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 Kelvin Institute Evaluation: final report (2008) The Kelvin Institute was formed in partnership with Glasgow University, Strathclyde University and Scottish Enterprise (SE) to create greater university-industry collaboration to secure greater benefi...
 Economic Impact Assessment: Ettrick Riverside (2008) The Ettrick Riverside project involved the £6 million redevelopment of a former Victorian Mill to provide office space and meeting facilities. The evaluation aims to report against achievements to dat...
 Market intelligence report: homeland security (2007) This document provides market intelligence into the sector defined as homeland security by the Intermediary Technology Institute (ITI) in Techmedia. For the purposes of this study the definition of ho...
 Foresighting report: power electronics (2007) This study maps out and reviews development trends in the power electronics market with the purpose of identifying future opportunities for new technology development, which ITI Energy could seek to i...
 Foresighting report: non-grid connected micro-generation (2007) The report aimed to assess the market and potential for non-grid micro-generation products sized 10 kW and below. It identified potential market sectors and applications and considered whether these h...
 Synthetic biology: foresighting - technologies and markets (2007) Synthetic biology is the application of engineering concepts to the construction of biological systems. It has potential applications in the fields of bioenergy, drug development, chemical synthesis a...
 Emerging drug targets: ubiquitin signalling - market foresighting (2007) Ubiquitin is a highly conserved 76 amio acid and 8.5kDa polypeptide: the level of ubiquitination influences and controls key cellular processes, suggesting that the modulation of the ubiquitin proteas...
 Non-invasive medical devices: environmental scan - technology and markets (2007) Non-invasive medical devices can be defined as those which do not require insertion into any part of the patient’s body for diagnosis, monitoring or treatment of disease. Non-invasive techniques offer...
 Evaluation of EDGE 2007: Stage 1 report for Scottish Enterprise Dunbartonshire (2007) EDGE 2007 was an eight week transnational entrepreneurship programme developed by Scottish Enterprise (SE) Dunbartonshire to support the development and growth of local businesses; provide young peopl...
 Evaluation of Scottish Enterprise Technology Park (2007) The Scottish Enterprise Technology Park (SETP) was set up in East Kilbride over fifty years ago as the National Engineering Laboratory, and taken over by the Scottish Enterprise Network in 1994, with ...
 Evaluation of Discovery Quay Developments Ltd (2007) Discovery Quay Developments Ltd (DQDL) was established in 1988 as a single purpose joint venture public/private partnership with the aim of redeveloping the Dundee Waterfront site. The redevelopment c...
 Evaluation of Edinburgh Waterfront EWRC (2007) The Edinburgh Waterfront Recruitment Centre (EWRC) was established to link employment opportunities generated through the waterfront development to the need for jobs amongst local people in North Edin...
 Condition monitoring of wind turbines (2006) The aim of the research was to investigate the different condition monitoring techniques that may be applicable for wind turbines, explore their potential application in wind turbines, and examine the...
 Market foresighting: liquid biofuels (2006) Biofuels are a renewable natural fuel source which have the potential to serve as alternative to fossil based fuels. The report focused on liquid biofuels, which depend on feedstocks from agricultural...
 Materials for hydrogen storage: a step towards the hydrogen economy? (2006) Safe and inexpensive hydrogen (H2) storage is essential for the development of H2 as a commercially viable energy vector. The development of a new class of storage materials, specifically for niche ap...
 Market intelligence report: nanotechnology (2006) This document provides market intelligence into the sector defined as nanotechnology by the Intermediary Technology Institute (ITI) in Techmedia. For the purposes of this report, nanotechnology is def...
 Market intelligence report: remote health (2006) This document provides market intelligence into the sector defined as remote health by the Intermediary Technology Institute (ITI) in Techmedia. For the purposes of this document, the definition of re...
 Emerging drug targets: environmental scan (2006) The report aimed to identify key emerging drug targets of the future. It aimed to provide accurate predictions of emerging targets, in order to allow ITI Life Sciences to match future funded programme...
 Synthetic biology: environmental scan - technologies and markets (2006) The report defines synthetic biology as either the design and construction of new biological parts, devices and systems or the re-design of existing, natural biological systems for useful purposes. Th...
 Therapeutic and diagnostic antibody sector: current status and future directions (2006) Monoclonal antibodies (mabs) are monospecific antibodies that are artificially produced from particular substances in order to detect or purify those substances. They are important tools in biochemist...
 Market foresighting: molecular imaging (2006) Molecular imaging is an interdisciplinary field focused on the non invasive measurement and characterisation of biological, cellular, and molecular processes as they occur in living organisms. This ma...
 Improved reservoir imaging: foresighting report (2006) This foresighting report aimed to define the commercial opportunities that improved reservoir imaging (RI) could access, either through fewer dry holes or by improved assessment and recovery of reserv...
 Torrefied biomass: foresighting report (2006) Torrefaction is a low temperature thermal process applied to biomass materials to modify their properties for further processing. The resulting material can be easily stored, handled and milled and th...
 Conventional power generation: foresighting report (2006) Conventional Power Generation (CPG) covers power generation from nuclear and fossil fuels, predominantly coal and natural gas. The report highlights the drivers and developments within CPG, which have...
 Microgeneration: foresighting report (2006) Micogeneration includes power generation systems up to 10 kWe (kilowatt electrical) for mass-market residential and small commercial applications. The report aimed to provide an assessment of the micr...
 Evaluation of support for NESTRANS: report to Scottish Enterprise Grampian (2006) The North East Transport Partnership (NESTRANS) was the first of Scotland’s voluntary regional partnerships, formed to deliver transport improvements across the North East of Scotland. The evaluation ...
