Startup membership

France Digitale


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Service description

A year-long membership for early-stage startups looking to develop their business and raise their first funds. The membership offers access to France Digitale events, such as the FDDay, which is our key event of the year, and our FDTour, our startup/investor matchmaking events (8 FDTours a year). The membership also offers access to intimate breakfasts and cocktail receptions discussing key topics for early stage startups, such as working with corporates, fundraising, being a solo founder, developing your business plan, etc. Membership alors offers tools such as fundraising guides and support around regulatory barriers, including concrete kits to ensure members are compliant with new regulation (for example the AI Act) We also offer a Mercatech, a talent platform connecting talent with recruiting startups to support their growth. Membership is valid for the whole business, meaning attendance to events can be shared amongst C-level representatives. Events are held in a physical or hybrid format and occur approximately once or twice a month. France Digitale is sector agnostic, so companies across all industries can join.

Sector agnostic
Technology Readiness Level
TRL 3 – Experimental proof of concept
TRL 4 – Technology validated in lab
TRL 5 – Technology validated in relevant environment
TRL 6 – Technology demonstrated in relevant environment
TRL 7 – System prototype demonstration in operational environment
TRL 8 – System complete and qualified
TRL 9 – Actual system proven in operational environment
Disclaimer related to service

Startups need to have a registered office in France.

Financial requirements

€500 per annum.