Take a look below at our activity highlights across June.

Date Activity Description
7th June Engineering Skills Leadership Group Attended regular meeting of ESLG to discuss key topics across skills within the engineering/manufacturing sector.
7th June Scottish Cluster Ecosystem Alliance Attended regular meeting of SCEA to connect with other technology clusters across Scotland and discuss shared challenges.
13th June Manufacturing a Diverse Future Attended an event delivered by NMIS exploring diversity challenges within the manufacturing sector.
14th June BEIS Semiconductor Inquiry Submitted evidence to UK Semiconductor inquiry, highlighting capability across Scotland in design, fabrication and compound semiconductor development.
14th June 10th Anniversary of Fraunhofer UK Attended anniversary celebration in London and witnessed the launch of ‘Glentanglement’!
15th June IET Engineering Policy Group Scotland Panel Meeting Attended the quarterly meeting of the EPGS panel.
16th June Industry-Academia Open-Space event on Imaging Took part in an open-space event organised by the University of Glasgow focussing on imaging and potential new routes and projects for engagement with industry.
20th June Photonics update meeting with officials from Scottish Government and Scottish Enterprise Regular monthly meeting to discuss photonics sector in Scotland and Photonics Scotland activities.
21st & 22nd June PIADS Conclave Took part in the annual Centre for Doctoral Training in Photonic Integration and Advanced Data Storage (PIADS) Conclave to learn more about the students’ research and CDT
23rd June MaaS Scotland Annual Conference Delivered the annual highlight for the MaaS Scotland network. Attended by over 100 attendees from across the UK.
24th June 1st Opening up Photonics Steering Board Meeting First meeting of newly appointed OuP Steering Board. Discussed priority actions for the initiative.
28th June 6th Photonics for Space Special Interest Group Meeting Hosted by Higgs Innovation Centre with presentations on UKATC and current funding landscape.
28th June Sustainability, net zero and resilience planning meeting. Attended meeting to develop IET event on sustainability, net zero and resilience.
29th June Innovate UK Design Innovation Network Attended working group on Future Fit Leadership, exploring opportunities to develop design/innovation leadership within the UK
30th June Photonics21 Meetings Attended P21 Board of Stakeholders meeting and 1st day of Annual Partnership meeting.

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