Written Evidence Submitted by the Oil & Gas Technology Centre (OGTC)

(RFA0022)

 

 

About the Oil & Gas Technology Centre

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summary response

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What gaps in the current UK research and development system might be addressed by an ARPA style approach?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What are the implications of the new funding agency for existing funding bodies and their approach?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What should be the focus of the new funding agency and how should it be structured?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What funding should ARPA receive, and how should it distribute this funding to maximise effectiveness?

 

 

 

 

 

What can be learned from ARPA equivalents in other countries?

 

 

 

 

 

 

What benefits might be gained from basing UK ARPA outside of the ‘Golden Triangle’ (London, Oxford and Cambridge)?

 

 

 

 

 

Further evidence

 

 

 

(June 2020)