LCR
ACTIVATE

Accelerating
Digital Development.

Helping digital and creative businesses in Liverpool City Region to develop and commercialise products and services using new and emerging technologies

What is LCR Activate?

Activate supports and inspires digital and creative small and medium-sized businesses in the Liverpool City Region by providing access to new technologies and expertise for the development of new products or tools.

This 3-year ERDF co-funded initiative is led by experts at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) in partnership with the R&D team at FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology) and growth industry advisors LCR LEP (Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership).

Who Can Benefit?

LCR Activate supports digital and creative small and medium-sized businesses in the Liverpool City Region by providing access to new technologies and expertise for the development of new products or tools.

 

This includes any company in the Liverpool City Region (the local authority areas of Liverpool, Halton, Knowsley, Sefton, St Helens and Wirral) that is a small to medium-sized enterprise by EU definitions (employing less than 250 people, turning over less than 50,000,000 euros and with a balance sheet of under 43,000,000 euros) that operates in the Digital and Creative sector.

 

LCR Activate will deliver,
over its 3 year lifespan

150

business supported

34

enterprises receiving grants

37

new-to-market products

51

new-to-firm products