Scale-up Fair 🌱

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For 3 days in total, 30 of the most beautiful startups from La French Tech meet +300 top talents for their Business and Engineering teams at Station F in Paris and online. Organised by France Digitale during the France is AI conference. 🇫🇷

Station F photo credits: Patrick Tourneboeuf

What's the Scale-up Fair?

A recruitment event for Tech and Business talent of different levels of experience on 8 November at Station F & 9-10 November online. The startups joining the Scale-up Fair:




In partnership with Polytechnique, ENSAE, ESSEC, Télécom Paris, INSEAD, ESCP and many more! 

This event is made possible thanks to the support of our main partners:
La French Tech & Société Générale


👉 Want to meet recruiters and managers from 30 French startups and scale-ups in person or online? Interested in joining French Tech but not sure which of the startups would be a good fit for you? Come talk to the teams at Station F or suggest an interview through the Seekube platform.

Most of our startups recruit also internationally, in Europe, the US and beyond.

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(preselection of profiles applies).


Meeting recruiters in person at Station F on November 8

The main day of the Scale-up Fair will take place at Station F, the world’s largest startup campus in the 13th arrondissement (5, Parvis Alan Turing, 75013 Paris). Hosting a thousand startups and numerous incubators, and generally only accessible to its own residents, Station F is worth a visit in itself, and offers an exciting ambience for the event. Need to grab lunch during your day or before the event kicks off? The massive Italian restaurant Felicità and the Anticafé coworking coffee shop are located in the same building.


Virtual talent match-making on 8-10th November

The Scale-up Fair is also a three-day online event on the Seekube platform. Talent can visit the virtual stands of the startups before the event, see the job offers and suggest interview times to recruiters. Similarly recruiters can browse the talent profiles and contact interesting ones for an interview.


Online panel discussions

The Scale-up Fair is also an opportunity to explore French Tech. Open to anyone online and in English, the panels focus on sharing the stories of French startups and discuss what’s happening overall in the French ecosystem.

9th November at 17:00 CET 

Tech news from French startups: what’s trending?


  • Elisa Salamanca, Head of User Experience, Dataiku
  • Christophe Bourguignat, CEO, Zelros
  • Laurent Fabre, CTO, Reezocar
  • Moderator: Chris O’Brien, Founder and editor at The French Tech Journal

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Values: The new currency of French Tech #Tech4Values

A panel focusing on values and impact in French Tech #Tech4Values. The panel discussion was recorded on November 3, 2021.


  • Agnès Guinaudeau, Head of Data & Automation, Phenix
  • Jacques Reynaud, Chief Revenue Officer, Cooptalis
  • Matthieu Birach, Chief People Officer, Doctolib
  • Clara Chappaz, Director, La French Tech
  • Moderator Emilie Baliozian Employer Branding & CSR Officer, BlaBlaCar; Founder at Climate Communicators

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Check out the replays of the previous Scale-up Fair panels:


Personalized coaching by Mobiskill

Mobiskill is a recruitment firm specialized in the composition of technical teams, created 11 years ago and composed of about 40 headhunters.

They provide daily support to companies whose core business is technical, startups, pureplayers and software publishers. They help them to recruit their tech teams, on permanent or freelance basis, all over France.

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They invite you to meet them for a coaching session, or to make an appointment for a session.

The objective of this exchange will be to bring you, through the understanding of your needs, an enlightened vision of your professional possibilities in the tech ecosystem.

Interested in a personalized coaching session? Meet them at their booth in the Scale-up Fair area between 12:30 and 17:30 on (November 8 at Station F).

Coaching personnalisé par Mobiskill

Mobiskill est un cabinet de recrutement spécialisé dans la composition d’équipes techniques, créé il y a 11 ans et composé d’une quarantaine de chasseurs de têtes.

Ils accompagnent au quotidien les sociétés dont le cœur d’activité est technique, startups, pureplayers, éditeurs de logiciels. Ils les aident à recruter leurs équipes tech, en CDI et en freelance, partout en France.

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Ils vous invitent à les retrouver pour un coaching, ou prendre RDV pour une session.

L’objectif de cet échange sera de vous apporter via la compréhension de vos besoins, une vision éclairée de vos possibilités professionnelles dans l’écosystème tech.

Intéressé.e par une séance de coaching personnalisée ? Retrouvez-les sur leur stand dans l’espace Scale-up Fair entre 12h30 et 17h30 (novembre le 8 à Station F).

🗣️ They talk about the Scale-up Fair!

The French Tech Journal: The Scale-up Fair

Les Echos Start: French AI startups recruiting now

Maddyness: 10 startups recruiting at the Scale-up Fair


👉 Recruiting for your startup?

For our 5th edition, the Scale-up Fair will match 30 startups « Made in France » with +300 top profiles from the best schools and with diverse & international backgrounds.

We’ve selected talents for your Business & Tech teams, looking for operational as well as structuring and managing roles. Think about every position from CSM, to Head of Data, KAM, Back-end dev or even VP Product… You name it!

Most of them are experienced in the tech scene and had scaling or structuring experiences in their past companies (70% of the talents have more than 3 years of experience). 

Because we know you pretty well, we’ll also have interns and junior profiles (30%) to join your operational teams and help your delivery / customer teams. 

In brief, meet the very best of the French Tech ecosystem. ✌️

👉 Contact us at [email protected] to book a stand.

« Nous avons recruté notre futur Head of Data Science (poste créé sur mesure) via le Scale-up Fair. 🤸
Merci encore pour votre accompagnement durant l’événement (malgré une semaine noire pour moi) car le succès a été au RDV !!! »

Audrey Arrighi – Talent Manager @Wakam