An award acting as a springboard for IMT’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

The Bercy-IMT Innovation Award aims to encourage the development of IMT’s most promising start-ups in all fields affected by the major transformations of the 21st century. This entrepreneurial challenge is at the heart of IMT’s new innovation strategy aimed at strengthening its position as a national leader amongst higher education institutions in the incubation and acceleration of innovative projects.

The Bercy-IMT Innovation Award – an award comprising several stages:

> An international springboard for 20 preselected start-ups, confirmed through their participation at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, in January 2019

> Pitching the projects in front of an expert panel at Bercy during Bercy INNOV’ (November 13, 2018)

> An award ceremony at CES in Las Vegas attended by the French innovation ecosystem

> The Bercy-IMT Innovation Award, endowed with €50k, awarded during CES

The Bercy-IMT Innovation Award is sponsored by Fondation Mines-Télécom. During the award ceremony at CES in Las Vegas, 5 sponsors from Fondation Mines-Télécom (Bouygues Télécom, Deloitte, ENGIE, Safran, Wavestone) will each give a “Coup de cœur” award to their favorite start-up.

List of the 20 start-ups chosen for the Bercy-IMT Innovation Award

ACKLIO – IMT Atlantique
Air Space Drone – Mines Saint Etienne
Askhub – Télécom Paris
Bescent – Sensorwake – IMT Atlantique
Beekast – Télécom SudParis
Botfuel – Télécom Paris
Cozie – IMT Lille-Douai
EasyBroadcast – IMT Atlantique
Energysquare – Télécom Paris
Interstellar-LEISLY – Télécom SudParis
Neosper – Télécom SudParis
Opti’Waves – Mines Saint Etienne
Predisurge – Mines Saint Etienne
Quortex – IMT Atlantique
SILEX – Télécom SudParis
SMICES (Smart Medical) – Mines Alès
Supermood – IMT Atlantique
Thing Type – Télécom Paris
UAVIA – Télécom SudParis
Wi6labs – IMT Atlantique