Al Innes spent ten years working in audience development and project management for International Arts festivals, including the Edinburgh International Festival and the Edinburgh International Book Festival.

In 2013 he began working with Flexiant, the first European public cloud provider, developing business modelling and communications strategies to promote research and innovation projects bringing solutions to market, supported by the FP7 and H2020 frameworks

Since 2017, he has worked with the University of Edinburgh to provide strategic and developmental work across the institution.

In his spare time he plays on the right wing for the Scottish Writers’ Football Club. He lives with his cat in Leith.


09:45 - 10:15
17th Jun 2019
Meeting Room 2b

Funding Noir: A Research Proposal Murder Mystery

A research proposal lies dead. Suspicion falls on the funders but are they really to blame for the murder? You have an academic in mourning, and research office in pain – or perhaps even seeking revenge – but how much were you and they to blame for the untimely death of an innovative research idea?

Theme: Funding & development
Level: Open to all
Speakers:Dr Boleslaw Czarnecki, Al Innes
Time: 09:45 - 10:15
Date: 17th Jun 2019
Room: Meeting Room 2b