Member organisations

Centre of Excellence for Sensing, Imaging & IoT Technologies

CENSIS is Scotland’s Innovation Centre for sensing, imaging and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies. We work with private and public organisations of all sizes to de-risk and accelerate innovation and overcome technology barriers to achieve business transformation.

Primary Contact: Paul Winstanley, CEO
General Enquiries:
info@censis.org.uk
Website
: www.censis.org.uk

 

Construction Scotland Innovation Centre

By linking together businesses, university experts, the public sector and the economic development networks, our industry-led team supports a culture of innovation that drives transformational change across the construction industry. 

Primary Contact: Stephen Good, CEO
General Enquiries:
hello@cs-ic.org
Website
: www.cs-ic.org

Digital Health & Care Institute

We play a pivotal role inspiring, enabling and combining world-leading industry and academic expertise with service, business and technical innovation to create person-centred digital health and care innovations to positively impact society.

Primary Contact:  Prof. George Crooks, CEO
General Enquiries: hello@dhi-scotland.com
Website
: www.dhi-scotland.com

ETP

ETP is the Scottish academic research pool in energy, an autonomous alliance of 13 independent Scottish Higher Education Institutions providing world-class capability and resources in energy R&I, supported and co-funded by the Scottish Funding Council.

Primary Contact: Stephen-Mark Williams, Executive Director
General Enquiries: Sairah Tariq, Communications Assistant
Website: www.etp-scotland.ac.uk

Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre

IBioIC connects industry with academic expertise and government to accelerate and de-risk commercialisation, to bring new biotechnology processes and products to the global market. It does this by offering scale-up facilities, talent development, funding provision, networking opportunities and promotion of Scotland’s unique assets.

Primary Contact: Mark Bustard, CEO
General Enquiries:
info@ibioic.com
Website
: www.ibioic.com

Interface – The Knowledge Connection for Business

Interface – The knowledge connection for business is a central hub connecting organisations from a wide variety of national and international industries to all of Scotland’s universities, research institutes and colleges.

Primary Contact: Dr Siobhán Jordan, Director
General Enquiries: info@interface-online.org.uk
Website: www.interface-online.org.uk

Marine Alliance for Science & Technology for Scotland

MASTS represents Scotland’s marine science expertise with the aim of encouraging collaboration, science excellence and the delivery of impactful research of the highest calibre.

Primary Contact: Emma Defew, MASTS Programme Coordinator
General Enquiries: masts@st-andrews.ac.uk 
Website: www.masts.ac.uk

Precision Medicine Scotland Innovation Centre

PMS-IC brings together industry innovators, clinicians and world-class researchers to collaborate on Precision Medicine opportunities. 

Primary Contact: Marian McNeil, CEO
General Enquiries:
via website
Website
: www.precisionmedicinescotland.com

Scottish Alliance for Geoscience, Environment & Society

SAGES pools world-leading expertise in geoscience and environmental science from across Scotland’s research base, creating an multi-disciplinary alliance at the forefront of earth and environmental research.

Primary Contact: Professor Mark Inall, Director
General Enquiries: Carol.Thomson@glasgow.ac.uk
Website: www.sages.ac.uk

Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre

Our purpose is to transform Scottish aquaculture by unlocking sustainable growth through innovation excellence. Connecting businesses and academics, we fund and support commercially relevant, collaborative research.

Primary Contact: Heather Jones, CEO
General Enquiries:
info@scottishaquaculture.com 
Website
: www.scottishaquaculture.com

Scottish Universities Chemistry Research Pool

Promoting Chemistry and its importance in 21st-century society. Driving research and innovation. Facilitating networks between chemistry and other scientific disciplines. Training future generations of scientists.

Primary Contact: Dr Alan Wiles, Director of Operations
General Enquiries: Scotchem@st-andrews.ac.uk
Website: www.scotchem.ac.uk

Scottish Informatics & Computer Science Alliance

The Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA) is a collaboration of 14 Scottish Universities. SICSA promotes international excellence in University-led research, education, and knowledge exchange for Scottish Informatics and Computer Science

Primary Contact: Aileen Orr, SICSA Executive Officer
General Enquiries: admin@sicsa.ac.uk 
Website: www.sicsa.ac.uk 

Scottish Imaging Network: A Platform for Scientific Excellence

Bringing together medical imaging researchers across clinical and experimental domains, with areas of expertise including Molecular Imaging, Cognitive Neuroimaging, Ultrasound, Imaging Trials, Methods Development, and Image Analysis and AI.

Primary Contact: Dr Kristin Flegal, Lead Scientific Officer
General Enquiries: kristin.flegal@glasgow.ac.uk
Website: www.sinapse.ac.uk

Scottish Research Partnership in Engineering

The strategic partnership of Scotland’s universities working in collaboration with industry and government to future-proof Scotland’s position as a world-class centre of research excellence and globally competitive driving force in engineering.

Primary Contact: Dr Caroline Cantley, Executive Director
General Enquiries: contact@srpe.ac.uk / www.srpe.ac.uk/contact
Website
: www.srpe.ac.uk

Scottish Universities Life Sciences Alliance

Stimulating greater connectivity across boundaries for the acceleration and growth of our Life Science sector, with a dedication to supporting lifelong learning and inclusive collaboration.

Primary Contact: Jill Inkster, Operations Officer
General Enquiries: jill.inkster@glasgow.ac.uk
Website
: www.sulsa.ac.uk

 

Scottish Universities Physics Alliance

SUPA places Scotland at the forefront of research in physics through co-ordinated promotion and pursuit of excellence, SUPA has been highly successful in establishing Scotland as a recognised international leader in research and advanced post-graduate training in physics.

Primary Contact: Prof. Alan Miller, CEO
General Enquiries: admin@supa.ac.uk
Website
: www.supa.ac.uk 

The Data Lab

The Data Lab is Scotland’s Innovation Centre for data and AI. Our mission is to help Scotland maximise value from data and lead the world to a data powered future. We are here to accelerate the journey by fueling innovation through collaboration, building skills and growing talent, and strengthening Scotland’s thriving data science community. 

Primary Contact: Gillian Docherty, CEO
General Enquiries: info@thedatalab.com
Website: www.thedatalab.com

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