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Unlock your Business Potential with Advice, Skills and Knowledge

Unlock your Business Potential with Advice, Skills and Knowledge

We are excited to announce the launch of the ask programme. This programme is designed to support businesses in the Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough by providing free access to expert advice, skills, and knowledge from specialist mentors across a range of specialisms. Businesses will benefit from up to ten hours of free mentorship. The programme is now live and runs until June 2025.

Key Features


Free Mentorship: Up to ten hours of expert mentoring at no cost

Expert Advisers: Access to specialists mentors in areas including digital transformation, process automation, big data, immersive tech (AR/VR), innovation, product development, strategic planning, IT, marketing, finance, public procurement and more

Flexible Support: Tailored advice to meet the unique needs of your business.

For further information, complete the form below or contact the team E. digitalhub@antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.uk

Apply for the ask Programme

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Specialisms and Category Detail

  • Smart Technologies and loT
  • Process Automation and Robotics
  • Big Data and Analytics
  • Immersive Technologies
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • System Integration and Blockchain
  • Digital Transformation Strategy
  • Marketing for Merchandising
  • Sustainability & ESG
  • Public Procurement
  • Cybersecurity and Data Protection
  • Innovation and Product Development
  • Project Management for Digital Innovation
  • Business Planning
  • Finance
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Market Research
  • Legal
  • IT
  • Process/Systems
  • Import/Exporting
  • Innovation
  • Social Enterprise