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  1. 09.07.2018
    Viva Technology updates

    CEO Forum Edition 2018

    Wavestone offers in this report to consolidate the forward-looking vision of today’s leaders by collecting the ideas developed during the VivaTech CEO Forum and the views and expectations of tomorrow’s leaders, thanks to a panel in partnership with the associations “Elles bougent”, “Villebon” and “Nos quartiers ont du talent.” Here is the report!
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  2. 01.12.2017
    What are large companies hoping for? Analyzing the Challenges posted by major partners of Viva Technology gives us some indication of the expectations of large companies. 1/ Nearly half of the challenges posed by VivaTech’s partners are related to the user experience (UX). 2/ About a third of Viva Technology’s open-innovation Challenges are focused on finding new drivers of growth through startups. 3/ The final reason why Viva Technology’s major partners want to cooperate with startups is to ...
  3. 21.05.2018
    Viva Technology updates

    Arkema Program Unveiled

    Arkema, partner of VivaTech 2018, has just unveiled its program for the 3 days of the event: Thursday May 24th 10:00 am: ELECTRONICS Pyzoflex: make your surface smart – JOANNEUM 11:00 am: GREENTECH The French Touch in water treatment: ultrafiltration with Neophil/Kynar PVDF membranes (Polymem) – ARKEMA 12:00 am: 3D PRINTING Bringing inspiration to life […]
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  1. 15.05.2018
    Viva Technology updates

    TechCrunch Startup Battlefield Jury Unveiled

    TechCrunch Startup Battlefield Europe is headed to VivaTech in Paris on May 24th to find the best early-stage startups across Europe. In partnership with Michelin, the 15 preselected startups will present their project in front of a jury of top investors and entrepreneurs. TechCrunch has just unveiled this outstanding jury composed of 20 international tech […]
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  2. 14.05.2018
    Viva Technology updates

    VivaStory: Klépierre & Mapwize

    Klépierre, the European leader of shopping centers, has been a long-time partner of Viva Technology since the first edition in 2016. In 2017, Klépierre launched three challenges at VivaTech to source the best startups to address their business challenges, particularly related to customer experience and data collection. Three startups were selected and among them Mapwize, […]
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  3. 09.05.2018
    Viva Technology updates

    Sumobot Challenge

    PARTICIPATE IN THE SUMOBOT CHALLENGE AT VIVATECH, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE ASSOCIATION ESIEESPACE, ON FRIDAY MAY 25th, PARIS Makers, come to #VivaTech Paris on Friday, May 25th, to test yourself against the Sumobot challengers. Get your team together and sign up! In partnership with the Esieespace association. Viva Technology, the world’s rendez-vous for startups and […]
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  4. 26.04.2018
    Viva Technology updates

    Michelin official sponsor of TechCrunch Startup Battlefield Europe

    Finding the best early-stage startup in Europe TechCrunch Startup Battlefield is headed to VivaTech in Paris to find and feature the best early-stage startups across Europe. In partnership with Michelin, Startup Battlefield Europe will showcase startups from across continental Europe working on cutting-edge technologies. The 15 preselected startups will pitch their projects on stage at […]
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  5. 26.03.2018
    Partners

    Artificial Intelligence According to Microsoft: Ethics and Big Opportunities

    Intelligence Serving Mankind A revolution and a belief: artificial intelligence must magnify the ingenuity of man. It must help and support people, not replace them. This principle is at the foundation of Microsoft’s efforts in AI, borne of a willingness to preserve ethics. By expanding human ability, AI helps us to achieve new goals in […]
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  6. 23.03.2018
    StartupsViva Technology updates

    New records for the Viva Technology startups Challenges 2018!

    1,112 startups have just been selected out of 8,418 applications for the 102 Challenges organised by Viva Technology; twice the amount of applications compared to last year. This year’s results show great diversity with an array of startup nationalities, profiles and sectors represented! Put forward by 20 of VivaTech’s partners, the Challenges enable these major […]
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  7. 20.03.2018
    Viva Technology updates

    Africa, the new frontier of the digital revolution

    By Maxime Baffert and Julie Ranty, co-directors of Viva Technology In Africa, digital technology has developed at lightning speed. While with 388 million users, the internet penetration rate – 31% of the population – might be weaker than on other continents, nowhere else has seen such rapid progression. This development springs mainly from the increasing […]
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  8. 27.02.2018
    Viva Technology updates

