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Ghent Startup Ecosystem Overview

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National Ranking
2nd
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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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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 30 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 75 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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Create your explainer videos, promo videos, video tutorials or training videos with Moovly’s online video editor and customizable templates. Read more
GRID SDN Controller for Live IP Production Read more
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Real time high speed camera company Read more
On our platform we connect investors with entrepreneurs. 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
Manage, service and market smarter with our all-in-one mobility solutions 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
We create the most optimal blend of technical and legal expertise in order to effectively and efficiently deliver IP monitoring, protection and enforcement solutions to companies, their legal departments and external departments. Read more
Work from home/anywhere, on any device, WITHOUT VPN! Read more
The all-in-one tool for monitored questioning, education, (self)exercising and live guidance. Read more
CREATE YOUR FUTURE WITH AI-DRIVEN TREND ANALYTICS Read more
We are making railway transport in complex environments safer and more efficient. Read more
Use artificial intelligence to distill your documents and emails. Paperbox automates, extracts and acts. Read more
Keep up with your neighbourhood The social network for your neighbourhood. Used by more than 500.000 households. Read more
We create digital products that make people happy and businesses grow 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
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
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
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
Invibes is an international tech company and focuses on in-feed advertisement. Read more
Fluves offers ‘end-to-end’ services to governments, contractors and engineering companies. Our services are focused on cost-effectiveness, both for water and asset management. Read more
Influencer Marketing Management. Where technology meets service for influencers, creators, brands and agencies Read more
End-to-end asset tracking solution for efficient supply chain and logistics management Read more
Transform Data Into Knowledge. DISQOVER delivers actionable insights by creating data literacy and search accuracy. Read more
Cell Penetrating Alphabodies - Capitalizing on the vast universe of intracellular targets to generate multiple transformative cancer treatments Read more
AI-based Strategic Workforce Planning 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
Improve your retail decision making using real-world consumer insights. Read more
More than data-driven technology for your invoicing to payment process, that's Risolto. Less worries, and more timely paid invoices. People matter, where innovation meets experience. 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
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
E-invoice platform for accountants and entrepreneurs Read more
CRM, project management and invoicing in one simple tool. Helping SMEs work smarter. 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
Protealis develops superior seeds and seed technologies for legume crops that are adapted to our local environment. We want to help overcome Europe’s protein deficit and provide local sourcing options for the growing number of producers of meat and milk alternatives . Read more
ExeVir develops single-domain antibody-based therapies that help patients ward off viral infections. Our lead drug candidate is in accelerated development as a COVID-19 therapeutic. Read more
AgomAb is pioneering therapies that modulate regenerative pathways to achieve structural tissue repair and functional organ recovery. 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
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
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
Cloudalize offers unmatched and personalised cloud solutions for enterprise and education. Read more
Oqton is an end-to-end production platform that tightly connects manufacturing software and hardware 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
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