The Digital Transformation Programme offers fully funded digital innovation support to companies in the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough council area with less than 50 employees. 

Funded by ABCB Council and Invest NI with mentoring delivered by Southern Regional College.  We can support you with the following:

  • Digital Disruption
  • Virtual Reality
  • Cyber Security
  • Fintech, Edtech, Healthtech support
  • Big Data / Data Analytics
  • Internet of Things (IOT)
  • Digital Peer to Peer Mentoring
  • Hardware/Software Development

We have support available to help businesses in a variety of areas of digital processing such as ecommerce, digital design with CAD or Photoshop, software development, digital manufacturing or data collection and handling.

Examples of the support available can be seen through past projects which have included:

  • Introduction of data analysis techniques to a food production environment to help identify losses in the system and potential improvements.
  • Development of a single platform for software to reduce the number of different lines being maintained and streamline production of new packages.
  • Cyber Security assessment and training of a business expanding into the online retail market to enable the company to secure their existing assets and train new and existing staff in good practice.
  • Development of an offline platform for VR/AR viewing of data rich real estate information.
  • Development of a set of processes for the production of 360 degree video for a company to showcase their premises.
  • Development of a communications process to allow disparate online systems to be managed through a single familiar interface.

Contact the Business Support & Innovation Team on: 028 3025 9664 (Newry) 028 3839 7778 (Portadown) or e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.