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Heart Health SBRI Event Hosted by NHS Tayside

AI supporting early detection and diagnosis in heart failure management This is a Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition funded by NHS Scotland.

Published On: 28 October 2020
Last Updated On: 29 October 2020

Meeting of Innovate UK, NHS Scotland & Social Care and Industry Innovation

UK and Scottish Leaders in Health, Industry, Investment, Social Care, Government and Life Sciences Industrial Innovation in Scotland. Thu, 26 November 2020 10:00 – 13:00

Published On: 27 October 2020
Last Updated On: 29 October 2020

IPO webinar: Protecting your creative products

Hosted by the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) as part of our IP for Business webinar series. Date: Tuesday 27 October 2020 Time: 12pm BST

Published On: 21 October 2020

£3M+ Asthma Health Technology Fund

HELP US SOLVE THE BIGGEST UNMET NEEDS IN ASTHMA WITH TECHNOLOGY. The Asthma Digital Health fund will launch on 20 October 2020 and the deadline for this call is on 09 December 2020 (1pm BST)

Published On: 15 October 2020
Last Updated On: 15 October 2020

SHIL to launch Phase 2 COVID-19 Innovation Fund

A new phase 2 innovation fund from Scottish Health Innovations Ltd (SHIL) will launch on Wednesday 7 October. Designed to support NHS Scotland adapt, develop and strengthen in response to COVID-19, it will harness the knowledge and expertise of health and social care professionals across Scotland.

Published On: 15 October 2020

Scotland's Leading Public Procurement Event Is Going Online

Procurex Scotland is one of the major highlights within the annual public procurement calendar, as Scotland’s procurement community gather to celebrate the power of procurement. This event is unique in that it also hosts what will be the Scottish Government’s 16th. BOOK NOW FOR 27 October 2020.

Published On: 09 October 2020

Innovation Test Beds In Scotland for Health and Social Care

Bringing together industry, academia and healthcare services to improve NHS and social care in Scotland. To look for innovations that will enact positive changes in citizens health outcomes and general well being

Published On: 01 October 2020

NHS Forth Valley Eye Health SBRI Briefing Event

We are launching a new SBRI challenge across NHS Scotland in Eye Health. Join us for a 90 minute webinar to hear about the challenge

Published On: 01 October 2020

NHS Scotland National Procurement

A short video on the work that NHS National Services National Procurement undertake for all of the hospitals in Scotland

Published On: 29 September 2020

Support for Innovate UK award recipients

Innovate UK has developed a range of options for supporting its existing customers with current projects through the impacts of the pandemic

Published On: 23 September 2020

Healthy ageing: Investor partnership programme, round 2

Investors can apply to partner with Innovate UK to align their investments with up to £12 million grant funding in UK registered SMEs delivering innovation in the healthy ageing market. This funding is from the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund. Competition closes 4th November 2020

Published On: 23 September 2020

NHS Scotland and Innovate UK SBRI Home Vision Testing

NHS Scotland and Innovate UK are funding a Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition where successful applicants will receive 100% funding and access to advice from NHS Forth Valley, NHS Ayrshire and Arran and NHS Grampian.

Published On: 15 September 2020

Dundee Interdisciplinary and Innovation Forum (DIIF) event

DIIF: Global Challenges. Wednesday 30 September 11:00 – 12:30. This event showcases how researchers at University of Dundee, and their partners, are working to tackle some of the most pressing development challenges around the world. Microsoft Teams

Published On: 14 September 2020

Improving support and collaboration for digital innovation

To capitalise on this new appetite for collaboration and innovation, we are working with regional teams across England to scale proven innovation. We are providing funding to support implementation efforts to speed up the adoption of remote monitoring and digital tools that will enable new pathways.

Published On: 01 September 2020

Scottish Public Sector Forward Plan

A link to the Public Contracts Scotland website where you can download an excel version of all public contracts live in Scotland today

Published On: 01 September 2020

Danish Online Living Lab - Sustainable Hospitals

Danish Online Living Lab - Sustainable Hospitals An inspiring plenary session, followed by targeted online 1:1 meetings that promises knowledge gain and new business contacts.

Published On: 28 August 2020

Q&A Session from Diabetes SBRI Launch Event 17th August 2020

A summary of the main Q&As from last week’s diabetes SBRIs launch event on 17th August 2020

Published On: 25 August 2020
Last Updated On: 25 August 2020

P4H Scotland Engage 2020 - Scotland’s Online Procurement Event for Health

Online Event 14th September 2020 Delivering Economic Benefit for Scotland Officially supported by NHS National Services Scotland, P4H Scotland Engage 2020 – The Procurement Event For Health, will provide a unique opportunity for Scotland’s NHS buyer and supplier community.

