Emerging technologies and industries strategy 2014 to 2018

This strategy explains how Innovate UK will harness new technologies and industries emerging from the UK.

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Innovate UK emerging technologies and industries strategy 2014 to 2018 (PDF)

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Innovate UK’s strategy aims to identify emerging technologies, including:

  • energy-efficient computing
  • energy harvesting
  • non-animal technologies
  • new imaging technologies
  • graphene
  • quantum technologies
  • synthetic biology.

The aim is to create national programmes in these fields, open up opportunities for businesses, and enable the UK to be fastest to global markets.

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