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CNN

CNN

CNN Worldwide is a portfolio of more than two-dozen news and information services across cable, satellite, radio, wireless devices and the Internet in more than 200 countries worldwide. CNN International is the most watched global 24-hour news network. CNN International can be seen in more than 260 million television households in more than 200 countries and territories through a network of 38 satellites.

Bpifrance

Bpifrance

Bpifrance helps French companies develop, from the seed phase to the IPO, from lending to equity investment. Bpifrance offers companies continued financial support throughout each step of their development. Bpifrance teams are at the heart of French regions, through a network of 42 offices nationwide.

Five by Five

Five by Five

Five by Five is a Paris-based international innovation consultancy, with one foot in the world of large organizations and the other in that of Start-ups. They help organizations of all stripes--corporates, international organizations and government institutions--understand how Start-ups work, how to work with them and how to work like them.

Hoxton Ventures

Hoxton Ventures is a $40 million early stage technology venture capital firm. Hoxton partner with founders seeking to invent new market categories or transform large, existing industries. Their sweet spot is internet, mobile and software startup investing. Hoxton prefer to be the first venture investor and they follow their investments, aiming to be shareholders for seven to ten years. Hoxton like taking risks on brilliant people and products.

NASSCOM

The National Association of Software and Services Companies is the industry association for the IT-BPM sector in India. A not-for-profit organisation funded by the industry, its objective is to build a growth led and sustainable technology and business services sector in the country. 10,000 Start-ups is an initiative by NASSCOM to scale up the start-up ecosystem in India by 10x. It aims to enable incubation, funding and support for 10,000 technology start-ups in India over the next ten years. The program’s vision is to foster entrepreneurship, build entrepreneurial capabilities at scale and strengthen support for tech start-ups.