Data scientist, robotics specialists, developers, marketers, business developers, AI fans ? Come test your ideas and participate in creating the future of the French artificial intelligence at the Startup Weekend Artificial Intelligence – Paris Edition!
WHAT IS STARTUP WEEKEND?
From November 4th to 6th 2016, Paris hosted the 1st Startup Weekend dedicated to artificial intelligence. Now Paris organizers are back with a Global Startup Weekend on Artificial Intelligence !
11 Startup Weekends Artificial Intelligence will take place around the world simultaneously during two weekends.
Startup Weekends are 54-hour events* designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. Participants create working startups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside of their daily networks. All teams get the chance to get coached by entrepreneurs and industry experts. The weekend is centered around action, innovation, and education.
With more than 4,000 events held in 150 countries since 2009 and a global community, Startup Weekend is often considered as the largest incubator in the world!
IS STARTUP WEEKEND FOR ME?
Whether you are looking for feedback on a idea, a co-founder, a team, or simply to experience the exciting entrepreneurial adventure for a weekend, Startup Weekends are the perfect environment!
Don’t get shy if you do not have technical expertise if you think you don’t have enough skills, your ideas and motivation are worth gold!
For more information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aX3eLEFVHZ4
WHAT WILL I DO DURING THE WEEKEND?
► Build a viable business model around a startup idea
► Meet your future partner / team
► Receive feedback from other participants, mentors and jury
► Get the chance to win prizes to boost the launch of your startup!
AMAZING MENTORS, JURYS, PARTNERS?
Here are some amazing mentors you will get the chance to be coached by during the weekend : Paul DUAN (Founder & President @Bayes Impact), Juliette MATTIOLI (Senior AI Expert @Thales), Yann LECHELLE (CEO @Snips), Paul Strachman (Founder @FranceisAI), Christoph Auer-Welsbach (Partner @IBMVentures)…
Your project will be evaluated and you will get tips from some wonderful jurys : Nathanael ACKERMAN (CEO @FranceIA), Eric HORLAIT (CEO @INRIA), Newton HOWARD (Phd @MIT & Neurocomputation Expert), and some more surprises !
Some kick-ass partners are supporting the event : Google for Entrepreneurs, Techstars, Snips, Recast.ai, Hub France IA, Hello Tomorrow, Maddyness, FrenchWeb…
Curious about what Startup Weekend is? Should you attend? Can you really start a company in 54 hours?