(from left to the right: Thomas Serval - Microsoft, Thierry Bellefontaine - Cegid, Joannes Vermorel - Lokad, Olivier Ezratty - Independent, Xavier Lazarus - Elaia Partners, Jakob Harttung - Microsoft)
In a nutshell, Windows Azure is attracting a LOT of attention from the French software editors. Plus, Lokad was also present at the Pavillon Gabriel for the ARD forum 2008 with a couple of other startup founders.
(from left to the right: Tony Gomes - Advance IT, Alexandre Malsch - Eeple, Thomas Defaye - Microsoft, Joannès Vermorel - Lokad. Original picture taken by Damien Roué)