Many thanks to all our partners

  • Logo de La Poste
    Platinum + sponsorship

    Le Groupe La Poste

    Le Groupe La Poste is divided into 5 branches: Services-Mail-Parcels, La Banque Postale, Network La Poste, GeoPost, and Digital Services. The Group operates out of 40 countries in four continents. La Poste's 17,000 postal retail outlets make it France's leading local business network, serving 1.6 million customers every day. Every year, La Poste delivers 23.265 billion items worldwide (letters, printed advertising media and parcels), 6 days a week.
    In its "La Poste 2020: conquering the future" strategic plan, La Poste set itself the objective of stepping up its transformation by setting out to conquer new regions. With its ambition of becoming the first company to offer local personal services, for everyone, everywhere, every day, La Poste is committed to making life easier.

  • Logo Agence de l'Environnement et de la Maîtrise de l'Energie ADEME
    Platinum + sponsorship


    The French Environment and Energy Management Agency (ADEME) is active in the implementation of public policy in the areas of the environment, energy and sustainable development. The Agency provides expertise and advisory services to businesses, local authorities and communities, government bodies and the public at large, to enable them to establish and consolidate their environmental action. As part of this work ADEME helps finance projects, from research to implementation, in the areas of waste management, soil conservation, energy efficiency and renewable energy, raw materials savings, air quality, noise abatement, circular energy transition and food wastage abatement.
    ADEME is a public agency under the joint authority of the Ministry for an Ecological and Solidary Transition and the Ministry for Higher Education, Research and Innovation.

  • Logo Groupe VyV Harmonie Mutuelle

    The VYV Group

    The VYV Group, THE group of social protection, mutualist and united aims to provide a strong response to the current challenges of social protection. Leader of health insurance and national leader of care and support services, it protects 10 million people and works in a real society project.

  • Platinum


    Enedis is a public service company that manages the electricity distribution network. It develops, operates and modernizes the electrical grid and manages the associated data. Enedis carries out customer connections, 24/24 and 7/7 troubleshooting, meter readings and all technical interventions. It is independent of the energy suppliers, which are responsible for the marketing and management of the electricity contract. Enedis employs 38,000 people and serves 35 million people that are connected by a low and medium voltage network with a length of one million, four hundred thousand kilometers.

  • Platinum


    Eram is a French family business since 1927, born in Saint-Pierre-Montlimart (West of France), and is the leading French shoe retailer in town centers and shopping malls with 270 stores. For 90 years, our audacious spirit guides us in our development and makes us one of the most innovative brands in our market.

  • Platinum


    Parade was born in France in 1978. A time when the future was always in mind, when progress meant humanity was moving forward. Parade was born. It established its production unit in France, where it still produces some of its shoes today. Every man and woman working there has one sole objective: innovate to protect people, innovate so that protection becomes a way of life, a certainty.

  • Platinum


    European leader in Electronic industrial services and Connected Solutions, éolane has 3200 collaborators in France, China, Morocco, Estonia, Germany and a 360 million € turnover. éolane is involved in every value-added stage of an electronic and/or digital product or sub-assembly: from design to maintenance and after-sales.

  • KEOLIS nouveau logo


    Keolis is the world leader in shared mobility & a pioneer in the development of public transport.Internationally recognised as the leading operator of trams and automatic metros,Keolis also operates multimodal transport modes : trains,buses,cars,shared private vehicles,river shuttles,ferries,cycles,car sharing services,electric autonomous vehicles & urban cable cars.

  • Platinum

    RS Components

    RS Components and Allied Electronics are the trading brands of Electrocomponents plc, the global distributor for engineers. With operations in 32 countries, we offer more than 500,000 products to over one million customers, shipping around 50,000 parcels a day. Our products, sourced from 2,500 leading suppliers, include electronic components, electrical, automation and control, and test and measurement equipment, and engineering tools and consumables.

    Electrocomponents is listed on the London Stock Exchange and in the last financial year ended 31 March 2017 had revenues of £1.51bn

  • Sponsoring

    Caisse des Dépôts

    Long-term investor, the Group Caisse des Dépôts pursues a mission of public interest and supports French economy. This institution focuses action on 4 strategic priorities:
    Territorial transition, ecological and energy transitions, digital transition, demographic and social transitions.

