City of Talent
tech and innovation
Startup Valencia is a private and non-profit organization that was founded in 2017 as Valencia Startup Association to represent startups in the region of Valencia and to be the benchmark of an innovative and technological companies ecosystem, boosting the competitiveness of the Valencian economy. Startup Valencia is positioned as an international destination for entrepreneurship and innovation to generate new companies, attract and retain talent, investors and corporates with the best work-life in Europe, Valencia is the #CityOfTalent.
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Our goal is to increase the succes of startups and scaleups, featuring a strong innovation and tech ecosystem that makes the entrepreneurial path easier. With over 3500 graduate engineers & developers per year, Valencia is the City of Talent.
Take part in our community! Share experiences, get to know and connect with key players, network and feel represented. We work so that startups are heard by politicians and policymakers.
Be informed! Never miss an important application deadline or tech event and stay up to date with the latest news and insights about the Valencia startup ecosystem.
Improve your knowledge and skills through workshops, keynotes and meetups by national and international industry and financial experts and startup veterans. Engage with funding from accelerators, business angels, investors & VCs
Startup Valencia is a very powerful platform for those who want to join the entrepreneurial ecosystem. It also facilitates connections and networking between key players (startups, corporates, investors and institutions) as well as helping in the search for opportunities.
Social Nest Foundation
Thanks to Startup Valencia we're connected and share knowledge with other startups and key players in the Valencian ecosystem. They provide access to many resources and events that would otherwise be more expensive or complicated. They have become a reference for all companies in this sector.
Juan Luis Hortelano
Valencia is known in the tech ecosystem for having a strong united community which is well connected and willing to help anyone who wants to launch a new project, no matter where they're from. Startup Valencia not only promotes and supports that community, but makes sure we all stick together so our city is an international reference in the innovation and technology field.
Plug and Play
In addittion to representing us, Startup Valencia enhances connections with corporates, defends our rights and is doing an impressive work to attract both talent and investment to Valencia.
Zubi Labs creates companies for a better future. In the path to sustainability, we need talent, connections with other startups or corporates, co-investment and clients. plays a crucial role and has -in a short time- invigorated the Valencian ecosystem generating opportunities, creating synergies, increasing visibility and helping us all.
Startup Valencia was our door to the Valencian entrepreneurial ecosystem. It is essential to have such a powerful tool, with the aim of fostering collaboration among all agents.
Startup Valencia has always had an inclusive and binding role amongst entrepreneurs, and key technology and innovation players in the Valencia Region. They help startups consolidate, represent their interests before public institutions as well as increasing visibility towards investors, financial institutions, etc. They provide many advantages that help companies develop.
Visibility, support and connections. This is what we have found at Valencia Startup. On top of a highly entrepreneurial ecosystem that is always eager to help its associates!
Being part of Startup Valencia is essential for any startup. They help you get involved in initiatives, events and key organizations of the Valencian entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Being a member of Startup Valencia allows us to access the entrepreneurial ecosystem and discover what's happening in Valencia, while positioning ourselves and getting involved with the community.
Startup Valencia implies a change in the Valencian ecosystem that resides and begins with entrepreneurs and how they interact to generate a new economy of digital scale and future.
Valencia embraces and promotes technology and trends that are shaping the world, as well as having a growing number of innovative leaders looking to improve it. Startup Valencia provides valuable skills and network to help you move further in your entrepreneurial journey.
The association does an immense job for entrepreneurs: it connects us, trains us, increases our visibility and facilitates access to financing. It has also really helped to position Valencia on the map as a top entrepreneurial city.
In a place like Valencia with an innovative ecosystem that is constantly growing, Startup Valencia's work and dedication is essential, as the main axis and backbone that organizes and channels all the activities.
The ecosystem in Valencia was in need of a voice to speak with the institutions. Startup Valencia has covered that crucial role that helps all entrepreneurs.
The Valencian Startup Association has been available and welcoming since day one, by putting in touch with an excellent notary to incorporate our Spanish subsidiary. Their network is very valuable, and facilitate the growth of your company at different stages, as they provide help and intros based or your needs!
Startup Valencia is the driving force of the ecosystem and has done an amazing job positioning Valencia on the entrepreneurship map.
Ângela Impact Economy
Valencia has established itself as the cradle of startups thanks to the associations great job with top-level events. They promote entrepreneurship and financing of innovative projects in their initial stage, something that companies like ADBioplastics really appreciate. We are very proud to be part of Startup Valencia.