LVMH Group partner of Viva Technology, June 30 to July 2 in Paris

The LVMH Group is a partner of Viva Technology, an exciting new event that will bring together key players in the digital transformation in Paris from June 30 to July 2. This partnership resonates powerfully with LMVH ‘s core values of innovation and entrepreneurial spirit.

PARIS, 2016-Jun-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Organized jointly by Groupe Les Echos and Publicis Group, Viva Technology will welcome 5,000 startups, business leaders, investors, researchers and opinion leaders from around the world. As part of the event, LVMH is organizing a Luxury Lab that will showcase innovations in the luxury industry. The LVMH Luxury Lab will host around 50 startups and several LVMH Houses – including Hennessy, Sephora, Krug and TAG Heuer – who will present their latest innovations. Other start-ups were chosen for their innovative take on the social responsibility, which has been an enduring engagement from LVMH group.

LVMH’s participation in this event reflects a longstanding commitment to creativity, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit. These values are an integral part of the Group’s DNA and inspire day-to-day initiatives at all LVMH Houses as they drive continual renewal, creating exceptional products and services while preserving a unique heritage that sometimes dates back centuries. Digital technologies create tremendous opportunities for the luxury industry. “The luxury industry is at a strategic juncture with respect to digital technologies, and an essential part of this transformation is recognizing the importance of entrepreneurial initiative, which has always been a core value at LVMH” says Ian Rogers, the Group’s Chief Digital Officer.

He also emphasizes that supporting and stimulating digital entrepreneurship benefits the entire LVMH ecosystem: “We’re very proud to be associated with Viva Technology to help showcase the best startups in the luxury industry today. These creative young enterprises will nourish the future of luxury”.

Source:  LVMH

LVMH key partner of Viva Technology Start Up Connect / Paris 2016

PARIS, 2016-Apr-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — The LVMH Group has affirmed its longstanding support for entrepreneurial initiative and innovation by becoming a partner of “VIVA TECHNOLOGY PARIS”. This groundbreaking event will bring all the key players in the digital transformation together in the French capital from June 30 to July 2, 2016.

LVMH is a prominent partner in this international event, designed to promote France’s capabilities in innovation and nurturing startups. Organized jointly by Groupe Les Echos and Publicis Groupe, VIVA TECHNOLOGY PARIS will give 5,000 startups a chance to engage with business executives, investors, researchers and opinion leaders from around the world.

LVMH is hosting a special “Lab” dedicated to the luxury industry, designed as a “village of excellence”. Within this 500-square-meter space, the Group will welcome 50 startups whose initiatives address the future challenges of luxury houses in Fashion & Leather Goods, Wines & Spirits, Perfumes & Cosmetics, Watches & Jewelry and Selective Retailing. Participating startups will be chosen for their capacity to drive quality and excellence in customer relationships and to create unique, powerful experiences for consumers who engage with these exceptional Houses.

“The luxury industry is at a strategic juncture with respect to digital technologies, and an essential part of this transformation is recognizing the importance of entrepreneurial initiative, which has always been a core value at LVMH. We’re very proud to be associated with VIVA TECHNOLOGY PARIS to help showcase the best startups in the luxury industry today, the creative young enterprises that will nourish the future of luxury” said Ian Rogers, LVMH Group Chief Digital Officer.

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