How to join us ?

Apply to the Welcome City Lab Incubation Programs

You can apply throughout the year, or during one of our calls for candidates.



In addition to sector expertise, applicant companies must meet the following criteria to be eligible for incubation:

  • Present an innovative product or service
  • Demonstrate strong development potential
  • Be in the process of setting up business, or have an existing corporate structure of less than 5 years




Step 1: Submit your application

To get started, create an account on the Agorize platform, fill in the application form and upload your business plan or executive summary.

During our Calls for candidates, additional documents may be required (such as administrative documents).


Step 2: Pre-selection and application review

Your application will be reviewed by a Paris&Co Project Head, as well as by the platform’s corporate partners.


Step 3: Selection committee

You will be invited to present your project to a selection committee jury composed of:

  • Our platform partners (corporates and institutional investors)
  • A panel of external experts (entrepreneurs, financiers, Professional experts…)
  • A member of Paris&Co

The entire application process, from submitting your written application to the selection committee jury, can take up to 3 months and is strictly confidential.

Membership in our incubators depends on the number of spaces available in our premises.

Apply here


Our selection process is fair and objective. Each application is reviewed by a variety of professionals and partners, and each member of the selection committee has just one vote, no exceptions. Applications are admitted or rejected based on the number of votes received. At the end of the process, 10% of candidates on average join our incubation programs.