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Innovation investment

08 February 2018

Innovation investment: David Smith

Funding announced for leading laser scientists

TC BioPharm and the NIPRO Corporation announce strategic programme co-developing a novel gamma-delta CAR-T product to treat cancer

07 February 2018

TC BioPharm and the NIPRO Corporation announce strategic programme co-developing a novel gamma-delta CAR-T product to treat cancer: Jim Watson

Scottish Enterprise will contribute £2.7m via a ‘seek and solve’ grant to fund pre-clinical activities

New research highlights up to £72bn of opportunities in the wave, tidal and offshore wind energy supply chain

01 February 2018

New research highlights up to £72bn of opportunities in the wave, tidal and offshore wind energy supply chain: NeSSIE Research Reports

Tackling corrosion issues and developing new materials in the wave, tidal and offshore wind sectors across Europe could save up to £74 billion for developers and create up to £72 billion of supply chain opportunities by 2050, according to two new reports published today.

The Collaborative Economy & Scottish Tourism – Report released at today’s ETAG Conference

01 February 2018

The Collaborative Economy & Scottish Tourism – Report released at today’s ETAG Conference: The Collaborative Economy and Scottish Tourism Report (picture)

The Collaborative Economy and Scottish Tourism Reportcommissioned by Scottish Enterprise, the Scottish Tourism Alliance and the Scottish Government, is released this morning at the annual ETAG (Edinburgh Tourism Action Group) conference at the McEwan Hall, Edinburgh.  Peter Jordan, of international research and insight agency Toposophy will share findings with senior representatives from Edinburgh’s tourism industry as they meet to explore the key issues and opportunities arising from Edinburgh’s ongoing success as a visitor destination.

Sofant Technologies secures £800K investment

31 January 2018

Edinburgh-based Sofant Technologies Ltd has secured nearly £800K of new investment in an over-subscribed funding round from angel syndicates Kelvin Capital Ltd, Newable and Investing Women as well as Old College Capital and Scottish Investment Bank.

Employees to take the wheel at Jerba Campervans

31 January 2018

Employees to take the wheel at Jerba Campervans: Jerba Campervans

A North Berwick-based company which specialises in converting Volkswagen Transporter vans into luxury campervans has become Scotland’s latest employee-owned business, with 15 staff becoming owners.