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About 150,000 people will attend VivaTech 2024 in Paris.

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Your Ultimate Guide to VivaTech 2024

Welcome to your essential, insider guide to VivaTech 2024, the crown jewel of Europe's biggest startup and tech event. Set to take place from May 22nd to May 25th, 2024 in the heart of Paris, France, this event is a must-visit for tech enthusiasts worldwide. This year, the City of Light transforms into the pulsating heart of innovation, welcoming an eclectic mix of dreamers, doers, and leaders in Business France. Whether you're a first-timer or a seasoned attendee, this guide is your backstage pass to all things VivaTech, the event that has made its mark as Europe's biggest tech conference.

Why You Shouldn't Miss It

VivaTech, short for Viva Technology, is an annual rendezvous of the world's top innovators, tech lovers, and pioneers of the future. It's the place where startups, any French exhibiting company, french key players specialised in Tech, and global business leaders gather to celebrate innovation in the heart of the city of love and lights, Paris. 

Events and Schedule: A Symphony of Ideas

VivaTech 2024 isn't just an event; it's a four-day odyssey into the future. With a lineup featuring over 500 world-renowned speakers and tech leaders across four stages, the schedule is packed with insights into Artificial Intelligence, Climate Tech, Mobility, and much more. This year shines a spotlight on Japan as the Country of the Year, unveiling its tech marvels and global leadership.

Past Speakers and Titans of Tech

Remember, VivaTech is where giants walk. In the past, legends like Emmanuel Macron, Elon Musk, and Mark Zuckerberg have graced the stage, sharing their visions for the future. Keep an eye on the schedule; you wouldn't want to miss this year's luminaries.

VivaTech is more than its cutting-edge presentations. It's a vibrant ecosystem where startups, investors, major corporations, and innovators mingle.

Find Your Tribe

Networking is the soul of VivaTech. Whether through the digital platform or in-person meetups, finding your tribe has never been easier. The event's dedicated networking spaces offer a casual yet potent atmosphere for sparking conversations and forging partnerships.

2024 Themes: The Frontier of Tomorrow

Dive deep into sessions on AI's ethical dilemmas, the world's biggest challenges in the revolution in Climate Tech, and the future of Mobility. VivaTech 2024 is a treasure map, leading you through the landscapes of Deeptech, Business, and Future Societies.

Venue

The leading European event takes place at the Paris Porte de Versailles, a venue that is as grand as the event itself. Located at Place de la Porte, it's the largest exhibition park in France and has been the home to VivaTech since its inception. 

Cuisine

VivaTech 2024 is not just about technology. It's a cultural melting pot where you can experience the best of Parisian cuisine, from croissants and escargot to crepes and wine.

Dress Code and Atmosphere: Dress for Your Brand

No strict dress code here; VivaTech champions the spirit of individuality. Whether you're in startup casual or business chic, dress to express your brand's essence. The atmosphere buzzes with creativity and ambition, making it the perfect backdrop for making a statement. It's a place where ideas come to life, where the future is shaped, and where you can feel the pulse of innovation. 

Activities Outside the Event

Beyond the event, Paris offers a bunch of activities. You can take a stroll along the Seine, visit iconic landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and Louvre, or simply enjoy the Parisian café culture

Tip: Make sure to download the VivaTech app for real-time updates and to plan your schedule effectively. 

Bag Policy: Travel Light, Explore More

To keep things smooth and secure, VivaTech encourages minimal baggage. Essentials only—think laptops, chargers, and notebooks. Lockers are available, but space is at a premium, so pack smartly.

Why Bounce Luggage Storage is Convenient at VivaTech 2024

Now, let's talk about Bounce, the largest luggage storage platform. With over 10,000 short-term luggage storage facilities worldwide, including Paris, Bounce ensures that you can enjoy VivaTech 2024 without having to worry about your belongings. 

With Bounce, you can store your luggage at any of our partner locations, which include local businesses like souvenir shops, hotels, restaurants, and cafes. Our BounceShield™ Protection covers each item stored through our platform with $10,000, ensuring your belongings are safe. 

Luggage Storage with Bounce

Remember, we are not just a luggage locker, we are a concierge service that saves you the time and hassle of waiting for a station locker. With our flexible cancellation policy and 24/7 customer support, you can rest assured that your luggage is in safe hands. 

