21.11.2017

£84 million of funding for artificial intelligence and robotics research and smart energy innovation announced

BEIS Minister Claire Perry has announced £84 million of funding for artificial intelligence and robotics research and smart energy innovation. The funding includes:
·         £68 million from the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund for artificial intelligence and robotics research
·         £16 million worth of funding for smart energy systems innovation
·         Four new research hubs in Manchester, Birmingham, Surrey and Edinburgh for developing robotic technology to improve safety in off-shore wind and nuclear energy
 
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