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8 Major companies already participating

8 major companies have already registered for Meet Innov 2013: VEOLIA ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES, DCF (SNCF), AÉROPORTS DE PARIS, SEPTODONT, DIAGNOSTICA STAGO, BOUYGUES TELECOM, AFNOR NORMALISATION and ALCATEL-LUCENT.

8 major companies have already registered for Meet Innov 2013: VEOLIA ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES, DCF (SNCF), AÉROPORTS DE PARIS, SEPTODONT, DIAGNOSTICA STAGO, BOUYGUES TELECOM, AFNOR NORMALISATION and ALCATEL-LUCENT.
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Important dates for the partnering system

Meet Innov provides a partnering system to schedule your BtoB meetings. During September you will be asked to complete a profile which will provide to other participants information about your organization and expectation at Meet Innov. The BtoB meetings requests…

Meet Innov provides a partnering system to schedule your BtoB meetings. During September you will be asked to complete a profile which will provide to other participants information about your organization and expectation at Meet Innov. The BtoB meetings requests will open on October 15 and close on November 7. It will be followed by a round of acceptance/refusal of the meetings requests. Partnering system will close on November 13 and meetings planning will be sent on November 18.
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Meet Innov website is now online !

Meet Innov website provides information about the business convention format and its program. The “Program” page will give you a general overview of the planning for November 19, particularly the list and schedule for the first 15 workshops, the invited…

Meet Innov website provides information about the business convention format and its program. The “Program” page will give you a general overview of the planning for November 19, particularly the list and schedule for the first 15 workshops, the invited events and the BtoB meetings time slot. In the coming weeks, new workshops and detailed information about the workshops, conferences and invited events will be added. Make sure you visit regularly Meet Innov website to stay up to date and don’t forget to follow us on twitter @MeetInnov.
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MEET INNOV

Meet Innov is an international business convention dedicated to innovation, that brings together start-ups, innovative SMEs, industry stakeholders, researchers, investors and organizations supporting innovation.

    Why attend ?
  • To meet your future clients and potential partners
  • To discover new startups
  • To attend conferences and workshops
    dedicated to innovation
  • To find your next investors
  • To network and exchange with innovation
    driven organization
  • To be informed on French innovation support schemes
    MEET INNOV’S FORMAT
  • pre-scheduled BtoB meetings
  • An exhibition area
  • International conferences
  • Many workshops on specific innovation domains
  • Investors meetings
  • Exclusive events

55 EXHIBITORS IN 2013

Advancity
AGORANOV
ALTER SENSO
ANRT
ASRC
BPIFRANCE
Cancer Campus
Cap Digital
CENTRE FRANCILIEN DE L’INNOVATION
COFACE
CREATIVE VALLEY
DEPARTEMENT DU VAL-DE-MARNE
DIRECCTE
EFREI
EPITA
ESIEA
INCUBATEUR DE L’INSTITUT DE LA VISION
INCUBATEUR DESCARTES
INPI
leyton
MEDICEN
OPTICSVALLEY
PNO Consultants
Pôle allongement de la vie Charles Foix
QUESTEL
SCIENTIPOLE CROISSANCE
SKILLTECH
SUP’BIOTECH
TECH2MARKET
UBIFRANCE
UPEC
Val-de-Marne development Agency
WEENOV PERFORMANCE

KEY FIGURES

Meet Innov 2013, a record edition !

  • 1080

    Attendees

  • 64

    Major companies

  • 1600

    BtoB meetings

  • 216

    International participants

A satisfaction rate of 89% !
(2013 satisfaction survey)

