Successfully internationalising a creative business by Digitalarti at Futur en Seine 2016

News published on 26 May 2016 in News

 

 

How do you turn the idea of an “emotional and sensory experience of art and entertainment” into a profitable and international business? Which business models sustain the company with offices in Paris, New York and Shanghai? What can we learn from strategic decisions taken on the way to success?  Malo Girod de l’Ain, co-founder & CEO of Digitalarti, the leading French new media & digital creation production and distribution company will speak on theses issues at the Ace-Creative Bootcamp workshops sessions during Futur en Seine 2016. 

these workshop and pitching sessions for creative entrepreneurs at Future en Seine 2016 are supported by the Ace-Creative EU acceleration program. ACE-C is addressed to ICT-driven companies in the creative industries that are ready to attract finance and to go international.

Ace-Creative is an EU acceleration program for ICT-driven companies in the creative industry that are ready to attract finance and to go international ! Media Deals is organising an international bootcamp at Futur en Seine 2016 to provide creative entrepreneurs access to latest industry trends and to help them find finance. Companies are welcome to apply for both sessions.

Futur en Seine is an event organised every year since 2009, by CapDigital, the French cluster for digital innovation. As an International Festival, it shows the latest digital innovations to French and international professionals and to the general public. FenS attracts each year nearly 50,000 visitors and numerous international delegations.

ACE-CREATIVE BOOTCAMP
9-10 June 2016 | Futur en Seine
Organised by Media Deals

Useful links:

registration FenS pass HERE

 

 

PROGRAM

9 June 2016 – DAY 1 – WORKSHOP SESSIONS

   16h-16h45 | Getting Into The Mind Of The Entrepreneur
By Charlotte Bavasso, Co-Founder of Nexus Interactive Arts, UK

Creating interactive experiences is all about the story, about exciting design and the use of latest technology. What are current trends in immersive content, in VR and AR? What does it take to build an award-winning company in such a fast changing environment? Were there some key learnings?

16h45-17h30 | Getting Into The Mind Of The Investor
By Juliane Schulze, Member of the Board of Media Deals, Germany

Building successful companies often needs the support of committed investors. Identifying the right investors, understanding what they expect from entrepreneurs and what they expect from their investment is key before starting the dialogue.

17h30-17h45 | Coffee break

17h45-18h30 | Successfully Internationalising A Creative Business
By Malo Girod l’Ain, CEO and Founder Digitalarti, France       

How do you turn the idea of an “emotional and sensory experience of art and entertainment” into a profitable and international business? Which business models sustain the company with offices in Paris, New York and Shanghai? What can we learn from strategic decisions taken on the way to success?

18h30-18h50 |  Presentation on “Immersive content”
19h | onwards  Inauguration party by invitation only, organized by Cap Digital

 

10 June 2016 – DAY 2 – PITCHING SESSIONS

 Morning                     ACE-C participants are welcome to participate at the brokerage and matchmaking B2B event organized by the Enterprise Europe Network.

14h-15h30                  Pitching session (8-10 teams for 10-min incl. pitch and Q&A)
15h30-15h45              Investor feedback time
15h45-16h00              Coffee break
16h00-17h30              Pitching session (8-10 teams for 10-min incl. pitch and Q&A)
17h30-17h45              Investor feedback time