Hackney fulfilled its reputation as ‘Tech City’ during this years London Tech Week by hosting a series of events showcasing the future for the borough’s residents and businesses. The Council, which has championed and supported local tech enterprises for many years, programmed a series of events covering digital apprenticeships, a tech recruitment day for residents, the power of tech in supporting businesses to trade globally and selling digital services to local government.
Our next Stoke Newington Business Forum is scheduled for 20 June, join us to hear local business information, support opportunities, updates from Hackney Council and the chance for coffee and a chat with your business neighbours.
Hackney Council has won the ‘Best Programme of Support for Small Businesses’ award in the London Small Business Friendly Borough Awards for its work supporting small businesses, start ups and entrepreneurs. The Hackney Business Network was developed to support the 99% of Hackney businesses that are classed as small and medium sized enterprises.
Do you want to be involved in the design of a new Civic Innovation Hub in Hoxton. The hub will operate as the central core of a Hackney-wide set of venues delivering similar services such as from Hackney CVS’s offices in Dalston. This network will aim to tackle some of the community's biggest issues, by creating co-working space, and an enabling environment for people, ideas and projects to thrive through collaboration and connection.