Strathclyde Science and Technology Forum

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Strathclyde Science and Technology Forum

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  • Scottish Science and Technology Forum (c 1981 -1988)

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c 1981 -


The Scottish Science and Technology Forum was established in about 1981. It was one of several Science and Technology Regional Organisations (SATRO) in the UK. The purpose of the SATRO network was to promote a positive attitude to industry and to initate effective interaction between education and business, predominantly in the areas of science, engineering and technology. In 1988, the Forum changed its name to the Strathclyde Science and Technology Forum.


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University of Strathclyde (1964 to date)

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GB 249

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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).


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Created by Kimberly Sommerville, December 2011.




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