Conférence Intelligence Artificielle : de la technique au business

Un événement Orrick en parteneriat avec et l'Ecole polytechnique, accélérateur et incubateur de startups

Conférence | December.14.2016 | 6pm - 8pm (Central Europe Standard Time)

Orrick Rambaud Martel

Le cabinet Orrick Rambaud Martel s’associe à l’Ecole Polytechnique et pour une conférence-débat le mercredi 14 décembre sur le thème : « L’INTELLIGENCE ARTIFICIELLE, DE LA TECHNIQUE AU BUSINESS ». 

artificial intelligence

  • Polytechnique et l'AI
  • La place de l'avocat dans les start-ups / labos AI
  • Intelligence Artificielle, science avec conscience ?
  • Rêves et défis des entrepreneurs en AI
  • Les acquisitions de start-ups AI : vaguelette ou lame de fond ?

Les intervenants :

  • Jacques Attali, écrivain et président de Positive Planet

  • Jean Ponce, professeur à l'Ecole Normale Supérieure et responsable de l'équipe Inria Willow

  • Marc Rougier, entrepreneur et associé du fonds d'investissement Elaia Partners,

  • Matthieu Somekh, directeur Entrepreneuriat & Innovation de l'École Polytechnique

  • Olivier Edwards, avocat Technology Companies Group du cabinet Orrick Rambaud Martel

  • Milie Taing, CEO de

Avec la participation de Deepomatic et Vocal Apps.

CLE Credits Available: N



  • Technology & Innovation Sector
  • Life Sciences Sector
  • Technology Companies Group
  • Corporate
  • Silicon Valley Europe Desk

Olivier Edwards Senior Counsel Technology Companies Group, Corporate


Olivier Edwards is a lawyer in Orrick’s Paris office, member of the Technology Companies Group. He advises emerging companies and venture capital funds on investment, merger and acquisition matters with an emphasis on cross-border deals.

Olivier has been and is continuously recognized in Chambers & Partners, and has been described by his clients as “a very senior lawyer with vast experience in the merger and acquisition process,” "a talented lawyer and leading figure.“ He is a top-tier venture capital practitioner renowned for his fund-raising prowess and is often called the “godfather" of French venture law.

He recently integrated the Legal 500 Hall of fame in Venture Capital for receiving "..constant praise by their clients for continued excellence. The Hall of Fame highlights, to clients, the law firm partners who are at the pinnacle of the profession." (Legal 500)

With a great experience on cross-border merger and acquisitions deals, and joint-venture operations, Olivier has worked with key players of the tech market such as eBay, Sony Ericsson, Softbank, Astanor, Biom'Up, Balyo, Aledia and Partech.

With Matteo Daste, Olivier is a co-founder and co-Chair of Silicon Valley’s Europe Desk which strengthens our unique positioning alongside European companies aiming at Silicon Valley’s capital and technologies and US corporates looking for investment opportunities in Europe.

Before joining Orrick as a Senior Counsel, Olivier was a partner at Gide Loyrette Nouel and was the Head of European Venture department at Morgan Lewis law firm.