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The European Union is already well advanced with plans for Horizon Europe, the follow on to Horizon 2020, which will run from 2021 – 2027.

An extract from Dr Ruth McKernan’s foreword to the 2018/19 Report & Accounts

Innovate UK has offered £8 million to 13 businesses developing innovative solutions for the UK’s urban infrastructure, energy and transport challenges.

Science Minister Sam Gyimah recently launched the UK chairmanship of the international innovation network EUREKA, addressing the global challenge to hunt for world-changing products and services needing support to reach the market.

New Business Basics Fund to help support small businesses’ earning power. In a speech to the CBI today (Tuesday 26 June) Small Business Minister Andrew Griffiths unveiled a new £8 million fund to boost the productivity and performance of small businesses in England.

Since 2010, the innovation performance of the EU has increased by 5.8% compared to the rest of the world. According to the European Innovation Scoreboard 2018 (EIS), recently published by the European Commission, the EU’s innovation performance continues to improve. The United Kingdom has improved its innovation performance by 14% […]

The European Commission has recently published its proposal for Horizon Europe, an ambitious €94.1 billion research and innovation programme that will succeed Horizon 2020.

Whatever your political colour and views on Europe; industry and academia agree that international collaboration in R&D is vital to the future of the British economy. European Framework programmes and Horizon 2020 have been the backbone of support for industrial R&D for the last 40 years and highly effective partnerships […]

The European Innovation Council (EIC) supports top-class innovators, entrepreneurs, small companies and scientists with bright ideas and the ambition to scale up internationally. The SME Instrument and Fast Track to Innovation are now strands of the EIC pilot. The 64 projects are to receive €110 million under the SME Instrument […]

MSC R&D is attending Automechanika 2018, the UK’s leading exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and vehicle production sector, at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham from the 5th to 7th June to review the latest trends and technology. The automotive industry is a key part of the UK economy […]