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Health Technology and Digital Health - What does it mean in reality?

In our recent News piece we discuss the Health Technology and Digital Health sectors. We focus on the the innovative work taking place, and what it means in practical terms. 

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Jane Morrison-Ross, South of Scotland Enterprise

Focussed support for the South of Scotland

07 July 2021

South of Scotland Enterprise and Interface have agreed to work together to help deliver collaborations between Scotland’s academic institutions, SME’s and community organisations in the South of Scotland.

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Designing a smart environment for tertiary education in Scotland.

29 June 2021

The Scottish Funding Council has today published their final report of their review of how best they can fulfil their mission of securing coherent tertiary education skills provision and excellence in research and knowledge exchange in these changing times Review of Coherent Provision and Sustainability - phase 3 (

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Better public services through innovation

23 June 2021

A partnership to boost public service innovation has been announced today (23, June).

Interface, which matches organisations to universities and colleges for innovative research and development, and CivTech, the Scottish Government’s public services innovation accelerator, have agreed a Memorandum of Understanding.

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Creativity and innovation shine as winners of 6th Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards announced

21 April 2021

The major COVID-19 testing facility and a camera in a pill for early diagnosis of bowel cancer symptoms, are just two of the winners in Scotland’s premier awards celebrating business-academic knowledge exchange.

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Man in costume at Whithorn Trust, Dumfriesshire

Tourism in Dumfries and Galloway given digital know-how

09 April 2021

Tourism attractions in Dumfries and Galloway have been finding new ways to share their experiences during lockdown with the help of insights from Scottish universities, to increase their visitor numbers despite being closed.

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Graphic showing GVA statistics and jobs created through Interface's partnerships

Economy and society significantly benefit from matching service

18 February 2021

Significant benefits to Scotland’s economy and society have been highlighted in a new report regarding business-academic partnerships supported by Interface.

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Standard Legal templates for easier know-how

14 May 2020

Developing new ideas and bringing them to market can be a complicated business and there is much to consider, especially in the early stages.

How the new product, process or service will be financed, which business model best suits its commercialisation and who to bring on board to accelerate development to market are big questions which businesses must decide on.

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Business continuity update from Interface

16 March 2020

I would like to provide an update on Interface’s service given the current situation regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Our management team are monitoring the Scottish and UK government advice.

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Celestia lands major R&D investment in Scotland

20 February 2020

An international company specialising in the development of advanced antenna systems will land in Scotland following a grant from Scottish Enterprise.

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Elite Contract Furniture

Elite, unique and making an impact

14 November 2019

Our recently published Annual Review for 2018-19, gives a flavour of the many faces of knowledge exchange, where businesses and academics collaborate for research and development to prove early stage concepts or gain valuable information to deliver a competitive edge.

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