On Friday October 28th, 2016, Valérie Pécresse, President of the Paris region, came to visit Boston.

She came to visit Boston CIC and to meet with start-up incubators. She also talked about the Paris region’s innovative ecosystem.

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She was welcomed by Valery Freland, Consul General of France in Boston, and she met with CIC’s President Brian Dacey.
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After visiting CIC’s innovative layout, the larger provider of flexible office space in Boston, she met with French Tech Hub Marketing Director, Marie Buhot-Launay.
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Xavier Wartelle, CEO of the French Tech Hub, welcomed Valérie Pécresse and her delegation at Boston French Tech Hub offices.
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Valérie Pécresse and her delegation had a chance to meet with French entrepreneurs established in the Boston region.
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All of them shared their experience about building a company in New England.
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Valérie Pécresse ended her visit by giving a speech in front of students, start-ups, entrepreneurs and incubators MassChallenge and Greentown Labs, about the new opportunities existing in the Paris region innovation ecosystem.

Last modified on 03/11/2016

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