Growing the Scottish economy; what role does innovation in products and services have to play?

  • September 24, 2008
  • Dinner, Discussion
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Jim Mather SMP
Minister for Enterprise, Energy and Tourism, Scottish Government
John McClelland CBE
Chairman, Scottish Higher Education Funding Council
Dr Michael Harris
Research Director, Innovation Policy, National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts (NESTA)

Institute of Physics and The Royal Society of Edinburgh

This discussion appeared in the FST journal below.

Reports on Lord Drayson's challenge to the science community, innovation in the Scottish economy, food security, the Wakeham Review of physics research funding and obituaries for Sir Hugh Laddie and Sir Dick Morris appear in this issue.

Volume 19, Issue 10