Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards 2018 22 February 2018

Venue: Royal Bank of Scotland Conference Centre, Gogarburn, Edinburgh

Time: 12:00 to 18:00

Recognising, rewarding and celebrating the impacts achieved through academic - business partnerships.

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After Money Symposium

20 November 2017

Venue: Alt-w LAB, City Arts Centre, 2 Market Street, Edinburgh

Time: 10:00 to 17:00

This one-day symposium, organised by the Centre for Design Informatics, aims to better understand the implications that FinTech, Cryptocurrency and Smart Contract developments are having on how industry, publics and governments understand money. 

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Tapping into the University of Glasgow's Funding for R&D

23 November 2017

Venue: 20 Trongate, Glasgow

Time: 18:00 to 21:00

The Gaitherin is a regular meet-up of Glasgow's entrepreneurs and academic researchers; a forum where business challenges can be shared, where new research outputs can be showcased, and where new ideas for collaboration can be forged. Glasgow's research covers quantum technologies, alternative energy, biotechnology, stratified medicine, data science and a whole host of other areas; there is no single technical focus at the Gaitherin - the most interesting ideas emerge from hearing about something new.

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Entrepreneurial Academy - Entrepreneurial Finance

28 November 2017 to 29 November 2017

Venue: Kingsmills Hotel, Culcabock Road, Inverness

Time: 09:00 to 17:00

This 2 day workshop will cover key topics such as management accounts, preparing forecasts, financial modelling business plans and sources of funding. Delegates will gain knowledge on the key components of a finance strategy and understand the key points of the various options for growth funding.

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Physics in Food Manufacturing

10 January 2018 to 11 January 2018

Venue: The University of Edinburgh, School of Physics and Astronomy, James Clerk Maxwell Building, Edinburgh

Time: 10:30 to 16:00

The first annual meeting of the Physics in Food Manufacturing Group will address themes in which physics and academia–industry collaborations are likely to make the greatest impact on challenges currently facing food manufacturing. The meeting will bring together physicists from industry and academia to share progress and discuss challenges in the UK’s largest manufacturing sector, in which Physics plays an important role.

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AIMday Manufacturing for the Future

17 January 2018

Venue: John McIntyre Conference Centre, University of Edinburgh, 18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh

Time: 09:00 to 17:00

AIMday is a one-day event that brings together companies and academics to discuss specific business questions related to the topic of Manufacturing for the Future, in order to find a pathway to a solution.

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19 March 2018 to 23 March 2018

Venue: Across Scotland (Various)

Time: 09:00 to 17:00

DataFest18 is a festival of data innovation run by The Data Lab, with events hosted across Scotland from 19th to 23rd March 2018.

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