Origin of
International
Participants
in 2013

Profile of
2013 attendees

MEET INNOV 2013 PARTNERS

Agoranov
ANRT
ASRC
BPIFRANCE
CANCER CAMPUS
CENTRE FRANCILIER DE L’INNOVATION
CIFRE
Club de Paris des Directeurs de l’Innovation
CNRS
CONSEIL GENERAL DE SEINE SAINT-DENIS
CREATIVE VALLEY
DIRECCTE
EFREI ENTREPRENEURS
EPITA
ESIEA
European Institute for Creative Strategies and Innovation
France Clusters
Huatian Chinagora Hôtel
ILE DE FRANCE EUROPE
INCUBATEUR DE L’INSTITUT DE LA VISION
INCUBATEUR DESCARTES
INPI
INSTITUT D’INNOVATION EN INFORMATIQUE DE L’EPITA
Le VIP-Paris
Les mardis de l’innovation
MEDICEN
OPTICSVALLEY
PÔLE ALLONGEMENT DE LA VIE CHARLES FOIX
RESEAU ENTREPRENDRE
SCIENTIPOLE INITIATIVE
SUP’BIOTECH
UPEC
VAL ANGELS

Organizers

Meet Innov is organized by
the Val de Marne development Agency
with the support of its innovation partners.

THE VAL DE MARNE DEVELOPMENT AGENCY

    The Val-de-Marne Development Agency brings together and mobilizes public and private players for the purpose of:
  • Promoting the economic image of the Val de Marne “Department”
  • Detecting and assisting companies with setting up projects
  • Consolidating and enhancing the “eco-system” of corporate world
  • Supporting innovation and attracting startups
    The Development Agency provides customized support for innovative companies:
  • Protection of your Intellectual property
  • Introduction to academic and industrial partners
  • Presentation of your project to public and private financiers
  • Finding specific premises
  • Participation in our joint activities
  • Introduction into the Ile-de-France clusters of competitiveness, such as Medicen, Cap digital, Finance innovation
  • Promotion during high-tech trade fairs

Innovation Partners committee

Main French organizations supporting innovation, regularly meet to assist the Agency with the organization of Meet Innov.

  • ANRT
    ANRT

    ANRT

    ANRT (Association nationale de la recherche et de la technologie) is a private, not for profit association, created by major actors of Research in France, i.e. enterprises and research public bodies in order to stimulate public-private partnership in research and help improve the efficiency of the national system of research and innovation. Since 1953, its actions aim at lowering barriers and promoting cooperation between enterprises and laboratories of various disciplines and industry sectors. Its three major activities are the CIFRE conventions, the FutuRIS foresight platform focused on research and innovation in France and  an access to EC research & innovation programmes with the Europe service.

  • ASRC
    ASRC

    ASRC

    The ASRC groups together 47 private R&D organizations spread across France. These are all examined and approved by bpi france, an organization providing assistance and financial support to French SMEs, for their ability to provide companies with innovative solutions in a number of different sectors, including Health, Food-processing, Energy, Materials, Transport, Logistics, ICT, Defence and Security…

  • BPIFRANCE
    BPIFRANCE

    BPIFRANCE

    Bpifrance brings together the activities of OSEO (innovation, guarantee, credit) and those of equity investment led by FSI, FSI Régions et CDC entreprises. Its ambition is to help businesses, ranging from start up to medium-sized company, to innovate, invest, grow and export. Bpifrance, by sharing the risks with its private and public partners, provides a continuum of financing, from short-term credit to equity capital, that meets the needs relating to each stage of businesses life cycle.

  • CANCER CAMPUS
    CANCER CAMPUS

    CANCER CAMPUS

    Cancer Campus is the Paris biocluster dedicated to cancer innovation and brings together, on a specific attracting place, next door to the largest European comprehensive cancer center (Gustave Roussy), all the first-rate skills to reach the best of innovation in all aspects of oncology. Our first building is dedicated to innovative companies in life sciences which have then access to the state-of-the-art technological platforms and expertise of  Gustave Roussy and of its academic and clinical partners.

  • CENTRE FRANCILIER DE L’INNOVATION
    CENTRE FRANCILIER DE L’INNOVATION

    CENTRE FRANCILIER DE L’INNOVATION

    Paris Region Innovation Center has supported the development of Paris Region firms by coaching their projects which have high economic, social and environmental added value seeing that the projects mature, become structured and get launched.

