26 April 2006 – DTI collaborative R&D funding launch event
31 May 2006
Graham Spittle Chair of the Technology Strategy Board
Innovative platforms – societal challenge – range of technology – policy levers – products & services: network security & intelligent transport are done – possible link to DFES BSF?
Pam Alexander RDA Innovation lead, SEEDA
Patrick McDonald Technology Director, DTI Science & technology investment framework 2004-2014 (treasury website ) – consultation until end-May Triple bottom line justification for projects ? Check out societal innovations platforms ? Possibly similar to the commercial platforms. 2 November – Innovate 2006 – DTI conference
Ray Browne Deputy Director,Technology Programme, DTI Can cross technology areas but must be within somehow. 1:8 funding to application ratio – academic partners get 75% funding – Gateway Questions: q1 alignment with Technology priority q2 added value
Slides on website Application briefing – 18, 19 May 10% fasttrack 10-15 applications per stream £1.5m grant average funding splits are nominal only In-kind contribution not aligned to project – check definitions Industry driven projects really.