Local and national networking opportunities Local and national networking opportunities


Hot Source

Norfolk-based creative, digital and tech community.


A leading student-run membership organisation for engaging young people in enterprise, through nationwide events, conferences and hands-on workshops.

Norfolk Network

A vibrant local entrepreneurial community which provides opportunities to seek inspiration, build connections and collaborate with others by delivering regular networking events with guest speakers.

Norwich Business Women’s Network

A local women’s business network which provides opportunities for female entrepreneurs to make new connections and share inspirational stories.

Norwich WiRE

Women in Rural Enterprise is a community which aims to support local business women through networking, putting an emphasis on sharing ideas and knowledge to help business growth.

Sync Norwich

Local tech-based start-up community which holds monthly meetups to bring developers and entrepreneurs together.


Based at The Enterprise Centre, Thrive is dedicated to developing connections through regular networking opportunities and events.

Tools and Resources

Find networking events

A simple-to-use search tool to help you find networking opportunities in your region.


‘Successful Networking – the ultimate guide’, Christopher Barrat – TEDx Talk

Renowned public speaker and sales expert Christopher Barrat demonstrates how successful networking can pave the way toward making meaningful connections and creating more opportunities: important activities for any new start-up.