Paris&Co is the innovation and economic development agency of the Paris metropolitan area. The agency supports innovation by incubating more than 500 French and foreign startups each year, conducting experimentation for innovative solutions, and organizing national and international tech events. Its development is based on an open innovation approach, in close collaboration with more than 100 major corporations and institutions.
Accelerate the development of French and international startups
Paris&Co is Europe’s first incubation network with 11 innovation hubs :
- sports, health, food tech
- sustainable cities
- tourism, event, digital publishing, creative industries, esport
- fintech & insurtech, HR Tech
Acceleration programs tailored to each phase of development :
Facilitate urban experimentation
Urban experimentation means testing innovative devices or approaches (designed but not yet marketed) in real-life urban conditions.
More than 300 urban experimentation projects have been rolled out since 2010 by Urban Lab, the urban innovation platform at Paris&Co. brings together and supports the wide diversity of players who make, think and live the city; from startups to associations, from local communities to large companies and from citizens to researchers.