Event recap: An overview of the new UK Immigration System with TalentScotland

AmyPast Event Recaps, Technology Scotland News

Technology Scotland understands the challenge many of our members face when recruiting the necessary skills to support their businesses. Recruitment from Europe provides an important route to meeting this challenge and the imminent changes to the UK immigration system as a result of Brexit will undoubtedly be the cause of some concern. With this in mind, Technology Scotland teamed up ... Read More

MaaS Scotland Conference Online – session recordings available

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The MaaS Scotland Conference Online took place across Wednesday 30th September and Thursday 1st October 2020 for the first time in an online format. With the opportunity for attendees to join up to seven sessions and hear from over 20 brilliant speakers from across the MaaS landscape, the MaaS Scotland Conference Online offered an alternative to our usual physical event ... Read More

EVENT RECAP – Project Debrief: A conversation about product iteration

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“Project debrief; a conversation about product iteration” is the latest event from our Product Design Scotland network, in partnership with i4 Product Design & Shot Scope. In this session, i4pd Founders Brian Combe and Ewan Maxwell join Shot Scope CEO David Hunter and CTO Lewis Allison to discuss the formation of their partnership which has carried the Shot Scope watch ... Read More

Product Design Scotland: Fireside chat with HAX mentor, Alan Clayton

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As part of the Navigating the Design to Manufacture Journey series, Product Design Scotland and the Knowledge Transfer Network talk with HAX mentor Alan Clayton about the challenges facing hardware innovators around funding, manufacturing and design. HAX offers venture funding and a hands-on program to help startups enabled by hardware move at lightning speed. They help early stage companies through their development and ... Read More

Events recap – Online series: Navigating the design to manufacture journey

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On April 9th, our Product Design Scotland network and Knowledge Transfer Network launched the online event series; Navigating the design to manufacture journey. A weekly lunchtime programme of events designed to tackle the many challenges that face entrepreneurs, innovators and SMEs when undertaking the design to manufacture journey that comes with creating a new product, new functionality or new customer ... Read More

Photonics Scotland – Optical Design Special Interest Group

AmyPast Event Recaps, Technology Scotland News

On the 5th of May Photonics Scotland hosted the first online meeting of its Optical Design Special Interest Group. The group, set up in 2018, is a forum for experts and enthusiasts in optical design, providing an opportunity to share knowledge and discuss challenges affecting this area. In the first online version of the group, attendees heard presentations on The ... Read More

MaaS Scotland Consultation Workshop with Department for Transport

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In March, the Department for Transport published its open consultation on the Future of Transport Regulatory Review. This consultation includes a call for evidence asking for information and views on Mobility as a Service, in particular ‘what the opportunities and risks of MaaS platforms might be, and what role central and local governments should play in their development.’ MaaS Scotland ... Read More