A W A R D S

The Concept was awarded "Best Foodtech Concept" at the Leaders in Foodtech Awards 2021 by Entrepreneur Middle East.

The Concept was awarded "Start-Up of the Year" at the Enterprise Agility Awards 2018 by Entrepreneur Middle East.
The Concept came 2nd place at the Unilever's Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2018, where they showcased how they tackle one of the 12 Sustainable Development Goals.
A C H I E V E M E N T S

The Concept's NEOS Fly sustainable tray, made from recycled PET, was picked by Etihad Airway's for their eco-flight in 2021.

The Concept was the only UAE based start-up that was selected to pitch out of 15 global start-ups in the "Billion Ruble Pitch Competition" at the Global Manufacturing & Industrialization Summit 2019 in Yekaterinburg, Russia.

The Concept was invited as part of the UAE Innovation Month 2019 to showcase NEOS Fly to innovation leaders within the UAE and region.
The Concept was recognized and selected as a leading start-up in the UAE at "The World in the Future Challenge" held by the UAE Ministry of Finance, where they spoke about the future of sustainability within aviation.
The Concept was invited to present NEOS Fly in front of aviation delegates and leading airlines from around the world at the Global Investment Aviation Summit 2019.
The Concept was selected as one of the "Pre-Seed Build" start-ups to join Sheraa in 2018. The Concept progressed to the next round, becoming 1 of 5 start-ups to make it through to the "Pre-Seed Launch" program. Growing from the Pre-seed stage in early 2019, The Concept was accept into the prestigious and selective "Seed" program.
The Concept was selected to showcase at the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival 2018.
Selected through DTEC, The Concept was given a sponsored booth within the GITEX Future Stars 2018 where they showcased project NEOS and future development projects.
Etihad Airways invited The Concept to showcase project NEOS and their disruptive solutions in the aviation market during the UAE Innovation Month 2018.
The Concept was one of the finalists at the 1776 Challenge Cup 2017 hosted by Boeing in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

The Concept, formally known as The Conceptualizers, were INTELAK (co-hosted by Emirates Airline, Dnata, GE & Dubai Tourism) cohort 1 winners in 2017. The team initially entered a pool of 16 shortlisted start-ups and eventually made it to the top 4 as the winners of the cohort.

M E D I A

The National covers Etihad Airway's eco-flight in 2021 including The Concept's NEOS Fly sustainable tray, made from recycled PET.

The Concept was interviewed and featured on the The National newspaper on issue November 2020.

The Concept was interviewed and featured on the Entrepreneur Magazine on issue June 2020.

The Concept was interviewed and featured on the CNBC.

The Concept was interviewed on "Mama Earth Talk" podcast led by Mariska Nell (Episode 055).

The Concept was interviewed on "Mama Earth Talk" podcast led by Mariska Nell (Episode 055).

P U B L I C A T I O N S