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Wednesday
March 13th, 2019


One-to-One Monaco

Alexandra André , operating partner at Serena, will be speaker at One-to-One retail e-commerce in Monaco on March 21st 2019 for the closing keynote!

Her topic will be on the relationship between VC, startups and corporates. In that way, she will be co-speaker with Tony Pinville the CEO of Heuritech, one of our portfolio companies!

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Wednesday
March 13th, 2019


Data Driven Paris

“High-dimensional machine learning for personalized medicine” by Chloé-Agathe Azencott, Lecturer / Assistant professor at Les  MINES ParisTech

“Deploy scikit-learn models into production with ONNX” by Xavier Dupré – Senior Data Scientist at Microsoft / Professor of Computer Science at ENSAE

“Predictive maintenance at Uptime: overcoming data scarcity” by Axel Colin de Verdière – CTO Uptime

 

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Wednesday
January 16th, 2019


Data Driven Paris

« Transform Customer Experience with AI » by Stephen Spellicy, VP, Marketing & Products of Guavus

« Datavizualisation : how small details make big difference » by David Nowinsky, co-founder & CTO of Toucan Toco

« Optimizing last mile operations in real time » by Cédric Hervet, Co-Founder & CSO of Citodi

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Tuesday
December 11th, 2018


#WillaBoost for Women in Deep Tech

Léa Verdillon, associate at Serena, will be at #WillaBoost on December 11th  which will start at 9:50 am. She will participate in a round table discussion on issues related to financing, Deep Tech and gender equality.

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Thursday
November 29th, 2018


Slush Small Talks

Xavier Lorphelin, Managing Partner at Serena will be at Slush Small Talks on November 29th  which will start at 5pm. The event will kick off with a keynote by Cédric Villani, followed by a panel discussion on how startups and corporates collaborate on artificial intelligence. An event dedicated to Chief Digital/Data officers, Innovation VPs and start-up founders working on AI products.

Tickets available here

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Monday
November 26th, 2018


11th Annual Conference of Entrepreneurs

Philippe Hayat, Managing Partner at Serena, will be at the 11th Annual Conference of Entrepreneurs powered by @Citizen Entrepreneurs. This special day will be focused on #Education and training revolution to conquer the 21st Century!

Have a look on the program ➡️ http://bit.ly/2Pf6lKv

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Wednesday
November 21th, 2018


Data Driven Paris

« Orchestrating 1:1 Personalized Customer Experiences at Scale » by Romain Dardour, CEO & CoFounder of Hull

« How are France and Europe competing in the global AI landscape » by Françoise Soulié, Professor at School of Computer Software, Tianjin University,  Scientific Director, Hub France AI & Former Yann Lecun Thesis supervisor

« How tokenization is defining the future of the blockchain: The Engie use case » by Eric Larchevêque, CEO of Ledger

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Thursday
November 15th, 2018


Occitanie Invest

Kamel Zeroual, Partner & Sébastien Le Roy, Associate at Serena, will be at Occitanie Invest on November 15th! An event to connect investors and entrepreneurs. They will be members of the jury of the startup competition. Join them here

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Thursday
November 15th, 2018


Start-up Summit By Challenges

Marc Fournier, Managing Partner at Serena, will be at the Start-up Summit organized by Challenges at Lyon on November 15th to unveil the PitchTonic, the book to attract as many investors as possible!

Have a look on the program and register here

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Thursday
November 15th, 2018


Fundtruck

Léa Verdillon, Associate at Serena, will be in the jury of the Fundtruck competition on November 15th from 11am to 3pm. Come and sign up here.

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Thursday
October 25th, 2018


France Digitale Tour Lyon

Sébastien Le Roy, Associate at Serena, will be on the panel for the startup competition at France Digitale Tour Lyon at 11:00 am. Join him!

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Thursday
October 18th, 2018


France is AI Conference 2018

Anne-Valérie Bach, Partner at Serena, will talk about AI rethinking healthcare at France is AI powered by France Digitale at 1:50 pm. She will be in the presence of David Giblas, Chief Innovation, Digital Data Officer of Malakoff Mederic; Julie Josse, Professor of Statistics at Polytechnique; Arnaud Rosier, CEO & CoFounder of Implicity and Emmanuel Bacry, Senior Researcher CNRS Univ Paris Dauphine Associate Prof Ecole Polytechnique. Join her!

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Thursday
October 11th, 2018


BPIFrance Inno Generation

Alexandra André, Operating partner at Serena will talk about “Communication and branding strategy for management companies / investment funds at Accorhotels in the ECHO 7 room at 11:50. Come & Join the event here.

