“Although evolution and development are evident, we are perfectly aware of the need to continue to develop and improve our services, making us increasingly comprehensive, efficient, sustainable and environmentally friendly. We will be here to do it and we count on our community in this joint mission to save our planet.”

Manuel Jorge Valamatos, Mayor of Abrantes

Inhabitants

35.130

FAST GROWING VENTURES

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck Europe

Automotive

RSA

Founded 1989
Recycling

GalloWorldWide

Founded 1919
Food and drinks

Vieira,Graça & Ca. Lda (JORBI BIKES)

Sports, Bicycles

Resources

Abrantes is part of

Global Startup Competition

The Global Startup Competition of Get in the Ring is an opportunity for startups of different stages to gain exposure and credibility by being selected as a winner of a local event. It's a great chance to be part of a global network to explore business opportunities.

Event

Get in the Ring Abrantes

Event date

08 Jun 2021

00. Preparations
Hold on tight! Not much longer until startups can apply.
01. Nominations
We are live! Contracts have been sealed, pencils have been sharpened. Apply for the online competition!
02. Online voting
Let the voting begin! Vote for your favourite startup to earn them a spot among the best.
03. Winner announcement
The moment we have all been waiting for. During this stage, we find out who the winner is and will be joining us at the Global Meetup

Startup applications are now open!

You are now able to apply! The startup with the most votes who are chosen by the champion jury will join the Global Meetup. For more information about this competition check out the event details.

Champion Jury members

Paula Grijó

City Councilwoman City of Abrantes

Fátima Cardoso

Head of Vodafone Power Lab Vodafone

Tome Pereira Canas

Head of Open Innovation BGI

Sofia Fernandes

Head of Business Development BGI

Ecosystem

BGI
EIT Urban Mobility
Câmara Municipal de Abrantes