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30th October 2014

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Informatics Forum, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

30 Oct 2014, 12.30 – 15.30

  • Are you interested in knowing more about informatics and computer science research?
  • Do you own a business within digital technologies, health and life sciences, robotics and artificial intelligence, or sensors and imaging?
  • If the answer is ‘Yes’ this event is for you.


DEMOfest is organised by SICSA’s Informatics Ventures in partnership with ScotlandIS and with the kind assistance of Scottish Enterprise and our partner organisations (Scottish EnterpriseKnowledge Transfer PartnershipSIE and Interface) help us to promote the transfer of knowledge and technical skills to industry, particularly technology driven high growth businesses.

Join CENSIS on the day where we will be exhibiting alongside our sister Innovation Centre, the Digital Health Institute.


DEMOfest is an annual technology showcase of leading Informatics and Computer Science research from Scottish universities and creates an environment for industry partners and academics to come together and identify opportunities for:

  • Collaborative Innovation
  • Studentships and Placements
  • Technology Licensing and Consultancy
  • Feasibility and Proof of Concept Studies

Scottish universities can be considered to have the largest ICT research cluster in Europe and this year’s DEMOfest shows the best of Informatics and Computing Science state of the art research in Scotland. This year’s DEMOfest will have a themed focus on:

  • Data Science and Digital Technologies
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
  • Sensor and Imaging Systemd
  • Smart Tourism


12.30Registration and Networking Lunch
DEMOfest Showcase begins
13.30Welcome address
Prof Stuart Anderson, Director, SICSA
Polly Purvis, ScotlandIS
Colin Adams, School of Informatics
DEMOfest Showcase and networking
15:30Event closes


If you would like to attend the event please register at SICSA’s Eventbrite page.