Viva Technology has also brought back its popular Challenges platform this year and Warwick Analytics has been successful is being selected for one of the 19 thematic Labs at the event.
The 300+ sessions planned across Viva Tech’s main stage and three thematic stages will cover a large range of topics from quantum computing to the future of retail, focusing on subjects that are both important to the future of business transformation, innovation, the global economy and society as a whole.
This year’s objective is also to welcome more than 50,000 visitors, including 5,000 startups, and bring them together with large international companies from a wide range of industries, and sectors and investors from all over the world, to give them a unique opportunity to initiate and develop successful, long-term collaborations.
Viva Technology 2017 is supported by its platinum partners BNP Paribas, Google, Orange, and La Poste, who are deeply involved in both the organization and overall success of the event.
In addition, Viva Technology’s Gold partners, Accor Hotels, Airbus, Air France, Carrefour, Cisco, ENGIE, LVMH, ManpowerGroup, PMU, RATP Group, Sanofi, Sodexo, SNCF, Groupe TF1, Valeo, and Vinci Energies will champion open innovation and collaboration between startups and large groups at Viva Technology by hosting labs and where selected startups will explore solutions to some of their most pressing business challenges.
Viva Technology is an event dedicated to helping startups grow. We expect to welcome 5,000 startups to this year’s event. From newcomers to established unicorns, everyone will have the chance to collaborate and grow their business. From one-on-one meetings with investors, inspiring panels and keynotes by other entrepreneurs or pitch competitions organized by major international companies, opportunities for growth will be numerous.