What we do
THE DATA LAB ENABLES NEW COLLABORATIONS BETWEEN INDUSTRY, PUBLIC SECTOR AND UNIVERSITIES DRIVEN BY COMMON INTERESTS IN THE EXPLOITATION OF DATA SCIENCE.
It provides resources and funding to kick-start projects, deliver skills and training, and help to develop the local ecosystem by building a cohesive data science community.
The main focus of The Data Lab is to strengthen Scotland’s local industry and transfer world-leading research in informatics and computer science into the global marketplace.
Skills & Training
The skills needed to exploit the data opportunity are in great demand and short supply. The Data Lab will work with industry and seek to create a pipeline of talented data scientists, equipped with the relevant skills.
The Data Lab connects world-leading researchers and data scientists with local industry and public sector organisations, giving them access to experts who can help collaborate on solutions to key problems.