66 of the 240 startups at International CES in January will be from France, the largest foreign delegation present (the next largest group is Israel with 13 startups). Monday, January 5th, there will be a #FrenchPitch networking and “elevator pitch” luncheon between the FrenchTech startups at CES and a group of American startups, investors, business development agencies and the press. The luncheon will be followed by a tour of the Downtown Project and discussions with local startups and business leaders. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with American and French startups and business leaders while at CES.
Which FrenchTech Startups Are Pitching?
The current list of startups that will be pitching : Dawaq, HDSN, Catopsys, Apicoove, Ionosys, Echy, Visiomed, Snapkin, Adways,Bactech, Rollkers, Ledger, Akoustic Arts, Gamific, Bionic Bird
Stay tuned as we will be adding another 10 to 15 startups before the event.
Current Event Partners Include :
- The City of Las Vegas – Bureau of Economic and Urban Development
- The French American Chamber of Commerce
- Downtown Project
MTV Group’s GameOne, a French TV tech/digital news channel, will be filming the event for a documentary on CES and FrenchTech.
Event Details and Schedule :
Free Event Registration is available on Eventbrite
Monday, January 5th, 2015
Location: Downtown Project – Place on 7th, 115 N 7th Street, Downtown Las Vegas
11:00 : Registration
11:30 : Welcome and Opening Message
11:45 : French Startup Elevator Pitches (60 seconds)
12:15 : Southwestern Buffet and Networking
1:45 to 4:45 : Tour of the Downtown Project Startup Ecosystem and “Meet and Greets”
More information, as well as registration, is available on the event page.