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Training

Cyber Scotland Week 2022: Protecting IP for Growth – The practical and legal opportunities of securing your business valuable IP and trade secrets

A conversation on the practical and legal opportunities of securing your business valuable IP and trade secrets. Wednesday 2 March 2022, 11am – 12pm Douglas McLachlan and Musab Hemsi of Anderson Strathern together with Basil Manoussos of Edinburgh Napier University’s Cyber Academy will explore the…
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Social Shifters Student Innovation Challenge – win £1,000 grant funding!

The Social Shifters Student Innovation Challenge is here to support very early-stage social enterprise ideas and to inspire students to find their passion, then take action! The best student ideas will be invited to pitch for a £1,000 cash award…
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Innovation Hub Training – The Commercialisation Series – Inspiring Innovation, Partnering Growth

Do you want your research to reach a wider audience? Do you want to engage a wider public audience, collaborate with industry or take your research to the market place? Learn and develop fundamental skills to create social and economic…
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Converge Challenge – training workshops for 2022

The Converge Challenge is Scotland’s largest entrepreneurial training programme and competition, with a prize fund of £160,000+. It is open to staff and students at Scottish Universities and Research Institutes. 2022 marks the start of their new funding cycle, and with…
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Converge heralds new era with increased support to the next generation of academic innovators

Converge has opened applications for its 2022 programme until 5th April with biggest prize pot in its 11-year history  New categories include Net Zero Challenge and Create Change Challenge  Expanded programme reinforces actions from Logan Review to appeal to most…
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Small grants for academics to hire a PhD Research Assistant in Data and the Creative Industries

Creative Informatics is offering small grants for research active staff across the University of Edinburgh and Edinburgh Napier University that would like to hire PhD-level research assistants for a maximum of 56 hours of work. Applications will be accepted on…
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Creative Informatics PhD Student/Research Assistant funding

Seeking a PhD student in computer-generated graphics to work with AI fash-tech company Away To Mars. We are looking for a candidate to create generative digital art in order to populate a dataset for visual AI training. This will be…
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