ITF Energy have announced the second event in their series of Innovation Network Tech Talks, supported by Decom North Sea. This Innovation Network Tech Talk, supported by Decom North Sea, will focus on Decommissioning and Well Abandonment. Technology developers, Industry bodies and operators will take part in an interactive session where they will present the challenges faced by industry as well as showcase technologies and developments to assist the decommissioning challenges.

The gap between the UK’s innovation performance, and its ability to commercialise those inventions, could be narrowed by a new toolkit developed by the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) and researchers at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh. The MTC’s new ‘Technology Readiness Measurement Toolkit’ provides a rigorous and independent assessment of the progress of early stage technologies. It will improve communication between investors and entrepreneurs, speed up the development of British inventions and support stronger growth in engineering and exports.

Come and join Interface for an informative event on REACH and Europe – what this means for your chemical and life science business and what support is available. You will hear directly from the experts at Enterprise Europe Network Alsace, the export department of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Alsace, who will discuss the concept and scope of REACH, the latest registration updates and the impacts that this will have for Scottish companies, particularly for exporting chemicals.

The Information Technology Facilitator is travelling across the UK on an interactive roadshow looking for innovative technologies and solutions from organisations and experts outside of the oil and gas industry to address challenges in Asset Integrity, Small Pools, Well Construction and Decommissioning, presented by Key Operators and Service Companies and the Oil and Gas Authority.

The second Oiltech Investment Network’s (Oiltech) Entrepreneurs’ Advisory Workshop in 2017 is taking place on Wednesday, 6th September at Offshore Europe in Aberdeen. The event aims to connect innovative technology providers with access to funding opportunities within the oil and gas sector. The event will provide guidance in terms of getting your technology to market in the fastest and most effective way.

Zero Waste Scotland are currently inviting applications from manufacturers and service providers for projects as part of the wider £18m Circular Economy Investment Fund. The company is looking for projects that drive forward innovation through manufacturing processes and services that achieve material, energy and business savings through sustainable, low carbon business models.

Standards Matter

Join us on Thursday 22 June 2017 for an exciting and interactive day exploring some of the big questions coming up in standardization. We have a number of sessions planned across four broad themes: Standards supporting global growth, innovation in a digital world, future of standards development, and our future society.