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Latest News - February 2024

Cyber security and economic growth: call for views

The survey invites stakeholders, including businesses and public bodies, to share insights on generating and harnessing growth in the cyber security sector.

Belfast XR Festival 2024

Event to explore and showcase extended reality (XR) opportunities.

Pay increase for agricultural workers from April 2024

Proposed increases to the minimum wage rates from 1 April 2024 for agricultural workers have been announced by the Agricultural Wages Board (AWB).

Supply Chain Solutions

Access free, tailored advice and support to help your business address supply chain challenges and develop its supply chain function.

Lisburn and Castlereagh Small Settlements Grant Schemes

Invitation for expressions of interest to the Small Settlements Grant Schemes for businesses.

UK-South Korea collaborative R&D call 2024

UK registered businesses can apply for a share of up to £6 million to develop innovative proposals with South Korea.

Lisburn and Castlereagh Employer Survey

Share your views on current recruitment challenges and skills.

Global Talent visa best practice workshop

UK Research and Innovation is hosting a best practice workshop in Belfast for those interested in attracting and recruiting international research talent to the UK.

Opportunity for STEM employers to exhibit at the Portrush Airshow

Employers have the opportunity to promote their business at the STEM village as part of the NI International Airshow in Portrush.

UK StartUp Awards 2024

Enter the UK StartUp Awards that recognise individuals who have had a great idea and taken the risk to launch a new product or service.

GBIP in South Korea: Advanced manufacturing

Join Innovate UK's Global Business Innovation Programme to explore advanced manufacturing opportunities in South Korea.

Companies House fees increasing from 1 May 2024

List of the increased Companies House fees taking effect from Wednesday 1 May 2024.

Australia & New Zealand Roadshow 2024

Interested in exporting to Australia and New Zealand?

SONIC Labs: Technology Access Programme

Opportunity for businesses to develop innovative solutions to reduce energy consumption for Open RAN deployment.

Inclusive training resources for tourism and hospitality businesses

Free online training resources to help local businesses in the tourism and hospitality sector boost inclusivity and accessibility.

Join Fermanagh and Omagh Sustainable Food Partnership

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council is inviting individuals and organisations from the local food sector to join their Sustainable Food Partnership initiative.

Made Smarter Innovation Sustainability Accelerator

Opportunity for technology innovators to work with leading UK manufacturers to answer unique industrial sustainability challenges.

Glasgow Airport Living Lab Digital Twin competition

Can you demonstrate how existing digital twin solutions can address specific aviation-related challenges?

Rural Transport Accelerator

Funding and expert support for developing innovative approaches to enhancing rural mobility.

Go Succeed: Tourism & Hospitality Marketing Programme

Support for tourism and hospitality businesses with one-to-one mentoring support and skills development workshops.

Go Succeed: Small Food Producer Programme

Support for small food businesses with one-to-one mentoring support and skills development workshops.

SBRI: Accessible solutions for disrupted journeys

Businesses can apply for a share of up to £1 million to develop physical or digital solutions to support transport users when their journey is disrupted.