SMARTInnovation

SMARTInnovation offers expert advice and support for Welsh businesses seeking to undertake Innovation and Research & Development (R&D).

Key Points:-

  • Access to impartial innovation advice & diagnostic through dedicated pan Wales network of Innovation Specialists

  • Intellectual Property advice & support and access to subsidised UK-Intellectual Property Office ‘IP Audits’

  • Specialist Manufacturing & Design consultancy from an approved framework of private sector advisors

  • Support to facilitate Technical Collaborations, including Technology Transfer activities between businesses and research institutions

  • Support with commercialisation, licensing and Open Innovation opportunities

  • Support to access appropriate R,D& I funding sources and advice to develop funding applications e.g. SMARTCymru, Innovate UK and EU Horizon2020

For more information, contact Business Wales on 03000 6 03000 or E-mail businesssupport@gov.wales