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DASA Highlands Roadshow- Fort William

October 24, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Join the Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) as they journey across Scotland and discover how DASA finds and funds innovation.

DASA will be hosting briefings in Oban, Fort William, Inverness and Thurso between 22-29 October 2019 aimed at interested parties from academia and industry.

A DASA Regional Innovation Partner (IP) will brief about DASA in Fort William, alongside further briefings from Interface, the European Space Agency (ESA) and CENSIS on funding opportunities available. The briefings will then be followed with the opportunity to book a 1-to-1 meeting with the organisations present.

The DASA mission is for the UK to have the most innovative defence and security capabilities in the world. We achieve this by finding and funding innovative ideas from academia and industry, including SME’s and Primes, and seeking to rapidly bring them into use across defence and security.

Further information about DASA, including our competitions, can be found on the DASA Website.

Book a 1-to-1 meeting here.

Agenda (subject to change)

  • 1000-1020: Registration
  • 1020-1030: Welcome by DASA
  • 1030-1100: Interface Briefing (incl.Q&A)
  • 1100-1130: ESA Briefing (incl.Q&A)
  • 1130-1200: CENSIS Briefing (incl. Q&A)
  • 1200-1230: DASA Briefing (incl.Q&A)
  • 1230-1330: Lunch and networking
  • 1330-1530: 1-to-1 meetings

Please note:

  • Registration will close at 6pm, Wednesday 16 October 2019
  • The information you provide will be retained by the Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) to contact you in regards to this event and any future DASA communications which may be relevant to you. Please indicate on the registration if this is something you do not wish to do.
  • If the event is oversubscribed, DASA reserves the right to limit the number of spaces per organisation. By registering you are agreeing to your email address being shared with other people who have registered from your organisation to co-ordinate attendance. Your details will not be shared with anyone else.


October 24, 2019
10:00 am - 3:30 pm


The Nevis Centre
An Aird
Fort William, Highlands PH33 6AN United Kingdom


Defence and Security Accelerator