LeWeb Social Business Track/Startup

This is PLENARY 2 – Plenary 1


THURSDAY, DEC 6, 2012 All times are CET -1 hour for GMT -6 for EST

 09h15-12h30 – Social Business Track

09h15-10h15 – Facebook Panel - Mobile Growth – Local start-up demo’s and an active discussion on how to use mobile as a growth engine.

Moderated by: Amina Belghiti, Head of Platform Partnerships, Facebook EMEA

Panel: Cedric Hutchings, CEO, Withings  Jean-Baptiste Hironde, CEO, Edijing Antoine Leveque, Co-Founder & CMO, Youmag

10h30 – 10h45
Eric Hazan, Partner, McKinsey & Company – A Report on Social Networks

10h45 – 11h00 Joel Bloch, Co-Founder, Tag’by – Social Marketing and Retail

11h00 – 11h15 Michel Levy-Provencal – Co-Founder & CEO JoshFire – Brands and the Internet of Things

11h15 – 11h30 - Q&A with Niccolo Rigo, Digital Strategist, Work Club & Cédric Giorgi, LeWeb

11h30 – 11h45Q&A with Sylvain Noailly, VP, Marketing & Business Development, Groupe Rossignol & Frederic Lardinois, Writer, TechCrunch

11h45 – 12h30- The Future of Social Media Management

Moderated by: Gregory Pouy, LaMercatique

Panel: Maya Grinberg, Chief Evangelist, Wildfire by Google Amy Millard, Vice President, Marketing, Hearsay Social Jeffrey Rohrs, VP, Marketing Research & Education, Exacttarget

12h30-14h00 – LUNCH BREAK


14h00-15h00 – Social Business Track

14h00 – 14h15Q&A with Brian Fitzgerald, Head of Mobilisation and Digital Networking, Greenpeace International & Martin Bryant, Managing Editor, The Next Web

14h15 – 14h30 - Q&A with Michael Amar, Founder, ifeelgoods & Nicolas Rauline, Journalist, Les Echos The Power of Digital Promotions

14h30 – 14h45Q&A with Lars Silberbauer Andersen, Head of Global Social Media, LEGO & Cédric Giorgi, LeWeb

14h45 – 15h00Q&A with Georges Mohammed-Cherif, Founder & CEO, Buzzman & Cédric Giorgi, LeWeb



Wednesday, December 5, 2012 – Eiffel Building All times are CET -1 hour for GMT -6 for EST

Subject to change

10h00-10h30 – “The Economist is wrong! France is not an endangered species and can produce world-class technology companies”

Fireside chat with Quentin Sannie, Co-Founder & CEO, Devialet & Rodrigo Sepulveda, Entrepreneur & Investor

10h30-11h00Let’s Get Our Game on!

Moderated by: Robin Wauters, European Editor, The Next Web

Panelists: Julien Codorniou, Head of European Gaming Partnerships, Facebook Alisa Chumachenko, Founder & CEO, Game Insight Riccardo Zacconi, Co-Founder & CEO, King.com

11h00-12h00 - Ignite @ LeWeb

Hosted by Jared Goralnick, Founder & CEO, Awayfind.com

  •  Maarten Schenk – The History of LeWeb
  • Sami Ben Hassine – How to Lead a Fabulous Life
  • Magali Carbone -Tryvertising and Curation in Subscription Commerce
  • Christian Lindholm -The Past, Present and Future of Jewelry
  • James Stolp – Designing the Internet of Things
  • Jeff Hagins -An Open Architecture for the Internet of Things
  • Frederic Mazzella -In People We Trust
  • Matthias Lufkens -The Connected Village
  • Jayne Coulthard -Kids Connection, The 24-Hour Consumer
  • Robert Moffat -Augmented Memory

12h00-12h30 – Girls in Tech Roundtable- Measurement. Analysis, Big Data.

