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Belfast AI spin out LIOPA has secured Innovate UK Funding, along with partners Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Queen’s University of Belfast. They will deploy a communications aid for tracheostomy patients, aimed at improving patient engagement and autonomy. Liopa, a spin out of the Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) at Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) has announced that [...]
The Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) connects public sector challenges with innovative ideas from industry, supporting companies to generate economic growth and enabling improvement in achieving government objectives.
SBRI provides innovative solutions to challenges faced by the public sector and generates new business opportunities for companies, providing SMEs with a route to market for their ideas and bridging the seed funding gap experienced by many early stage companies. It supports economic growth and enables the development of innovative products and services through the public procurement of research and development (R&D).
All of the current and forthcoming funding competitions run by Innovate UK are published on the GOV.UK website.
Latest Funding Competitions
Innovate UK Smart Grants: April 2019Innovate UK The UK’s innovation agency.UK
Detailed designs of smart, local energy systemsUKRI Working in partnership with universities, research organisations, businesses, charities, and government to create the best possible environment for research and innovation to flourish.UK
SME support to evaluate innovative medical technologies: Round 4The Office for Life Sciences The Office for Life Sciences champions research, innovation and the use of technology to transform health and care service.UK
Competition: semi-autonomous reconnaissance vehicles for the ArmyMinistry of Defence Protecting the security, independence and interests of our country at home and abroad.UK
CELTIC-NEXT spring 2019 – innovative 5G infrastructure and applicationsInnovate UK The UK's innovation agencyUK