RTC services are designed to help clients innovate, improve and grow. Specialising in the commercialisation of new products and services, they work with individuals, businesses and the public sector to help create more innovative and vibrant economies. Visit www.rtcnorth.co.uk for more on services, programmes and training courses.



Enterprise Europe Network RTC is home to EEN in the North of England and provides local companies with a place promote their business across 50 countries. At the heart of EEN is over 600 companies like RTC working together to find and connect partners across member states.

Designing Better Business The most successful businesses are constantly innovating and responding to changing customer needs. Through this service we want to help you make change happen. Eligible companies can access up to 40% funding for the design of better products, services and internal processes.

NHS Innovations North Offering services to NHS Trusts and healthcare businesses based in the North East. Connecting companies, NHS organisations and universities, the project aims to be the primary innovation network for the region’s healthcare sector.

Design Network North DNN a network of over 700 people made up of Manufacturers, Businesses and Individuals with a passion for design and innovation.

Innovate2succeed Designed to help SME’s improve their internal capacity to innovate and capability to commercially exploit new ideas.

STEM Whether they work for you or buy from you, young people are the future of your business. RTC hold the STEM Amabassador Hub contract for North East England, a programme designed to attract mentors from industry who can inspire young people.

SERVICE NETWORK The North East’s voice for the professional, creative and technical sectors. The network is focussed on helping business thrive for its members through a busy programme of events, networking and training opportunities



Technology Transfer, Commercialisation, Product and Service Design, Business Coaching, Open Innovation, Medical Devices and Healthcare, Accessing Funding, New Product Development, Market Research, Intellectual Property, Innovation Processes, Training