  • CHAMBRE DE METIERS ET DE L’ARTISANAT DU VAL-DE-MARNE
    CHAMBRE DE METIERS ET DE L’ARTISANAT DU VAL-DE-MARNE

    CHAMBRE DE METIERS ET DE L’ARTISANAT DU VAL-DE-MARNE

    Our partner, The Chambre de Metiers et de l’Artisanat du VAL DE MARNE, is a corporate body representing the interests of small-scale companies in the Val de Marne. This Chamber of Trades and Craft informs, advises and supports small enterprises at each step of their development, offers artisans a full range of services and support to expand their presence in interior and foreign markets.

  • CNRS
    CNRS

    CNRS

    The CNRS, the first French government-funded  research organization, founded in 1939, has a long excellence’s tradition marked by numerous international awards (Nobel, Fields). Partner of innovation ecosystems, the CNRS is a major player of the knowledge transfer  towards the socio-economic world.

  • CONSEIL GÉNÉRAL DU VAL-DE-MARNE
    CONSEIL GÉNÉRAL DU VAL-DE-MARNE

    CONSEIL GÉNÉRAL DU VAL-DE-MARNE

    By investing in economic development, the “Conseil Général”, regional authority of the Val-de-Marne territory, has a resolutely human-centered project.  The “Conseil Général” mission is to promote job creation, improve work conditions and to develop a responsible economy by supporting technological and social innovation at the same time.

  • CREATIVE VALLEY
    CREATIVE VALLEY

    CREATIVE VALLEY

    Less than 25 minutes from Opera, Creative Valley is a hosting solution and offers all kind of services needed by start-ups. If offers also full equipped offices (furniture, meeting rooms and rest areas),  coworking space, fablab, services and high-performing technical equipment (optical fiber, secured server hosting, telephony …) and more…

    Creative Valley is also a community where residents can share skills and experience to get further on their business development.

  • DIRECCTE
    DIRECCTE

    DIRECCTE

    Resulting from the merger of previous administrations implemented in 2010, DIRECCTE Ile-de-France  is dedicated to development and growth of companies –particularly middle size firms- in  Ile-de-France. This state administration deals with competitiveness, employment regulations, industry recovery process, market rules, and consumer safety.

  • EFREI ENTREPRENEURS
    EFREI ENTREPRENEURS

    EFREI ENTREPRENEURS

    Efrei Entrepreneurs is an association of businessmen coming from Efrei, an engineering school specialized in information and digital technologies. It is also a business incubator providing young entrepreneurs a technically well-equipped facility to assist them in creating their companies. Students can come with ideas and develop projects that integrate innovative technologies.

  • EPITA
    EPITA

    EPITA

    Founded 29 years ago, EPITA is the engineering school who form those who plan develop and improve information and communication technology (ICT). The pedagogy of the school brings to students the fundations of the engineer’s approach and a very high level of competences in the areas of IT and ICT.

  • INCUBATEUR DE L’INSTITUT DE LA VISION
    INCUBATEUR DE L’INSTITUT DE LA VISION

    INCUBATEUR DE L’INSTITUT DE LA VISION

    The incubator of the Institut de la Vision is an accelerator for innovative projects. Its mission is to welcome, guide and stimulate innovative young companies developing new technologies and new services for the benefit of patients: biotechnology, medical devices, imaging techniques, information technology and communication about handicap.

    As a major actor of the Life Sciences and ICT & Health ecosystem, the incubator offers domiciliation, global and personalized support for business creation, development and growth in the privileged environment of the Institut de la Vision.

  • INCUBATEUR DESCARTES
    INCUBATEUR DESCARTES

    INCUBATEUR DESCARTES

    ID has the objective of supporting startup founders in their company creation process.

    We are located East Paris Region, at the heart of the newly developing Greencity cluster.

     

    Our network of partners includes financing bodies, experts from “Université Paris-Est” in Sustainable City / Health & Society, the Advancity competitiveness cluster for Urban Sustainable Ecotechnologies, service providers, consultants, business angels and seed capital.

    From the idea to business model design, we offer various entrepreneurship profiles a maturation roadmapping service for:

    1. Management

    2. Budget

    3. Technology

    4. Intellectual Property

    5. Market analysis, Value Proposition

    6. Marketing & Commercialisation using proven methodologies and tools.

    The incubator is backed by regional institutions (Val Maubée, Region, SMD, Descartes Devt), European Structural Funds and www.univ-paris-est.fr.

