At the 39th annual DigiWorld Summit, in partnership with Business France and French Tech, IDATE will be hosting the third annual DigiWorld Awards, recognising excellence in digital start-ups created by French entrepreneurs outside of France, in four categories: Africa and the Middle East – the Americas – Asia – Europe. (outside of France).
The start-ups eligible to be nominated must satisfy the following criteria:
– Be a company created outside of France by at least one French national, with no offices or operations in France;
– Have a digital tech industry business as its main activity: equipment and devices, networks and telecoms, Internet services and applications (BtoC, BtoB…), M2M, IoT…
– Companies of all sizes are eligible.
The winners will be highlighted in the promotional material for the 2017 DigiWorld Summit being held from 14 to 16 November in Montpellier, France, promoted in the participants community and in the media plan for the Summit and the awards ceremony taking place on 15 November 2017.
A Special Jury Prize will be awarded to a fifth company from among the start-ups with international ambitions that have emerged from the Occitan Region ecosystem.
The trophies will be awarded at a dedicated ceremony on Wednesday 15 November 2017