Funded Innovation Centres
Find out about each of the individual innovation centres that we fund below and in the presentation - SFC Funded Innovation Centres. For further information, visit the Scottish Innovation Centres website.
Digital Health and Care Innovation Centre
The Digital Health and Care Innovation Centre's focus is innovation in digital health and care that will help the people of Scotland live longer, healthier lives, while providing sustainable and inclusive growth for the country's economy.
Precision Medicine Scotland
Precision Medicine Scotland (formerly Stratified Medicine Scotland) supports economic growth through the transformation of the management of chronic disease by accelerating biomedical research and high quality health care provision.
Centre for Sensor and Imaging Systems
The Centre for Sensor and Imaging Systems (CENSIS) is a centre of excellence for Sensor and Imaging Systems (SIS) technologies and aims to enable leading industry innovators and world-class university researchers to collaborate at the forefront of market-focused SIS innovation, developing products and services for global markets.
Industrial Biotechnology (IBioIC) will accelerate and de-risk the development of commercially viable, sustainable solutions for high value (speciality & commodity) manufacturing in chemistry-using and life science sectors. Its vision is to establish an innovation and growth engine yielding substantial economic impact and delivering increasing and sustainable wealth creation, prosperity and employment in Scotland.
Sustainable Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC)
The core function of the Sustainable Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) is to release the potential for growth through effective collaboration between the industry and the Scottish research community. This will include, coordinated problem solving via Priority Innovation Actions to address the major constraints to growth and development, support for new businesses and ensuring effective knowledge exchange. The resulting growth in production will bring with it investment in Scottish jobs, infrastructure and research, while underpinning food safety and security and an improved diet for the Scottish population.
Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSiC)
The Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSiC) will bring about the required transformational change within the construction industry by delivering a streamlined, single-point-of-entry to a wealth of existing and new academic/public sector expertise, alongside the provision of appropriate innovation support where gaps exist and industry demand is not currently being met. All with an unambiguous focus on innovation as a catalyst to culture change and greater economic impact for the businesses involved and for Scotland as a whole.
The Data Lab
The Data Lab enables industry, public sector and world-class university researchers to innovate and develop new data science capabilities in a collaborative environment. Its core mission is to generate significant economic, social and scientific value from data.