Ms. Fleur Pellerin, Minister Delegate for SMEs, Innovation and the Digital Economy, used an evening to celebrate the coming year with the French digital economy ecosystem to launch a call for proposals for “accredited digital cities”.
The evening also saw the unveiling of the official “La French Tech” visual identity
and the launch of the lafrenchtech.com website
. Several interactive terminals were provided for participants to sign themselves up.
The minister concluded her speech with a wish for 2014: “I hope that we succeed in bringing together the largest number of digital stakeholders in France and abroad.”
The newly christened ‘Start-up Republic’ has come into being and promises much in the future!