Created in 2018 by Artefact and France Digitale, AI Night is a premier event for the business world, building connections between global brands and influential AI leaders. For this year's edition, we are launching the new major European Commission-funded initiative called AI4EU which is building Europe’s AI-on-demand platform the creating a focal point for the European AI community. Meet European AI Night's organizers!


Founded in 2015, Artefact became Europe’s leader in the field of data and artificial intelligence in only four years.

Listed on the Euronext Growth segment of the Paris Stock Exchange, with more than 1,000 employees in 17 countries and four continents, Artefact is a ‘data-native’ company. It offers four additional services: data consulting, digital marketing, technology solutions (AI and big data) and its own Creative Studio.

The company has more than 600 clients, including many global leaders. In January 2019, Artefact created its own AI R&D center and guides global companies in creating their own AI labs.

Read Artefact's latest publication: (Re)Launch, Scale and Lean AI with Cloud

European Commission

European AI Night will be the launching event for the AI4EU consortium (European Artificial Intelligence Project).

AI4EU brings together 70+ public and private sector partners from 21 countries. This €20m project is funded by the European Commission and will run for the next three years.

It aims to create a landmark platform of resources to facilitate collective work in AI research and business in Europe.

The platform is designed to provide access to certified AI algorithms, high-power computing and data repositories, which are vital for developing and producing AI applications.

France Digitale

Founded in 2012, France Digitale is co-presided by Frédéric Mazzella, Chairman and founder of Blablacar, and Jean-David Chamboredon, CEO of ISAI.

It gathers 1400 french digital startups and VCs and aims to « turn France into a territory that is conducive to the development of startups in mainland France or abroad ».

Its action has two major areas : firstly, the rise of the digital ecosystem (building the community, feeling of belonging, networking, knowledge transfer, exchange of best practices) and, secondly, its representation to the french public institutions, main economic players, medias and the European Commission.

On september 18th 2019, France Digitale holds a new edition of France Digitale Day that will gather about 4000 entrepreneurs, investors, industry leaders and thinkers from the world tech scene. 

Start Up Inside

The group Startup Inside is a leading consulting firm in Open Innovation and Intrapreneurship operating in four countries to help Fortune 500 companies in their digital transformation.

Startup Inside gathers actors of the European Artificial Intelligence ecosystem in Health and Financial sectors in organizing the AI for Health & AI for Finance conferences.

Startup Inside contributes significantly projects with positive impact by supporting the AI for Good initiative.


Getting here:
Palais de Tokyo
13 avenue du Président Wilson, 75116 Paris

Door Opening: 1:30 PM
Start: 2 PM
End: 11 PM

Metro: Iéna or Alma Marceau (line 9)

Bus: lines n°32,42,63,72,80,82,92

RER: line C (“Pont de l’Alma” station)