Innovate UK – February 2019

Tell us about the Horizon 2020 grants you hold -The Horizon 2020 programme offers UK companies a significant opportunity to access new knowledge, markets, customers and suppliers.  If you are one of the grant recipients we need your details to keep you informed, as we prepare for all possible eventualities with the UK leaving the EU.  Read more

Bionic arm start up secures £4.6 million to go global – More children and young people are set to benefit from 3D printed ‘hero’ arm, which has received support through Innovate UK’s SBRI programme.  This will allow Open Bionics to scale up its bespoke prosthetic arms manufacturing capabilities to serve the UK and overseas markets, including the US.  Read more

Shortlisted Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund Areas Announced –  shortlist

Improve cyber security in the Internet of Things: funding available – Connected devices and sensors in our homes and workplaces – known as the Internet of Things (IoT) – offer huge potential for improving how we live and move around.  There is up to £6 million available to support new ideas that can help keep connected devices and applications safe and secure.  Read more



About CCCU Research Development

Research Development (RD) is part of the Department of Enterprise, Employability and Research Development. RD is responsible for ensuring that Research and Enterprise is of the highest quality and meets all required internal and external standards, including managing the institutional submission to the Research Excellence Framework (REF). RD leads on development and implementation of the institutional research and enterprise integrity policies, processes and best practice. It also hosts the institutional Staff Researcher Development Programme and the Early Career Researcher Programme SPARC, and is responsible for the annual Research Internship programme. RD provides strategic and targeted support for academic staff to seek and secure funding for their research and innovation activities. This includes identification of core funding opportunities and support for proposal development, alongside strategic advice and support for faculties to develop their research portfolio and capacity.

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