i-Con Supported Projects
We are currently supporting 6 new impactful innovation projects through our i-Con Challenge Fund.
The £125,000 investment aims to support the recovery of construction during the Covid-19 pandemic. The chosen projects all innovate in powerful ways to help build resilience.
Projects supported through the i-Con Challenge Fund
The 3E’s project: Be Covid Smart
Developing COVID-19 digital learning scenarios to help Scottish construction return to work safely. Delivered by CICV Forum and Glasgow School of Art.
Trial of Digital Proximity Sensing Solution
Trialling a digital proximity system in our Innovation Centre to ensure social distancing and improve building management. Led by CSIC and SiteCircle.
Supporting Light-Gauge Steel Framing
Responding to COVID-19 through the light-gauge steel framing industry (CovSteel). Led by Newton Steel Frame and the University of Edinburgh.