Scottish Minister Visits Heriot-Watt University Dubai To Accelerate Enterprise and Decarbonisation Discussions

Scottish Minister Visits Heriot-Watt University Dubai To Accelerate Enterprise and Decarbonisation Discussions

Ivan McKee, Scotland’s Minister for Business, Trade, Tourism and Enterprise, toured the University’s facilities, including Edinburgh Business School’s (EBS) Enterprise Suite, and discussed the work of the Industrial Decarbonisation Research Innovation Centre (IDRIC) 24 March 2022, Dubai, UAE: Heriot-Watt University Dubai welcomed Ivan McKee, Scotland’s Minister for Business, Trade, Tourism and Enterprise, to its campus in Dubai Knowledge Park. The Minister met with the University to discuss how they could work together to accelerate the sustainability agenda in the UK and the UAE, and common business and enterprise interests. The…

Heriot-Watt University Announces Winners of the Construction Sustainability Hackathon

Heriot-Watt University Announces Winners of the Construction Sustainability Hackathon

Hackathon invited individuals aged 16 – 24 to present sustainability challenges and solutions Five Winners presented with AED 15,000 worth of scholarships each 16 March 2022, Dubai, UAE: Heriot-Watt University announced the winners of the recently concluded Sustainability Hackathon that brought together students and experts to address sustainability challenges in construction and the overall built environment. Held at the UK Pavillion at Expo 2020, the hackathon witnessed 78 individual applicants who presented various ideas showcasing challenges in the built environment and the potential solutions. Ten entries made it to the…