Open Innovation Programmes

Fostering innovation to shape the future of the public sector through technology-driven solutions, from concept to impact

Challenge Programmes

We lead open innovation competitions that unite startups and SMEs with public sector leaders and corporate partners. From tailored discovery to mobilising the innovation ecosystem, we work in partnership with you to test and deploy practical, effective technology solutions that meet the needs of end-users.

GovTech Startup Accelerators &
Boot Camps

We create accelerators and boot camps designed to equip startups with the essential skills, tools and networks they need to succeed in the public sector. We craft each programme to suit unique sectors and challenge areas, empowering innovators to navigate public sector markets with confidence.

Innovation Grant Management

We specialise in end-to-end delivery for organisations distributing innovation grants. From grant design, competition management to efficient fund allocation and rigorous evaluation, we help you execute seamless, compliant and innovator-friendly grant programmes.

Startup Events & Engagement

We convene innovation ecosystems through showcase events and pitch competitions, to spotlight successful GovTech solutions, foster use case development and facilitate collaboration.

We're all about outcomes

We care deeply about the areas we work across, which is why we focus on achieving meaningful outcomes with our clients & partners. Explore what we can help you achieve. 

Chiara Carlini

Deputy Director of Startup & Challenge Programmes

Clients & Partners

Our Ecosystem of Startups & SMEs


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Case Study

GovTech Connect: The EU’s innovator support programme

Supporting to the European Commission to foster the digitisation of the public sector by convening the European GovTech ecosystem

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Case Study

AWS Defence Accelerator Programme

Partnering with AWS to design and execute a defence-focused startup & SME accelerator aimed at supporting the development of dual-use solutions for the UK Ministry of Defence

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Shaping Smart Cities: Why Social Well-Being and Citizen Engagement Belong Centre-Stage

Explore the pivotal role of social well-being and citizen engagement in shaping smart cities with GovTech Connect 2024 Boot Camps, where startups lead the charge towards inclusive, sustainable urban development.

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