Barcelona Tech City at the 4YFN 2019 with 20 associated companies

The association has a stand with 20 associated companies- from startups to venture builders – showing their products and services.  

Barcelona, February 25 – 27th 2019.- Once again Barcelona Tech City is part of 4YFN 2019, celebrated on the Mobile World Congress frame, organized by GSMA. With 20 associated companies, from startups to venture builders, will be at the Association stand to share their novelties and services with the ecosystem. On the M2 and N2 units in pavilion 8 of the Fira Montjuïc some associated of Barcelona Tech City will be present, such as: BCN10 Barcelona Fintech, Clic for Rent, Conector Startup Accelerator, Cuideo, Digamelon, Furgo.io, HAYS Recruiting Experts Worldwide, Imaginae.net, MusicList World Innovation, Nuclio Venture Builder, OneRagtime, PayXpert, Roca Salvatella, Soluble Studio, Spaceboost, TeamEQ, Uniks App, Validated ID, Welcome20, WorkDeck.

Created by successful entrepreneurs, Barcelona Tech City is an association who represents more than 800 technological and digital companies based in Barcelona. The main goals are the consolidation of the city as an International tech hub and enhance the innovation between the different agents who make part of the entrepreneur ecosystem in Barcelona, with 40.000 professionals, contributing to position the city as a reference on the international tech scene.

The third annual report about the tech panorama in Europe made by the investment fund Atomico places Barcelona in the fifth position on the 10 technology European hubs ranking by number of startups and the third city preferred by entrepreneurs to create startups. In the same report, Barcelona takes the fifth place on the ranking of European cities by received investment. 

From Barcelona Tech City the bet is the promotion of entrepreneurship, the connection between the talent on schools and universities and the creation of the appropriate legal, tax and financial  framework for the creation and consolidation of technological and digital projects. To achieve this goal Barcelona Tech City works among with entrepreneurs, startups, investors, big companies, incubators and accelerators. Likewise universities, business schools, media and other parties in the ecosystem. 

Presided by Miguel Vicente and with Miquel Martí as CEO, the Association started on 2016 the project Pier01 whit the main goal to become in a reference technology space in Europe. Located in Palau de Mar (La Barceloneta), on its almost 11.000 square meters it brings together 100 companies and startups with more than 1.000 professionals working day by that on its facilities.  

Recognized by Forbes as one of the six hubs more innovative in the world, and one of the main projects of the Association, Pier01 has followed the philosophy of the incorporation of startups and entrepreneurs besides to promote an encounter space for them with the traditional business   and corporative sectors, with the  final aim of facilitating the approach between both environments. At Pier01, startups as ByHours, Tiendeo among others, and big organizations as Anti Venture Builder, Nuclio Venture Builder, the Mobile World Capital Foundation with mVentures, Naturgy, with InnovaHUb, SEAT with the Metropolis Lab: Barcelona and the Payment Innovation Hub powered by CaixaBank, Samsung, Arval, Visa and Global Payments, consolidate a space that promotes innovation and cooperation between startups and corporations. 

Nowadays Barcelona Tech City is working to grow the hub, with the incorporation of new sites and partners to create a technological entrepreneurship campus – Barcelona Tech City Campus – that includes different approaches like Blockchain, life sciences, mobility and video games and others. Actually, Barcelona Tech City counts with two hubs that shape this urban tech field: the Peninsula hub of cultural industries and gaming, and the ASICS hub of wellness. ASSOCIATED COMPANIES TO BARCELONA TECH CITY PRESENT AT 4YFN 2019

During the celebration of 4YFN 2019, 20 companies will be present at the Barcelona Tech City Stand M2 and N2 at the pavilion 8 in FiraMontjuïc.

BNC10 BARCELONA FINTECH, S.L

Bnc10 is the first Neobank from Barcelona. It is also the first to offer a customized experience with a personal assistant and whatsapp support for customers. By early 2019, bnc10 will be the first 100% mobile bank offering Spanish IBANs and shared accounts; challenging incumbent banks with core products and services millennials and digital natives have come to demand. Bnc10 will offer free accounts, FX without abusive commissions, social payments and superior customer service.

