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The Bayes Centre Welcomes New Partnership with Transwap

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The Bayes Centre is excited to welcome new partners, Transwap. TranSwap is a fintech company which empowers global business growth by simplifying global payments and collections.

Rovco Announces Shift in Executive Team while CEO Targets Scale-Up Tech Company for Wider Industrial Robotics Market

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Simon Miller to head-up Rovco. Nick Boorman appointed Group CFO. Rovco Founder Brian Allen to be Group CEO and will lead Vaarst technologies into multiple sectors.

Bayes Centre Announces Cohort for EIE21

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The Bayes Centre is delighted to announce the 32 high growth data-driven tech start-ups selected to take part in this year’s virtual EIE21.

Fifteen Pioneering Start-Ups Selected for AI Accelerator

Fifteen start-ups addressing a wide range of pressing global, business and health issues have been selected from applicants across the world to join the Post-Covid AI Accelerator.

RSE launches two funding initiatives to kick-start academic research in response to pandemic and climate change

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The Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE), Scotland’s national academy, this week announced two new funding calls to help tackle two of the world’s most urgent challenges: the impact of Covid-19 and climate change.

Neurolabs awarded funding by Scottish Enterprise

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Bayes partner, Neurolabs, has been awarded grant funding by Scottish Enterprise to aid with the development of their synthetic data for computer vision platform.

Rovco Delivers Record 2020 as it Plans for 2021 Growth

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Rovco Sees 286% Revenue Increase, Significant Employee Growth, New Technology Milestones, Key Renewable Contracts and More

Incremental Group acquires Redspire

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Incremental Group accelerates its position in the UK financial services market with acquisition

Rovco Signs Subsea Contract for Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm

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Rovco, a leading provider of ROV and hydrographic services, combining innovative robotic platforms and cutting-edge technology, signs contract to perform subsea work on Scotland's largest operational Offshore Wind Farm, Beatrice.

Call for Data Study Group challenges related to the theme of dementia

The Alan Turing Institute are seeking a range of research questions (challenges) across disciplines to better understand dementia-causing disorders.

Edinburgh’s Post-Covid AI Accelerator - applications open! (Deadline 21/01/21)

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Are you a data-driven AI scaleup looking to make an impact post-Covid? AI-focused entrepreneurs across the UK and beyond can now apply to DDI’s 6-month Post-Covid AI Accelerator

Call for applications: Reinforcement Learning Study Group

The Alan Turing Institute Data Study Groups are proud to introduce the first methodological themed event, an adaptation of the Data Study Group model, taking place in February 2021.

Upskilling and development in 2021

Upskilling ensures employees' skillsets won't become obsolete, and shows your people you care about their careers and their futures and boosts morale. Employees who have training and development opportunities are happier in their roles and have a brighter outlook on their future with the company.

Rovco takes home 9 Industry and Tech Awards in 2020

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Bayes partner, Rovco, a pioneer in offshore robotics and hydrographic survey has been awarded 9 prestigious industry and tech awards this year for their innovations and business growth. 8 of these were received in the past 2 weeks culminating with the “Totally Killing It Award” from TechSPARK and the Innovation and Technology award from Business Leader.

EIT Digital attracts €6m of new investment to Scotland

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European innovation organisation and Bayes partner, EIT Digital’s satellite office in Edinburgh has made €6 million worth of new investment to commercialise innovative digital products.

Space Intelligence Wins Shell's GameChange Competition

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Space Intelligence look to turn social-media photos into nature-conservation data, with new funding from Shell’s GameChanger programme.

Creative Informatics Funding Opportunities

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Creative Informatics funding opportunities for the creative industries in Edinburgh and South East Scotland – applications open now!


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Get to know NET AI.

auticon Receives Government Funding

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Bayes member, auticon, has been awarded funding from the Scottish Government as part of their ‘Increasing the Understanding of Autism’ campaign.

University of Edinburgh Alumni Wins Great British Entrepreneur of 2020

Celebrity Rocket Scientist, Dr. Rajan Bedi, CEO and founder of Spacechips, wins Great British Disruptive Entrepreneur of 2020 for the South-East of England.


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