The world’s rendezvous
for startups & leaders
VivaTech is the world’s rendezvous for startups and leaders to celebrate innovation. It’s a gathering of the world’s brightest minds, talents, and products taking place in Paris on 16–18 May 2019.
From top speakers and exhibitions to open innovation and live experiences, VivaTech is a celebration of today’s innovations and tomorrow’s possibilities for everyone who believes in the power of technology to transform business and society.
The evolution over the last three years is impressive. The talent here is amazing.Mark Zuckerberg, CEO, Facebook
[VivaTech] is a very attractive event for a lot of people, for VCs, startups and high tech companiesEmmanuel Macron, President of France
It's fantastic to be here in Paris and at VivaTech.Satya Nadella, CEO, Microsoft
For me, the key words for VivaTech this year are just dynamism and vibrancy of France and the EuropePriya Guha, General Manager, RocketSpace UK
VivaTech is one of the most amazing conferences in the world because it brings all the greatest mindMarc Pritchard, CMO, P&G
and as-yet-unclassifiable hardware and software. This is innovation you can touch and feel.
roundtable discussions and workshops that focus on redefining business and bringing it into the future.
hosted by major VivaTech partners in our Open Innovation Labs (growth hacks don’t get bigger than this). Demos of innovative products and services and pitch contests reveal how these future tech stars plan to reshape the world of tomorrow.
corporates, incubators, consulting firms and business angels. Make connections and schedule appointments with the VivaTech app. Check out dedicated zones for coding, coaching and other resources to take your business to the next level.
Are you a tech and innovation enthusiast looking for a job? Our next-generation online platform enables VivaTech's startups and corporate partners to post job vacancies suited to the next generation of talents. Our partners and startups are offering more than 1,000 jobs on the Talent Connect Jobboard by ManpowerGroup for you to choose from. Upload your CV to see what opportunities await you! Also, test yourself on the Digital Room to assess your skills and boost your confidence with all things digital! What are you waiting for?
VivaTech is on the hunt for European Scaleups who aim to conquer the world and become the Next European Unicorn! We want to take these rising European Unicorns to the next level by providing international exposure through a network of renowned media and corporate partners.We also wish to highlight that the European entrepreneurship landscape is uniquely positioned for exponential growth and is ready to launch the next generation of Unicorns. VivaTech aims to enable European Scaleups to attain sufficient growth to compete in the global market!
Some VivaTech Pitch Contests are still open! Don't miss the opportunity to win 2 passes and pitch at VivaTech in front of top executives and a massive audience.
The President of the French Republic has honored our event again in 2018. Emmanuel Macron has delivered a speech about his views on how to make technology a positive force for our economy and our society. The day before his speech at VivaTech, the Tech for Good Summit gathered global tech leaders at Palais de l’Elysée to discuss the positive impact of tech & innovations.