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Innovation Briefing Issue 4 - Early Edition!

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  • Published on 15 Dec 2020
  • Last modified 15 Dec 2020
An early edition of Issue 4 of the Innovation Briefing is now available in digital form (Flickread) - all 74 pages of it.

Read Issue 4

A final, physical edition of the magazine will be posted out over the holiday period - including exclusive material about new projects. 

Within this digital edition you’ll find

  • Matt Warman, Minister for Digital Infrastructure explaining the 5G Supply Chain Diversification strategy, along with information on the new NEC NeutrORAN project and the SONIC collaboration between the Digital Catapult and Ofcom.
  • Updates and information on the 6 x announced 5G Create Projects, including:
    • Augmented Reality on The Edge (5G EdgeXR spotlight)
    • Shining a 5G light on traffic systems (5G Smart Junction spotlight) 
    • You’ll never talk alone  - 5G Create Liverpool project spotlight. Care for the people of Liverpool is producing some of the most valuable information in how 5G can be used to make a difference in the way we look after those who are often the wrong side of the digital divide.
    • To infinity and beyond! Manufacturing has seized on 5G as a crucial enabling technology, so it’s no surprise that one of the world’s most ambitious manufacturing projects has embraced it.
  • Rural Projects - how have the 5G Testbeds been fairing during Covid19.
  • 5PRING’ing into action with the WM5G accelerator in the West Midlands
    UK5G Security Working Group explores how the security landscape has changed with the advent of 5G.
  • While there are around 30 projects with DCMS support, there are many more projects taking place across the UK. Vaughan O’Grady shares a staycation look at a few of them.
  • 5G: Now I’m here. Why is the term “Real 5G” bandied about so often? Parallel Wireless’ Zahid Ghadialy explains.
  • And many other articles. 

The Innovation Briefing Issue 4 cover

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