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Live Talks and Business Sessions

  • 9:30 - 10:30 AM

    Salon Laurens

    LIVE TALK - Is it still possible to build a society that supports our well-being?

    A health crisis, climate change, increasing social inequalities, plus professional and economic uncertainties… A series of upheavals that create societal imbalance and impact individual well-being. We’re increasingly aware of the importance of physical activity, a balanced diet, mental health, individual autonomy, and social inclusion. More than ever, we need to rethink our lifestyles to continue to improve citizens’ well-being. Paris&Co invites you to discover some of the ways in which we can build a future society that incorporates this overall well-being.

    Moderator : Jean-Baptiste Alliot, Paris&Co

  • 9:30 - 10:30 AM

    Salle Xavier Lacoste
    (Level -1)

    BUSINESS SESSION - Better living in the city, a key focus for the RATP Group

    Session reserved for startups, subject to availability

    As a leader in urban public transport, the RATP Group is committed to improving the quality of daily life in the city; its innovation strategy serves this purpose. The RATP Group will present its responses to innovation challenges in the following areas: from Industry 4.0 to operational excellence for the Group’s business lines, from creating social links to making daily life easier for passengers, from adapting to climate change to a smarter city for cities and regions across France.

  • 11:00 - 12:00 AM

    Salon Laurens

    LIVE TALK - Tomorrow's entertainments: what new experiences will be possible in light of societal and technological changes?

    What new cultural or outdoor activities will exist in 2040? Today, we need to think about the entertainment of tomorrow. New territories of experience, digital sobriety, technological advances, eco-friendliness, systemic crises… Paris&Co, as an expert in the entertainment industry, offers its partners the opportunity to understand and anticipate these changes. Our recipe? A dynamic team led by Making Tomorrow, a touch of science fiction and a dose of possible futures in order to better prepare for what lies ahead. Paris&Co invites you to dive into these projections and to participate in the debate.

    Moderators :
    Florence Bailbled, Paris&Co
    Laurent Queige, Paris&Co
    Martin Lauquin, Creative Strategist, Making Tomorrow
    Olivier Wathelet, Anthropologist, Making Tomorrow

  • 11:00 - 12:00 AM

    Auditorium
    (Level -1)

    BUSINESS SESSION - Challenges and Opportunities for Tech Entrepreneurs in Africa

    Technology-related initiatives between France and Africa are constantly increasing. How to decipher the synergies and business opportunities among entrepreneurs and innovative ecosystems on both sides? The experts on this panel will share their experiences as well as keys to understanding these innovative and sometimes complex markets, to better anticipate possible future collaborations.

  • 11:00 - 12:00 AM

    Salle Xavier Lacoste
    (Level -1)

    BUSINESS SESSION - Supporting innovation players, a priority for Orange

    At Orange, we are working to make technological innovation a vector for sustainable human and economic development. To do this, we are constantly creating new services that simplify the daily lives of everyone. Creativity, efficiency and economic impact are the key words in Orange’s collaboration with innovation players. Are you a startup? Whatever your stage of development, come and learn more about the support services we offer: financing, technical expertise, business development, etc…

  • 2:00 - 3:00 PM

    Salon Laurens

    LIVE TALK - Impact Innovation in our cities: from mirage to reality

    How do we define impact innovation in our cities? Discerning innovation, distinguishing between innovation for innovation’s sake and virtuous innovation, bringing ecological and socio-economic benefits to society, responding to unmet needs… More than ever, we need to be more discerning about the innovations that shape the urban fabric. Paris&Co is offering you this opportunity to give concrete expression to your thoughts on creating a more desirable city.

    Moderator : Marion Apaire, Paris&Co

  • 2:00 - 3:00 PM

    Salle Xavier Lacoste
    (Level -1)

    BUSINESS SESSION - Public procurement, an innovation lever

    Contrary to popular belief, startups can also access public procurement markets. Opportunities, rules of the game, positioning strategy, commercial approach… What are the specificities of public procurement? During this session, the Finance and Purchasing Department of the City of Paris will reveal the needs of the departments, as well as ways to detect opportunities and make relevant offers, plus feedback from a supplier for the City of Paris.

