IOP Business Forum: Physics, the key to a thriving Scottish economy
3 May 2012
18:00 – 21:00 (including networking reception)
SELEX Galileo Ltd, Crewe Toll, Ferry Road, Edinburgh, EH5 2XS
- How does physics support sustainable economic development?
- What does the future hold for physics-based businesses in Scotland?
This event will bring together business people, policymakers and educationalists to discuss how physics supports sustainable economic development and what the future might hold for physics based businesses in Scotland.
The presentations will be followed by a debate and forum discussion (held under the Chatham House rule). The evening will conclude with a buffet and networking session giving delegates the opportunity to discuss the issues that have been raised and explore the possibility of collaboration with other interested parties.
Arrival and registration
How physics supports sustainable economic development (PDF, 2MB)
What does the future hold for physics based businesses in Scotland? (PDF, 2MB)
Open forum for debate and discussion
Buffet and networking session