The PACA Region is backing the largest delegation of French tech companies at CES Las Vegas

Provence-Alpes- Côte d’Azur is once again a major force at the renowned Consumer Electronics Show (CES) being held from January 9 to 12, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. In association with a network of institutional partners, the Region is providing key assistance to a French Tech delegation counting more than three dozen PACA-based tech companies so they can present their products and services at the legendary Eureka Park start-up marketplace.

French Tech Delegation

The CES is the world’s biggest technology trade show and conference and every January the international media descends upon Las Vegas to shine a spotlight on the latest consumer technology from around the globe. At last year’s CES, PACA was one of the most represented French regions; now, in 2018, PACA has emerged as the single largest French delegation, underscoring the vitality of the region’s tech sector.

The PACA delegation features 40 start-ups being presented under the common label “The Future by Provence-Alpes- Côte d’Azur”. The delegation is supported by a network of committed partners including the Region, the Aix-Marseille-Provence Metropolis and the Nice-Côte d’Azur Metropolis, the relevant
Chambers of Commerce and competitiveness clusters, and the French Tech network.

The Future by Provence-Alpes- Côte d’Azur

Primary Objective: To confirm PACA’s position as a global leader in new technologies and the Internet of Things. Customized coaching, B2B networking…
Secondary Objective: To provide the delegation of 40 companies with the opportunity to meet investors, identify major new tech trends, and accelerate the pace of their international development. Each start-up will benefit from the dedicated “The Future by Provence-Alpes- Côte d’Azur” exhibition stand
(financed at a rate of 80% by the Region and its partners), personalized business coaching programs, special B2B networking meetings, and an invitation to participate in an exclusive pitch session in front of tech investors and decision-makers from major publically-traded French companies that is
being organized by the Region.

Source: ARII