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Are you a food or mobility entrepreneur?

Climb @thecamp is a three-month program in the south of France for early-stage entrepreneurs, co-produced with the Village by CA. We are looking for entrepreneurs from Provence, France and around the world who are building sustainable food and mobility solutions.

At thecamp, a futuristic campus in Aix-en-Provence, you’ll be mentored by international experts, improve your hard and soft skills through training workshops, and get direct introductions to VCs, corporates, policymakers, and a network of innovative billion-dollar companies actively looking for positive impact solutions (Air France, Sanofi, AccorHotels, SNCF Gares & Connexions, La Poste, Airbus, Sodexo, Crédit Agricole Bank, VINCI Energies, and more). You’ll be able to test out your solutions in the field, both at thecamp (30,000+ visitors in 2018), and, through our local partnerships, in the cities of Marseille and Aix-en-Provence (population 2 million), the TGV station, the port...
Are you a food or mobility entrepreneur?

Climb @thecamp is a three-month program in the south of France for early-stage entrepreneurs, co-produced with the Village by CA. We are looking for entrepreneurs from Provence, France and around the world who are building sustainable food and mobility solutions.

At thecamp, a futuristic campus in Aix-en-Provence, you’ll be mentored by international experts, improve your hard and soft skills through training workshops, and get direct introductions to VCs, corporates, policymakers, and a network of innovative billion-dollar companies actively looking for positive impact solutions (Air France, Sanofi, AccorHotels, SNCF Gares & Connexions, La Poste, Airbus, Sodexo, Crédit Agricole Bank, VINCI Energies, and more). You’ll be able to test out your solutions in the field, both at thecamp (30,000+ visitors in 2018), and, through our local partnerships, in the cities of Marseille and Aix-en-Provence (population 2 million), the TGV station, the port, and more.

The perks? You’ll join a dynamic, multidisciplinary ecosystem, with public events, youth programs, a residency for international creatives and a FabLab. You’ll have full access to our high-end amenities, including office space, a gourmet vegetarian restaurant, gym, swimming pool, beach volleyball and basketball courts, bikes to explore our 7 hectares of pine forest, and amazing sunsets.

You could be one of the next Climbers if:
- You’re a mission-driven entrepreneur
- You’re able to share an MVP or prototype, and you can show market traction
- You have a team of 1 to 3 people working full-time
- You’re able to attend 110 hours of workshops and events in person during the program dates
- You’re fully fluent in English (all program content is in English)

Climb is French Tech Visa certified, allowing you to apply for a 4-year renewable work and residence visa for you and your family.

We can’t wait to hear from you!

Learn more: thecamp.fr/climb
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Staff

Bruno ISIRDI
Admin
Bruno ISIRDI Startups/écosystème
Laetitia Chabannes
Admin
Laetitia Chabannes Startup Program Manager @thecamp Looking for radical entrepreneurs with purpose
Nicerine Razwani Bres
Admin
Nicerine Razwani Bres Multicultural creative entrepreneur combining social and business perspectives to address problems that matter
Pashu Christensen
Admin
Pashu Christensen Sourcing & supporting radical entrepreneurs to scale with purpose.
Sofiane Ammar
Admin
Sofiane Ammar Serial entrepreneur Telco, Cloud and Big data, Business Angel and Mentor - Head of thecamp accelerator