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At Cluj Startups we have the mission to contribute to the growth of the local startup ecosystem through events, connections, programs, bringing opportunities and collaborations with various startup-related organisations in Cluj, Romania and Europe.

Cluj Startups is a volunteering-based, non-profit organisation, founded in 2012. Since then it grew to:


partnerships with other organizations


meetups and events organized


startups and products in Cluj that we're in touch with


interested people, part of our community channels
Opportunities for team members

As a team member, you will gain:

  • Knowledge about how to create/manage a startup.

  • Connections and networking in the startup world.

  • Professional experience which will prove valuable in business.

  • Various job or business opportunities suited for your career.

Your involvement will consist in 4-7 hours/week on various projects/tasks as you choose:

  • Communication and collaboration with startup founders and other organisations.

  • Organising events or meetups for startups and community members.

  • Marketing strategy, social media and material design for programs and events.

  • Fundraising and business development in various meetings with partners.

Opportunities for team members

The projects that we are involved in:

On-going activities for 2020

  • Startup Club – is an inner community gathering startup founders in Cluj.
  • “Startup Time” Workshops – a program with workshops for people who have a startup idea
  • Upster Startup Conference – conference focused on the startup community (first edition will be in October 2020)

Support other focused communities 


  • Startup a la Cluj – quarterly event offering an overview on the local startup ecosystem
  • Mentoring Hours – where we bring experts to feedback and advise startup founders
  • Startup Drinkabouts – social gathering for the local startup community and visitors
  • Startup Europe Week – event showcasing the European opportunities for startups
  • “The Good, the Bad, the Reality Check about Startups” – experienced entrepreneurs come and share (to students) the good and the bads about the startup life 

Involvement in Startup Tracks various conferences like CodecampIT Days, DevTalks or Techsylvania.

For any questions, write to us on the facebook page or by email at