Startups to VCs #3

Picth & Success Sories: Join Us For The 3RD SFO Edition
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Special event

#Information Technology
#Fund-Raising & Crowdfunding
#Investment Services
#Venture Capital & Private Equity

Le 28 mars 2018
De 6:00 PM à 9:00 PM


Our guest speakers
Program Officer, Climate and Clean Energy Finance @ William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
CEO @ Scality
Donald Stalter
Donald Stalter
Partner @ Global Founders Capital
We will talk about

Following the great success of the previous encounters, FrenchFounders organizes the 3rd edition of its "Startups to VCs" in San Francisco. 
10+ pre-selected startups founded by French CEOs, conducting a funding round from USD$1million (Late Seed, Serie A and more), will pitch their business in front of 30+ American and French VCs.

Panel Discussion: The Importance of Leveraging Corporate Social Impact


  • 6:00 pm : Welcome
  • 6:10 pm : An Entrepreneur & an Investor will share their experience of fundraising in the American market – open to all participants
  • 6:40 pm : 2 startups will pitch their business in front of the audience – open to all participants
  • 7:00 pm : Private speed pitching session - only reserved to the selected startups​​ and VCs invited
  • 7:15 pm : Networking cocktail – open to all participants


Among the VCs of the 2018 edition

Selected Startups:

  • 3dRudder, Founder & CEO Stanislas Chesnais 
  • Biggerpan, Co-founder & CEO Eric Poindessault 
  • BlueFox.io, Founder & CEO Guillaume Delatour
  • Bouquet.ai, CEO Eric Schmidt
  • Fatstacks.tech, Founder & President Julien Moreau
  • Flashbrand, Founder & CEO Denis Descause
  • Hyphen, Co-founder & CEO Arnaud Grunwald
  • Ondavia, Co-founder & VP Engineering Merwan Benhabib
  • ReedCam Inc, Founder Frantz Lohier
  • Veryfier, Founder & CEO Laurent Piani


Jury members of the selection committee: 

  • Emma Hitzke, AI Marketing Leader – Saffron Technology, an Intel company
  • Laurent Hautefeuille, Head of Business Development and M&A – Uber
  • Reza Malekzadeh, General Partner – Partech Ventures
  • Stephane Panier, Founder & CEO – Better Manager


Notes : 

  • This event is primarily reserved to FrenchFounders members and is free of charge
  • Registration is mandatory to attend
  • No additionnal guest will be accepted and there is no possibility to be replaced if enabled to attend
  • Please let us know at least 48h before the date of the event if you are not able to attend


Who is attending?

  • Startups
  • 30+ US VCs
  • Mentors, Advisors
Among the attendees
72 participants à cet événement


Sponsors of the event