The Next Web 2019

Eight selected startup companies from Catalonia will be attending The Next Web Conference 2019 in Amsterdam from May 8th through 10th. These companies span across several verticals, including Sports, Travel, Fintech, Cleantech, Insurance and Human Resources. Each will be represented by their founders at TNW.

On Wednesday, May 8th, we will be hosting a speed-dating session to recruit digital talent in Amsterdam. The event is open to junior and senior web and mobile developers, SAP consultants, data scientists, and cyber-security professionals who are interested in taking on a new career challenge in Barcelona.

Seat, Everis and Zurich—companies that are pioneering process digitalization and innovation in Barcelona—will join us at this session to present the new digital projects they’re working on and initiate a recruitment process with participants.

BNC10 Barcelona Fintech

Constituted in July 2018, bnc10 is the first digital-only bank from Barcelona and the latest to join the swelling ranks of challenger banks in Europe. Our value proposition is banking for the digital age. Bnc10 will offer a free bank account and a host of features targeted at digital natives to help them make better financial decisions. There will be no lock-in contracts, no surprise commissions and no fine print. We are made in Barcelona and aim to become the financial service our customers love to use.

BusUp Technologies

BusUp is a personalized bus ride-sharing platform that aims to radically improve corporate mobility, by making it more efficient and cost-effective. BusUp partners with local bus operators to offer an innovative solution to corporations located in peri-urban areas whose employees suffer from limited access to public transportation. BusUp solution allows its corporate clients to share a personalized private network of corporate buses, so their employees can benefit from a high-quality commuting solution, at half the costs of a traditional corporate bus.

Elma Digital Networks, S.L.

Elma is a digital-native health insurance company based in Barcelona. Elma believes that by being both the disruptor, and the insurer, they can truly have a deep impact in transforming how health insurance access happens, and therefore transform healthcare form there. The cornerstone of this is actually engaging with their member base, generating trust, and playing a role in delivering healthcare services to their members.


Stayforlong is the first hotel marketplace with unique deep focus in long term hotel bookings. We currently work in more than 12 European countries and with a hotel portfolio of 200.000 around the world. We aim to become the category leader for long stays bookings providing a customized hotel inventory based in specific needs of our customers.


SoCourt is a unique solution to capture video replays of sport games, at any level. No additional hardware required, all you need is your smartphone.


StockCrowd provides organizations and companies with a newly created enterprise software category called, Financial Crowd Management (FCM) Software. This innovative software ultimately enables a new source of funding that is available for all organizations and companies in the world by turning the organization/company’s website into their own bank fed by their own customers, fans or/and stakeholders.

Team EQ

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.

Venvirotech Biotechnology SL

VEnvirotech is a biotechnological startup specialized in the production of biodegradable bioplastics using bacteria. For achieving that, bacteria are fed with organic waste closing the loop of circular economy. This way VEnvirotech goes from waste… to value.

Contact us for further information

Emili Aldabó

Paul Barreveld

Download the Catalogue of Catalan Startups at The Next Web 2019

Barcelona is Southern Europe's most dynamic startup ecosystem, being home to over 1,300 startups that mostly develop their activity in the fields of Industry 4.0, life sciences and mobile and software technologies.