Author / Creator: Believe in Scotland
Media type: News Media
One of the key drivers of a successful economy is innovation. Scotland has a proven track record of being a highly innovative nation. This can be one of the foundations upon which to build an exciting economic future. Main elements are information technology, life sciences, software and gaming, and space technologies.
Author / Creator: Ben Cooper
Media type: Assessment report
Investment in Scotland's R&D has increased over the past decade, but lags behind the UK and other OECD countries. Continued growth in these sectors will require significant investment and policies that incentivise R&D activity.
Author / Creator: The Royal Society
Media type: Fact sheet
Date published: May 2018
This document provides an insight into the current research and innovation landscape in Scotland to inform discussions over how people across Scotland can have the opportunity to contribute to and share the benefits of R&D investment in the UK
Author / Creator: Craig Berry
Media type: Policy Paper
Date published: July 2017
This paper proposes a Scottish Space Agency and Spaceport to make Scotland a world leader in an industry sector of the future.