Vedicis is a private company, backed by its management and Venture Capital fund. Vedicis has been initially supported by french organizations for entrepreneurship and innovation.
Created in 1988, Innovacom has helped launch innovative telecommunication and information technology start ups since 1988, such as Business Objects, Cobalt Networks, Gemplus, Infovista, Intershop, LastMinute.com, Soitec, Kelkoo, Inventel and Netcentrex. With 600 million Euros under management and offices in Paris, Stockholm, and San Francisco, Innovacom is an active early-stage investor in Europe and North America.
For more information, please visit: www.innovacom.com
The aim of Scientipole Initiative is to closely associate corporate and technological resources in order to contribute to the emergence of innovative enterprises and support the development of such projects.
Scientipole Initiative audits the potential projects, counsels and accompanies the future entrepreneurs from both a scientific and technological base as well as from a managerial point of view.
OSEO provides assistance and financial support to French SMEs. OSEO was born in 2005, by bringing together ANVAR (French innovation agency) and BDPME (SME development bank), around a mission to provide assistance and financial support to French SMEs and VSEs in the most decisive phases of their life cycle : start up, innovation, development, business transfer / buy out. By sharing the risk, it facilitates the access of SMEs to financing by banking partners and equity capital investors. OSEO covers three areas of activity :
Innovation support and funding : for technology transfer and innovative technology-based projects with real marketing prospects.
Guaranteeing funding granted by banks and equity capital investors.
Funding investments and operating cycle alongside the banks.
the Centre national de la cinématographie (CNC) is a public administrative organization, set up as a separate and financially independent entity.
The principal missions of the CNC are :
- support for the film, broadcast, video, multimedia and technical industries,
- promotion of film and television for distribution to all audiences
- preservation and development of the film heritage