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Research Innovation Scotland (RIS)

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Research Innovation Scotland alerts and educates academics, research students and businesses on opportunities for collaboration and ignites new cross-sector partnerships that drive economic and social change.

Research Innovation Scotland was created and is managed jointly by the Scottish Research Pools in collaboration with the Scottish Innovation Centres and Interface.

Check out their interactive map to see how these SFC-funded initiatives can help you.

THE CHALLENGE
Pandemics, global climate change and food security challenges – to overcome the grand challenges we face collaboration and co-ordination across the Scottish Research and Innovation landscape is paramount. We need innovative and interdisciplinary research to protect our health, wellbeing and environment and drive sustainable economic growth.

WHY POOLING?
Research Pooling supports national collaboration allowing Scotland, as a small, ambitious and well-connected country, to match the best in the world in research and innovation. Combining the driving force of our Research Pools, into a shared resource, further enhances our ability to advance R&I and ensure a robust, resilient wellbeing economy for Scotland.

WHAT CAN RIS DO?
RIS showcases the wide range of activities happening across the Scottish R&I landscape; alerts and educates academics, research students and businesses on opportunities for collaboration and ignites new cross-sector partnerships that drive economic and social change.

WHAT YOU CAN DO
Help us fill this space! If you are running activities or events that are cross-sector and cross-disciplines get in touch and help us alert academics, researchers and businesses on opportunities for networking and collaboration.

Keep your eyes open for opportunities to engage and see the impact your research can have on the UK’s recovery.

SHOWCASE YOUR ACTIVITY
We want to promote and share interdisciplinary and innovative activities happening across Scotland, including workshops, webinars, new networks and funding opportunities.

Please fill in our online form to submit your upcoming activity or funding opportunity.

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