INNOV&CONNECT
ACCELERATOR’S BATCH #2

THE BUSINESS ACCELERATOR

The Program

CO-INNOVATION WITH A LARGE COMPANY

Each start-up will be accompanied and sponsored by a large company, one of BNP Paribas’s clients, to co-innovate on a proof of concept that has been decided at the beginning of the programme. See the 1st Batch experimentations

COACHING ONE-TO-ONE

You will benefit from coaching sessions both with our advisors (business, technical) and experts.

TRAINING

You will enjoy training provided by our internal or external experts. Do not hesitate to express your needs!

TOOLBOX STARTUP

You will enjoy a set of tools, advices and services negotiated by us for you.

FREE OFFICE SPACE

You will benefit from a free accommodation offer in WAI Paris, guaranteeing you an idyllic working environment in the heart of Paris.

“GO TO MARKET” FOCUS

We are opening to you our network once you are ready to sell your solution.

UP TO 100K€ SEED MONEY

We know that beginnings are not always easy. If you need it, we can help you.

EVENTS

You will take part in a large variety of events organized according to your needs: entrepreneurs exchange diners, lunches, networking…

If you are selected, you will also be able to benefit from a dedicated banking support by one of our innovation center. Innovation center advisors are innovative companies funding solutions experts. To know more…

Agenda

Opening of the call for applications

February 18th 2016

Connect Session: Start-up/Business Mentors meeting

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March 15th 2016

Closing of the call for applications

March 27th 2016

Final Pitch

April 25th to 29th 2016

Acceleration Launch Integration

May 30th & 31st 2016

Season 2 Business Mentors

Future of Retail PIM/DAM Print Management Instore Interaction Customer Journey Sales Activation

Altavia is a communication group specialized in retail, With a presence in 26 countries, Altavia has the specificity of not only bringing creative ideas allowing its retailer clients…

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Agrotech CRM/ERP Yield Management Data Collection

Cémoi offers a complete range of chocolate products, top range technologies and is present on all markets. The Cémoi group has been present on the Chocolate Industrial…

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Smarthome IOT Energy Smart Mobility

ES is an electricity and gaz retailer in Alsace. They have more than 1 century of history and they deliver energy to more than half a million customers…

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Place Research Consumer Insight 3D Cities Image Capture

JCDecaux is the number one outdoor advertising company in the world, operating in over 70 countries with 3 main activities : street furniture, transport advertising…

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Fintech Logistics SMB Services Augmented Reality Artificial Intelligence

NEOPOST is the number two global supplier of Mail Solutions as well as a major player in the fields of Communication and Shipping Solutions…

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eHealth eBeauty

Pierre Fabre is a 2,2 billion dollars company, 2 main activities, dermocosmetics (Avene, Ducret, Klorane…)  and pharmaceutical in which they are four main franchises…

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Smart Packaging Distribution Factory Efficiency Consumer Centricity

Bel is the world’s third-largest branded cheese manufacturer and the world leader in single serving cheese portions. Bel’s growth is derived primarily from the power…

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Human Resource EdTech Temporary Employment Artificial Intelligence

Crit has been operating in the Human Resources market for more than 50 years. Their main business is temporary employment. They are present in Europe and the USA…

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Smart Farming IOT for Animals Animal Feed Aquaculture

InVivo Animal Health and Nutrition is specialized in feed for animals.
Key customers are pet owners and farmers…

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Botanical Tech Direct2Consumer

Naturex is a BtoB company specialized in botanical ingredients. Naturex is selling natural and healthy…

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Consumer Survey Wine Tech IOT for Wine Smart Vineyard Real Time Measurement

Oeneo is an international group offering a large range of products and innovative solutions to wine and spirits producers around the world…

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Energy Efficiency IOT Béton Connecté 3D Printing

Vicat is a family-owned cement business present in 11 countries. Today it produces cement, aggregates and concrete. Challenges that Vicat needs to address…

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Companies we have supported on Season 1

pierre-khoury« Innov&Connect’s acceleration program is concrete! In 6 months here, we have found our first ten clients! It is a credible added-value. »

Pierre KHOURY
President
Shippeo

« Business connections are clearly one of the added values of the programme! Many client meetings with highly qualified persons. »

Sébastien DUBURQUE
COO & Co-Founder
Energiency

« Innov&Connect Program and L’Atelier BNP Paribas have played a facilitating role in the co-innovation relationship with Pierre Fabre and Le Cercle E-Santé. This « non-agression » pact saved us a priceless time. »

Christophe BIANCHI
CEO
Feeligreen

« Experimentation with Le Noble Âge permitted us to test the design and the viability of our concept within health structures. Users’ feedbacks permitted us to improve our product! »

Pierre-Yves CHAMPAGNE
President et Co-founder
Co-assist

« For Chantelle Group, Innov&Connect was a give and take experience with a startup: Gowento. The sharing and the cooperation with Gowento goes beyond business relationship. Human proximity and the knowledge we have gain from our respective companies allow us to enrich our innovation methods on the long term. We are convinced that this kind of relationship between SMBs and startups permits both to develop long run competitive advantage. »

Guillaume KRETZ
Digital VP
Chantelle

« Innov&Connect has been an excellent opportunity for Pierre Fabre and the « E-Santé Circle » for working and learning from a « promising start-up ». Finally, it has been a great and collective experience, full of insights. Thank you to the accelerator’s team for its benevolent sponsorship.»

Christophe GUILLOT
Digital Solutions Partner
Laboratoires Pierre FABRE

« Innov&Connect is a beautiful B2B program, very focused on the startups’ « business takeoff ». »

Rabye MAROUENE
Co-founder, Biz & Product
Gowento

Accelerator's Team and Experts

L’Atelier BNP Paribas

Alice d’ANGLEJAN
Communication Manager

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Romain DORGUEIL
Technology Advisor

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Marylène GROULT
Innovation Lead

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Yoann JAFFRE
Responsable Open
Innovation Lab

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Romain QUECHON
Innov&Connect Program Manager

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Emmanuel TOUBOUL
Business Advisor

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Louis TREUSSARD
CEO

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BNP Paribas – Innovation French Retail Banking (FRB)

Myriam BEQUE
Head of the innovation
development division

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Dorothée JULLIAND
Innov&Connect
Project Manager

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Francine BERTRAND
Manager WAI Paris

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FRANCK MAISTRE
Manager WAI
Massy-Saclay

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