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5 Technology and Engineering Trends for 2022

January is the time for new beginnings, New Year’s resolutions and… predicting what’s going to happen in the coming 12 months! Here are the 5 tech and engineering trends, which we predict are set to take off and make an impact in 2022.

Could AI-Generated Inventions Soon be Patented in the UK

Innovation funding and Patent Box experts ABGI UK look into where inventions created by AI systems currently stand in regards to intellectual property, and how potential changes will affect UK businesses.

5 facts about antibiotic resistance

While the advances of modern medicine can be truly impressive – for example we are able to develop an effective Covid-19 vaccine in a matter of months – antibiotic resistance is increasingly becoming a cause for concern.

ABGI launches joint venture in Germany

ABGI, the innovation funding specialist, is expanding its existing international presence with a new joint venture in Germany.

HMRC issues advice to avoid R&D tax repayment delays

HMRC is warning companies of possible delays in receiving Research and Development (R&D) tax credits payments.

Harnessing The Power of Technology to Enhance People’s Lives

ABGI is delighted to have been involved in judging the Scotland and Wales regional applications for this year’s Super Connect for Good competition.

R&D Tax Credits within the Construction Industry

Thanks to being homebound during multiple lockdowns, DIY fever has gripped many people throughout the UK and Ireland. This has resulted in increased opportunities for many companies in the construction industry, both in rectifying DIY disasters and building new dream dwellings.

ABGI UK expands into Northern Ireland with Acquisition of IFTC

ABGI UK has declared its ambition to establish itself as a significant player in innovation funding in Northern Ireland with the acquisition of IFTC, a local R&D Tax Credit and Patent Box specialist.

Driving forward innovation across the UK (infographic)

R&D is a critical component of innovation - and innovation is key not only to business recovery from COVID-19 but also to the health of our economy post-Brexit.

Nearly 6,000 Yorkshire businesses received tax credits last year

Companies in Yorkshire and the Humber have seen another rise in R&D tax credits according to tax incentive specialists AGBI.