We are delighted to announce that we are an Innovation Finalist at VentureFest North East 2018.

We have As a Gold Corporate Sponsor for the Great North Museum: Hancock, Podfo will have a presence in the museum’s grounds during the upcoming Great Exhibition of the North, including a pop-up event with the ‘sole’ focus on keeping the Great North moving.

We will be providing the public with an opportunity to discover how biometric complexities are behind many foot, knee, leg, hip, and lower back pains, as well as demonstrating how Podfo bespoke biometric insoles, which are designed and manufactured using innovative technology, can help correct these pains.

Designed in consultation with hundreds of orthotists, podiatrists and biomechanical experts, Podfo is a modern example of North Eastern innovation, making it a natural fit with the Great North Museum: Hancock as it becomes the central hub for the Great Exhibition of the North’s ‘Get North Innovation Trail’.

Caroline Drake, Museum Manager at the Great North Museum: Hancock, commented: “We are very pleased to be working in partnership with Podfo and think it’s fantastic that a North East business is supporting local arts and culture. Podfo’s bespoke biometric insoles are a fantastic example of great Northern design and innovation.”

The Great Exhibition of the North is a spectacular, 80-day event designed to celebrate past and present innovations created in the North of England. Commencing the 22nd of June, the exhibition will include a range of exciting activities for families, businesses and local communities. From informative workshops and conferences to three walking trails dedicated to art, design and innovation, the event will cater to all interests and curiosities.

Catherine Riley, Marketing Manager at Podfo, said of the event: “As a North East-based business, which prides itself on innovation, we are very proud to be hosting a pop-up stand at the Great North Museum: Hancock. We look forward to showcasing the contributions we have made to the biometric insole market and to sharing our knowledge with all those attending.”

With The Great North Run marking the end of the exhibition, don’t forget to visit the Podfo team at the Great North Museum: Hancock, to see how Podfo could improve your sporting performance.

To view all of the events taking palce at the Great North Museum: Hancock, click here, or to learn more about the benefits of Podfo’s bespoke insoles, click here.