2020 Predictions From NESTA
NESTA is an innovation foundation based in the UK. Its primary objective is to promote innovation through a broad range of sectors. Every year NESTA predicts how innovation could shape the coming year in relation to trends, social movements and technological transformation. These predictions are based on research and trends of funding applications NESTA receives.
Innovate UK Launches its latest round of SMART Funding
The latest round of SMART Funding launched on 9 January 2020 is to help research and develop Game-Changing Technologies in any Industry.
Projects can range in size from £25,000 to £2million and last between 6 and 36 months.
R&D Tax Relief mentioned in the Queen’s Christmas Day Speech
Firms that invest in R&D have around 13% higher productivity than those firms that do not invest.