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04.03.2022

What is the most powerful aspect of design?

This article features insights on the power of design from designers and innovators working in the sector.

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02.03.2022

Towards more sustainable use of plastics in healthcare

Ahead of the Global Research & Innovation in Plastics Sustainability (GRIPS) online conference, exhibition and showcase taking place on 15th – 17th March 2022, KTN’s Matt Chapman looks at some of the issues around the use of plastics in healthcare, what new approaches are already being put in place and how businesses can work towards more sustainable solutions.

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02.03.2022

Young Innovators Success Stories: Elena Höge, Yaldi Games, Scotland

Since securing the Young Innovators Award 2020/21 from Innovate UK and The Prince’s Trust, Scottish entrepreneur Elena Höge has taken her gaming company Yaldi Games from a mere vision to a budding business. 

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01.03.2022

African Aquaculture: Challenges and Opportunities

Developing aquaculture in Africa could help feed growing populations with nutritious food and improve economic security, two priorities for the African continent. If planned with sustainability and net zero in mind, aquaculture projects can also help mitigate climate change.

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01.03.2022

Innovate UK KTN Innovation Exchange - Challenge Round Up February 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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28.02.2022

Young Innovators Success Stories: Iona Mackenzie, Talk and Grow, Scotland

Before winning the Innovate UK and The Prince’s Trust Young Innovators Award, Scottish innovator Iona Mackenzie felt like she was hitting a brick wall in her ambition to develop a match-making platform between counsellors and those looking for support. 

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25.02.2022

Young Innovators Success Stories: Lottie Hawkins, Earthly Biochar, South West

For Lottie Hawkins, Founder of Earthly Biochar, taking a product from early-stage development to market has been a massive learning curve.

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23.02.2022

Commercialisation funding and support for academics in cyber

CyberASAP welcomes applications from projects in UKRI’s Security of Digital Technology at the Periphery.

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23.02.2022

Expanding opportunities in Cyber

Female tech entrepreneurs are in the minority. But programmes like CyberASAP can play a vital role in helping more women, and other academics from underrepresented groups, succeed in cyber.

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23.02.2022

Young Innovators Success Stories: Lucy Fisher, Knit It/Zucy LTD, Scotland

Lucy Fisher founded Knit It to bring her passion for the timeless craft of knitting to the digital generation during lockdown.

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