THE REWARD

Prior to the event, 5 to 10 start-ups selected by Elaia will win:
- a unique opportunity to pitch their business/idea in front of a special Elaia jury at the Viva Technology event from June 30th to July 2nd, 2016
- 2 accreditations per start-up
- listing on the event program as screened by Elaia

The winning team will receive a dedicated mentorship from Elaia Partners :
⁃ Working sessions with Elaia's team on topics such as go-to-market, construction of the business plan, fundraising strategy…
⁃ A dry run in front of Elaia Partners’ team
⁃ Introduction to 2 relevant portfolio companies’ CEOs
⁃ Introduction to local incubators in France
⁃ A ticket to participate to our next Open Office Hour (private themed events for start-up to meet with our team)

THE CHALLENGE

How to disrupt digital advertising and marketing ?
- A lot of innovative technologies emerge in Europe, that’s why France is a great playground as far as adtech and ma...
THE REWARD

Prior to the event, 5 to 10 start-ups selected by Elaia will win:
- a unique opportunity to pitch their business/idea in front of a special Elaia jury at the Viva Technology event from June 30th to July 2nd, 2016
- 2 accreditations per start-up
- listing on the event program as screened by Elaia

The winning team will receive a dedicated mentorship from Elaia Partners :
⁃ Working sessions with Elaia's team on topics such as go-to-market, construction of the business plan, fundraising strategy…
⁃ A dry run in front of Elaia Partners’ team
⁃ Introduction to 2 relevant portfolio companies’ CEOs
⁃ Introduction to local incubators in France
⁃ A ticket to participate to our next Open Office Hour (private themed events for start-up to meet with our team)

THE CHALLENGE

How to disrupt digital advertising and marketing ?
- A lot of innovative technologies emerge in Europe, that’s why France is a great playground as far as adtech and martech are concerned
- Successes such as Criteo or new players like Teads and adomik show that France can be the beating heart of innovation in this domain
- Media and other sectors that lean on advertising and marketing are facing new challenges with the rise of adblockers and brands are looking for new ways to reach out to their customers
- It is possible to improve the ROI and the user experience thanks to accurate campaigns, precise targeting, relevant integration…
In that context, do provide us with a great way to disrupt digital advertising and marketing!

If you think your startup can really make the difference in one of these areas, apply now to pitch on stage at Viva Technology Paris event!

Selection Criteria
We are looking for young BtoB companies with international perspectives and a strong technological aspect.

About Elaia. Elaia Partners was founded in 2002 as an independent venture capital fund specialising in the Digital Economy.
Elaia Partners now manages over €135m and invests in high-growth startups offering ground-breaking technologies, products and services, from the initial financing rounds through their emergence as global leaders.
Elaia Partners aims to lead the initial financing round and to play a hands-on role in supporting entrepreneurs, notably by joining the Board of Directors.
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Blandine Mouren
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Blandine Mouren VC Manager @ Viva Technology Paris
Elodie Gerriet
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Elodie Gerriet Viva Technology Paris Startup Connect
Erwan Le Gal
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Erwan Le Gal Startup Manager @ Viva Technology Paris
Martin Hallégouët
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Martin Hallégouët Startup Manager @ Viva Technology Paris
Sophie Siat
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Sophie Siat Startup Manager @ Viva Technology Paris
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