So, drop off your bag, enjoy the event, and get your day back with Bounce!

Things to Do in Paris

While in Paris for VivaTech 2024, make sure to explore the city. Here's our guide to must-see sites and experiences:

Eiffel Tower

A symbolic structure, the Eiffel Tower's observation decks provide stunning views of the city. A visit here is magical, whether by day or during its nightly sparkle.

Louvre Museum

Not only is the Louvre the largest art museum globally, but it's also a historic monument with iconic pieces like the Mona Lisa and Venus de Milo.

Seine River

A boat ride on the Seine offers a breathtaking view of Paris, passing by landmarks such as the Notre Dame Cathedral.

Notre Dame Cathedral

Despite 2019's fire, Notre Dame's Gothic architecture continues to inspire.

Montmartre

Known for its bohemian history, this neighborhood features the Sacré-Cœur Basilica and Place du Tertre.

Champs-Élysées and Arc de Triomphe

This famous avenue, ending at the Arc de Triomphe, is lined with shops and cafes.

Palace of Versailles

A short train ride from Paris will take you to the opulent Palace of Versailles, the former royal residence. Explore the stunning gardens, the Hall of Mirrors, and the grand apartments. The palace’s magnificence and the beauty of its gardens are unparalleled.

Paris is a culinary heaven in Europe, offering everything from street-side crepes to exquisite dining in Michelin-starred restaurants. Additionally, its vibrant nightlife caters to all preferences, from serene wine bars to lively nightclubs.

See You in Paris?

VivaTech 2024 is more than just a tech event. It's an experience that combines innovation, culture, and the charm of Paris. So pack your bags, leave your luggage with Bounce, and get ready for an unforgettable journey. See you in Paris!

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All you need to know

  • Where is VivaTech 2024?

    VivaTech 2024 is hosted in Paris, France. This vibrant city serves as the backdrop for Europe's leading startup and tech event, offering attendees not only a glimpse into the future of technology but also the chance to experience the rich cultural and historical heritage of one of the world's most iconic cities.

  • How much is VivaTech 2024?

    VivaTech 2024 offers several ticket options tailored to different types of participants, each providing a unique set of benefits to enhance the event experience. Here's a breakdown of the early bird pricing available until April 4th: Startup Pass: Priced at €210 (excluding VAT), this pass is exclusively for startups. It grants a 4-Day Pass to Viva Technology 2024, including entry to both exhibition halls, access to all conference sessions, in-person networking opportunities, and access to the VivaTech networking platform. Startups can also attend official VivaTech Side Events. Please note, Viva Technology reserves the right to revoke the pass if the company does not meet the startup criteria. Attendee Pass: For €475 (excluding VAT), attendees receive our most popular pass. This also includes a 4-Day Pass with entry to both exhibition halls, access to all conference sessions, in-person networking, and access to the VivaTech networking platform, plus entry to official VivaTech Side Events. Investor Pass: At €620 (excluding VAT), this exclusive pass caters to investors. It encompasses all the benefits of the Attendee Pass with additional perks like priority entrance, access to the VC Lounge, and access to the Big List of attending startups, making it an ideal choice for investors looking to discover new opportunities.

  • Who organizes VivaTech?

    Viva Technology, often referred to as VivaTech, is organized by Publicis Groupe and Groupe Les Echos. The event was founded in 2016 and is held annually in Paris, France, dedicated to showcasing innovation and startups

  • What is VivaTech conference?

    VivaTech, standing for Viva Technology, is a prominent annual technology conference hosted in Paris, known as one of Europe's leading events for innovation, startups, and tech. It attracts a diverse crowd including influential tech leaders, startups, investors, and corporations, offering a rich platform for networking, collaboration, and showcasing cutting-edge technological advancements. The conference features keynote speeches, panel discussions, startup pitches, and demonstrations across various themes like artificial intelligence, climate technology, mobility, and more. VivaTech is celebrated for fostering connections between participants, encouraging the exchange of ideas, and facilitating potential partnerships. It's a dynamic glimpse into the future of technology, making it an essential event for anyone engaged in the global tech ecosystem.

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