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Cornwall and the South West are at the forefront of RD&I in marine tech, including offshore renewables. The University of Exeter and University of Plymouth are leaders in this field. We are working closely with these institutions and others to ensure that RD&I is on course to support and meet the emerging and future needs of the FLOW industry. We will:

  • Ensure RD&I alignment in the work of regional and national universities RD&I activities to the FLOW industry’s needs
  • Ensure regional RD&I capacity exists in the RTO and T&E institutions to support rapid FLOW cost-reduction and sector-build out