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The innovation and incubation platform dedicated to esport to support the development of new products and services, and to encourage the implementation of open innovation experiments.

Paris&Co is launching an innovation and incubation platform dedicated to esport to support the development of new products and services, and to encourage the implementation of open innovation experiments.

Our target : 

The call for applications is addressed to innovative startups and companies 

  • under development or having already finalised an initial product/service offer and having validated its adequacy with the market, through a preliminary study or with at least one beta tester/Customer.
  • de of less than 5 years for applications in Seed or Take-Off and of less than 8 years for applications in "Out-of-Wall".
  • developing products and services for the esport sector

 

Esport theme :

The esport theme is considered here in a broad sense and includes:

  • from amateur to professional esport practice;
  • solutions for offline or online players ;
  • production and management of esport events and shows, from their organisation to their broadcasting, including their marketing (ticketing, marketing, sponsorship, broadcasting rights, etc.)
  • technical management of the practice (network, systems, accessories, setup, etc.) ;
  • all technologies/accessories/materials accompanying all practices ;
  • all services and products associated or complementary to these various subjects.

 

Selection criteria : 

The following criteria will contribute to the selection of the lauréates :

  1. the innovative nature of the project, concept, product or service ;
  2. the economic potential of the company and the ability to create jobs ;
  3. the credibility and seriousness of the Business Plan ;
  4. the potential for international diffusion of innovation ;
  5. the complementarity of the project leaders.

 

How to apply ?

Step 1 : create an account on this platform: : https://candidatures.incubateurs.parisandco.com/fr/challenges/candidature-incubation?lang=en and click on "participate"

Step 2 : Answer the form online, submit your file and the Kbis.

Step 3 : we will contact you as soon as possible to set a date for your visit before the selection board (the selection committee meets regularly).

 

Without the 3 documents mentioned below, your application will not be considered complete.

  1. A project identity form: to be filled in obligatorily
  2. Business Plan presentation folder in mandatory PPT format (15-25 slides max.) which must include the following elements (in French or English):  
    • Description of the activity and offer(s) of products and/or services
    • Market, environment and competitive positioning
    • Business model et stratégie commerciale
    • Technology - R&D: progress and main developments to come
    • Innovative nature of the project in the field of esport
    • HR: current team, number of future employees and CVs of exécutives
    • Financial information: 12-month cash-flow plan, historical turnover (n-1 and n-2 if available) and 3-year projection, 3-year financing plan
    • Your needs and expectations regarding Paris&Co support
  3. Administrative documents :
    • Kbis extract less than 3 months old (if available)
    • Copy of the identity card of the company's representative(s)

To apply, you must create an account on the platform. We recommend the use of one of the following browsers: Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Opera, Internet Explorer 11.

 

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