Innovation and Conviviality Area

An area dedicated to innovation !

FORUM - SIVAL ANGERS 2020 - 1Let us meet in the Grand Palais to discover the place, the exhibiting start-up companies and clusters of start-up companies. Vegepolys Valley (international plant-world cluster) and its partners in research and formation. 

NEW THIS YEAR : an area New Sectors !

There are many different types of plant production with great potential.

In partnership with VEGEPOLYS VALLEY,  SIVAL offers you an opening to new or newly developoping sectors : the stevia (Oviatis), the cannabis (DelleD), the tea (Filleule des Fées Sas), the bamboo (Coup d’pouce Bambou), the miscanthus (France Miscanthus), the pastel (Bleu & Pastel), the french pickle (Reitzel), the French Konjac (Plant Innovation R&D).

Come and discuss with the players in these new sectors at the exhibition, in the innovation centre, and attend the speeches proposed at the Forum :

  • The Pastel by Blue & Pastel, Tuesday 15 from 10h00 to 10h30
  • The French Konjac, a promising new sector, by SAS Plant Innovation R&D, Wednesday 16 from 10:45 to 11:15
  • The Cannabis, what are we talking about ? by DelleD, Wednesday 16 from 11h30 to 12h

At the core of this hub dedicated to the innovation of the sectors, you will also be able to attend the speeches proposed in the course of the Forum.


A user-friendly meeting place

SIVAL is opening a user-friendly meeting place in the Innovation Area. Take advantage of this area for your business meetings, to relax, have a coffee, or re-charge your devices at the various charging stations.


Start-ups Village

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For many years now, SIVAL has been welcoming the start-up companies of the Plant industry.

These young innovative companies are less than 3 years old and are all exhibiting in the new Innovation Area of SIVAL. Come and discuss with these companies that are the future of our industry!

Discover the young businesses who will be present at the 2022 edition.



Highlights of the innovation

At SIVAL, innovation can found everywhere in the exhibition alleys, through its exhibitors offers and through its conference program. However, innovation at SIVAL is also a series of not-to-be-missed events, such as the SIVAL Innovation Awards, the pitches, the Agreen Startup Competition awards, the Twapéro... !




All our partners

  • Végépolys
  • FranceAgrimer_Nouveau
  • FNPF
  • Fédération Viticole de l'Anjou
  • Légumes de France
  • IFPC
  • GNIS
  • Interfel
  • IFV
  • Logo MIN 2018
  • Geves
  • MSA
  • Astredhor
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  • ALM_Nouveau
  • Conseil Général de Maine et Loire
  • LOGO_RégionPDL 2022
  • Aldev
  • Logo-CCI-baseline-bleu-RVB
  • Chambre Agriculture des Pays de la Loire
  • Ecole Supérieure d'Agriculture d'Angers
  • Agrocampus