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Current Health closes £9 Million series A funding round

10 December 2019

Current Health closes £9 Million series A funding round: device block

Current Health, which offers the leading FDA-cleared, artificial intelligence (AI)-powered patient management platform, today announced it has closed a £9 million series A funding round led by MMC Ventures.

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Digital forensics firm targets new markets after £1.3m funding round

09 December 2019

Digital forensics firm targets new markets after £1.3m funding round: Cyan Forensics - Ian Stevenson 2

Cyan Forensics – the Edinburgh-based start-up whose technology helps police investigators to find evidence faster – has secured a further £1.3m from a consortium of investors.

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The AI & Blockchain Accelerator opens applications for 2020 programme

03 December 2019

The AI & Blockchain Accelerator opens applications for 2020 programme: Ocyan promo card

The AI & Blockchain Accelerator, at the University of Edinburgh’s world-leading Bayes Centre, calls start-ups and entrepreneurs to apply for the 2020 programme. Applications can be submitted online (www.wayra.co.uk) from 3rd December to 15th January.

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Scotland’s carbon reduction ambitions progress with new charter showing commitment from industry and government

27 November 2019

Scotland’s carbon reduction ambitions progress with new charter showing commitment from industry and government: NECCUS-3

Scotland’s bid to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2045 will take a major step forward today (27 November) with the signing of an agreement between the Scottish Government and the North East Carbon Capture, Usage and Storage Alliance (NECCUS). 

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Planning permission submitted for National Manufacturing Institute Scotland

21 November 2019

Planning permission submitted for National Manufacturing Institute Scotland: HLM Architects - NMIS Eye View

A planning application has been submitted for the development of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS) situated at the centre of the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland (AMIDS) in Renfrewshire.

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Leading software company to establish new Scottish HQ after £6m investment

19 November 2019

Leading software company to establish new Scottish HQ after £6m investment: Keith Steele, IOTech

A £6 million investment in leading software company IOTech Systems Limited (IOTech) will help establish a new HQ in Edinburgh and create more than 50 new job as it embarks on a global expansion programme.

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Nearly half of Scots have considered starting their own business

18 November 2019

Nearly half of Scots have considered starting their own business: Alison Loveday

Determination, confidence and ambition top attributes entrepreneurs need

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Pioneering male ambassadors for Women's Enterprise Scotland unveiled

14 November 2019

Pioneering male ambassadors for Women's Enterprise Scotland unveiled: 191110 ambassadors 0120

Scottish Enterprise chief executive Steve Dunlop and School for CEOs managing partner David Sole have been appointed as among the first male ambassadors for Woman's Enterprise Scotland.

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Start-up that helps convenience stores to sell online raises seven-figure sum

13 November 2019

Start-up that helps convenience stores to sell online raises seven-figure sum: Snappy Shopper

A Dundee tech firm with an online platform that helps convenience stores and traditional corner shops cash in on the growth in online grocery sales has raised a seven-figure sum to fund its expansion throughout the UK.

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Future industry leaders programme aims to energise future leaders

13 November 2019

Future industry leaders programme aims to energise future leaders: FILP-oct

A Future Industry Leaders Programme (FILP) has been developed by Scottish Enterprise to support both the energy and skills transition and equip leaders for the future energy market.

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