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Realising the Cultural and Human Dimension Symposium – CALL FOR PAPERS

Realising the Cultural and Human Dimension Symposium – CALL FOR PAPERS

Mon 6, Nov 2017

The Symposium will gather UK, US and other international experts and practitioners from defence, academia, OGDs and NGOs to seek understanding of contemporary issues involving cultures through application of spatial and temporal social science analysis tools and methods. DEADLINE: 28 February 2018.

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Funding for Original Research to Find Explosives Hidden in Electrical Items

Funding for Original Research to Find Explosives Hidden in Electrical Items

Wed 1, Nov 2017

The government has announced £3 million research funding to support innovative research to develop new ways of detecting explosive devices concealed in electrical items. This is part of the Future Aviation Security Solutions (FASS) programme.

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CSIT Labs Cohort 3 Applications Open

CSIT Labs Cohort 3 Applications Open

Tue 31, Oct 2017

CSIT Labs has launched a call for applications to its third cohort. Teams will partake in a 9-month managed incubator programme which provides up to 3 man-months of funded engineering development resource, to take ideas and promising research in the field of cybersecurity through to investment and market ready stage. DEADLINE: 8 Dec 2017

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Future Aviation Security Solutions (Shoe Screening): Request for Expressions of Interest

Future Aviation Security Solutions (Shoe Screening): Request for Expressions of Interest

Mon 30, Oct 2017

The Joint Security and Resilience Centre (JSaRC) is conducting a ‘market engagement’ exercise to find technological solutions capable of screening shoes for explosives and other threats whilst remaining on a passenger’s feet. DEADLINE: 12 November 2017

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JSaRC Priority Proposals [Open Monthly CALL]

JSaRC Priority Proposals [Open Monthly CALL]

Thu 12, Oct 2017

The Home Office and the UK Security and Resilience Industry Suppliers’ Community (RISC) are inviting organisations within the wider security sector to submit proposals to help inform the future development of the JSaRC work-plan. Please note this is an open monthly call. NO DEADLINE.

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Newton RCUK-Colciencias Research Partnerships Call 2017

Newton RCUK-Colciencias Research Partnerships Call 2017

Wed 11, Oct 2017

Research Councils UK (RCUK) and the Administrative Department of Science, Technology and Innovation of Colombia (Colciencias) are pleased to invite applications to the Newton RCUK-Colciencias Research Partnerships Call 2017. DEADLINE: 30 November 2017.

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Launch of Global EPIC

Launch of Global EPIC

Tue 10, Oct 2017

Global EPIC has been founded to enable the future securely through the development and sharing of new knowledge in the field of cyber security - leading to societal, economic and technological impact in a timely fashion.

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GCRF Challenge Leaders – vacancies at RCUK/UKRI

GCRF Challenge Leaders – vacancies at RCUK/UKRI

Mon 9, Oct 2017

RCUK/UKRI are looking to appoint  GCRF Challenge Leaders to give strong, intellectual and strategic leadership for each Challenge Portfolio, and to strengthen coordination across multiple delivery partners.

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The Informer – CALL FOR PAPERS

The Informer – CALL FOR PAPERS

Tue 26, Sep 2017

The Strategic Hub for Organised Crime Research (SHOC) is currently inviting submissions (1,000-1,500 words) for its blog The Informer.

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NCA Independent Reference Group – New Members wanted

NCA Independent Reference Group – New Members wanted

The National Crime Agengy (NCA) is currently recruiting new members for the Independent Reference Group to advise the Board on novel or contentious issues that could affect trust and public confidence in the Agency. DEADLINE: 9 October 2017.

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