About Us


NBII – Namibia Business Innovation Institute

“We are a national leader in research, entrepreneurship and innovation. We develop ways in getting your insight from idea to marketplace by helping you to navigate the innovation process.”

The Namibia Business Innovation Institute (NBII), formerly known as Namibia Business Innovation Centre (NBIC) was established in 2009 as a Centre of Excellence at the Polytechnic of Namibia with the task of implementing innovation in Namibia.

NBII operates through four pillars namely: Innovation Marketplace (I’M), Entrepreneurship and Incubation (E&I), Research and Development (R&D) as well as the RLabs Namibia project


Our Vision:

NBII’s vision it to be recognised globally as a leading centre of excellence in transforming innovative ideas into sustainable businesses and social solutions.

Our Mission:

NBII proactively stimulates and supports innovation, entrepreneurship and social upliftment through exploring, researching and developing ideas, bridging the technological divide as well as generating and incubating sustainable businesses for a globally competitive economy and inclusive society.

Our Values:

Flexibility, Integrity, Respect, Creativity, Professionalism

Innovation Marketplace Officer
Manager: Innovation Marketplace
Entrepreneurship & Incubation Manager
Marketing & Communications Officer