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Lafayette Plug and Play invites you to their event

Lafayette Plug and Play Summer e-Expo Day

About this event

Lafayette Plug and Play, the premier business accelerator for the retail and e-commerce industries, part of the Plug and Play Tech Center global network, is delighted to invite you to its Batch 8 Summer e-Expo Day on June 25th.  

In these unprecedented times, Lafayette Plug and Play will open this e-Expo Day to the whole retail ecosystem for the first time. More than ever, the Lafayette Plug and Play Summer e-Expo Day will be your window into actionable solutions to accelerate Retail's recovery and adapt to a New Normal.

  • Our inspiring guest speakers will share their views on what's now and what's next for retail
  • The 15 Batch 8 accelerated startups will be giving a short presentation of their solution and a use case in front of a strong audience of leading retailers, brands, VC's and journalists


2:00 - 2:20 pm: Opening remarks

2:20 - 2:22 pm: Welcome words by Matthieu Caloni, Chief Financial, Strategy & Transformation Officer of Galeries Lafayette

2:22 - 2:25 pm: Speech from Saeed Amidi, CEO of Plug and Play

2:25 - 2:55 pm: Fireside chat - Vibhu Norby, CEO of b8ta interviewed by Cédric Ducrocq, CEO of Diamart Group

2:55 - 4:50 pm: Startup pitches & use cases

     2:55 - 3:20 pm: E-commerce Enhancement

     3:20 - 3:40 pm: E-commerce User Experience

     3:40 - 4:00 pm: Pricing & Markdown Optimization

     4:00 - 4:15 pm: Online Distribution Monitoring

     4:15 - 4:30 pm: Enterprise 2.0

     4:30 - 4:50 pm: Customer Knowledge & Data Insight

4:50 - 5:00 pm: Closing remarks, batch 8 corporate & startup awards

Our Partners

Who are we?

As the first innovation platform fully dedicated to the transformation of the retail industry, Lafayette Plug and Play was born through a partnership between the Galeries Lafayette group and the Californian accelerator Plug and Play Tech Center. Since its creation in 2016, 16 other leading names in the retail industry have joined in order to boost their digital and cultural transformation. Leading brands, retailers and e-commerce players have been a fundamental part of our corporate innovation platform located in the heart of Paris. Through various levels of partnership, we provide corporate partners with new business opportunities and cultural transformation through startup and inter-corporate engagement.

Hosted by

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    Marwan El Ketroussi

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    Elon Musk Lafayette Plug and Play

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    Lafayette Plug and Play

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    Chloe Zirah

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    Gabrielle Ané Lafayette Plug and Play

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    Ingrid Noel

Lafayette Plug and Play

We are a global business accelerator based in Paris that connects the best startups with corporate leaders of the retail industry. Join our platform.