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Wednesday
September 26th, 2018


Data Driven Paris

“Machine Learning applied to Legal Pratice” by Alexis Agahi, Co-founder & CTO of Hyperlex

“Privacy & Civil Liberties and technology” by Paula Kift, Privacy and Civil Liberties Engineer at Palantir Technologies

« How AI will enable enterprise-scale drone operations » by Clément Christomanos, Co-founder and CEO of Uavia

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Tuesday
September 25th, 2018


France is AI Startup Competition – France Digitale Day

Kamel Zeroual, partner at Serena will be on the panel of the Startup Competition, France is AI during the France Digitale Day.

5 startups finalists (Healsy, Dathena, Implicity, Dataegy, Carfit) will have the chance to pitch in front of the panel in the VC area from 5:00 PM to 5:25 PM.

Award ceremony for the winning startup at 7:30 PM.

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Wednesday
July 11th, 2018


Data Driven Paris

“Dev Ops in AI, How we structured and simplified the work of our Data Science team” by Flavien Guillocheau, CEO of Pandascore

“Creative AI: Combining Knowledge, Learning & Control for Expressive 3D contents creation”  by Marie-Paule Cani, Professor at Ecole Polytechnique

“Artificial Intelligence for New Drug Design” by Nicolas Do Huu, Co-founder and CTO of Iktos

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Thursday
June 28th, 2018


StandOut Event

Léa Verdillon, associate at Serena will give you some keys to help startups to communicate and talk to VC at the Stand Out event.

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Friday
June 22th, 2018


Workshop Singapore, going or not going?

Singapore and the start-up ecosystem – What is the interest to expand your own business there as a French young start-up? If you want to attend to this workshop send drop us a message at hello@serena.vc.

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Thursday
June 14th, 2018


France Digital Tour – Web2Days

Web2day is the festival for professionals and tech enthusiasts who want to be inspired, learn and network in a relaxed and offbeat atmosphere on June 14th. Our great associate Sebastien will be there.

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Wednesday
June 06th, 2018


FD Tour Lille

the France Digitale association continues to travel France in Lille to connect investors and entrepreneurs in a speed business meetings format. Erci, one of our associate will be there.

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Tuesday
June 05th, 2018


Boost : Build your network

Zeina our Cheif Talent Officer will be present at Welcome to the Jungle to gives you tips & tricks to build your network. What attitude to adopt with professional contacts? Where and when to link? And more…

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Tuesday
May 29th, 2018


Station F MasterClass

Masterclass about tips & best practices to build your BP from Serena, followed by a Q&A on May 29th.

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Tuesday
May 29th, 2018


Workshop Serena

We will receive experts from Salesforce to discuss tips&tricks on customer acquisition and loyalty, how to convert leads into opportunities…

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Thursday
May 24th, 2018


VivaTech - How to set up a strong sales process?

Amelie Faure our great operating partner, will give you some tips on Sales Process at Viva Technology. NUMA has invited her on the Google stand on May 24th at 11:00AM, see you there !

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Wednesday
May 23th, 2018


Workshop Serena

Workshop about R&D on Data quality and algorithm performance with Charles Ollion, co-founder and Head of Research at Heuritech.

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Wednesday
May 16th, 2018


Data Driven Paris

“Voice, Image, Video: AI in action at Amazon, Expedia and the City of Orlando” by Stephan Hadinger, Manager, Solutions Architecture AI of Amazon France
“Toward Extended Intelligences thank to Connected Environments” by Clément Duhart, Researcher MIT Media Lab & Founder Da Vinci Innovation Center
“Translation is all you need” by Gilles Moyse, CEO of Recital.ai

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Friday
May 04th, 2018


Investor Pitch Session

Serena is in the jury for the Station F Pitch Session, on Friday May 4th. Selected startups pitch in front of 3 backgrounds for 5 minutes each.

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Wednesday
April 11th, 2018


Sommet des startups

Anne-Valerie Bach will be at the Palais Brongniart (Paris) to talk about the IA and its market. Challenges and Sciences & Avenir will organize this 3rd Start-up Summit.

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Wednesday
April 11th, 2018


How to create a bankable brand?

Alexandra André our great Operating Partner & chief communication officer will talk about Digitalisation, brand content and the use of the PR at the eMarketing Paris.

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Wednesday
April 04th, 2018


Workshop Serena

One workshop on alliances, to explain how to work efficiently with integration partners and one other on how to deploy a best in class worldwide Stock Option plan.

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Thursday
March 29th, 2018


AI for Humanity

On 29th March at the Collège de France, the French President presents the French strategy on artificial intelligence with Cedric Villani.

