The 2019 UKSPA Awards saw an audience of close to three hundred celebrate member achievements in providing world class facilities as well as exceptional innovation support, solutions and projects for their businesses.
The awards provided the ideal opportunity to reflect on the many success stories from UKSPA members. The projects, the support programmes, the facilities and the people which combine to deliver successful outcomes for their tenant companies.
There was an outstanding number of entrants this year and we would like to thank all of those who participated. An exceptionally high standard was set by those taking part in the awards. The quality of the submissions and the evidence of success they delivered paints a powerful picture of the strengths of the sector as we celebrated the 35th anniversary of UKSPA.
All of the locations and projects selected provided consistent proof of outstanding examples of the high quality of services and innovative thinking that members deliver on a daily basis as well as the work that is carried out to inspire and encourage the entrepreneurs and innovators of the future.
This year’s Winners and Highly Commended
Location Setting the Pace Award – for UKSPA members operating and delivering in locations of under 100,000 square feet of lettable space
Winner: Clinical Innovation Zone, University of Glasgow
Brixham Laboratory- University of Plymouth
Imperial White City Incubator
Location Setting the Pace Award – for UKSPA members operating and delivering in locations of over 100,000 square feet of lettable space.
Winner: MIRA Technology Park
Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst
Most Successful Project or Programme (Small Location)
Winner: Suffolk Centre for Female Entrepreneurship, Ipswich Waterfront Innovation Centre
Most Successful Project or Programme (Large Location)
Winner: Discovery Park, Kent
Scottow Enterprise Park
For the full details of the winning locations and projects as well as those highly commended please go to – AWARDS BROCHURE