  • Logo AFNUM


    AFNUM is the Trade Association for the digital manufacturer industry in France. This organization brings together the digital networks suppliers and manufacturers (public and private fixed and mobile networks, signal distribution equipment), digital consumer equipment manufacturers (telecommunication devices, computers, IT devices, consumer electronics equipments and components, A/V devices, photography equipments, image and data storage solutions) and professional equipment manufacturers (printing devices, IT hardware, shipping solutions). It represents in our France 80 000 employees and a turnover of 15 billion Euros.

  • Gold

    All Circuits

    As a leading EMS company with an automotive mindset, we design and industrialize high-quality electronics, using highly automated lines to offer a competitive & tailor-made service from the design phase through to the analysis of customer field returns in various sectors: Automotive, Medical, Energy/Industry, Telecommunications, Connected products, Consumer products.

  • Gold

    VINCI Energies

    In a world undergoing constant change, VINCI Energies focuses on connections, performance, energy efficiency and data to fast-track the rollout of new technologies and support two major changes: the digital transformation and the energy transition.

  • Gold


    ENGIE acts on the whole energy value chain : from the production of a low carbone mix to providing solutions and services to customers – individuals, professionals, cities and businesses - in a more responsible and sustainable management of energy

  • Le logo de la Banque Populaire Atlantique

    Banque Populaire Atlantique

    As the leading bank for SMEs *, Banque Populaire has 150 business centers, of which 50 have been labeled NEXT INNOV. This support is specially dedicated to the new issues and constraints of start-ups and innovative companies in order to be closer to the regional ecosystems of entrepreneurship and next to innovation itself.
    * TNS SOFRES 2017

  • Logo de M2ocity filiale de Veolia


    With more than two million connected objects, m2ocity is an IoT leader in France. Our expertise enables us to provide a global approach to IoT projects for local authorities and companies, from the installation of sensors to data retrieval.

  • Le logo de SAP France


    As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition.

  • Logo de Rutronik Electronics Worldwide


    Rutronik is one of the leading Distributors for electronic components globally. As a broadline-distributor, we offer intensive support and consulting worldwide, as well as one of the biggest product-portfolios. Rutronik is an independently run family-business.

  • Gold

    Ordre des experts comptables

    The Chartered accountants are about 20 000 throughout France and represent the 1st network of advice to companies. The Chartered accountant doesn’t just stop exact accounts, he advises companies and favorites their development: social, fiscal, legal, financial, management, asset management, organization, computing, export, human resources, strategy ... He is at the heart of all the sectors of the company.

  • Groupe Zekat logo

    Groupe Zekat

    Zekat group and its mecatronic division:
    - Design, production, PCB assembly, wiring, system assembly
    - M2M and IoT products and services
    Our difference: expertise in multiple protocols and technologies within embedded controller systems.

  • Logo JCDecaux


    As the number one outdoor advertising company worldwide, JCDecaux, with 13,030 employees, is present in more than 75 countries. JCDecaux is currently the only world-class player to focus exclusively on outdoor advertising and the development of all related activities: street furniture, transport and billboard advertising, and generated total revenues of €3,393 million in 2016.

  • Logo France 3 Pays de la Loire

    France 3 Pays de la Loire

    The France Televisions group tests, reflects and acts for the television and the media of tomorrow. A broad place is granted to the innovation and the experiments. Some of these actions are carried out in partnership with of French and European start-ups. Thepartnership initiated with World Electronic Forum in Angers is carried by common values of creation and innovation. It is also one of the missions of the regional television to accompany an event whose fame is international.
    The regional channel France 3 Pays de la Loire is mobilizing its teams to broacdast TV programms in World Electronic Forum. France 3 Loire Pays de la Loire prepare some editions of regional information : 12/13, 19/20 and Grand Soir/3, and a political TV show Dimanche en politique with reports, the direct TV and meetings. Also find all our information on World Electronic Forum on our website and our social networks.

  • Logo de Libération


    Libération is a national newspaper of independent and free general information. Actor of the political and societal debate with values of openness, modernity and innovation, he is also the journal of changes on the lookout for new ideas.

