Robotics is on the rise: the worldwide spending on robotics and related services will more than double by 2020, growing from $91.5 billion in 2016 to more than $188 billion in 2020. Given the rapid pace of change in this field as well as in associated areas such as machine learning and AI, robots play an increasingly important role in business and life in general. This is not without raising questions, challenges and fear.
The mobility and transportation space is ripe for a revolution! Indeed, growing urbanization and the increasing traffic congestion in cities has brought about many environmental and personal mobility challenges.
On September 18, 2017, Paris Region Entreprises organized “Retail & e-Commerce”. Hosted by Bastien Hillen (Dassault Systèmes), Floriane Taquet (Accenture), Nicolas Blandin (Vertuoz by ENGIE) and Romain Vidal (CapHorn Invest), this event gathered together 70 participants from international, innovative big businesses and start-ups/SMEs.