The objective? To bring out regional innovation and reward local innovative startups.
This year, startups could present their projects in 3 categories to win the following trophies:
To award these prizes, Rise Partners called upon experts and actors of innovation:
After 1 pre-selection made by each French Tech, the final jury had to decide between the finalists.
The nominees and winners of the 2023 Hypergrowth Awards are
For the Change The World Trophy, the nominees are:
For the Scale up Trophy, the nominees are:
For the Boost Trophy, the nominees are:
Congratulations to all these talented entrepreneurs, who are building the future of the region and proving the dynamism of our economic fabric.
Thanks also to all the members of the French Tech and final jury, for their time, participation and expertise.
The awards ceremony was followed by a networking cocktail party where all the players in this eco-system (investors, entrepreneurs, mentors, experts) met to discuss the challenges of innovation and regional economic development.
"This second edition of the Hypergrowth Awards was an opportunity for all the key regional players in the innovation ecosystem to highlight the hypergrowth companies in our region. They all participated in the pre-selection, selection and final jury. They are the ones who chose the 2023 winners.
We all have the daily goal of helping these companies grow, create jobs and boost our local economy. And this unifying event proves our collective strength in serving this common goal."
- Jonathan Laroussinie - President Rise Partners
This event would not have been possible without our partners whose permanent support and presence by our side we would like to thank: Région Sud Investissement, French Tech Région Sud, IODA Consulting, Novelliance, Audi Nice-Mougins, Caisse d'Epargne Côte d'Azur, CIC Lyonnaise de banque, SHL d'ADVANS Lab, ADVANS Group, Positive Planet, Tribune Côte d'Azur and the Nice-Matin Group
See you in March 2024 for the 3rd edition of the Hypergrowth Awards!