Opentop launches the IV Valenciaport Hackathon

Did you know that in the IV Valenciaport Hackathon we’re giving away 8,000€ in prizes? 🔥

This great event takes place from 5 to 7 July.

Introducing Port Innovators Network (PIN), the first international port innovation hub network

We are excited to announce the launch of our latest initiative that aims to create a global network of innovation hubs for ports with the teams of homePORT in Hamburg and The PIER at the Seaport in Halifax, Canada

The Port Entrepreneurship International Congress of Opentop consolidates open innovation in the sector

Mar Chao, president of the Port Authority of Valencia, opened the event thanking the sector for its commitment to innovation

Opentop shows the results of open innovation in the port-logistics sector

Canonical Green, Sensing Tools, DMS Logistics and Gandolapp presented the pilots developed in the last months together with the port-logistics industry

Seanergy’s solution wins first prize in the III Valenciaport Hackathon

The second prize goes to the proposal of «Velero Meu».

About us

Opentop, the Valenciaport innovation hub

Welcome startups, entrepreneurs, corporates and investors. The business is in the port.

The main objective of this initiative, led by the Fundacion Valenciaport with the support of the Autoridad Portuaria de València (APV), is to bring innovation closer to the companies and entities working in the three ports managed by the APV (Valencia, Sagunto and Gandia) with the aim of boosting their competitiveness.

Here is the opportunity to


  • challenge the best minds to solve challenges in the Opentop hackathons,

  • develop solutions with the best startups that can apply their activity in the port logistics ecosystem and

  • help large corporations with common needs and synergy opportunities to grow!

We are connected with global leading companies, top notch mentors, and a vibrant startup ecosystem in one of the most iconic Mediterranean cities.

Our services

Valenciaport Hackathon


The Valenciaport Hackathon is already a reference in the port logistics sector. Every year the brightest minds tackle ecosystem challenges to become more efficient, profitable and sustainable.

Business Growth Program


Tailor-made program for the best startups while they test their technology in a real port environment to solve logistic-port challenges and those of our partners in the sector. Afterwards, we continue boosting innovation with the alumni program.

Investment Support


Our highly personalized support connects you to the investment ecosystem that matters most to you, including access to national and international grants that will get your project off the ground.



Opentop, the Valenciaport’s Innovation Hub, launches periodic calls throughout the year that are part of the initiative’s activity.


Business Growth Program 

These calls aim to solve challenges in the port logistics sector with the help of leading international companies from the Valenciaport cluster of companies.