SMEs across the Highlands and Islands are being encouraged to attend Venturefest Scotland 2017, the annual summit on innovation taking place at the Glasgow Science Centre on 20 September.
Venturefest Scotland is a national business innovation summit designed to help high-growth Scottish SMEs and ambitious early-stage companies to grow through innovation.
A number of vital community services, including a fuel filling station, post office and community shop, are at the heart of four community owned land initiatives sharing in grants from the Scottish Land Fund.
The Highlands and Islands region was well represented at the Institute of Directors 2016 Director of the Year Awards at the Crowne Plaza Glasgow on 23 March.
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