Brussels, October 21, 2013– The Greencity Investment Forum (GIF) took place last Friday, October 18, 2013 at Cité Descartes in Paris‐Marne‐la‐Vallée. The event convened 100 around top entrepreneurs, investors, corporate representatives and other key players operating in the green & smart city sector.
Over 30 jury members, consisting of both investors and industry experts, have reviewed the 25 presentations of emerging entrepreneurs coming from France and overall Europe. The award winners, including Sefaira, qualified to continue along the European Venture contest; a pan‐European contest of venture events that gathers the best of each edition to join the European Venture Summit, Europe’s largest venture capital match‐making event, taking place on 9 and 10 December 2013 in Düsseldorf, Germany.
You can view the list of presenting companies and their profile at this link.
The Greencity Investment Forum took place during the Greencity event, on 17 and 18 October at the Cité Descartes in Paris‐Marne‐la‐Vallée. The GreenCity event programme included conferences, an investment forum, a sustainable village and the presentation of innovative research programs. Participants had the opportunity to meet French and International professionals (public and private clients, large companies, SMEs) working on the topics of energy efficiency in the Sustainable City. The sectors concerned were multiple, such as urbanism and architecture, water treatment and public lighting, digital planning, energy management, energy efficiency, the upgrading of buildings, air handling, transportation, green building.