L’Institut Français de Suède a le plaisir d’annoncer le lancement du programme Young Entreprise Initiative – Start in France en Suède.

YEI Start in France est un programme d’accélération destiné à introduire des entrepreneurs suédois dans le système de la recherche et de l’innovation en France. Les lauréats suédois seront accueillis pendant une semaine d’immersion à Paris, du dimanche 8 mars au vendredi 13 mars 2020.


Description: This programme is open to any early-stage company (seed-phase or series A company, <30 employees, < 2 M€ sales) that is looking at setting up R&D in France and develop innovative products in the field of Artificial Intelligence (any industry).


  • March 8 -Arrival Paris
  • March 9 – How to start business in France- intensive training (at Station F)
  • March 10 – Business Day
  • March 11 – Investors Day
  • March 12-13 – HelloTomorrow Global Summit (at “104”)


Application: Apply online for this programme before the 7th November on the YEI –Start in France’s website: https://www.yeifrance.com/

Recipients will be supported by Vinnova (travel grant) and welcomed in Paris by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. An introductory boot-camp on French innovation ecosystem will be provided by Business France Nordics in Stockholm in January 2020. This event will be held in English, knowledge of French language is not required.

Contact: Please contact Sandrine Testaz at the French Institute for any further information (sandrine.testaz@diplomatie.gouv.fr).