The MATRIX website is home to the latest Northern Ireland science & technology news, the most relevant reports and of course our own studies on Northern Ireland’s tech sectors and how best to grow them.
On the 11th April we held a celebration lunch at the Rotunda Suite, Europa Hotel for the winners on this year's Matrix Poetry Awards. The winner of the Matrix Haiku award was David Butler, an Irish novelist, short story writer, playwright, and poet. He has won several literary prizes, such as the Ted McNulty Award from Poetry Ireland and the [...]
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
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
Agri-tech Catalyst round 8 – agriculture and food systems innovationDepartment for International Development The DFID leads the UK’s work to end extreme poverty.UK
Improving housing management to enhance health outcomesLeeds city council and city of York council Leeds city council and city of York council are committed to providing housing of the right quality, type, tenure and affordability.England
EUREKA collaborative R&D: photonics for advanced manufacturingInnovate UK The UK’s innovation agency.Europe