Webinar on ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries - Tuesday 7th April

Posted on: 03/04/2020

KTN will be hosting a webinar on 7th April on current and future funding opportunities for R&DI projects, aimed to support Foundation Industries.


Webinar – ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries: R&D and Innovation Funding Opportunities for the UK’s Foundation Industries, Tuesday 7th April, 10:30 – 12:00


KTN will be hosting a webinar on the 7th April at 10.30 to demonstrate current and future funding opportunities for R&DI projects, aimed to support Foundation Industries to provide solutions to current industrial and societal challenges.



Foundation industries (FI), including sectors such as metals, chemicals, glass, cement, paper, and ceramics, produce 75% of all the material in our economy and are vital for the UK‚’s manufacturing and construction sectors. Innovate UK/UKRI launched an ISCF £66m funding competition to catalyse cross-sector and supply chain collaboration and accelerate innovation through targeted intervention.


This webinar will present current and future funding opportunities for collaborative R&D and innovation to address Foundation Industries and other societal and industry challenges. At this online event, the attendees will learn about:

– ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries future funding competitions
– Other grant funding relevant to Foundation Industries
– Support from the KTN
– Discussion on other support required by the FI community


Who should attend?

This event is aimed at companies and research organisations that are interested in the Foundation Industries or are part of its supply and value chain and who wish to carry out R&DI projects and connect with potential partners.


Register for the event here!


You can join our LinkedIn Group on TFI to find out more information about funding opportunities and find potential collaboration partners here.



Our work at KTN is ongoing and we are doing all we can to support our staff and our network of businesses across the UK and further afield. Please keep an eye out here for future opportunities to network online using different tools and new platforms.


KTN has established a Covid-19 hub containing information about funding, links to online events, requests for support to help combat Covid-19 and its impact and links to business support sites. Click here to visit the page.


KTN helps businesses get the best out of creativity, ideas and the latest discoveries, to strengthen the UK economy and improve people’s lives, so wherever possible, we’re moving our events online to help keep you connected and continue innovating. More online events are being added to our events listings on a daily basis, so please check our website regularly to make sure that you don’t miss out.

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