MIA 2015

Here comes innovation


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Gas Tag

Gas Tag is pioneering technology, which is set to revolutionise gas safety and save people from the dangers of illegal and dangerous gas fitters. Through a relationship with the Health & Safety Executive (HSE), our patent pending innovation...


Walsh (Tech) Solutions Ltd

L3cture is an educational/academic group response software. It is a method for students to anonymously answer questions set by their lecturers with their personal devices. The questions can be posed either during a lecture, to review understanding...



Liftupp comprises electronic assessment solutions to improve the experience and training of students. We have exam systems, work-place based assessment systems and a curriculum mapping tool. Two things make Liftupp truly innovative: 1) Our work...

First Prize for applicants with turnover below £1m is £10,000 cash.

Runners up will be awarded a cash prize of £2,500.

For companies with turnover in excess of £1m, the winner will receive the Prestige Award that rewards and recognises innovation in more established businesses. 

Any Merseyside-based individual or company with turnover below £25m with an innovative product or service is eligible to enter.

Enter before 30/04/2018 for your chance to win!

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MIA Archive

With approaching two decades of investment in innovation, MIA's catalogue of participants is a offers a testament of the creativity and entreprenuership native to Merseyside.

Have a look at some of the entrants from the last two years for a taste of the many regional businesses who have participated and benefited from the Awards.

These amazing organisations sponsor MIA2018

BBC Radio Merseyside Dewinter Insider Media Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership Mitchell Charlesworth LLP NatWest O'Connors llp RTC The University of Liverpool Unilever Village Software WP Thompson

Could you be a Merseyside Innovation Awards Sponsor?