 Evaluation of SEDG Telecoms Strategy 2003-2006 (2006) The SEDG Telecommunications Strategy (Broadband Programme) aimed to: ensure that the Dumfries and Galloway region’s businesses and communities had access to appropriate levels of affordable broadband ...
 Evaluation of Grampian Film Office (2006) The Grampian Film Office (GFO) was set up in 2004 in order to address market failures in relation to the TV and film industry in Grampian. The objective of the GFO was primarily to attract production...
 Evaluation of e-business advisory support (2006) E-business advisory support is provided by Enterprise North-East Trust (E-Net), under the Scottish Enterprise Grampian Business Gateway service. The support aims to correct market failure by: raising ...
 Impacts of the St Andrews World Class strategy: mid-term evaluation and economic impact analysis (2006) The St Andrews World Class (SAWC) was launched as a partnership initiative in 2003 to recognise and build on St Andrews’ existing international competitive advantages of golf, tourism and university r...
 Evaluation of Faulds Park (2006) The evaluation examined the development of the high quality business site at Faulds Park, Gourock. It aimed to assess and quantify the overall economic impact of the support given by Scottish Enterpr...
 Edinburgh Pre-Incubator Scheme: evaluation and options appraisal - phase 1 report (2006) The goals of the Edinburgh Pre-Incubator Scheme (EPIS) was set up to increase innovation and commercialisation of new technologies to boost productivity and to concentrate on technology-based start-up...
 Nanomedicine (2005) Nanomedicine can be defined as the application of nanotechnology to the prevention and treatment of disease in the human body. The report aimed to assess: the current status of nanomedicine; nanomedic...
 Biofuels: environmental scan (2005) Biofuels, a renewable natural fuel source, has the potential to: serve as an alternative to fossil fuels; meet climate change commitments; and reduce reliance on fossil fuels and dependence on foreign...
 Energy storage (ES): foresighting report (2005) The study focused principally on a range of electrical energy storage (ES) applications and associated technologies needed for large scale and micro or portable ES (it did not consider the production ...
 Low cost renewable energy (LCR): foresighting report (2005) This report provides a summary of ITI Energy’s initial foresighting study on the market for low cost renewables (LCR) technology, focused specifically on wind and marine energy. In the context of this...
 Falkirk action plan: an evaluation (2005) The My Futures in Falkirk (MFIF) programme aimed to provide a strategic approach to re-engineering Falkirk’s economy, with a view to diversifying into new sectors and reducing dependence on a small nu...
 Evaluation of Rolls-Royce Project ACE (2005) The aim of Project ACE was to assist Rolls-Royce (RR) in 2002 to move their operations from Hillington to a new factory in Inchinnan. This move was to enable RR to remain as a competitive market playe...
 Evaluation of Hillington Park Innovation Centre: final report (2005) The Hillington Park Innovation Centre (HPIC), jointly run by Scottish Enterprise Renfrewshire (SER) and Caledonian Land, aimed to provide high quality business start-up and incubation space for firms ...
 Port Glasgow Community Information Project: Evaluation Final Report (2005) The Port Glasgow Community Information Project aimed to: create a community portal in consultation with the community; help 12 local organisations to develop and maintain websites on the portal; teach...
 Evaluation of E-business (2005) E-business support in Scottish Enterprise Ayrshire (SEA), channelled through the E-Business Demonstration Centre (E-BDC), aimed to address the lag between e-adoption in Ayrshire and the rest of Scotla...
 Cavalry Park, Peebles impact evaluation (2005) Cavalry Park is a business park in Peebles, located within a landscaped setting. The Park sought to address a lack of provision of office accommodation in the Peebles area by providing business space...
 Student Enterprise Incubator: Scion House - an interim evaluation (2005) The Student Enterprise Incubator (SEI), at the University of Stirling, aimed to support student entrepreneurs and increase the success rate of resulting businesses. The evaluation aimed to present: th...
 Ardrossan Harbour Masterplan: evaluation (2005) The Ardrossan Harbour Masterplan aimed to maximise the potential of the Marina and attract further private developments that would broaden the local economy and introduce new employment to the area. T...
 Review of West Lothian Strategic Action Plan: final report to Scottish Enterprise Edinburgh and Lothian (2005) West Lothian Strategic Action Plan (WLSAP) aimed to provide a three-year programme of actions to help the West Lothian economy ‘back on the growth track’. The evaluation aimed to provide an interim th...
 Ettrick Riverside Project evaluation (2005) The Ettrick Riverside Project involved the refurbishment of a Grade A listed building in the Riverside industrial area of Selkirk into office space for start-up and growth businesses. Biggar Economics...
 e-Businessadvisers Programme: final project report (2005) The e-Businessadvisers Programme, which ran from 2000 to 2005, was designed to address two principal market failures: companies’ lack of strategic preparation for e-business; and weaknesses in the pro...
 Foresighting report: mature oil and gas assets (2004) This report provides a summary of ITI Energy’s initial foresighting study focused on the mature oil and gas assets (MOGA) market. For the purposes of the report the MOGA market is defined as fields or...
 Market intelligence report: retail commerce and finance (2004) ITI Techmedia was commissioned by Scottish Enterprise (SE) to undertake labour market research into the retail commerce and finance (RC&F) sector. RC&F is defined as “the conducting of retail transact...
 Market foresighting: stem cells (2004) This research was conducted to provide an overview of the current market and future possibilities for stem cell research and development in Scotland. Stem cells are cells that have the capacity to sel...