Seizing the opportunity of refugee entrepreneurship

Seizing the opportunity of refugee entrepreneurship

What does it take to be an entrepreneur in 2020? Resilience, creativity, adaptability and a willingness to stick with it when the going gets tough. Coincidentally, these are also the skills that refugees naturally develop when they are forcibly displaced  and have to...
What happens when new innovators take over old spaces

What happens when new innovators take over old spaces

The concept of space is inherent to innovation. There is a reason you think differently from one space to another – spaces have intentions, they have outputs.  When launching PLACE in 2016, the question of space was paramount. Our aim was to tap into the...
Celebrating innovative programs & partnerships!

Celebrating innovative programs & partnerships!

Day(s) : Hour(s) : Minute(s) : Second(s) Celebrating innovative programs & partnerships! 12 Catalysts have been building their entrepreneurial project with PLACE since May while working part-time at Parc Astérix, Jardin d’Acclimatation and the Parc...
The 14 women in tech taking the lead in Paris

The 14 women in tech taking the lead in Paris

In the 14 all-female cohort of the Techfugees Fellowship, there are newcomers of all backgrounds – midwives, engineers, accountants, art directors – all actively re-skilling with tech. As tech becomes an essential pillar of all fields, it is essential that...