StartUPC is UPC’s high-impact venture acceleration center turning business ideas into sustainable and successful enterprises. StartUPC allows UPC’s and the country’s young entrepreneurs to enhance their talent through counseling and tutoring so they can realize their dream of an own business. It is a co-working space for the development and maturation of business and technological projects, where the young people receive support from UPC experts in different areas related to their project.
StartUPC has an agreement in place with Tel Aviv University (Israel) to train and enhance high-impact ventures and perform technological and knowledge transfer. It is worth noting that Israel is the country with the highest start-up index in the world: a total of 3,850, i.e., one for each 1,844 Israelis (according to the Venture Capital Research Centre in Israel), being currently known as the Startup Nation.