It’s an international innovation event, organised by Publicis Groupe and the Groupe Les Echos, with the aim to help new ventures engage with well known leaders in order to innovate together and grow their businesses, facilitating the creation of solutions that will have a substantial impact on tomorrow’s businesses and society.
The event is melting pot of 7,000 CEOs, 5,000 startups, 1,000 investors, 50,000 attendees and over 400 influential speakers from across the world, including entrepreneurs, business leader, investors and academics. Yuanquing Yang (Lenovo), David Kenny (IBM Watson), Eric Schmidt
(Alphabet), Tim Armstrong (AOL), John Chambers (Cisco), Daniel Zhang (Alibaba), John Collison (Stripe) are just a few of the high profile people that will attend VivaTech.
Crowd Valley’s CEO, Markus Lampinen will discuss the role played by P2P models, harnessing technology and big data, in alternative finance. The topic will be debated in a panel featuring: Dr. Tim Thabe, Co-Founder and CEO of Creditshelf, a professional marketplace for SME loans; Kathryn Petralia, President, co-founder and COO of Kabbage Inc, a financial technology and data company that pioneered a new, automated way to lend money to small businesses and consumers; Laurent Nizri, the founder & CEO of Altéir Consulting, a strategy advisory firm specialized in digital transformation & fintech, as well as the founder and CEO of the Paris Fintech Forum, one of the main financial technology events in Europe.
Date: 15th - 17th June 2017
Venue: Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, 1 Place de la Porte de Versailles, 75015 Paris
For further information on the event, please have a look at https://vivatechnology.com/ .
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