Inner City Solutions has been selected to make the economic and business case for a new revenue funded service to businesses in this key growth sector.
The case focuses on the additional GVA which will accrue based on the following services:
- - Recruitment and Building SME Capacity to Innovate
- - Sifting for Innovation - mining for those SMEs with ability to grow at scale
- - Cognitive computing and cloud computing to find innovative solutions to complex problems led by Universities and the Hartree Watson computing capabilities at Daresbury
- - Advanced partnering – forging new partnerships between SMEs with novel products and large scale producers to commercialise products
In total £6m of funding has been secured which will allow for a new team to lead the programme, and accelerate the bringing to market of new products and processes.