The Summit

HEC's Annual Entrepreneurship Summit will take place at Station F in the 16th of October 2020
New generations are increasingly driven by purpose and seek career opportunities in companies which match their values. On the other hand, corporations and startups are growingly innovating with positive initiatives to solve tomorrow’s most pressing challenges.

For HEC’s 2020 Entrepreneurship Summit at Station F, widely-recognized corporations, investors, start-ups and young talents will present their solutions and exchange with the audience on their commitments to sustainable and positive innovations.

Join HEC Seed to be the face of innovation and bring forward your own contributions to positive change. The annual HEC entrepreneurship summit  will bring over 600 students, entrepreneurs, investors and companies at STATION F, the world’s largest startup campus, on October 16th 2020.

Theme: Positive Innovation, What’s Now, Who’s Next?
Mission: empower entrepreneurs, create connections, foster innovation.

Pitch Contest

Challenge open to early-stage startups idea. Get noticed by investors and VC funds, obtain funding.


Masterclasses by leading entrepreneurs, investors and corporates

Startup Corner

Meet  leading startups and enjoy multiple networking opportunities

Event Program

The event will take place on the 16th of October 2020, at Station F in Paris.
Opening & Keynote Speaker 1
⚐ Oct 16, 2020, 1:00PM, ⌚︎ 45 min
Join us at Station F!
Startup Pitch Contest (VC)
⚐ Oct 16, 2020, 2:45PM, ⌚︎ 60 min
Challenge open to selected Startups.
Second Panel of VC
⚐ Oct 16, 2020, 4:15PM, ⌚︎ 60 min
Second panel of speakers and VCs.
Corpo Led Challenge
⚐ Oct 16, 2020, 5:45PM, ⌚︎ 60 min
Pitch challenge led by one of our corporate partners.
First Panel & CVC
⚐ Oct 16, 2020, 1:45PM, ⌚︎ 60 min
First panel of speakers and Corporate VCs.
Keynote Speaker 2
⚐ Oct 16, 2020, 3:45PM, ⌚︎ 30 min
Conference led by one of the keynote speakers present.
Corporate Keynotes
⚐ Oct 16, 2020, 5:15PM, ⌚︎ 30 min
Conference led by partner corporations.
Awards & Closing
⚐ Oct 16, 2020, 6:45PM, ⌚︎ 15 min
Awards ceremony and closing of the event.

Event Format

Pitch Contests

Pitch start-up challenge

Top Conferences


Sponsor Village

The Sponsors Street
The Startups’
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