Deeptech North America NETVA Call for 2021

The 2021 session of Deeptech North America – NETVA (New Technology Venture Accelerator) is launched!

As you know, NETVA is a program of personalized support, opportunity analysis and development of technological partnerships in the United States, aimed at young French startups backed by research laboratories and/or developing innovative products with high added value. NETVA aims to meet the internationalization needs of French deeptech startups.

This program is supported by the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation and BpiFrance.

The selected startups will participate to:

  • an introductory seminar on American innovation ecosystems in June,
  • a week of immersion in the fall in the United States including a customized appointment itinerary in one of America’s innovative ecosystems: in Texas, Silicon Valley, the Washington D.C. region, the Northeast coast, the Great Lakes region and Southern California.

New in 2021:

  • Discover the emerging innovative ecosystem of Atlanta, the technology capital of the Southeast.
  • Startups working on artificial Intelligence, agritech, energy, aerospace, quantum technologies and in relation with the film industry are encouraged to apply


NETVA 2021  call for application is open until March 15th 2021. 

Find out more about the program, the selection criteria and application form on the program’s website: 

Success story: The Start-Up FALCO co-funded by Inria Researcher, Thomas Watteyne (EVA team) has participated in the NETVA program and is now established in North America to offer its IoT solution that helps marina managers :