Creative Industries

Glasgow School of Art hosts one of Europe’s largest labs for 3D visualisation, and the Savalas Dolby Premier Studio at Film City is one of only three in the UK.

Glasgow School of Art hosts one of Europe’s largest labs for 3D visualisation, and the Savalas Dolby Premier Studio at Film City is one of only three in the UK. This adds to Glasgow’s growing reputation as a filmmakers’ location and Pacific Quay proudly hosts BBC Scotland, STV and young creative companies at The Hub.

Discover more about the flourishing and vibrant Creative Clyde community. 

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Connect-In finds the smart tag solution

The project: As part of the Creative Clyde project, Scottish Enterprise partnered with Innovate UK who invested £640,000 in 11 Creative Industries companies through the Creative Clyde launchpad competition.

Connect-In were one of the successful companies to benefit from significant investment and ongoing support from Scottish Enterprise. The competition has allowed them to develop and commercialise ...

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Opening new windows on the marketing mix

The project: When you think of VELUX roof windows, the first thing that springs to mind probably isn’t Virtual Reality (VR).

But that’s exactly what Glasgow-based experiential agency, Kommando and partner agency, Story, used to bring VELUX suppliers and installers closer to the newest product to be added to their ...

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Soluis has clear vision for immersive technology

The project: With more than 6 years’ experience of developing Augmented and Virtual Reality solutions, Glasgow firm Soluis has a clear vision for how immersive technologies can help transform the world of work.

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Mercy me! Songwriters let off steam to go green

The project: ‘From Steam To Green’ Songwriting Brief is a joint project between Glasgow City of Science and University of the West of Scotland MA: Songwriting & Performance that asks songwriters to interpret and develop historical materials around the legacy of James Watt in the context of new energies, new cultures, new perspectives on science.

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Opera strikes a chord through Alzheimer’s project

The project: Alzheimer’s Project is a joint project between Scottish Opera and Alzheimer Scotland. The participants group involves people with dementia, their carers, and a team of professional singers and artists who lead weekly practise sessions that involve a wide range of activities reflecting the diversity and richness of opera.

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3D Definitive Human: Head and Neck viewer

The project: 3D Definitive Human: Head and Neck viewer

A fully interactive and medically validated 3D viewer for head and neck anatomy, a pioneering collaborative project between the Digital Design Studio, Glasgow School of Art and NHS Education for ...

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News

   

Animal vision inspires new computer-controlled single-pixel cameras

Scientists have taken inspiration from how animals’ eyes work to create a new way for computer-con...

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CodeClan empowers employers to plug Scotland’s digital skills gap

CodeClan, the UK’s first fully accredited digital skills academy is reaching out to employers seek...

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Cycling to work may cut your risk of premature death by 40%

Using your bike to get to work could cut your risk of developing cancer and heart disease by almost ...

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Blog

   

Design Creativity Through Humour and Improvisation

Coming up with good ideas is a funny old game! Dr Gillian Hatcher from the University of Strathclyde...

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Engage with Strathclyde Business School

Discover an engaging series of events aimed at public, private and third sector organisations arrang...

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Mining, Tourism and Settlements in Outer Space

Who owns the Moon? On 2 May, Dr Saskia Vermeylen will give an enlightening talk as part of Engage wi...

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Events

   

Images of Research Exhibition

Visit the exhibition to see this year's entries to the University of Strathclyde's annual Images of ...

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Making Glasgow a Sustainable Food City

The event addresses the societal issues of health and food provision in Scotland and how these issue...

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Images of Research Opening Night

Event host, Professor Sir Jim McDonald, is joined by some of this year's competition judges to annou...

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