NRF Retail's Big Show 2020Business France - La French Tech will bring a delegation of 20 startups to the biggest retail exhibition
11 to 14 January 2020
“Business France has brought us visibility in this huge vessel that is the NRF, by creating a beautiful animation around important topics, congratulations for this great performance, thank you again for your invitation, your professionalism and your good humour!”
“I would like to thank all 3 of you personally for your involvement during these 3 days, which were very fruitful in business contact, partnership and human contact”
Presence on booth
*Click on the pictograms for more information.
April 18 to June 10: Application
June: 1st jury selection
Beginning of July: Final jury selection
July: Results announcement
September: Official results announcement – Kick off
November: Bootcamp (half a day)
Beginning of December: Before NRF event
January 11 to 14: Exhibition dates
BE PART OF THE NRF 2020 EXHIBITION WITH BUSINESS FRANCE
The added value Business France is offering
A privileged location, reduced participation costs. Exhibit under the “French Tech” banner to increase your visibility and benefit from services adapted to your needs.
Maximum impact, thanks to active and effective communication to reach a wide audience of potential partners and clients.
You will benefit from targeted appointments onsite with american, canadian, mexican and brazilian retailers.
Individual equiped workstation for mature startups (3 days):
Each laureate benefits from a permanent workstation on the pavilion, visibility, a bootcamp and invitations to side events during the show.
Before tax amount: 5 800,00 €*
Amount including VAT: 6 960,00 €
BE AWARE : If you are a startup which has already participated to NRF with Business France twice, there will be limited places available with an addition fee of 1000€.
Shared equiped workstation for early stage startups (1,5 day):
Each laureate benefits from a temporary workstation on the pavilion, visibility, a bootcamp and invitations to side events during the show.
Before tax amount: 4 000,00 €*
Amount including VAT: 4 800,00 €*
*add a registration fee of 150€.
In addition, do not forget the compulsory NRF sponsorship fee which gives you access to 3 badges at a price of 3500 USD (negociated by Business France) instead of 4500 USD.
NRF attendees span the entire business universe allowing you to make more connections for maximum impact.
Definitely the place to be for Retail !
OUR PRESTIGIOUS JURY
A panel of experts will select the 20 startups according to 4 critieria :
Level of Innovation & Technology
Project in the US market
Team ability and motivation to develop the business in the US market as well as in the international market
Martin CALMELS, Innovation Director at Groupe Casino
Ronald NOSSIG, Founding Partner of Oasislab Innovation Space
Ludovic FRANCESCONI, Head of marketing and innovation at Cartes Bancaires
Carine REBSTOCK-FONTANA, International Retail Director at Orange Group
Brice RENVOIZE, Digital & Experience department Manager at SEAT
Thierry GADOU, Chairman & CEO at SES-imagotag
Vincent SCHAAL, Infrastructure & Security Director at Kering
Our Jury from Business France
Business France is:
The national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, responsible for fostering export growth by French businesses, as well as promoting and facilitating international investment in France.
It promotes France’s companies, business image and nationwide attractiveness as an investment location, and also runs the VIE international internship program.
Founded on January 1, 2015 through a merger between UBIFRANCE and the Invest in France Agency, Business France has 1,500 personnel, both in France and in 70 countries throughout the world, who work with a network of public- and private-sector partners.
For further information, please visit: www.businessfrance.fr
La French Tech is :
A growing community made up of a new generation of entrepreneurs, investors, engineers and innovators gathered under the same banner.
A movement inspired by a country rising up to become a startup nation. France is home to several vibrant tech hubs built on a foundation of world class talent and imbued with a strong entrepreneurial spirit.
An ecosystem that sets entrepreneurs up for success with pro-business policies, access to funding from enthusiastic investors, incubators offering mentorship and support, and a deep pool of tech talent.
A brand that is gaining support, visibility and credibility worldwide. La French Tech is recognized at more than 40 international events and its delegation is typically among the largest international startup contingents at major shows such as CES, NRF, Mobile World Congress, CES Asia and more.
Retail Tech Project Manager at Business France Paris
Tél: +33 (0) 1 40 73 31 98
Trade Advisor Tech & Services at Business France (Export) New York
Project Coordinator at Business France Paris
Tél: +33 (0) 1 40 73 30 05
Head of Technology Division – East Coast and Canada at Business France New York