Passionate about the aerospace and defence Industry, Elodie supported the business development and industrial partnerships of leaders (Airbus and Thales) for 15 years, mainly in Africa and Middle East. She joined in 2018 the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit, a joint initiative by the United Arab Emirates Government and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization to promote the future of industry. She is also supporting early-stage aerospace startups to scale in the region through Gothams x Hub 71 accelerator program and backs several entrepreneurs through Alidade Ventures. She is volunteering for the French Tech, as President of the UAE community.
15 November 2021 | 10:20 - 11:00 | Keynote Panel: Startups invading the air transport industry
An increasing number of companies are setting up investment arms and accelerators to support innovation in the aerospace industry. This session will highlight increasing investments in aerospace startups, sectors they are focusing on and the new opportunities