The Technology Strategy Board will be running briefing events across the UK jointly promoting two new collaborative research & development funding competitions worth £17.5M for the digital and creative industries opening in September 2013:
Cross-platform Production Tools - Collaborative R&D Funding and Feasibility Studies - £15M £15 million in projects intended to stimulate innovation in digital media production tools and systems. For further details, click here.
Frictionless Commerce - Collaborative R&D Funding - £2.5M £2.5 million of investment in projects that lead to creation of digital transactional environments for the creative industries and beyond. For further details, click here.
The Newcastle briefing event takes place on 3rd October 10am-4pm at the Northern Design Centre.
The delivery partners for this event are Northern Film & Media, Digital Union, Creative Skillset, Thinking Digital and Northumbria University.
For more information and to register, click here.