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Learn about Dr Arkotong Longkumer’s research exploring the digitisation of the indigenous histories of the Naga people, including a digital archive project supported by the Edinburgh Futures Institute.

Tourism & Festivals
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Our Director of Tourism, Travel and Festivals, Joshua Ryan-Saha, is kicking off a new series of talks with leading figures in the Scottish traveltech industry to explore what the future could look like for the sector.

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Our Utopia Lab team has received an honourable mention in the APF IF Awards 2023!

The Executive Education team from Edinburgh Futures Institute and the University of Edinburgh Business School attended the UK Fintech Symposium, where they showcased University of Edinburgh’s Executive Education programmes.

Pollock Halls, University of Edinburgh

Dr Glenna Nightingale and a team of clinical and academic researchers published a study about the spread of Covid-19 across the University’s Halls of Residence, partly supported by a small grant awarded by Edinburgh Futures Institute.

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Edinburgh Futures Institute would like to thank all our students, staff, and partners who have made 2023 a fantastic year!

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