  • INPI
    INPI

    INPI

    Resolute in its mission to support innovation and business competitiveness, the French Industrial Property Office (INPI) welcomes and informs all those who are involved in industrial property. It helps them throughout the procedural stages in this field, grants patents, registers trademarks and designs, and publishes them.

  • MEDICEN
    MEDICEN

    MEDICEN

    Medicen Paris Region is the cluster for innovative therapies and advanced technologies in healthcare of the Paris Region. Active members include major pharmaceutical and healthcare companies, biotech & medtech entrepreneurs, universities and research organizations and regional and local authorities.

  • OPTICSVALLEY
    OPTICSVALLEY

    OPTICSVALLEY

    Opticsvalley, the Paris region high-tech network, has four missions:

    - Facilitate the network
    - Strengthen the Paris region photonics industry
    - Encourage local presence of high technologies in synergy with regional dynamics.
    - Provide development support services to the Paris region Innovation actors

  • PÔLE ALLONGEMENT DE LA VIE CHARLES FOIX
    PÔLE ALLONGEMENT DE LA VIE CHARLES FOIX

    PÔLE ALLONGEMENT DE LA VIE CHARLES FOIX

    The “Pôle Allongement de la Vie Charles Foix” was born from the meeting of scientific partners, institutions, associations and local authorities. The Pôle is developed around the reference site that is the Charles Foix Hospital, geriatric referral center in Europe.
    For 15 years, these partners have come together to jointly address this challenge and to promote the “Live well, longer.”
    Considerable efforts have been undertaken by these actors to allow genuine dynamism around gerontology. The Pôle is a common approach to address the longer life from different angles, complementary and interrelated.
    A unifying and innovative center in Ile de France based in Ivry sur Seine, near Paris, the center is involved in the development of “Paris Biotech Valley” emerging in the south-east of Paris.

  • RESEAU ENTREPRENDRE
    RESEAU ENTREPRENDRE

    RESEAU ENTREPRENDRE

    Réseau Entreprendre Val de Marne is one of the 48 associations of business owners in France and abroad that helps business creators with potential. In addition to volunteer support, shared for two years, Réseau Entreprendre Val de Marne provides its award winners with honors ranging from 15 to 60 K € loan.

  • SCIENTIPOLE INITIATIVE
    SCIENTIPOLE INITIATIVE

    SCIENTIPOLE INITIATIVE

    Scientipole, the clutch player for companies development, is a french association built on a genuine model. It combine public financing and involved private companies which bring money and highly-dedicated expertise. Scientipole Croissance aim is to speed up start-up development. It accompanies projects financed by Scientipôle Initiative with a panel of services created to finance, structure and develop their activities.

  • SUP’BIOTECH
    SUP’BIOTECH

    SUP’BIOTECH

    SUP’BIOTECH is an engineering school (five-year program) located in Paris and specialized in Biotechnology.
    It is part of the technological cluster of IONIS Institute of Technology, the first French private higher education group.
    Sup’Biotech’s students are therefore prepared for a wide range of responsibilities in various biotechnological and international companies working in the field of health, cosmetology, environment and food.

  • UPEC
    UPEC

    UPEC

    The University of Paris-Est Créteil (UPEC) counts around 32000 students and 2600 staff. Founding member of the University Paris-Est, leader in medical training and research, UPEC is the largest fully multidisciplinary university at the outskirts of Paris. It hosts 31 laboratories, over 1000 researchers and academics, 800 doctoral students and is currently developing a portfolio of 41 patents.

INNOVATION IN THE VAL-DE-MARNE

  • 3

    Major universities

    3 major universities and 10 engineering schools

  • 55 000

    Students

    55 000 students /
    1 200 PhD students

  • 2 600

    Researchers

    2 600 researchers

  • + 800

    Innovative companies

    + 800 innovative companies

  • 120

    Major companies

    Essilor, L’Oréal, Sanofi, Pernod, Air France Industries, Air Liquide, LCL, Système U, Septodont, Groupe Casino, Leclerc, Fnac...