Published On: 25 August 2020

Use of Digital Technology to Support Psychological Therapies – briefing event held 4th August 2020.

Link to briefing event and presentations An SBRI Competition launched by NHS Grampian, in partnership with Innovate UK and NHS Scotland Please click "Read more" for further information

Published On: 05 August 2020
Last Updated On: 25 August 2020

COVID-19 - guidance for sampling and laboratory investigations

As part of the gradual relaxation of lockdown measures, contact tracing is being implemented to allow a sustained reduction in new cases, outbreaks and to reduce transmission. In Scotland, this will be achieved through a programme of community testing, contact tracing and isolation

Published On: 03 August 2020

Innovate UK & NHS Scotland Diabetes Challenges

NHS Scotland and Innovate UK are funding a Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition where successful applicants will receive 100% funding and access to advice from NHS Highland, NHS Lothian and NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde.

Published On: 03 August 2020
Last Updated On: 18 August 2020

Experimental Medicine Funding Call

Innovators you should address gaps in our understanding of the causes, progression and treatment of human disease through experimental intervention, or challenge, in humans. Open date: 29 Jul 2020 Closing date: 16 Sep 2020 16:00 GMT+1 Type: Grants, Researcher-led

Published On: 31 July 2020

Output from event: Meeting of the Industry, Academia and NHS and Social Care Innovation Network

Post meeting recorded TEAMS video of all presentations and links to full individual presentations

Published On: 16 July 2020

Get funding for ideas that address COVID-19

Proposals are invited for short-term projects addressing and mitigating the health, social, economic, cultural and environmental impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Published On: 16 July 2020

Medical devices: conformity assessment and the CE mark

How to conform with the legal requirements for placing medical devices on the market.

Published On: 15 July 2020

DIIF: Research Connect Teams Event Innovation Funding Opportunities

29th July 14:00-15:00 Find out how to access and search thousands of funding opportunities from hundreds of UK and international funders via Research Connect.

Published On: 15 July 2020

Dundee Interdisciplinary and Innovation Forum (DIIF) Events Programme

Our 2020 programme of events are linked to themes of Artificial Intelligence & Data,We invite you to take a look at our programme and to register in advance for events that take your interest.

Published On: 10 July 2020
Last Updated On: 15 July 2020

Invitation-Innovation Network for Industry NHS Social Care and Academia- 16th July 10-12

Innovation Network Meeting on 16th July 10-12 noon- on line.

Published On: 01 July 2020

Webinar Event:Enhancing healthcare through 5G communications

The immediate need to reinforce and improve models of remote healthcare provision in a post COVID environment

Published On: 29 June 2020

Innovation support

Innovative businesses grow faster. If you're looking to develop or improve products or services, or exploring ways to increase productivity, why not ask our innovation experts for advice?

Published On: 29 June 2020

Business and enterprise Manufacturing Guidance for Inovators

Innovation Manufacturing Scottish Government Guidance

Published On: 29 June 2020

CE marking Guidance

How a product complies with EU safety, health and environmental requirements, and how to place a CE marking on your product.

Published On: 29 June 2020

NHS Accelerated Access Collaborative for Innovators

Delivering the best health innovations to patients faster than ever.

Published On: 29 January 2020

Scottish Health Research and Innovation EcosystemBETA

A directory to help companies navigate the health research and innovation landscape in Scotland

Published On: 25 October 2019
Last Updated On: 25 October 2019

Catalyst for Health and Social Care Industrial Innovation in Scotland Summary- August 2019

Funding, Investment and Partnering for Industry, NHS and Social Care

Published On: 27 August 2019

Challenge 2: How can we help people with long-term illnesses access technologies

Challenge Description Our research has shown that in many cases, citizens with long-term health conditions (such as dementia or learning disabilities) can benefit from using particular types of commodity technologies by enabling self-management of their conditions and improving quality of life

Published On: 27 August 2019

What is a Medical Device ( Deffinition)

Just because a product is used in a healthcare environment or by a healthcare professional, does not automatically mean it is a medical device

Published On: 19 August 2019

Supported Business Advisory Group - National Business Support Contract for the Third Sector

Supported businesses look forward to a brighter future

Published On: 29 May 2019

Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund Digital Innovation Hub

Our vision is to make the UK home to data-driven research, scientific advances and innovation in healthcare to improve patient outcomes. To help realise this vision, the Government has committed £37.5 million from the Industrial Strategy Challenge

Published On: 13 May 2019
Last Updated On: 14 May 2019

Inventor Guide

BRINGING YOUR IDEA TO LIFE

Published On: 15 April 2019