#Mobility #Autonomous #SmartCity #Connected #DeepTech #Data

October 5, 2016 – Paris Porte de Versailles

Moving Beyond Cars

#Mobility #Autonomous #SmartCity #Connected #DeepTech #Data
October 5, 2016 – Paris Porte de Versailles

International Summit

+250 decision makers, industry innovators, startup founders and investors from all 15 countries


Networking opportunities and a powerful tool to facilitate qualified meetings between participants


Leading VCs, corporate ventures and strategic partners looking for the next generation of disruptors


Organized by the Paris Motor Show, the biggest automobile tradeshow in the world

Speakers 2016

Gregor Gimmy

‎ ‎Founder and Head of BMW Startup Garage

Ian Geller

Global Head of Hardware, Business Development, Spotify

Charlotta Sund

SVP Industry & Society, Ericsson

Bibop Gresta

‎Chairman, COO & Chief Bibop Officer at Hyperloop Transportation

Nicolas Brusson

Co-founder & COO, BlaBlaCar

Arantxa Alonso

Business Development Officer, SEAT

Maurizio Rossi

Founder & Co-Ceo of H-FARM

Nadine Leclair

SVP Expert Fellow, Renault Group

Julie Mossler

Head of Brand and Global Marketing at Waze

Lior Zeno-Zamanski

Executive Director, Ecomotion

Matthieu Beauval

Deputy Director, Head of Innovation, Radio France

Martin Bruncko

Founder and Managing Partner, Steam Capital

Christophe Sirugue

French Secretary Of State For The Industry

Jean-Louis Missika

Deputy Mayor of Paris

Franck Rivey

Head of ITS Projects, Technology and Systems, Sanef

Ethan Pierse

Managing Partner, Nest VC

Robin Wauters

Co-Founder and Editor in Chief at

Programme 2016


Welcome Remarks


Christian Peugeot, President, CCFA

Opening Speech


Christophe Sirugue, Minister of State for Industry, Ministry of the Economy and Finance

The Future of Cars

9:30AM – Keynote

Paul Papadimitriou, Founder & CEO, ‎Intelligencr

The Road to Autonomous Driving

9:45AM – Panel

Nadine Leclair, SVP Expert Fellow, Renault Group
Charlotta Sund, VP, Industry & Society, Ericsson 

Moderator: Nina Dos Santos, Correspondent & Host, CNN

Data - the new ‘fuel’ for the auto industry

10:15AM – Keynote

Joel Albyn, Director, Product & Innovation, cap hpi

Coffee Break

10:35AM – Networking Time

How Video Game Technologies are Changing the Auto Industry

11AM – Demo

Sébastien Deguy, Founder & CEO, Allegorithmic

The Future of In-Car Entertainment

11:20AM – Panel

Matthieu Beauval, Deputy Director, Head of Innovation, Radio France Digital
Ian Geller, Global Head of Hardware, Spotify
Ty Roberts, CTO, Universal Music Group
Moderator: Sophie Goossens, Senior Attorney, August & Debouzy Avocats

Smart Cities and Connected Drivers

11:50AM – Panel

Julie Mossler, Head of Brand and Global Marketing, Waze
Franck Rivey, Head of ITS Projects, Technology and Systems, Sanef 
Moderator: Kat Borlogan, Founding Partner, Five by Five 

Startup Sesame Mobility Finals

12:10PM -Pitch Competition 
EverCharge (USA) – Jason Appelbaum, CEO
Karbe (Netherlands) – Adrian Carmona Beltran, CEO (Germany) – Silvan Rath, CEO
Pzartech (Israel) – Jeremie Brabet-Adonajlo, CEO

Jury Members:
Mathieu Bellamy, Brand Strategy Director, Citroën 
Barbara Belvisi, Co-Founder, Hardware Club 
Ertan Can, Investment Director, HR ventures
Pierre-Eric Leibovici, Co-Founder, Daphni 

Ben Costantini, Co-Founder, Startup Sesame 

Lunch Break



Rethinking customer engagement and experience in the new automotive ecosystem

2:00PM – Keynote

Leonardo Buzzavo, President, Quintegia

Disrupting car usage across Europe and beyond

2:15PM – Interview

Nicolas Brusson, Co-Founder & COO, BlaBlaCar 
Paulin Dementhon, Founder & CEO, Drivy 
Moderator: Romain Dillet, Writer, TechCrunch

