The leading competition for Entrepreneurs

The French Prize is dedicated to Francophone startups willing to expand in the Americas.
The American Prize is dedicated to Anglophone startups willing to expand in France.
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A committee of industry experts, investors and top-executives will review all the applications and select the outstanding startups!

Call for application Closed. See you at the final on Sept 24.

Epartrade
Los Angeles

misterb&b
Los Angeles

yobs.io
Los Angeles

Yuni Beauty
Los Angeles

CreativeBot.ai
Los Angeles

ANA LUISA
New York

Extend
New York

UBEES
New York

Upfluence
New York

Syntony
New York

Crossing Minds
San Francisco

Alpin
San Francisco

BetterManager
San Francisco

Kukun
San Francisco

Palate Club
San Francisco

JOGOGO
Toronto

Sampler
Toronto

Trendigo
Toronto

LiveScale
Toronto

WASO
Toronto

Systelos
Toronto

Bellezacheck
Mexico

Decidata
Mexico

donadora
Mexico

My Mooc
Mexico

Biin Solutions
Mexico

Fotec
Mexico

Muzeek
Paris

Comerso
Paris

Datadome
Paris

Aceup
Boston

Openframe
Boston

Toucan Toco
Boston

Whispli
Boston

Executive coaching by Business & Value

A world-class Executive Coach

Sébastien Dumont
CEO @ Business&Value

(20 years’ experience advising and inspiring Leaders to the Startuppers)

•   Semi-finalists coaching, a collective exploratory session at each location. A special opportunity for all of the semi-finalists to be able to reflect, share, practice and learn a significant amount about themselves and how to thrive.

•   Finalists coaching, a one-to-one deep dive session. Finalists will experience new ways to exceed their goals, conquer their apprehensions and deliver their masterpiece for D-day in New York.

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To apply, the startup has to meet:

At least three of the following criteria:
• It must be working on a new technology, product or service, or an innovative application of an existing technology
• The team must include 2+ full-time staff members
• It must have a significant impact on the industry you are targeting and/or on the environment
• It must be in a growth phase

The Francophone startup has to meet these 3 mandatory criteria:

  • One of the startup’s founders must be a French speaker.
  • The startup must have a presence in the city in which they are competing at the local level, or plan to establish a presence there in the near future.
  • Have raised or generate a revenue between US$1 million and US$15 million.

 

The US-based startup has to meet these 3 mandatory criteria:

  • One of the startup’s founders must be an English speaker based in the US.
  • The startup must plan to establish a presence in France in the near future.
  • Have raised or generate a revenue between US$1 million and US$15 million.

Curated by FrenchFounders and co-organized by BNP Paribas, the Grand Finale of the 2019 Startup Tour is a gathering of some of the brightest minds in business and beyond.

As part of this 3rd edition, FrenchFounders welcomes high-level keynote speakers and executives for this year’s exclusive format, which now includes a Conference, several workshops and endless networking opportunities.