  • 3:00 - 4:00 PM

    Auditorium (Level -1)

    BUSINESS SESSION - The keys to public funding: from France 2030 to seed funding

    Public players are committed to the creation and development of innovative companies at every stage of their development. This support for innovation should make it possible to guarantee the ecological transition and the emergence of new industrial or technological sectors throughout the country. Come learn more about the France 2030 investment plan, Bpifrance’s innovation financing deployment and the Paris Innovation Fund.

  • 3:30 - 4:30 PM

    Salon Laurens

    LIVE TALK - How to avoid the Great Resignation? Flexibility to strengthen employee retention

    In 2021, more than 35% of employees were considering leaving their jobs and more than 14% resigned. The health crisis, questions around skills and job utility… Retaining teams is at the heart of future major HR challenges. Paris&Co invites you to discover concrete solutions implemented in France and elsewhere by startups and large corporate groups that have experimented with different flexibility models focused on employee retention.

    Moderator : Marie Sipos, Paris&Co

  • 3:30 - 4:30 PM

    Salle Xavier Lacoste
    (Level -1)

    BUSINESS SESSION - Data for business: how to become "Data Driven"?

    The Data Maturity Observatory, supported by Datasulting and Paris&Co, has just completed the 3rd edition of its survey. Whether you are at the beginning of the adventure or on your way, becoming “Data Driven” may seem like a Holy Grail to some while remaining a myth or an abstract concept to others. In this interactive workshop, we will paint a picture of what your Data Driven company could be! We will also benefit from feedback from three companies involved in working with data daily at different levels of data maturity.

    Moderator : François Teyssier, Paris&Co

  • 5:00 - 6:00 PM

    Salon Laurens

    LIVE TALK - Startups and large corporate groups: deployment & roll-out, how to succeed?

    Session reserved for Large group, subject to availability

    To mark the 10th anniversary of the Open Innovation Club’s creation, we conducted a study with about thirty large corporate groups, members of the Open Innovation Club and partners of Paris&Co, on innovation designed and deployed by startups. We propose a session focused on the results of this study, including feedback and testimonies, success factors, points of vigilance, advice to startups and their peers on accelerating innovation industrialization, etc.

    Moderators : Yann Bercq-Delost et Sophie Malbé, Paris&Co

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Selection of 2022 projects

Vitality

Abilycare

Digital solution to track walking and balance to prevent the risk of frailty

#healthtech

Exposant AM

Deeptimize

Solution to correct posture and sports performance using artificial intelligence

#sportech

Exposant AM

Eppur

First braking system for manual wheelchairs: a pair of wheels for braking without injury

#healthtech

Exposant AM

Goove App

Sports-health application to boost physical activity among the French

#sportech

Exposant AM

Karyon

Management tool that allows small and medium-sized businesses that sell in supermarkets to receive precise feedback on their sales

#foodtech

Exposant AM

Nutreets

First commercial aquaponic farm in France

#foodtech

Exposant AM

Fizyou

Preventive healthcare application derived from top-level sports to take care of your teams working at the office and at home

#sportech

Exposant PM

Life plus

Detects falls, runaways, and offers remote medical monitoring in nursing home facilities

#healthtech

Exposant PM

Maïa

Management tool for healthier, more balanced and sustainable collective catering

#foodtech

Exposant PM

NaoX Technologies

First miniature electroencephalogram to facilitate the monitoring of neurological diseases

