Julie de Pimodan
Founder – Fluicity.
Nominated for her innovative ideas, improving urban life through facilitating the exchange between citizens and decision makers.
Founder – Fondation LUMA.
Nominated for her innovative ideas, as well as her commitment to make Arles an international cultural reference.
Marie-Vorgan Le Barzic
Co-founder – Numa.
Nominated for her commitment to innovation and her way of challenging previous codes and standards. Thanks to Marie-Vorgan hundreds of French start-ups has seen the light of day.
Founder – Leetchi.com.
Nominated for her innovative ideas resulted in the great success of her start-up Leetchi, an innovation that has placed French entrepreneurship on the international map.
Founder – The Boson Project / WoMen’Up.
Nominated for her innovative corporate and societal vision, as well as for her commitment to humanity, youth and diversity.
Nominated for this work in digitalizing Fnac’s product line. His commitment to culture, defence and diversity has also counted in the nomination.
Director of Dance,
Opéra National de Paris.
Nominated for his work with the modernization of the Opéra de Paris. Benjamin’s influence, his focus on digital development, as well as his innovative management of the Opera’s dancers also counted in the nomination.
Founder – Plume Labs
Nominated for the usage of open data in the service of the environment and humanity. His application, Plume Labs, offers a sophisticated pollution forecast to help the world’s citizens to stay ahead of pollution.
Founder – Snips.
Nominated for his work in using artificial intelligence to facilitate the usage of cellphones and hence, improving peoples’ every day life.
CEO – Founder, BlaBlaCar.
Nominated for having revolutionized transport for millions of people worldwide and for having re-established human connections in a digitalized world.