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Edinburgh, Glasgow and Dundee each offer a number of tech incubators, co-working spaces and groups, creating thriving tech communities.

Edinburgh

Edinburgh has the highest concentration of tech companies in the country, including two 'unicorns' - Skyscanner and Fanduel - so it's no surprise that it's considered an international tech hotspot. 

Tech hubs in Edinburgh

Glasgow and the west

Glasgow has a strong digital technology cluster, making it a top location for ambitious tech start-ups.

Tech hubs in Glasgow

Dundee

You may be surprised by the big opportunities in this small city, especially when it comes to the games industry.

Tech hubs in Dundee

Scotland-wide tech meetups

It’s not just about where you work – it’s about who you work with. The Scottish tech community is well connected, with a variety of meetups, events and conferences that give you the opportunity to collaborate with like-minded people in your industry.

Geek Girl Scotland

This a network and community for people working and studying in technology, computing, IT, digital, creative, media and related sectors in Scotland.

Find out more on the Geek Girl Scotland website

TechMeetup

This is a monthly opportunity for developers and the tech community around Scotland to meet up and learn new things from each other. There are meetups in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Dundee and Inverness.

Find out more on the TechMeetup website

Open Tech Calendar

Use the Open Tech Calendar to find local tech meetups across Scotland.

Use the Open Tech Calendar

Internet of Things Scotland Meetup

The Internet of Things Scotland Meetup group is open to software professionals, entrepreneurs, academics, enthusiasts, makers/hobbyists and early-adopters.

Find out more on the Meetup website

Scotland Data Science & Technology Meetup

This is a group for anyone who is interested in data science, big data, analytics and technology trends, covering skills, technological advancements and more.

Find out more on the Meetup website

Digital Leaders Scotland

The Digital Leaders Scotland programme is for individuals and organisations across Scotland who are committed to delivering sustainable and innovative digital transformation.

Find out more on the Digital Leaders website

Think Scotland might be the right location for you?

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