on women in innovation, led by trusted female entrepreneurs in the city.

Eligibility requirements

For York-based businesses and entrepreneurs.

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