Demonstrators addressing cyber security challenges in the Internet of Things

Fund Name: Demonstrators addressing cyber security challenges in the Internet of Things
Project Length: 18-24 months
Project Value: A share of up to £6m
Deadline: 01/05/2019

Summary

The aim of this competition is to solve industry-focused major cybersecurity-related challenges in the Internet of Things (IoT). You should include a plan to test nearer-to-market interventions and experiments in real environments.

Fund Details

The aims of this competition is to:

  • solve major industry-focused cybersecurity-related challenges in the Internet of Things (see ‘Specific themes’ below)
  • transfer world-leading knowledge from the UK research base to UK industry
  • develop new products or services and intellectual properties (IPs)
  • address technology, societal and business challenges

Your project must focus on at least one of the following:

  • operational resilience technologies for the protection and recovery of data in IoT
  • intelligent control systems for industry, and for commercial and public sector buildings, to ensure critical systems function as they were designed
  • intelligently protecting the occupants and the systems of the digital home

Your project’s total eligible costs must be between £2.5 million and £4 million with a maximum of £2 million grant requested. Projects must start by 1 December 2019 and end by 31 December 2021. They can last between 18 and 24 months.

Eligibility

To lead a project you must:

  • be a UK based business, of any size
  • collaborate with other UK based businesses, research organisations, public sector organisations or charities
  • involve at least one academic partner
  • involve at least one micro, small or medium-sized enterprise (SME)
  • carry out your project work in the UK
  • intend to exploit the results in or from the UK
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