IMPACT ² 2016
On April 7, 2016, the 5th edition of IMPACT² took place at Paris City Hall. More than 1500 business leaders, policymakers, financial institutions and entrepreneurs promoted Entrepreneurship and the new economy worldwide.
Exploring the endless potential of impact-driven technologies such as commercial drones that generate high social and environmental impact. Featured 2016 speakers included Henri Seydoux, CEO of Parrot; Bertrand Piccard, Founder of Solar Impulse, etc
Ubiquitous in our daily life, media and the stories they tell have a major impact on the way we understand our world and today's social and environmental challenges.
Featured 2016 speakers included Mathieu Gallet, CEO of Radio France; Gisele Agnes, ELLE South Africa, etc.
Our world abounds with inspiring examples of women empowered by entrepreneurship. These women leaders lead the social and environmental change in their countries. To support them, Impact² and ELLE have created the Impact ELLE Award for Women to highlight successful women leaders.
Featured 2016 speakers included Caroline de Maigret, model and Award ambassador; Miren Bengoa, CEO of Chanel Foundation CEO, etc.
French entrepreneurs leveraging economic efficiency for the greater good have been awarded the #MadeinFrance social Prize.
Featured 2016 speakers include Martine Pinville (Minister); Jacky Lintignat (KPMG); Nicolas Schimel (Aviva); Bauke Bouwers (Unilever), etc.
Chief Editor, Elle South Africa
Director, Isiko Media
Chief Executive, Opinion Way
Director, Chanel Foundation
CEO, Elle, France & International
Présidente, Lagardère Publicite
CEO, Radio France
Chairman, Le Comptoir de l'Innovation and President, Calso Inc.
Mayor of Paris
Chief Executive Officer KPMG, S.A.
Chairman of Corporate Foundation, KPMG France
Caroline de MAIGRET
Sponsor of the ELLE Impact² Award
Guillaume de MENTHON
Chairman, TELFRANCE Group
Chairman, Human Foundation
Development Director, Caisse d’Epargne
Chairman, Solar Impulse
Secretary of State in charge of Trade, Crafts, Consumption and of the Social Solidarity Economy
Director of Investments, Aviva France
Lucas VAN OOSTRUM
Founder, Delft Aerial Robotics
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