On April 12, 2018, Valérie Pécresse, President of the Paris Regional Council, and Alexandra Dublanche, Vice President of Economic Development, launched the competition “Paris Region AI Challenge 2018”, the first international competition for startups with 1 million euros in awards, in partnership with CEA Investissement, CapDecisif Management, the Paris Region Venture Fund, Dassault Systèmes, Atos, EY, Empruntis and the international business law firm Dechert.
The GLUECOM Group, which specializes in the production and distribution of industrial glues, is headquartered in Bruges and today employs 90 people. Its presence in Europe (Belgium, United Kingdom, Poland and France), and the synergies created among its 6 subsidiaries will enable the Group to gain in competitiveness against the giants in the market.
On June 20th, Paris Region Entreprises organized, in cooperation with Cap Digital, a Business Tour for the FUTUR.E.S. attendees to take full advantage of their stay in Paris. The visit led them to two emblematic sites of the entrepreneurial ecosystem: the Station F, the most symbolic campus of start-up of the Paris Region and its Techshop FabLab!