Market Discovery Tour


The French-German Chamber of Commerce is organising a second edition of its 3-day Discovery Tour in Paris from 23 to 25 October 2018. Selected European startups can deep-dive into the Parisian startup ecosystem and get a sense of why it has been growing faster than anywhere else in Europe over the last years. Expenses for hotel, the tours and main meals are covered. Travel tickets to and from Paris are at the expense of the participants. Main condition to apply: startup or scale-up based in Europe.

What you get

  • meet-ups with key stakeholders of the French startup scene: successful French startups and scale-ups, international startups that expanded to France, ecosystem builders and investors
  • visit of unique startup facilities like Station F as well as the best accelerators, incubators, co-working spaces & maker labs in Paris
  • hands-on advice from local entrepreneurs & experts
  • participation in tech event

Discovery Tour in June 2018

The first Discovery Tour included meetings with:

  • Incubators/Accelerators/Innovation Hubs/Co-working spaces: Station F, makerspace by Tech Shop, Hec Incubator, Usine IO, Liberté Living Lab, WeWork, Le Cargo, 104Factory
  • Ecosystem builders: Paris&Co, French Tech initiative, Business France, BPI France
  • French scale-ups: Trainline + Evaneos
  • French startups: GarantMe + Jalgos
  • International startups present in Paris: Hopstay + international startups from Paris Landing Pack programme (Paris&Co)


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All services are free of charge thanks to EU funding*

Limited participation

*Travel expenses not included

Applications closed