We are a tech company.
We partner companies to foster innovation and recruit the talents who will run it.

Our 6 offices work at scale and cover worldwide needs for innovation across all industries

  • Paris
  • Hong Kong
  • Stuttgart
  • Montreal
  • Tokyo
  • Singapore

Our mission

Agorize technology supports companies transformation
with a SaaS solution to manage innovation and recruitment, powered by a global community of 5 million people. 
We aim to create new synergies between businesses and key players to innovate: students, developers, startups and expert employees.

We believe that talent comes from everywhere.
Agorize was started by passionate entrepreneurs who aspire to make a meaningful impact on their ecosystem.
That’s why we are committed to fostering responsible transformation of organisations so that it helps all of society to progress.

To best serve our clients,
we are demanding, innovative and committed to the development of our people.
We have set up a stimulating organisation to collaborate, surpass ourselves and share successes together.

Identify innovations and source innovative solutions for your business.

Test and recruit the best talent on their hard & soft skills.
Boost your employer brand.

Develop agility and structural transformation within your organization.

Connect and engage with the best innovative startups in the world.

Reveal your employees’ potential by nurturing their intrapreneurial mindset with open innovation challenges.

Grow new markets & business opportunities and build new partnerships

How it all started

2011

Charles, Yohann and Yohan met while studying for a Master’s degree at HEC/Télécom ParisTech in 2011.

They worked on case studies, providing concrete responses to strategic issues encountered by major groups.

They realized the untapped potential of students and businesses working together. Studyka was born!

2012

They added 3 new communities: hackers (Hackateam), startups (UpWeStart) and employees.

And with the success of these new communities, Studyka became Agorize! The change better reflects the diversity of its communities of innovators 🚀

2014

Agorize raised $2.6 million from Iris Capital and Capnamic Ventures

2016

Agorize was voted ‘Best Collaborative SaaS Platform’ by French Tech and is among the top 500 most dynamic tech companies as ranked in the Deloitte Technology Fast500.

2018

At the end of the year, Agorize raised $14.5 million

2019

Agorize is an 80-person strong startup that specializes in organizing O2O (Online to Offline) open innovation challenges & hackathons.

The company has organized almost 1000 challenges involving a community of 5 million innovators through its dedicated platform & works with over 200 key account clients.

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Agorize comes from “Agora” and “Rise” and empowers companies and people from all over the world through Open innovation Challenges.

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