Since 2014, FIS has commissioned multidisciplinary research projects worth more than £2m to support prosperous and sustainable fisheries.
Here are examples of our work for you to explore, or you can search all FIS projects here.
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A practical review of satellite technology opportunities for Scottish fisheries (FIS037)
We believe that satellite-based technology can have a transformative impact on Scottish seafood. This project provides an overview of how space innovation can support Scottish fisheries.
A digitalisation roadmap for Scotland’s fisheries (FIS036)
This project audits the Scottish fishing fleet’s current and future digital capabilities, and looks for opportunities learned within other sectors in order to support FIS in identifying practical, innovative projects.
Understanding greenhouse gas emissions from Scottish fishing vessels (FIS035)
Responding to the need to combat greenhouse gas emissions across all industries, FIS explores practical steps to address emission issues from each fleet segment in Scottish fishing.
Announcement of FIS AGM
The 2022 FIS Annual General Meeting will take place in London on Tuesday 6th December 2022. FIS Trustees will formally receive the charity’s annual accounts. Following the AGM, the FIS Annual Report and Financial Statement will be available
New Project – Net Zero Fishing Vessels
FIS are pleased to announce a new project in partnership with Macduff Ship Design, who will be developing concepts for net zero fishing vessels. This project has been developed in response to a need identified by experts at the