Katie Cotton


1 July 2014

A round-up of people, deals and events


Derek Mackay at SOCITM Scotland conference Nov 2016

SOCITM Scotland conference report: boundary-crossing digital leadership

1 December 2016

A key thread at this year’s SOCITM Scotland conference was being fit for the future in terms of digital skills and leadership

David Eccles and Ian Allaway of present to members of the Scottish Government's Digital Directorate

Tech 100: ‘We’re getting into real statistics of real world problems’

1 December 2016

David Eccles and Ian Allaway, co-founders of Edinburgh start-up Wallscope, on getting to the bottom of big data in healthcare

Professor Andrea Nolan  - Universities Scotland

Scotland’s Universities are ‘one voice’ on widening access, says Andrea Nolan

21 November 2016

Universities Scotland convener Andrea Nolan tells Holyrood that Scotland’s HE sector has ‘renewed impetus’ to work together to widen access


James Dornan MSP

James Dornan: Education committee will put concerns on the coalface to quangos

12 October 2016

Interview: the Education and Skills Committee convener on its prominence over the next five years

Professor Sir Nilesh Samani, British Heart Foundation

Professor Sir Nilesh Samani interview - research of the heart

15 September 2016

The British Heart Foundation’s new medical director looks ahead to new breakthroughs in cardiovascular research

Neil Findlay

Health committee will be “a fresh pair of eyes” on Scotland’s NHS, says Neil Findlay

8 July 2016

From fierce debater to consensus-builder, Neil Findlay looks ahead at his new role as Health and Sport Committee convener and its work programme