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An integrated future for cities: TSB call

Shibuya in Blue by Les Taylor CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

The Technology Strategy Board have recently released a call under their SBRI (Small Business Research Initiative) scheme on “an integrated future for cities“. Up to £2M is available over 3 years for projects which will develop prototypes and demonstrators which link up different kinds of city models, both “hard” (e.g. transport, buildings, water) and “soft” (health,…

David Young

EPSRC and the Technology Strategy Board are inviting proposals for High Value Manufacturing Catapult fellowships. Fellowships will enable academic staff to spend six-month research visits, spread over one to four years, in one or more of the HVM Catapult centres. The projects must be aligned to work previously funded by EPSRC. Applicants should have a track record of EPSRC-funded research and strong awareness of the international context of their research. Deadline: 29th August.

 

TSB – £2.75 million available for Collaborative Feasibility Studies

The Technology Strategy Board, Invest Northern Ireland (Invest NI) and Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) are to invest up to £2.75m in collaborative feasibility studies to stimulate innovation across four technology areas that will enable and underpin UK growth: advanced materials biosciences; electronics, sensors and photonics information and communications technology (ICT) This competition opens on…

TSB Funding Opportunity – Data Exploration―creating new value and insight

The Technology Strategy Board is to invest up to £4.5m in collaborative research and development that addresses the technical challenges and business opportunities presented by the huge growth in data. This competition will focus on innovations in the data exploration techniques of analytics, modelling and visualisation to generate new insight and value from large amounts…

Sam King

A new resource centre, hosted by the TSB has been launched to help UK companies and academics wishing to take part in Horizon 2020. The website will host details of news, events and funding calls from Horizon 2020, as well as bringing together the list of UK National Contact Points for each of the themes and schemes. https://www.h2020uk.org/home

 

Update on Catapults

It’s been a while since we’ve blogged about the Catapults, the TSB managed UK network of research-industry centres in strategic economic areas, but today saw a significant report on activity over the last year: Catapult Progress Report 2013 The network of Catapults currently covers seven thematic areas, from High Value Manufacturing to Future Cities, and…

Workshop on the long-term care revolution

Following the Technology Strategy Board’s announcement in March of its “Long-term care revolution” call for sandpit participants, the Ageing Research Special Interest Group at Northumbria are planning to hold a two-hour workshop for staff who’ve expressed an interest in the call and potential applicants. This will take place on 22nd May in City Campus, Lipman Building, Room 035 between…

Technology Strategy Board – Formulated Products Competition

TSB is investing up to £5m in feasibility projects and collaborative research and development projects to accelerate the development of new ways of designing, improving and manufacturing complex high-value formulated products in sectors such as: pharmaceuticals cosmetics detergents food agrochemicals paints adhesives lubricants formulated process chemicals There is a further £1m available from the Engineering…