The Institute for the Study of Science, Technology and Innovation (ISSTI) is a virtual research institute, hosted by Science Technology and Innovation Studies, established in 2001 by Professor Robin Williams to bring together groups of academics and individual researchers across the University of Edinburgh who are involved in research, teaching and knowledge transfer on social and policy aspects of science, technology and innovation.

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The Institute for the Study of Science, Technology and Innovation is committed to bringing its expertise and research findings to a wide range of audiences. Details of current and completed projects within the Institute can be found in this section.

ISSTI brings together a wide range of collaborators from different Schools within the College of Humanities and Social Science beyond its base in the School of Social and Political Science, and has close associations and research collaborations with colleagues in the Colleges of Science and Engineering, and of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.

24 Oct 2019

Curious Edinburgh - Art in Granton exhibition

A heritage walking tour hosted by the University of Edinburgh's Curious Edinburgh digital app is the inspiration for the exhibition 'Art in Granton'.

18 November, 2019

Botanic Gardens: “Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going?"

Seminar: Violet Laidlaw Room, 6th Floor, CMB
Speaker: David Ingram # STIS
15:00 (2 hours)