The European Alliance for Technology Development (Alliance Tech) is a think tank and expert network that promotes the emergence of transformative technologies across sustainable geo-innovation zones. It provides a co-creation framework and business assistance to innovators, investors, private and public sector organisations, academia and R&D centers across and beyond the European continent.
Alliance Tech is a non-profit registered in France.
FROM TECH INNOVATION TO SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION
Some emerging markets are home to vast talent pools and reserves of entrepreneurial energy. A variety of innovative solutions originate from there, from edtech, to fintech, healthcare, sometimes using such advanced technologies as artificial intelligence, blockchain, or cybersecurity.
Alliance Tech designs or promotes programs to support the emergence of innovation in these countries – aiming to stimulate their sustainable economic and social transformation while delivering global competitiveness.
- Startup mentorship and acceleration: Alliance Tech and its partners help startups integrate to the global market through acceleration programs and individualized mentorship support. These programs are designed with institutions from the countries of origin and destination to make startup development beneficial to all.
- International partnerships: Alliance Tech and its partners help private and public players build partnerships and co-design forward-looking development strategies – through education programs, academic and research programs, industrial alliances, ecosystem integration, etc.
FOCUS AREAS & APPROACH
Through the rich background of its founders, advisors and partners, Alliance Tech’s key areas of expertise include Digital Health, Fashion Tech, Food Tech, Industrial Tech, Digital Commerce and Fintech, as well as blockchain and Web3, among others, in a sustainable perspective.
Alliance Tech designs and promotes Integration Programs. This strategic approach to developing innovation ecosystems focuses on industries that are significant for a country’s economy – aiming to stimulate their technological transformation while delivering both local growth and global competitiveness. From customer data analysis, to product creation, to manufacturing, to retail, Integration Programs address entire industrial verticals with a view to integrating emerging value chains in the global economy.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Research & Innovation
International innovation management and investment professional since 1991. Board member in several Russian, French and Italian startups; commercialization advisor at ITMO University in St. Petersburg.
Jean du Boisdulier
Dr. Alex Kosik
Board Of Advisors
Co-founder and CEO of international retail tech startup accelerator EGI.
Around the world
Founder of global startup ecosystem analytics company StartupBlink.
Arjay Dineros has developed a multi-disciplinary expertise in disaster resilience and environmental management. He has worked on programs for a variety of development agencies and international institutions.
Around the world
A lawyer and venture capitalist operating in Belarus, Russia, Ukraine France and beyond. First VP at the French-Russian Chamber of Commerce (CCIFR).
Director of Innovation at Institut Mines-Télécom, France’s leading engineering and management graduate school network.
Baku & Moscow
International media executive. Azerbaijan advisor.
Christian Le Maitre
Ron Ribitzky, MD
Physician, digital health thought leader and entrepreneur. Extensive cross-functional experience with global brands and organizations, startups and academia across the world.
Global go-to-market executive driving cross-functional ecosystem enablement to accelerate revenue growth. Strategy engagement across start-ups and MNCs including Intel, Care Innovations, Microsoft, Walmart Health.
Director at Structura Ventures
Venture, innovation and science between Eastern and Western Europe. Founder of MosFirst, board member of CFA Society Russia, member of SAP CIS Innovation Council.
Founder of Paris-based law firm Hashtag Avocats. Accompanies tech deals with an international dimension.
Partner at Mangrove Capital Partners
IN ALLIANCE TECH’S PROJECT PORTFOLIO
Supporting Ukrainian startups
Alliance Tech designs and supports projects to integrate Ukrainian startups into EU ecosystems. A pilot project involves Ukrainian association UVCA and Euratechnologies, one of Europe’s largest tech hubs in Lille, France, and other partners.
A tech future for Tajikistan
Alliance Tech is offering its expertise and networking support to setup IT education and startup development programs in Tajikistan.
Quick Apps Initiative
Hosted by the OW2 open source community, the Quick App Initiative is a multidisciplinary forum aiming at exploring vertical applications and transversal activities where Quick Apps have the potential to be part of a solution. Alliance Tech supports this community’s initiatives in the fields of sustainability and education..
Born in Almaty, Kazakhstan, this startup has developed a next-gen diet app. Alliance Tech and its partners helped them develop internationally.
Smart Urban Technologies
Alliance Tech mentors have helped this US startup with Russian roots explore international development opportunities, and design winning commercial and financial strategies.