Launch Academy Introduction (Webinar)
23 November 2021
Venue: Webinar (15:00)
The Launch Academy is a national technology accelerator programme for the offshore wind industry, designed to enhance the UKís offshore wind supply chain, enable greater UK content and support cost reduction through innovation.
The programme provides the complete ecosystem to support the commercialisation of ambitious companies launching new products and services in the sector. ORE Catapult brought technology development and business support under one roof, allowing companies to access its own in-house technical capability alongside a range of business growth expertise from its partners.
The Launch Academy is supported by industrial and business support specialists including two sponsoring offshore wind developers, Barclays Eagle Labs, investment bodies Green Angel Syndicate, and Sustainable Ventures, accountancy firm BDO, IP specialists Murgitroyd, law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn, and the social enterprise marketing agency Stronger Stories.
The Launch Academy will open the doors for applications to join itís second cohort on 15th November. Companies will have the opportunity to respond to technology challenges set by our industrial sponsors, or apply with the open category. This webinar is an opportunity to learn about the programme and the technology challenges and ask any questions which you may have.