Scotland’s national innovation event, CAN DO Innovation Summit, is a focal point for business innovation in Scotland.

The Summit connects start-ups and SMEs with leading innovators, entrepreneurs, and academics from across the globe to explore new opportunities that marry purpose and profitability.

Over the past three years, over 120 inspirational innovation experts from Scotland, Europe, the US and beyond have spoken at the Summit, bringing together over 2500 business leaders, academics, investors and entrepreneurs.

Explore the programme for the previous CAN DO Innovation Summit, which took place on 23rd Feb 2022…


Panel Sessions

Purpose is Everything

Hear from business leaders using purpose as their North Star to guide their digital transformation journeys.

Reframing with Design Thinking

Join our session to hear practical insights from our inspirational panel of experts on how design-thinking can help start-ups and SMEs leverage the right tech solutions for people, planet and the bottom line.

Partner Sessions

Glasgow’s Precision Medicine Ecosystem

Hear from leading public and private sector experts about the opportunities the University of Glasgow-led Living Laboratory creates for the Precision Medicine Industry.

High Growth Social Enterprise: Impact, Innovation & Investment

This session will explore how social enterprise structures enable a business to be 100% mission driven throughout its journey, and how the support and investment available in Scotland is helping social enterprises to start, scale and create real change.


Delegate Hub

Make the most of opportunities to connect. Message or video call other attendees in our Delegate Hub.

Themed Networking

Make some new connections with fellow delegates in our virtual themed networking sessions.

Support Village

Support Village

Your opportunity to speak directly to exhibitors and companies who specialise in entrepreneurial support.