Working with UKRI Innovate UK

ISB Global has been working with a UKRI Innovate UK Business Growth Scale Up programme team to refine many operational, technology and growth enabling, business planning and execution tasks ready to make rapid scale up across multiple territories.

Who are UKRI Innovate UK?

Innovate UK is the UK’s national innovation agency. Innovate UK support business-led innovation in all sectors, technologies and UK regions. They help businesses grow through the development and commercialisation of new products, processes, and services, supported by an outstanding innovation ecosystem that is agile, inclusive, and easy to navigate.

The Results of Working with the UKRI Innovate UK Team

The results have been excellent and ISB Global has implemented multiple programmes deployed across the business that has aided in operational processes in the design, management and deployment of the Waste & Recycling One software solution.

As well as supporting the people to manage all these complex tasks and activities, significant work has been achieved in the planning, marketing and aligning to the global waste industry, ready to help support the industry to achieve greater efficiencies, waste management practices and aid the digital transformation of the sector to attain better circular principles.

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UKRI Innovate UK – Global Incubator Programme

Clean Growth, New York City & State (USA)

UKRI Innovate UK’s Global Incubator Programme is part of the Business Growth Scale Programme and is designed to invite high growth potential UK companies to work with foreign incubators abroad.

Introduction to the USA NYC & State GIP presents limitless opportunities. Offering an innovation ecosystem to provide solutions to energy, water, waste, infrastructure and transportation. Providing the necessary technology required to transition an economy to cleaner, greener way of operating.

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Components of the Global Incubator Programme

Greentown Labs: The Greentown Mission is to build an inclusive community that convenes, connects and inspires entrepreneurs and ecosystems to advance climatech and climate solutions.

Urban Future Labs: Urban Future Labs (UFL) is home to the New York Accelerator, Clean & Resilient Economy (ACRE) incubator, the longest running cleantech incubator programme in New York City

UFL works with industry and partners who are actively deploying innovation clean technology innovation strategies. Together, Greentown Labs and Urban Future Labs support high growth scale up business opportunities in Electricity, Buildings, Manufacturing, AgriTech and Water, Transportation and Resilience.

Over 600 companies have been supported, $4bn raised in capital investment, 11,000 jobs created, 88% company growth rate, and over $355m revenue from companies generated.

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What this means for ISB Global

The Global Incubator Programme consists of several work tracks and discovery systems designed to identify and validate market organisations scenarios, pain points and needs. And to:

  • Authenticate Requirements
  • Confirm Problems
  • Understanding Buying Process and Technology Adoption

The NYC & State GIP will see ISB Global work with numerous individuals, companies, and incubator partners to rapidly scale the further introduction of Waste & Recycling One (WR1) to the City, State, Eastern Seaboard and USA, nationally.

ISB Global will be conducting marketing, meetings and networking to convey the value and benefits of the world’s most advance waste management and recycling operations software to waste management and recycling materials organisations. Those organisations that require software technologies that see WR1 as an enabler to create multiple operational efficiencies throughout their business’.

ISB Global will be working extensively with NYSERDA and the EIR, Amy Perlmutter to support further introductions, discovery and networking to the US waste and recycling community.


The Output

ISB Global will have achieved significant objectives in marketing, contacting and understanding US waste and recycling market challenges. Introducing and conveying the value and benefits of waste management software to small, large, public and private entities wanting to achieve greater resource management, IT, software, data and process optimisation, enabling far greater efficiencies throughout operations and empowering the transition to better circular principles through digital transformation.

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