may, 2023

thu25may09:00thu18:00Les Rencontres du vélo et des mobilités douces09:00 - 18:00

Event Details

At a time when the challenges of low-carbon mobility have never been so important for the planet, Gomet’, the “metropolitan media that creates links” in Aix Marseille Provence and the region, is taking the initiative to create a dedicated event: Les rencontres du vélo et des mobilités douces.

The 2023 edition of the event will take place on the 25 of May, in Marseille. The key themes of the event this year will be: urbanism, sport & health, innovation, cycling tourism and logistics.

The objectives of this unique event are numerous: to stimulate and feed the debate, to facilitate and enrich good practices, and to highlight and showcase concrete initiatives and solutions proposed by local and international players.

Conferences, workshops, exhibitions, stands, an innovation challenge, a pitch party, cyclo-visits, prizewinners, etc. will be offered throughout the day. 

EIT Urban Mobility Participation 

María Paula Caycedo, Head of the Innovation Hub South, will be participating as a speaker to present EIT Urban Mobility strategy and discuss how companies and public structures could be involved in your projects both in Europe and locally:

Roundtable “What financing possibilities to develop businesses and an economic sector in the South region?” (14.00 – 16.00)
Moderator: Christian Apothéloz, journaliste chez Gomet’​ Media

  • JEAN-DANIEL BEURNIER, vice-president delegate for sports at the CCI AMP, at the CCI Régionale, president of Kedge and of the WTCMP, vice-president of the Regional Sports Conference, president of the Amical Vélo Club Aixois
  • MARIA PAULA CAYCEDO , Director of Innovation Hub South EIT Urban Mobility
  • FLORENCE GALL, General Delegate of the APIC bicycle sector
  • BRICE CHANDON, Euroméditerranée sustainable development engineering manager
  • JEAN-PASCAL PLUMIER, co-founder and CEO of OZO Electric.


María Paula will also participate as jury for the start-up pitch party at 12 p.m. in the Grand Hall (until 12:40 p.m.). Host: Agathe Perrier (Journalist)

Start-ups pitch: Deki – Wattsgood – Synchronicity – Cargo Mass – Jup’on

Jury members :
Maria Paula CAYCEDO, Innovation Hub South Director EIT Urban Mobility
Christophe CAILLE, President of the Rive Neuve Group
Charlotte LEYDET, PLD group development director
Diane RENAUD, delegate of the French Tech Aix Marseille South Region. Banque des Territoires / Ademe / Bpifrance (To be confirmed)

More information available here: and


(Thursday) 09:00 - 18:00


Marseille Palais de la Bourse