What we’re exploring
This event follows on from the Emerging Tech in Transport event held in June 2018 that explored innovative digital-led strategies to boost the use of public transport. Now we’ll investigate techonological innovations that are reducing congestion and road emissions creating more sustainable urban areas.
Why you should come
As technology continues to develop at pace, disrupting daily life in transport and beyond, collaboration and co-creation are more important than ever.
This event will give you the opportunity to:
- Delve into the world of MaaS, digitalisation in transport and sustainable public transport with like-minded individuals
- Find out what funding is available to SMEs through the GX Project Grant Scheme and speak to members GX Project team
This event will create a space for conversations and collaborations to begin – a great way to kick-start a step-change in your organisation, and in the sector.
This event will be held at Bamburgh House, in the centre of Newcastle.
The GX Project
The GX Project, led by NewcastleGateshead Initiative, provides a range of opportunities to North-East SMEs and scaleups before, during and after the Great Exhibition of the North. With a focus on innovation the project is designed to enable local businesses to benefit from the unique platform provided by the Exhibition during the summer, and allows the region to continue to capitalise on it through a programme of intensive business support running until September 2019. At this event you can learn more about how the GX Project might support your business, ideas, and future collaborations.