#healthtech

Exposant PM

Silo Anti Gaspi

Anti-waste solution for food professionals

#foodtech

Exposant PM

Stadium go

Carpooling solution dedicated to sports events

#sportech

Exposant PM

Sustainable City

Biochar Lab

Low-tech demonstrator for treating and recovering wood waste

#urbaninnovation

Exposant AM

Delivr'Aide

Food kit delivery platform for students in need

#socialinnovation

Exposant AM

Ficha

Waste sorting solution for collective housing

#urbaninnovation

Exposant AM

Geosophy

Search engine to analyze your decarbonated underground resources

#energy

Exposant AM

Vizzia

Radar solution with embedded AI that automatically detects illegal dumping

#urbaninnovation

Exposant AM

Wintics

Video analysis software for traffic management, public space security and urban cleanliness

#mobility

Exposant AM

Bavart par Art Studio

Pokémon go concept allowing you to capture works of art in exchange for vouchers for cultural events

#culture

Exposant PM

Colibree

First website created dedicated to inter-generational cohabitation based on solidarity, short and long term, everywhere in France

#urbaninnovation

Exposant PM

Fresh ecopavers

Drainage pavers capable of restoring coolness in hot weather

#urbaninnovation

Exposant PM

Groom

New premium recycling engagement solution that contributes to the inclusion of people with disabilities

#socialinnovation

Exposant PM

Smartnance

Facility Management solution for owners and managers of commercial buildings

#energy

Exposant PM

Tiny Work

Inclusive and solidarity-based co-working space

#socialinnovation

Exposant PM

Business Solutions

Ask for the moon

Intelligent question-and-answer platform for sharing and securing know-how in industrial companies

#hrtech

Exposant AM

Fincome

Non-dilutive financing solution and management tool for companies with recurring revenues

#fintech

Exposant AM

Moten Tech

The solution combining motion capture and listening to the muscular activity of an operator at work.

#hrtech

Exposant AM

Piggit

Europe's first smart debt relief app

#fintech

Exposant AM

Tamplo

Collaborative application that integrates meeting tracking with project management

#hrtech

Exposant AM

Wixar

Complete platform for immersive and collaborative learning that allows you to boost the potential of your candidates and/or employees

#hrtech

Exposant AM

Ethypik

Solution that changes the rules of recruitment with street sourcing

#hrtech #inclusion

Exposant PM

Kamaé

Simple gamified cybersecurity awareness platform

#hrtech

Exposant PM

Only One

Positive impact digital eco-account along with a recycled bank card

#fintech

Exposant PM

Roadmate

Innovative solution to manage and control sustainable mobility within your company for all your employees' business travel

#fintech

Exposant PM

Stairwage

Solution dedicated to companies that want to improve their employees’ financial well-being

#hrtech

Exposant PM

Teambrain

The best of the chatbot without its drawbacks, using machine learning and automatically capitalizing on your teams' responses

#fintech

Exposant PM

Entertainment

Aquatech Innovation

Water conservation solution to reduce the environmental footprint of tourism and economic activities

#sustainabletourism

Exposant AM

Briefstory

Digital collection of short and inspiring stories

#edition

Exposant AM

Charlie Solutions

Plug&Play solution, autonomous and 100% automated, which optimizes the management and monitoring of your equipment

#eventtech

Exposant AM

Hado

Video game combining virtual and real thanks to augmented reality

#esport

Exposant AM

Marelle

Platform to experience live performances (concerts...) in the Metaverse

#eventtech

Exposant AM

X&Immersion

From video games to museums, making the customer experience more immersive

#culture

Exposant AM

Bakup

App that connects travelers with local health professionals

#sustainabletourism

Exposant PM

Fairtual Technologies

Virtual 3D solution for your exhibitions, conferences and meetings

#eventtech

Exposant PM

Lireka

Online bookstore that sells French books worldwide

#edition

Exposant PM

Phresque

Mirror that turns you into a work of art

#culture

Exposant PM

Troov

Solution to easily report a lost item and give you the maximum chance of finding it

#sustainabletourism

Exposant PM

Zei

The digital solution that allows all organizations to assess, accelerate and enhance their impact

#eventtech

Exposant PM