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DIRECTOR OF SPECIAL PROJECTS AT SIGFOX

Cédric Giorgi


Cédric Giorgi is Director of Special Projects at SIGFOX, in charge of projects such as the Sens’it device or SIGFOX Partner Network Platform. SIGFOX is building a global LPWAN wireless network for the Internet of Things. The company’s network complements existing high-bandwidth systems by providing economical, energy efficient two-way transmission of small quantities of data. Cédric joined SIGFOX in 2014 as Head of Startup & Developer Relations.

Before that, Cédric was the co-founder of Cookening, founded in 2012 and sold in 2015, a global marketplace that brings locals with foreigners during home cooked meals. Cédric worked at several startups during the early years of his career: he was Europe Director for Seesmic and Marketing Director for Goojet/Scoop.it

Cédric has been highly involved in the startup ecosystem since 2009, as Co-Editor and Conference Organizer for Techcrunch France in 2010/2011, curator and host of LeWeb Brands Track between 2011 and 2014. He’s since 2014 co-founder of NYC-based event La French Touch Conference. Cédric is a regular speaker at tech or business events, meetups and universities. He’s the founder and animator of private community of 3000+ French startupers.

Cédric has an engineer degree in computer science from INSA Toulouse and a postgraduate in marketing and communication from Toulouse Business School, speaks French, English and German fluently. He’s married and a dad of a wonderful Lina.


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