Tech & Innovation


Tech & Innovation


Mr Cyril Ayoub, EVA Group Asia Pacific

Mr Benjamin Glemet, Orange Business Services

Mr Ludovic Mathé, Credit Agricole CIB

Mr Andry Ramananantoandro, Total Oil Asia-Pacific


French Chamber Contact: Guillaume Renaud


The Tech & Innovation committee organises roundtables to tackle different IT topics, develop exchanges between French Chamber ICT companies and ICT people in order to increase business in the region, share technological knowledge and share know-how in the region. It also organises regular breakfast talks and presentations where guest speakers address members on technology trends and issues that have an impact on business in Asia. The Tech & Innovation Committee is composed of members of ICT company as well as MNC CIO and regional CIO.



  • ​2018 – France-Singapore Year of Innovation

In 2018, France and Singapore launch the France-Singapore Year of Innovation! This joint initiative leverage key events hosted in Singapore and France throughout 2018 to showcase innovation and highlight bilateral initiatives.

Find out more information on the calendar of key events and get the latest news on the Year of Innovation.

  • Join the 2018 ASEAN ICT AWARDS - Awards Ceremony & Networking Event

26 June 2018 @ The Arts House

Voted as the world's best place to do business in the World Bank rankings and a strategic crossroads in Asia, Singapore is the biggest hub for business of ASEAN and the location for so many regional headquarters. As such, it is the place to meet investors, business partners and large customers in Southeast Asia.

Click here to get more information.

  • ​NXTAsia 2018 - Join the French Pavilion 

From 26 to 28 June 2018 @Marine Bay Sands

NXTAsia is Asia’s platform for global industry to showcase specialised technologies built to help enterprises from across industry verticals in their digital transformation journey The event will spotlight emerging technologies and enterprise solutions, including AR/VR, Big Data, Cloud, Cybersecurity, Internet of Things (IoT), Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. A part of ConnecTechAsia, NXTAsia’s first edition will present an exciting and fresh new way to competitively position the latest solutions and emerging technologies to connect with an engaged audience.

Click here to get more information

Supported Events

  • ​Artificial Intelligence & Agile

Tuesday 15th of May, 6.30pm to 9pm | Prudential Tower, 30 Cecil Street, Singapore 049712

An AI & Agile event with conferences and technology demonstrations to learn about Artificial Intelligence and how to deploy it in your company!

Click here for more information on this event.


  • Seeking Help from the IoT Ecosystem

Tuesday 21th of May, 2pm to 5.15pm | A*Star Central

Whether you are a start-up or an established company, if you are looking for collaborating partners to help you solve your IoT problems, this is the workshop for you. Jointly organized by ETPL and Avnet, you will get to know some new sensors that is developed by A*STAR, and also how Avnet and its partners can assist you, from design brain-storming, components sourcing, application development, all the way to finding contract manufacturers. You will also get to know more about the technical and supply chain initiatives in support of IoT and even get tips about IoT prototyping and designing for manufacturability! Stop developing from scratch what that is already available out there, and focus on your core strengths in providing useful IoT solutions quickly, or developing differentiated IoT product/technology for this vibrant ecosystem!

Sign up for the talk here, and contact for more information.


  • ​Innovfest Unbound

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, 5 & 6 June 2018 - French Chamber can enjoy a special price a 100$ (instead of our usual $650++) with the promotional code: FCCS100

The award-winning innovfest unbound is the anchor event of Smart Nation Innovations, a week-long series of events that showcase Asia’s most innovative developments. In 2018, we'll welcome over 12,000 entrepreneurs, brands, corporates, investors and tech start-ups from 100+ countries to meet and share new ideas, build partnerships and celebrate digital disruption.

For more information on this event, please contact Guillaume Renaud -


  • HUBFORUM Singapore 2018 - Accelerate Your Digital Leadership

Thursday 07th of June from 8.30am to 1.00pm @INSEAD Asia Campus, Singapore

HUBFORUM has grown into a business and convivial place in which brands and digital leaders share and discover marketing trends. Here is our 2018 speaker line-up. HUBFORUM Singapore is an invitation-only summit for digital marketing leaders from local and international companies. 200+ attendees and 15 top speakers gathered last year to share insights and predictions of digital marketing and digital transformation.

Click here for more information.


  • TechInnovation 2018

18-19 Sept @Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

TECHINNOVATION is a premier technology-industry brokerage event organised by IPI. Now in its 7th year, TechInnovation is an exciting and vibrant technology marketplace that brings together international and Singapore technology seekers and providers. It is the largest technology marketplace and brokerage event in Singapore that focuses on the matching of industry's needs to enabling and ready-to-market IPs & technologies.

Join more than 160 leading tech transfer offices, research organisations, hospitals, technology intermediaries, corporate R&D, SMEs and start-ups for an intense two-day exhibition with fast-paced technology Crowdpitchings and pre-matched B2B meetings. Over 400 technologies from Infocomm, Electronics, Logistics and Transportation, Chemicals, Materials, Manufacturing, Food, Healthcare, Personal Care, Energy and Environment will be featured. This year, we expect more than 4,000 participants from the industry to attend.

Want to participate in the event ? French companies and institutes with innovations in the areas identified and are seeking technology partners are welcomed! Download here a list of the technology needs and opportunities of Singapore's industries which serves as a guide on the type of innovations that the event targets. 

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Committee Documents (members’ only)

May 2018  | SmartCitiesExperience_Orange-Business-Services.pdf
May 2018  | RFP_Methodology-EVAGROUP.pdf
May 2018  | Journey-in-IOT-Sigfox.pdf
Apr 2018  | Blockchain-By-Dan-Duong.pdf
Mar 2018  | API Banking Singapour.pdf
Dec 2017  |  SystemX_SG.pdf
Dec 2017 | How advanced procurement could optimize your IT organization in 2018.pdf
Sep 2017 | Submarine Cables - Orange Marine.pdf
Jun 2017 | Robotic Process Automation - EY.pdf
Jun 2017 | Robotic Process Automation - IBM.pdf
Mar 2017 | European General Data Protection Regulation - Deleporte Wentz Avocat and Dathena.pdf
Mar 2017 | APAC Business inflight connectivity unveiled - Eutelsat.pdf
Oct 2016 | Great CX Experience in Asia - Orange Business Services.pdf
Sep 2016 | The Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends 2016 - Gartner.pdf
Apr 2016 |

Cyber-security The Good, the Bad and the Myth - EVA Group.pdf

Mar 2016 | Innovating in Internet of Things Through Open Ecosystem Approach - Nokia.pdf
Feb 2016 | Harnessing the power of Big Data - RGP.pdf


Past Events

27 Oct 2017 - 08:30
Speakers: Mr Paul Julien Vauthier & Mr Andrey Bodoev, Zenika
25 Oct 2017 - 08:30
Speakers: Mr Henri Bong, CEO and Founder, UnaBiz
26 Sep 2017 - 08:30
Speakers: Marina Mandarin Singapore, 6 Raffles Boulevard, Marina Square, Singapore 039594)
22 Sep 2017 - 12:15
Speakers: Exclusive Networking Event
8 Sep 2017 - 08:30
Speakers: Mr Raynald Leconte, CEO, Orange Marine ; Laurent Font, Head of APAC Network infrastructure, Orange Business Services