Harnessing Creativity Project news

harnessing creativity is a new European Union INTERREG IVA Cross-Border Regional Development Programme, which offers a range of support to enable new thinking, collaboration and on-going development for people working in the creative sector and support people working in the business sector to use creativity as a tool for achieving new growth.

Who is harnessing creativity for?

Are you a creative business or creative entrepreneur?

A business who wants to think creatively about your process, products or service to achieve fresh growth?

Based in Leitrim, Fermanagh, Tyrone or the surrounding region?

This programme is for you!!

Putting time into new ideas may feel like a difficult thing to do right now but harnessing creativity will help you to explore new possibilities to give you & your business renewed energy and vitality.

What does harnessing creativity offer?

• Tailored technical, promotional and developmental support

• Practical business and marketing training to identify your business challenges & new and profitable market opportunities

• Leading edge master classes on new and emerging practice

• Professional development workshops and networking: learn from inspiring thinkers and doers

• Up to €5,000 support for development of new processes, products or services

• Networks to present and sell the results of your creativity with greater success

• Creative Clusters: a platform for exploring ideas, for pooling resources and collaboration with new people

• Present your work through video profiling and a new collaborative website

• High profile regional showcase events & touring exhibitions programme

Cost? No fees.

Your time + your creative energy + harnessing creativity = a vibrant creative and competitive region

harnessing creativity will be tailored for participants and a budget of €799,880 allows us to run an innovative programme at locations throughout Leitrim, Fermanagh and Tyrone, up until May 2015.

To register your interest or find out more, just call or drop us a line: 

Anna-Marie O’Rourke, Project Coordinator, harnessing creativity +353 71 9620450 annamarie@leitrimenterprise.ie 

Arlene Crowe, Project Assistant, harnessing creativity +353 71 9620450 arlene@leitrimenterprise.ie

harnessing creativity is devised & delivered by Leitrim County Enterprise Board, in Partnership with Fermanagh District Council, the Irish Central Border Area Network (ICBAN), Omagh Enterprise Agency, Leitrim County CouncilLeitrim Design House and Tyrone Donegal Partnership.




harnessing creativity is supported by the European Union’s INTERREG IVA Programme managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (Theme ‘Enterprise, Priority 1: Co-operation for a more prosperous Cross- Border region’)