Designed for the most-promising industrial startups building the future of the civil nuclear sector.
WNE Startup Program
A unique Program for innovation and entrepreneurship
The WNE Startup Program aims at supporting entrepreneurs from the civil nuclear sector by offering them visibility and a unique business experience during WNE.
The 20 selected Startups will be highlighted in the official program of the show through:
- A mentoring program during WNE to help them fine-tune their project, find partners and gain visibility within the global nuclear community and the media. Meetings will thus be organized throughout the three days with industry leaders, experts, investors and entrepreneurs.
- A booth within the Startup Village at the heart of the venue.
- The opportunity to win the "Coup de Coeur" a people’s choice prize awarded by an online vote
February - June 18th
June - July
August - November
Support startups with WNE preparation
Expanding global communication
WNE 2023 in Paris
Showcasing solutions from the following areas
Process & services solutions
Sustainability & social responsibility engagement
Startup Program Mentors
"What are the main benefits that you can offer to the startups during this program?"
To discover their answers, click on their names!
Applications for mentors are now closed.
Nuclear Safety Specialist, OECD Nuclear Energy Agency
Expert at EDF and General Secretariat at SNETP
Innovation and Technology Director, GDES Group
Digital Entrepreneur, Co-President of the Conseil National du Numérique
Professor of Nuclear Science and Engineering, MIT
Managing Partner, Nuketech
CEO, GDES Group
Technical Advisor, Framatome
Corporate Innovation Manager, Framatome
Managing Director, Techstars Sustainability Paris Accelerator
Social Scientist, OECD Nuclear Energy Agency
MSR Project Manager, Orano
Founder and Editor, The French Tech Journal
Founder, President & CEO Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE)
Investment Manager, Elaia
Chief Innovation Officer, CEA
Deputy Head of Division of Nuclear Safety Technology and Regulation, OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA)
Head of Financial & Strategic Analysis, Nuclear Valley
Director of R&D at EDF, President of the Innovation and R&D Commission of GIFEN
Managing Partner, Exergon
Director of Energy Programs at CEA