We are planning for the future and want to establish a better understanding of Hackney’s creative, cultural and community economy. We want to know what you think about the space you are in, how you currently engage with the local community and what your aspirations are for the future.Read More
Got a business idea brewing? Want to stress-test your early product or service? Curious about entrepreneurship? The Echo++ Weekender is your space to explore your idea, expand your skill-set, and connect with a diverse group of 30 entrepreneurial East Londoners over an intensive 2-day programme.Read More
Hackney Council is holding a Hospitality Career Showcase event that will promote existing opportunities alongside the diverse and rewarding career paths that are available in the sector. We are looking for representatives from hotels, restaurants, cafes and bars to take part in this event and exhibit on the day.Read More
The launch event will provide local businesses with the opportunity to find out more about how the Woodberry Down development is changing the area, making it more of a destination in its own right.Read More
Mentoring/Coaching Hackney is a project that offers local individuals, from disadvantaged backgrounds, and entrepreneurs, the opportunity to work with locally skilled and experienced mentors and coach for free.Read More
Hackney Council launches its new quarterly forum for Hackney Wick businesses and entrepreneurs this August! Come and learn about the FREE business support available to you, hear about the new Creative Enterprise Zone proposals, the Hackney Wick Masterplan and get to know your neighbours!Read More
How to create an active community around your business – and why you should.
Meet the people who’ve faced the isolation of running their own business – and overcome it – creating new ways to work and network.
We want to hear about your business support needs! The Working in Hackney Scrutiny Commission is hosting a business engagement event on 12 July for Black and Minority Ethnic business owners. At this event we wish to explore the barriers to engagement for BME business owners.Read More
Hackney House situated in the heart of the London Tech Week action is opening its first floor and terrace FREE for the afternoon on Thursday 14 June from 2pm - 8pm,
Come and use our space as your base, in between events, to hold informal meetings or just a place to work for a couple of hours - it's all free! including the coffee and wifi.Read More
Join us this London Tech Week and support our aspiration to make Hackney a Dementia Friendly Borough! Hackney Council has partnered with the Alzheimer’s Society to hold an afternoon Hackathon where the borough's greatest minds and creative thinkers will work together to come up with app ideas that will support the day to day lives of those with dementia.Read More
Hackney Council is supporting Jobbio and Startup Open House who have joined forces to transform tech recruitment in London. The idea behind Startup Open House (SOH) is to open London’s vibrant tech scene for visitors to discover. By coming together, companies gain visibility, connect with top talent, and attract new users.
We’re inviting you to participate in a unique talent acquisition event on 14 June.Read More
Do you run free business events that support Hackney SME's, entrepreneurs or encourage local sector growth?
Hackney House is a fantastic venue in Curtain Road. Run as a commercial venue purely to cover running costs it's main aim is to support local business and growth which is why if you run events that are open to all, are free to attend and can demonstrate tangible benefits to Hackney businesses then you may be eligible to use the venue dry hire free!Read More