On any given day, the halls of the world’s biggest start-up campus, Station F, are filled with enthusiastic entrepreneurs and tech-prodigies. This time was no different and yet it was: on the 4th of December, MIT Technology Review, in partnership with BNP Paribas, organised their annual “Innovators under 35” Europe summit. Each year 35 carefully […]

Op 21 novembre jl maakte de Franse staatssecretaris voor digitale zaken, Mounir Mahjoubi, de winnaars bekend van een call door en voor de Franse overheid die als doel heeft om publieke diensten dankzij AI te verbeteren. “Van de 52 ingediende dossiers zijn er zes geselecteerd voor 2019”. Mounir Mahjoubi was bijzonder ingenomen met dit succes. Deelname aan […]

In March 2018 France presented its national AI strategy “AI for Humanity”, based on a report by Villani, and declared they had allocated a 1,5 billion euros budget over Macron’s term – which is another 4 years. On the 28th of November, France’s Secretary of State for Digital Affairs – Mounir Mahjoubi – and Minister […]

Part II of our Erasmus-Descartes Conference (EDC) on Artificial Intelligence (AI) – start-ups two-part series where we share the 10 Dutch AI start-ups who will take the stage on Friday 16th in Paris. Click here for part I. Spotlight on: Mobeelity, Synsight, Muzeek,  PANACEAR, Ludocare Mobeelity Mobeelity is a mobility aggregator dedicated to companies. Its app helps employees optimize their daily commutes in […]

On the 15th and the 16th of November 2018 the Erasmus-Descartes Conference will be coming back to Paris, organised by the Dutch embassy in cooperation with the French embassy in the Netherlands. The conference, which took place for the first time in 2002, has since been held alternately in Paris and Amsterdam. A total of […]

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to change the world as we know it. On the one hand, it can improve our lives for the better. By learning from our (vast amounts of) data, AI can provide innovative solutions to complex problems. Precision medicine and autonomous driving are on the horizon. On the other hand, […]

Macron and Station F: a match made in… start-up nation France. Beginning October president Emmanuel Macron took the stage again at Station F, the biggest start-up campus in the world,  for an event organized by La French Tech to meet over 2000 French Tech Entrepreneurs. Macron was accompanied by Roxanne Varza, director of Station F. One of […]