Invest in Ghent's DigiTech
Join the digital revolution
There’s no doubt about it: the future is digital. The integration of digital products and services into our lives increases exponentially every day, and we have a part in that process, ensuring these innovations improve our lives rather than encumber them. That’s why Ghent is positioning itself as a tech investment opportunity and a digital startup city.
Did you know that Ghent has the highest number of start-ups than any other city of the same size globally? Furthermore, in 2021, 16 of the Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 companies are located in Ghent.
Thanks to its strong reputation within this domain, Ghent has a disproportionate representation of digital technology companies, including many promising start-ups and scale-ups. The City of Ghent positions itself as a partner that wants to help technological companies in their growth.
Making space for DigiTech
Ghent wants to become a technology capital in Europe and is working on expanding the qualitative space for IT
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5 reasons to choose Ghent
Wondering if Ghent is the right place for you, your business and your employees? Here are 5 reasons to live, work and invest in our marvellous and quirky city.
A world of talent & expertise
Ghent is home to one of the most educated workforces in the world thanks to our forward thinking citizens, employees and academic institutions.
Life in Ghent
Ghent offers both small-town charm and big-city excitement, a perfect balance between tranquility and activity, history and modernity, tradition and innovation.