2311, 2020

Support tomorrow’s seafood industry, today

By |9:00 am|Categories: Press Release|

Fisheries Innovation Scotland (FIS) invites expressions of interest (EoI) from organisations across the world to take part in two new projects designed to help the Scottish seafood industry plan for a prosperous future. FIS is the partnership between seafood experts, scientists and Scottish Government to champion practical innovation projects that

1507, 2020

Trial of fisheries bycatch reduction tool on the west of Scotland – new App now available

By |10:37 am|Categories: Press Release|

The latest version of an app co-designed by Scottish skippers to assist them in avoiding high catches of unwanted “choke” species is now available online. A demo version of the app, along with details about the pilot project underway on the west coast of Scotland, is available at BATmap,

2906, 2020

The word ‘innovation’ has as many definitions as there are fish in a cod end

By |8:15 am|Categories: Blog|

For something that means exciting and new, the word ‘innovation’ can be a right old pain. So, we've asked Kara Brydson, FIS Executive Director, to explain how FIS defines the word 'innovation' and how they decide what makes a great project.  The word seems to have as many definitions as