The Village Startups

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Dedicated to innovation in the Retail and Ecommerce industry, the Village Startups returns to One to One Monaco for its 4th edition.

The Village Startups highlights the most innovative up and coming companies in the sector. Strategically located at the heart of the event, it offers selected startups a unique visibility towards the 800decision makers participating in the event.

Applications for the 2023 edition are now open until 12 December.


Who can apply? All startups who have never participated in the One to One Retail Ecommerce Monaco

Why participate?

  • A unique visibility to nearly 1000+ leaders in the retail and e-commerce sector
  • The opportunity to compete for the Community Awards and the Committee Awards, a true recognition from the industry
  • A powerful ans extensive media coverage

How does it work ?

  • Startups can apply until 12 December
  • The Editorial Committee selects the 20 shortlisted startups
  • On 13 January, the 20 pre-selected startups pitches in front of the editorial committee
  • On 14 January, the results are announced to the 12 startups selected to be part of this year Village 
  • Each startup must validate their participation before 20 January on the online One to One platform
  • Results are announced to the Press and the One to One Community 

Participation costs : 10,000€ h.t.
The 12 startups selected will benefit from a sponsorship of 50% of the total fees, bringing their fee to 5,000€ h.t. 

Pitch sessions

2 pitch sessions are organised during the event on the 14th and 15th of March in the auditorium.

Participants to One to One Monaco will be asked to vote for the Community Prize, which rewards the most popular startups amongst guests and partners.

Review the 2022 pitch sessions

Award ceremony 

Two awards will be presented on the 15th of March 2023, during the Gala evening at the Chapiteau de Fontvieille:

  • The Community Award, rewarding the startup with the highest number of votes from participants
  • The Committee Award, rewarding the Editorial Committee favorite startup

In 2022, more than 60 applications were received by the editorial committee of One to One Monaco. After several weeks of deliberation, 12 startups were able to convince the members of the committee by the innovative aspect of their solutions and the answers to the current issues of e-commerce retail.

The winners from previous editions 


The Community Award 2022 

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The Commitee Award 2022


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  • A srtong impact, measured by external studies.
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The Community Award

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The Community Award


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14/16 March 2023 Monaco