What is Technology Scotland?


Technology Scotland is the representative body for the Enabling Technology Sector in Scotland.

Through our three networks, we support a vibrant community of industrial and academic organisations who are developing technologies to deliver product advancements in markets from healthcare and communications to manufacturing and mobility.

Technology Scotland delivers clear business value to members, providing a catalyst for growth and supporting the community through networking, collaboration, lobbying and
thought leadership.

Representing industry interests to government

Promoting Scottish technology capabilities within the UK and internationally

Influencing policy at both Scottish and UK government level

Supporting the community through events, workshops and forums

Interfacing to key national and international stakeholders

Our networks

Photonics Scotland is a community for all photonics and photonics-enabled organisations in Scotland. We
are the focal point for the sector and a trusted partner to our members allowing us to represent their views
to a number of key stakeholders. We also facilitate a cohesive sector, providing a range of events, working
groups and networking opportunities that help to drive collaboration between industrial and academic

Ultimately, our goals are simple: to raise the profile of the sector, help grow this thriving cluster, and drive
photonics innovation in Scotland.

Find out more about Photonics Scotland.