They help France to stand out on an economic, social and environmental basis. But who are they? These are the 64 semi-finalists of the 2019 #LetsgoFrance Awards, of which Business France is a co-creator. These talents – which include startups, SMEs, mid-size companies and large organizations – are all waiting for your votes to win the People’s Choice Award. So, who will you choose?
A strong partnership Business France has been a partner of the #LetsgoFrance movement and its awards since 2018. They celebrate France and its attractiveness, both as an import and export hub.For Pascal Cagni, Chairman of Business France and member of the judges’ panel, “the positive energy that #LetsgoFrance generates, as well as the quality of the companies shortlisted is testament to France’s entrepreneurial spirit.It is this spirit that emerges as Business France helps French companies take to the international stage. The projects revealed by #LetsgoFrance are also a great showcase of French creativity for foreign investors, for whom being in close contact with talent is essential when it comes to decision-making.”
Innovators have stepped up to the plate
The second edition of the #LetsgoFrance Awards has already proven to be a success, with 445 applications having been submitted, more than double the number from last year. Full of vitality and French creativity, these 64 companies and associations were selected for the disruptive nature of their innovation, use of technology, social and environmental impact, ability to integrate into a particular sector and contribute to it fully, as well as their potential for international development.
“These 64 semi-finalists have come up with 64 solutions to socio-economic problems. We wanted to submit them to the public vote so people realize that France is definitely changing for the better. And this is the role of the #LetsgoFrance Awards: to find the talented companies that help France be innovative, while at the same time offering solutions to global challenges, and inspiring new, equally remarkable initiatives. A strong response from internet users would be the icing on the cake,” says the #LetsgoFrance team.
The People’s Choice Award – which applies to companies in all categories – will be presented at Station F, Paris, on April 4. The winner will win a check for €5,000, a professional video and access to the networks of #LetsgoFrance and its partners. So, internet users, who will you vote for among the 64 semi-finalists of the #LetsgoFrance 2019 Awards? Find out all about them below and go to www.letsgofrance.fr to make your selection.
France and its new services
France and its support for others
France and its sustainable economic model
France on the international stage
France and its industrial success
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