    Global VivaTour of Innovation

        The VivaTour has reached its final destination! Our team traveled over 150,000 kilometers to meet with the ecosystems in the US, China, Singapore, Australia, all over Europe … and it was a thrill! Thanks to local partners such as La French Tech and WeWork, we hosted meetups all around the world, with great sessions […]
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  9. 26.02.2018
    PartnersPress Release

    Exclusive Partnership with TechCrunch at VivaTech

    TechCrunch, the eminent Silicon Valley media, will be at VivaTech hosting the first ever “TechCrunch Battlefield” to be held in France, to elect the best startup in Europe. The 15 preselected startups will pitch their projects on stage at VivaTech in front of a jury of entrepreneurs and investors chosen by TechCrunch. After the first […]
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  10. 16.06.2017
    PartnersPress Release

    Artificial intelligence: views from the front lines

    Defining artificial intelligence There remains a lack of clarity about what AI is—and isn’t— even among those who are eager to harness its potential. Our work shows that companies which are leaders in digitization are also those most able to deploy AI (see box below, “Our study on AI as the next digital frontier”). But […]
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  11. 16.06.2017
    PartnersPress Release

    Pôle emploi et la Région Île-de-France présenteront l’application « Anotéa – Evaluez votre formation » à #VivaTech

    Samedi 17 juin 2017 à 16h00 à l’occasion du salon VivaTech, Pôle emploi et la Région Île-de-France présenteront l’application « Anotéa – Evaluez votre formation » sur leur stand commun en présence de Valérie Pécresse, présidente de la Région Ile-de-France et de Philippe Bel, directeur régional de Pôle emploi Ile-de-France En réponse aux engagements pris par la […]
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  12. 09.06.2017
    Partners

    Helping the Industry Prevent the Sale of Counterfeit Inventory with Ads.txt

    When an advertiser buys media programmatically, they rely on the fact that the URLs they purchase are accurate and were legitimately offered by those publishers. However, it is difficult for a buyer to confirm if the entities responsible for selling those impressions via real-time bidding (RTB) have authorization to do so. While every impression already includes […]
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  13. 30.05.2017
    Viva Technology updates

    What are large companies hoping for?

    Analyzing the 100 Challenges posted by major partners of Viva Technology – the global event for innovation, startups, and digital transformation taking place in Paris from 15 to 17 June 2017 – gives us some indication of the expectations of large companies. 1/ Nearly half of the challenges posed by VivaTech’s partners are related to the user […]
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  14. 30.05.2017
    Viva Technology updates

    Why Artificial Intelligence Will Change Everything

    The rise of AI and intelligent machines is expected to usher in the next industrial revolution, disrupting the healthcare, manufacturing, auto and transport, retail, financial services, agriculture, retail, legal services, defense and mining sectors and more. Indeed, within 10 years AI and robotics are expected to create an estimated “annual creative disruption impact” of up […]
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  15. 29.05.2017
    Press Release

    Paris Tech Festival

    Paris, for years now, has played host to international events dedicated to innovation in all its forms. In order to celebrate and support our city’s innovative initiatives, the City of Paris has decided to create the Paris Tech Festival, taking place from the 4th of June to the 7th of July, for the first time […]
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  16. 15.05.2017
    Newsletter

    VivaTech Newsletter > Quality of life and services

      VivaTech Newsletter > Quality of life and services Learn everything about the future of Quality of life and Services with SODEXO How do we build a society that balances humanity and technology? Tech is invading our professional and personal lives as never before. It is changing how we work, how we eat, how we […]
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  17. 21.03.2017
    Viva Technology updates

    Startups, get involved in Vivatech 2017’s challenges and boost your growth!

    Viva Technology in collaboration with its partners, have launched hundreds of open innovation challenges that are devoted to the growth of startups. By helping us address these challenges lucky startups could be in with the chance to: – Win a booth in one of our partner ‘Labs’ to showcase your startup along with x3 day […]
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  18. 07.03.2017
    Viva Technology updates

    Viva Technology is back from June 15th to June 17th in Paris

    After its tremendous success in 2016, Viva Technology is back, in Paris from June 15th to June 17th, 2017. Viva Technology is one of a kind, an exhibition of the most innovative products and services, with unique opportunities for startups, especially through networking opportunities with large corporations and investors. According to Francis Morel CEO of […]
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