News from the ground

By Elia Pradel - 28 November 2017

This past month, our team has dropped the Early Metrics’ suitcases in various locations, some more exotic than others!


Traveling throughout Europe – This month, our team went to Italy to meet clients in Milan and Rome. Meanwhile in Germany, we participated in the Corporate Summit in Frankfurt. The event was about how corporations such as such as Zalando, Bayer, Henkel Ventures and Daimler can drive innovation through startups collaboration or internal entrepreneurship. Recently, we also got press coverage in both countries: for the Italian and German speakers, check the articles here, here and here.


Techinnov Partnership – For the second year in a row, we are happy to announce our partnership with Techinnov, one of the largest forum dedicated to innovation in Europe that gather in one place and one day the entire ecosystem of innovation. Like last year, we will serve as judge during the event. This year the conference will occur on February 8th 2018. If you want to take part, whether as a participant register here.

Techinnov in figures: Nearly 2000 decision makers, 4500 m2 of exhibition, 5 thematic villages and 5 business convention.


CCFGB – Award 2017 Pitch – We are proud to announce that we are part of the 5 nominees to Franco-British Business Awards 2017, an award, which each year, celebrate fast growth companies who are established on both markets and contribute to enhanced the links between France and the UK. Previous recipients include Theodo that helps solving business problem with digital solutions through the construction of mobile and web application and Devialet that produces high-end speakers and audiophile amplifiers. We look forward to joining the Ceremony on November 30th.


French Tech Barometer on startup-corporate collaboration“Did you know that in France, only 37% of POCs are transformed into commercial contracts?” For the first year La French Tech and Five by Five  published the annual “Barometer” of startup-corporate collaborations. The white paper gives voice to some of the key actors in the ecosystem – including our very own CEO Antoine Baschiera -, and very practical tips and cases studies for a successful partnership. A must read for any Innovation and Digital Director!


As ever, we are always delighted to hear from you. If you want to get in touch to discuss your startup or your innovation challenges, send us a message:

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