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APPLICANT BRIEFING - Innovate UK Smart Grants: August 2020 - Shared screen with speaker view
David Jai-Persad
20:16
Good morning :)
Tariq Sajjad
20:18
good morning everyone
Carol Rule
20:30
Good morning everyone
Oren Boder
20:51
Morning all. 😊
Jim Hunt
28:21
You're lucky @Andrew. We're immersed in mist on this side of the Tamar :(
Salman Riaz
28:38
Morning All :)
Andrew Ellis
30:00
@jim yes so I hear my wife has just returned from a Heligan visit…
Graham Briggs
31:55
Can a public body take the lead on research elements and collaborate with a community group to establish a new community owned enterprise?
Jim Hunt
41:52
I my experience a smidgen of whisky or gin in advance helps when about to utter a tongue twister.
Stewart Jack
42:47
You specify the grant is available for R&D. Is this defined as the point at which a service or process is undergoing testing, under pilot or actually launched and in production. Our application is not manufacturing based it is service/process related.
Rajeshwari Iyer
49:00
If the founders' expertise is good enough, however to achieve the project outcome, we need to recruit additional staff, is it sufficient to outline the skills of the future recruits?
David Clelland
51:58
I was penalised in a previous competition for that, citing “project was highly dependant on new hires”
Rajeshwari Iyer
52:24
Thank you David
Taimoor Khan
53:44
Can you please share the slides as I could not join due to 500 limit of participants?
David Clelland
54:18
no problem Rajeshwari, possibly put them in as subcontractors instead?
David Tingle
54:23
I think they're recording this webinar.
Jim Hunt
54:56
A good question!
David Tingle
56:03
What % of eligible applicants get funded? (based on previous round)
Russell Cashman
56:07
Webinar is being recorded all
cerian.henshaw@aviaire.co.uk
56:34
We have equipment needs in our proposed feasibility study. Can we use manufacturers / suppliers from outside the UK?
Taimoor Khan
56:49
Thanks for the information on recording. Any pointer to recording will be appreciated.
Russell Cashman
58:11
I've previously applied and had the grant, that project is now complete and the company acquisitioned; are there any restrictions on me as the lead applicant in a new project && new company with this background?
Mark Smith
58:36
Can the lead be a charity looking to develop an ethical commercial enterprise to support key beneficiaries?
Ian Williams
01:20:49
Thank you!
Salman Riaz
01:20:53
Thank you
Dave Grosvenor
01:20:54
Thank you!