Startup Sesame Mobility Finals

2:45PM – Pitch

Faraday Motion (Denmark) – Constantin Colac, Co-Founder
MyBoxMan (France) – Areeba Rehman, CEO
SmartUp Cities (Spain) – Razvan Toma, CEO
Tickey (Bulgaria) – Dimiter Dimitrov, CEO

Jury Members:
Gilles Colas des Francs, VP Global Incubator Program, Michelin
Jean de La Rochebrochard, Partner, Kima Ventures
Tanja Kufner, Director, Startupbootcamp Smart Transportation & Energy 
Rudi Skogman, Principal, Reaktor Ventures 

Ethan Pierse, Managing Partner, Nest VC

Coffee Break

3:30PM – Networking Time

Mobility Innovation through Crowdsourcing

4:00PM – Keynote

Bibop Gresta, COO & Chairman, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies

Investing in Innovation

4:25PM – Panel

Arantxa Alonso, Business Development Officer, SEAT
Nir Blumberger, Venture Partner, Accel
Gregor Gimmy, Founder & Head, BMW Startup Garage
Maurizio Rossi, Founder & Co-CEO, H-Farm
Moderator: Robin Wauters, Founding Editor,

From Flying Cars to Space Rockets: the Hard Truths of Deeptech

5:00PM – Panel

Martin Bruncko, Founder & Managing Partner, Steam Capital
François Chopard, Founder & MD, Starburst Accelerator
Doug MacAndrew, CTO, AeroMobil

Moderator: Ben Costantini, Co-Founder, Startup Sesame

Learnings from 450 Mobility Startups

5:30PM – Keynote

Lior Zeno, Executive Director, EcoMotion

Closing Remarks


Jean-Louis Missika, Deputy Mayor of Paris

Award Ceremony & End of the Day


Startup Competition

Winners: EverCharge (USA), SmartUp Cities (Spain), Faraday Motion (Denmark), Pzartech (Israel).

Startup Sesame Mobility hosted its finals at the Mondial Innovation Forum after an international call for entries that received 120 applications from 33 countries.

Startup Sesame Mobility is dedicated to the mobility challenges of the future and provide selected entrepreneurs to unparalleled access to the conferences and events where their business will grow. The program trains founders in event strategy, B2B networking and connect them with a network of Tech events and mentors.

Startup Sesame Mobility Finalists

Discover the companies selected to present their project in front of a jury of experts and investors. They will also showcase their services during the Mondial Innovation Forum.
#EV #Hardware #US
#SmartCities #IoT #Spain
#SkateboardKit #Electric #Danemark
#Industry4.0 #Maintenance #Israel
#CleanTech #Automotive #Netherlands
#Sensor #SDK #Germany
#Delivery #LastMile #France
#Ticketing #Transport #Bulgaria

The Party

October 5, 2016 , 7:00 PM, at The Family

25 Rue du Petit Musc, 75004 Paris

A true startup conference wouldn’t be complete without entertainment, fun and schmooze. The Mondial Innovation Forum is partnering with The Family, the leading European accelerator/fund, to host its closing party. It will be the opportunity to get immersed in the entrepreneurial community of Paris, learn a thing or two about digital disruption and do some casual networking while drinking champagne.


Why Attend?


Partner with leading businesses

Privileged access to investors, accelerators and media

Pitch and exhibit


Connect with the most innovative startups from across the globe

Meet and discuss with corporate and investment partners


Connect with startups disrupting the mobility field

Network with international executives, media, thought leaders and investors.

Explore the future of transportation


You want to do business and we will help you with a dedicated matchmaking tool provided by Jublia, a leading event app provider.

You will be able to identify the most relevant participants, invite them to meet and book their meetings.

In Good Company

All the mobility ecosystem will be in the same room to discuss the latest trends from the industry and make business.

Founding Partner

Media Partners

Visibility Partners

Opening hours

Conference: 9AM to 7PM
Closing Party : 9PM to 1AM


Parc des expositions
1 Place de la Porte de Versailles
75015 Paris


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