Two young explorers go through a technological gateway to explore Scotland.

Collider: Keeping Promises: Responsible and Sustainable Tourism in Scotland

25 June 2021

Venue: Online

Time: 13:45

Last year has been devastating for Scotland’s tourism industry. Now, as we are opening up and starting to rebuild Scottish tourism, we must also transform tourism to meet our net zero ambitions. In addition, we want to avoid the problems when Scotland first reopened in the Summer of 2020 where a small minority of people didn’t act responsibly, with unpleasant scenes of rubbish-strewn parks and beaches and anti-social behaviour being reported in some of Scotland’s most beautiful spots. These are threats to the industry’s long-term recovery.

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S5GConnect Awareness Launch

23 June 2021

Venue: Online

Time: 10:00

The S5GConnect programme is a catalyst to increasing awareness about 5G and its capabilities, stimulating demand to harness 5G to innovate new products, services and applications. S5GConnect has three levels of engagement – raising awareness about the potential of 5G; evaluating the possibilities 5G can bring to SMEs; enabling SMEs to scale up and test using our dedicated 5G private networks.

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What makes 5G so special?

29 June 2021

Venue: Online

Time: 10:00

There is a lot of hype around 5G but is it warranted? Is it just faster upload and download speeds, or can the lower latency and massive device density deliver a fundamental change in how we provide services, create products and live our lives?

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Accelerating your innovation in…Industrial Biotechnology

06 July 2021

Venue: Online

Time: 10:30 to 11:30

Are you a Scottish SME, operating in high-value chemical or biochemical supply chains, looking for support to overcome innovation challenges? If so, the SCOUT project is here to help.

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Unlocking the power of 5G in our rural areas

27 July 2021

Venue: Online

Time: 10:00

New 5G technologies will bring more connectivity to rural areas. Not only will this bridge the digital divide but will result in there being many significant benefits for the communities, homes, schools, and industries of Scotland’s rural areas to enjoy.

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