Narwhal Challenge 2023


Startups and businesses, discover France's first marine science and technology community!

Dedicated to startups and businesses, the Narwhal Challenge offers you the opportunity to meet during few days with key experts from our community: startups, SMEs, key accounts, researchers, business support organisations, innovation specialists, banks, etc


In 2019 Narwhal Challenge hosted 4 startups from the Netherlands, India, Canada and Germany in several domains: marine acoustics, oil spill clean-up, aquaculture and fisheries. Each of them had the chance to meet with at least 8 companies or labs.

Narwhal Challenge offer in 2023 :

  • Handmade bilateral meetings with businesses and researchers
  • Visits of research and test infrastructures in Finistère
  • A pitch of your company during our 4th General Assembly
  • On-site costs covered (catering & accomodation for 4 nights)

 Next steps:

  • Submit your application by September 8th
  • Get notified by the beginning of October
  • We prepare your BtoB meetings with our stakeholders in October and November
  • We host you in Brest in December 2023
  • After your visit, we keep contact with you to foster collaboration with our ecosystem

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