Regulatory News :
Vivendi (Paris:VIV) invited 26 Swedish start-ups attending the LeWeb
conference in Paris this week to join a meeting and present their
innovative digital technology solutions. Six of them will pitch for
their products and services in presence of Vivendi managers and
representatives from the group’s different businesses.
For Vivendi, this meeting is part of its open innovation policy based on
knowledge and experience sharing.
The meeting is organized in partnership with the Swedish Embassy and the
Swedish Trade Council in France. Sweden is a particularly fertile ground
for the development of leading digital technologies and services.
Vivendi is at the hearts of the worlds of content, platforms and
Vivendi combines the world leader in
video games (Activision Blizzard), the world leader in music (Universal
Music Group), the French leader in alternative telecoms (SFR), the
Moroccan leader in telecoms (Maroc Telecom Group), the leading
alternative broadband operator in Brazil (GVT) and the French leader in
pay-TV (Canal+ Group).
In 2011, Vivendi achieved revenues of
€28.8 billion and adjusted net income of €2.95 billion. The Group has
over 58,300 employees. www.vivendi.com