DemoFest is the annual showcase for Computing Science and Informatics research, organised and delivered by SICSA in partnership with ScotlandIS. The event runs from 4pm to 7.30pm on November 4 at Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh.

It is a great opportunity to talk with colleagues across the 14 SICSA schools/departments, see current research across SICSA; and meet representatives from business, Government and the public sector.

This year’s event will feature:

  • Welcome: Gillian Docherty OBE, The Data Lab
  • Introductions: Jane Morrison-Ross, ScotlandIS
  • Keynote talk from Dr Zoë Webster, Director of AI and Data Economy at Innovate UK – ‘Opportunities for Innovation in AI and the Data Economy’
  • Research & Technology Showcase from 14 Scottish universities covering key areas of research; an opportunity to collaborate and network in an informal environment with light refreshments.

2019 Exhibiting partners:

  • BBC Design + Engineering
  • EIT Digital
  • Energy Technology Partnership
  • Glasgow City of Science & Innovation
  • iCAIRD
  • Informatics Ventures
  • Interface
  • The School of Visualisation
  • Urban Big Data Centre

The event is generously sponsored by The Data Lab, the champion sponsor; and ScotlandIS, Cyber Security and Data Science zones sponsor.

Attendance is free and there is still time to register here.