Innovation Recognition Levels

Success deserves recognition – Innovation Recognition Levels allow businesses to generate awareness of their innovation success.


Innovation Recognition Levels

We have developed four innovation recognition levels which correspond with the four steps in the Innovation Framework. On completion of each step in the framework, you’ll receive a certificate and promotional materials from the Department for the Economy.

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    Bronze Level Innovators have completed the ideation stage of the Innovation Framework

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    Silver Level Innovators have selected the correct idea to develop

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    Gold Level Innovators have developed, tested & launched or implemented their idea

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    Platinum Level Innovators have sustained creating value from their idea over time


It's easy to apply for the Innovation Accreditation Programme. Simply complete the self-assessment to discover where you are on the Innovation Framework today.