Paris - Keyrus strengthens its involvement in the ecosystem of innovative start-ups by participating in the Axis Cap Digital Paris 2015 event

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A sponsor of the forum, which will bring together, on the one hand, the most innovative technological start-ups in France and in Europe, and on the other hand, the largest investors and world leaders of industry, Keyrus is re-asserting its involvement as a facilitator at the heart of the innovation ecosystem. 

The participation of Keyrus at the Axis Cap Digital 2015 forum is part of its overall strategy and desire to act as a bridge between major groups, constantly on the lookout for innovative solutions able to meet their digitalization challenges, and start-ups seeking major new markets to build their credibility. 

The Axis Cap Digital 2015 event will offer visitors several keynotes and roundtables in which numerous personalities will be participating, such as Axelle Lemaire, French Deputy Minister for Digital Affairs.

As well as meeting numerous start-ups to understand their projects and their challenges, the Keyrus Group, represented by Eric Cohen, Founder & CEO, and Cyril Cohen-Solal, VP International Innovation, will be taking part in three conferences :

Monday 15 June – 15:30 to 16:00

Roundtable : " Is French Tech going to take over the world ? "

Moderated by Stéphane Distinguin, Founder, President & CEO of FaberNovel.

Participants :

• Eric Cohen, Founder  & CEO,  Keyrus

• Jorge Cosano, Leader, L'Oreal USA Inc. 

• Eric Martineau-Fortin, Founder, Managing Partner,  White Star Capital

• Jun Miyazaki, Partner,  Bloom Capital

• Aymerik Renard, Director of Ventures,  Sandisk Ventures

• Francois Tison, General Partner,  360 Capital Partners

Tuesday 16 June – 14:20 to 14:50

Keynote : " How startups can benefit from connecting with international partners "

John-David Klausner, Axis Innovation

Participants :

• Cyril Cohen-Solal, Director of Innovation, Keyrus

• David Dana, European Investment Fund

• Eddy Cukierman, Managing Director, Catalyst Fund

• Francois Tison, General Partner, 360 Capital Partners

• Charles-Henry Tranie, Partner, Jaina Capital 

Tuesday 16 June – 15:10 to 15:40

Session for the presentation of investors in Paris

Moderated by Sonia de Kondserovsky, Partner, DLA Piper

Participants :

• Cyril Cohen-Solal, Director of Innovation, Keyrus

• Barbod Namini, Principal, Holtzbrinck Ventures

• Jean-Marc Bally, Managing Director, Aster Capital

• Nicolas Celier, Co-founder, Alven Capital

• Marc Laurent, Business Analyst, Kerala Ventures

• Philippe Rodriguez, Managing Director, Avolta Partners

• Victor Horbach, Director of Business Development, Spil Games

• Werner Wutscher, Founder, New Venture Scouting

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