Moderator: Roxanne Varza, Girls in Tech

Panelists: Phil Cowans, Chief Scientist, Songkick Marie Ekeland, Partner, Elaia Partners Marie-Barbe Girard, Co-Founder, Shopcade Lubomira Rochet, Deputy CEO, Valtech

12h30-14h00 – LUNCH BREAK

14h00-18h00 – Social Business Track

14h00-15h00 – Facebook Panel – Title: Facebook-The power of platform

Partner panel moderated by Justin Osofsky, Director of Platform Partnerships

Panelists: Axel Dauchez, Deezer Mette Lykke, Endomondo Jason Titus, Shazam

15h15 – 15h20 Welcome – Cédric Giorgi, Curator & Host, LeWeb Social Business Track & Co-Founder, Cookening

15h20 – 15h35 – Tom Smith, Founder, GlobalWebIndex Key Figures about Brands & Consumers’ Engagement on Social Media

15h35 – 15h50 – Jessica Gioglio, Public Relations and Social Media Manager, Dunkin’ Donuts – How Dunkin’ Donuts Keeps Its Passionate Fans Running on Social Media

15h50 – 16h05Q&A with Ekaterina Walter, Global Social Innovation Strategist, Intel & Cédric Giorgi, LeWeb

16h05 – 16h20 – Martin Oetting, Partner & Chief Research Officer, trnd AG - Word of Mouth: Myths and Realities

16h20 – 16h35 – Alexis Thobellem, Global Evian Digital Manager, Danone Group - Brand Curation & Digital Impressionism

16h35 – 16h50 – Mike Volpe, Chief Marketing Officer, HubSpot – “Inbound Marketing: A Love Story”

16h50 – 17h05 – Q&A with Jud Valeski, Co-founder & CEO, Gnip & Robert Scoble, American blogger, technical evangelist and author, Rackspace

17h05 – 17h30 – Panel – How Mobility Brands Become Social

Moderated by: Cédric Giorgi, LeWeb

Panelists: Patrick Hofstetter, Chief Digital Officer, Renault Dr. Torsten Wingenter, Global Coordination Social Media Marketing, Lufthansa German Airlines



Tuesday, December 4, 2012 – Eiffel Building All times are CET -1 hour for GMT

Most if not all of the videos of the Day 1′s  Startup sessions  are on the LeWeb youTube Channel.

Subject to change

11h00-12h30 – Session 1

11h00-11h10 – Introduction – Chris Shipley, Co-Founder & CEO, Guidewire Labs

Judges: ▸ Adrian Aoun, Founder & CEO, Wavii ▸ Roberto Bonanzinga, Partner, Balderton Capital ▸ Tom Byrne, Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank

  • 11h10 – Green momit S.L.
  • 11h25 – Recommend
  • 11h40 – Lyncos Technologies SL
  • 11h55 – Biletu.com
  • 12h10 – Alleantia S.r.l.

12h30-14h00 – Lunch Break


14h00-15h15 – Session 2

14h00-14h10 - Introduction

 Judges: ▸ Tony Conrad, Founder, About.me & Sphere, Founding Member & Venture Partner, True Ventures ▸ Philippe Botteri, Principal, Accel Partners ▸ Brad Hunstable, Co-Founder & CEO, Ustream

  • 14h10 – kWIQly
  • 14h25 – Argus Labs
  • 14h40 – wiMAN
  • 14h55 – Snapeous


15h15- 16h30 – Session 3

15h15-15h25 - Introduction

Judges: ▸ Andrew McCormack, Partner, Valar Ventures ▸ Hugo Sedouramane, eBusiness & Venture Capital Writer, Le Journal du Net ▸ Eric Van Der Kleij, Founder, Adeptra

  • 15h25 – World Climate Credit
  • 15h40 – INTOINO
  • 15h55 – qunb
  • 16h10 – Ujoolt


16h30-17h40 – Session 4

16h30-16h40 – Introduction

Judges: ▸ Frédéric Court, General Partner, Advent Venture Partners ▸ Paul-Francois Fournier, EVP, Technocentre, Orange ▸ David Hornik, General Partner, August Capital

  • 16h40 – Phonitive
  • 16h55 – Be-Bound
  • 17h10 – Agent of Presence


17h25 – Closing remarks