Emerging and Enabling Technologies Competition - Round 3 Briefing Event19 September 2017 - 19 September 2017
Innovate UK Competition Emerging and Enabling Technologies Round 3 Briefing
As part of the Innovate UK Delivery Plan, Innovate UK is to invest up to £15m* in innovative projects in Emerging and Enabling Technologies and up to £10m for KTP.
Technologies within “Emerging and Enabling Technologies include:
Emerging technologies*: defined as technologies that are progressing in, or have recently emerged from, the research base.
Digital*: such as Cyber security and the internet of things
Enabling technologies*: such as Electronics, Sensors and Photonics (ESP) & Robotics and Autonomous Systems.
Space Applications*: applications or services that utilise satellite data or signals.
Applying these Technologies across ALL Sectors the aim is to increase competitiveness for UK small and medium sized enterprises.
*The Scope for this competition has yet to be confirmed, but is likely to be similar to the second round of funding. Details will be available here when the competition opens on 4th September 2017.
This event will be held at the AMRC's Factory 2050 and will benefit businesses of all sizes (micro, small, medium and large) as well as academics, researchers and local authorities.
The main briefing event will take place on 12th September in London which will also be available online. There will then be regional events as follows:
- 13th Sept, Cardiff – organised by Welsh Government
- 14th Sept, Manchester at Venturefest Manchester
- 19th Sept, Belfast – organised by Invest Northern Ireland
- 19th Sept, Sheffield – supported by the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC)
- 21st Sept, Exeter – supported by the Met Office
- 21st Sept, Glasgow – supported by Technology Scotland
You can register here.