Welcome to Glasgow 2024 the International Association of Science Parks and Innovation Areas (IASP) European Division Conference 2024, from the 24th to 26th April 2024. 

Attendees are invited to learn more about developing an innovation ecosystem from the heart of conference host Glasgow City Innovation District. 

The conference will provide insight into the development of Glasgow City Innovation District, learn from innovation ecosystem developers from across the globe and network with counterparts from the city and country's ecosystem as well as colleagues from around the world. 

We look forward to welcoming you to Glasgow and Scotland.  

Please be aware registration is now closed for the conference 


Glasgow City Innovation District

Glasgow City Innovation District (GCID) is a hub for entrepreneurship, innovation, and collaboration. It builds on Scotland’s rich tradition of scientific excellence and industrial collaboration.

Bringing together ambitious, forward-thinking people, the District is tackling societal and global challenges and driving inclusive economic growth.

Located in the heart of Glasgow City Centre, the District is home to many innovative companies and organisations who've located here to nurture and accelerate growth, improve productivity, and access world-class research and technology from the University.


Conference programme 

Discover the exciting programme that awaits you when you visit Glasgow for the IASP European Division Conference. 

The main venue for the conference will be the University of Strathclyde's Technology and Innovation Centre (TIC).  With a fantastic Scottish social programme to accompany the main conference programme. 

We look forward to welcoming you to Glasgow in April. 

Explore the conference programme

Technology and Innovation Centre 

The Technology & Innovation Centre (TIC) is our world-class research hub, revolutionising collaboration between academia, industry and the public sector.

The University of Strathclyde's flagship facility, TIC offers award-winning conference and events facilities and our conference will be located with spectacular views of the city. 

Find out more about TIC

Explore Glasgow 

Glasgow is a city brimming with award winning attractions and cultural must-sees – spanning art, architecture and design, history and heritage, music, food and drink, urban adventure and parks and gardens. The city’s unique style is enhanced by its year-round events programme with the designation as a UNESCO City of Music.

Discover more about what you can see and do

Discover Scotland

Looking to extend your visit to Glasgow by exploring Scotland? 

Whether you want to relax in stunning landscapes, explore a local whisky distillery or play a round of golf there is something for everyone. Start planning your trip today. 

Explore what Scotland has to offer