We blend nature and technology to design
patented groundbreaking new materials

  • We have developed a technical process to remove the weak lignin parts of a wood board’s structure, replacing the lignin with a custom polymer. The result is a sustainable material with the strength profile of metal and the cost profile of low-grade wood.
  • Woodoo is one of the most awarded deeptech startups in Europe, with over 30 accolades since 2016.
  • Woodoo works with top OEMs and suppliers in multiple industries. 


3x sturdier





dimensionally stable



low-grade species compatible



low CO2 footprint


We transform native wood
into a touch-sensitive surface


  • International

  • H2020 SME Instrument 2

    H2020 SME Instrument 2

    Grant #829651, September 2018

  • JEC Composite

    JEC Composite

    Startup Booster WINNER, March 2019

  • Regional Development European Fund

    Regional Development European Fund

    FEDER - European Union, December 2019

  • European Innovator of the year

    European Innovator of the year

    European Summit, October 2016

  • Fulbright for the Future Prize

    Fulbright for the Future Prize

    Fulbright Commission, November 2018

  • World Alliance Award

    World Alliance Award

    Solar Impulse Foundation, May 2018

  • Global Shapers Award

    Global Shapers Award

    World Economic Forum, September 2016

  • EDF Pulse

    EDF Pulse

    EDF Foundation, September 2017

  • SME Innovation Associate

    SME Innovation Associate

    European Commission, June 2017

  • SmartEES


    European Commission, September 2018

  • Startup Autobahn Award

    Startup Autobahn Award

    Plug&Play, September 2018

  • Runner-up Prize

    Runner-up Prize

    CleanTech Open World 2017 – San Francisco, February 2017

  • Climate KIC Prize

    Climate KIC Prize

    European Institute of Innovation & Technology, September 2016

  • National

  • French Innovator of the year

    French Innovator of the year

    MIT Technology Review - Innovators Under 35

  • i-LAB – National research Award

    i-LAB – National research Award

    French Ministry of Research and Innovation, June 2017

  • France AgriMer

    France AgriMer

    French Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

  • GreenTech Verte

    GreenTech Verte

    French Ministry of the Environment, November 2016

  • ADEME IPME Eco-conception

    ADEME IPME Eco-conception

    France Climate Agency, November 2016

  • Grand Prix de l’Innovation de la Ville de Paris

    Grand Prix de l’Innovation de la Ville de Paris

    Eco-innovation category, December 2016

  • 100 Under 40 making tomorrow’s cities

    100 Under 40 making tomorrow’s cities

    Choiseul Institute, July 2018

  • 1st Prize – Bpifrance

    1st Prize – Bpifrance

    Talents BGE, October 2016

  • 1st Prize – CleanTech Open France 2016

    1st Prize – CleanTech Open France 2016

    Green chemistry category, September 2016

  • LVMH Innovation Award

    LVMH Innovation Award

    Startup Lab Station F, October 2017

  • Grand Prize

    Grand Prize

    Biennale 1.618 for Durable Luxury, June 2018

  • 1st Prize – ACCOR Hotels Challenge

    1st Prize – ACCOR Hotels Challenge

    VivaTechnology, August 2016

  • 1st Prize – TOTAL Energies

    1st Prize – TOTAL Energies

    TOTAL EDHEC Entreprendre, March 2016

  • Grand Prize Mecenate Besnard de Quelen

    Grand Prize Mecenate Besnard de Quelen

    Arts & Science Society (CNAM), January 2016

  • Regional

  • BE EST

    BE EST

    Investissement d'Avenir - Bpifrance, March 2018

  • Paris Innovation Amorçage

    Paris Innovation Amorçage

    Bpifrance, July 2017

  • FrenchTech Award

    FrenchTech Award

    Bpifrance, October 2016

  • 1st Prize – Plug&Start contest

    1st Prize – Plug&Start contest

    Troyes Technopole, July 2016

  • Innovation Prize

    Innovation Prize

    FIDAL law firm, April 2016

  • Grand Est Region

    Grand Est Region

    Innovation Award, September 2017

  • WILCO Award

    WILCO Award

    Paris Region, February 2018


  • Forbes
  • MIT Technology Review
  • L’Express
  • France Inter
  • La Tribune
  • Usbek & Rica

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