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BT, the Telecom Infra Project (TIP) and Facebook partnered to open a UK hub for developing next-generation telecoms technology in 2017.

TEAC (TIP Ecosystem Acceleration Centre) UK provides an opportunity for successful start-ups to work closely with BT engineers based out of Adastral Park, while having access to BT's network infrastructure, hardware and testing facilities. Start-ups also receive 12 month membership of Innovation Martlesham and further collaborative and networking opportunities within the TIP and TEAC community.

2019 competition
Edge Computing and 5G Private Network Infrastructure

BT and TIP have launched the third annual competition for start-ups in telecom infrastructure to join the UK's TEAC, based at the BT Innovation Labs in Martlesham, Suffolk. This year's competition is seeking innovative start-ups with services that can deliver business or social benefits by utilising Edge Computing or 5G Private Network Infrastructure. If you have innovations that are relevant to TEAC we want to hear from you! The final judging panel will be made up of assessors from BT and TIP. The finals are to be held at BT Tower, London on 5th December 2019.

What's in it for your company?

Closing date for applications is Monday 18th October 2019

For any queries, please contact

Apply now!

2018 competition
Intent-Based Networking and Rural Mobile Coverage

In 2018, TEAC UK launched its second annual competition, seeking innovative solutions from start-ups in the Intent-Based Networking and Rural Mobile Coverage fields. Highlights of event are below.

To find out more...

For more information on TEAC UK, please visit the BT PLC TEAC website.

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