13 November 2018

Forth Valley

Venue: Stirling Court Hotel, University of Stirling, Airthrey Road, Stirling

Time: 10:00 to 13:00

Interface is going on the road to showcase how collaborating with Scotland's world-class universities and research institutes can encourage, initiate and drive innovation amongst businesses.  These partnerships can often lead to new products, services and process; with businesses recording reduced operating costs, increased productivity, profits, export, turnover, and new or safeguarded employment. 

Interface gets the right people together to make the greatest impacts!

This event is one of a series that is being held around Scotland this autumn as part of The Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards. The Awards, which will take place in February 2019, will celebrate the most innovative and successful business-academic collaborations that are happening now across Scotland.

Join us to hear about some of these exciting projects and learn from some of our successful collaborators.  Who knows, maybe you’ll be a future Scottish Knowledge Exchange Award winner!

Speaker:

Douglas MacLachlan, Innovation and Product Development Manager of Falcon Foodservice Equipment - A local Stirling based business that has worked with several universities will share how they have built in academic support as an integral part of their product development processes.

In partnership with Stirling University Innovation Park, the University of Stirling and Marks & Clerk - speakers to be announced soon! 

The event is free to attend.  Registration will be from 10am with the event starting at 10:30am.  The event will end at 12 noon, with a networking lunch until 1:00pm.