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innovation events, funding and support available
in Wales

Innovation competitions

  • New technology challenge to support people who are isolating
    £500,000 of funding is available for technology companies who come up with the digital support solutions for people who need to stay at home because of coronavirus.
  • Energy Catalyst Round 8: international brokerage trips 
    Up to £20 million is available to support businesses to develop highly innovative, sustainable energy technologies and business models, which are accelerating the clean energy transition in developing and emerging economies. A particular focus is on addressing the clean energy access challenge in Sub-Saharan Africa and South/South East Asia. 
  • UK-Canada: enhancing agriculture productivity and sustainability
    UK businesses with Canadian business partners can apply for a share of up to £2 million for innovative projects that enhance productivity and sustainability of crop, livestock and aquaculture systems.