North East Innovation Awards

The North East Innovation Awards celebrate the ground-breaking ideas, products and ideas to come out of the region. The North East is brimming with innovative businesses that are making an impact and deserve to be recognised.

Delivered in partnership with RTC North, the awards align with their Pathways to Innovation project and look to celebrate businesses doing exciting things, regardless of size or turnover.

The awards take place at VentureFest North East, happening on Wednesday 17th March 2021. Make sure you don’t miss out on the launch of the North East Innovation Awards by signing up to our newsletter. 

What will I get from this?

The North East Innovation Awards is held at our free event, VentureFest North East. The event hosts over 800 North East businesses, leading to several networking prospects. As well as a truly innovative award at the end, there are also a range of promotional opportunities to get involved in.

Who is it for?

We encourage North East businesses of any size or stage of development to apply for the North East Innovation Awards, however they must be located in the North East LEP area. This includes County Durham, Gateshead, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Northumberland, South Tyneside and Sunderland.

Entry is open to all North East businesses in the North East LEP area – regardless of size or stage of development.

How do I get involved?

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Take a look at our North East Innovation Awards 2019 winners:

Delivered by Innovation SuperNetwork in partnership with RTC North

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