August 2019

July 2019

October 2018

Tourism NI invests £200k in Augmented Reality Challenge

2019-01-25T07:48:26+01:00October 24th, 2018|ICT & Digital, SBRI|

Tourism NI has launched a competition to inspire innovation in augmented reality (AR) amongst the local technology and tourism industries with a £200,000 prize fund. Technology companies are being encouraged to partner with the tourism industry to develop solutions to help visitors in Northern Ireland find and encounter new experiences [...]

August 2018

January 2018

Three NI companies selected for Phase 1 of the Smart School Transport SBRI

2019-01-25T07:39:07+01:00January 24th, 2018|Government, ICT & Digital, SBRI|

Kinsetsu, Analytics Engines and Deloitte MCS have been selected by the Education Authority (EA) for Phase 1 of their SBRI to develop innovative solutions to allow delivery of safer and more efficient home-to-school transport in Northern Ireland. The Education Authority (EA) is responsible for delivering safe, efficient home to school [...]

October 2017

Education Authority launches Smart School Transport Competition

2019-01-25T07:41:43+01:00October 31st, 2017|ICT & Digital, SBRI|

The Education Authority (EA) has launched a new ‘Smart School Transport’ competition under the Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) scheme. The competition is aimed at digital solution providers to stimulate the development of innovative solutions to enable delivery of safer and more efficient home-to-school transport in Northern Ireland for approximately [...]

July 2017

SBRI funding for gestational diabetes healthcare projects

2019-01-25T07:40:27+01:00July 4th, 2017|Life & Health Sciences, SBRI|

Could you develop technology solutions to better support diabetic pregnant women? The Department of Health and Department for Economy in Northern Ireland have launched a new Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition, under the title "Project 'GEMS' - Gestational, Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes Empowering Mothers through Mobile Technologies". The competition [...]

July 2016

New £80k digital business competition for tourism

2019-01-25T07:43:50+01:00July 1st, 2016|ICT & Digital, SBRI|

Economy Minister Simon Hamilton today announced a new £80k Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition to develop innovative, real time tourism technology solutions. The SBRI competition is seeking technology solutions to encourage visitors to explore more, do more and spend more during their visit to Northern Ireland. The Minister said: [...]

DAERA launches £350k research initiative for Mobuoy Road Waste site

2019-01-25T07:45:20+01:00July 1st, 2016|ICT & Digital, SBRI|

Environment Minister Michelle McIlveen has officially launched a new £350k Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition to encourage and stimulate the development of innovative remediation technologies for the Mobuoy Road waste site and other illegal waste sites. Funding for this SBRI competition has come from the Executive’s Pilot SBRI Challenge [...]

Belfast City Council launches Smart Cities competition

2019-01-25T07:46:44+01:00July 1st, 2016|ICT & Digital, SBRI|

Belfast City Council has launched an initiative to become a Smart City, looking at new and innovative ways to tackle traditional urban challenges and support the city’s aims and ambitions. The council is working with the Future Cities Catapult and city partners to develop a long-term road map towards a smart Belfast. [...]