Successful Sea Lice Seminar call for action18th December 2014

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Following a board meeting today, 17 December 2014, the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre has issued an open call for Expressions of Interest in industry-led…

£1.7 million capital investment for Scottish Aquaculture6th November 2014

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The Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) has secured £1.7 million funding for state-of-the-art equipment to help address key issues within the industry. The equipment will give researchers and the aquaculture industry new tools for tackling priority areas such as rapid detection of diseases and sea lice control. Their solutions could […]

Executive summary for the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC)5th November 2014

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Scotland is rightfully proud of its aquaculture. The industry exports to over 50 countries and contributes an aggregate economic impact of over £1.3 billion annually to the Scottish economy. Its respected aquaculture businesses and researchers contribute to Scotland’s reputation abroad. Yet there is scope to do more. Innovation in aquaculture […]

Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre appoints CEO27th September 2014

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Heather Jones has been appointed as CEO of the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC). The SAIC, which was launched in June, brings together industry and research to provide innovative solutions with the aim of growing the already substantial contribution aquaculture makes to the Scottish economy. Heather, a native of Ayrshire, […]

Jack Perry to chair Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre Board20th June 2014

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Jack Perry has been appointed as chair of the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre Board, which launches today in Edinburgh. Jack previously served as Chief Executive of Scottish Enterprise for six years until 2009, during which time he was instrumental in the creation of Scotland Food and Drink. Jack Perry said: […]

Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre launched20th June 2014

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A new innovation centre for aquaculture will help create jobs and support the growth, sustainability and profitability of the industry in Scotland. The Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) will bring together industry and research to provide innovative solutions with the aim of growing the already substantial contribution aquaculture makes to […]

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