French IoT, the open innovation program by La Poste Group, is accepting entries until April 30, 2019.

The competition is open to innovative start-ups in connected services, whether they are French or from foreign countries with France as a target.

Thus, Canadian start-ups are eligible if they are providing connected solutions in one of the 5 topics:

  • Smart City & Mobility
  • Health
  • Services
  • Deep Tech
  • Gov Tech / Civic Tech

More information on these five topics is available online at https://concours-french-iot.laposte.fr

The deadline for applications is April 30, 2019 and the finalists’ names will be announced on June 20th.

Fifteen start-ups will be selected, having access the French IoT business acceleration program. They will obtain a complete and tailor-made support to boost their development, with a pilot project with one of their co-sponsor partners. In addition, winners will have access to a major Innovation event in Europe.