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


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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€

Grand Challenge Opens

November 15, 2017

Deadline for registration

February 2018

Project selection

March 2018

Announcement of Challenge nominees

May 2018

Award ceremony

May 2018

Who can participate ?

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


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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 Chairman of BioGaz Vallée
Michel Fortin
Michel Fortin
Founder of a large real estate group and founder of an organic food retailer

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


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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, Hippolyte Thibierge, Tiphaine Dugué, Nathalie Gaillard, Louis-François Saumon

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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