French start-ups present technologies that focus on health and sustainable development at the fair.
With 130 start-ups present at CES in Las Vegas, the major American exhibition dedicated to new technologies, French Tech is the largest foreign delegation. The pandemic and the withdrawal of many companies are not the only explanation for this over-representation of French Tech in the land of Gafa. It is the result of a policy of promoting young national shoots initiated almost ten years ago.
Pampered by the government, French start-ups are very caring for consumers. Almost a quarter of them develop products and services dedicated to health and well-being. Admittedly, the field is conceived in a very broad sense, with a field ranging from animal health, with the connected cat litter from Caremitou, to Fair Vision, which has developed a video analysis system of athlete performances.
This preponderance of health and well-being among French Tech companies resonates with the news …