Startup Presentations, Traction & Funding

  • May 5, 2014 · 6:00 PM
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Silicon Valley Meets Cannes 

International Startups visiting Cannes, obviously those who are already running a startup at the Riviera, investors and any startup lovers are very welcome. 

Let's casually get together and explore what it means to get traction and consecutive funding, talk about differences to the current boom in San Francisco and Silicon Valley. 


If you want to present your startup and pitch to investors on this event: 

                                 Click to Register via Facebook

Welcome our four great startup presenters:

              Alexis Murray-Jones   - Tripster-app 
              Jérôme Rastit                -Zifi
              Benjamin Rousseau      -Navily
              Daniel Pedraza              -Ariadna 


18:00 Welcome and networking 
18:30 How important is traction - before fund raising? 
           Funding and valuations US vs. EU 
           What needs to be done to grow internationally? 
19:15  Some amazing entrepreneurs present their startups 
           Pitching in Silicon Valley style 
           Learning pitching to top notch investors 
19:45 Judges and audience vote for the best startup presenter 
19:50 Open microphone - startups can ask for co-founders, team expansion, beta users and more 
20:15 Announcing the winner 
20:30 More networking, connections and fun

The event is FREE - everybody pays their own tap. 

Please help spread the word for this event - click and share: 


Thanks a lot for your support!

We, the organizers, are from the S3 Accelerator a new and disrupting startup accelerator model from San Francisco, just now expanding to Europe. 

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  • Alexis M.

    Great event, hope we have another one soon!

    2 · May 6

  • Marita R.

    Thank you for joining us at our event. I hope that you
    found the event to be interesting, informative and fun! You know my French is very very weak but I learned one important sentence after this event - Vous êtes géniaux - Cannes Startups you rock!

    May 6

  • Benjamin R.

    Thank you to S3 for coming visiting us in Europe and bringing us your vision of innovation !

    1 · May 6

  • Béatrice F.

    Great event, we discovered great startups and the S3 accelerator that has a very interesting point of view on entrepreneurship in Europe.

    1 · May 6

  • Luis

    Niklas Zennström says in his linkedin:
    -Please make sure you get recommended by one of my contacts.
    "il faut réseauter", happy to have met you... até logo!

    May 6

  • Axel S.

    Awesome and very talented teams presented their startups.

    1 · May 5

  • Sylvain T.

    Guys, if you have a Digital Startup Join or and sign the manifest

    1 · May 5

  • Chris S.

    Is there also a paid event this afternoon at 2pm?

    May 5

    • Marita R.

      Chris - the event is for free - no paid event at 2 pm - we will start at 18 h -looking forward to meet you tonight

      May 5

    • Chris S.


      May 5

  • Jean-Christophe G.

    Can't join, but have fun !

    May 5

  • Marita R.

    Guys and gals - looking forward to learn about the Startup Scene in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur! Please don't forget to click on RSVP!

    1 · May 4

  • Rémy B.

    Hi everybody, i'm looking forward to seeing you on monday ! Don't hesitate to share the event around you ;) See you there !

    4 · May 2

  • Yann P.

    Coming :)

    4 · May 2

  • Mel L.

    Hi, is it free if you are not pitching? And where exactly will it take place? Thanks.

    2 · April 30

    • Marita R.

      Yes, it is free - I will announce place today

      1 · May 2

    • Mel L.

      Great thank you

      1 · May 2

  • Stéphan

    Coming to this great event !

    4 · April 30

  • Cyrille D.

    I'm in !

    5 · April 28

  • Rémy B.

    Come on guys !

    4 · April 14

  • David B.

    I am in Italy and will not return to the Cote D'Azur until May 10.

    1 · April 10

  • melanie

    Sadly I arrive back from holiday on the evening of May 5th, but I hope to join another event like this soon.

    1 · April 6

    • Marita R.

      Melanie, enjoy your vacation - looking forward to meet you at one of our next upcoming events - thanks for spreading the word­

      April 6

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