About Ghent

The Big Score, will be organized live on November 30 and December 1 & 2 in the heart of Europe, the city of Ghent.  

Ghent, mentioned by Venturebeat as Belgium’s scale-up epicenter, voted “Europe’s best kept secret” by Lonely Planet and ranked #8 by Dealroom.co as European tech hub with most combined enterprise value of scale-ups since 2000 is Belgium’s startup capital and our ideal hosting city. Ghent offers a unique mix of 70,000 students, renown technology programs and the highest amount of funding and startups per capita. On top it has a few SaaS unicorns, a progressive vibe and is currently reanimating the Wintercircus, a glorious building with 13,000m² of different spaces, to further support its startup ecosystem, due to be completed in the beginning of 2022.

The venue: MeetDistrict

The Big Score offers its guests the best setting possible: MeetDistrict. This comfortable and premium business environment will let you experience pitches and preschedule one-on-ones in fully equipped & discrete meeting rooms. Our team, upscale cuisine & relaxed vibe will give you the guest treat you deserve.  

MeetDistrict in the Ghelamco football stadium:  
Ottergemsesteenweg Zuid 808,  
9000 Ghent, Belgium

How to get there?

By train

International trains arrive at Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid. Several trains depart directly from there to Gent Sint-Pieters every hour. From Gent Sint-Pieters, ask for a taxi to bring you to Ghelamco Arena. Alternatively, you can hop on a direct bus.

By car

The Ghelamco Arena is near all of the major highways in Ghent and just ten minutes away from the city center. Upon arrival at the venue, you can park your car at visitor parking of MeetDistrict.

Where to stay?