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Thursday
March 22th, 2018


Tech Tour 2018

Jean-baptiste Dumont will be at the Tech Tour Growth Summit in Geneva & Lausanne. It will bring together 50+ of Europe’s boldest CEOs – the entrepreneurs with the vision and drive to build game changing businesses.

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Wednesday
March 21th, 2018


Data Driven Paris

“Human-compatible AI” by Stuart Russell, Professor of Computer Science at UC Berkeley

“2014-2018: 4 years in the AI/Medtech business” by Yann Fleureau, CEO of Cardiologs

“Machine Learning in Entreprise Applications” by Erik Marcadé, VP, Advanced Analytics Products & Innovation/Analytics of SAP

“Presentation of DATAIA Institut” by Nozha Boujemaa, Research Director at Inria & Director of DATAIA Institute

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Thursday
March 15th, 2018


Open Day IA

Meet Kamel (partner from Serena) who will present the Data Driven and trends in AI/Big Data at the Innovation Factory organized by the Web School Factory.

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Tuesday
March 06th, 2018


Workshop TechInFrance

Invest in SaaS : attentes, métriques & reporting. Meet Amelie Faure, who will be with Franck Delorme, Guillaume Meulle and Jamal Labed

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Tuesday
February 20th, 2018


Jury HPE Startup

Serena Capital is a member of the jury of HPE Startup. About twenty start-ups will be selected and will benefit from one year of support from April 2018.

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Thursday
February 15th, 2018


Opening Data IA

We will be present for the launch of the DataIA Convergence Institute.

Our events
Tuesday
February 13th, 2018


Workshop Serena

Take stock of the Amazon Web Services new generation of AI/Data services and meet the technical and business experts of AWS.

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Thursday
February 08th, 2018


AI Night

The new annual meeting of technophiles, politicians, economists and international business leaders reunited to talk about the future of Artificial Intelligence on February 8th, 2018.

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Tuesday
January 30th, 2018


Talk at Tiller Systems

Zeïna Peerboccus, our Chief Talent Officer will talk about the place of the company culture the 30th January at Tiller Systems.

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Monday
January 29th, 2018


Data Driven Paris

« How Microsoft is thinking about AI? » by Bernard Ourghanlian, CTO of Microsoft France

« Overcoming the recruitment Biases » by Mouhidine Seiv, CEO of Riminder

« Breaking barriers in language: the next frontier in augmented communications » by Olivier Jeannel, CEO of RogerVoice

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Wednesday
January 24th, 2018


Workshop Serena

Smoothly enter into the Gartner magic quadrant or Forrester Wave, good practices to be in a good position with analysts, with Carole Offredo.

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Tuesday
January 23th, 2018


The Family - Company culture

Our Chief Talent Officer Zeïna Peerboccus will speak about the company culture at The Family on 23th January.

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Friday
January 19th, 2018


France Digitale Tour

Serena Capital participe au FDT, événement qui contribue à faciliter les levées de fonds et les échanges entre startups et VCs.

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Wednesday
January 17th, 2018


Workshop Serena

Joël Schillio will talk about the process of building a product from scratch using a Design Sprint methodology(UX-Analytics, UI, Persona, User Journey…).

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Tuesday
January 09th, 2018


Apéro de rentrée

Aperitif and discussions around the parallel between the values of kitesurfing and entrepreneurship. As a guest speaker, Anne-Laure Constanza, founder of Envie de Fraises, Bertrand Diard co-founder of Talend and our super kitesurfer we sponsor Aurélien Pétreau.

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Thursday
December 14th, 2017


11th Nuit des Favor’i

Also, the 2017 award for the « Best Hope in Ecommerce » comes back at the 11th « Nuit des Favor’i » on December 14th, 2017. Winners will share an endowment of nearly 82,000 euros and will receive a wide press coverage.

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Tuesday
December 05th, 2017


French Tech Berlin

On December 5th, Anne-Valérie will host a keynote to present our latest study on « The AI Rush » in Berlin.

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Monday
November 27th, 2017


Data Driven Paris

« AI for Telecommunication Networks: Challenges and Opportunities » by Merouane Debbah –  Sciences Lab Director at HUAWEI

« Tomorrow’s Natural Language Understanding (NLU): from sentence processing to conversational AI » by Omer Biran, CTO at Recast.AI

« Neural Networks for Recommender Systems » by Olivier Grisel – Senior software engineer at INRIA

Our events
Wednesday
November 22th, 2017


Workshop Serena

How to implement an HR strategy plan in order to scale your teams and reach business objectives.

