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BNP Paribas at Viva Technology

Viva Technology is the opportunity to take stock of a banking world which is completly changing, from 30 June to 2 July, in Paris, Porte de Versailles. Interventions of BNP Paribas Group's experts, Financial services Lab, meetings and entertainment...follow the programme!

Interventions of BNP Paribas' experts

BNP Paribas' experts speak about the relations between bank and start-ups, the Fintech, digital money and storytelling.

  • On 30 June, from 10.05 to 10.35, Beyza Koyas, Head of Strategic Marketing – Retail Development & Innovation, takes part in a conference dealing with digital money, which upsets pratices, including via the smartphone use. 
  • On 1 July, at 11.45, Sofia Merlo, CEO of Wealth Management, speaks as part of the conference entitled "Do start-ups need bank?", to evoke the support of start-ups by banks, with representatives of Artips and Solaris Bank.
Tech Lab
  • On 1 July, at 12.45,  Béatrice Cossa-Dumurgier, COO of BNP Paribas Retail Banking, takes part in the conference « Fintechs & Banks: competitors or partners ? », to speak about the complementarity of the 2 approaches, particularly in the banking practices upheaval, with personnalities from Go Cardless, France Fintech and Lemonway.
  • On 1  July, from 14 to 14.30, Bertrand Cizeau, Head of Group Communications, speaks during «Building our World’s future through Storytelling, Design and Technology » with Alex McDowell, Design Producer of « Minority Report » about the new opportunities given by technology, and especially virtual reality, to storytelling.

Challenges for the start-ups, entertainment and meetings

The Financial Services Lab of BNP Paribas welcomes 50 start-ups which will work on challenges given by the Group, about strategic themes: Data & Privacy, Improve Customer Experience, Improve UX, local & good deals, Mobile & Payments.

The full programme of Viva Technology


On Saturday, 2 July, during the open day for the general public, BNP Paribas proposes, among others, an animation organised with Phonotonic, and a musical battle, live broadcast on social networks.  

BNP Paribas is recruiting at Viva Technology

BNP Paribas also hosts a recruiting event. The HR teams meet the preselected candidates who have applied on the platform Talent Connect (unavailable link), hosted on Viva Technology's website

How to get to Viva Technology

  • Opening hours:

Thursday and Friday (B2B days) : from 8 to 19.

Saturday (general public day): from 9 to 19.

Paris Expo Porte de Versailles

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