Meet the top 40 game-changers in Circular Economy, seeking deployment and growth as well as investments, financing and partnerships


The Tech Tour Circular 2024 Programme will take place on 23-24 April 2024 in Ghent, Belgium.


The event features multiple rounds of live and online sessions where key players along the circular design and economy sectors will have access to prominent SMEs and corporations (seeking strategic funding and partnerships for the growth and deployment of their technologies and production processes)


Is this for me?


The programme is designed to help start-ups developing tech solutions in the following areas:




Why to join the Tech Tour Circular 2024 Programme?


  • Meet 40 prominent small -and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and corporate specialists, and the most active invited-only investors, financiers, government agencies, clusters and advisors
  • Interact on your opportunity and gain valuable contacts, insights, meetings and peer recognition
  • Benefit of the digital platform and (online/live) event sessions of an invitation-only collaborative network







13 November 2023 – 4 February 2024

Call for applications


7 March 2024

Company selection announced


19-20 March 2024

Online Venture Academy


5 - 20 February 2024

Selection Reviews


7 March 2024

Entrepreneurs Kick-off


23-24 April 2024

Tech Tour Circular 2024 Onsite Event




Co-organizing Partner




Gold Partners

City of Ghent
Ghent University

Silver Partners

FIT Startup Flanders
North Sea Port


Bronze Partners



Supporting Partners

Shaping Bio
EU Funding
Vlerick Business School