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  • Students from City College Southampton visit CMIS

    21 December 2015

    Article from: City College Southampton College The Centre for Maritime Intelligence Systems (CMIS) at Portsdown Technology Park hosted a group of creative media production and advanced manufacturing students from City College Southampton. The students experienced first-hand…

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  • DGP Innovation Challenges 1 and 2 Networking Event

    7 December 2015

    The UKDSC hosted a Networking event for all the winning organisations from the recent themed competitions supporting DGP Innovation Challenges 1 and 2 (Persistent Surveillance from the Air, and Agile, Immersive Mission Training) on the 3rd…

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  • Statement from Steve Brittan, CEO of the UKDSC, on the SDSR

    26 November 2015

    Commenting on the National Security Strategy and Strategic Defence and Security Review 2015, Steve Brittan, CEO of the UKDSC welcomes the positive statements in the review related to the Defence Growth Partnership and the UK Defence…

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  • ‘Autonomy & Big Data for Defence’ Webinar

    4 November 2015

    On the 3rd November the UKDSC and Centre for Defence Enterprise (CDE) held a Webinar for the latest UKDSC sponsored Innovation Challenge competition ‘Autonomy & Big Data for Defence’. The Webinar was an opportunity for…

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  • CDE Innovation Challenge Autonomy & Big Data

    27 October 2015

    Autonomy and big data for defence The Centre for Defence Enterprise (CDE) presents this SBRI themed competition in association with UKDSC, as part of the Defence Growth Partnership (DGP) Innovation Challenge. This competition aims to…

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  • Lord Francis Maude Visits the UKDSC

    23 October 2015

    UK Defence Solutions Centre hosts visit by Minister for Trade & Investment Francis Maude Lord Francis Maude, the Government’s Minister for Trade and Investment, visited the UK Defence Solution Centre (UKDSC) at the Cody Technology…

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  • Defence Growth Partnership Innovation Challenge winners announced

    21 September 2015

    The Ministry of Defence has selected the first winners of the Defence Growth Partnership (DGP) Innovation Challenge, valued at around £2 million for the initial phase of work. More than 20 projects have been chosen…

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  • Industry and Government Partnership Boosts Defence Sector

    18 September 2015

    ‘Customer Ready’ document highlights Defence Growth Partnership’s successes Launch of £10 million fund to develop dual-use technologies 90 students signed up to first ever Masters Level standard apprenticeship in the UK First winners of £10…

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  • Defence Growth Partnership Leaps Forward with Opening of £4 Million Maritime Intelligence Centre

    4 June 2015

    New Centre will develop unmanned autonomous boats and submarines Minister for Portsmouth Matthew Hancock will today officially open a new cutting edge centre for research into unmanned autonomous boats, submarines and other vessels – a…

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  • Ministers open the pioneering UK Defence Solutions Centre and announce a £10 million ‘DGP Innovation Challenge’

    23 March 2015

    Business Minister Matthew Hancock and Defence Minister Philip Dunne today opened the Defence Growth Partnership’s (DGP) UK Defence Solutions Centre (UKDSC) at the Cody Technology Park in Farnborough, Hampshire. As part of the opening Philip…

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