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Scotland’s Invent Calendar

Scotland’s Invent Calendar

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The people behind ‘Scotland is Now‘, the campaign showcasing the the benefits of living, working, studying or doing business in  Scotland, are introducing something a little different for the festive season. Each day throughout December, the site will share a different modern Scottish innovation. Forget about your traditional advent calendar, in…

IBioIC announces call for abstracts for 5th Annual Conference

Wednesday, 15th August 2018
IBioIC Annual Conference 2018

IBioIC has launched a Call for Abstracts for their 5th Annual Conference, ‘Industrial Biotechnology for a Sustainable Future’. The conference will take place at the University of Strathclyde’s Technology Innovation Centre, in Glasgow, on 30th and 31st January 2019. IBioIC19 is set to be the Centre’s biggest and best conference yet, and the…

Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC)

Wednesday, 28th June 2017
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Advancing the growth of a new industry IBioIC’s role, as a specialist in the Industrial Biotechnology (IB) sector, is to stimulate the growth of the sector in Scotland to £900mn by 2025.

£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).

Independent Review of Innovation Centres Programme

Monday, 24th October 2016

Innovation centres created by the Scottish Funding Council are safely on track to deliver economic benefit by driving collaboration between business and universities, a new report shows.

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.

Scotland’s Innovation Centres at TEDx Glasgow: Driving Innovation for a Disruptive World

Thursday, 5th May 2016
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The Innovation Centres are proud to be partners of TEDx Glasgow. The theme at TEDxGlasgow 2016, is entitled ‘A Disruptive World’, considering how individuals and organisations can encourage disruption as a force for good, to make step-changes in thinking, actions and the wider communities.

IBioIC announce a £1 ($1.5) million funding call for UK & international projects in synthetic biology.

Monday, 18th April 2016
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The Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) is pleased to announce the launch of an industry-led funding call for UK and international research projects which utilise the synthetic biology research capabilities of Scottish universities.

IBioIC opens new call for applications for industry-led projects through the use of its two new equipment centres.

Tuesday, 5th April 2016
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The Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre is pleased to announce that a new funding call has been launched today seeking IB process scale-up projects through the use of its two new equipment centres.

IBioIC announces membership to the Bio-based Industries Consortium.

Saturday, 2nd January 2016
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The Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) is pleased to announce its membership to the Bio-Based Industries Consortium (BIC). The BIC represents the private sector in the Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU), a €3.7 billion Public-Private Partnership with the EU.

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