The most innovative firms in Northern Ireland are being invited to compete for tens of thousands of pounds worth of prizes.
The InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards have six categories covering agri-food, life sciences, green technology, business services, social innovation and creative industries.
Each category winner will secure a €10,000 (£8,000) Irish Times media deal and an iPad. They will then compete to win the overall title of 'Innovation of the Year' which awards the winner with a communications and media advertising package from the Irish Times worth €150,000 (£120,000).
The closing date is December 3, 2012. For more, visit www.irish times.com/innovation.