Innovative Event Challenge


About Viva Technology

Co-organized by Publicis Groupe and Groupe Les Echos, VivaTech is the world’s rendezvous for startups and leaders to celebrate innovation. This international event is dedicated to the growth of startups, digital transformation and innovation. More than 124,000 visitors attended the fourth edition, an increase of more than 24% in one year. Viva Technology 2020 will build on this success and will bring together from June 11 to 13, 2020 startups, business leaders and executives, investors, academics, students and media from around the globe.

About PublicisLive Paris

Created in 1995, PublicisLive, a subsidiary of Publicis Groupe, is an agency specialized in event and strategic communication. For over 20 years, PublicisLive has been helping its clients create platforms and experiences to establish and present their strategic positioning to their audiences. Through its international presence, PublicisLive supports the world’s most influential companies and organizations. Since 2016, PublicisLive (Paris), the Group’s French subsidiary, has been the executive producer of VivaTech. Further information available at

The Challenges
The Innovative Event Challenge 3rd edition is back!
Check out below are 3 new Challenges to define the VivaTech codes for the next Edition and beyond. Inspire our way to think about the digital VivaTech experience, help us build the in-person event taking into account the new constraints and help us move towards a hybrid event committed to Tech for Good.

The best startups will pitch their solution beginning of 2021 in front of the VivaTech Team, the PublicisLive team and VivaTech top partners. Winners will be selected to think about the best way to implement their solution in the next VivaTech edition.


Towards a new event format: merging digital and physical.

Towards a hybrid event committed to Tech for Good

Towards an in-person event with new constraints


What do you win?

  • 1
  • 2


For the 3 winners, a one-to-one meeting with the PublicisLive (Paris) team in order to discuss a potential collaboration during VivaTech



For the 3 winners, get 4 Startup passes. 
For the finalists, get 2 Startup passes.