TITLE

Taking the initiative

AUTHOR(S)
Gardiner, Barry
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/14/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7688, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the vital role of small and medium-sized enterprises in innovation, as a key to Great Britain's and Europe's future prosperity. In this connection, the government launched the 'Ten Year Science and Innovation Investment Framework." The development of a National Technology Strategy and its supporting funding program was a key component of the framework document. Some of the government's program includes tax credits to small businesses, funding and contributions to universities, and large firms' participation in getting research ideas.
ACCESSION #
18941446

 

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