Case study

Innovate UK funding competitions

Applying for an SBRI contract to develop new technology - Sentireal (video)

In 2015, Belfast-based Sentireal won Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) funding to develop a proof-of-concept on the use of assistive technologies for people with brain injury. Subsequently, Sentireal went on to develop its flagship product, SensARy software development kit.

Here, Sentireal's founder and principal Dr David Trainor explains how he applied for and won an SBRI contract, and how this has provided a jump-start for his innovative technology business.