What: Sonio has developed augmented AI for prenatal diagnosis and testing.
Why: To improve access to care and quality of care for all pregnant women and children-to-be through AI.
Funding: €13.0 million
Who: Co-founders Cecile Brosset Dubois, Remi Besson, Pr. Yves Ville, Pr. Julien Stirnemann, Dr. Emmanuel Spaggiari, Pr. Stéphanie Allassonière, Pr. Erwan Le Pennec
Investors: Cross-Border Impact Ventures, Elaia, Bpifrance, OneRagtime
What's Next: This funding will allow Sonio to integrate image recognition into the Sonio platform, prepare their entry into the US market and ramp up European sales.
What: Impact+ is a green tech startup looking to reduce the environmental impact of digital advertising.
Why: Because online advertising produces the same yearly quantities of CO2 as some European countries.
Funding: €2 million
Who: Co-founders Vincent Villaret, Marion Cardona, Audrey Danthony
Investors: Elevation Capital Partners
What's Next: The company will use the new funds to further develop their platform, finance their R&D and fuel their international expansion.
What: Mon Hangar is an online service enabling farmers to rent their unused buildings and land.
Why: To help generate extra revenue for farmers whilst rendering existing unused spaces useful on a local level
Funding: €1.5 million
Who: founder Joris Baco
Investors: Bpifrance (Centre Val-de-Loire), Business angels & family office investors
What's Next: Developing their website and recruiting new talents to help them grow.
What: Juno develops operations/management software for factories.
Why: To increase the productivity of European factories by digitalizing their operational processes and enabling full and real-time traceability of field data.
Funding: €3 million
Who: Founders Reda Arslane Ouafi, Thibaud Godillot
Investors: Bpifrance, MAIF Avenir, Oss Ventures, Business Angels
What's Next: Accelerating their growth by recruiting new talents, developing new product features by integrating machine learning and AI and expanding into European and international markets