News

There is so much happening across Glasgow and the West of Scotland and our news portal will allow us to share it with you.

Whether it is ground breaking research, a new invention or a high profile science engagement activity, we want to hear about it. Our news-hub will share science-related stories which are taking place across the Glasgow city region. We want it to be a one-stop portal for science activities across Glasgow and the West of Scotland, so don’t hesitate to let us know of anything and everything you are involved with.

Simply send us your news updates, images and/or videos and we’ll share them here. 

Free training to help tech employers attract, recruit and retain female talent

17/04/2017 News

Businesses in Scotland’s digital technologies sector are being encouraged to sign up for a new programme designed to give employers the advice, skills and insights needed to increase the number of women working in the industry.

Find out more...

Research at Strathclyde to investigate efficacy of cancer medicines

10/04/2017 News

The Scottish Government is investing £300,000 this year in a programme which investigates whether medicines are as effective in the ‘real world’ as they are in clinical trials.

Find out more...

Dr Carol Clugston awarded a prestigious Lord Provost's Award

10/04/2017 News

Dr Carol Clugston, Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the College of Medicine, Veterinary and Life Sciences (MVLS) at the University of Glasgow, has been awarded a prestigious Lord Provost's Award from the City of Glasgow in the category of health.

Find out more...

Venturefest Feeder Event: Partnerships that drive Innovation

10/04/2017 News

A workshop to help innovators build better partnerships that are able to win Innovate UK funding is being held in Glasgow on 31 May 2017 as part of the Venturefest Scotland Feeder Event series.

Find out more...

Unravelling the Scale-Up Challenge: opportunities for moving forward

07/04/2017 News

Strathclyde Business School is delighted to welcome Sherry Coutu, CBE on Wednesday 19 April to discuss the scale-up challenge. Sherry will touch on the benefits of scale-ups and the role universities can play in supporting these opportunities.

Find out more...

CodeClan tops up the talent pipeline as tech businesses ‘go local’ to hire

07/04/2017 News

CodeClan, Scotland’s first SQA accredited digital skills academy, expects to train over 250 software developers in 2017 after a recent survey revealed that 73 per cent of businesses will turn to Scotland to hire digital talent this year, an increase of 15% on last year’s figures.

Find out more...
 

 

What’s happening

This is a living, breathing website with regular updates on news, blogs and events. It’s the place to come back to again and again if you want to know what’s happening in the science and technology world in Glasgow and the West of Scotland.

Subscribe to keep up to date on our latest news, blog posts and events.

News

   

Dog's leg saved from amputation by new bone regeneration technology

Scientists and veterinarians from the University of Glasgow have successfully saved the leg of a two...

Read more...


Girls with Grit

An event aimed at giving girls and women the confidence to follow a STEM (science, technology, engin...

Read more...


UK Quantum Imaging Technologies showcased at the world’s largest photonics industry event

QuantIC, the UK Quantum Technology Hub in Quantum Enhanced Imaging is exhibiting at Laser World of P...

Read more...

Blog

   

Top tech jobs in the West of Scotland

Here are 5 fulfilling roles in tech to be found right now across Glasgow and the West of Scotland th...

Read more...


5 brilliant jobs in digital and technology in Glasgow and the West

Our partner, Enigma People Solutions is working on a variety of brilliant and interesting vacancies ...

Read more...


What will be your Image of Research for 2017?

The University of Strathclyde’s annual competition, Images of Research, recently launched this yea...

Read more...

Events

   

Mugstock Festival

Boutique festival organised on a not-for-profit basis, featuring music, food, drink, theatre, art, c...

Read more...


The Scottish Learning Festival

SLF is the biggeset education conference and exhibition in Scotland and has something to offer every...

Read more...


Venturefest Scotland

Business and networking event and part of the Venturefest Network. This free event connects SMEs wit...

Read more...

previous post next post