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Monday
November 20th, 2017


Fund Me Day

TECH IN France is organising a one-day event on November 20th at Station F,dedicated to the development of start-ups and scaleups. The day’s objective is to bring together all stakeholders of the French digital ecosystem in order to allow for beneficial exchanges between start-ups, investors, mentors and experts. Workshops, conferences, business meetings & startup contest will be on the agenda! More information here.

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Tuesday
November 14th, 2017


DigiWorld Summit

The 39th edition of the DigiWorld Summit will take place from 14 to 16 November. This year’s theme is « Investing in our digital future ». We’ll talk about what are the keys to a good investment in digital technologies?

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Monday
November 13th, 2017


IBM Watson AI XPRIZE

IBM Watson AI XPRIZE is a global, 5M$ competition where teams create ground-breaking ideas to solve the world’s problems using #AI and #Cognitive Computing. Come join us on November 13th in Paris for a unique event where you’ll hear from European start-ups competing in the IBM Watson AI XPRIZE and leading AI experts. Learn more and register here.

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Sunday
November 05th, 2017


INSURECTION

We are partner of INSURECTION which will take place in Lyon on November 6th. INSURECTION is an event that aims to make you think about tomorrow’s insurance, which is changing under the impetus of Insurtechs, but also to encourage exchanges between investors, insurers and start-ups.

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Wednesday
October 25th, 2017


Workshop Serena

Dataprivacy – Impact of reform of european data protection rules. The directive will be implemented in May 2018. Be prepared to be GDPR compliant!

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Wednesday
October 25th, 2017


Workshop for Numa Paris

Sales Workshop on « How to set up a sales process » by Amélie

Our events
Monday
October 23th, 2017


Data Driven Paris

« Simplifying AI: One Algorithm, One Operator, One Data Format » by Francisco Webber – Inventor and Co-Founder of Cortical.io

« Machine Learning: the never ending quest for accuracy” by Thierry Lefort – AI Product Manager @ Fujitsu

« Open Artificial Intelligence: A New Field of knowledge » by Esther Lancaster – Co-Founder & CEO at Singulai

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Thursday
October 12th, 2017


Bpifrance Inno Generation

After the success of the previous two editions, Europe’s largest gathering of entrepreneurs returns to propel your company into the world of tomorrow. On the agenda: presentations by entrepreneurs, thematic and participative workshops (including one from Amélie), business meetings between entrepreneurs or demonstrations of innovations from all walks of life.

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Wednesday
October 11th, 2017


The Lengow Day

The Lengow Day is on October 11th, 2017. Dedicated to innovation, this year it will focus on customer experience, sources of growth and logistics. Check the whole program of workshops and conferences here.

To participate in the fifth annual Lengow Day, request a place with the following code: LD2017SERENA (free for e-retailers).

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Wednesday
October 04th, 2017


South Summit Madrid

South Summit is the leading event in the south, bringing together the most innovative entrepreneurs with the most important international investors and companies interested in improving their competitiveness through innovation. Anne-Valérie will be a speaker on the « Women investing in tech » and Big data: infrastructure & applications » keynotes.

Our events
Wednesday
September 27th, 2017


Workshop Serena

Move from a standard support organization to Intelligent Swarming (or how to be super reactive with technical and data quality issues in 5 business locations at low costs.)

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Wednesday
September 20th, 2017


Data Driven Paris

« The unreasonable effectiveness of artificial intelligence » by Alexandre Lebrun, Engineering Manager at Facebook AI Research

« Real life impacts of algorithms » by Sébastien Lamy, Co-founder of Jalgos

« Engineering versus research: the most effective approach in computer vision » by Augustin Marty, Co-founder & CEO of Deepomatic

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Monday
July 03rd, 2017


Data Driven Paris

« Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Supply Chain »
by Manuel Davy, Vekia

« Data Ethics at the Heart of Disruptive Innovation »
by Erik Arnaud, MAIF

« Location Data: a 2000 years journey »
by Miguel Arias, Carto

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Tuesday
June 27th, 2017


Workshop Serena

Bridge the gap between marketing leads and sales opportunities – Create a demand generation team , SDR objectives and commissions, Share best practices.  Assess leads quality and smoothen process between marketing and sales.

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Monday
May 29th, 2017


Data Driven Paris

« Cognitive, IA : the fourth industrial revolution » by Jean-Philippe Desbiolles, IBM Watson Group

« AI to accelerate drug discovery » by Gilles Wainrib, OWKIN

« Some ‘Critical’ Thoughts on Artificial Intelligence: Past, Present & Future » by Nikos Paragios, INRIA