Corporate Venture Capital Summit - 17 October 2019

in partnership with Choose Paris Region





VERSO - Centre de Conférences

52 rue de la Victoire
75009, Paris


The CVC Summit is an annual gathering for corporate venture capital firms, taking place in parallel to the Venture Capital Forum. CVC firms registered for the Venture Capital Forum are invited to attend this event, but registration is required. 

How to register for the event

If you are with a corporate venture firm that invests into funds, you are eligible to receive a free pass to attend both the CVC Summit and all the events of the Venture Capital Forum. To receive your complimentary pass, please complete the CVC LP registration form

If you are with a corporate venture firm that invests into companies directly, and not into funds, you are welcome to attend the CVC Summit on a complimentary basis. Please note that this does not include access to the Venture Capital Forum. Your attendance at the Forum requires additional full registration as a paying delegate. Please complete the CVC Summit registration form to receive your complimentary CVC pass.


Welcome by the Chair

Christian Ehrenborg, Managing Director, Ingka GreenTech AB
Laurence Curti, Choose Paris Region

Discussion Panel

Nicolas Autret, Investment Director, Samsung Catalyst Fund
Naveed Siddiqi, Partner, Novo Holdings
Pradeep Tagare, Vice-President & Head of Corporate Venture, National Grid

 17.30 Closing discussion


For more details on this programme, or if you wish to only take part in the CVC Summit and not the entire Venture Capital Forum, please email


Past CVC Summit Attendees


  • 3M Deutschland GmbH - New Ventures
  • Aesculap AG
  • Allianz SE
  • Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners Management GmbH
  • DSM Venturing B.V.
  • EcoMobility Ventures
  • Eneco
  • European School of Management and Technology GmbH (ESMT)
  • Evonik Venture Capital GmbH
  • GDF SUEZ (Engie)
  • Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
  • Heraeus Holding GmbH
  • High-Tech Gründerfonds Management GmbH
  • HR Ventures
  • Ingka GreenTech AB
  • MS Ventures
  • Qualcomm Ventures Europe
  • Siemens Technology Accelerator GmbH
  • Siemens Venture Capital GmbH
  • Statkraft Ventures GmbH
  • Statoil ASA
  • Syngenta Ventures
  • Tengelmann Ventures Management GmbH
  • Verizon
  • RAG-Stiftung
  • Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH
  • SABIC Ventures
  • Shell Technology Ventures