Born in Barcelona, bnc10 expects to cut its teeth locally before expanding to Spain and the rest of Europe, bringing its own fresh, Mediterranean style to the growing fintech space.

CLIC FOR RENT (Tecnogest Easy S.L.)

Clic for Rentis an online platform that simplifies the management of flats for rent, and helps to reduce administrative costs by 50%. It minimizes the time of drafting contracts, automates financial management, the management of collections and monthly expenses, as well as the issuing of monthly receipts, and facilitates access to all digitized files. Permanent access 24/7 from any type of device connected to the internet.

CONECTOR STARTUP ACCELERATOR

Conector Startup Accelerator is a Spanish startup accelerator specialized in seed stage businesses. It provides mentoring to technology-based startups that are ready to be launched into the market.

In 5 years Conector has worked with entrepreneurs providing mentorship, financing support, strategic partnerships and networking to more than 140 startups.

The acceleration process consists of a 5-month program that aims to convert startups into successful, proven and investment-ready projects.

Conector has led corporate accelerations for financial and automotive companies such as Porsche, Seat, Bankia and Abanca.

CUIDEO

Cuideo is a Marketplace where families met caregivers for their elderly. It managesall family needs: professional recruitment, contract setting up and sanitary support, the main goal is for elderly people can age at their home. Founded in 2016, Cuideo has raised 2 financial rounds and currently gives service to more than 2.500 families across 5 offices located in Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia, Bilbao and Seville.

DIGAMELON SL

Digamelonis aCustomer Experience agency.

IBEX or Startup brands increase their customers satisfaction as the company adapts to their sales hythms by increasing or decreasing our team when needed.

The agency optimizes the relationship operations with users thanks to the consultative nature, and the agency designs even design a self-service strategy to automatically reduce the first doubts. 

With this improvement in the customer journey there is a reduction on department costs and differentiate the brand with an experience that creates loyal customers, who not only maintain the commercial relationship, but recommend it to others.

FURGO.IO SL

Furgo MANAGERis the omnichannel management platform where transport companies digitize operations and optimize resources and distribuitors or retailers integrate and manage all transport suppliers. In a single dashboad they can manage all transactions with live tracking, automatic fleet management, PODs, KPI, invoicing, etc.

HAYS RECRUITING EXPERTS WORLDWIDE

Hays is a leading global professional recruiting group, the expert at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide, being the market leader in the UK and Asia Pacific and one of the market leaders in Continental Europe and Latin America.

Hays operates across the private and public sectors, dealing in permanent positions, contract roles and temporary assignments. With 10,000 staff operating from 250 offices in 33 countries across 20 specialisms, last year we placed around 70,000 candidates into permanent jobs, and around 240,000 people into temporary assignments.

MUSICLIST WORLD INNOVATION S.L.

MusicList is a startup born in Barcelona with the aim of adding content from the best music streaming services.

It’s a platform that help users explore the best music through machine learning algorithms offering personalized recommendations. Each reproduction of MusicList is a source of income for the music industry. 

MusicList has more than 2.5 million unique users from more than 190 countries. The goal is to become leaders in connecting music with people worldwide being part of the music revolution as an advanced music aggregator driven by data.

NUCLIO VENTURE BUILDER

Nuclio is a company builder that incubates startups with business models already validated in other markets. Nuclio identifies the different business models in-house and puts together the team of entrepreneurs to execute the project. During the incubation process, Nuclio offers its entrepreneur access to central services, including IT, accounting, PR, legal, HR services amongst others.

ONERAGTIME

OneRagtime is the venture platform. It selects the most innovative tech start-ups from across Europe and Israel and back them, leveraging our curated investor community. In the unique VC as a platform model, our investors choose which start-up they’d like to invest in and we take care of the rest – market analysis, terms negotiation and dedicated vehicle creation. 

The exceptional entrepreneurs are supported in their full journey through the power of our team and community: capital to contacts, experience to operational resources. What’s more, OneRagtimeadvises corporates in their digital transformations, unlocking opportunities both for them and our start-ups.

