Issue 10 - December 2009

Dear Reader,

Welcome to the last 2009’s issue of France Tech Insight. First
of all, the entire team of the French Consulate Office for
Science and Technology would like to wish you a very happy
holiday season.

In the FTI this month :

- The Launch of our New Program, NETVA.
That’s it ! The call for participants for NETVA, the New-England
Technology Venture Accelerator, will be launched in France in
the coming days, with the support of the French National
Incubation Association. NETVA aims at building the global
leadership of high potential French Technology start-ups
through an intensive entrepreneurship and opportunity analysis
program in the US. Expressions of interest and mentors are

- The 2009 FAID Success Story
Due to its subject, its format and the partnership with Merieux
Alliance, 2009 FAID was a special edition of this high-level
scientific rendez-vous between France and the United States.
The success of the meeting is undoubtedly related to the
combination of the call for projects’ organization and one (or
two) prizes of €300,000.

- The Grand Opening of Cytoo Inc. : the innovative French
biotechnology company Cytoo opened this month its US
subsidiary in Framingham, MA.

- The Genopole, the Leading French Biotechnology
science and business park, is our "Innovation Actor of the

And, like every month, you will find the latest updates in French science, technology and innovation.

I wish you a very pleasant reading and I look forward to hearing from you shortly.


Antoine MYNARD
Attaché for Science and Technology

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