Three Paris&Co alumni on the podium of largest French funding rounds in 2017

Forbes unveiled its 2017 digital startup barometer, which has been compiled by Capgemini Consulting and ECap Partner since 2016. Its primary finding: last year, there were fewer funding rounds, but the amounts in play were larger. Shift Technology, GuestToGuest and Actility, all three in the top 10 largest funding rounds, were incubated by Paris&Co.  In 2017, Paris&Co startups raised €200 million in total funding.

59 international startups from 37 countries welcomed by Paris&Co in 2017

The Paris area boasts a concentration of high-performance startups, as well as corporate research centers attracted by its vast pool of qualified talent. Paris&Co, the economic development agency of Paris, is charged with promoting the French capital abroad. The agency welcomes foreign startups to participate in its dedicated incubator Comet, located in the heart of Paris.

10 Innovation Grand Prix prizewinners will impact the city of tomorrow

Optimized rooftop solar energy production, socially responsible shopkeepers, apps that let you play music with a full orchestra in your own living room, or facilitate access for the disabled… The Innovation Grand Prix prizewinners have once again proven the creativity of their projects and the credibility of their business models to a demanding jury.