AIX-MARSEILLE, HUB OF EMERGING INNOVATIONS BETWEEN EUROPE AND AFRICA
Created in 2017 in the new hub of emerging innovations between Europe and Africa – Aix-Marseille – EMERGING Valley is the international summit that attracts a range of stakeholders to Provence including investors, African start-ups and emerging digital ecosystems that want to increase their international appeal, expand their business relationships and accelerate their impact on a global scale.
As a real gateway between African and European tech, Emerging Valley is a unique opportunity to:
- Discover new innovative territories emerging in the south
- Explore and invest in the digital solutions of tomorrow by connecting with African tech champions
- Collaborate to build scaling strategies between Africa, the Mediterranean and Europe
In 2019, EMERGING Valley pays tribute to the digital relationships between Europe and Africa through a strategic partnership with the European Commission which aims to bring people together and build bridges between the digital ecosystems in the European Union and Africa.
The 2018 edition of EMERGING Valley brought together over 1000 participants in Marseille and thecamp for 2 days of conferences. The event also attracted over 100 African Tech4Good start-ups, 40 investors and 35 African incubators in close synergy with the “Social and Inclusive Business Camp” and the French Development Agency – both strategic partners of EMERGING Valley.