SERVUS ScaleUp Festival

SERVUS ScaleUp: The Franco-Bavarian Startup Festival - See you for the 2nd edition in 2024!

Congratulations to the winners of the 1st edition of SERVUS ScaleUp which reunited a diverse and passionate crowd of entrepreneurs, policymakers, scientists, academicians, corporates, and investors to discuss Europe’s role in expanding DeepTech innovation across its borders and contribute to its sovereignty.

We are committed to support your expansion in Germany.


A big thanks to the Jury ​for their contribution: Alice Woda, Head of International at La French Tech, Axelle Cheney-Grünberger, Senior International Expert for Innovation Ambassade DD´de France at Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Diane Baumer, Scientific Project Coordinator at the German-French Academy for the Industry of the Future (GFA) and Stéphane Pâris, Regional Manager DACH at Sensolus et board member of La French Tech Munich. 

Congratulations to the winners

Best French Startup
Futurail is a stealth mode startup with the mission to digitalize the rail industry in Europe and increase mobility services for the people.
Congratulations for your pitch Alex Haag, co-founder and CEO based in France and Germany! Learn more

Best German Startup
AcTLAbS builds CubeSat solutions for space debris detection to ensure safe satellite operation by providing real-time data on requested orbits and timely notification for potential collisions. Congratulations for your pitch Leonidas Askianakis! Learn more

Best Innovation
3Deus’s ambition is to push back the limits of 3D printing with its “Dynamic Molding” additive manufacturing process. Our motto: print the impossible. Ready to take on the challenge? Congratulations for your pitch Clarisse Mabesoone! Learn more

We want to congratulate the startups who also delivered a great pitch during the event. We invite you to follow their journey and support them in their expansion in Europe.

DROMOS GmbH with Dr. Jan Hegner
TAWNY.AI with Gabriel Garrecht
CAD.42 with Rodolfo Goes de Queiroz
ColibrITD with Hacène Goudjil
HarfangLab with Jeff Rallet
Pollen by OKP4 with Louis Marline
Sopht with Julien Rouzé

We also had great discussions around French-German go-to-market best practices in the field of DeepTech and the roles of institutions and policymakers in supporting investments and R&D cooperation. We got great insights around specific DeepTech topics like quantum computing, applied AI, hardware investments, and sustainability in DeepTech. These round tables were a great opportunity to exchange knowledge among industry experts:

Anissa Nasser – Manager Investor Service Invest in Bavaria,  Isabelle Canu -Partner The Green European Tech Fund, Thomas Minot – HCVC Associate, Antoine Leboyer -Managing Director TUM Venture Labs, Ion Hauer – Principal Apex Ventures, Pierre Decoussy – Head of Export Department: Digital Technologies & Innovative Services Business France, Stéphane Laaper – Choose France Senior Investment Advisor, Bavaria & Czech Republic and Hervé Martin – Scientific Attaché French Embassy.