François Dufour started working on open innovation inside Orange in 2010. In 2012 he launches the Orange Technocentre’s Startup Program. In 2014 he launches Hello Startup, a TV show sponsored by Orange and broadcasted on BFMTV, the #1 TV news channel in France. Thanks to Hello Startup, each week a startup CEO can reach partners, investors and hundreds of thousands of potential customers. As from early 2015 François Dufour is Development Director at Orange Technocentre.