Viva Technology, or VivaTech, is an annual commerical convention held in Paris, France where startup companies exhibit their latest products.
VivaTech was founded in 2016 by Publicis Groupe and Groupe Les Echos. The first year of VivaTech gathered 45,000 visitors including 5,000 startup companies. In 2017, VivaTech was held from 14 to 16 June in Paris, France (Paris Expo Porte de Versailles). In attendance were 6,000 startup firms, 1,400 investors, and 1,500 journalists.