The scheme, Graduates for a Greater Manchester, is aimed at ensuring that graduate talent stays in the cities it comes from to curb regional brain drain to London.
The manufacture and design of Gladiator is likely to be wrapped up within two years, with aircrew expected to begin training on the equipment in 2021.
The government said that the investment is a crucial part of the Industrial Strategy and part of larger efforts towards a net zero carbon economy.
Leaders from academia, business and data privacy organisations have been brought into the committee, which is expected to promote the adoption and ethical use of the AI technology in British businesses and organisations.
The migration of the NHS IT services to VMware Cloud is expected to help accelerate digitally-enabled care and also improve operational efficiencies.
The UK tech sector did particularly well in 2018 by attracting £5bn in scale-up investment, which represents 5.2% of global high-tech scale-up investment of more than £245bn in the 2015-2018 period.
The report found that 13.7% of employees face high risk of automation at their respective occupations and would require moderate training efforts, of up to a year to up-skill themselves to take up safer roles.
The UK business organisation has urged the government to come up with a comprehensive roadmap and define a long-term trajectory for its own R&D expenditure in order to reach the target.
A host of start-ups, business leaders, investors and policymakers are expected to take part in the international forum, which aims to explore how synthetic biology can transform society.
The new Councils and Connectivity Report from Mobile UK revealed that only 28% of councils’ local plans have any detailed reference to mobile connectivity.