As a hub for entrepreneurship, innovation and collaboration Glasgow City Innovation District is building on Scotland's rich tradition of scientific excellence and industrial ingenuity. Located in the heart of Glasgow City Centre, the District is home to innovative companies and organisations. 

Glasgow City Innovation District Principles

Glasgow City Innovation District is supporting businesses within Glasgow through six principles. These principles outline the many ways we assist and work with businesses and individuals to promote Glasgow as a growing innovative space in the UK and beyond.

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At GCID we have a world class environment where academic excellence, industry  and entrepreneurs drive innovation and economic growth. With the right mix of talent, ambition and investment, Glasgow City Innovation District is going from strength to strength as a vibrant location for innovation-led collaboration and growth.

Adrian Gillespie, CEO, Scottish Enterprise

Adrian Gillespie, Chief Executive, Scottish Enterprise