Building a Leading Things Cluster

Supporting start-ups to have the highest chance of long-term success through meaningful mentorship supported directly by industry leaders.

Helping tech start-ups build companies ready for international success with an industry led 18 month programme.

Connecting investors to “things” focused start-ups, built ready for scale. Complexity simplified, investments de-risked.

Talent platform connecting technology pioneers with the right talent to build world-class “things” in Scotland.

Where pioneering tech is created and new frontiers opened. A fully equipped, flexible space in Europe’s largest “things” cluster.




Investment raised


Hours of mentorship


Companies supported

Shaping the future together


Offering a dynamic blend of mentorship, community, and resources, STAC is the ultimate catalyst for turning innovative “things” into reality.

Scale-ups & SMEs

STAC provides SMEs with enhanced visibility and credibility within the innovation and start-up ecosystem. By aligning your brand with STAC, you’re signaling your commitment to supporting entrepreneurship and technological advancement.


Partnering with STAC as a corporation means participating in mentorship programmes to share industry expertise, while STAC facilitates strategic partnerships & unlocks exclusive access to innovation pipelines.


STAC plays a pivotal role in supporting the education sector by bridging the gap between academia and industry. Through strategic partnerships, STAC provides a platform for students and faculty to engage with real-world innovation and entrepreneurship.


A surge in female participation within STAC's latest cohort

Fifty per cent of companies in our latest cohort have female founders, amid broader efforts to achieve a better gender balance in the tech sector.

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Game-changing collaborations

STAC establishes connections between industry, creative thinkers, and entrepreneurs to address some of the the world’s biggest problems.