  • Logo d'Evolis


    Evolis is the world leader in plastic card personalization solutions. The card printing systems, entirely developed and manufactured in Angers, provide all the options needed for graphic, magnetic and electric personalization (contact or contactless chip cards – RFID technology) of all types of cards (national ID cards, payment cards, employee badges, student cards, etc.). Evolis also markets application software for customizing cards, a complete line of card accessories as well as signature pads and support services. Based in Angers (France) with subsidiaries in Miami and Boston (United States), Mumbai (India), Singapore, Shanghai (China) and Tokyo (Japan), Evolis is a listed company on the Paris Stock Exchange (Euronext Growth) and earned sales of EUR 76.9 million in 2016. The Company has more than 370 employees and is represented in 140 countries throughout the world.

  • Qwant


    QWANT is the European search engine that respects the privacy of its users. It enables web users to quickly access information and find the content they wish (web pages, news, videos, photos, products, music…) in a pleasant and intuitive user interface, without collecting any personal data when they search. Thus, Qwant guarantees to the user the right to search without being tracked. It delivers non-biased results, not modified according to a commercial profile. With Qwant Junior, it offers a secure and educational search engine for kids.
    Based in France, with subsidiaries in Germany and Italy, Qwant was launched in 2013 by individual entrepreneurs who own the majority of the capital and manage the company. The search engine is also supported by strategic stakeholders, Axel Springer and the Groupe Caisse des Dépôts, as well as by the European Investment Bank.

  • Logo d'Angers Loire Développement ALDEV


    Aldev, is the Local agency for economics in Angers, exhaucing all the projects of the entrepreneurs, businessmen, other economic players, investors.
    Relocate - Accelerate - Connect, Aldev is your partner ! Aldev is also leading the "Angers Smart City" experiments for the city and the country.

  • Logo de Sogeti


    Sogeti is a leading provider of technology and engineering services. Sogeti, subsidiary of Capgemini, delivers solutions that enable digital transformation and offers cutting-edge expertise in Cloud, Cybersecurity, Digital Assurance & Testing, and emerging technologies.

  • Logo de la SNCF


    SNCF is a global leader in passenger and freight transport services with revenue of €32.3 billion in
    2016, of which one-third on international markets. With 260,000 employees in 120 countries, SNCF draws on its foundations in French rail and on its extensive experience as an architect of transport services. It aims to become the benchmark for mobility and logistics solutions, both in France and worldwide. SNCF has six core businesses: SNCF Réseau (management and operation of the French rail network); SNCF Voyageurs (commuter transport in the Paris region, regional and inter-city public transport, high-speed rail in France and Europe); SNCF Gares & Connexions (management and development of stations); SNCF Logistics (freight transport and logistics worldwide); Keolis (mass transit and public transport in Europe and around the globe); and SNCF Immobilier (management and optimization of SNCF property and land assets).

  • Le Logo de Bouvet Ladubay Brut de Loire

    Bouvet Ladubay

    Bouvet Ladubay was founded in 1851 in the heart of the Loire Valley by Etienne Bouvet, the Monmouseau family runs the company since 1932. Bouvet Ladubay ships 6 millions bottles to over 45 countries. First Methode Traditionnelle Sparkling Wine Producer in Saumur, Bouvet Ladubay is the recipient of 500 medals across the world for the renowed quality of its Brut de Loire.

  • Logo Faith France

    Faith France

    The CEO of the Faith group, a Japanese music industry leader company, Hajime Hirasawa will make a keynote presentation in the morning of 27 October in the main room about Music and Technologies. Also, a subsidiary Faith France will provide the digital music experience “PlayLib” at the Business Lounge area.

  • Supporting

    Kara Technology

    KARA Technology is the project developer of the EVA boat, the first connected boat in the world and has developed a forward-looking and innovative product:
    The KARA table is designed for recreational navigation, multiple users and employs multi-touch. GPS, engines, containers, cameras, etc are connected on a single interface.
    The table is sensitive to either wet fingers or gloves. And its technology is based on 5 registered patents.

  • Logo Dynamism Automobiles Angers - Saumur BMW MiINI

    DYNAMISM Automobiles Angers - Saumur

    Sébastien RICHER and his Sales Team are pleased to welcome you to study your projects. You will find on board each model a real comfort and an authentic driving pleasure.