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Ghent Startup Ecosystem Overview

City Ranking
National Ranking
2nd
0
in Belgium
Regional Ranking
41st
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1
in Western Europe
Global Ranking
158th
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5
worldwide

top industries
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Marketing & Sales
#96 worldwide
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Ecommerce & Retail
#114 worldwide
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Foodtech
#114 worldwide

notable startups
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startup iconHarmoney - Belgium
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ecosystem description

The Startup Ecosystem of Ghent is ranked at number 158 globally, and shows a positive momentum increasing 5 spots since 2020. Ghent also ranks at number 2 in Belgium, and 41 in Western Europe.

Ghent is an ideal place to locate for Marketing & Sales, Ecommerce & Retail and Foodtech startups. As the most popular industries in Ghent, there is a sample of 29 Marketing & Sales startups in Ghent, 8 Ecommerce & Retail startups in Ghent, and 8 Foodtech startups in Ghent, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 74 startups in Ghent, 3 accelerators in Ghent, 2 coworking spaces in Ghent, 1 organizations in Ghent and no leaders in Ghent.

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CRM, project management and invoicing in one simple tool. Helping SMEs work smarter. Read more
A cross-border digital platform of solutions that automates and streamlines complex onboarding end-to-end continuous compliance in insurance and banking. Read more
Keep up with your neighbourhood The social network for your neighbourhood. Used by more than 500.000 households. Read more
Create your explainer videos, promo videos, video tutorials or training videos with Moovly’s online video editor and customizable templates. Read more
StoryChief.io is an Editorial Software for B2B Content Marketing and Editorial teams who want to collaborate better on rich articles and want to seed multi-channel in seconds. Read more
Deliverect connects Uber Eats, Deliveroo, Glovo and more delivery companies directly to restaurants by POS system automation. Read more
The Showpad sales engagement technology integrates industry-leading training and coaching software with innovative content solutions to help your team beat quota every quarter. Showpad’s all-in-one platform gives sellers and managers the content, knowledge, skills and insights they need to be successful in an engaging unified experience. Read more
Effortless HR administration your team can be proud of In every growing organisation HR tasks take up a lot of precious time. Officient gives you transparency and so much more. Read more
Track your equipment, anywhere anytime. Read more
E-invoice platform for accountants and entrepreneurs Read more
The cloud platform accountants need for success today and tomorrow Real-time data. Automated compliance reporting. Great collaboration. And the tools you need to create new revenue from advisory services. Read more
We create digital products that make people happy and businesses grow Read more
Invibes is an international tech company and focuses on in-feed advertisement. Read more
Unlock creativity through cloud-based collaboration and save time with task-oriented automation Read more
SIMPLE TOOLS FOR GREAT DELIVERIES Organize your routes, monitor delivery operations and offer superior customer experience with Dropon’s Delivery Management Platform Read more
PieSync automatically synchronizes your Highrise data with every Google Apps user on your domain. It check for updates every 2 minutes. This means your colleague can enter customer information at home and you have it on your smartphone within 5 minutes. Customer calls you? You instantly know who it is with caller id. It will save you valuable time and frustration and it works so easily you will just forget it is there (until it's not). Read more
Contribute easily and safely for a group gift together with your colleagues, family or friends Read more
At argenx, we’ve created an antibody innovation ecosystem where pioneering scientists and antibody engineers work side-by-side to accelerate the discovery of novel targets, disease pathways and differentiated therapeutic antibodies. Read more
Influencer Marketing Management. Where technology meets service for influencers, creators, brands and agencies Read more
On our platform we connect investors with entrepreneurs. Read more
Manage, service and market smarter with our all-in-one mobility solutions Read more
We build preclinical imaging cubes allowing you to combine SPECT, PET and CT imaging in almost any lab space. Read more
Dropsolid makes complex marketing technology accessible for ambitious brands, organizations and governments to create the best digital version of their organization Read more
Pozyx develops a hardware/software platform for accurate indoor localization. Read more
team.blue is a leading digital enabler for companies and entrepreneurs. The group was created by merging Combell Group, TransIP Group and Register Group in 2019. Read more
Work from home/anywhere, on any device, WITHOUT VPN! Read more
Indigo Diabetes is a medtech company that develops a multi-biomarker sensor for people with diabetes. Read more
Oqton is an end-to-end production platform that tightly connects manufacturing software and hardware Read more
Hello Customer is the end-to-end customer feedback platform that helps you meet customer expectations, by knowing exactly what processes, performance or product to optimize. Read more
Business File Sharing & Synchronization software that allows your professional customers to edit, share, synchronize and secure files from anywhere – online and offline! Read more
Cloudalize offers unmatched and personalised cloud solutions for enterprise and education. Read more
BUILD YOUR REAL-TIME IOT APPLICATION USING WAYLAY Real-time analysis of sensor data, autonomous decisions and notifications Seamlessly embedded in your IoT application A-LA-CARTE SENSORS, INTERNET APIS AND NOTIFICATION CHANNELS Find inspiration in our library Hook your sensors and APIs to our platform, privately and secure WAYLAY IS FOR EVERYONE Reuse our pre-built templates to get started without programming Connect templates as smart Lego and build new use cases Customise logic for your application CREATE SMARTER APPLICATIONS Combine information from any number of sensors Try our Bayesian network designer for IoT for more advanced use cases Read more
Harness the power of gamification to enrich your customer experience – so that you can enjoy better growth loops, better engagement, and better retention. Read more
Happy Metrix is a stand-alone Adobe Air application providing the user with multiple dashboards from multiple sources. Our core is visualizing data in a clear and easy way. The application lets you connect with sources like Google Analytics, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Vimeo, Shopify, RSS-feeds and many more. We’re all about bringing happiness to your online metrics. Read more
RIALTO provide you insight and hands-on collaboration with your brokers. Read more
Improve your retail decision making using real-world consumer insights. Read more
We’re scaling AI vision by making it collaborative, turning experts and operators into a single team, working together on a single platform. Read more
End-to-end asset tracking solution for efficient supply chain and logistics management Read more
The power of knowledge, for you and your team Read more
The NextGen SaaS Ticketing Platform. A unified solution that accelerates time to value & innovation while reducing cost & offering a 100% White Label solution. Read more
Use artificial intelligence to distill your documents and emails. Paperbox automates, extracts and acts. Read more
Proceedix is a platform to easily manage enterprise procedures, work instructions and inspections. We change the way your deskless workers execute work: anytime, anywhere, on smartphones, tablets and smart glasses. Read more
Benefit from yard expertise and apply the newest yard technology for Logistics, Retail, Manufacturing and Food & Beverage companies. Get the yard management solution you deserve and simply close the gap between your warehouse and transportation operations. Read more
OJOO is a platform for gamification & digital storytelling that solves the problem for tourism, education & creative industries who have great ideas, but n technical knowledge or budgets to create engaging mobile experiences (apps). That's why we created OJOO as a All-in-1 solution with: - webstudio to create & publish - an Application to experience - and a marketplace to sell the content Read more
We are making railway transport in complex environments safer and more efficient. Read more
APPLIED NATURE FOR BETTER AGRICULTURE Read more
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Top Cities for Startups in Belgium Ranked by StartupBlink

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6.502
1.13
2.07
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3.524
0.45
0.37
2.71
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237th
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80
1.497
0.21
0.14
1.15
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311th
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115
0.866
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292
0.572
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91
0.319
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118
0.227
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151
0.212
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0.16
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0.160
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