The IED Annual Awards is a great opportunity to showcase the achievements of your organisation, raise your profile and standing in the economic development community and gain publicity through the Institute’s own PR mechanisms including an announcement at Conference, press releases and sharing of all best practice in an end of Awards economic development summary. The awards, which are free to enter, are open to all members whether in large or small / public or private organisations and open to all types of projects large or small.
Award categories in the past have been economic impact; most innovative strategy; best implementation and most sustainable outcome.
IED Annual Awards 2019
Details on how to enter to be announced soon!
IED Annual Awards 2018
Winners at the Awards were AECOM for Impact; East Riding of Yorkshire Council for Sustainability; Southend-on-Sea Borough Council for Innovation and Maidstone Borough Council for Implementation.
The highlights from the 2018 Awards can be viewed here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQSUPHY_xwQ&feature=youtu.be
IED Annual Awards 2017
The winners of the inaugural 2017 IED Annual Awards were PBA for Sustainability; Highways England for Impact; Strathleven Regeneration CIC for Implementation and Exeter and Heart of Devon local authorities for Innovation.