Entries by Susannah Lane

Connected Scotland partners meet with Chinese Academy of Sciences delegation hosted by the RSE on 30 May

A delegation from the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), led by Ms. Sun Xiaoming, the Director-General of Personnel Bureau visited the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE), Scotland’s National Academy, on 30 May 2019. The visit was part of an ongoing collaborative programme the RSE has had with CAS since signing an agreement in March 2002. […]

Connected Scotland and Scottish universities Going Global in Germany 13-16 May

Connected Scotland partners, Scottish higher education leaders and the Scottish Government Minister for Further Education, Higher Education & Science Richard Lochhead were in Germany on 13-16 May to promote Scotland and develop strong partnerships with institutions and business in Europe and Germany as part of the British Council’s Going Global conference. A delegation from Connected […]

Connected Scotland partners on the outcome of the EU Referendum

Following the result of the EU referendum, all Connected Scotland partners remain fully committed to positive engagement with the European Union and European partners. Below please find links to partners’ public statements:   Scottish Government and Universities Scotland Joint Statement: Scottish Government and Universities Scotland on the outcome of the EU Referendum Joint Statement: Scottish […]

Connected Scotland China Workshop 11th April

Connected Scotland partners will be holding a workshop on TNE in China in April for representatives from Scottish higher education institutions.   Date: Monday 11th April 2016 Time: 1:30PM – 16:45PM Location: Universities Scotland, Holyrood Park House, 106 Holyrood Road Edinburgh, EH8 8AS RSVP: Please email petra@universities-scotland.ac.uk by Friday 1st April to confirm your attendance […]

Brazil-Scotland Visit Report

The Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland (MASTS) and the Scottish Alliance for Geo-science, Environment and Society (SAGES), the two Research Pools that took part in the Connected Scotland Environmental Management Workshops in Brazil have published a detailed visit report. The report provides a summary of the issues that were discussed during the workshops, […]

CS Record of Achievements and Work in Progress

One year on and Connected Scotland partners are keen to offer a brief summary of the initiative’s achievements and ongoing work since its launch in June 2014.  All of the work undertaken and proposed to date is based on the ambitions shared by all partners in support of the development of international opportunities for Scotland’s […]

Environmental Management Workshops in Brazil

Connected Scotland, with the support of British Council Brazil, will be holding workshops in Brazil with two of Scotland’s Research Pools, the Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland (MASTS) and the Scottish Alliance for Geoscience, Environment and Society (SAGES). These pools between them represent the combined expertise of twelve of Scotland’s universities. The […]

Call for Expressions of Interest: Environmental Management workshops in Brazil

A call for Expressions of Interest for researchers in Scotland to participate in Connected Scotland workshops in Brazil is now open. The workshops, organised jointly by Connected Scotland, MASTS and SAGES aim to increase research collaboration between Scotland and Brazil in areas of joint interest and expertise. Grants are available to cover travel and accommodation […]