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Digital Economy

The Digital Economy covers all business activity that’s enabled by digital technologies. This includes a wide range of activity across any sectors.

The Digital team at KTN helps UK based companies to grow through the development and commercialisation of new solutions. These products and services often go on to transform the way we live our lives and do global business.

Our trusted experts help businesses to make powerful connections with other innovators, networks, partners, funding and collaborative opportunities. We work closely with other teams at KTN such as manufacturing, AI and Robotics, as well as transport.

We also work on international programmes designed to open new markets and territories for businesses, helping to build a better and stronger innovation system.

Our people have deep expertise in new and emerging technology sectors such a s IoT, AI, Immersive Tech, Cybersecurity, 5G and telecoms.

Our Digital Economy Expert

Charlotte Thompson

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Funding Opportunities

STADIEM Open Call 1

Calling the most promising tech startups, scaleups and SMEs to join the STADIEM (Startup Driven Innovation in European Media) 4-stage programme. The STADIEM programme aims to bring together startups, scaleups, investors and media organisations to foster the development of Next Generation Media solutions.

Opens: 01/03/2021 Closes: 31/03/2021

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Data Market Services Accelerator

The Data Market Services Accelerator is a program designed to help startups in the European Union (and associated countries) grow their skills, connect with partners and investors, and gain media and events exposure. It is free to participate, and funded by the European Commission.

Opens: 15/03/2021 Closes: 30/04/2021

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Recorded: 10th September

Digital Business Meetup - Artificial Intelligence

If you are an innovator looking for support to grow your business, join us for our online information and networking events.

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Digital Economy and Creative Industries funding round-up

Find out about the latest funding calls of relevance to the digital & creative industries. Last updated 5th March 2021.

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Interested in the future of CyberSecurity? Preview the new at the CyberASAP Demo Day - Thursday 18th February.

Cyber Security presents a constant threat to businesses, governments and individuals. To tackle it, we need a continuous pipeline of innovative solutions, many of which are born in academic labs throughout the UK.

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