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Innovate UK KTN Innovation Exchange - Challenge Round Up August 2022

Innovate UK KTN Innovation Exchange - Challenge Round Up August 2022

Do you have the radical technology needed by global players in rapidly growing sectors? Find out about innovation challenges from major organisations, and put forward disruptive solutions that your new and cutting edge technologies could deliver.

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SPIE Photonex 2022 - the UK’s premier photonics exhibition

SPIE Photonex 2022 - the UK’s premier photonics exhibition

Taking place in Birmingham from 6-8 December 2022, SPIE Photonex is a leading photonics exhibition with product demos, industry presentations and technical workshops. This event will bring together 1,500 international engineers and scientists working to impact the areas of photonics, lasers, biophotonics, imaging, lasers, silicon photonics, optical technologies, vacuum components and instruments, and sensor satellite systems.

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Geo for Earth - Episode 5: What is the value of Nature?

Geo for Earth - Episode 5: What is the value of Nature?

In the fifth episode of the Geo for Earth podcast, our guest speakers explore the role of data, and in particular geospatial data, in monitoring land-use change and nature-based solutions.

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The KTP Awards 2022 Finalists are announced

The KTP Awards 2022 Finalists are announced

We’re delighted to announce the finalists for this year’s Innovate UK KTP Awards. This year we’ll shine a light on the tremendous impact of the programme, not only on the people and organisations involved but at the broader societal level.

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Innovate UK KTN joins consortium running European Space Agency's accelerator for advanced materials

Innovate UK KTN joins consortium running European Space Agency's accelerator for advanced materials

Space exploration has always been a driver of technological and industrial innovation. Developing new products and services by taking advantage of the conditions offered by the Earth’s orbit opens new opportunities for finding technical solutions that respond to the industry challenges, while giving a powerful boost to a new economic sector of huge commercial potential.

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Women in Innovation: Unleashing opportunities to change the world

Women in Innovation: Unleashing opportunities to change the world

The Global Alliance Africa team demonstrate impact for Women in Innovation with the Place-Based Innovation programme across Sub-Saharan Africa and offer insight and advice on opportunities available.

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News

What's next for R&D if the UK is unable to associate to Horizon Europe?

The UK government has confirmed successful Horizon Europe applicants will receive funding from UKRI regardless of the outcome of the UK’s efforts to associate with Horizon Europe.

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Funding Opportunities

Women in Innovation Awards 2022/23

Women with exciting, innovative ideas who will inspire others can apply for an award which includes a £50,000 grant and bespoke business support.

Opens: 22/08/2022 Closes: 19/10/2022
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2022

Materials Research Exchange (MRE) 2022

09.00 - 17.00 | Hybrid

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