the "French bashing". For two days, 26 and 27 June, the biggest names in the French and Web start-ups among the most promising will stage their expertise to New York to entrepreneurs, investors and the American media. Participants in this first "French Touch Conference" included Jean-Baptiste Rudelle cofounder Criteo, as well as representatives of Dailymotion, Deezer and Lending Club.
"The history of Dailymotion was a turning point," says Gaël Duval, CEO of website JeChange.fr and founding member of the Association France Digital at the initiative of this project public records. Blocking the buyout Yahoo decided by the Minister of Productive Recovery Arnaud Montebourg, sparked a wave of criticism into the Silicon Valley of the French state interventionism and scalded investors. It also undermined the morale of local entrepreneurs.
Where this project to present the French Web in a new light. "We bring a real innovation in all areas of digital and there are many issues where we are ahead, as the sharing economy in the car. We must affirm the French leadership and decomplex us, "says Gaël Duval. "Our seniors have created global leaders such as Accor, Publicis and Vinci, that our generation has failed to do," says the entrepreneur. A
The two-day conference is presented as a "LeWeb reversed," the name of the famous lecture by Loïc Le Meur rise to Paris1 . "Instead of bringing innovative talents in France and look like Hollywood stars, we will combine the best of French entrepreneurs in France and abroad." Parallel presentations fifty stakeholders, twenty French start-up will participate in a competition over the two days criminal background.
Some 300 American guests are expected, in particular representatives of U.S. investment funds, which may accompany the growth of French start-up to international. The conference will be held in local New York Axa, which co-finances the event with the French Tech. Fleur Pellerin, behind the creation of this label to support start-up French attend the conference as Secretary of State for Foreign Trade. The new Secretary of State for Digital Axelle Lemaire2 has not yet confirmed his presence.A person can access the Internet for life insurance rates or can directly communicate with companies that offer appropriate policies.