Innovate UK, a division of UK Research and Innovation, is set to invest a substantial £10 million in groundbreaking innovation projects.
The primary objective of this competition is to propel quantum network technologies forward by eliminating the obstacles that hinder their commercialization and widespread adoption. Your project's mission is to pinpoint and tackle these critical technological barriers with inventive solutions.
By participating in this competition, you are engaging in a competitive selection process.
Remember, the competition deadline is at 11 am UK time on the specified date.
Our communication networks are evolving rapidly to keep pace with our data-driven economy. Quantum network technologies are poised to revolutionize how we handle data, ensuring its security, scalability, and usability. This competition aims to expedite the commercialization of quantum network technologies by identifying and addressing key technological barriers.
We aim to fund diverse projects across various technologies, themes, markets, and technological maturity levels, ensuring a comprehensive portfolio of innovations.
Projects should focus on one or more of the following:
We will fund both feasibility and industrial research projects, adhering to the defined categories of research as outlined in the guidance.