AGreen Startup Competition

2nd edition of the AGreen Startup competition at SIVAL

What is the AGreen Startup competition?

AGreen Start upAGreen Startup is the 1st startup competition combining innovation, agro-ecology, agriculture, plants and the environment at a trade show aimed exclusively at professionals! By welcoming the AGreen Startup to Angers, SIVAL is demonstrating its desire to host a plant production trade show that is both innovative and inventive.

AGreen Startup: 48 hours of meetings, sharing skills and collective intelligence.

Project leaders and team members will work together, accompanied by mentors, for a 48 hour period, to demonstrate the potential of the start-up, in broad terms (innovative product/target market/business plan/communication plan/marketing mix). The most convincing presentations will be rewarded by a jury of professionals.

Why should I take part in the competition?

  • To demonstrate the potential of a startup and increase project visibility.
  • To boost your project through additional funding
  • To gain access to a unique, inter-disciplinary working environment with an opportunity to share and swap ideas.
  • To enjoy the opportunity to be at the heart of trade show aimed exclusively at professionals: SIVAL, trade show for specialist plant production

Who can take part?


  • Students or independent professionals
  • Project leaders (agriculture, plants, innovation, agro-ecology, environment).
  • Team members wishing to volunteer expertise to contribute to an innovative project

* computing, engineering (environment, agriculture, industry, electronics etc.), design, marketing, communication, management, finances, economic development, trade, startup, etc.

The main stages of the AGreen Startup competition

  • Tuesday 16th January:pitches fair and team formation
  • Tuesday 16th and Wednesday 17th January:team work together with mentors and coaches
  • Wednesday 17th January:Interim pitches
  • Thursday 18th January, morning:final pitches to a jury of experts and prizes awarded to the most convincing projects.


  • Financial contributions
  • Accommodation and support
  • Participation in trade shows
  • Other prizes


A.Green Startup Coordination: Janick Huet - +33 (0) - +33 (0)

SIVAL Competition / Relations with partners: Morgane Saglio - +33 (0)

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