Antoine Repessé - #365 Unpacked

Challenge

Don't trash your cash !

Create a simple and innovative device or scheme to reduce or recycle the yearly wastes generated by a urban family, using if necessary existing solutions


2018 Awardees
Bruno Mouron & Pascal Rostain - Autopsie

YOUR WASTE IS VALUABLE

An average 4-person family generates up to 2 tons of wastes per year which could yield 1 100€ in income

Organic Organic 450€
Plastics Plastics 300€
Paper / Cardboard Paper / Cardboard 200€
Metals Metals 65€

Fabrics Fabrics 30€
Diapers / Wipes Diapers / Wipes 15€
Glass Glass 10€
Others Others 5€

Vivatech

FAMAE CHALLENGE 2018 AWARDEES

Famae Grand Prize


A consortium that offers "the first 100% biodegradable layer in the world". The group is composed of the Berlin Dycle project, the Girondine start-up Mundao and the Alchemists based in Ile-de-France.
Based in Bordeaux, Protifly valorizes organic co- products, in protein meal, oil, fertilizer for animal feed and soil fertilization, thanks to insects.
Precious Plastics brings together a community of people around the world who offer solutions against plastic pollution, through the creation of open source machines and tools and by sharing knowledge.

Special Awards

Design award Zero Waste by Famae

Design Award Zero Waste by Famae has awarded Transfarmers and its composter flowerpot for apartment as well as Bin Up, a Portuguese consortium that has created a new generation sorting bin.

"Coup de coeur" award Sparknews by Famae

Coup de coeur Famae Prize has been awarded to the shoe that grows. The American NGO has the first shoe that follows the evolution of children's feet.

Student award Enactus by Famae

Student Award Enactus by Famae was awarded to Campus Market, a Lille-based association that has created a solution for the collection and cheap resale of furniture between students.

The Famae Challenge in a few figures

PArticipants
1,500 Participants
Countries
70 Countries
Universities
60 Universities
Followers
100,000 Followers


Go to Media Page

Who can participate ?

The Contest primarily targets :
Students / Professors / Researchers
Students / Professors / Researchers
SMEs / Startups
SMEs / Startups
NGO / Associations / Social Entrepreneurs
NGOs / Associations / Social Entrepreneurs

Jury

Cédric Villani
Cédric Villani
Renowned Mathematician (2010 Fields medal), former Dean of Institut Poincaré, President of the Parliament Office for the Assessment of Science and Technology Policies
Jacques Lewiner
Jacques Lewiner
Physicist and inventor (more than 1000 registred patents), co-Dean at ESCPI Paris, core member of the Frenchtech.
Geneviève Ferone
Geneviève Ferone
Innovator in the social & environmental rating and circular economy, Vice-President of the Nicolas Hulot Foundation
Eric Philippon
Eric Philippon
Chairman of the Famae endowment fund, has a long experience of investing in SMEs and startups (2 Bn€ invested in 200 companies, particularly in the renewable energy sector)
Jean-Michel Dalle
Jean-Michel Dalle
Innovation expert, experience as a Science & Industry go-between, chairman of Agoranov (a deeptech incubator), and has supported more than 300 startups including Criteo and Aldebaran Robotics
Flore Berlingen
Flore Berlingen
Waste reduction expert, managing director of Zero Waste France and board member of Zero Waste Europe
Lionel Le Maux
Lionel Le Maux
Entrepreneur and successful investor in the domain of cleantech and renewable energies. Experienced contributor in the field of biogas and Former President of Biogaz Vallée
Michel Fortin
Michel Fortin
Founder of a large real estate group and founder of an organic food retailer
Aymeric Marmorat
Aymeric Marmorat
Serial-Social entrepreneur, he is currently Managing Director at Enactus France, co-founder of the coworking space La Ruche and Le Mouves' board member.
Gunter Pauli
Gunter Pauli
Visionary eco-friendly entrepreneur, keynote speaker (founder of the Blue Economy-concept)

Partners

Agoranov

Will incubate one of the nominee projects

Zero Waste

Will share within its community of entrepreneurs dedicated to waste reduction

Viva Technology

Will host the Awards ceremony

La Ruche

Currently host the FAMAE team

Make.org

Will share the Challenge within its Civic Tech community

http://enactus.fr/

Will promote the challenge among students & social entrepreneurs

http://www.sparknews.com/

Sparknews & FAMAE Prize awarded on the Impact Journalism Day

Contributors

frenchweb

Will promote the challenge

Lita.co

Will organize fundraising for the Challenge Awardees

UNGC

Will share within its community which adopt UN societal goals

France Active

Will potentially support CSR projects

CAP DIGITAL

Biggest cluster for digital transformation in Europe

THE FAMAE ENDOWMENT FUND

Famae funds bright inventors to help them create simple and innovative solutions which can substantially improve the lives of hundred of millions of urban citizens, reduce their living expenses while significantly alleviating their environmental footprint in relation to waste generation, water usage, food consumption, energy utilization and air pollution.

WHO WE ARE?

WHO WE ARE?

Famae is an endowment fund launched by a family whose members share common values: entrepreneurial spirit, openness to the world, empathy for people and focus on sustainable development

WHAT IS OUR GOAL ?

WHAT IS OUR GOAL ?

Our goal is to seek pragmatic, efficient, durable, universal and money-saving solutions to make life easier for urban citizens while reducing their environmental footprint

HOW TO ACHIEVE IT ?

HOW TO ACHIEVE IT ?

We’ve set up a 1 million € collaborative competition to enable brilliant and innovative inventors to make their ideas come true or to effectively launch their product

WHAT MOTIVATES US ?

WHAT MOTIVATES US ?

We believe bright inventors have always existed and still exist today. From the invention of the wheel 5 000 years ago, to the launch of Wikipedia 15 years ago, from the invention of printing 500 years ago to the invention of bicycle 200 years ago, we are truly convinced that great men and women are what allows humanity to thrive

FAMAE TEAM MEMBERS

Franck Philippon, Abdel Soufi, Marie Kopciowski, Mavea Maurisset, Michel Kopciowski, Alain Philippon, Eric Philippon & Caroline Corvaisier, Gayané Adourian, Leila Badis, Baptiste Fradin, Louis François Saumon, Laure Thiberge, Hippolyte Thibierge, Stephanie Verdier

Supporting friends

Many thanks to : Arnaud Siraudin, Olivier Van Bellinghen from Pop Com, Eric Raffin, JC Bohin and Victor Boubé from Matters, Pascale Saumon and Jacques Marceau from Aromates agency, Lionel Le Maux, Michel Fortin, Jean Michel Dalle from Agoranov, Flore Berlingen from Zero Waste France, Bruno Mouron, Antoine Repessé, Siobhan Archer, JB Siraudin, Hippolyte Moule, Vincent Balusseau, Axel Dauchez, Antoine Vedrenne, Jérôme Léger, Serge Delwasse, Quentin Iprex, Guillaume Audoin, Serge Hayat, Hervé Lebret, Jean Marc Camelin, …

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