LVMH

Join the world leader in luxury.

MAKE YOUR DREAMS BECOME REALITY.

TECH PART IN OUR FUTURE!

 


LVMH owes its performance to its entrepreneurial and visionary spirit – the one of its founder, Bernard Arnault – which is the key pillar to the Group’s long-lasting success.

Each of LVMH’s 75 Maisons is continuously fostering innovation, creativity and excellence.

Since 2017, the LVMH Innovation Award puts the spotlight on the best global startups and has been a powerful provider of solutions to enhance the customer experience. This challenge establishes itself as a unique opportunity for ventures to enter the acceleration program La Maison des Startups LVMH and build successful collaborations with LVMH Maisons. 

 

OUR CATEGORIES & AWARDS


6 startups will be rewarded for their relevant solutions among the 6 categories below.

One startup will receive a special mention for its Data and AI solution.

One of the category winners will be recognized as the LVMH Innovation Award Winner.


OMNICHANNEL
& RETAIL 




Online and offline innovative shopping experiences, personalization, customer care, clienteling, business operations, sales and marketing.
IMAGE &
MEDIA FOR BRAND DESIRABILITY

Content Innovation, measurement & tracking, customer insights, full funnel media innovation & effectiveness.
IMMERSIVE
DIGITAL
EXPERIENCES 


All solutions linked to NFT, Metaverse, 3D, AR, VR, MR allowing new product discovery experiences.
OPERATIONS
EXCELLENCE 




Logistics, innovative technologies for manufacturing, process optimization and industry 4.0 business tools.
EMPLOYEE
EXPERIENCE,
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION

Recruiting, onboarding, employee lifecycle management, future of work. Social responsibility in our business operations, inclusion, education, etc.
SUSTAINABILITY & GREENTECH 




Measuring and reducing our impact through Tech. New materials, manufacturing, supply chain, packaging, product lifecycle assessment…

PLAY AN ACTIVE ROLE FOR OUR 6 BUSINESS SECTORS 

Your solution, product or service demonstrates that you can play an active role in LVMH's ecosystem and deliver on a large scale. Whether it be the creation process, the omnichannel customer journey, or operations and manufacturing, you support the Group's legacy of excellence and innovation in all areas of its 6 business sectors.
 

Make your dreams become reality.

Tech Part in our Future!

 

CANDIDATE PROFILE


You are a startup:


- from post-MVP stage to growth and scale-up

- addressing a pain point in the luxury value chain

- with B2B solution capabilities

- with a demonstrated validation of its solution

- with potential to operate at a global scale

SELECTION PROCESS


The selection process for the LVMH Innovation Award will consider:

- The business potential with LVMH and its Maisons

- The startup’s track record: clients, live projects and use cases

- The scalability of the solution across its Maisons

- The geographic coverage

- The exhaustiveness of the application

WHY APPLY?

 

EMBARK FOR A SPECIAL ENTREPRENEURIAL JOURNEY WITH US!

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Be present on our Lab as finalists

 

Take the global spotlight on the LVMH Lab during VivaTech and benefit from a large PR coverage. 

Meet industry stakeholders and get unique exposure within LVMH innovation communities to identify business opportunities.

 

2

Participate in the LVMH Innovation Award Ceremony

 

Get the chance to spend a unique moment on VivaTech’s biggest stage surrounded by LVMH’s Top Management and other Tech Experts.

Of course, you’ll get the opportunity to meet Livi, LVMH’s Virtual Face of Innovation.

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Join La Maison des Startups

 

As a finalist of the LVMH Innovation Award, you will be granted the opportunity to join La Maison des Startups LVMH, the Group's global business acceleration program at Station F, for one year, to foster your business collaborations within the Group.

 

MEET THE JURY

LVMH Top Management is involved in the selection process and designation of the winners in each category with active participation from:

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Mathilde DELHOUME 

LVMH Group Global

Brand Officer

 

 

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Sandra RIMBOT

LVMH Group Talent

Management HR Director

 

 

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Hélène VALADE

LVMH Group Environment

Development Director

 

 

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Franck LE MOAL

LVMH Group Information and

Technology Director

 

 

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Mohamed MARFOUK

LVMH Group Operations

Director

 

 

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Bertrand STALLA-BOURDILLON

LVMH Group Vice President

Retail Development

 

 

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Olivier THEOPHILE

LVMH Group Corporate Social

Responsibility Director

 

 

LOOKING BACK AT VIVATECH'S 2022 EDITION

 

The winner of the 2022 LVMH Innovation Award was TOSHI, a startup transforming the retail last-mile delivery experience by bridging the gap between online and in-store retail.
 

Discover the 2022 winners by category:

  • Immersive Digital Experiences: Bitski
  • Employee Experience, Diversity & Inclusion: Gamino
  • Image & Media for Brand Desirability: SeenThis
  • Omnichannel & Retail: The ShowCase
  • Operations Excellence: Toshi
  • Sustainability & GreenTech: WeTurn
  • Data and AI Special Mention: MarqVision
 
 

OUR TIMELINE

  • CHALLENGE
    OPENS

    December 15th
  • CHALLENGE
    CLOSES

    March 3rd
  • FINALISTS ANNOUNCEMENT

    May 10th
  • VIVA TECHNOLOGY
    PARIS

    June 14th-17th
  • LVMH INNOVATION AWARD CEREMONY

    June 15th
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