Defence Innovation Initiative £800m fund for Emerging Disruptive Technology

The Defence Innovation Initiative, recently launched by Defence Secretary Michael Fallon, is an £800m programme which aims to support emerging and disruptive technology innovations. As the following article highlights, previous programmes have identified inventions but many never progressed, whereas this time the emphasis is on the exploitation of such inventions, supporting businesses through the TRL levels and meeting the needs of the end user.

 

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