The Launch Academy is a national technology accelerator competition for the offshore wind industry, focusing on near to market solutions. The deadline for application to one of the seven challenge calls is Wednesday 16th December.
The nine-month programme consists of technical development and business growth support, and the winning innovators will also be given the opportunity to pitch to the Catapult’s network of investors with the aim of securing investment and a route to market for their products.
The programme is supported by industry and specialists including ScottishPower Renewables (SPR), bp, Barclays Eagle Labs, investment body Green Angel Syndicate, accountancy firm BDO, IP specialists Murgitroyd, law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn, cleantech investors Sustainable Ventures and storytelling consultants Stronger Stories.
For more information on the calls, programme and application process visit: https://ore.catapult.org.uk/what-we-do/innovation/launch-academy/