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DCMS Rural Connected Communities – Competition Briefing Event

Event details
Thursday, 12 September 2019
13:00 pm – 17:00 pm
Overview
This event is open to organisations and businesses who may be interested in leading or taking part in Rural Connected Communities projects.

DCMS Rural Connected Communities – Competition Briefing Event

DCMS, working with UK5G, is running a funding competition briefing event in Leeds for the £30m DCMS Rural Connected Communities Project (RCC) as part of the 5G Testbeds and Trials Programme.

 

The RCC competition will fund up to 10 5G research and development projects to run over the course of two years. These projects will trial innovative use cases and technical solutions to build the business case for investment in rural connectivity and explore the capabilities of 5G to benefit rural communities.

 

Participants will be briefed on the scope, eligibility and how to make an application for funding.

 

This briefing event is open to organisations and businesses who may be interested in leading or taking part in Rural Connected Communities projects, including:

  • Local authorities and other public service delivery bodies
  • Network providers
  • Technology vendors

Other organisations involved in the development, trialling and usage of applications, products and services
Also, if you are looking for potential collaborators there will be an opportunity for delegates to deliver a two-minute pitch to the room with a max of two slides for each pitch.

 

Follow the link below to find out more about this event and to register.

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