The Internet World trade show took place at Earl´s Court, in London, at the end of April. The French pavilion offered a unique environment where visitors could discover new products and find potential clients and business partners. The exhibiting companies showcased a range of innovative products across the Internet and digital technology sectors. The companies were aiming to reinforce their professional contacts and explore new business opportunities.
1ere Position is a France-based company involved in search-based marketing and a specialist in social media. Comprising 30 Internet experts, the company says: "We have been living the Internet culture since 1999."
1ere Position offers a wide range of Internet-based marketing services, such as SEO, SEA, SMO, Affiliate, Web analytics and localisation. The company promotes ethical SEO, Web usability and a permission marketing approach. The aim is to increase its clients' online visibility, boost web traffic and enhance brand awareness in the French market.
Founded in 2006, blueKiwi describes itself as "the global conversation company". It sees its remit as educating companies to engage the collective voices of the Web in conversation in order to help its clients make better decisions regarding products, services and business strategies. The BlueKiwi Social Business Platform is the Web specialist's flagship product: it enables marketers and community managers to easily build, monitor and manage external communities and to generate "the best conversations inside the company", with a view to turning them into an actionable process.
Clients and partners of BlueKiwi include leading global brands like Alcatel-Lucent, BNP Paribas, Cap Gemini, Dassault Sytemes, Microsoft, Nokia and Rainmaker. The company sums up its approach thus: "Join the conversation and turn fruitful conversations into real business actions."
This company states: "At Serious Factory, we strongly believe that real-time three dimension (3D) is emerging as the new media type of the Web." The team at Serious Factory has experienced rising interest in exploiting real-time 3D in Web applications to add value, create immersive experiences, and deliver information in a more meaningful way.
The combined effect of higher network bandwidth and increased graphics processing power is enabling the roll-out of compelling 3-D consumer experiences, which range from Web-based games and online virtual worlds to advanced simulations and the deployment of sophisticated programs for education and training.
Serious Factory has positioned itself as an important developer of interactive, real-time 3-D and multimedia software for a diverse range of markets and applications.From video games and online 3-D showrooms to 3-D configurators, high-definition movies and vertical applications, Serious Factory's focus has been to develop advanced and sophisticated 3-D applications for a superior online performance.
Sud de France Export
This economic development agency for the region of Languedoc-Roussillon, in the south of France, supports companies based in the region in their internastional development.
The booth of this agency featured leading companies in ecommerce, emarketing, online advertising, Web 2.0 applications, Web-based usability as well as design and build applications for websites.Four innovative companies from the region exhibited on the Sud de France booth to promote their know-how in software and Web development.
Yooda specialises in dedicated Web-based solutions for referencing professionals. The company has been developing tools to assist and monitor referencing in search engines like Google, Yahoo and MSN, besides others.
Weezbe stresses that it is "the first multichannel ecommerce platform that centralises all distribution channels, orders, transactions and stocks", thus offering companies new marketing and distribution models on the Internet.
Nosibay is launching ´Bubble Dock´, a new desktop application for Windows which includes dock functionalities as well as a widget engine that comes with a free store that provides users with thousands of widgets, universes, RSS feeds and PodCasts, besides other things.
Oridao is a high-tech company that develops digital trackers and secured traceability architectures based on the concept of origin and events authentication for process and field maintenance traceability applications.