Responsible Innovation COMPASS is an EU-funded project – Ongoing

Responsible Innovation COMPASS is an EU-funded project that supports Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) from emerging technology industries to manage their research, development and innovation activities in a responsible and inclusive manner. During the three years of the project we will develop and launch a number of elements of the Responsible Innovation COMPASS, an online platform containing a number of… More →

UK Defence and Security Accelerator: Enduring Challenge – Open Until: 20th February 2018

Innovation funding available for The Accelerator Enduring Challenge funds innovative proof – of – concept research that could lead to a cost effective advantage for UK armed forces and national security. There are 10 broad defence and security challenge areas to position proposals against 1. Data: cyber, information, big data, management and processing, sensemaking, visualisation, delivery, interoperability 2. Communications: secure,… More →

Cyber 101 Bootcamp coming to Wales – MENTORS NEEDED – Event: 12th October 2017 (but please respond ASAP)

Innovation Point is supporting the Digital Catapult to bring their Cyber 101 Bootcamp into Wales https://www.digitalcatapultcentre.org.uk/open-calls/cyber-101/ We will be running the first Welsh based Cyber 101 Bootcamp at Innovation Point’s offices in Newport on Thursday 12th October. We have the opportunity for Welsh businesses to be one of the expert mentors providing support and guidance to the 8 carefully selected… More →

Home Office SBRI Competition – Deadline: 20th September 2017

The Home Office Defence Science and Technology Laboratory – Defence and Security Accelerator have issued a challenge through the Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) process. The Home Office are to invest up to £2m in this Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) challenge competition. Total funding for phase 1 is up to £1 million with a further £1 million available for… More →

NCSC, Cyber First Summer Events – Events: July to September 2017

The National Cyber Security Centre are running a range of activities across the UK in the summer to encourage youngsters into cyber security and 3 of the courses will be run at Cardiff Met University, each aimed at a different age group. The courses represent a great opportunity to build on young people’s existing cyber skills and interests. The courses… More →

IntaPeople charity netball event: Raising funds for The Prince’s Trust – Event: 24th August 2017

On Thursday 24th August the Intapeople team will be hosting a charity netball event to raise money for The Prince’s Trust and they are inviting companies from the Cardiff area to join them to make this event a success. Whether you are a novice or an experienced netball player, they want you to join them for a fun evening that… More →

ION Leadership and the North Wales Cyber Security Cluster

Join ION Leadership and the North Wales Cyber Security Cluster on 11th July at the Imperial Hotel, Llandudno at 10am – 12pm to learn more about how to prepare your business for the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) commencing next May 2018. Our workshop will provide: Key points of the new legislation Identification of current risks and what changes… More →

Wales Festival of Innovation – Wrap Up Event

Airbus Visitors Centre, Broughton, CH4 0DR Friday 30 June 13:00 a.m. – 15:30 p.m. Join us at the Airbus Visitors Centre, Broughton to celebrate an exciting two weeks as the Wales Festival of Innovation comes to a close. Learn more about genuine world-leading work discovery and invention taking place across Wales with talks from Airbus, including a demonstration of their… More →