|EPSRC Connected Everything feasibility study funding call|
Everything is looking to fund its first round of feasibility studies.
Projects can be between 6 and 12 months in length, and should complete
before the end of June 2021. They are likely to fund up to five projects
of up to a maximum value of £60,000 at full Economic Cost (fEC), with
funding to be awarded at 80% fEC. Deadline: 20 January 2020. More info
|Trustworthy Autonomous Systems - Research Nodes Call|
to £20.5 million (at 80% fEC please see here) funded through the
Strategic Priorities Fund (SPF), is available to support seven research
nodes (approximately £3 million UKRI contribution each) for 42 months,
starting from 1 October 2020 (fixed start date). Deadline: 20 February
2020. More info here:
|Royal Academy of Engineering funding opportunities|
Numerous funding opportunities from the Royal Academy of Engineering, including:
- Engineering Leaders Scholarships
- Frontiers of Development
- Chair in Emerging Technologies
- Research Chairs and Senior Research Fellowships
- Industrial Fellowships
- The Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation
- UK IC Postdoctoral Research Fellowships
More info here: https://www.raeng.org.uk/grants-and-prizes
|PaCCS research student 3-months placement|
is looking for a research student for a three month placement with the
TISC Report on supply chains beginning in April 2020. “To analyze data
on global supply chains (held by / accessible to TISC Report) to
identify and understand indicators of potential criminal activity
(corruption, money laundering, bribery, modern slavery)."
Applications are open until 24 Jan 2020. Learn more here: https://t.co/Zys7f4Jt29
|Expert Fellows Meeting Results|
our first annual Expert Fellows meeting, we engaged in a series of
workshop exercises and some lively debate, to settle on four broad
Each Theme has technical and non-technical aspects, and each is relevant to a wide range of research end users.
• Digital Vulnerabilities
• Digital Technologies and Change
• Accountability and Ethics in a Digital Ecosystem
• Digital Technologies, Power and Control
SPRITE+ Team will be away for a couple of festive weeks
SPRITE+ team will be away from 19 December, returning on 2 January
2020. We wish you a peaceful holiday season and success and happiness in
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