As Spain’s third largest city, Valencia is an ideal place for entrepreneurs to set up shop. With relatively low rents, excellent infrastructure, and access to a highly skilled workforce, Valencia continues to attract startup founders and indeed other companies who wish to expand globally.
Here we have put together a list of the best upcoming business and startup events in Valencia.
Startup Valencia: La Noche de las Startups
If you wish mix business with pleasure, be sure to attend this event at the magnificent Veles e Vents building at La Marina. This event has been organized by ‘Startup Valencia’ a non-profit organization founded in 2017 which represents startups in the Valencia Community. Attendees will be able to mingle with other like-minded individuals while enjoying a cocktail dinner with drinks.
Where: Veles e Vents La Marina de, 46024 Valencia
When: December 1st 08:30 PM
Register for the event here: https://eventos.startupvalencia.org/noche-startups
DreamHack Valencia 2022
DreamHack is the largest network of gaming and digital gaming festivals in the world. It was first held in Sweden in 1994 and is in the Guinness Book of Records for being the largest digital festival in the world in number of unique visitors. In Spain, Valencia is about to hold the 12th edition of DreamHack and has already established itself as one of the pioneering esports festivals in the country. Here you will find a huge LAN zone, various music events, esports and gaming activities and there will also be a number of industry leaders giving talks at the event.
Where: Feria Valencia – Avinguda de les Fires 46035 Valencia
When: December 9th – 11th
Entrepreneur Rooftop Bar Networking
This event organized by the Valencia Entrepreneurs community is not to be missed! The group runs a monthly event at the fabulous rooftop location Palau Alameda. At this networking event you can enjoy drinks at the rooftop bar while hanging out with other entrepreneurs and business owners living in Valencia. This is an excellent event for sharing ideas, making useful contacts and getting an insight into the entrepreneur world in Valencia.
Where: Carrer de Muñoz Seca, 2, 46010 Valencia.
When: December 14th 8:00 PM
Clarity for Creatives – Marketing Workshop
Marketing is a crucial area of business which should never be overlooked. If you are a new venture or even an existing business which needs to dedicate more resources to marketing, then this is the workshop for you. This 3-hour workshop, run by Nina Eggens (The Creative Business Coach) will help you to define your niche, identify your target audience as well as working on a clear message in order to resonate with the right people.
Where: The Space Valencia, 1 Carrer d’Andreu Julià 46008 Valencia
When: November 28th 10:30 -1:30 PM
TNW Conference Valencia
This highly-anticipated event is scheduled for March next year. TNW (The Next Web) is a technology news website and annual series of conferences focused on new technology and start-up companies in Europe.
For 16 years, TNW Conference has been at the center of Amsterdam’s tech ecosystem. With over 10,000 annual attendees – including founders, investors, corporates and governments – the event delivers not only untold unforgettable experiences, but also real business outcomes by uncovering what’s next in tech, now.
In 2023 the event will be held here in Valencia. Valencia is Spain’s fastest growing entrepreneurial ecosystem, and has the most startups per capita of anywhere in the country. This event is certainly not to be missed!
Where: La Marina de Valencia, Carrer del Moll de la Duana, s/n, 46024 Valencia.
When: March 30-31 2023
Valencia Codes: Level Up
Valencia Codes aims to be the biggest English-language technology community in Valencia. The technology sector in Valencia has been growing in recent years and international companies and workers are taking an increasingly important role. Valencia codes organizes various local events for software developers to meet, learn and discuss technology.
‘Level Up’ is a monthly meet-up where speakers, from both inside and outside the Valencia Codes community, introduce you to interesting technical topics and share their experiences with you.
Each talk will be between 20-25 minutes with 5 minutes for Q&A. At the December event, there are two topics scheduled: ‘How to create a 1-Click Checkout for the Whole Internet’ and ‘Customer Data Platforms for Developers 101’
Where: Commercetools Office, C. del Pintor Sorolla, 5, 46002 Valencia
When: December 7th 7:30 PM