Image: Frits van Calker, MD of RFIDdirect
One of the world’s leading experts in RFID technology is experiencing strong growth thanks to major contract wins in Europe.
RFIDdirect, which has its head office in Mold, North Wales, partners with companies to provide them with Radio Frequency Identification – in simple terms, a microchip within a tag that can transform the production processes of manufacturers.
UK businesses can benefit from a Knowledge Transfer Partnership, collaborating with a university or research organisation and highly-qualified graduate.
Businesses can apply for a share of £40 million to bring in insight from UK academics to work on an innovative project.
Up to £40 million is available this financial year for businesses to take part in a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP).
Researchers based in UK academic institutions can apply for a share of up to £800,000 to support them in commercialising cyber security innovation.
Researchers can apply for a share of £800,000 to commercialise their cyber security ideas.
The UK aims to be the best place in the world to do business online. The government’s National Cyber Security Strategy sets out a plan for the country to be secure, resilient to cyber threats and prosperous and confident in the digital world.
£18 million Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund investment in research and innovation projects will transform how the UK delivers buildings and infrastructure.
Using artificial intelligence to predict and plan construction projects and avoid possible delays is one of the ideas to win funding to transform how the UK delivers buildings and infrastructure.
The Department of Business, Energy (BEIS) have announced the 15 Unique projects who will share £2 million of funding to test innovative ways to encourage SMEs to use productivity-boosting technology and management practices.
NTU is currently in the process of developing its Enterprise Innovation Centre (EIC), as part of The Hive. This will be located within a new 2,000m2 building within the NTU City campus and it will form the focal point for the University’s future enterprise activities.
Chris Skidmore, MP for Kingswood has been appointed as the new Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation following the recent resignation of Sam Gyimah.
The UK's Artificial Intelligence revolution gets new backing, as the Business Secretary announces five new centres of excellence for digital pathology and imaging, including radiology using AI medical devices.
The £50m funding for these centres are part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) Wave 2 challenge, Data to Early Diagnosis and Precision Medicine.
Further investment in the UK’s internationally-renowned Catapult innovation centres has been announced as part of the government’s modern Industrial Strategy.
The Catapult centres help the very best UK businesses, scientists and engineers to work together Catapult centres help the UK meet the needs of tomorrow’s society.
Government departments, emergency services and local authorities will receive free access to thousands of high-resolution satellite images of Britain, under plans announced today by Science Minister Sam Gyimah.
The UK Space Agency’s Space for Smarter Government Programme (SSGP) will provide access to archives of images and radar data for research and development projects.