CeeD – where ‘know how’ meets ‘can do’

Publications

Blue Economy

Blue Economy A view and opinion from Joe Pacitti MD of CeeD Working hard to make sure our oceans are ‘blue’ as well as ‘green This is not a...

Leaders have nowhere to hide in this time of crisis

Leaders have nowhere to hide in this time of crisis – Derek Peacock & Dr Steve Glowinkowski of Future Factory Great leaders have the ability to...

BLOG from Karen Stewart of Nin9 Twenty Engineering & Manufacturing

BLOG from Karen Stewart of Nin9 Twenty Engineering & Manufacturing Managing Director of the Nine Twenty Engineering & Manufacturing,...

Lessons learned from the rapid response of a crisis

Organisations should learn lessons from their rapid response to this crisis –Nick Wright & Joe Pacitti Never have we faced more turbulent times...

Friends of the Scotsman: Communicate to innovate

Technological innovation alone, however, is not enough to face the complex challenges of today’s disruptive world. Such thinking ignores the real and...

Friends of the Scotsman: Joe Pacitti - Paying forward philosophy is a win-win situation for us all

Of course, the benefits are there as we all know – much research has shown that these acts of kindness make us feel good. I believe that this is a...

Friends of the Scotsman: Janet Menzies - Growth of our firm stems from great support network

Back in November 2016, our company had five employees. Now, three years later, we have 20. MAGE Control Systems had specific skill requirements for...

Friends of the Scotsman: Communicate and collaborate to innovate

Innovation is not only on the agenda of governments, economic development agencies, companies and inventors, but it is also of eminent importance to...

Friends of the Scotsman: Road to a reborn car could be downhill in a souped-up soapbox

Scotland is renowned the world over for the high-end, intricate precision of its manufacturing and engineering. This is what we have done for...

Friends of the Scotsman: Joe Pacitti - Engineering industry leaders must unite in a clear vision for the future

There is widely accepted recognition that productivity in the UK & Scotland remains a challenge for economic growth, and there is considerable...

The Manufacturer: Productivity… the holy grail to fixing the economy!

It is widely accepted that productivity in the UK and Scotland remains a challenge for economic growth, and there is considerable commentary...

Friends of the Scotsman: Andy Simpson - Scottish firms need to adopt 3D vision

Why do we need 3D printing? is unfortunately not an uncommon response from Scottish companies when I ask if they’re interested in using additive...

Friends of the Scotsman: Thomas Blyth - Sowing the CeeD of opportunity for the Capital

Companies across the world are adopting high performance computing (HPC) and high performance data analytics to gain a competitive edge. There is a...

Friends of the Scotsman: Professor Ian Allison - Virtual reality is just the job for learning future workforce skills

Recent progress in technology has significantly enhanced the capacity of computers and they are increasingly replacing routine tasks, even among...

Friends of the Scotsman: Kirsty McIntosh - Don't just moan about inequality - put thought into how things should change

It’s been 30 years since I started working and throughout that time the attempts to try and sort the problems of gender inequality in both work and...