Food and Drink

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Glasgow’s higher and further education institutions offer excellent food and drink courses, ensuring access to a highly skilled workforce.   Several food companies have invested heavily in recent years, including Allied Bakeries, McGhee’s and Robert Wiseman Dairies. Glasgow is home to many multinational organisations in the drink sector, in distilling, blending and bottling.

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Food research and microbial analysis.

The project: Food research and microbial analysis.

The challenge: Fierce competition among food supply companies to get products into supermarkets, growing legislation and increased consumer awareness has increased industry demand for food testing. ...

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News

   

Virtual reality classrooms and teaching resources to be created by the University of Glasgow

Soon students at the University of Glasgow and around the world will be able travel inside the human...

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Scotland’s young innovators go head to head to tackle the global plastic crisis

A team of young Scots has won VentureJam 2018 with an innovative idea for a jukebox to encourage pla...

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Ultrasonic surgery project wins £6m funding

A research project aiming to find new ways to use ultrasonic tools for complex, robot-assisted surge...

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Blog

   

Equality Through Innovation: The Educator

In our second Equality Through Innovation blog we meet Lise McCaffery, who is inspiring the next gen...

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Equality Through Innovation: The Problem Solver

Equality Through Innovation is a new blog series profiling inspirational social innovators working i...

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Forge ahead

On Friday the 28th of September, from 10am to 5pm, Explorathon 2018 will be hosted in the iconic For...

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Events

   

The Future of Fintech

Symposium on the financial services industry with a focus on Finitech. Ticket includes lunch....

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The Galápagos Above and Below

Evening lecture about the Galápagos Islands by David and Jean Ainsley....

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The Mackintosh Festival

Festival celebrating the creative genius of Charles Rennie Mackintosh. The programme includes exhibi...

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