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Scotland’s Innovation Centres – A unique programme for using research to fuel growth

Scotland’s Innovation Centres – A unique programme for using research to fuel growth

Wednesday, 28th June 2017

Scotland’s Innovation Centres – A unique programme for using research to fuel growth Scotland’s eight Innovation Centres (ICs) are funded by the Scottish Funding Council, with support from Scottish Enterprise and Highlands & Island Enterprise.

The Innovation Centres: international engagement

Wednesday, 28th June 2017

Positioning Scotland at the forefront of innovation A more international Scotland means a more competitive Scotland. By helping Scottish businesses and researchers to engage internationally, the eight Innovation Centres are boosting business and economic growth.

The Innovation Centres: industry engagement

Wednesday, 28th June 2017

Scotland’s Innovation Centres (ICs) have a unique mix of industry experience, connections and real-time knowledge, gained from our intense engagement with industry. This spans the whole spectrum of our sectors from spinouts and SMEs, to international companies and investors.

The Innovation Centres: productive collaboration

Wednesday, 28th June 2017

Opening the door to innovation The potential of Scotland’s academic research base to help companies grow is immense. Businesses often know this, but do not know what to do about it.

Internet of Things: a revolution for society, not just industry

Wednesday, 29th March 2017
Internet of Things (IoT)

We are on the cusp of another industrial revolution and it is an altogether different prospect: connecting devices and developing cyber-physical systems.

£700k investment in Scottish microenterprises to help meet £400m industrial biotechnology goal

Thursday, 26th January 2017
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Small businesses in Scotland are set to receive a significant boost as the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) announces over £700,000 of investment for Scottish microenterprises specialising in industrial biotechnology (IB).

The Data Lab & CENSIS Launch CyberSecurity Call for projects

Wednesday, 23rd November 2016
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The Data Lab in conjunction with CENSIS is launching a sector specific call for projects, targeting the Cyber security services community in Scotland. We are looking for innovative and collaborative projects between an industry and/or public sector lead organisations, and academic partner(s).

CENSIS Technology Summit and Conference 2016

Monday, 17th October 2016
Business man with Censis bag

On Thursday 6th October 2016, delegates from industry, academia and the public sector met to enjoy a full day of speakers and exhibitors at the 3rd CENSIS Technology Summit and Conference in Glasgow.

Inspiring innovation in Scotland – confidence will be the key

Tuesday, 16th August 2016
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Ian Reid, Chief Executive of CENSIS talks about the state of innovation in Scotland after a debate with TEDx Glasgow 2016 delegates.

The Digital Health & Care Institute (DHI) The Glasgow School of Art and help promote breastfeeding

Wednesday, 3rd August 2016
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Visits to Elgin businesses for World Breastfeeding Week follow DHI’s Experience Lab workshops with medical professionals, new mothers and senior school pupils.

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