If we want to seriously address the current century’s challenges, we have to think out of the box. Our goal is to inspire and to deliver tangible ideas and solutions. In order to optimize our participant experience, SB Paris plenary and hub session content, networking opportunities and workshop formats are drastically off the beaten track.

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CleanTech to reverse climate change and tackle maritime plastic pollution; AI to preserve and restore ecosystems… Tech4Good has been a pillar of Viva Technology since the beginning. In 2019, we look at the ways technology can be a positive force for the economy, for society and for humanity, with a dedicated track of keynote and panel sessions. “

As a graduate of Sciences-Po Paris and Essec, and a former student at the ENA, Maxime began his career at the Inspectorate General of Finances, where he drafted reports on the intangible economy, the press and digital technology.

He joined Publicis Group in 2007 as Executive Assistant to the Group’s CEO. After a period at Performics France, he created Publicis Webformance in 2009, an internal Publicis Group startup dedicated to digital communication for SMEs, which later became Proximedia after its expansion to the Benelux and Spain.

In 2015, Maxime was part of the founding team of Viva Technology, and organized the first edition of the Publicis90 operation for the 90th anniversary of Publicis. Since 2016, he has been the co-Managing Director of VivaTech alongside Julie Ranty.