Marine Research Plymouth – launched in 2021 by the University of Plymouth, the Marine Biological Association and Plymouth Marine Laboratory – is looking for its first Chief Executive Officer. This new appointment will play a key role in putting a national and global spotlight on Plymouth as the go-to destination for marine-related research. Collectively, the […]


Get Involved (lets do well in the SW) Maritime UK Awards (Closes 28th Jan)

The Maritime UK Awards are open to organisations from across the breadth of the maritime sector and its component shipping, ports, services, engineering, and leisure marine industries. With the UK government having launched its first long-term strategy for the sector, Maritime 2050, the award categories mirror its themes. In June 2021, Maritime UK published a stocktake of […]

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Open Call for UK SMEs to Join Connected Places Catapult’s Hybrid Investment Day

Build Back Greener: Investment Raising Opportunity for Net-Zero Transition Supporting Innovative UK SMEs Connected Places Catapult is accelerating UK innovation for cities, transport, and places. Our Hybrid Investment Day (HID) supports innovative, investment-ready UK SMEs to raise finance. Our HID Programme will support UK SMEs to accelerate their commercial sustainable growth by providing: Expert hands-on coaching to help selected companies to refine their pitch A platform to connect with […]


UK-Singapore Collaborative R&D

UK registered businesses can apply for a share of up to £3 million for the purpose of developing innovative proposals with Singapore. Competition opens: Monday 24 January 2022 Competition closes: Wednesday 20 April 2022 11:00am Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, will invest up to £3 million in innovation projects in partnership with Enterprise Singapore. This […]


New Maritime Skills and Innovation Centre opens in Plymouth

City College Plymouth’s flagship Centre of Higher Technical Innovation and Maritime Skills (TIMS) is officially open. Located at the heart of Plymouth’s marine industry and standing just a stone’s throw from the water, the new teaching site at the Marine Enterprise Zone at Oceansgate is an essential part of the College’s ambitions to support the […]