Our awards

NEF: The Innovation Institute

NEF: The Innovation Institute brings together the New Engineering Foundation (NEF) and the Institute of Innovation and Knowledge Exchange (IKE) to create innovative strategies, conduct accreditations and deliver professional development programmes.

NEF influences the inter-relationship between education, business and government, through research and collaborative networks to prepare for an innovative and creative SciTech workforce.

In 2015, NEF awarded Formation Zone:

  • Investor in Innovations Award

UKBI: UK Business Incubation

UK Business Incubation (UKBI) has been the UK’s and increasingly international principal and successful authority on business incubation, business incubation development and best practice since 1998.

In 2013 UKBI awarded Formation Zone:

  • UKBI Inspire Accreditation
  • UKBI Achievement in Business Incubation Awards