Simon Edmonds highlights the support Innovate UK has made – and continues to make – for companies that win prestigious Queen’s Awards. Plus, there is the latest news on Innovate UK’s funding competitions and the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.
At the International Festival for Business (IFB) 2016, KTN’s manufacturing team were challenged by their director to develop a high profile, innovative initiative that could make a major impact helping manufacturers to innovate. Fired up, we set to and started developing a plan.
It is one thing to advocate the power of digitalisation to transform a company’s fortunes: that tune can become a bit tired after a while. It is quite another to witness this power in action, in the form of real examples of success.
The government has today (14 June) announced plans to allow UK businesses to apply for funding via the Industry Strategy Challenge Fund initiative to increase manufacturing capacity of innovative genomic analysis technologies.