PAYEXPERT

PayXpert is a fintech specialized in the integration and management of the best and most innovative payment solutions for each business, providing maximum security in the purchase transactions.

Created in 2009, it currently has more than 130 multi-currency payment solutions and processes with more than 40 different currencies. In Spain, for example, PayXpert is the only official partner of WeChat Pay and Alipay, the most widely used payment methods in China. Its knowledge of the more advanced markets in digital payments, such as those in Asia, makes it possible to provide the best available solutions to its clients.

With the application of business intelligence, the customers have always all the information they need to be able to make decisions quickly and easily. In addition, to safeguard user data, using tokenization PayXpert customers have the option to perform recurring transactions, subscriptions and one-click payments.

ROCA SALVATELLA, S.L.

RocaSalvatella is a consulting company specialized in digital transformation and the creation of new businesses. Founded in 2008, provides services to large companies accompanying them in the challenges that digitalization entails.

RocaSalvatella Digital Ventures creates and accelerates disruptive businesses that generate new opportunities for growth. We start businesses together with corporations and entrepreneurs. The company  accelerates businesses and finds the best way for businesses to continue growing.

Are you a corporation? We help you create new businesses aligned with your strategy.Are you an entrepreneur? We look for startups that want to take their businesses to the next level.

SOLUBLE STUDIO

Soluble is a team of strategic professionals who empower a range of startups and consolidated company brands from Europe and America. Soluble is a multidisciplinary young studio with agile methodologies which help the clients achieve their goals, creating coherent brand identities that are recognizable cross all touch points. Branding through strategy, design and development to create powerful brands. Soluble branding.

SPACEBOOST SL

Spaceboost is a PPC Automation Software created to change the way companies advertise on Google and Bing’s paid search & shopping advertising programs.

Spaceboost SL empowers the world to grow their business in an easy, effective and scalable way. 

It allows every advertiser to create and optimize campaigns on Google and Bing according to what they want to invest, the type of business they are, and the objectives they want to achieve.Today, over 11.000 customers in more than 90 countries use Spaceboost’s software, services, and support to transform the way they attract, engage, and delight customers.

TEAMEQ

TeamEQ is the Team Intelligence platform, powered by AI & Machine Learning, that drives alignment, high-performance and cultural transformation in teams and organizations. TeamEQ measures team’s engagement, effectiveness, motivation and well-being in real time. Our dashboard displays immediate anonymous results and feedbacks to teams, offering predictive action plans to leaders and HR to improve results and create high-performance teams.

TeamEQ boosts alignment, decision-making, leadership, soft skills, collective performance, and emotional intelligence (EQ). TeamEQ suits every kind of teams and challenges: remote teams, tech-agile environments, cultural and digital transformation strategies, talent retention problems, change management and organizational development. TeamEQ drives intelligent teams for winning organizations.

UNIKS APP, S.L.

Uniks is a tool for soft-skills recognition and self-awareness improvement for people and organizations. It creates profiles of people and groups with the feedback received from friends, family, and colleagues.  Uniks works on positive recognition in order to introduce positivity in society and generate a social impact. Also improves people and, therefore, the results of organizations. We also improve personal relationships and combat bullying from prevention.

VALIDATED ID

Validated ID provides secure trust services to business with ViDSigner multichannel digital signature based on cryptographic signature, biometrics and easy use; and ViDChain blockchain- based digital identity, solution awarded 1st place at 2018 Cuatrecasas and Telefónicaacceleratorprogram.

WELCOME20 (webstore company S.L.)

Welcome20:

1º A Program for the Loyalty of the Clients of the companys, providing a unique differential value that will make your customers love you.

2º A Benefits Program for the employees, which will allow them to obtain an extra remuneration thanks to the company, achieving greater commitment to your company.

WORKDECK

Workdeck is the all-in-one ‘Digital Workplace’ software for work management that no flexible, collaborative and productive company can live without. 

The epic digital platform of connected tools allows businesses to manage their projects and workplaces like never before and in an unbeatable way. With everything available from one place, offering unprecedented process automation for working efficiently, with everything accessible via a mobile app, and delivering an experience that helps teams to be more committed, Workdeck is the future way of working. No more and no less.

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