Cluj-Napoca (often referred to simply as Cluj) is the unofficial capital of Transylvania, Romania, and one of the most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities in Eastern Europe, a cultural center, an academic hub, and of one the most important innovation hubs of the country. Based on the software industry, Cluj has developed tremendously in the last 15 years and nowadays is very active in terms of its startup ecosystem, with plenty of meetups, conferences and programs dedicated to startups.